Product Launch, Quarterly Reports, Executive Change, and Partnership - Research Report on Medtronic, WellPoint, Centene, Align Technology, and WellCare Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. PR Newswire NEW YORK, November 1, 2013 NEW YORK, November 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Analysts' Corner announced new research reports highlighting Medtronic, Inc. (NYSE: MDT), WellPoint Inc. (NYSE: WLP), Centene Corp. (NYSE: CNC), Align Technology Inc. (NASDAQ: ALGN), and WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE: WCG). Today's readers may access these reports free of charge - including full price targets, industry analysis and analyst ratings - via the links below. Medtronic, Inc. Research Report On October 21, 2013, Medtronic, Inc. (Medtronic) announced the launch of the Export Advance aspiration catheter, which offers greater power and superior deliverability, in the US. Jason Weidman, Vice President and General Manager of Medtronic's Coronary business, stated, "With more than 10 years of market leadership in this product category, Medtronic has continued to lead the way in innovation, setting a new standard of performance with the Export Advance aspiration catheter." Weidman continued, "In addition to superior deliverability, our next-generation device offers high-performing aspiration power that physicians have come to expect from Export aspiration catheters, which to date have been used to treat more than one million patients worldwide." The Full Research Report on Medtronic, Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: [http://www.AnalystsCorner.com/r/full_research_report/bc94_MDT] -- WellPoint Inc. Research Report On October 23, 2013, WellPoint Inc. (WellPoint) released its Q3 2013 results. For Q3 2013, WellPoint registered total revenues of $18.0 billion, up 17.0% YoY. The Company posted net income of $656.2 million in Q3 2013, compared to net income of $691.2 million in Q3 2012. WellPoint reported diluted EPS of $2.16, up 0.5% YoY during the quarter. Wayne DeVeydt, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of WellPoint, commented, "Our third quarter results were driven primarily by lower than anticipated medical cost experience, as well as favorable membership and revenue. Our results were also supported by strong operating cash flow generation." The Full Research Report on WellPoint Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: [http://www.AnalystsCorner.com/r/full_research_report/64cd_WLP] -- Centene Corp. Research Report On October 22, 2013, Centene Corp. (Centene) released its Q3 2013 results. Centene registered total revenues of $2.8 billion in Q3 2013, up 14.5% YoY. The Company posted net earnings attributable to Centene of $49.4 million in Q3 2013, up 1192.8% YoY. Centene further reported diluted EPS of $0.87 in Q3 2013, up 1142.9% YoY. Commenting on the results, Michael F. Neidorff, Centene's Chairman and CEO, said, "The quarter and year to date results reflect the efforts and growing capabilities of all our employees who are committed to delivering high quality and lower cost services." The Full Research Report on Centene Corp. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: [http://www.AnalystsCorner.com/r/full_research_report/e85d_CNC] -- Align Technology Inc. Research Report On October 28, 2013, Align Technology Inc. (Align Technology) announced the resignation of Richard Twomey from the position of Vice President, International to serve as President and CEO of a leading global healthcare products and services company based in Europe. According to Align Technology, Thomas M. Prescott, Align's President and CEO, will assume primary responsibility for all international operations. Prescott commented, "On behalf of Align's executive management team and board of directors, I want to thank Richard for his leadership in the growth and development of our international business and congratulate him on this new career opportunity." He added, "We have a world-class team at Align, including a strong global team with seasoned, experienced leaders who are driving our European growth and expansion in Asia. I am confident this organization will continue to deliver great results in our international markets." The Full Research Report on Align Technology Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: [http://www.AnalystsCorner.com/r/full_research_report/69b3_ALGN] -- WellCare Health Plans, Inc. Research Report On October 21, 2013, WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (WellCare) announced its partnership with Louisiana's Smoking Cessation Trust (SCT) to encourage its eligible Louisiana Medicare Advantage members to enroll in a no-cost, smoking cessation program. Frank Heyliger, WellCare's Region President for Louisiana and Texas, said, "WellCare's mission is to enhance our members' health and quality of life." Heyliger continued, "We see our partnership with the SCT as a great opportunity to help our members access the critical services they may need to kick the smoking habit for good. This can lead to improvements in chronic health conditions and positively impact overall health outcomes." The Full Research Report on WellCare Health Plans, Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: [http://www.AnalystsCorner.com/r/full_research_report/be48_WCG] ---- EDITOR NOTES: 1.This is not company news. We are an independent source and our views do not reflect the companies mentioned. 2.Information in this release is fact checked and produced on a best efforts basis and reviewed by Ananya Ghosh, a CFA charterholder. However, we are only human and are prone to make mistakes. If you notice any errors or omissions, please notify us below. 3.This information is submitted as a net-positive to companies mentioned, to increase awareness for mentioned companies to our subscriber base and the investing public. 4.If you wish to have your company covered in more detail by our team, or wish to learn more about our services, please contact us at pubco@EquityNewsNetwork.com. 5.For any urgent concerns or inquiries, please contact us at compliance@EquityNewsNetwork.com. 6.Are you a public company? Would you like to see similar coverage on your company? Send us a full investors' package to research@EquityNewsNetwork.com for consideration. COMPLIANCE PROCEDURE Content is researched, written and reviewed on a best-effort basis. This document, article or report is prepared and authored by Equity News Network. An outsourced research services provider represented by Ananya Ghosh, CFA, has only reviewed the information provided by Equity News Network in this article or report according to the Procedures outlined by Equity News Network. Equity News Network is not entitled to veto or interfere in the application of such procedures by the outsourced provider to the articles, documents or reports, as the case may be. NOT FINANCIAL ADVICE Equity News Network makes no warranty, expressed or implied, as to the accuracy or completeness or fitness for a purpose (investment or otherwise), of the information provided in this document. This information is not to be construed as personal financial advice. Readers are encouraged to consult their personal financial advisor before making any decisions to buy, sell or hold any securities mentioned herein. NO WARRANTY OR LIABILITY ASSUMED Equity News Network is not responsible for any error which may be occasioned at the time of printing of this document or any error, mistake or shortcoming. No liability is accepted by Equity News Network whatsoever for any direct, indirect or consequential loss arising from the use of this document. Equity News Network expressly disclaims any fiduciary responsibility or liability for any consequences, financial or otherwise arising from any reliance placed on the information in this document. Equity News Network does not (1) guarantee the accuracy, timeliness, completeness or correct sequencing of the information, or (2) warrant any results from use of the information. The included information is subject to change without notice. CFA® and Chartered Financial Analyst® are registered trademarks owned by CFA Institute. AnalystsCorner.com SOURCE Analysts' Corner Contact: Joe Thomas; +1-310-496-8071 (North America)
Product Launch, Quarterly Reports, Executive Change, and Partnership - Research Report on Medtronic, WellPoint, Centene, Align
Press spacebar to pause and continue. Press esc to stop.