Humana Says Earnings Per Share Next Year May Decline
Humana Inc. (HUM) the second-largest U.S. Medicare managed care provider, forecast lower profit for next year.
Earnings may fall to $7.40 to $7.60 a share in 2012, the Louisville, Kentucky-based insurer said in a statement today. That would be less than the 2011 profit of $8.35 to $8.40 a share the company predicted today.
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