Last $62.21 USD
Change Today -1.35 / -2.12%
Volume 726.3K
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wellcare health plans inc (WCG) Snapshot

Open
$62.97
Previous Close
$63.56
Day High
$63.55
Day Low
$61.47
52 Week High
12/2/13 - $75.31
52 Week Low
05/21/13 - $50.41
Market Cap
2.7B
Average Volume 10 Days
915.7K
EPS TTM
$4.65
Shares Outstanding
43.9M
EX-Date
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P/E TM
13.4x
Dividend
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Dividend Yield
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wellcare health plans inc (WCG) Details

WellCare Health Plans, Inc. provides managed care services for government-sponsored health care programs in the United States. It operates in three segments: Medicaid, MA, and PDP. The company offers Medicaid plans, including plans for beneficiaries of Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) programs; Supplemental Security Income (SSI) programs; and Aged Blind and Disabled (ABD) programs; and other state-based programs, such as Children’s Health Insurance Program and Family Health Plus programs for qualifying families who are not eligible for Medicaid. The TANF program provides assistance to low-income families with children; and ABD and SSI programs provide assistance to low-income aged, blind, or disabled individuals. It also provides Medicare, a federal health insurance program; Medicare Advantage, a Medicare’s managed care alternative to original Medicare that provides individuals standard Medicare benefits directly through Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services; and coordinated care plans, which are administered through health maintenance organizations and require members to seek health care services and select a primary care physician from a network of health care providers. In addition, the company provides prescription drug plans comprising Medicare Part D program that offers national in-network prescription drug coverage to Medicare-eligible beneficiaries. As of December 31, 2013, it served approximately 2.8 million members. WellCare Health Plans, Inc. was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Tampa, Florida.

5,200 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/14/14
Founded in 1985

wellcare health plans inc (WCG) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman of The Board and Chief Executive Off...
Total Annual Compensation: $246.2K
Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice Presi...
Total Annual Compensation: $500.0K
Chief Strategy & Development Officer and Seni...
Total Annual Compensation: $396.2K
Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Se...
Total Annual Compensation: $396.2K
Chief Human Resources Officer and Senior Vice...
Total Annual Compensation: $321.2K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

wellcare health plans inc (WCG) Key Developments

Wellcare Health Plans, Inc. Proposes Amendment to the Certificate of Incorporation

WellCare Health Plans, Inc. proposed amendment to the company's Certificate of Incorporation to include a forum selection clause.

WLP Reportedly Eyes WCG

WellPoint Inc. (NYSE:WLP) has been working with investment bankers on a possible acquisition of WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG), according to the sources.

WellCare Health Plans, Inc. Presents at Barclays Capital 2014 Global Healthcare Conference, Mar-12-2014 09:30 AM

WellCare Health Plans, Inc. Presents at Barclays Capital 2014 Global Healthcare Conference, Mar-12-2014 09:30 AM. Venue: Loews Miami Beach Hotel, Miami, Florida, United States. Speakers: Tom Tran, Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer.

 

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