UnitedHealth, the largest U.S. health insurer, reported a stronger-than-expected quarterly profit and raised its full-year earnings forecast, helped by strength in its pharmacy benefit management business. UnitedHealth, the bellwether for the industry, is the first health insurer to report earnings a week after U.S.
Insurers stake their businesses on their ability to accurately price risk when writing policies. Many data points go into calculating the premium for a home or auto policy, but a key factor is location, whether it’s due to the area’s vehicle density or crime
By taking action to kill the cost sharing reduction (CSR) subsidies of the Affordable Care Act last week Trump claims that he has stopped what he has called an “insurance company bailout.” But is that what he has actually done? Or, has he created
Wineries damaged by wildfires tearing through Northern California are starting insurance claims, and at least some of the smaller vintners are likely to find limits in their policies mean payouts fall short of rebuilding costs. Gaps in coverage and a spike in rebuilding costs,
President Donald Trump’s decision to end key federal payments to Obamacare insurers “will lead to substantial” losses of revenue for health plans, a new analysis finds. Avalere Health said that insurers nationally will lose $1 billion in federal funds as a result of Trump’s dramatic move, unless