Quick Facts
FONT-SIZE Plus   Neg
Share SHARE

Aetna Issues Statement On Supreme Court Ruling On Affordable Care Act

RELATED NEWS
Trade AET now with 

Aetna Inc. (AET: Quote) Thursday issued a statement after Supreme Court ruled to uphold the Affordable Care Act, also known as the federal health care reform law.

Aetna in the statement said, "Today's Supreme Court decision does not change our business strategy or commitment to system reforms that make quality care more affordable and accessible. We are prepared for the changes ahead and will continue to fully comply with the requirements of the Affordable Care Act.

"At the same time, we know that much more must be done to fix the problems that remain in our health care system. We believe there is still time -- if people can come together in a bipartisan way -- to improve quality and affordability. That security is what Americans want and need," Aetna added.

Click here to receive FREE breaking news email alerts for Aetna Inc and others in your portfolio

by RTT Staff Writer

For comments and feedback: editorial@rttnews.com

Business News

Quick Facts

Editors Pick
Germany consumer confidence is set to improve further in August to the strongest level since December 2006 despite escalating geopolitical tensions in Israel and Ukraine, data from market research group GfK showed Friday. The forward-looking consumer sentiment index rose to 9 in August, while it was expected to remain unchanged at 8.9. This was the highest value recorded since December 2006. Amazon.com, Inc. said Thursday that its second quarter loss widened from last year, as operating expenses outpaced revenue growth amid heavy spending on new technology and contents. The company's quarterly loss per share was also wider than what analysts expected, but is quarterly sales came in line with analysts' forecast. The company also forecast an operating loss for the current quarter. After failing to sustain an initial upward move, stocks showed a lack of direction throughout much of the trading day on Thursday. The major averages eventually closed nearly unchanged, turning in a mixed performance for the second straight day.
comments powered by Disqus
FREE Newsletters, Analysis & Alerts

 

Stay informed with our FREE daily Newsletters and real-time breaking News Alerts. Sign up to receive the latest information on business news, health, technology, biotech, market analysis, currency trading and more.