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Aetna reports rise in fourth-quarter profits

Aetna on Monday reported a net income of $320.8 million, or $.91 per share, in the fourth quarter of 2015, a 38 percent rise from the same time last year. 

Humana's stock prices could thwart Aetna deal

Amid speculation this week that Aetna may make an offer to acquire either Humana or Cigna, industry analysts note a variety of factors that must take place for such a deal to occur.  

Aetna poised to make an offer for Cigna, Humana

A big-time merger between two of the Big Five for-profit health insurers may be on the horizon, with Aetna poised to make an offer for either Humana or Cigna.