According to WSJ, Humana (HUM) approached by Walmart (WMT)

  • March 29, 2018

POTENTIAL DEAL DETAILS

StockHumana Inc.SymbolHUM
Date Announced03/29/2018Source The Wall Street Journal
TypeNews Report

Walmart Inc. (WMT) is in preliminary talks to buy insurer Humana Inc., (HUM) according to people familiar with the matter, a deal that would mark a dramatic shift for the retail behemoth and the latest in a recent flurry of big deals in health-care services.

Update(s):

April 01, 2018: Early-stage deal talks between Walmart Inc. (WMT) and Humana Inc. (HUM) are deepening anxiety in the hospital sector, which already has been grappling with sluggish growth and competition from cheaper health-care options.

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