You can now read 5 articles in a month for free on Read as much as you want anywhere and anytime for just 99¢.

Red Sox Live



▼  7th Inning 0 outs

WellPoint profit rises

Continue reading below

WellPoint, the second-biggest US health insurer, said quarterly profit rose 1.2 percent, in its first earnings report since former CEO Angela Braly left amid complaints about the company’s performance. Net income increased to $691.2 million. Earnings excluding one-time items topped by 26 cents per share the $1.83 average of 15 analyst estimates compiled by Bloomberg.

Loading comments...
Want each day's news headlines delivered fresh to your
inbox every morning? Just connect with us
in one of the following ways:
Please enter a valid email will never post anything without asking.
Privacy Policy
Subscriber Log In

You have reached the limit of 5 free articles in a month

Stay informed with unlimited access to Boston’s trusted news source.

  • High-quality journalism from the region’s largest newsroom
  • Convenient access across all of your devices
  • Today’s Headlines daily newsletter
  • Subscriber-only access to exclusive offers, events, contests, eBooks, and more
  • Less than 25¢ a week
Marketing image of
Marketing image of