Metropolitan Health Networks, Inc.

  • Any Way To Profit From This Health Insurance Merger?

    By Mike Thiessen - December 6, 2012 | Tickers: HUM, MDF

    Health insurance giant Humana (NYSE: HUM) reported earlier this month that it intends to purchase Metropolitan Health Networks (NYSE: MDF).

    Humana is a major Louisville-based health insurance provider with over 40,000 full-time employees and nearly 20 million total members in all regions of the United States. The company provides group health insurance through employer plans, retail health care plans, and supplemental programs for Medicare and Medicaid patients. It also more »

  • The Healthcare Stocks You Need to Watch

    By Robert Hanley - November 12, 2012 | Tickers: CNC, HUM, MDF, MOH | Editor's Choice

    On Nov. 5, healthcare giant Humana (NYSE: HUM) agreed to buy Metropolitan Health Networks (NYSE: MDF) for $498 million, or $11.25 per share, in cash.  Metropolitan is a leading owner of physician practices, operating through its MetCare of Florida, Continucare, and Symphony Health Partners subsidiaries.  The company provides primary care services to 87,500 customers who are enrolled in government insurance (Medicare, Medicare Advantage, and Medicaid) or commercial insurance more »