Media stories about Health Net (NYSE:HNT) have been trending somewhat positive on Wednesday, Accern reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Health Net earned a coverage optimism score of 0.19 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news stories about the healthcare company an impact score of 44.2010418366716 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the next several days.
NYSE HNT traded up $2.38 on Wednesday, reaching $67.19. The company had a trading volume of 5,270,300 shares, compared to its average volume of 1,330,904. Health Net has a 1 year low of $52.40 and a 1 year high of $76.67.
Health Net Company Profile
Health Net, Inc (Health Net) is a managed care organization. The Company provides managed health care services through health plans and government-sponsored managed care plans. Its segments are Western Region Operations and Government Contracts. It provides and administers health benefits to approximately 6 million individuals across the United States through group, individual, Medicare, Medicaid, dual eligible, the United States Department of Defense (Department of Defense or DoD), including TRICARE, and the United States Department of Veterans Affairs programs.
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