Press Releases

  • 5/19/06 5:33 pm EDT
    OLDWICK, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 19, 2006--A.M. Best Co. has taken various rating actions on the financial strength ratings (FSR), issuer credit ratings (ICR) and debt ratings of Humana Inc (Humana) (NYSE: HUM) (Louisville, KY) and its insurance and HMO subsidiaries. The outlook for the FSRs, ICRs and debt ratings has been revised to negative from stable. (See below for a detailed list of ratings.) A.M. Best has downgraded the debt ratings on both the existing debt and shelf. Themore...
  • 5/1/06 5:00 am EDT
    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 1, 2006--Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM): -- 2006 EPS outlook raised to $2.82 to $2.88 -- Consolidated revenues increase $1.32 billion, or 39 percent year over year -- Medical membership up 32 percent year over year and 31 percent sequentially -- New Medicare PDP business impacts quarterly earnings pattern -- GAAP cash flows from operations of $1.01 billion -- Non-GAAP cash flows from operations of $233.3 million Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) today reported $0.50more...
  • 4/28/06 1:29 pm EDT
    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 28, 2006--Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) announced today that James J. O'Brien was elected as a member of the board of directors at its annual meeting of stockholders on April 27. Mr. O'Brien, 51, is chairman of the board and chief executive officer of Ashland Inc., a FORTUNE 500 chemical and transportation construction company based in Covington, Ky. Prior to assuming the position of CEO he was Ashland's president and chief operating officer. Previously, Mr.more...
  • 4/26/06 3:00 pm EDT
    NEW ORLEANS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 26, 2006--The David Toms Foundation and The Humana Foundation are joining forces to support four New Orleans-based children's charities with grants totaling $400,000. Reconcile New Orleans, Kingsley House, Desire Street Academy and City Year Louisiana will receive $100,000 each to advance hurricane relief efforts. Following Hurricane Katrina, David Toms, a leading PGA TOUR professional, made a plea to help raise money for the hurricane victims. Toms,more...
  • 4/26/06 7:30 am EDT
    --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- WHAT: The David Toms Foundation and the Humana Foundation will announce grants of $100,000 each to four New Orleans-based children's charities. The recipients are Reconcile New Orleans, Kingsley House, Desire Street Academy and City Year Louisiana. WHO: David Toms HUMANA Representatives Representatives of Reconcile New Orleans, Kingsley House, Desire Street Academy and City Year Louisianamore...
  • 4/25/06 12:40 pm EDT
    --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- WHAT: The David Toms Foundation and the Humana Foundation will announce grants of $100,000 each to four New Orleans-based children's charities. The recipients are Reconcile New Orleans, Kingsley House, Desire Street Academy and City Year Louisiana. WHO: David Toms HUMANA Representatives Representatives of Reconcile New Orleans, Kingsley House, Desire Street Academy and City Year Louisianamore...
  • 4/25/06 8:46 am EDT
    WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 25, 2006--  Educational outreach will feature free bone mineral density screenings, healthy cooking and strength building exercise demonstrations on April 27   Humana, Inc. (NYSE:HUM) is partnering with Proctermore...
  • 4/11/06 10:00 am EDT
    BATON ROUGE, La. & LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 11, 2006--The National Senior Games Association (NSGA) and Humana (NYSE: HUM) have entered into a six-year partnership in which Humana will be the Presenting Sponsor of NSGA's premier event, the Summer National Senior Games - The Senior Olympics for the term of the agreement. The biennial Summer National Senior Games - The Senior Olympics Presented By Humana is the largest multi-sport event in the world for men and women over themore...
  • 3/24/06 4:00 pm EST
    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 24, 2006--Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) will release its financial results for the first quarter 2006 on Monday, May 1, 2006 at 5:00 a.m. eastern time. The company will host a conference call, as well as a virtual slide presentation at 9:00 a.m. eastern time that same morning to discuss its financial results for the quarter and 2006 earnings guidance. The live virtual presentation (audio with slides) may be accessed via Humana's Investor Relations page at wwwmore...
  • 3/24/06 4:00 pm EST
    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 24, 2006--Humana Inc. (NYSE:HUM) will hold its annual shareholders' meeting on Thursday, April 27, 2006 at 10:00 a.m. eastern time. The company will webcast the shareholders' meeting for those unable to attend the event in person. The live virtual presentation (audio only) may be accessed via Humana's Investor Relations page at www.humana.com. The accompanying slide presentation will be posted to this site, as well. The company suggests web participantsmore...