Aetna Inc. will give some customers and employees discounts on Apple Inc.'s smartwatch, offering the potential that incentives from the insurance industry could boost sales of the technology giant's wearable device.
Aetna logo Markston International LLC lowered its position in shares of Aetna Inc. (NYSE:AET) by 5.3% during the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Aetna logo Retirement Systems of Alabama boosted its stake in shares of Aetna Inc. (NYSE:AET) by 0.3% during the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Aetna (NYSE: AET) and Louisville-based Humana already have said they plan to vigorously defend the deal in court. Guertin said the companies now are actively preparing their defense and that they have "every intention to follow this all the way through.
Aetna Inc the insurance giant has announced that it will be launching a new program under which the company will subsidize the cost of Apple Watches for a few participating employers and some individual customers.