Cigna Q2 Adj. Profit Tops View, But Revenues Miss; Reaffirms 2015 Outlook

Health insurer Cigna Corp., which is being acquired by larger peer Anthem, Inc., reported Thursday a profit for the second quarter that grew three percent from last year, driven by contributions across its diversified portfolio of businesses amid improved premiums and fees. Global medical customers and policies also improved. Adjusted earnings per share topped analysts’ expectations.