Humana Q2 Adj. Profit Tops View, But Revenues Misses; Backs 2015 EPS Outlook

Health insurer Humana, Inc., which is being acquired by larger peer Aetna, Inc., reported Wednesday a profit for the second quarter that increased 25 percent from last year, reflecting improved results across each of the company’s business segments. Adjusted earnings per share topped analysts’ expectations, while quarterly revenues missed their estimates.