HARTFORD, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Board of Directors of Aetna (NYSE: AET) today declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.50 per share on the company’s common stock. The dividend is payable on October 27, 2017, to shareholders of record at the close of business on October 12, 2017.
Declaration and payment of future dividends is at the discretion of the Board and may be adjusted as business needs or market conditions change.
Aetna is one of the nation’s leading diversified health care benefits companies, serving an estimated 44.7 million people with information and resources to help them make better informed decisions about their health care. Aetna offers a broad range of traditional, voluntary and consumer-directed health insurance products and related services, including medical, pharmacy, dental, behavioral health, group life and disability plans, and medical management capabilities, Medicaid health care management services, workers’ compensation administrative services and health information technology products and services. Aetna’s customers include employer groups, individuals, college students, part-time and hourly workers, health plans, health care providers, governmental units, government-sponsored plans, labor groups and expatriates. For more information, see www.aetna.com and learn about how Aetna is helping to build a healthier world. @AetnaNews