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Revenues Profits
Rank Company Fortune 500 rank $ millions % change from 2010 $ millions % change from 2010
1 UnitedHealth Group 22 101,862.0 8.2 5,142.0 11.0
2 WellPoint 45 60,710.7 3.2 2,646.7 -8.3
3 Humana 79 36,832.0 8.8 1,419.0 29.1
4 Aetna 89 33,779.8 -1.4 1,985.7 12.4
5 Cigna 130 21,998.0 3.5 1,327.0 -1.3
6 Coventry Health Care 219 12,186.7 5.2 543.1 23.8
7 Health Net 221 11,901.0 -12.6 72.1 -64.7
8 Amerigroup 385 6,318.4 8.8 195.6 -28.4
9 WellCare Health Plans 401 6,106.9 12.3 264.2 N.A.
10 Centene 453 5,340.6 19.5 111.2 17.3
11 Molina Healthcare 500 4,769.9 16.7 20.8 -62.1
Rank Company Revenues % Assets % Stockholders'
Equity %
1 UnitedHealth Group 5.0 7.6 18.2
2 WellPoint 4.4 5.1 11.4
3 Humana 3.9 8.0 17.6
4 Aetna 5.9 5.1 19.6
5 Cigna 6.0 2.6 15.9
6 Coventry Health Care 4.5 6.2 12.0
7 Health Net 0.6 2.0 5.0
8 Amerigroup 3.1 7.0 15.2
9 WellCare Health Plans 4.3 10.6 23.7
10 Centene 2.1 5.1 11.9
11 Molina Healthcare 0.4 1.3 2.8
Earnings Per Share Total Return to Investors Employees
Rank Company 2001-2011 Annual growth (%) 2001-2011 Annual rate (%) 2011 (%) Number % change from 2010
1 UnitedHealth Group 21.1 11.4 42.1 99,000 13.8
2 WellPoint N.A. 10.5 18.2 37,700 0.5
3 Humana 28.3 22.3 61.1 40,000 13.6
4 Aetna N.A. 18.0 39.8 33,300 -2.1
5 Cigna 8.2 3.8 14.7 31,400 2.6
6 Coventry Health Care 21.0 13.1 15.0 14,400 2.9
7 Health Net 1.5 3.4 11.5 7,411 -8.4
8 Amerigroup 13.9 18.4 34.5 5,100 13.3
9 WellCare Health Plans N.A. N.A. 73.7 3,990 20.9
10 Centene 14.7 18.4 56.2 5,300 26.2
11 Molina Healthcare N.A. N.A. 20.3 5,200 24.8
Issue date: May 21, 2012
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