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Is Aetna Worthy Of A Position In An IRA?

I recently sold Walgreens (WBA) from my IRA portfolio because I had a pretty great gain in the name and wanted to lock in the profits. Now I'm on the hunt to find a replacement for the stock and would like to take a look at Aetna (AET). Aetna Inc. is a health care benefit company, which offers traditional and consumer-directed health insurance products and related services, including medical, pharmacy, dental, behavioral health, group life and disability plans. On February 3, 2015, the company reported fourth quarter earnings of $1.22, which was in line with the consensus of analyst estimates. In the past year, the company's stock is up 39.81% and is beating the S&P 500, which has gained 16.32% in the same time frame. I took my IRA back from my financial advisor who managed to not make as much money as the market has and I've decided that… Read More …