Global health-care: premiums and fees +2.9% to $5.99B, adjusted margin slips to 6.6% from 6.7%.
Disability and life-insurance: premiums and fees +6.7% to $916M, adjusted margin grows to 6.7% from 5.2%.
Total medical customers edges up to 14.2M from 14.1M a year earlier and from almost 14.1M in Q4.
Increases FY EPS guidance to $7.05-7.35 from a prior outlook of $6.80-7.20 a share. Cigna also expects consolidated adjusted income from operations of $1.93-2B.
Analysts predict FY EPS of $7.17. (PR)