More on Humana (HUM) Q3: net profit -4.3% to $426M as benefit expenses as % of premiums rise to...

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More on Humana (HUM) Q3: net profit -4.3% to $426M as benefit expenses as % of premiums rise to 82.2% from 80.7%. President Bruce Broussard to become CEO on Jan 1 to replace Michael McCallister, who will become nonexec chairman. Ups guidance: sees 2012 EPS at $7.25-$7.35 vs consensus of $7.14, revenue at $39B-$39.5B vs $39.3B. Acquires Certify Data Systems a provider of health-information-exchange technology for an undisclosed sum. (See MDF acquisition)