What’s Hot: Humana Inc, UnitedHealth Group Inc, Activision Blizzard, Optimer Pharmaceuticals

NEW YORK, April 02, 2013 -Bestdarnpennystocks.com, one of the leaders in providing investment alerts on U.S. stocks are announcing Investment Highlights on Humana Inc, UnitedHealth Group Inc, Activision Blizzard, Optimer Pharmaceuticals.Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI) shares increased 1.95% to $14.72. The company will begin trading ex-dividend on March 18, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.19 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 15,2013. Shareholders who purchased ATVI stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 5.56% increase over the prior year.How Should Investors Trade ATVI After The Recent Momentum? Find Out Here http://bestdarnpennystocks.com/landing/home-aw.php?code=ATVI (OR Just copy and paste the link)Additionally, Zacks upgraded shares of Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ: ATVI) from an underperform rating to a neutral rating in a research report released on Mar. 28. Zacks currently has $14.80 price target on the stock. Separately, Stifel Nicolaus analysts on Mar. 15 raised the price target on ATVI due to positive Feburary sales data and optimistic future expectations. The analysts maintain a “Buy” rating on ATVI and see shares reaching $17, up from the previous target of $15.Optimer Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:OPTR) shares gained 19.76% to $13.98. The company drew interest from drugmakers including GlaxoSmithKline Plc (GSK) and Japan’s Astellas Pharma Inc. (4503), said two people familiar with the matter today. The maker of the antibiotic Dificid aims to fetch as much as $1 billion in a possible auction, said the people, who asked not to be named because the process is private. Optimer also attractedinterest from Cubist Pharmaceuticals Inc. (CBST) and AstraZeneca Plc, said one of the people. Is OPTR a Strong Buy After Today’s Gap Up? Get Free Trend Analysis here http://bestdarnpennystocks.com/landing/home-aw.php?code=OPTR (OR Just copy and paste the link)Additionally, Zacks reaffirmed their neutral rating on shares of Optimer Pharmaceutic (NASDAQ: OPTR) in a report issued on Mar. 28. The firm currently has a $12.00 target price on the stock.Meanwhile, shares of health insurers climbed before the bell, after the release of final Medicare Advantage rate data for 2014 that indicates lower-than-expected funding cuts.Citi analyst Carl McDonald said that "the rate adjustment sends a pretty clear message that CMS has no interest in seeing major disruption in the Medicare Advantage program right now." The insurance companies that offer customers Medicare Advantage plans provide basic Medicare coverage at premiums lower than standard Medicare rates. These plans are a major source of growth for insurers.How Should Investors Trade The healthcare Sector Now? Get Free Comparative Analysis Here http://bestdarnpennystocks.com/landing/home-aw.php?code=HUM (OR Just copy and paste the link)"We believe this final rate notice provides insurers with enough flexibility to produce adequate margins for participation," said BMO Capital Markets analyst Jennifer Lynch. Shares of Humana Inc(NYSE:HUM) rose 9.5 percent, or $7.12, to $82.14, while those of UnitedHealth Group Inc.(NYSE:UNH) rose 4.3 percent, or $2.54, to $61.51. The two are the largest providers of Medicare Advantage plans. About bestdarnpennystocks.combestdarnpennystocks.com’s team is engaged in providing stock newsletters on various hot penny stocks on a regular basis. Our instant stock news on Major Gainers, small cap penny stocks and various other stocks, guides investors in making the wise stock market investments decision. In order to get update to the markets, we would advise you sign up to our free newsletters. You can become leader in stock market by keeping track of the daily activity.DisclaimerThe assembled information disseminated by bestdarnpennystocks.com is for information purposes only, and is neither a solicitation to buy nor an offer to sell securities. bestdarnpennystocks.com does expect that investors will buy and sell securities based on information assembled and presented in bestdarnpennystocks.com. PLEASE always do your own due diligence, and consult your financial advisor.Contacts:bestdarnpennystocks.com 1419 Westwood Blvd Los Angeles, CA90024-4911staff@bestdarnpennystocks.com

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