Dignity Health weathered investment losses in the latter half of 2018, but its revenue also took a hit.
CVS Health reported higher revenue but a net loss in the fourth-quarter—the first period for reporting some contribution from its newly acquired health insurer Aetna.
Community Health Systems reported a $328 million loss in fourth quarter,, which compares favorably with the year-earlier quarterly loss of $2 billion.
Mayo Clinic's investment returns swung $964 million lower into negative territory in 2018 year-over-year as the not-for-profit system weathers volatile markets.
Catholic Health Initiatives was hit by the sharp year-end downturn in the stock market in 2018, posting a bottom line loss of $424.3 million, a $627 million swing from the year-earlier quarterly profit of $203.6 million.
Insurance industry analysts are anxiously waiting for CVS Health to report its Q4 2018 financial results. It'll be the first quarter since the pharmacy behemoth closed its $70 billion deal to acquire health insurer Aetna in November.
DaVita reported net income of $159 million in 2018, down from $664 million in 2017. The company's CEO assured the audience on a call Thursday that the sale of DaVita Medical Group to UnitedHealth Group will close soon.
Baylor Scott & White is the latest health system whose non-operating results took a hit on weak investment returns. Despite that, its revenue and operating margin inched up.
Real estate investment trust Welltower saw its profit jump 53% year-over-year in 2018, and the company's leaders say much of its growth is being driven by partnerships with big-name health systems like Providence St. Joseph Health, Johns Hopkins and Ascension.
Molina Healthcare swung to a profit in the fourth quarter and full year 2018, after taking steps to slash medical and administrative costs.
Kaiser Permanente's non-operating income dropped 71% in 2018 as the Oakland, Calif.-based not-for-profit health system dealt with volatile investment markets.
Louisville, Ky.-based health insurer Humana recorded higher revenue in the fourth quarter of 2018, as it brought in more premium revenue from Medicare Advantage plans.