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2011-08-15 15:45:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- WebMD Health Corp. (Nasdaq: WBMD) today announced the authorization of a $75 million stock repurchase program. Under the program, WebMD may use a total of up to $75 million to purchase shares of its common stock from time to time in the open market, through block trades or in private transactions, depending on market conditions and other factors. About WebMD WebMD Health Corp. (Nasdaq: WBMD) is the leading provider of health information services,...

2011-08-08 08:00:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- WebMD Health Corp. (Nasdaq: WBMD) today announced that Wayne Gattinella, President and CEO, will deliver a presentation at the 2011 Canaccord Genuity Growth Conference on Wednesday, August 10, 2011 at 9:30 a.m. ET. Investors, analysts and the general public are invited to listen to a live audio broadcast of the presentation over the Internet. The broadcast can be accessed at www.wbmd.com (in the Investor Relations section). A replay of the broadcast...

2011-07-18 10:55:00

NEW YORK, July 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Martin J. Wygod, Chairman of the Board of WebMD Health Corp. (Nasdaq: WBMD), commenting on the press release issued by WebMD earlier today and subsequent calls from investors, said: "Based on the strength of our company's assets, I have the utmost confidence in WebMD's growth prospects and the future value of the company." About WebMD WebMD Health Corp. (Nasdaq: WBMD) is the leading provider of health information services, serving consumers,...

2011-06-03 07:30:00

NEW YORK, June 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- WebMD Health Corp. (Nasdaq: WBMD) today announced that Wayne Gattinella, President and CEO, will deliver a presentation at the Needham 6th Annual Internet & Digital Media Conference on Tuesday, June 7, 2011 at 3:20 p.m. ET. Investors, analysts and the general public are invited to listen to a live audio broadcast of the presentation over the Internet. The broadcast can be accessed at www.wbmd.com (in the Investor Relations section). A replay of...

2011-05-10 15:00:00

NEW YORK, May 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- WebMD Health Corp. (Nasdaq: WBMD), the leading source of health information, today announced the launch of its leading consumer health app on the Android platform. With over 5 million downloads since launching WebMD for iPhone and iPad, the release of WebMD for Android is the latest move by WebMD to meet increasing consumer demand for its trusted health information. WebMD for Android helps consumers in their decision-making and health improvement...

2011-04-28 08:00:00

NEW YORK, April 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- WebMD Health Corp. (Nasdaq: WBMD), the leading source of health information, today released the findings of a nationwide survey from Medscape, the company's leading medical website for health care professionals. The new study reveals wide gaps in compensation between medical specialties and between male and female physicians. "Medscape's first annual physician compensation survey highlights the significant compensation gap between specialties,...

2011-04-12 13:15:00

NEW YORK, April 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- WebMD Health Corp. (Nasdaq: WBMD), the leading source of health information, is proud to support Joining Forces, a comprehensive initiative spearheaded by First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden to mobilize all sectors of society to provide service members and their families the opportunities and support they need. As part of Joining Forces, WebMD is providing specific health and wellness information for the military and their families and...

2011-04-07 07:02:00

NEW YORK, April 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- WebMD Health Corp. (Nasdaq: WBMD) today announced that it will release financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2011 at approximately 4:00 pm (ET) on Thursday, May 5, 2011. The Company will host a conference call at 4:45 pm (ET) on that day to discuss those results. Investors can access the call via webcast at www.wbmd.com (in the Investor Relations section). A replay of the call will be available at the same web address. About...

2011-03-14 08:27:00

NEW YORK, March 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- WebMD Health Corp. (Nasdaq: WBMD) today announced the closing of its private placement of $400 million aggregate principal amount of 2.25% Convertible Notes due 2016 (including $50 million aggregate principal amount of notes pursuant to the exercise in full of the initial purchaser's over-allotment option). The notes were offered only to qualified institutional buyers pursuant to Rule 144A under the Securities Act of 1933. The notes are...

2011-03-09 07:30:00

NEW YORK, March 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- WebMD Health Corp. (Nasdaq: WBMD) today announced the pricing of its private placement of $350 million aggregate principal amount of 2.25% Convertible Notes due 2016. The notes are being offered only to qualified institutional buyers pursuant to Rule 144A of the Securities Act of 1933. The aggregate principal amount of the notes being offered has been increased by $50 million from the amount previously announced. WebMD has also granted the initial...


Word of the Day
cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'
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