NEW YORK, July 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities firm headquartered in New York City, is investigating the Board of Directors of Health Net Inc. ("Health Net" or the "Company") (NYSE: HNT) for potential breaches of fiduciary duties in connection with the sale of the Company to Centene Corp. for approximately $6.3 billion in a cash-and-stock deal.
The Company's stockholders will only receive 0.622 shares of Centene and $28.25 in cash for each Company share held, for a total consideration of $78.57 based on Wednesday's closing price. However, at least one analyst's target price is set at $75.00 and the share price of the Company is expected to continue climbing.
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The investigation focuses on whether Health Net's Board of Directors breached their fiduciary duties to the Company's stockholders by failing to conduct a fair sales process and whether and by how much this proposed transaction undervalues the Company to the detriment of Health Net's shareholders.
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