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Aetna 1Q profit slips 4 pct, boosts 2013 forecast
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Aetna’s first-quarter net income fell 4 percent as acquisition-related costs and rising health care expenses more than offset government business gains for the health insurer. But earnings still topped analyst expectations, and the Hartford, Conn., company raised its forecast for 2013, a year in which it will add business from Coventry Health Care once it completes the acquisition of that insurer.