Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Consolidated Statement Of Stockholders' Equity

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Consolidated Statement Of Stockholders' Equity (USD $)
In Thousands, except Share data
Centene Stockholders' Equity - Common Stock [Member]
Centene Stockholders' Equity - Additional Paid-In Capital [Member]
Centene Stockholders' Equity - Accumulated Other Comprehensive Income [Member]
Centene Stockholders' Equity - Retained Earnings [Member]
Centene Stockholders' Equity - Treasury Stock [Member]
Non Controlling Interest [Member]
Total
Balance at Dec. 31, 2010 $ 52 $ 384,206 $ 6,424 $ 453,743 $ (50,486) $ 3,116 $ 797,055
Balance (in shares) at Dec. 31, 2010 52,172,037       2,555,213   49,616,824
Comprehensive Earnings:              
Net earnings       81,106   (2,007) 79,099
Change in unrealized investment gain, net of $50 tax     54       54
Total comprehensive earnings             79,153
Common stock issued for employee benefit plans 1 13,005         13,006
Common stock issued for employee benefit plans (in shares) 749,218            
Issuance of stock warrants         1,172   1,172
Issuance of stock warrants (in shares)         (50,000)    
Common stock repurchases         (1,280)   (1,280)
Common stock repurchases (in shares)         38,268    
Stock compensation expense   13,263         13,263
Excess tax benefits from stock compensation   1,450         1,450
Contribution from Noncontrolling interest           569 569
Deconsolidation of Noncontrolling interest           (289) (289)
Balance at Sep. 30, 2011 $ 53 $ 411,924 $ 6,478 $ 534,849 $ (50,594) $ 1,389 $ 904,099
Balance (in shares) at Sep. 30, 2011 52,921,255       2,543,481   50,377,774