UNH - UnitedHealth Group Incorporated

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
247.90
+3.26 (+1.33%)
At close: 4:01PM EDT
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Previous Close244.64
Open245.00
Bid248.11 x 800
Ask249.79 x 800
Day's Range244.84 - 249.17
52 Week Range173.71 - 250.79
Volume3,040,706
Avg. Volume3,376,098
Market Cap238.227B
Beta0.76
PE Ratio (TTM)23.12
EPS (TTM)10.72
Earnings DateJul 16, 2018 - Jul 20, 2018
Forward Dividend & Yield3.00 (1.30%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-03-08
1y Target Est270.71
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  • American City Business Journals19 hours ago

    Polaris, Securian join ranks of Fortune 500 companies; UnitedHealth moves into Top 5 (slideshow)

    Just a week after one of Minnesota's Fortune 500 companies announced it would move its headquarters to Florida, another two local companies have grown big enough to make it onto the list.

  • Business Wire23 hours ago

    5 Million HouseCalls Provided to People Enrolled in UnitedHealthcare Medicare Advantage Plans

    UnitedHealthcare has now provided more than 5 million in-home clinical visits through its HouseCalls program, bringing potentially life-saving preventive care to people enrolled in its Medicare Advantage plans in the comfort of their homes. Since UnitedHealthcare introduced HouseCalls in 2012, the program has helped tens of thousands of seniors avoid potential hospital admissions by identifying health concerns and enabling earlier clinical intervention. In addition, 8.5 million care opportunities, such as overdue cancer and diabetes screenings, have been addressed after licensed health care practitioners identified them during HouseCalls visits.

  • Zacks Industry Outlook Highlights: UnitedHealth, Anthem, Aetna, Cigna and Humana
    Zacksyesterday

    Zacks Industry Outlook Highlights: UnitedHealth, Anthem, Aetna, Cigna and Humana

    Zacks Industry Outlook Highlights: UnitedHealth, Anthem, Aetna, Cigna and Humana

  • Resurgent Economy, Buyouts to Keep Health Insurers Buoyant
    Zacks4 days ago

    Resurgent Economy, Buyouts to Keep Health Insurers Buoyant

    Resurgent Economy, Buyouts to Keep Health Insurers Buoyant

  • Investopedia4 days ago

    Dominant Hedge Fund Buys in Q1? Health Care: 13F

    In early January, Jeff Bezos of Amazon.com Inc. ( AMZN), Warren Buffett of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. ( BRK.A) and Jamie Dimon of JPMorgan Chase & Co. ( JPM) announced plans to develop a joint venture aimed at cutting the costs associated with U.S. health care. While that project may have been welcome news for some individual participants in the health system, it spelled trouble for health insurance companies.

  • United Health Foundation and Climb Wyoming Announce New $1 Million Partnership to Develop Innovative Social Support Programs
    Business Wire5 days ago

    United Health Foundation and Climb Wyoming Announce New $1 Million Partnership to Develop Innovative Social Support Programs

    The United Health Foundation announced a new three-year, $1 million partnership with Climb Wyoming to support development of an innovative curriculum based on Climb’s nationally recognized model and implement its social support programs in Salt Lake City and Grand Junction, Colo. Climb collaborates with local direct service providers to help move single mothers out of poverty by providing social support services such as job training and placement, life skills-based training and mental health support. The Climb program is recognized by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services as one of the nation’s Top 10 innovative programs.

  • Business Wire5 days ago

    New Report on Senior Health Shows Rural Health Disparities Persist, Suicide Rates Are Up

    A new report benchmarking the health of seniors in America finds poorer health outcomes for rural senior citizens compared with their urban and suburban peers and increased national suicide rates.

  • Moody’s likes the upward financial trend at this Lakeland pharmacy benefits manager
    American City Business Journals6 days ago

    Moody’s likes the upward financial trend at this Lakeland pharmacy benefits manager

    The credit agency still has concerns about the company’s high debt levels.

  • ACCESSWIRE6 days ago

    Free Stock Performance Review on UnitedHealth and Three Health Care Plans Stocks

    Ahead of today's trading session, WallStEquities.com evaluates Health Insurance Innovations Inc. (NASDAQ: HIIQ), Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM), Molina Healthcare Inc. (NYSE: MOH), and UnitedHealth Group Inc. (NYSE: UNH). All you have to do is sign up today for this free limited time offer by clicking the link below.

  • Reuters7 days ago

    Big-name hedge funds bought healthcare stocks in 1st quarter

    Prominent hedge fund managers appeared to make big first-quarter bets in UnitedHealth Group Inc, Anthem Inc and other health insurers whose shares tumbled in January after Jeff Bezos, Warren Buffett and Jamie Dimon in January announced a joint venture to slash U.S. healthcare costs. Jana Partners added a new position in Anthem, while Omega Advisors and Tiger Management both added new positions in UnitedHealth Group, according to regulatory filings released Tuesday.

  • MarketWatch7 days ago

    Dying mother takes her plea for a new liver straight to the top at insurer UnitedHealth

    Erika Zak, 38, has written two of the most important letters of her life in recent months: one, just in case, for her 4-year-old daughter to read on some undetermined day in the future and a second, to UnitedHealth Group CEO David Wichmann, meant to be read right away. The course of treatment that followed over the next handful of years included chemotherapy and liver surgery that left some damage, “a consequence of complications following microwave ablation,” as her doctors, in her home state of Oregon and at the renowned Cleveland Clinic, would detail to the insurer.

  • CNBC9 days ago

    How 'telehealth' may replace doctor visits in major cities amid a shortage of physicians

    Major health care players like, UnitedHealthcare, Aetna and Kaiser Permanente, are increasingly using virtual care or telehealth for primary care appointments and follow-ups.

  • United Health Foundation awards $1M partnership grant to Circle the City
    American City Business Journals9 days ago

    United Health Foundation awards $1M partnership grant to Circle the City

    The grant aims to continue a program to help the homeless who fall ill.

  • Business Wire11 days ago

    UnitedHealth Group Statement on Trump Administration's Drug Policy Proposal

    Today, UnitedHealth Group released the following statement on the Trump Administration’s drug policy proposal:

  • TheStreet.com11 days ago

    Healthcare Stocks Rebound After President Trump's Speech on Drug Pricing

    President Trump delivered a highly-anticipated speech on lowering the cost of drugs for Americans on Friday afternoon.

  • TheStreet.com11 days ago

    President Trump Unveils Plan to Lower Drug Prices, Drug Companies Spared

    Standing in the Rose Garden before a banner reading "Lower Drug Prices for Americans," President Trump and Health and Human Services HS Secretary Alex Azar spoke in generalities about how to bring down prescription drug costs. One of the most interesting ideas came from Azar, who said he will ask the Food and Drug Administration to require drug companies advertising medicines on TV to include the price of the medications along with the side effects. The FDA will also be asked to speed the approval of over-the-counter medicines to stimulate more competition.

  • Forbes11 days ago

    Trump Doesn't Know Who 'Middlemen' Are, But PBMs Okay With His Drug Price Agenda

    Alex Azar, secretary of Health and Human Services, speaks as Donald Trump listens during an event on lowering drug prices outside the White House in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Friday, May 11, 2018. “We're very much eliminating the middlemen,” Trump said of his administration’s proposed “American Patients First” blueprint to lower prices.

  • Moody's11 days ago

    DaVita Inc. -- Moody's assigns Baa3 ratings to DaVita's senior secured term loan add-ons

    Moody's Investors Service (Moody's) announced today that it assigned Baa3 ratings to DaVita Inc.'s incremental senior secured term loan A add-ons. There is no change to DaVita's existing ratings, including its Ba2 Corporate Family Rating, Ba2-PD Probability of Default Rating, Baa3 ratings on its other senior secured credit facilities and the Ba3 ratings on its unsecured notes.

  • For Medicare recipients, Trump's drug price proposal can’t come soon enough
    CNBC11 days ago

    For Medicare recipients, Trump's drug price proposal can’t come soon enough

    Trump's American Patients First would lower list prices for prescription drugs and limit regulations.

  • CNBC11 days ago

    For Medicare recipients, Trump's drug price proposal can’t come soon enough

    President Trump outlines a multipart blueprint called American Patients First on Friday. For some seniors on fixed incomes, the changes can't come soon enough. Seventy-eight-year-old Willie Dawson is hoping President Donald Trump makes good on his promise to bring down high drug prices.

  • Behind the mega-hospital merger that will make this Northern California health system a $28 billion behemoth
    American City Business Journals12 days ago

    Behind the mega-hospital merger that will make this Northern California health system a $28 billion behemoth

    Dignity Health is far from the only hospital player seeking to gain strength through a merger. But it is the biggest.

  • United Health Foundation Awards $1 Million Partnership Grant to Circle the City
    Business Wire12 days ago

    United Health Foundation Awards $1 Million Partnership Grant to Circle the City

    United Health Foundation awarded a $1 million partnership grant to Circle the City to help the organization provide health care services in a new Medical Respite Center for the homeless at the Maricopa Human Services Campus. The expanded physical, mental health and social services at the new location will enable Circle the City to continue to support patients in successful transitions from inpatient to outpatient settings, and implement key processes and analytics to triage frequent utilizers to appropriate levels of intervention within Circle the City’s services. “Our mission is to compassionately address the health care needs of men, women and children facing homelessness,” said Brandon Clark, CEO of Circle the City.

  • UnitedHealthcare's Value-Based Care Program for Knee, Hip and Spine Procedures Demonstrates Improved Health Outcomes and Reduced Costs
    Business Wire13 days ago

    UnitedHealthcare's Value-Based Care Program for Knee, Hip and Spine Procedures Demonstrates Improved Health Outcomes and Reduced Costs

    UnitedHealthcare’s value-based care program for knee, hip and spine procedures has demonstrated fewer hospital readmissions and complications following surgery, while generating total savings of nearly $18 million for participating employers. The Spine and Joint Solution helped reduce hospital readmissions by 22 percent and led to 17 percent fewer complications for joint replacement surgeries, as compared to nonparticipating facilities. For spine surgeries, hospital readmissions were reduced by 10 percent, and there were 3.4 percent fewer complications, as compared to nonparticipating facilities.

  • Forbes13 days ago

    UnitedHealth Expands Hip, Knee And Spine Bundled Payments After Costs Fall

    UnitedHealth Group Inc. signage is displayed on a monitor on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., on Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2017.  Photographer: Michael Nagle/Bloomberg UnitedHealth Group said it will further expand to nearly 40 markets an effort to pay doctors and hospitals for spinal surgeries and knee and hip replacements by moving to bundled payments, a proliferating value-based care model. The success of a bundled payment model in the commercially insured sector is significant given the Trump administration has waffled somewhat on value-based care models by making voluntary bundled payment for joint replacement in the Medicare program in certain areas of the country.

  • MARKETS: Alibaba, Baidu jump on Trump tweet; Disney, Walmart, UnitedHealth lead Dow higher; Retail earnings on tap
    Yahoo Finance Video8 days ago

    MARKETS: Alibaba, Baidu jump on Trump tweet; Disney, Walmart, UnitedHealth lead Dow higher; Retail earnings on tap

    Yahoo Finance's Seana Smith and Jared Blikre on the latest market moves.