|Bid||258.18 x 800|
|Ask||265.64 x 800|
|Day's Range||259.19 - 262.69|
|52 Week Range||186.00 - 264.30|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||21.69|
|Earnings Date||Oct 15, 2018 - Oct 19, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||3.60 (1.39%)|
|1y Target Est||284.50|
Paul Ruffridge, director of account management, shares more about United Healthcare's efforts to keep its workers healthy.
When physicians follow computer alerts embedded in electronic health records, their hospitalized patients experience fewer complications and lower costs, leave the hospital sooner and are less likely to be readmitted, according to a study of inpatient care. For example, an alert might pop up on the screen if a physician orders a CT scan when it’s unnecessary and likely won’t improve the patient’s outcome. The alert would serve as a reminder that the order could expose the patient to unnecessary radiation and costs.
MINNETONKA, Minn.-- -- New benefit program provides children with UnitedHealthcare vision plans a second annual covered eye exam and new pair of glasses – with no additional premium – if their prescription changes 0.5 diopter or greater UnitedHealthcare to offer free eye exams and glasses donations to children in cities across the country, helping improve access to eye care and raise eye-health awareness ...
Dr. Peter Pronovost, a prominent patient-safety expert UnitedHealthcare named its chief medical officer earlier this summer, has left the health care giant.
DENVER-- -- Fun-filled event in advance of Colorado Classic included helmet decorating, bike safety demonstrations from Denver Police Department, exercises and nutrition education UnitedHealthcare pro cyclists teamed with the Denver Police Department today to donate 100 new bike helmets and provide bike safety demonstrations to kids from the YMCA of Metro Denver at the Dora Moore Elementary School. ...
Optum, the health services and technology business of UnitedHealth Group (UNH), has secured a position on the highly competitive governmentwide contracting vehicle called Alliant 2, which assists federal agencies in soliciting integrated information technology solutions. The U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) recently announced that federal agencies can begin issuing task orders through Alliant 2. Alliant 2 is a governmentwide acquisition contract (GWAC), with a five-year base period and five-year option, worth up to $50 billion that provides government agencies a platform to solicit IT services and projects from a list of preapproved and highly qualified companies, which includes Optum.
The health care giant has at least a tentative deal to snap up Genoa, which runs pharmacies inside mental-health centers and has operations in Eagan.
Health insurer UnitedHealth Group Inc has at least a tentative agreement to buy specialty pharmacy operator Genoa Health from private equity firm Advent International, news website Axios reported, citing ...
UnitedHealth Group announced today that its Board of Directors, at its regular quarterly meeting, authorized payment of a cash dividend of $0.90 per share, to be paid on September 18, 2018, to all shareholders of record of UnitedHealth Group common stock as of the close of business on September 7, 2018.
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Utilities, consumer staples and healthcare stocks all suffered under the onslaught of higher interest rates. Of the trio, Healthcare is the closest to reclaiming its prior peak. In fact, at $90, the Healthcare Sector SPDR Fund (NYSEARCA:XLV) is less than 2% away from record highs.
The dismantling of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), also known as Obamacare, and a deregulatory wave across affected states is underpinning profits, while the domestic focus of the health insurance companies is offering safe haven against trade war headwinds. Humana Inc. ( HUM) beat second quarter profit expectations by 18 cents while guiding fiscal year 2018 above consensus. Humana has competed with Dow component UnitedHealth Group Incorporated ( UNH) for industry leadership in recent years, matching rally leg for rally leg.
The Trump administration's new rule to expand short-term health plans sent a some insurance plays surging Wednesday. So did strong earnings.
Alan Valdes of Silverbear Capital joins Yahoo Finance's Seana Smith from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange to discuss the latest market moves as the Dow and S&P 500 give back early gains, while Apple continues to lift the Nasdaq Composite.