|Bid||248.29 x 1000|
|Ask||248.28 x 1200|
|Day's Range||245.52 - 249.36|
|52 Week Range||208.07 - 287.94|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||0.89|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||19.26|
|Earnings Date||Jul 15, 2019 - Jul 19, 2019|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||3.60 (1.54%)|
|1y Target Est||287.43|
Biden's frontrunner status is good news for the pharmaceutical stocks and the hospital chains. More importantly, it's not too late to invest in these stocks because Trump keeps giving more reasons to bail on companies with exposure to China and circle the wagons around the pure domestics.
"Unlike Bernie Sanders or Elizabeth Warren or Kamala Harris, Biden's against 'Medicare for All,'" the "Mad Money" host says.
Shares of health care insurers have suffered lately as investors are spooked by the prospect of Medicare for All, but the threat may be overblown. Many believe it's far from a sure thing that a national health insurance plan will be implemented soon, even after the 2020 election. Although comprehensive Medicare for All legislation has been introduced in both chambers of Congress, the current Democratic leaders -- Senator Chuck Schumer of New York and Nancy Pelosi of California, the House speaker -- haven't endorsed it.
Health care plan stocks have made a remarkable recovery after a brutal month of selling in April. Play the turnaround using these trading tactics.
UnitedHealth Group (UNH) closed the most recent trading day at $249.33, moving -0.24% from the previous trading session.
UnitedHealthcare’s gym reimbursement program, Gym Check-In, has expanded to include more than 124,000 facilities across the United States, potentially saving consumers hundreds of dollars a year on their gym fees. Gym Check-In is available as a standalone offering to large self-funded employers nationwide, and to small and mid-size employers as part of UnitedHealthcare’s SimplyEngaged, a wellness program that offers incentives for completing health and wellness activities, and is available to employers in most states. Qualifying for the financial incentive is designed to be simple: Eligible plan participants use their smartphones to access Gym Check-In on the Rally® mobile app, offered by UnitedHealthcare, to track their visits to nearby, approved gyms – from large, traditional gyms to smaller, specialty gyms.
UnitedHealthcare, a UnitedHealth Group (UNH) company, has awarded a $1 million grant to Jordan Valley Community Health Center (JVCHC) to help the nonprofit expand its community health worker program. Last year, UnitedHealthcare provided $1.5 million to JVCHC, which enabled the health care center to reach over 10,000 patients by adding 15 new community health workers and expanding services. The community health workers connect Missourians in need to critical resources such as food, housing and transportation, and provide one-on-one health screenings and preventive-care services.
UnitedHealthcare Community Plan is confronting the opioid epidemic by donating 2,000 opioid disposal kits to the Byrnes Health Education Center and the Mural Arts Philadelphia’s Porch Light Program. UnitedHealthcare Community Plan is donating the opioid disposal kits to promote the safe disposal of opioids and help prevent further deaths from these drugs. UnitedHealthcare Community Plan of Pennsylvania serves more than 270,000 people enrolled in Medicaid and CHIP plan across the Commonwealth.
In his "No-Huddle Offense" segment of his very popular Mad Money program, Jim Cramer answered the question of what investors should be buying as we brace for both a prolonged trade war and a possible slowdown in our economy. The managed care stocks had been crushed after several Democratic presidential candidates began calling for a single-payer model that promises "Medicare for all." But Cramer noted then, and now, that these proposals simply don't have enough support in Washington to make them a reality. In the daily bar chart of UNH, below, we can see a rally to a December zenith and a zig-zag decline to an April low.
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Looking for a group of stocks that can withstand China, politics and a slowdown in the economy that the vast majority of investors are expecting? The stock hit $208 in the next day in the wake of Wichmann's fighting words, $79 below its all-time high of $287 Dec. 4 -- quite a comeuppance to what had been the safest large capitalization stock to invest in if the trade war escalated, which it certainly has.
The chief operating officer of Haven has stepped down, rattling observers of the effort, which had promised to disrupt the health-care industry.
At least two other companies are likely to soon depart the state's roster of Fortune 500 companies, which has long been a regional point of pride.
SACRAMENTO, Calif.-- -- Hand-painted, custom-designed bikes inspired by UnitedHealthcare Children’s Foundation grant recipients to be auctioned live online during Amgen Tour of California Auction site is live at rallyuhccycling.com/inspiredbikes Proceeds to fund UHCCF medical grants that help children gain access to health-related services At the 2019 Amgen Tour of California, the Rally UHC Cycling ...
UnitedHealth (UNH) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock? We take a look at earnings estimates for some clues.
Guru John Burbank (Trades, Portfolio), founder and chief investment officer of Passport Capital, released his first-quarter portfolio earlier this week, disclosing he established three new holdings and closed two other positions. Warning! GuruFocus has detected 2 Warning Signs with NFLX. During the quarter, Burbank took positions in Netflix Inc. (NFLX), Bandwidth Inc. (BAND) and Pan American Silver Corp. (PAAS).
“We should push the envelope and not be afraid to bring cases,” Slaughter, a Democrat on the Republican-controlled FTC, said Tuesday in a speech at the Center for American Progress in Washington. Slaughter’s remarks support the chorus of calls among lawmakers and policy advocates who say antitrust officials at the FTC and the Justice Department need to get tougher on mergers and anticompetitive conduct across industries. Slaughter also criticized UnitedHealth’s decision to withdraw from the Health Care Cost Institute, a non-profit that collects claims data.
Seniors have increasing access to home-based care and support services that may help them continue to live at home, according to a new report benchmarking the health of seniors in America. Data released by the United Health Foundation’s 2019 America’s Health Rankings® Senior Report reveal there are 550,000 more home health care workers than last year – a 21 percent rate increase per 1,000 adults age 75 and older. Medicare decedents’ use of hospice care, which can be provided while living at home, has increased in all 50 states and 48 percent overall since 2013.
MEMPHIS, Tenn.-- -- Seven organizations receiving grants through UnitedHealthcare’s Empowering Health program Part of company’s nationwide efforts to redefine access to care through greater investments in social and environmental factors that contribute to people’s well-being UnitedHealthcare, a UnitedHealth Group company, is awarding $1 million in grants to seven Memphis-area nonprofit organizations ...
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