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UnitedHealth Group (UNH)

NYSE: UNH · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
448.02
-1.14 (-0.25%)
After-hours:Oct 22, 2021 7:38 PM EDT
449.16
6.88 (1.56%)
At close: Oct 22, 4:00 PM
Market Cap423.52B
Revenue (ttm)272.10B
Net Income (ttm)14.51B
Shares Out944.00M
EPS (ttm)16.11
PE Ratio27.88
Forward PE19.92
Dividend$5.40 (1.20%)
Ex-Dividend DateSep 10, 2021
Volume2,736,158
Open440.84
Previous Close442.28
Day's Range440.46 - 449.29
52-Week Range295.35 - 449.29
Beta0.79
AnalystsBuy
Price Target470.94 (+4.8%)
Est. Earnings DateJan 19, 2022

About UNH

UnitedHealth Group Incorporated operates as a diversified health care company in the United States. It operates through four segments: UnitedHealthcare, OptumHealth, OptumInsight, and OptumRx. The UnitedHealthcare segment offers consumer-oriented health benefit plans and services for national employers, public sector employers, mid-sized employers, small businesses, and individuals; health and well-being services to individuals age 50 and older, addressing their needs for preventive and acute health care services, as well as services dealing wi...

IndustryHealth Care Providers & Services
IPO DateOct 17, 1984
Employees330,000
Stock ExchangeNYSE
Ticker SymbolUNH
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

In 2020, UnitedHealth's revenue was $257.14 billion, an increase of 6.19% compared to the previous year's $242.16 billion. Earnings were $15.40 billion, an increase of 11.30%.

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecast

According to 26 analysts, the average rating for UnitedHealth stock is "Buy." The 12-month stock price forecast is 470.94, which is an increase of 4.85% from the latest price.

Price Target
$470.94
(4.85% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Buy

News

UnitedHealth Group (UNH) is a Top-Ranked Growth Stock: Should You Buy?

The Zacks Style Scores offers investors a way to easily find top-rated stocks based on their investing style. Here's why you should take advantage.

16 hours ago - Zacks Investment Research

Should You Buy This Mega-Cap Health Insurer Now?

UnitedHealth Group's third-quarter results and valuation could make it a buy depending on your investing goals.

22 hours ago - The Motley Fool

Why UnitedHealth Shares Are Rising

Shares of healthcare providers and insurers, including UnitedHealth Group Inc (NYSE: UNH) are trading higher in sympathy with Anthem, which gained after reporting better-than-expected third-quarter resu...

2 days ago - Benzinga

UnitedHealthcare and UWH of North Carolina to Address Maternal Health Needs With Group Prenatal Care Initiative

GREENSBORO, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--UnitedHealthcare and UWH of North Carolina, an affiliated medical practice of Unified Women's Healthcare, today announced an initiative using the group prenatal care m...

2 days ago - Business Wire

What's Happening With UnitedHealth Stock?

The stock price of UnitedHealth Group reached its 52-week high levels of around $433 last week after it announced its Q3 results, which were well above our estimates. The company reported revenues of $7...

2 days ago - Forbes

UnitedHealthcare Community Plan of Missouri Awards $500,000 to Address Health Equity

MINNETONKA, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--UnitedHealthcare, a UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH) company, has awarded $500,000 in grants to community-based organizations in Missouri to expand access to care, supp...

3 days ago - Business Wire

UnitedHealthcare to Launch New Virtual-First Health Plan to Help People Access a Dedicated Care Team 24/7 and Obtain ...

MINNETONKA, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--UnitedHealthcare, a UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH) company, announced the launch of NavigateNOW, a virtual-first health plan that offers an integrated approach to pro...

4 days ago - Business Wire

UnitedHealth (UNH) Soars to 52-Week High, Time to Cash Out?

UnitedHealth (UNH) is at a 52-week high, but can investors hope for more gains in the future? We take a look at the company's fundamentals for clues.

1 week ago - Zacks Investment Research

Health Care Sector Appears to Be a Drag on Positive UnitedHealth Earnings

Stock futures were pointing to a higher open even before Goldman Sachs (NYSE: GS) reported better than expected earnings. Goldman rose 2.25% before the open helping to lead another group of financial st...

1 week ago - Benzinga

UnitedHealth adds 100 points to the Dow

CNBC's Mike Santoli and Hightower Chief Investment Strategist Stephanie Link join Closing Bell with their takes on the healthcare sector on the same day that UnitedHealth reported strong earnings.

1 week ago - CNBC Television

UnitedHealth, Walgreens Play to Digital Strengths in Latest Earnings

UnitedHealth Group and Walgreens each reported fiscal growth and ongoing strategic expansions of their respective connected healthcare ecosystems during quarterly earnings calls on Thursday (Oct. 14). F...

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1 week ago - PYMNTS

UnitedHealth stock price forecast for Q4 after boosting full-year EPS guidance

On Thursday, UnitedHealth Group Inc. (NYSE:UNH) shares advanced nearly 5% after announcing its most recent quarterly results. The company reported its fiscal third-quarter, 2021 revenue and earnings bef...

1 week ago - Invezz

Initial Jobless Claims Hit Fresh Post-Covid Low

Initial Jobless Claims Hit Fresh Post-Covid Low

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1 week ago - Zacks Investment Research

All Good Things: PPI, Jobless Claims, Q3 Earnings

While jobless claims are hitting fresh post-Covid lows, PPI curbs a bit and Q3 earnings beats abound.

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1 week ago - Zacks Investment Research

UnitedHealth Group (UNH) Tops Q3 Earnings and Revenue Estimates

UnitedHealth (UNH) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 2.49% and 1.12%, respectively, for the quarter ended September 2021. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

1 week ago - Zacks Investment Research

UnitedHealth (UNH) Beats on Q3 Earnings & Revenues, Ups View

UnitedHealth (UNH) Q3 results reflect revenue growth at both the business units and increased membership.

1 week ago - Zacks Investment Research

3 Top Dividend Stocks for Retirees Wanting Consistent Income

Receiving a monthly income without working is living the dream.

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1 week ago - The Motley Fool

UnitedHealth Shares Gain On Q3 Earnings Beat, Raised FY21 Outlook

UnitedHealth Group Inc (NYSE: UNH) reported Q3 revenues of $72.3 billion, up 11% Y/Y and beating the consensus of $71.19 billion, reflecting growth across the enterprise. Adjusted EPS of $4.52 surpassed...

1 week ago - Benzinga

UnitedHealth rides on Optum strength to beat profit estimates

UnitedHealth Group Inc beat analysts' estimates for third-quarter profit on Thursday, helped by a jump in revenue from its Optum unit that manages drug benefits.

1 week ago - Reuters

UnitedHealth Group Reports Third Quarter 2021 Performance

MINNETONKA, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Consistent, well-balanced growth continued across UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH) in the third quarter 2021. “Our positive growth and operating results are thanks to t...

1 week ago - Business Wire

Earnings Preview For UnitedHealth Group

UNH is set to give its latest quarterly earnings report on Thursday, 2021-10-14. Here's what investors need to know before the announcement.

1 week ago - Benzinga

5 Top Charts to Start Earnings Season

Earnings season officially starts this week but it???s not just the banks that are stocks to watch.

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1 week ago - Zacks Investment Research

Final Trades: UnitedHealth, Fortinet, GM & more

The "Halftime Report" traders give their top picks to watch for the second half.

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1 week ago - CNBC Television

What To Expect From UnitedHealth's Q3?

UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH) is scheduled to report its Q3 2021 results on Thursday, October 14. We expect UnitedHealth to likely post revenue and earnings below the street expectations.

1 week ago - Forbes

What's in Store for UnitedHealth's (UNH) Earnings in Q3?

UnitedHealth's (UNH) Q3 results are likely to report a rise in earnings and revenues.

1 week ago - Zacks Investment Research