UnitedHealth Group

($ Millions)<p>% change<p>Revenues ($M)<p>$201,159<p>8.8%<p>Profits ($M)<p>$10,558.0<p>50.5%<p>Assets ($M)<p>$139,058<p>Total Stockholder Equity ($M)<p>$47,776<p>Profit as % of …

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Schafer: CEOs are doing just fine thanks to corporate tax cuts

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These 2 Healthcare Giants Had Diverging Short-Term Moves, but Have Parallel Long-Term Stories

In this segment from <i>MarketFoolery</i>, host Mac Greer and Motley Fool senior analysts Andy Cross and Jason Moser reflect first on this week's earnings report from <b>UnitedHealth Group</b> (NYSE: UNH). The healthcare insurer beat on earnings, but its shares fell anyway. The analysts, though, are much more …


Here's What UnitedHealth Investors Should Be Watching

<b>UnitedHealth Group</b> (NYSE: UNH) just reported a 12% year-over-year improvement in its second-quarter revenue. However, its growth wasn't due to more employees signing up for its plans through their employers. Instead, it was largely the result of seniors' ongoing embrace of Medicare Advantage health …


UnitedHealth will return to Massachusetts health exchange. It may not be thrilled - Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal

By Mark Reilly <br>– Managing Editor, Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal<p>Jul 20, 2018, 7:26am CDT<p>UnitedHealth Group Inc., which quit most of the …

Minneapolis-Saint Paul

Three Key Takeaways From Healthcare Earnings Season

As the initial wave of healthcare companies unveil quarterly results, here are three takeaways from earnings calls.<p><b>1. Drugmakers are rethinking</b> …

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UnitedHealth mulling acquiring Tenet's Conifer unit

The WSJ reports that UnitedHealth Group (NYSE:UNH) is among the suitors for Tenet Healthcare's (NYSE:THC) Conifer Health Solutions, a hospital and …

Health Care

Big Health-Care Mergers May Be in Amazon’s, Walmart’s Future

By<p>July 19, 2018 11:12 a.m. ET<p>On Wednesday, there were murmurs that an activist investor might get involved in the Cigna (CI)/Express Scripts Holding …

Health Care

IBM, Microsoft, Papa John's and UnitedHealth - 5 Things You Must Know

Here are five things you must know for Thursday, July 19:<p>1. -- Stocks Lower on Trade War Worries<p>U.S. stock futures pointed lower on Thursday, July …


Shares of U.S. pharmacy middlemen drop on threat to rebates

A policy being weighed by the Trump administration that could threaten drug price rebates, a widespread feature of the U.S. pharmaceutical system …

Trump Administration

4 Big-Name Stocks to Buy on Blockbuster Q2 Earnings

1 / 2<p>We select four big names that have reported remarkable second-quarter results and are poised to scale north on solid fundamentals.<p>Trump’ economy …


UnitedHealth may bid for Tenet health-management unit Conifer - Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal

By Mark Reilly <br>– Managing Editor, Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal<p>Jul 19, 2018, 6:44am CDT<p>UnitedHealth Group Inc. is among the companies …

Health Care

UnitedHealthcare adding one state health exchange

The nation’s largest insurer led a retreat by many carriers from the market in 2017.

Health Care

Healthcare: A Brewing Battleground in Epilepsy

The Motley Fool Podcasts Industry Focus Healthcare: A Brewing Battleground in Epilepsy<p>A new spin on an old drug could dent demand for Epidiolex, a …

Health Care

Dow Jones Up 0.3% As This Bellwether Sector Leads Stock Market

Stocks closed narrowly mixed Wednesday as the Dow Jones industrial average led a session in which transportation stocks stood out.<p>X<p>The Dow added …

Stock Markets

Dow Posts Longest Winning Run in Two Months: 4 Top Picks

1 / 2<p>A strong bunch of 15 stocks out of the portfolio of 30 in the Dow has provided positive returns year to date.<p>The Dow has witnessed robust …


UnitedHealth Group Says National ACO's Enrollment To Double

UnitedHealth Group, the nation’s largest health insurer, expects its nationally branded accountable care organization to double in size as self-funded employers seek lower cost health benefits.<p>An ACO is an umbrella entity that includes doctors and hospitals, contracting with health insurers to …

Health Care

UnitedHealth Earnings: When a Beat Isn’t Enough

By<p>July 17, 2018 2:14 p.m. ET<p>UnitedHealth Group (UNH) is falling on Tuesday, after reporting second-quarter earnings.<p>The insurer earned $3.14 a share …

Health Care

UnitedHealth's Business Continues to Grow

The nation's biggest health insurance company continues to rack up revenue and profits.<p><b>UnitedHealth Group</b> (NYSE:UNH) reported second-quarter 2018 …


Johnson & Johnson climbs while Netflix and UnitedHealth slip

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Tuesday:<p>Netflix Inc., down $21 to $379.48<p>The streaming video company's second-quarter subscriber gains were weaker than analysts expected.<p>Johnson & Johnson, up $4.42 to $129.11<p>The health care products company reported better results …


Key Takeaways And Trends From UnitedHealth's Q2 Results

UnitedHealth (NYSE: UNH) reported strong second-quarter results, as its earnings per share beat market expectations and revenue was about in line. The company’s revenues grew by 12.1% year-over-year to $56.1 billion, largely driven by solid growth in both the UnitedHealthcare and Optum segments. In …


Dow bucking downbeat trend, gains powered by rise in UnitedHealth and Boeing stocks

The Dow Jones Industrial Average late-morning Wednesday was trading near its highest level of the session, with its gains powered by UnitedHealth …

Stock Markets

Dow Jones Industrial Average Leads Indexes; American Express Breaks Out

Blue chips led the stock market Wednesday in a mixed day for the major indexes. Meanwhile, American Express broke out.<p>X<p>The Dow Jones industrial …

Stock Markets

Why Omnicom, UnitedHealth Group, and Goldman Sachs Slumped Today

Less-than-perfect quarterly results left these three stocks in the red. Here's what investors need to know.<p>After starting the session in negative …


Is Netflix Slowing Down?

The Motley Fool Podcasts Market Foolery Is Netflix Slowing Down?<p>Netflix falls on concerns over slowing subscriber growth. United Health reports …


UnitedHealth Falls 3.18% With Earnings In Focus

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Anchored By Optum's Reach, UnitedHealth's Profits Jump

UnitedHealth Group’s run of profits continued in the second quarter as the company successfully melds its medical and drug benefits with its Optum health services businesses in offerings to customers.<p>The nation’s largest health insurer, UnitedHealth’s growth is setting the bar in the industry …

Health Care

UnitedHealth Raises Profit Outlook

Revenue rose 12% to $56.1 billion, boosted by more consumers using its services in its health-care plans<p>UnitedHealth Group Inc. on Tuesday raised its full-year earnings outlook as the company continued to see growth in health plan membership and premiums.<p>The parent of the nation’s largest health …

Health Care

UnitedHealth Group touts digital health efforts as it posts earnings gains

The comments came as the nation’s largest health insurer saw its stock price decline despite a big jump in quarterly profit.

Health Care

UnitedHealth Group is raking in profits

UnitedHealth Group posted another quarter above expectations, banking a $2.9 billion profit in the second quarter on more than $56 billion of …