UnitedHealth

Twin Cities don't make the cut as Amazon narrows list of possible second HQ cities

Minneapolis-St. Paul was one of 238 that tried to become the second home for the retail giant.

Cities

5 'Strong Buy' Stocks from Wall Street's Best-Performing Analysts

Whip out your buy list, bulls.<p>Which stocks have the most bullish sentiment right now from the best analysts on Wall Street? These are the analysts …

Stocks

Investors Can't Get Enough: Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap (Thursday 1/18/18)

Even on a down day, there's still compelling action in individual stocks, Jim Cramer announced to his <i>Mad Money</i> viewers Thursday. The reason? Cramer …

Stocks

Work From Home 2018: The Top 100 Companies For Remote Jobs

With mobile devices and videoconferencing technology becoming more widespread, telecommuting jobs are also becoming more common. They’re also highly coveted because they tend to offer greater work-life balance. The downside is that many such offers turn out to be too good to be true.<p>FlexJobs, a …

DIY

Patience Pays: Top REIT Is A Buy After Hitting 2-Year Lows

The malaise surrounding healthcare has finally dragged down even the highest quality healthcare REITs.<p>Healthcare Trust of America, Inc. generates …

Investing

Opponents urge Congress to suspend ObamaCare tax this year

Opponents of a tax on health insurance are urging lawmakers to suspend the ObamaCare tax starting this year after House Republican leadership …

Health Care

Global Investors: Consider This 4.4% Yielding Play On India's IT Sector

Ascendas India Trust is a pure-play Indian real estate development company.<p>The trust has a solid base of well-leased IT Parks.<p>Entry into the Indian …

Investing

Amazon, Dell, and 23 more companies that will let you work from anywhere

<b>• In 2016, about 43% percent of Americans worked from home at least once and a while, according to Gallup.</b><p><b>• FlexJobs recently released a list of the best companies when it comes to telecommuting.</b><p><b>• The companies are from a range of industries and include some big names like Amazon and Hilton.</b><p>Being …

Business

Paul Ryan's latest bargaining CHIP

House Republican leaders last night unveiled their latest bid to keep the federal government open past Friday. It would fund the federal government …

U.S. Politics

UnitedHealth's Q4 beat buoys peers

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Stock Markets

UnitedHealth rides tax break to soaring forecast

UnitedHealth Group’s earnings more than doubled in the final quarter of 2017, and the nation’s largest insurer hiked its forecast well beyond …

National Retail Federation

UnitedHealth stock jumps after insurer's profit more than doubles on a one-time tax gain

UnitedHealth shares rose in premarket trading on Tuesday after the largest U.S. health insurer raised its outlook for 2018 earnings per share by more …

Markets

Trump's Tax Cuts Will Boost UnitedHealth's Profits By $1.7 Billion

UnitedHealth Group, already growing rapidly from health insurance and its Optum health services unit, will see a boost of another $1.7 billion thanks to the Republican-led tax cut package passed and signed into law a month ago by President Trump.<p>“Corporate Tax Reform is expected to improve earnings …

Fortune 500

UnitedHealth Q4 earnings double; insurer expects big year - Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal

By Mark Reilly <br>– Managing Editor, Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal<p>Jan 16, 2018, 7:24am CST<p>UnitedHealth Group Inc. reported …

Minneapolis-Saint Paul

Indie Agency Launches Team Dedicated to Infusing Emerging Tech Into All Creative

Minnesota indie agency Periscope is making a commitment to infuse emerging tech—including virtual reality, augmented reality and artificial …

Digital Marketing

Wall St reverses gains to ends lower as energy weighs

Having set new records early on Tuesday, US stocks reversed their gains to finish lower as a decline in oil prices weighed on the energy sector.<p>The …

Markets

Brainstorm Health: Universal Flu Vaccine, Merck Lung Cancer Drug, UnitedHealth Earnings

DIGITAL HEALTH<p><b>Could AI detect cardiac arrest through the phone?</b> A small, early stage study in Copenhagen suggests that artificial intelligence may be …

Cancer

US stocks move higher in early trade; Dow crosses 26,000

U.S. stocks climbed broadly in early trading Tuesday, sending the Dow Jones industrial average past the 26,000-point mark for the first time. Technology, health care and financial stocks accounted for much of the market's gains. Energy companies were the only laggard. Investors were sizing up the …

Markets

"Fast Money" final trades: UNH, EEM and more

The “Fast Money” traders share their final trades for the day including UBS Group, iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF, UnitedHealth Group and General …

General Motors

Strong Demand, Tax Reform Drive UnitedHealth Profits Higher

Learn how much in tax savings the health insurer will reap.<p>Throughout much of the year, investors in <b>UnitedHealth Group</b> (NYSE:UNH) focused on the …

Stocks

Dow breaches 26,000 mark on robust earnings reports

Wall Street's main indexes rose sharply on Tuesday, with the Dow hitting the 26,000 mark for the first time — just 12 days after racing past its previous record high of 25,000.<p>Hopes of strong quarterly earnings, supported by a steep cut in corporate taxes, and solid global economic growth have …

Markets

Is This What They Mean by Euphoria? Dow Gains 165 Points as Everything Is Awesome

In a column this weekend, I observed, with tongue planted firmly in cheek, that the market is on pace to triple this year. And while we all know …

Markets

UnitedHealth Cashes In on Tax Cut

Tax cuts lived up to the hype for health insurers.<p>Industry bellwether UnitedHealth reported better-than-expected fourth-quarter revenue of $52.06 billion and raised its adjusted earnings outlook Tuesday, in light of the tax overhaul. As usual, investors have a lot to look forward to.<p>UnitedHealth …

Business

Dow Jones tops 26,000 for first time as stock market boom continues

US share index rises 1,000 points in 12 days – but sceptics warn rise could be last hurrah before a crash<p>The Dow Jones Industrial Average has topped the 26,000 mark for the first time, a new landmark in the Wall Street stock market boom that has gathered pace since the new year.<p>The leading index of …

Markets

UnitedHealth expects $1.7B windfall from tax law

UnitedHealth Group, the country’s largest insurer, will gain $1.7 billion in additional earnings in 2018 because of the GOP tax bill, the company’s …

Donald Trump

UnitedHealth Group Q4 revenues up 10%; non-GAAP EPS up 23%; updates 2018 guidance

UnitedHealth Group (UNH +1.4%) Q4 results: Revenues: $52,061M (+9.5%); Premiums: $40,378M (+9.9%); Products: $7,157M (+2.8%); Services: $4,228M …

Business

Tax reform will add $1.7 billion to UnitedHealth Group's profits

UnitedHealth Group CEO Dave Wichmann told investors today the company will reap $1.7 billion in additional earnings this year thanks to the …

Business

Dow Industrials Cross 26000 for First Time as Earnings Season Ramps Up

Dow industrials briefly cross 26000<p>-- Dollar rebounds from three-year low<p>-- Stocks in Europe rise<p>The Dow Jones Industrial Average briefly crossed 26000 for the first time Tuesday, just seven trading sessions after closing above its last 1,000-point milestone.<p>The blue-chip index surged at the open, …

Markets

Tax shake-up boosts UnitedHealth as Dow hits 26,000

UnitedHealth Group shares advanced after the company boosted its full-year profit outlook by more than 16 per cent, citing a benefit from tax rules …

Markets

World markets advance with the Dow pushing over 26,000 points

New York — World stock markets advanced on Tuesday, with investors on Wall Street pushing the Dow index past the 26,000 threshold, while the dollar …

Markets