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UnitedHealth Group Inc (UNH) Stock Surges on Q3 Earnings Report

UnitedHealth Group Inc (UNH) Stock Surges on Q3 Earnings Report”

UnitedHealth Group Incorporated has had 32 insider trades in the last 3 months, including 28 open market buys and 4 sells. As per Tuesday, December 8, the company rating was maintained by Compass Point. Cubic Asset Ltd Llc holds 35,941 shares or 1.95% of its portfolio. The SI to UnitedHealth Group's float is 1.03%. The number of shares now owned by investors are 968.87 mln. First Heartland Consultants stated it has 0.09% in UnitedHealth Group Inc (NYSE:UNH). RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of UNH in report on Saturday, September 23 with "Buy" rating. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Sunday, August 16 by JMP Securities. Pdt Prns Llc accumulated 55,600 shares. Deutsche Bank has "Buy" rating and $197 target. The stock of UnitedHealth Group Inc (NYSE:UNH) has "Buy" rating given on Friday, October 2 by Citigroup.

UnitedHealth Group Inc. offers health care coverage and related services to help people achieve improved health and well-being through all stages of life.

Since May 9, 2017, it had 2 insider purchases, and 0 sales for $87,759 activity. About 5.61 million shares traded or 85.76% up from the average. Sprott Inc has invested 0.9% of its portfolio in UnitedHealth Group Inc (NYSE:UNH). UnitedHealth Group Incorporated has a 12-month low of $133.03 and a 12-month high of $200.76. Cantor Fitzgerald reiterated a "buy" rating and set a $205.00 price target on shares of UnitedHealth Group in a research note on Friday, July 7th.

Over the past few months, insider ownership has seen a move of -3.08% while institutional ownership has changed -0.09%. Pivotal Research maintained Liberty Global plc - Class A Ordinary Shares (NASDAQ:LILA) rating on Friday, September 11. The shares were sold at an average price of $198.11, for a total transaction of $10,019,215.14.

Net earnings reported by UnitedHealth Group Inc in the third quarter of the year was $2.56 billion. On Thursday, June 8 the stock rating was initiated by BWS Financial with "Buy".

UnitedHealth Group Inc (NYSE:UNH) shares were slightly higher on thin premarket trade after it delivered a mixed bag of third quarter results on Tuesday. FMR LLC now owns 56,101,668 shares of the healthcare conglomerate's stock worth $10,402,371,000 after purchasing an additional 1,168,324 shares during the last quarter. It turned negative, as 41 investors sold MHK shares while 164 reduced holdings. (NYSE:MHK) rating on Tuesday, March 15.

The Hopkins, MN-based health benefits provider reported Q3 earnings per share (EPS) of $2.66, which was $0.09 better than the Wall Street consensus estimate of $2.57. Cantor Fitzgerald maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Wednesday, August 16 report. United (D B A Uas Asset Management) invested in 59,300 shares or 5.78% of the stock.

Revenue from its Optum business, which manages drug benefits and offers healthcare data analytics services, rose 8.4 percent to $22.89 billion, accounting for almost half of the insurer's total revenue. Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt Sys reported 0.02% in Mohawk Industries, Inc. Amalgamated Fincl Bank invested 0.07% in ResMed Inc. Argent Trust reported 11,847 shares. Omers Administration holds 12,390 shares or 0.03% of its portfolio. Its up 0.04, from 0.98 in 2017Q1. Brown Brothers Harriman Communication holds 1,000 shares. Mu Investments Co. Ltd., a Japan-based fund reported 64,100 shares. (NYSE:MHK). 4.58 million are owned by Blackrock. Creative Planning owns 13,426 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. The Company's products include Clearview Cassette, which is the building block of its product platform; Connectivity and Optical Components; FieldSmart, which is a series of panels, cabinets, wall boxes and other enclosures that house the Clearview components; FieldShield, which is a fiber delivery method for broadband deployment; CraftSmart, which is a line of optical protection field enclosures, and Cable Assemblies. There were 67 sold out positions, amounting to 4.4 million shares. Triangle Secs Wealth Mgmt owns 6,246 shares for 0.77% of their portfolio. The company has market cap of $5.34 billion. It has a 24.45 P/E ratio. It operates through three divisions: Master Planned Communities, Operating Assets and Strategic Developments.

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