UnitedHealth Group Inc (UNH) : Needelman Asset Management Inc reduced its stake in UnitedHealth Group Inc by 0.7% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 10,700 shares of UnitedHealth Group Inc which is valued at $1,514,692 after selling 75 shares in UnitedHealth Group Inc , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Jul 5, 2016.UnitedHealth Group Inc makes up approximately 4.35% of Needelman Asset Management Inc’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Stock Yards Bank Trust Co reduced its stake in UNH by selling 571 shares or 18.43% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 2,528 shares of UNH which is valued at $357,864. UnitedHealth Group Inc makes up approx 0.05% of Stock Yards Bank Trust Co’s portfolio.Cullinan Associates Inc boosted its stake in UNH in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 2,517 additional shares and now holds a total of 29,967 shares of UnitedHealth Group Inc which is valued at $4,221,152. UnitedHealth Group Inc makes up approx 0.34% of Cullinan Associates Inc’s portfolio.
UnitedHealth Group Inc closed down -0.95 points or -0.67% at $140.32 with 40,83,998 shares getting traded on Monday. Post opening the session at $141.27, the shares hit an intraday low of $140.01 and an intraday high of $141.6 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Monday session in Red.
On the company’s financial health, UnitedHealth Group Inc reported $1.81 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.09 according to the earnings call on Apr 19, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $1.72. The company had revenue of $44527.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $44278.96 million. The company’s revenue was up 24.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.46 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on UnitedHealth Group Inc. UnitedHealth Group Inc was Initiated by Bernstein to “Outperform” on Jun 16, 2016. Company shares were Reiterated by Mizuho on Apr 20, 2016 to “Buy”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 156 from a previous price target of $150 .
UnitedHealth Group Incorporated is a health and well-being company. The Company’s business platforms include UnitedHealthcare and Optum. UnitedHealthcare provides health care benefits to various customers and markets. Optum is a health services business serving the health care marketplace including payers care providers employers Governments life sciences companies and consumers. The Company’s business platforms have four segments: UnitedHealthcare OptumHealth OptumInsight and OptumRx. UnitedHealthcare includes UnitedHealthcare Employer & Individual UnitedHealthcare Medicare & Retirement UnitedHealthcare Community & State and UnitedHealthcare Global. OptumHealth is a health and wellness business serving the physical emotional and financial needs of individuals. OptumInsight provides technology operational and consulting services to participants in the health care industry. OptumRx provides a range of pharmacy benefit management (PBM) services.