UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (UNH) Receives Price Target

UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (UNH) has been rated by 16 research analysts. Fundamentally, the highest shorterm price forecast for the stock is expected to reach $165 and the lowest price target forecast is $105. The average forecast of all the analysts is $155.81 and the expected standard deviation is $15.37.

UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (UNH) has an average broker rating of 1.39, which is interpreted as a Strong Buy, as rated by 19 equity analysts. Nonetheless, 15 analysts are positive on the stocks future and they recommend a Strong Buy on the stock. 2 other analysts advise a Buy. Nevertheless, the majority of 1 analysts consider that the stock is a Hold with neither a large upside nor a downside. Ranking by Zacks Investment Research for Coach Inc is 2, which is also a Buy. 1 brokerage firm advices Strong Sell on the share due to lack of confidence about the future of the company.


Also, Argus Research upgrades its rating on UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH). Analysts at the Argus Research have a current rating of Buy on the shares. The shares were previously rated Hold. The rating by the firm was issued on July 22, 2016.

UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH): The stock opened at $136.82 on Thursday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $136.98 for the day. The stock traded down to $135.35 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $135.74 with a loss of -0.23% for the day. The stock had closed at $136.05 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 2,765,361 shares.

UnitedHealth Group Incorporated is a health and well-being company. The Companys 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 Companys 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.

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