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UNH - UnitedHealth Inc Share Price

$391.01 1.0  0.3%

Last Trade - 16/04/21

Large Cap
Market Cap £267.27bn
Enterprise Value £285.06bn
Revenue £190.11bn
Position in Universe 22nd / 6850
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Year End 31st Dec 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021E 2022E CAGR / Avg
157,107 184,840 201,159 226,247 242,155 257,141 281,063 304,299 +10.4%
+5.5 +20.6 +31.1 +28.3 +17.5 +11.9 +15.1 +15.1
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FINANCIAL BRIEF: : For the three months ended 31 March 2021,UnitedHealth Group Inc revenues increased 9% to $70.2B. Netincome increased 44% to $4.86B. Revenues reflect Premiumsincrease of 10% to $55.49B, Investment/Other increase of24% to $452M. Net income benefited from Cost of ProductsSold decrease of 1% to $7.57B (expense), Interest expensedecrease of 9% to $397M (expense). Dividend per shareincreased from $1.08 to $1.25.
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Profile Summary

UnitedHealth Group Incorporated is a health and well-being company. The Company operates through four segments: UnitedHealthcare, OptumHealth, OptumInsight and OptumRx. It conducts its operations through two business platforms: health benefits operating under UnitedHealthcare and health services operating under Optum. UnitedHealthcare provides healthcare benefits to an array of customers and markets, and includes UnitedHealthcare Employer & Individual, UnitedHealthcare Medicare & Retirement, UnitedHealthcare Community & State, and UnitedHealthcare Global businesses. Optum is a health services business serving the healthcare marketplace, including payers, care providers, employers, governments, life sciences companies and consumers, through its OptumHealth, OptumInsight and OptumRx businesses. OptumInsight provides services, technology and healthcare solutions to participants in the healthcare industry. OptumRx provides retail network contracting, purchasing and clinical solutions.

Last Annual December 31st, 2020
Last Interim March 31st, 2021
Incorporated July 1, 2015
Public Since October 17, 1984
No. of Shareholders: 11,085
No. of Employees: 330,000
Sector Healthcare
Industry Healthcare Providers & Services
Index Dow Jones Composite , Dow Jones Industrial Average , S&P Composite 1500 , S&P 500 , S&P 500 Health Care (sector),
Exchange New York Stock Exchange
Shares in Issue 945,319,404
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Frequently Asked Questions for UnitedHealth Inc
What is the UnitedHealth Inc share price?

As of 16/04/21, shares in UnitedHealth Inc are trading at $391.01, giving the company a market capitalisation of £267.27bn. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.

How has the UnitedHealth Inc share price performed this year?

Shares in UnitedHealth Inc are currently trading at $391.01 and the price has moved by 31.02% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength - which takes into account the overall market trend - the UnitedHealth Inc price has moved by -9.69% over the past year.

What are the analyst and broker recommendations for UnitedHealth Inc?

Of the analysts with advisory recommendations for UnitedHealth Inc, there are there are currently 8 "buy" , 4 "hold" and 0 "sell" recommendations. The overall consensus recommendation for UnitedHealth Inc is Buy. You can view the full broker recommendation list by unlocking its StockReport.

When will UnitedHealth Inc next release its financial results?

UnitedHealth Inc is scheduled to issue upcoming financial results on the following dates:

Interim results are scheduled for: 2022-03-31
What is the UnitedHealth Inc dividend yield?

The UnitedHealth Inc dividend yield is 1.28% based on the trailing twelve month period.

Does UnitedHealth Inc pay a dividend?

Last year, UnitedHealth Inc paid a total dividend of 5, and it currently has a trailing dividend yield of 1.28%. Looking ahead, UnitedHealth Inc has not announced an ex-dividend date yet.

When does UnitedHealth Inc next pay dividends?

UnitedHealth Inc has yet to annouce their ex-dividend date. The historic dividend yield on UnitedHealth Inc shares is currently 1.28%.

How do I buy UnitedHealth Inc shares?

To buy shares in UnitedHealth Inc you'll need a share-dealing account with an online or offline stock broker. Once you have opened your account and transferred funds into it, you'll be able to search and select shares to buy and sell. You can use Stockopedia’s share research software to help you find the the kinds of shares that suit your investment strategy and objectives.

What is the market cap of UnitedHealth Inc?

Shares in UnitedHealth Inc are currently trading at $391.01, giving the company a market capitalisation of £267.27bn.

Where are UnitedHealth Inc shares listed? Where are UnitedHealth Inc shares listed?

Here are the trading details for UnitedHealth Inc:

Country of listing: United States
Exchange: NYQ
Ticker Symbol: UNH
What kind of share is UnitedHealth Inc?

Based on an overall assessment of its quality, value and momentum, UnitedHealth Inc is currently classified as a Super Stock. The classification is based on a composite score that examines a wide range of fundamental and technical measures. Stock are classified on the the following spectrum: Super Stocks, High Flyers, Contrarians, Turnarounds, Neutral, Value Traps, Momentum Traps, Falling Stars, and Sucker Stocks. For more information, learn about our StockRank Styles.

Is there a UnitedHealth Inc share price forecast 2021?

Shares in UnitedHealth Inc are currently priced at $391.01. At that level they are trading at 8.95% discount to the analyst consensus target price of 0.00.

Analysts covering UnitedHealth Inc currently have a consensus Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast of 18.444 for the next financial year.

How can I tell whether the UnitedHealth Inc share price will go up?

An important predictor of whether a stock price will go up is its track record of momentum. Price trends tend to persist, so it's worth looking at them when it comes to a share like UnitedHealth Inc. Over the past six months, the relative strength of its shares against the market has been -2.61%. At the current price of $391.01, shares in UnitedHealth Inc are trading at 17.84% against their 200 day moving average. You can read more about the power of momentum in assessing share price movements on Stockopedia.

What is the UnitedHealth Inc PE Ratio?

The UnitedHealth Inc PE ratio based on its reported earnings over the past 12 months is 22.23. The shares are currently trading at $391.01.

The PE ratio (or price-to-earnings ratio) is the one of the most popular valuation measures used by stock market investors. It is calculated by dividing a company's price per share by its earnings per share.

The PE ratio can be seen as being expressed in years, in the sense that it shows the number of years of earnings which would be required to pay back the purchase price, ignoring inflation. So in general terms, the higher the PE, the more expensive the stock is.

Who are the key directors of UnitedHealth Inc?

UnitedHealth Inc's management team is headed by:

Stephen Hemsley - NEC
William Ballard - IND
Richard Burke - LED
Michele Hooper - IND
D. Ellen Wilson - EVP
Thomas Roos - SVP
John Rex - CFO
Timothy Flynn - IND
Andrew Witty - CEO
Dirk Mcmahon - PRE
Matthew Friedrich - EVP
Cory Alexander - EVP
Who are the major shareholders of UnitedHealth Inc?

Here are the top five shareholders of UnitedHealth Inc based on the size of their shareholding:

The Vanguard Group, Inc. Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 8.37% (79.1m shares)
Fidelity Management & Research Company LLC Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 5.38% (50.8m shares)
State Street Global Advisors (US) Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 4.68% (44.2m shares)
BlackRock Institutional Trust Company, N.A. Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 4.62% (43.7m shares)
T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc. Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 4.02% (38.0m shares)
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