Unitedhealth Group, Inc. Q1 adjusted earnings Beat Estimates

17 April, 2018, 21:53 | Author: Regina Silva
  • The United Health Group Inc.'s campus in Minnetonka Minn

The Davis-Rea Ltd holds 42,300 shares with $4.41 million value, down from 78,779 last quarter. Microsoft Corp now has $741.14 billion valuation.

The stock increased 0.31% or $0.03 during the last trading session, reaching $9.62. CAE Inc. (NYSE:CAE) has risen 20.70% since April 16, 2017 and is uptrending.

The company boosted its outlook for 2018 net earnings to a range of $11.70 to $11.95 per share and adjusted net earnings of $12.40 to $12.65 per share. Jarislowsky Fraser Ltd acquired 12,334 shares as Unitedhealth Group Incorporated (UNH)'s stock declined 0.93%.

Van Den Berg Management I Inc holds 1.75% of its portfolio in Era Group Inc. for 1.45 million shares. UnitedHealth Group has a 12 month low of $166.65 and a 12 month high of $250.79. -EPS (Q1): $3.04 vs. $2.37 past year. About 4.05 million shares traded. First City Management stated it has 0.37% of its capital in UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH). UNH outperformed by 20.87% the S&P500.

UNH registered $29.08 million net activity with 0 buys and 10 sales since October 19, 2017. The firm has a market capitalization of $217,027.44, a price-to-earnings ratio of 23.72, a PEG ratio of 1.31 and a beta of 0.77. Over the last three months, insiders have sold 35,310 shares of company stock valued at $5,855,416. Factory Mutual Insurance Co accumulated 1.08M shares or 0.47% of the stock.

UnitedHealth Group (NYSE:UNH) last released its earnings results on Tuesday, April 17th. Shares for $48,025 were sold by Shine Kenneth Irwin. HOOPER MICHELE J had sold 10,000 shares worth $2.38M on Wednesday, January 31.

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Investors sentiment decreased to 0.92 in 2017 Q4. That's change of 0.05, from 2017Q3's 0.91.

A number of institutional investors and hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Goldman Sachs initiated coverage on shares of UnitedHealth Group in a research report on Wednesday, January 3rd.

UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) now has a Montier C-score of 2. De Burlo Gp Inc Inc reported 2.66% stake. Also, the number of investment professionals holding Era Group Inc in top ten stock positions was flat from 0 to 0 for the same number. Ngam Limited Partnership owns 421,077 shares for 0.95% of their portfolio. Kistler has 0.23% invested in UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH). The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this hyperlink. Qci Asset Mngmt Ny has invested 0.02% in UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH). Gruss & Com invested in 70,500 shares or 5.9% of the stock.

UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) has a Price to Book ratio of 4.542603. Perkins Coie Com reported 15,382 shares. Lsv Asset owns 209,660 shares. $4.79 million worth of UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) was sold by BURKE RICHARD T on Thursday, January 18. Boston Private Wealth Limited Liability Co, Massachusetts-based fund reported 54,280 shares. Therefore 100% are positive. The healthcare conglomerate reported $3.04 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $2.91 by $0.13, Bloomberg Earnings reports. The rating was maintained by Cowen & Co with "Buy" on Friday, January 12. Bank of America has "Buy" rating and $240 target. The rating was maintained by Citigroup on Wednesday, July 26 with "Neutral". They set an "overweight" rating and a $200.00 price target for the company. The stock has "Outperform" rating by Credit Suisse on Monday, July 17. (NYSE:CAE) earned "Hold" rating by Zacks on Tuesday, September 1. 14,233 shares were sold by Nelson Steven H, worth $3.28 million. Fort Washington Inv Oh has 221,059 shares. As a general matter investors should not rely exclusively on an analyst's recommendation when deciding whether to buy, sell or hold a stock. Therefore 56% are positive. The firm has "Buy" rating by Cantor Fitzgerald given on Wednesday, December 6. The rating was maintained by Argus Research with "Buy" on Thursday, October 19. UBS downgraded the shares of LEA in report on Tuesday, October 3 to "Neutral" rating. The stock of Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG) has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, January 7 by Suntrust Robinson. The firm has "Hold" rating by SunTrust given on Wednesday, February 28. PiperJaffray has "Neutral" rating and $133 target. Now the institutional investor is holding 410,833 shares, compared to the 456,526 from the previous quarter. 134 funds opened positions while 676 raised stakes. 561.38 million shares or 7.06% less from 603.99 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Gam Ag invested in 51,464 shares. Allen Capital Group LLC bought a new stake in UnitedHealth Group in the fourth quarter worth approximately $623,000. Finemark Fincl Bank And Tru invested in 0.51% or 36,464 shs. Premier Asset Management Lc holds 0.32% or 16,941 shares. Equities analysts anticipate that UnitedHealth Group Inc will post $9.51 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. UNH's profit will be $2.83B for 19.20 P/E if the $2.92 EPS becomes a reality.

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