Acquires Shares of 2477 UnitedHealth Group Inc (UNH)

Marco Green
January 13, 2018

Moreover, Investors Asset Management Of Georgia Inc Ga Adv has 0.17% invested in the company for 10,800 shares. The institutional investor held 32,557 shares of the natural gas distribution company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $3.72 million, up from 22,071 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Energy Income Partners Llc who had been investing in Targa Res Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $10.96 billion market cap company. The stock increased 1.04% or $1.11 during the last trading session, reaching $107.65. About 245,679 shares traded or 16.33% up from the average. (NYSE:MRK) has risen 16.86% since January 12, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 9.20% the S&P500.

Pggm Investments increased Unitedhealth Group Inc Com (UNH) stake by 4% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. The institutional investor held 89,318 shares of the medical specialities company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $17.49M, down from 96,558 at the end of the previous reported quarter. The stock has been active on the tape, now trading at $225.39, up from yesterday's close by 0.53%. About 2.54M shares traded.

UnitedHealth Group Inc (NYSE UNH) traded up $1.19 during trading on Thursday, hitting $225.39. It has outperformed by 16.06% the S&P500. Foster And Motley holds 0.5% or 14,849 shares. Therefore 100% are positive. RBC Capital Markets has "Buy" rating and $72.0 target. Argus Research maintained UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) on Thursday, October 19 with "Buy" rating. The firm has "Buy" rating by Cantor Fitzgerald given on Wednesday, December 6. Cantor Fitzgerald restated a "buy" rating and set a $225.00 price objective on shares of UnitedHealth Group in a research report on Monday, November 27th. Cantor Fitzgerald maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Thursday, July 6 report. The rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank with "Buy" on Thursday, July 13. The stock of UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) earned "Buy" rating by RBC Capital Markets on Monday, August 21. (NYSE:ROL) has "Buy" rating given on Friday, April 28 by Nomura. Barclays Capital maintained the shares of UNH in report on Wednesday, July 19 with "Overweight" rating. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of GE in report on Monday, January 25 with "Outperform" rating. Prudential Public Ltd Liability Corp invested in 1.58% or 2.56M shares. It also increased its holding in Nordstrom (NYSE:JWN) by 1,589 shares in the quarter, for a total of 113,833 shares, and has risen its stake in Cardinal Health (NYSE:CAH).

Since August 3, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 6 sales for $20.19 million activity. $200,333 worth of UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) was sold by ROOS THOMAS E on Thursday, October 19. BALLARD WILLIAM C JR sold 5,000 shares worth $969,915. The shares were sold at an average price of $221.75, for a total value of $5,011,106.50.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.91 in Q3 2017. The firm has a market cap of $217,920.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of 25.61, a P/E/G ratio of 1.57 and a beta of 0.66. It dived, as 46 investors sold UNH shares while 524 reduced holdings.

VANGUARD GROUP INC raised its stake in Ventas, Inc. 810.94 million shares or 0.66% less from 816.36 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Northwest Investment Counselors Lc has invested 0% in UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH). Cooke Bieler LP has 1.50M shares. Acrospire Investment Management LLC now owns 706 shares of the healthcare conglomerate's stock valued at $131,000 after purchasing an additional 400 shares during the last quarter. Janus Henderson Group PLC now owns 2,388,641 shares of the healthcare conglomerate's stock valued at $442,896,000 after purchasing an additional 2,264,242 shares during the last quarter.

UnitedHealth Group (NYSE:UNH) last posted its earnings results on Tuesday, October 17th. The shares were sold at an average price of $159.80, for a total transaction of $2,397,000.00. 9,045 were accumulated by Cognios Limited Liability Company. Hartwell J M Limited Partnership holds 33,155 shares.

UnitedHealth Group Incorporated is a health and well-being company. Burke & Herbert Bank & Trust Co. now owns 2,877 shares of the healthcare conglomerate's stock valued at $403,000 after buying an additional 12 shares during the last quarter. Moreover, Cedar Hill Ltd Liability has 1.68% invested in UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) for 49,674 shares. Montecito Fincl Bank And Trust holds 1,031 shares.

Raub Brock Capital Management Lp, which manages about $602.95M and $390.10 million US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Cvs Health (NYSE:CVS) by 14,750 shares to 191,625 shares, valued at $15.58 million in 2017Q3, according to the filing. Asset Mngmt One Comm Limited reported 1.55 million shares or 0.71% of all its holdings. Its down 0.10, from 0.79 in 2017Q2.

Investors may also want to take a longer-term look at company shares. Following the completion of the sale, the chief executive officer now owns 195,314 shares in the company, valued at approximately $43,310,879.50. 7,500 are owned by Fuller And Thaler Asset Management Inc. Guggenheim Capital Ltd Liability holds 0.29% or 631,804 shares in its portfolio. New Jersey-based Caxton Associate LP has invested 0.02% in UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH). (NYSE:CCK). Barrow Hanley Mewhinney Strauss Ltd Com invested 0% in Crown Holdings, Inc. Dynamic Capital Management reported 0.27% stake. Royal State Bank Of Canada holds 26,489 shares. Sg Americas Limited Liability Com holds 0.01% in Carclo plc (LON:CAR) or 15,243 shares. Primecap Mgmt Com Ca has 0.01% invested in Crown Holdings, Inc. Driehaus Capital Management Ltd Liability Com has 2,838 shares. Following the completion of the transaction, the insider now directly owns 24,630 shares in the company, valued at $5,060,726.10.

Analysts await Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU) to report earnings on January, 19. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $2.17 EPS. UNH's profit will be $2.42 billion for 22.54 P/E if the $2.50 EPS becomes a reality. After $2.66 actual EPS reported by UnitedHealth Group Incorporated for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -6.02% negative EPS growth.

Since September 18, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 8 selling transactions for $7.50 million activity. Planning Corp reported 1,507 shares.

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