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15 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

UnitedHealth Group Inc. Earnings: Can They Grow Despite Obamacare?

Yet even as UnitedHealth and rivals WellPoint have struggled to deal with and incorporate the health-care reforms under Obamacare into their respective business models, UnitedHealth hopes to find new avenues for growth in areas that WellPoint and Humana have largely left untapped.

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Related Topix: Beverages, Health Insurance, Insurance

Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Motley Fool

The Dow Jumps Early, But Why Are UnitedHealth Group and JPMorgan Chase Falling?

Investors celebrated signs of health in the U.S. economy, as retail sales soared by 1.1% in March.

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Related Topix: Beverages

Forbes.com

Dow Movers: UNH, GS

In early trading on Monday, shares of Goldman Sachs Group topped the list of the day's best performing Dow Jones Industrial Average components, trading up 1.2%.

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Related Topix: Goldman Sachs, Financial Services, Investment Services, Beverages, Financial Markets

Sat Apr 12, 2014

TwinCities

Health care diplomat Lois Quam's new role seems natural

Lois Quam, a Minnesota native, former UnitedHealth executive and health care adviser to the U.S. State Department, has been named chief operating officer of the Nature Conservancy in Arlington, Va.

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Related Topix: Minnesota, Beverages, Networked Insights, easyGroup, Media, Ingenix, Clinical Insight

Fri Apr 11, 2014

The Motley Fool

Why Dividend Investors Should Consider UnitedHealth Group, Inc.

The health care sector, in general, has been outperforming the broader market by quite a wide margin in recent times.

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Related Topix: Beverages, Financial Markets, Health Insurance

Seeking Alpha

Funds Buying UnitedHealth: Stunning Div Growth

With a reported seven million-plus Americans signing up for health insurance coverage through the Affordable Care Act in its first enrollment season, the conversation has shifted from "will it fail to launch?" to, "we've got ourselves a viable launch."

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Related Topix: Beverages, Health Insurance, Health, T Rowe Price Group, Financial Services, Investment Services, Financial Markets, Medicare, Medicaid

Sys-Con Media

Favourable Rulings, Topline Results, Earnings Schedules, Approvals,...

Today, Analysts Review released its analysts' notes regarding Eli Lilly & Co. , UnitedHealth Group, Inc. , Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. , Forest Laboratories Inc. , and Zoetis Inc. .

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Related Topix: Biotech, Medicine, Eli Lilly, Healthcare Industry, Beverages, Forest Labs, United Health Services, Startups, Connect Direct, Hospital Administration, Clinical Insight

Thu Apr 10, 2014

Business Wire

Fitch Affirms UnitedHealth Group's IDR at 'A': Outlook Stable

A complete list of rating actions follows at the end of this release. The Rating Outlook is Stable.

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

The Washington Post

UnitedHealth, Humana Face Cuts in Medicare Advantage Pay

UnitedHealth Group Inc. and Humana Inc. are among the health insurers that will see their base U.S. government payment rate reduced 4 percent next year for Medicare Advantage programs for elderly Americans.

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Related Topix: Medicare, Health, Beverages, Humana, Insurance, Family, Elderly (Senior Citizen), Medicaid

Mon Apr 07, 2014

The Miami Herald

Government hikes Medicare Advantage pay estimate

The government has raised its payment estimate for Medicare Advantage plans, months ahead of a busy election season during which cuts to the program promise to be a key focus for politicians and voters.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Medicare, Health, Medicaid, Family, Elderly (Senior Citizen), Beverages

The Motley Fool

Can Express Scripts Holding Co. Beat Expectations Again?

Analysts are skeptical that, with the large advances already made in the shift to generics, Express Scripts can leverage formulary design, producer discounts, mail delivery and other drivers to continue generating double-digit free cash flow growth.

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Related Topix: Express Scripts, Beverages

Sys-Con Media

Critical Alerts For Boeing, UnitedHealth Group, SAP, Walmart, and...

To see what our analysts have discovered about these stocks read the InvestorsObserver's PriceWatch Alerts at http://www.investorsobserver.com/pr/40420141 Today's PriceWatch Alerts cover the following stocks: Boeing , UnitedHealth Group , SAP , Walmart , and Chipotle Mexican Grill .

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Related Topix: Retail, Wal Mart Stores, Beverages

Fri Apr 04, 2014

TwinCities

Health VIP Lois Quam to join Nature Conservancy as COO

Lois Quam, a former UnitedHealth executive who also directed the Global Health Initiative at the U.S. State Department, has been named chief operating officer of the Nature Conservancy, the organization said Friday.

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Related Topix: Nature Conservancy, Charitable Organizations, Beverages, easyGroup, United Health Services, Startups, Media, Medicine, Connect Direct, Hospital Administration, Clinical Insight, Healthcare Industry

Thu Apr 03, 2014

Jerusalem Post

U.S. stocks dip ahead of Friday's March jobs report; Dow ends flat

Investing.com - U.S. stocks edged lower on Thursday as investors jumped to the sidelines to await the release of the March jobs report on Friday, which markets hope will reveal how fast the U.S. economy is recovering.

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Related Topix: Financial Markets, Beverages

MarketNewsVideo

Thursday's ETF with Unusual Volume: IHF

The iShares U.S. Healthcare Providers ETF is seeing unusually high volume in afternoon trading Thursday, with over 245,000 shares traded versus three month average volume of about 28,000.

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Related Topix: Beverages, Social Solutions, Express Scripts, Business News, Video

American Thinker

Insurance Stocks Party like It's ObamaCare

The stock price of UnitedHealth Group Inc., America's largest health care company, is up +263% since ObamaCare was signed into law just over four years ago on March 23, 2010.

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Related Topix: Beverages, Financial Markets, Healthcare Law, Law, Health Insurance, Health, Marketing, Medicaid

Tue Apr 01, 2014

Business Journal

Kynect enrollment reaches 370,000; Healthcare.gov beats expectations

More than 370,000 people in Kentucky signed up for health coverage through Kynect, a state-run health insurance marketplace that was ushered in by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.

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Related Topix: Kentucky Government, Kentucky, Health Insurance, Health, Humana, Insurance, Beverages, Medicaid

Mon Mar 31, 2014

Business Journal

BBL files lien on City Station East in Troy; United Group says bill will be paid

BBL Construction Services LLC filed a $314,609 lien on City Station East, a mixed-use student apartment building in downtown Troy, NY that is part of a large development project spearheaded by The United Group of Cos.

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Related Topix: Beverages, Troy, NY, Albany, NY

Sun Mar 30, 2014

Bloomberg

UnitedHealth a Surprise Fixer of Flawed Obamacare Sites

UnitedHealth Group Inc. , which sells insurance on only a few Obamacare exchanges, stands to profit from the law nonetheless.

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Related Topix: Beverages, Networked Insights, Ingenix, Clinical Insight, Insightful, Healthcare Law, Law

Thu Mar 27, 2014

Business Wire

UnitedHealth Groupa s Center for Nursing Advancement Forms External Nursing Advisory Board

The goal of the ENAB is to inform, create and evolve nursing best practices in order to create strong partnerships across nursing, education and the health care industry; influence nursing policy and changes in the national landscape; and further the nursing profession.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Nursing, Beverages, Management, University of Pennsylvania

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