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  1. Good Execution Continuing To Boost UnitedHealthRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Seeking Alpha

    Optum remains a key asset for the company, particularly as its risk-pricing capabilities should serve the company well as its expands its involvement in state exchanges. I don't believe UnitedHealth shares are strikingly cheap, but the company has a history of outperforming guidance and offers above-average quality.

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  2. Why Leerink Sees Further Upside In Shares Of UnitedHealthRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Benzinga

    Ana Gupte of Leerink on Thursday commented that UnitedHealth Group Inc. posted a good fourth-quarter report with a $0.05 earning per share beat on "modest" revenue upside. Gupte notes that Consolidated MLR beat by 60 basis points, though Commercial MLR disappointed.

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  3. Sterne Agee Analyst Sees Little Upside For UnitedHealth GroupRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Benzinga

    UnitedHealth Group Inc. investors might be hard-pressed to find further gains in the stock, an analyst said Wednesday. Shares of the company are up nearly 50 percent in the past year, and were trading higher Wednesday on better-than-expected fourth quarter results.

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  4. UnitedHealth earnings rise 6%, top Wall St. expectationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | TwinCities

    UnitedHealth topped Wall Street expectations for the fourth quarter, and the nation's largest health insurer brought an optimistic vibe for the new year as it detailed final results from 2014. The Minnetonka-based insurer said Wednesday that it expects stronger enrollment growth from Medicare Advantage plans, a key product that had been pinched by funding cuts in recent years.

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  5. Earnings Watch: Updates, advisories and surprisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | MarketWatch

    Citing people with direct knowledge of the matter, Bloomberg reported that Samsung will use its own chips, after Qualcomm's chips overheated during testing. Samsung is Qualcomm's largest customer, as it accounts for 21% of Qualcomm's revenue, according to FactSet.

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  6. UnitedHealth fourth quarter earnings top estimatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Star Tribune

    Minnetonka -based UnitedHealth, which is the nation's largest health insurer, saw $1.51 billion in earnings for the quarter ending Dec. 31, an increase of about 6 percent compared with the same period last year. Revenue of $33.43 billion for the quarter was about 7 percent greater than last year, according to an earnings release Wednesday morning.

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  7. After strong Q4, UnitedHealth says 2015 is looking goodRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Business Journal

    UnitedHealth Group Inc. reported better-than-expected earnings for the fourth quarter of last year and is talking positively already about how 2015 is shaping up. Reuters reports on Wednesday's earnings announcement by Minnetonka-based UnitedHealth , which earned $1.5 billion, or $1.55 per share, in the fourth quarter, up from $1.4 billion, or $1.41 per share, in the year-ago period.

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  8. UnitedHealth Group Q4 Profit Beats Expectations; Shares RiseRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Benzinga

    Shares of UnitedHealth Group Inc. gained around 1.9% in pre-market trading after the company reported better-than-expected fourth-quarter earnings. The Minnetonka, Minnesota-based company posted quarterly net earnings of $1.5 million, or $1.55 per share, compared to $1.4 million, or $1.41 per share, in the year-earlier period.

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  9. How UnitedHealth Could Beat Q4 Earnings ForecastsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Investor's Business Daily

    1 U.S. health insurer expected to continue its recent run of single-digit earnings and revenue gains. Analysts polled by Thomson Reuters expect UnitedHealth to log EPS of $1.50 when it reports fourth-quarter results before the open Wednesday.

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  10. UnitedHealthcare wins major Wisconsin contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Business Journal

    The Business Health Care Group , which includes some of that region's largest employers, has signed a multiyear deal with Minnetonka-based UnitedHealthcare, a business unit of UnitedHealth Group Inc. . The Business Health Care Group was formed in 2003 by several large Milwaukee-based employers concerned about rising health care costs in southeast Wisconsin.

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  11. UnitedHealth sells Minnetonka HQ for $79MRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Business Journal

    The Dec. 29 sale was disclosed in a certificate of real estate value made public Monday by the Minnesota Department of Revenue. The buyer is listed as New York City-based LCN UHS Minnetonka , controlled by LCN Capital Partners, a private equity firm that specializes in owning low-risk corporate real estate in North America and Europe, according to its website.

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  12. UnitedHealth: 15% Dividend Growth And Strong Earnings MomentumRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2014 | Seeking Alpha

    Shareholders in healthcare giant UnitedHealth have enjoyed enormous gains in the past two years after the stock experienced a long period of consolidation around the $50 area. Since that consolidation ended shares have doubled in under 24 months and to boot, UNH is quickly becoming a terrific dividend growth story as well.

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  13. UnitedHealth tests bundled-payment cancer careRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Business Journal

    UnitedHealth Group Inc. will begin offering a bundled payment for cancer care in a pilot program at the MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston that breaks from the traditional fee-for-service model. The program follows a study earlier this year by Minnetonka-based UnitedHealth that found oncologists trimmed cancer-care costs by 34 percent with bundled payments , without changing how well patients fared after treatment.

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  14. UnitedHealth launches pilot payment program at MD Anderson Cancer CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2014 | Star Tribune

    Program at cancer center will move away from fee-for-service care that has been criticized for fueling rising health care costs. UnitedHealth Group Inc. is launching a pilot program with MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston that changes how the insurer pays for the treatment of certain cancer patients.

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  15. A.M. Best Revises Outlook to Positive for UnitedHealth Group Incorporated and Its SubsidiariesRead the original story

    Dec 11, 2014 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    A.M. Best has affirmed the financial strength rating of A and the issuer credit ratings of "a" for the majority of the insurance subsidiaries of UnitedHealth Group Incorporated [NYSE:UNH]. Concurrently, A.M. Best has affirmed the ICR of "bbb+" and debt ratings of UnitedHealth.

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  16. UnitedHealth Releases Optimistic Outlook with Oppenheimer Reiterating an Outperform RatingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | GuruFocus.com

    UnitedHealth Group , the American health care company that serves more than 85 million people worldwide, released new guidance for its next earnings report. On December 2, UnitedHealth announced that they expect a 6% year-over-year increase in revenue.

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  17. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    Dec 3, 2014 | Business Wire

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  18. UnitedHealth Group rolls out upbeat earnings outlookRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2014 | Star Tribune

    The financial drag from the federal health care overhaul should lessen in the coming years, as growth continues in the Medicare and Medicaid markets, Stephen Hemsley, the chief executive at UnitedHealth Group, said during a Tuesday investors conference in New York City. The nation's largest health insurer expects earnings per share in 2015 between $6 and $6.25, the company forecast Tuesday, saying the projected results include a hit of between 7 percent and 9 percent due to the federal Affordable Care Act.

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  19. Stock Market Turns Mixed; Michaels Rallies To New HighRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Investor's Business Daily

    Stocks improved Monday afternoon, turning mixed. They have wavered amid news of Japan falling into a recession and a round of merger and acquisition activity.

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  20. UnitedHealth says it will compete for health exchange business in 23 statesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Star Tribune

    UnitedHealth Group Inc. will make a much bigger play on the nation's health insurance exchanges this fall, but the Minnetonka -based insurer still won't be competing close to its corporate home. On Friday, UnitedHealth is announcing the 23 states where it plans to compete for health exchange business starting Saturday - a roster that's up significantly from the four states where the insurer was competing this year.

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