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  1. UnitedHealthcare goes for yuks with new ad campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Star Tribune

    Laughter may be the best medicine, and UnitedHealthcare hopes its new ad campaign will get people not only laughing but interested in insurance. UnitedHealth care is launching what officials say is the company's most expansive brand marketing campaign, and the nation's largest health insurer hopes people will laugh.


  2. UnitedHealth puts restrictions on hysterectomiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Business Journal

    UnitedHealthcare , the nation's largest health insurer, is telling doctors to get clearance before performing most hysterectomies, saying it is concerned about the dangers of a tool used in the procedures. The Wall Street Journal reports on the new policy from the insurer , a unit of Minnetonka-based UnitedHealth Group Inc. , which could mean big changes in women's health care.


  3. Free health resources for uninsured Indiana womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | WNDU-TV South Bend

    ... cardiovascular disease. A local organization hopes awareness will put an end to cardiovascular risks. United Health Services (UHS) in Granger was selected as the host site for a CDC pilot program in 2014. Since March, about 300 women have used ...


  4. UnitedHealth backs wellness-tech startup Rally HealthRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Business Journal

    Optum invested a "significant" but undisclosed amount in Rally Health, which already has 200 employees and operations in San Francisco and Washington, D.C. The company's CEO is Grant Verstandig , who founded Audax Health and sold it to UnitedHealth. Rally Health President and Chief Operating Officer David Ko led mobile efforts at gaming company Zynga.


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

    Jan 24, 2015 | 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.


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

    Jan 22, 2015 | 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.


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

    Jan 21, 2015 | 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.


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

    Jan 21, 2015 | 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.


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

    Jan 21, 2015 | 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.


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

    Jan 21, 2015 | 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.


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

    Jan 21, 2015 | 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.


  12. Trending Jobs in the Southern TierRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2015 | WENY

    ... openings in the region include Corning Incorporated, Cornell University, Lockheed Martin in Owego and United Health Services and Ascension Lourdes out of Binghamton. Notably absent, manufacturing jobs, even as some of the openings are with local ...


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

    Jan 20, 2015 | 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.


  14. Aetna Stock Climbs After It Lifts Membership OutlookRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Investor's Business Daily

    Aetna rose in strong volume early Tuesday, leading a sector rally, after it said it expects that its total medical membership at the end of 2014 would top its prior estimate of 23.4 million members. Aetna also affirmed revised full-year 2014 earnings per share guidance, initially given Dec. 12, saying it will come in at the upper end of a $6.60-$6.70 range and revenue will be $57 billion to $58 billion.


  15. Psychiatric hospital coming to Martin County?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | WPTV Local News

    An 80-bed adult psychiatric hospital could open in Martin County in early 2016, according to national hospital-management company, United Health Services. Treasure Coast Behavioral Health Facility, proposed for 10 acres on Southeast Community Drive, would join a cluster of existing health facilities, including HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital at Martin Health and Martin Hospital South.


  16. UnitedHealth flips HQ in sale-leasebackRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | Finance and Commerce

    The Minnetonka-based UnitedHealth Group bought its longtime corporate headquarters for $53 million last year, but it's becoming apparent the giant health services company likely had no intentions to own its building for long. UnitedHealth sold its 350,000-sqaure-foot offices at 9900 Bren Road E. for $78.75 million, according to a certificate of real estate value released Monday.


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

    Jan 5, 2015 | 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.


  18. Job-seekers mingle with employers at career fairRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... education and health services, leisure and hospitality and professional and business services. United Health Services and Lourdes Hospital, two of the Binghamton region's top five employers, have almost 8,000 employees. Both were represented at ...


  19. 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.


  20. 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.