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  1. UnitedHealth Group's Neutral Rating Reiterated at ZacksRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    's stock had its "neutral" rating reiterated by Zacks in a report issued on Monday. They currently have a $93.00 price objective on the stock.

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  2. UnitedHealth: Fresh Highs As Cost Concerns Fade AwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Seeking Alpha

    Shares of UnitedHealth rose sharply in response to solid third quarter earnings as the company downplays the impact of medical costs, also into 2015. Given the comfortable outlook, the modest valuation, and the strong track record, investors are attracted into the shares amidst intentional tensions, plunging oil prices and dollar strength.

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  3. Comparing America's 3 Largest Health Plan CompaniesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Seeking Alpha

    The Health Care Plans industry is expected to outperform the S&P broader market substantially this Q3 and Q4, significantly in 2015, and moderately beyond. Mean/high targets for 3 largest U.S. Healthcare Plans companies - UnitedHealth Group, Express Scripts Holding Company and WellPoint - range from 10% to 41% above current prices.

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  4. UnitedHealth EPS Tops On 'Restrained' Medical CostsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Investor's Business Daily

    Reporting before the open Thursday, UnitedHealth logged quarterly earnings of $1.63 a share, up from $1.53 the previous year and a dime above analyst consensus views. Revenue gained 7% to $32.76 billion, slightly above estimates.

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  5. UnitedHealth tops 3Q expectations, raises forecastRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | TwinCities

    UnitedHealth Group's third-quarter earnings inched up 2 percent but that was enough to help the nation's largest health insurer trump Wall Street expectations and raise its 2014 forecast for the first time this year. The Minnetonka-based insurer said Thursday that health care use continues to remain restrained, due in part to its medical management push.

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  6. 'Restrained' patients boost UnitedHealth profitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Business Journal

    The Minnetonka-based insurance giant on Thursday said it earned $1.6 billion , or $1.63 per share, for the quarter. Those results beat Wall Street estimates by 10 cents per share and compare to year-ago earnings of $1.57 billion, or $1.53 per share.

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  7. UnitedHealth Group 3Q profit tops estimatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Star Tribune

    UnitedHealth's third-quarter results were helped by lower-than-expected medical expenses. It raised its outlook for the rest of the year.

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  8. Why UnitedHealth Stock Is A Good Investment OpportunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Seeking Alpha

    UnitedHealth will benefit from the high growth in the Medicare market in the coming years, and from its fast-growing Optum segment. UnitedHealth has shown a significant earnings per share surprise in each one of the last three-quarters, and it raised its forecast for the year.

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  9. Editorial: BU pharmacy school gives new hope to JCRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... START-UP NY program, there is the promise that it could become, in association with the pre-existing United Health Services facilities, a hub for pharmaceutical research, drawing new and progressive researchers and entrepreneurs.

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  10. Johnson City pharmacy school set to open in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | Binghamton University Pipe Dream

    ... we said we want to see that same excitement in Johnson City. We have a world-class hospital there in United Health Services. We'd like to build our pharmacy school in Johnson City." Cuomo said that the construction of the pharmacy school will usher ...

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  11. Universal Health Services makes $335M acquisitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Business Journal

    Universal Health Services Inc. has acquired Cygnet Health Care Limited for approximately $335 million. The acquisition gives United Health Services a total of 17 facilities throughout the United Kingdom - 15 inpatient behavioral health hospitals and two nursing homes.

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  12. UnitedHealth sues brothers behind 1-800-GET-THINRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Business Journal

    UnitedHealth Group Inc. is suing the brothers behind a network of southern California medical clinics, claiming they bilked it out of more than $40 million in improper or unnecessary billings for weight-loss surgeries. The Los Angeles Times reports on the lawsuit against Michael and Julian Omidi , who once marketed their lap-band surgeries - which place a silicone loop around the upper portion of the stomach to fight obesity - with billboards reading "1-800-GET-THIN."

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  13. UnitedHealth buys La Crosse buildings from subsidiary's CEORead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Business Journal

    Weber is selling the buildings to avoid any appearance of a conflict of interest. His company was bought by OptumHealth , a subsidiary of Minnetonka-based UnitedHealth, in 2011 and occupies one of the buildings, which means he was receiving rent and a salary from the same company.

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  14. Optum Labs adds new partnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | Star Tribune

    Optum Labs has brought on four more blue-chip health care organizations in its quest to use big data and a collaborative R&D spirit to improve the health care system. The organization announced it has added the Harvard Medical School, pharmaceutical giant Merck, the University of Maryland in Baltimore and Minnetonka -based Medica Research Institute to its expanding roster of partners.

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  15. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | KSFY

    ... is the only campus in the Dakotas that's participating, so we are very proud of the students at NSU," United Health Services donor recruiter Fern Elofson said. United Blood Services of Aberdeen took the donations, but the drive was completely ...

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  16. Medica joins UnitedHealth/Mayo big-data ventureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | Business Journal

    Health insurer Medica's research arm will join Optum Labs, the big-data venture launched by Mayo Clinic and UnitedHealth Group Inc. Health insurer Medica's research arm will join Optum Labs , the big-data venture launched by Mayo Clinic and UnitedHealth Group Inc. Medica Research Institute, based in Minnetonka, was one of four new partners Optum Labs announced Tuesday. The others are Harvard Medical School Department of Health Care Policy, pharma giant Merck and University of Maryland-Baltimore .

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  17. Medica joins UnitedHealth/Mayo big-data ventureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | Business Journal

    Health insurer Medica's research arm will join Optum Labs, the big-data venture launched by Mayo Clinic and UnitedHealth Group Inc. Health insurer Medica's research arm will join Optum Labs , the big-data venture launched by Mayo Clinic and UnitedHealth Group Inc. Medica Research Institute, based in Minnetonka, was one of four new partners Optum Labs announced Tuesday. The others are Harvard Medical School Department of Health Care Policy, pharma giant Merck and University of Maryland-Baltimore .

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  18. Upcoming Conferences Schedule, Clinical Trial Data Release Schedule,...Read the original story

    Aug 29, 2014 | Sys-Con Media

    Today, Analysts Review released its research reports regarding Celgene Corporation , Actavis plc , Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc. , ISIS Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and UnitedHealth Group Inc. .

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  19. UnitedHealth hires former AT&T exec for lobbyist jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2014 | Business Journal

    UnitedHealth Group Inc., which is affiliated with several operations in New Mexico, has hired Peter Jacoby, a former AT&T Inc. lobbyist, to serve as senior vice president of government affairs.

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  20. UnitedHealth hires former AT&T exec for lobbyist jobRead the original story

    Aug 8, 2014 | Business Journal

    UnitedHealth Group Inc. has hired Peter Jacoby , a former AT&T Inc. lobbyist, to serve as senior vice president of government affairs effective Aug. 11. Jacoby will lead political initiatives at the state and federal levels, the Minnetonka-based health insurer said in a news release.

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