UnitedHealth Group Inc. (UNH)

271.13
NYSE : Health Services
Prev Close 265.33
Day Low/High 266.62 / 271.13
52 Wk Low/High 212.50 / 287.94
Avg Volume 3.78M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 959.54M
Market Cap 254.59B
EPS 12.40
P/E Ratio 21.77
Div & Yield 3.60 (1.31%)

Should You Listen to a Talking Head?

"Everyone is putting money in the market, so you might as well follow."  -- CNBC talking head  In the aggregate, the markets were uneventful -- with another remarkably narrow range in the S&P Index.  But there were some major movers.  On the upside,...

UnitedHealth and J&J Drive Dow to 23,000 but Rest of Market Wavers

UnitedHealth and J&J Drive Dow to 23,000 but Rest of Market Wavers

Positive earnings from UnitedHealth Group and Johnson & Johnson sweep the Dow Jones Industrial Average to top 23,000 and hit a new all-time high.

NFL Owners Meet Today, UnitedHealth Beats: Tuesday's Top Stories

NFL Owners Meet Today, UnitedHealth Beats: Tuesday's Top Stories

Today's top stories: NFL owners gather today to talk about the players standing during the National Anthem, UnitedHealth earnings were released, Netflix has added more subscribers.

What Jim Cramer Expects From United Healthcare's Earnings

What Jim Cramer Expects From United Healthcare's Earnings

The government situation is still in flux - be careful with United Healthcare.

S&P, Nasdaq Trade at Record Highs

S&P, Nasdaq Trade at Record Highs

Healthcare stocks lagged Friday following the President's actions against Obamacare.

Cramer: 10 Stocks That Have Driven the Dow

Cramer: 10 Stocks That Have Driven the Dow

How the blue-chip index got to where it is.

Tenet Healthcare Is 'Heavily Indebted,' Jim Cramer Warns

Tenet Healthcare Is 'Heavily Indebted,' Jim Cramer Warns

What's next for Tenet Healthcare shares?

Cramer: Market Rushes to Refill Its Glass

Cramer: Market Rushes to Refill Its Glass

Events that would normally give investors pause have merely primed the pump.

The Makings of Another Huge Rebound?

The Makings of Another Huge Rebound?

Teva could be on the verge of a surge similar to what 3 other companies have seen since 2008-09.

Cramer: How Picking Stocks Is Like Fantasy Football

Cramer: How Picking Stocks Is Like Fantasy Football

Hear me out: The same lessons and disciplines are useful in both.

UnitedHealth Group Is Still in a Healthy Uptrend

UnitedHealth Group Is Still in a Healthy Uptrend

UNH continues to rise, and we have a new price target and stop level.

Cramer: Trump's Right About the Market

Cramer: Trump's Right About the Market

Let's see if the upward moves of these 10 stocks are merited.

Cramer: Squaring Off Against Those Round Numbers

Cramer: Squaring Off Against Those Round Numbers

Dow 22,000 was really the work of just 4 stocks.

Cramer: Rotations Hit Companies That Don't Deserve It

Cramer: Rotations Hit Companies That Don't Deserve It

Case in point: Home Depot and Lowe's.

Cramer: We Need a Vaccine for Washington

Cramer: We Need a Vaccine for Washington

It's difficult for even the best companies to resist infection.

Midday Report: Netflix Hits All-Time High; Goldman and UnitedHealth Drag on Dow

Midday Report: Netflix Hits All-Time High; Goldman and UnitedHealth Drag on Dow

A slide in Goldman Sachs and UnitedHealth shares pull the Dow lower by nearly triple digits.

Jim Cramer on Netflix, Bank of America, Goldman Sachs, UnitedHealth, Johnson & Johnson, Advanced Micro Devices, IBM and Nvidia

Jim Cramer on Netflix, Bank of America, Goldman Sachs, UnitedHealth, Johnson & Johnson, Advanced Micro Devices, IBM and Nvidia

TheStreet's Action Alerts PLUS Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer weighs in on Tuesday's trending stocks.

UnitedHealth's Quarterly Results Were a Thing of Beauty, Jim Cramer Says

UnitedHealth's Quarterly Results Were a Thing of Beauty, Jim Cramer Says

Cramer is fond of UnitedHealth's latest quarter.

It's Report Week: Keep an Eye on the Big Companies

It's Report Week: Keep an Eye on the Big Companies

It's Report Week: Keep an Eye on the Big Companies

Healthcare Bill is Dead, Senate Will Vote to Repeal Obamacare

Healthcare Bill is Dead, Senate Will Vote to Repeal Obamacare

Senate leader Mitch McConnell says he will kill the healthcare bill after two more Senators said they would vote against it.

We're Seeing Earnings Beat, but Then There Is Trump

Bulletproof coffee in hand, a quick scan of the markets shows the futures up ever so slightly as investors grapple with the realization the GOP is giving up on replacing the Affordable Care Act and is turning to repealing it. That news is pressuring...

What Jim Cramer Expects From United Continental, UnitedHealth and Lockheed Martin Earnings

What Jim Cramer Expects From United Continental, UnitedHealth and Lockheed Martin Earnings

What to expect from United Continental, UnitedHealth and Lockheed Martin's earnings.

Healthcare Earnings on Tap; Measuring the Force of Amazon

As always, it was good seeing everyone on the Daily Diary sitting in for Doug Kass. Lots of good conversation despite a quiet day in the market with the market indices ending the day pretty much where they started. Very narrow range of trading throu...

Cramer: This Week of Earnings Will Tell Us Just About Everything We Need to Know

Cramer: This Week of Earnings Will Tell Us Just About Everything We Need to Know

Procter & Gamble proxy fight is an intriguing distraction.

Cramer: These 10 Sectors Make Up for Letdown in Autos, Retail

Cramer: These 10 Sectors Make Up for Letdown in Autos, Retail

Changes in economy have shored up weak areas.

Here Is Your Investing Playbook for the Russell Rebalancing

Here Is Your Investing Playbook for the Russell Rebalancing

Here comes some volatility in the markets.

Aetna, UnitedHealth, Cigna and Humana Shares Surge on the Senate's Revised Health Bill

Aetna, UnitedHealth, Cigna and Humana Shares Surge on the Senate's Revised Health Bill

The Senate just unveiled more details about its health care reform bill.

Cramer: The Rotation Out of Apple and Nvidia Can Happen Again Today

Cramer: The Rotation Out of Apple and Nvidia Can Happen Again Today

We forget that a big hedge fund or mutual fund switching out of tech winners into everything else can roil the market.

Cramer: Despite the Transition, Don't Unplug GE

Cramer: Despite the Transition, Don't Unplug GE

Wait and see what happens after the CEO shake-up.