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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) from Healthcare

Today’s top gainers include the company UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) which is in the industry Health Care Plans, gaining -0.04% today. In the last week its performance is 2.65%, and 11.71% for the past quarter. Currently, UnitedHealth Group Incorporated, UNH has a target price of 150.86, so today’s gain of -0.04% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore -0.01%.

UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH), has a market cap of 135702.38, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.70%, and institutional ownership is 89.90%.

At the current price of 142.33, it has a dividend yield of 1.76%, and its target price is 150.86. This is with a profit margin of 3.60%, and total debt/equity of 0.96. UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) has a P/E of 22.9, as well as a forward P/E of 15.86.

With a current EPS of 6.22, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 13.72%,UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 8.00%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 14.83%.

Performance for the year is 20.02%. Since its IPO date on 3/26/1990, the total performance to date is 22.08%.

Volume today for UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH), is 617161, while its average volume is 3168.41. Whilst the total gain today was -0.04%, it did have a day high of -0.44%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.02%, and 1.32% for the month. The 52-week low for UnitedHealth Group Incorporated, UNH has been 52.43%, while the 52-week-high has reached -0.44%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 10.10%, and its return on assets is 5.60%. UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) has an operating margin of 6.80%. With a sales growth of 24.50% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that UnitedHealth Group Incorporated, UNH is in the sector Healthcare, its long-term debt/equity is 0.77, and has a current ratio of *TBA and *TBA for quick ratio.

So what is the value of UnitedHealth Group Incorporated? Well its PEG is 1.54, and the P/S is 0.82, along with a P/B of 3.86. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 12.81.

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.

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