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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 1.21% today. In the last week its performance is -0.36%, and -0.15% for the past quarter. Currently, UnitedHealth Group Incorporated, UNH has a target price of 161.95, so today’s gain of 1.21% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.62%.

UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH), has a market cap of 131734.4, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.60%, and institutional ownership is 88.80%.

At the current price of 140, it has a dividend yield of 1.79%, and its target price is 161.95. This is with a profit margin of 3.50%, and total debt/equity of 0.91. UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) has a P/E of 21.91, as well as a forward P/E of 15.43.

With a current EPS of 6.39, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 14.80%,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 14.95%.

Performance for the year is 22.19%. Since its IPO date on 3/26/1990, the total performance to date is 20.60%.

Volume today for UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH), is 3976700, while its average volume is 2953.17. Whilst the total gain today was 1.21%, it did have a day high of -2.44%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.44%, and 1.37% for the month. The 52-week low for UnitedHealth Group Incorporated, UNH has been 31.96%, while the 52-week-high has reached -2.65%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 10.10%, and its return on assets is 5.40%. UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) has an operating margin of 6.60%. With a sales growth of 28.20% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that UnitedHealth Group Incorporated, UNH is in the sector Healthcare, its long-term debt/equity is 0.74, 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 1.47, and the P/S is 0.75, along with a P/B of 3.66. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 16.03.

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