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How has UnitedHealth Group Incorporated:(NYSE:UNH) performed recently?

UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE: UNH) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 130912.47. It is in the Health Care Plans industry and sector Healthcare, with a current P/E of 21.22, a forward P/E of 14.95 and EPS of 6.39. At a stock price of 135.61 (1.44%) it has a dividend yield of 1.84%.

EPS growth for the last five years have been 8.00%, more recently this last year it has grown by 5.50%. The next year growth is going to be about 14.55% and more long-term 14.95% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is 10.50%. Sales growth for the past five years have been 10.80% and sales growth quarter over quarter is 28.20%.

For performance, UnitedHealth Group Incorporated the past week has seen a gain of 0.13%. For the last month performance for UnitedHealth Group Incorporated is -3.43%. While the last quarter is -1.75% and half year, 9.90%. Finally for the year, performance is 13.92%.

The 52-week high for UnitedHealth Group Incorporated, is at -5.71%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 27.82%. The 20-day simple moving average is -2.90% and 6.31% for the 200-day simple moving average.

Volatility for the week is at 1.74%, and for the month it is 1.28%. UnitedHealth Group Incorporated, has a target price of 161.77.

In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0.74, and for total debt/equity UnitedHealth Group Incorporated has 0.91. The gross margin is *TBA, while operating margin is 6.60%, the profit margin is 3.50%. The current ratio is *TBA and the quick ratio is *TBA.

Insider ownership is at 0.70%, with instituitional ownership at 88.90%. UnitedHealth Group Incorporated has a payout ratio of 32.70%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 965.36. The shares float is 936.45, with the float short at 0.71%, with short ratio coming to 2.2.

In terms of returns, the return on assets see UnitedHealth Group Incorporated, get 5.40%, with its returns on investment at 10.10%. Return on equity is 17.80%. So will the investors see the target price of 161.77, reached soon?

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