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UnitedHealth Group Inc (UNH.N)

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Jana Partners takes sole share stake in UnitedHealth, dissolves sole share stake in Cognizant
Tuesday, 14 Nov 2017 

Nov 14 (Reuters) - Jana Partners LLC:Jana Partners LLC takes sole share stake of 227,730 shares in UnitedHealth Group Inc - SEC filing.Jana Partners LLC dissolves sole share stake in Cognizant Technology Solutions.Jana Partners LLC - Change in holdings are as of Sept 30, 2017 and compared with the previous quarter ended as of June 30, 2017.Source text for quarter ended Sept 30, 2017 (http://bit.ly/2igoLbb).Source text for quarter ended June 30, 2017: (http://bit.ly/2vBNz32).  Full Article

Tivity Health comments on UnitedHealthcare relationship
Tuesday, 7 Nov 2017 

Nov 6 (Reuters) - Tivity Health Inc ::Tivity Health comments on UnitedHealthcare relationship.Reaffirmed company's 2018 preliminary financial guidance​.In 2018, expect number of eligible members for SilverSneakers will grow to almost 16 million​.UnitedHealthcare's plans, other conversations with healthcare plan customers are fully reflected within preliminary 2018 guidance​.  Full Article

Anthem ‍board elects Gail Boudreaux CEO and president​
Monday, 6 Nov 2017 

Nov 6 (Reuters) - Anthem Inc :Anthem Inc announces key management changes.Anthem Inc - ‍board elects Gail K. Boudreaux chief executive officer and president​.Anthem Inc - ‍Joseph R. Swedish will continue as executive chairman, Anthem board of directors and senior advisor​.Anthem Inc - ‍Joseph R. Swedish will continue as executive chairman, Anthem board of directors and senior advisor​.Anthem Inc - ‍Boudreaux recently served as chief executive officer, united healthcare, medical insurance subsidiary of unitedhealth group​.Anthem inc - ‍ceo joseph r. Swedish will be stepping down in may 2018, and serve as senior advisor through may 2020​.Anthem Inc - ‍Gail K. Boudreaux appointed to company's board of directors, effective November 20, 2017​.  Full Article

UnitedHealth reports Q3 adjusted net earnings of $2.66 per share
Tuesday, 17 Oct 2017 

Oct 17 (Reuters) - UnitedHealth Group Inc : :UnitedHealth Group Inc - Third quarter revenues grew 9% year-over-year to $50.3 billion‍​.UnitedHealth Group Inc - Qtrly net earnings of $2.51 per share grew 24% year-over-year‍​ ‍​.UnitedHealth Group Inc qtrly adjusted net earnings of $2.66 per share.Q3 earnings per share view $2.56, revenue view $50.37 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.UnitedHealth Group Inc - Now expects 2017 GAAP net earnings to approach $9.45 per share, 2017 adjusted net earnings to approach $10.00 per share‍​.UnitedHealth Group Inc - Third quarter 2017 consolidated medical care ratio of 81.4 percent increased 110 basis points year-over-year‍​.FY2017 earnings per share view $9.88 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

UnitedHealth announces extension of exchange offer to acquire Surgical Care Affiliates
Saturday, 18 Mar 2017 

Unitedhealth Group Inc : Unitedhealth group announces extension of exchange offer to acquire surgical care affiliates, inc. .Unitedhealth group inc - exchange offer, which was scheduled to expire on march 21, been extended until 12:01 a.m., on friday, march 24, 2017.  Full Article

UnitedHealth spokesman confirms plan to cover Sarepta's Exondys 51
Friday, 7 Oct 2016 

UnitedHealth Group Inc : UnitedHealth spokesman confirms plans to cover Sarepta Therapeutics Inc's muscular dystrophy drug Exondys 51. (Reporting by Caroline Humer) ((caroline.humer@thomsonreuters.com;)).  Full Article

Fitch affirms UnitedHealth Group outlook remains negative
Thursday, 11 Aug 2016 

UnitedHealth Group Inc :Fitch affirms UnitedHealth Group; outlook remains negative.  Full Article

UnitedHealth expects 750,000 members in Obamacare exchange plans
Tuesday, 19 Jul 2016 

UnitedHealth Group Inc : UnitedHealth says expects 750,000 members in Obamacare exchange plans by year end . UnitedHealth says exchange costs were higher than expected because of increased severity of customer chronic conditions like diabetes versus year ago . UnitedHealth says exchange attrition has been lower than expected . Makes comments during financial results conference call Further company coverage: [UNH.N] (Reporting By Caroline Humer) ((caroline.humer@thomsonreuters.com;)).  Full Article

UnitedHealth Group reports Q2 adj EPS $1.96
Tuesday, 19 Jul 2016 

UnitedHealth Group Inc : Unitedhealth Group reports second quarter results . Q2 adjusted earnings per share $1.96 . Q2 earnings per share view $1.89 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Sees FY 2016 GAAP earnings per share $7.25 to $7.40 . Q2 GAAP earnings per share $1.81 . Narrowed outlook for 2016 GAAP net earnings to a range of $7.25 to $7.40 per share . Consolidated medical care ratio increased 30 basis points to 82.0 percent in q2 . Says company's debt to total capital ratio was 47.8 percent at June 30, 2016, down from 48.7 percent at year end 2015 . Q2 operating margin decreased 90 basis points, primarily due to $200 million in aca-compliant individual product losses beyond projections . FY2016 earnings per share view $7.89 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Q2 2016 revenues grew 28 percent or $10.2 billion year-over-year to $46.5 billion . Says consolidated medical care ratio increased 30 basis points to 82.0 percent in Q2 . Narrowed outlook for 2016 adjusted net earnings to a range of $7.80 to $7.95 per share . Unitedhealthcare's stand-alone medicare part d program served 4.9 million people at June 30, 2016, a decrease of 135,000 people year-over-year .Q2 revenue view $45.04 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

American Renal Associates receives complaint by UnitedHealth affiliates
Tuesday, 5 Jul 2016 

American Renal Associates: Says on July 1, 2016, received a complaint filed by three affiliates of UnitedHealth Group Inc in Florida - SEC filing . Complaint identifies about $1.9 million of payments made to 12 of co's facilities that united claims were "improper" . Says complaint seeks monetary damages and injunctive relief .Complaint relates to 27 patients who have received dialysis at 12 ARA facilities in Florida and Ohio.  Full Article