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UnitedHealth Group

  • UNH
  • NYSE
  • Other Services
  • Latest 86.926
  • Currency US$
  • Change 0.586
  • Percent Change 0.679 %
  • Volume 721,162
  • Fri Aug 29, 2014 11:23 AM EDT NYSE data delayed 15 minutes.
Average recommendation
18 Analysts Reporting (Aug 28, 2014)
Strong Buy
Buy
Hold
Underperform
Sell
Change over time
Analyst rating breakdown
  Latest 4 weeks ago 2 months ago 3 months ago Last Year
Strong Buy 12 12 14 14 15
Buy 1 1 1 1 0
Hold 4 4 3 3 3
Underperform 0 0 0 0 0
Sell 1 1 1 0 0

As of Fri Aug 29, 2014 11:39 AM EDT
The consensus recommendation is the average buy, sell or hold rating for a company, based on a survey of brokerage equity analysts by Zacks Investment Research. We update the ratings daily.

Earnings & Estimates

Short Term
    Q3/12 Q4/12 Q1/13 Q2/13 Q3/13 Q4/13 Q1/14 Q2/14 Q3/14 Q4/14  

Actual quarterly earnings for the past eight quarters and estimated for the next two quarters

Estimated EPS ($)   1.34 1.20 1.16 1.27 1.53 1.40 1.09 1.25 1.53 1.54  
Actual EPS   1.50 1.20 1.16 1.40 1.53 1.41 1.10 1.42 -- --  
Surprise (%)   11.9 -- -- 10.2 -- 0.7 0.9 13.6 -- --  
Est. % Chg from Prior Year   0.3 0.0 -0.1 0.1 0.0 0.2 -0.1 0.0 -0.2 9.5  
{#} Analysts   18 18 13 14 15 17 16 16 15 14  
Date of Earnings   Oct 16 Jan 17 Apr 18 Jul 18 Oct 17 Jan 16 Apr 17 Jul 17 Oct 16 Jan 15  

Data provided by Zacks Investment Research.

Long Term
    2014 2015  

Estimated annual earnings for the next
two years

Estimated EPS ($)   5.59 6.11  
Actual EPS   5.50 5.59  
Surprise (%)   -- --  
Est. % Chg from Prior Year   1.6 9.3  
{#} Analysts   16 17  
Date of Earnings   -- --  

Trends & Revisions

Earnings Per Share Trend
  Current 7-Days Ago 30-Days Ago 60-Days Ago 90-Days Ago
  Mean Mean Mean Mean Mean
Current Quarter (ends Sep 2014) 1.53 1.53 1.53 1.62 1.64
Next Quarter (ends Dec 2014) 1.54 1.54 1.54 1.55 1.54
Current Fiscal Year (ends Dec 2014) 5.59 5.59 5.58 5.52 5.52
Next Fiscal Year (ends Dec 2015) 6.11 6.11 6.10 6.05 6.06

Data provided by Zacks Investment Research.

Earnings Revisions
Last 7 Days Last 30 Days
Up Revs Down Revs Up Revs Down Revs
0 0 0 0
0 0 1 0
0 0 1 0
0 0 1 0
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