Wellington Management Group Llp Decreased Its Unitedhealth Group INC (UNH) Stake as Shares Declined

May 17, 2018 - By Michael Day

UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) Corporate LogoBig Money Sentiment increased to 0.96 in 2017 Q4. It has change of 0.05, from 2017Q3’s 0.91. The ratio improved due to UNH positioning: 51 sold and 538 reduced. 138 funds took positions and 426 increased positions. Investors holded 810.94 million in 2017Q3 but now own 806.07 million shares or 0.60% less. Avalon Limited Liability Com holds 176,449 shs or 1.19% of its capital. Sun Life Inc has invested 0.05% of its capital in UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH). Regent Inv Ltd Llc owns 11,314 shs for 0.82% of their capital. Novare Mgmt Limited Com reported 33,410 shs or 1.25% of all its holdings. Partner Fund Management Lp owns 1.95% invested in UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) for 372,408 shs. Fort Point Partners Ltd Com accumulated 1,210 shs or 0.12% of the stock. Empirical Fin Services Limited Liability reported 1,120 shs or 0.05% of all its holdings. 12,855 were accumulated by Koshinski Asset Management. Hollencrest Capital Mngmt reported 1,028 shs stake. Efg Asset Mgmt (Americas) has 23,465 shs for 1.89% of their capital. Artemis Inv Management Limited Liability Partnership accumulated 1.53% or 415,954 shs. 500 are owned by Ckw Grp. Guardian Capital Advsrs Ltd Partnership reported 0.45% in UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH). Retail Bank Of Hawaii holds 6,935 shs. Next Financial Grp invested in 1,767 shs.

UNH had 12 sales and 0 buys since December 14, 2017. This’s net activity of $32.64 million. Another trade for 10,000 shs valued at $2.46M was made by BALLARD WILLIAM C JR on Tuesday, January 23. On Thursday, January 18 the insider WILENSKY GAIL R sold $1.40M. RENFRO LARRY C sold $5.08M worth of stock. The insider Nelson Steven H sold $3.28M. 198 UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) shs with value of $48,025 were sold by Shine Kenneth Irwin. 10,000 UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) shs with value of $2.38M were sold by HOOPER MICHELE J.

Wellington Management Group Llp decreased its holdings by 2.47% in Unitedhealth Group Inc (UNH), according to 2017Q4 Securities and Exchange form. The company’s stock sank 0.93% while Wellington Management Group Llp sold 870,461 shares. The institutional investor is holding 34.34M shares, compared to the 35.21 million from the previous quarter. And the announced value of the medical specialities company is $7.57 billion for the 2017Q4. $232.29 billion is the market cap of Unitedhealth Group Inc. UNH reached $241.72 during the last trading session after $2.22 change.UnitedHealth Group Incorporated has volume of 1.91 million shares. Since May 17, 2017 UNH has risen 32.42% and is uptrending. UNH outperformed the S&P500 by 20.87%.

According to a filing the Wellington Management Group Llp’s stake in National Storage Affiliates was rose by 667,255 shares to 1.61M shares valued at $44.01 million in 2017Q4. It manages about $452.59 billion US Long portfolio. Wellington Management Group Llp has risen its stake in Gold Fields Ltd New (NYSE:GFI) and also increased its holding in Verizon Communications Inc (NYSE:VZ) by 22.84 million shares in the quarter, for a total of 101.61 million shares.

Investors expect UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH)’s quarterly earnings on July, 17., Faxor reports. Analysts predict $3.03 EPS, which is $0.57 up or 23.17 % from 2017’s $2.46 EPS. If the current EPS of $3.03 is accurate, UNH’s profit could reach $2.91B. Last quarter $3.04 EPS was reported. Analysts sees -0.33 % negative EPS growth this quarter.

A couple more UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) news were posted by: Seekingalpha.com which released on May 16, 2018 “Morgan Stanley selects 30 stocks for a three-year sideways market”, also Bizjournals.com on May 16, 2018 posted “Moody’s likes the upward financial trend at this Lakeland pharmacy benefits manager”, the next Investorplace.com is “UnitedHealth Group Inc Rides High but Faces Challenges” on May 04, 2018. Bizjournals.com has article titled “UnitedHealthcare forms group to reach Fayetteville area”.

UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) Ratings Coverage

A total of 13 analysts rate UnitedHealth (NYSE:UNH) as follows: 13 “Buy”, 0 “Hold” and 0 “Sell”. Тherefore 100% are bullish. The firm has $28200 highest and $235.0 lowest target. The avg target $272 is 12.53% above the last ($241.72) price. (NYSE:UNH) has 20 ratings reports on May 17, 2018 according to StockzIntelligence. In Friday, January 12 report Cowen & Co maintained the stock with “Buy” rating. On Wednesday, January 17 the company was maintained by Credit Suisse. On Tuesday, April 17 the rating was maintained by Cantor Fitzgerald with “Buy”. In Wednesday, April 18 report Morgan Stanley maintained the stock with “Overweight” rating. On Wednesday, April 18 the stock of UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) earned “Outperform” rating by Credit Suisse. On Wednesday, December 6 the firm earned “Buy” rating by Cantor Fitzgerald. On Tuesday, April 17 the stock has “Buy” rating by Piper Jaffray. In Thursday, March 8 report Cantor Fitzgerald maintained it with “Buy” rating and $280.0 target. On Wednesday, April 18 the firm earned “Buy” rating by RBC Capital Markets. In Wednesday, April 18 report Bernstein maintained it with “Buy” rating and $27500 target.

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