Advisor Group Inc. Sells 2238 Shares of UnitedHealth Group Inc (UNH)

Lester Mason
January 14, 2018

Tortoise Management Limited Liability owns 5,500 shares. Jennison Associates LLC now owns 5,541,977 shares of the healthcare conglomerate's stock valued at $1,085,396,000 after acquiring an additional 3,289,470 shares in the last quarter. Pictet Asset Management Ltd who had been investing in Unitedhealth Group Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $221.57 billion market cap company. Essex Financial Services Inc. now owns 8,846 shares of the healthcare conglomerate's stock valued at $1,640,000 after purchasing an additional 967 shares in the last quarter. About 3.94M shares traded or 33.23% up from the average. UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) has risen 32.76% since January 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 2.10% the S&P500. (UNH) by 2.87% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Ltd. now owns 640 shares of the healthcare conglomerate's stock valued at $119,000 after acquiring an additional 520 shares during the last quarter. Blackrock Inc invested in 0.05% or 4.96M shares. 3,940,000 shares of the company's stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 2,940,000. $200,333 worth of UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) was sold by ROOS THOMAS E on Thursday, October 19. It has underperformed by 2.51% the S&P500.

Since August 3, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 6 selling transactions for $20.19 million activity. On Thursday, August 3 the insider BALLARD WILLIAM C JR sold $969,915. Shares for $2.88M were sold by BURKE RICHARD T. The stock of UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) earned "Buy" rating by Jefferies on Wednesday, June 21. Janus Henderson Group PLC now owns 2,388,641 shares of the healthcare conglomerate's stock worth $442,896,000 after buying an additional 2,264,242 shares during the last quarter.

Group One Trading Lp, which manages about $11.01B US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Symantec Corp (NASDAQ:SYMC) by 39,018 shares to 76,408 shares, valued at $2.51M in 2017Q3, according to the filing. Essex Financial Services Inc. raised its holdings in shares of UnitedHealth Group by 12.3% in the second quarter.

Investors of record on Friday, December 2nd were paid a dividend of $0.625 per share. The stock has a market cap of $221,060.00, a PE ratio of 25.98, a PEG ratio of 1.53 and a beta of 0.66.

Other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently bought and sold shares of the company.


Other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in the company. The healthcare conglomerate reported $2.66 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $2.57 by $0.09. Moreover, Pinnacle Finance Prns Inc has 0.94% invested in UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH). Sunbelt Inc holds 0.6% or 2,912 shares in its portfolio. Bancorporation Of Nova Scotia has invested 0.31% in UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH). Leavell Invest Management owns 17,600 shares or 0.06% of their U.S. portfolio. British Columbia Invest Mngmt holds 0.87% or 571,894 shares. Penobscot Investment Management Inc reported 12,013 shares. 4,364 were reported by Jaffetilchin Investment Ptnrs Ltd Co. 13,280 are held by Brighton Jones Lc. Barbara Oil Communications holds 1.22% or 9,000 shares. First Merchants Corporation reported 9,600 shares or 0.04% of all its holdings. Wealthfront holds 42,331 shares. Busey Tru has invested 0.29% in UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH). Therefore 100% are positive. Goldman Sachs Group began coverage on shares of UnitedHealth Group in a research report on Wednesday, January 3rd. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of UnitedHealth Group from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research note on Tuesday, September 26th. The rating was maintained by Cantor Fitzgerald with "Buy" on Tuesday, October 17. The rating was maintained by Jefferies with "Buy" on Wednesday, September 20. The stock of UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) earned "Buy" rating by Cantor Fitzgerald on Wednesday, August 16. $1.12 million worth of UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) was sold by WILENSKY GAIL R.

In related news, Director Kenneth Irwin Shine sold 457 shares of UnitedHealth Group stock in a transaction on Tuesday, November 14th. As per Wednesday, October 19, the company rating was maintained by Mizuho. It also reduced its holding in Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE:WFC) by 6,800 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 17,802 shares, and cut its stake in Vanguard Mid (VOE).

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.98 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.75, from 1.32 in 2017Q2. It dived, as 68 investors sold BAC shares while 569 reduced holdings. Marshall Wace LLP raised its holdings in shares of UnitedHealth Group by 441.4% in the second quarter. 356.10 million shares or 3.23% more from 344.96 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Leuthold Group Incorporated Lc accumulated 1.05% or 53,095 shares. Asset Strategies Incorporated holds 5,731 shares. Mckinley Carter Wealth Services reported 14,398 shares. Corporate insiders own 1.65% of the company's stock. Stock Yards Fincl Bank And Comm has 8,511 shares for 0.03% of their portfolio. After $0.48 actual earnings per share reported by Bank of America Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -4.17% negative EPS growth. Steinberg Global Asset Mngmt invested in 5,465 shares. Public Employees Retirement Association of Colorado owned approximately 0.08% of UnitedHealth Group worth $151,950,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. 3,614 were reported by Aull Monroe Inv Mgmt. Yhb Investment Advisors Incorporated, a Connecticut-based fund reported 648 shares. The stock of UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) earned "Buy" rating by Cantor Fitzgerald on Thursday, July 6. Therefore 82% are positive. Lockheed Martin Corporation has $360.0 highest and $204 lowest target. The company now has an average rating of "Buy" and an average price target of $229.54. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with "Buy" on Tuesday, June 27. Sandler O'Neill maintained it with "Buy" rating and $34.0 target in Tuesday, January 9 report. The rating was maintained by Maxim Group on Monday, July 31 with "Buy". Macquarie Research maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Monday, June 12 report. On Friday, March 24 the stock rating was maintained by Raymond James with "Market Perform". (NASDAQ:AAPL) has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, October 28 by Oppenheimer. Barclays Capital has "Equal Weight" rating and $275 target. The firm has "Overweight" rating given on Tuesday, April 19 by Pacific Crest. The rating was initiated by Credit Suisse with "Outperform" on Wednesday, December 16.

Since December 15, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 1 insider sale for $207,756 activity. BDO Wealth Advisors LLC acquired a new stake in shares of UnitedHealth Group in the 2nd quarter worth about $121,000.

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