UnitedHealth SHares Slide but Fundamentals Remain Strong

Shares of UnitedHealth have moved -2.6% today, and are now trading at a price of $485.23. Today's trading volume is 2,713,148 compared to the stock's average volume of 3,019,787.

UnitedHealth Group Incorporated operates as a diversified health care company in the United States. Based in Minnetonka, United States the company has 400,000 full time employees and a market cap of $451,764,682,752. UnitedHealth currently offers its equity investors a dividend that yields 1.3% per year.

The company is now trading -18.52% away from its average analyst target price of $595.52 per share. The 23 analysts following the stock have set target prices ranging from $524.0 to $650.0, and on average give UnitedHealth a rating of buy.

Over the last year, UNH shares have gone up 0.2%, which represents a difference of -2.0% when compared to the S&P 500. The stock's 52 week high is $558.1 per share whereas its 52 week low is $449.7. Based on UnitedHealth's compound average gross margins growth rate of 1.0% over the last 4 years, its core business remains strong and the stock price may maintain this level of performance.

Date Reported Revenue ($ k) Cost of Revenue ($ k) Gross Margins (%) YoY Growth (%)
2022-12-31 322,132,000 244,545,000 24.09 2.08
2021-12-31 285,273,000 217,945,000 23.6 -7.88
2020-12-31 255,639,000 190,141,000 25.62 10.48
2019-12-31 240,269,000 184,557,000 23.19 n/a
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