UnitedHealth Group, the largest US health insurer, reported better-than-expected quarterly profit and revenue, helped by strength in its Optum business.
The company also increased its forecast for 2016 adjusted net earnings to about $8.00 per share, from $7.80-$7.95.
UnitedHealth's net earnings attributable to shareholders rose to $1.97 billion, or $2.03 per share, in the third quarter ended Sept.
UnitedHealth Group Inc., the nation's largest health insurer, reported a tiny uptick in third-quarter profit, disappointing investors who have bid up the company's shares in recent months.
UnitedHealth Group (UNH) executives are looking at more acquisitions and growth as a provider of medical care as its Optum unit looks to consolidate the fragmented ambulatory care market. UnitedHealth, the nation’s largest health in...
The nation's largest health insurer, UnitedHealth Group Inc., reported a 23% increase in third-quarter profit on the strength of continued growth in its Medicare and Medicaid businesses.
UnitedHealth Group is overcoming more than $1 billion in Obamacare losses thanks to robust growth in its Optum health services unit, the company’s third quarter earnings indicate.