Unitedhealth Group INC (UNH) Holder Tiaa Cref Investment Management LLC Has Lowered Its Position by $79.70 Million

April 16, 2018 - By Nellie Frank

UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) LogoInvestors sentiment increased to 0.96 in 2017 Q4. Its up 0.05, from 0.91 in 2017Q3. It is positive, as 51 investors sold UNH shares while 538 reduced holdings. 138 funds opened positions while 426 raised stakes. 806.07 million shares or 0.60% less from 810.94 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Taconic Capital Advsr Lp reported 90,000 shares stake. Boston Private Wealth Limited Liability Co holds 54,280 shares or 0.45% of its portfolio. Pr Herzig & Company Inc has 5,000 shares. Moreover, Cetera Advsrs Limited Liability Corp has 0.13% invested in UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH). The New York-based Adirondack Tru Com has invested 0.14% in UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH). Fort Point Prtnrs Limited Co holds 1,210 shares or 0.12% of its portfolio. First Heartland Consultants reported 1,878 shares or 0.12% of all its holdings. Bankshares Of Hawaii owns 6,935 shares or 0.13% of their US portfolio. Point72 Asset Mgmt Lp has invested 0.16% in UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH). Schwab Charles Invest Mngmt Inc invested in 3.86M shares or 0.68% of the stock. Regent Mgmt Ltd Liability Corporation reported 11,314 shares or 0.82% of all its holdings. Bancorp Pictet & Cie (Asia) Ltd owns 10,710 shares. 10.44 million were reported by Credit Suisse Ag. Old Bancorporation In reported 8,932 shares. Beach Invest Counsel Pa reported 3,000 shares or 0.06% of all its holdings.

Since October 19, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 11 sales for $29.28 million activity. The insider WILENSKY GAIL R sold $1.40 million. BURKE RICHARD T sold $2.24 million worth of stock or 10,000 shares. Shine Kenneth Irwin had sold 198 shares worth $48,025 on Friday, January 19. $200,333 worth of UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) shares were sold by ROOS THOMAS E. BALLARD WILLIAM C JR sold $2.46M worth of UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) on Tuesday, January 23. $2.38M worth of UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) was sold by HOOPER MICHELE J.

Tiaa Cref Investment Management Llc decreased its stake in Unitedhealth Group Inc (UNH) by 6.02% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Tiaa Cref Investment Management Llc sold 362,262 shares as the company’s stock declined 0.93% with the market. The institutional investor held 5.65 million shares of the medical specialities company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $1.25 billion, down from 6.02M at the end of the previous reported quarter. Tiaa Cref Investment Management Llc who had been investing in Unitedhealth Group Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $220.42B market cap company. The stock increased 1.57% or $3.51 during the last trading session, reaching $227.79. About 1.18 million shares traded. UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) has risen 32.42% since April 16, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 20.87% the S&P500.

Tiaa Cref Investment Management Llc, which manages about $151.69B US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Live Nation Entertainment Inc (NYSE:LYV) by 101,926 shares to 1.03M shares, valued at $43.64 million in 2017Q4, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Cognex Corp (NASDAQ:CGNX) by 293,005 shares in the quarter, for a total of 766,848 shares, and has risen its stake in Waddell & Reed Financial Inc (NYSE:WDR).

Analysts await UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) to report earnings on April, 17. They expect $2.92 EPS, up 23.21 % or $0.55 from last year’s $2.37 per share. UNH’s profit will be $2.83B for 19.50 P/E if the $2.92 EPS becomes a reality. After $2.59 actual EPS reported by UnitedHealth Group Incorporated for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 12.74 % EPS growth.

UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) Ratings Coverage

Among 15 analysts covering UnitedHealth Group (NYSE:UNH), 15 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 100% are positive. UnitedHealth Group had 23 analyst reports since October 17, 2017 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray with “Buy” on Tuesday, January 16. On Thursday, March 8 the stock rating was maintained by Cantor Fitzgerald with “Buy”. As per Wednesday, December 6, the company rating was maintained by Cantor Fitzgerald. On Wednesday, October 18 the stock rating was maintained by Leerink Swann with “Buy”. The stock of UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, November 16 by Cantor Fitzgerald. Bank of America maintained it with “Buy” rating and $240 target in Wednesday, October 18 report. As per Wednesday, January 17, the company rating was maintained by Credit Suisse. The stock has “Buy” rating by Citigroup on Wednesday, October 18. The company was maintained on Wednesday, October 18 by RBC Capital Markets. Argus Research maintained it with “Buy” rating and $230 target in Thursday, October 19 report.

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