The top gainers for today include UnitedHealth Group Incorporated UNH from the sector Healthcare with a gain of 0.84%. The price is $ 168.59, at present and the target price is $ 184.95.
The weekly performance for UnitedHealth Group Incorporated is 1.88%, which is not surprising given the gain it made today.
The earnings per share (EPS) growth forecasted for 2016 is currently 12.60%. The earnings per share quarter to quarter growth is 38.10%
The simple 20 day moving average is up by 1.81% and the 52-week low is 35.43%.
The monthly and quarterly performance for UnitedHealth Group Incorporated is not as bright as it currently stands at -0.65% and 5.33%. However it is poised to change given the current performance trend.
UnitedHealth Group Incorporated has a total market capitalization of 162584.82 with a return on assets (ROA – calculated by dividing the total annual earnings by the company’s total assets – illustrates how profitable a company really is in relation to its total assets) of 5.80%. It has a dividend yield of 1.48% while the payout ratio is 32.20%.
UnitedHealth Group Incorporated has a gross margin of *TBA and an operating margin of 7.00%. The net profit margin stands at 3.80%.
The weekly volatility is 1.09% and the monthly volatility is 1.20%. Volatility is basically a statistical measure of the dispersion of returns for a given security or market index. It can be either be measured by implementing the standard deviation or by simply calculating the variance between returns from that market index.