UnitedHealth Stumbles Despite Q3 Gains and 2 Other Dow Movers to Watch
UnitedHealth Group Inc. (NYSE:UNH): Current price $68.60
UnitedHealth shares are down by almost 5 percent Friday, even though it gained on both its top and bottom lines during the third quarter. The United States’ number-one publicly traded health insurer increased its revenue by an impressive 12 percent for the quarter, surpassing the revenue growth it reported for the first half of the year. Besides that, UnitedHealth was able to grow its income by 1 percent, and equaled Wall Street’s projections on earnings per share.