UNH
$193.20
Unitedhealth Group
$.68
.35%

Earnings History

Earnings
Revenue
Reaction
Drift
EPS Above Estimates
Q 09/2012
10/8/2012
6:45:00 AM
at least $1.45
$1.25
0.8%
-0.2%
Guidance:
Consensus:
UnitedHealth Guides Above Expectations

UnitedHealth Group, Inc. said it expects third quarter earnings of at least $1.45 per share. The current consensus earnings estimate is $1.25 per share and the Earnings Whisper (R) number is $1.34 per share for the quarter ending September 30, 2012.
EPS Above Estimates
FY 2012
10/16/2012
6:00:01 AM
$5.20 to $5.25
$5.12
-1.1%
-1.8%
Guidance:
Consensus:
UnitedHealth Raises Guidance Above Estimates

UnitedHealth Group, Inc. said it now expects 2012 earnings of $5.20 to $5.25 per share. The company's previous guidance was earnings of $4.90 to $5.00 per share and the current consensus earnings estimate is $5.12 per share for the year ending December 31, 2012.
Mixed Guidance
FY 2013
11/26/2012
7:00:00 AM
$5.25 to $5.50
-0.7%
1.7%
Guidance:
Consensus:
UnitedHealth Provides Mixed 2013 Guidance

UnitedHealth Group, Inc. said it continues to expect 2012 earnings of $5.20 to $5.25 per share. The current consensus earnings estimate is $5.27 per share for the year ending December 31, 2012. The company also said it expects 2013 earnings of $5.25 to $5.50 per share on revenue of $12.0 billion to $124.0 billion. The current consensus earnings estimate is $5.60 per share on revenue of $119.1 billion for the year ending December 31, 2013.
Mixed Guidance
FY 2013
1/17/2013
6:00:04 AM
$5.25 to $5.50
1.4%
4.6%
Guidance:
Consensus:
UnitedHealth Sees Earnings Below, Revenue Above Estimates

UnitedHealth Group, Inc. said it expects 2013 earnings of $5.25 to $5.50 per share on revenue of $123.0 billion to $124.0 billion. The current consensus earnings estimate is $5.55 per share on revenue of $122.1 billion for the year ending December 31, 2013.
Lowers Revenue Guidance
FY 2013
4/18/2013
6:00:03 AM
$5.25 to $5.50
$122.0 bil
$5.52
$123.80 bil
-3.8%
-0.1%
Guidance:
Consensus:
UnitedHealth Lowers Revenue Guidance

UnitedHealth Group, Inc. said it continues to expect 2013 earnings of $5.25 to $5.50 per share but now expects revenue of approximately $122.0 billion. The company's previous guidance was revenue of $123.0 billion to $124.0 billion and the current consensus earnings estimate is $5.52 per share on revenue of $123.80 billion for the year ending December 31, 2013.
Narows Guidance
FY 2013
7/18/2013
6:00:01 AM
$5.35 to $5.50
$122.0 bil
$5.45
$122.48 bil
6.5%
4.7%
Guidance:
Consensus:
UnitedHealth Narrows Guidance

UnitedHealth Group, Inc. said it now expects 2013 earnings of $5.35 to $5.50 per share and continues to expect revenue of approximately $122.0 billion. The company's previous guidance was earnings of $5.25 to $5.50 per share and the current consensus earnings estimate is $5.45 per share on revenue of $122.48 billion for the year ending December 31, 2013.
Narrows Guidance
FY 2013
10/17/2013
6:00:01 AM
$5.40 to $5.50
$122.0 bil
$5.51
$122.61 bil
-5.1%
-5.8%
Guidance:
Consensus:
UnitedHealth Narrows Guidance

UnitedHealth Group, Inc. said it now expects 2013 earnings of $5.40 to $5.50 per share and continues to expect revenue of approximately $122.0 billion. The company's previous guidance was earnings of $5.35 to $5.50 per share and the current consensus earnings estimate is $5.51 per share on revenue of $122.61 billion for the year ending December 31, 2013.
EPS & Revenue Below Estimates
FY 2014
12/2/2013
7:00:01 AM
$5.40 to $5.60
-0.4%
0.1%
Guidance:
Consensus:
UnitedHealth Sees 2014 Below Estimates

UnitedHealth Group, Inc. said it continues to expect 2013 earnings of $5.40 to $5.50 per share. The current consensus earnings estimate is $5.49 per share for the year ending December 31, 2013. The company also said it expects 2014 earnings of $5.40 to $5.60 per share on revenue of $128.0 billion to $129.0 billion. The current consensus earnings estimate is $5.66 per share on revenue of $132.3 billion for the year ending December 31, 2014.
Reaffirms Below Estimates
FY 2014
1/16/2014
6:00:04 AM
$5.40 to $5.60
-2.8%
-1.3%
Guidance:
Consensus:
UnitedHealth Reaffirms Below Estimates

UnitedHealth Group, Inc. said it continues to expect 2014 earnings of $5.40 to $5.60 per share on revenue of $128.0 billion to $129.0 billion. The current consensus earnings estimate is $5.63 per share on revenue of $131.30 billion for the year ending December 31, 2014.
Reaffirms
FY 2014
4/17/2014
6:00:53 AM
$5.40 to $5.60
$128.0 bil to $129.0 bil
$5.60
$129.22 bil
-3.1%
2.1%
Guidance:
Consensus:
UnitedHealth Reaffirms

UnitedHealth Group, Inc. said it continues to expect 2014 earnings of $5.40 to $5.60 per share on revenue of $128.0 billion to $129.0 billion. The current consensus earnings estimate is $5.60 per share on revenue of $129.22 billion for the year ending December 31, 2014.
EPS In-line/Revenue Above
FY 2014
7/17/2014
6:00:18 AM
$5.50 to $5.60
$130.0 bil
$5.51
$128.58 bil
1.6%
1.7%
Guidance:
Consensus:
UnitedHealth Revises Guidance with Revenue Above Estimates

UnitedHealth Group, Inc. said it now expects 2014 earnings of $5.50 to $5.60 per share on revenue of approximately $130.0 billion. The company's previous guidance was earnings of $5.40 to $5.60 per share on revenue of $128.0 billion to $129.0 billion and the current consensus earnings estimate is $5.51 per share on revenue of $128.58 billion for the year ending December 31, 2014.
EPS Above Estimates
FY 2014
10/16/2014
6:00:26 AM
$5.60 to $5.65
$130.0 bil
$5.58
$130.03 bil
3.9%
7.0%
Guidance:
Consensus:
UnitedHealth Raises Earnings Guidance

UnitedHealth Group, Inc. said it now expects 2014 earnings of $5.60 to $5.65 per share and continues to expect revenue of approximately $130.0 billion. The company's previous guidance was earnings of $5.50 to $5.60 per share and the current consensus earnings estimate is $5.58 per share on revenue of $130.03 billion for the year ending December 31, 2014.
EPS In-line/Revenue Above
FY 2014
12/1/2014
4:00:02 PM
$5.60 to $5.65
$5.64
0.8%
2.0%
Guidance:
Consensus:
UnitedHealth Sees 2015 Revenue Above Estimates

UnitedHealth Group, Inc. said it continues to expect 2014 earnings of $5.60 to $5.65 per share. The current consensus earnings estimate is $5.64 per share for the year ending December 31, 2014. The company also said it expects 2015 earnings of $6.00 to $6.25 per share on revenue of $140.50 billion to $141.50 billion. The current consensus earnings estimate is $6.14 per share on revenue of $140.44 billion for the year ending December 31, 2015.
In-line Guidance
FY 2015
1/21/2015
6:00:16 AM
$6.00 to $6.25
3.5%
1.8%
Guidance:
Consensus:
UnitedHealth Reaffirms

UnitedHealth Group, Inc. said it continues to expect 2015 earnings of $6.00 to $6.25 per share on revenue of $140.5 billion to $141.5 billion. The current consensus earnings estimate is $6.17 per share on revenue of $140.88 billion for the year ending December 31, 2015.
Raises Guidance In-line with Estimates
FY 2015
4/16/2015
6:00:01 AM
$6.15 to $6.30
$1.43 bil
$6.20
$141.75 bil
3.6%
-3.0%
Guidance:
Consensus:
UnitedHealth Raises Guidance, but Remains In-line with Estimates

UnitedHealth Group, Inc. said it expects 2015 earnings of $6.15 to $6.30 per share on revenue of approximately $1.43 billion. The company's previous guidance was earnings of $6.00 to $6.25 per share on revenue of $140.5 billion to $141.5 billion and the current consensus earnings estimate is $6.20 per share on revenue of $141.75 billion for the year ending December 31, 2015.
Raises Guidance In-line with Estimates
FY 2015
7/16/2015
6:00:01 AM
$6.25 to $6.35
$154.0 bil
$6.26
$143.60 bil
-0.7%
-4.9%
Guidance:
Consensus:
UnitedHealth Raises Guidance, but Earnings Remain In-line with Estimates

UnitedHealth Group, Inc. said it expects 2015 earnings of $6.25 to $6.35 per share on revenue of approximately $154.0 billion. The company's previous guidance was earnings of $6.15 to $6.30 per share on revenue of approximately $143.0 billion and the current consensus earnings estimate is $6.26 per share on revenue of $143.60 billion for the year ending December 31, 2015.
Reaffirms
FY 2015
10/15/2015
5:55:00 AM
$6.25 to $6.35
$6.33
-1.6%
-4.4%
Guidance:
Consensus:
UnitedHealth Reaffirms

UnitedHealth Group, Inc. said it continues to expect 2015 earnings of $6.25 to $6.35 per share. The current consensus earnings estimate is $6.33 per share for the year ending December 31, 2015.
In-line Guidance
FY 2016
11/19/2015
5:50:00 AM
$7.10 to $7.30
-5.6%
4.1%
Guidance:
Consensus:
UnitedHealth Sees 2016 In-line with Estimates

UnitedHealth Group, Inc. said it expects 2016 earnings of $7.10 to $7.30 per share. The current consensus earnings estimate is $7.27 per share for the year ending December 31, 2016.
EPS In-line/Revenue Below
FY 2016
11/30/2015
4:10:00 PM
$7.10 to $7.30
3.1%
2.1%
Guidance:
Consensus:
UnitedHealth Reaffirms Earnings Guidance, Sees Revenue Below Estimates

UnitedHealth Group, Inc. said it continues to expect 2015 earnings of approximately $6.00 per share and 2016 earnings of $7.10 to $7.30 per share on revenue of $180.0 billion to $181.0 billion. The current consensus earnings estimate is $6.00 per share for the year ending December 31, 2015 and earnings of $7.20 per share on revenue of $182.29 billion for the year ending December 31, 2016.
Reaffirms
FY 2016
1/19/2016
5:55:01 AM
$7.60 to $7.80
3.0%
2.2%
Guidance:
Consensus:
UnitedHealth Reaffirms

UnitedHealth Group, Inc. said it continues to expect 2016 earnings of $7.60 to $7.80 per share on revenue of more than $180.0 billion. The current consensus earnings estimate is $7.72 per share on revenue of $181.37 billion for the year ending December 31, 2016.
Raises Guidance
FY 2016
4/19/2016
5:55:00 AM
$7.75 to $7.95
$182.0 bil
$7.75
$181.42 bil
2.1%
3.2%
Guidance:
Consensus:
UnitedHealth Raises Guidance

UnitedHealth Group, Inc. said it expects 2016 earnings of $7.75 to $7.95 per share on revenue of approximately $182.0 billion. The company's previous guidance was earnings of $7.60 to $7.80 per share on revenue of more than $180.0 billion and the current consensus earnings estimate is $7.75 per share on revenue of $181.42 billion for the year ending December 31, 2016.
Narrows Guidance
FY 2016
7/19/2016
5:55:00 AM
$7.80 to $7.95
$7.88
1.3%
0.7%
Guidance:
Consensus:
UnitedHealth Narrows Guidance

UnitedHealth Group, Inc. said it expects 2016 earnings of $7.80 to $7.95 per share. The company's previous guidance was earnings of $7.75 to $7.95 per share and the current consensus earnings estimate is $7.88 per share for the year ending December 31, 2016.
EPS Above Estimates
FY 2016
10/18/2016
5:55:00 AM
$8.00
$7.91
6.9%
3.3%
Guidance:
Consensus:
UnitedHealth Raises Guidance

UnitedHealth Group, Inc. said it now expects 2016 earnings of approximately $8.00 per share. The company's previous guidance was earnings of $7.80 to $7.95 per share and the current consensus earnings estimate is $7.91 per share for the year ending December 31, 2016.
EPS Above Estimates
FY 2017
11/28/2016
4:15:00 PM
$9.30 to $9.60
3.6%
0.2%
Guidance:
Consensus:
UnitedHealth Sees Earnings Above Estimates

UnitedHealth Group, Inc. said it expects 2017 earnings of $9.30 to $9.60 per share on revenue of $197.0 billion to $199.0 billion. The current consensus earnings estimate is $9.13 per share on revenue of $197.29 billion for the year ending December 31, 2017.
Reaffirms
FY 2017
1/17/2017
5:55:00 AM
$9.30 to $9.60
-0.7%
-1.3%
Guidance:
Consensus:
UnitedHealth Group Reaffirms

UnitedHealth Group, Inc. said it continues to expect 2017 earnings of $9.30 to $9.60 per share on revenue of $197.0 billion to $199.0 billion. The current consensus earnings estimate is $9.50 per share on revenue of $198.35 billion for the year ending December 31, 2017.
EPS & Revenue Above Estimates
FY 2017
4/18/2017
5:55:00 AM
$9.65 to $9.85
$200.0 bil
$9.51
$199.20 bil
0.8%
2.3%
Guidance:
Consensus:
UnitedHealth Group Raises Guidance

UnitedHealth Group, Inc. said it expects 2017 earnings of $9.65 to $9.85 per share on revenue of approximately $200.0 billion. The company's previous guidance was earnings of $9.30 to $9.60 per share on revenue of $197.0 billion to $199.0 billion and the current consensus earnings estimate is $9.51 per share on revenue of $199.20 billion for the year ending December 31, 2017.
Raises Guidance In-line with Estimates
FY 2017
7/18/2017
5:55:00 AM
$9.75 to $9.90
$9.81
0.3%
1.8%
Guidance:
Consensus:
UnitedHealth Raises Guidance but Remains In-line with Estimates

UnitedHealth Group, Inc. said it expects 2017 earnings of $9.75 to $9.90 per share. The company's previous guidance was earnings of $9.65 to $9.85 per share and the current consensus earnings estimate is $9.81 per share for the year ending December 31, 2017.
Date
Grade
Actual
Earnings
Whisper
Consensus
Estimate
Surprise
Growth
Gap
Drift
10/16/2012
6:00:01 AM
Sep '12
Q3 '12
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G B
EPS
Rev
$1.50
$27.3 Bil
$1.34
$1.34
$27.5 Bil
11.9%
-0.8%
22.5%
8.0%
-0.5%
-1.8%
1/17/2013
6:00:04 AM
Dec '12
Q4 '12
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C+
EPS
Rev
$1.20
$28.8 Bil
$1.28
$1.20
$28.1 Bil
-6.3%
2.3%
-1.1%
11.0%
0.2%
4.6%
4/18/2013
6:00:03 AM
Mar '13
Q1 '13
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C-
EPS
Rev
$1.16
$30.3 Bil
-
$1.16
$30.4 Bil
-
-0.2%
-14.1%
11.2%
-4.3%
-0.1%
7/18/2013
6:00:01 AM
Jun '13
Q2 '13
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G B-
EPS
Rev
$1.40
$30.4 Bil
-
$1.27
$30.5 Bil
10.2%
-0.2%
7.4%
11.5%
4.7%
4.7%
10/17/2013
6:00:01 AM
Sep '13
Q3 '13
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C-
EPS
Rev
$1.53
$30.6 Bil
$1.60
$1.53
$30.8 Bil
-4.4%
-0.5%
0.8%
12.2%
-4.5%
-5.8%
1/16/2014
6:00:04 AM
Dec '13
Q4 '13
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G D
EPS
Rev
$1.41
$31.1 Bil
$1.45
$1.40
$31.1 Bil
-2.8%
0.2%
14.7%
8.2%
-0.9%
-1.3%
4/17/2014
6:00:53 AM
Mar '14
Q1 '14
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C-
EPS
Rev
$1.10
$31.7 Bil
$1.10
$1.09
$32.0 Bil
-
-1.0%
-7.8%
4.5%
-4.0%
2.1%
7/17/2014
6:00:18 AM
Jun '14
Q2 '14
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C-
EPS
Rev
$1.42
$32.6 Bil
$1.27
$1.25
$32.0 Bil
11.8%
1.8%
-1.9%
7.1%
0.6%
1.7%
10/16/2014
6:00:26 AM
Sep '14
Q3 '14
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C+
EPS
Rev
$1.63
$32.8 Bil
$1.58
$1.53
-
3.2%
-
2.0%
7.0%
3.2%
7.0%
1/21/2015
6:00:16 AM
Dec '14
Q4 '14
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G D
EPS
Rev
$1.55
$33.4 Bil
$1.58
$1.50
$33.1 Bil
-1.9%
1.0%
5.8%
7.4%
0.9%
1.8%
4/16/2015
6:00:01 AM
Mar '15
Q1 '15
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C-
EPS
Rev
$1.46
$35.8 Bil
$1.36
$1.33
$34.6 Bil
7.4%
3.3%
28.6%
12.8%
3.9%
-3.0%
7/16/2015
6:00:01 AM
Jun '15
Q2 '15
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G D-
EPS
Rev
$1.64
$36.3 Bil
$1.65
$1.57
$35.7 Bil
-0.6%
1.7%
12.6%
11.3%
-0.3%
-4.9%
10/15/2015
5:55:00 AM
Sep '15
Q3 '15
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G F
EPS
Rev
$1.65
$41.5 Bil
$1.68
$1.64
$40.2 Bil
-1.8%
3.3%
-0.3%
26.6%
-2.5%
-4.4%
1/19/2016
5:55:01 AM
Dec '15
Q4 '15
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C
EPS
Rev
$1.40
$43.6 Bil
$1.39
$1.37
$43.2 Bil
0.7%
0.9%
-10.5%
30.4%
2.0%
2.2%
4/19/2016
5:55:00 AM
Mar '16
Q1 '16
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C-
EPS
Rev
$1.81
$44.5 Bil
$1.75
$1.72
$44.0 Bil
3.4%
1.3%
23.9%
24.5%
1.8%
3.2%
7/19/2016
5:55:00 AM
Jun '16
Q2 '16
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G D+
EPS
Rev
$1.96
$46.5 Bil
$1.95
$1.89
$45.0 Bil
0.5%
3.2%
19.5%
28.2%
0.0%
0.7%
10/18/2016
5:55:00 AM
Sep '16
Q3 '16
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C-
EPS
Rev
$2.17
$46.3 Bil
$2.11
$2.08
$45.9 Bil
2.8%
0.9%
31.9%
11.6%
3.8%
3.3%
1/17/2017
5:55:00 AM
Dec '16
Q4 '16
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G D+
EPS
Rev
$2.11
$47.5 Bil
$2.10
$2.07
$46.8 Bil
0.5%
1.6%
51.1%
9.0%
0.5%
-1.3%
4/18/2017
5:55:00 AM
Mar '17
Q1 '17
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C-
EPS
Rev
$2.37
$48.7 Bil
$2.21
$2.18
$48.2 Bil
7.2%
1.0%
31.9%
9.4%
1.7%
2.3%
7/18/2017
5:55:00 AM
Jun '17
Q2 '17
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G D+
EPS
Rev
$2.46
$50.1 Bil
$2.41
$2.38
$50.0 Bil
2.1%
0.1%
27.9%
7.7%
0.3%
1.8%
EPS
Rev
-
-
$2.61
$2.57
$50.3 Bil
-
-
20.3%
8.7%
EPS
Rev
-
-
-
$2.49
$51.6 Bil
-
-
18.0%
8.5%
1/19/2012
$52.32
$4.73
$101.86 Bil
-
-
-
1/17/2013
$54.40
$5.28
$110.62 Bil
11.6%
8.6%
4.0%
1/16/2014
$72.76
$5.50
$122.49 Bil
4.2%
10.7%
33.8%
1/21/2015
$109.32
$5.70
$130.47 Bil
3.6%
6.5%
50.2%
1/19/2016
$112.58
$6.45
$157.11 Bil
13.2%
20.4%
3.0%
1/17/2017
$160.66
$8.05
$184.84 Bil
24.8%
17.7%
42.7%
1/17/2018
$193.20
$9.88
$200.61 Bil
22.7%
8.5%
20.3%
1/17/2019
$166.77
$10.79
$219.41 Bil
9.2%
9.4%
-13.7%
1/17/2020
-
$12.26
-
13.6%
-
-

Price Projection

Current Value
$147
-24%
Projected Price
$167
-14%