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UnitedHealth Group

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UnitedHealth Group, America’s largest health insurer, has shown a willingness to go it alone with more than 130 million global customers, investments in various areas (including health services, pharmacy benefits, and prescription drug distribution) and a taste for making aggressive partnerships. UnitedHealth Group was founded in 1974 and is based in Minnetonka, Minn.

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CEO

Stephen J. Hemsley

CEO Title

Chief Executive Officer & Director

Sector

Health Care

Industry

Health Care: Insurance and Managed Care

HQ Location

Minnetonka, MN

Years on Fortune 500 List

23

Employees

230,000

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Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)
$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$184,84017.7%
Profits ($M)$7,017.020.7%
Assets ($M)$122,810
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$38,274
Market Value — as of March 31, 2017 ($M)$157,793
Profit Ratios
Profit as % of Revenues3.8%
Profits as % of Assets5.7%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity18.3%
Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)
Earnings Per Share ($)7.25
EPS % Change (from 2015)20.6%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)8.9%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)9.3%
Total Return
Total Return to Investors (2016)38.3%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)27.9%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)12.7%
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