UnitedHealth Group (UNH)
$308.00 12.51 (3.90%)
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Market Cap 295.98B
PE Ratio 27.11
Volume (Avg. Vol.) 3.30M
Day's Range 307.44 - 317.81
52-Week Range 187.72 - 335.65
Dividend & Yield 3.30 (1.07%)
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UnitedHealth (UNH) earnings for the healthcare company's first quarter of 2020 have UNH stock heading higher on Wednesday.
With first-quarter earnings season kicking off in force Tuesday, the major equity benchmarks rallied anew even as the reports from Dow components were mixed, indicating market participants are focusing more intently on signs that the novel coronavirus is starting to ease.
Following a disappointing end to Tuesday's session, stocks rallied anew on Wednesday amid talk the White House is in talks about reopening the shuttered U.S. economy as the number of coronavirus cases plateaus.
March jobs data was bad, indicating the April and May reports could be worse, putting pressure on stocks to close the week.
Though it may be temporary and hopefully it will be, some economists are forecasting a spike in the unemployment rate to 20% or higher. Mere speculation of that happening could be enough for the White House to push another round of stimulus.
There was broad-based strength in equities on Thursday even as weekly jobless claims spiked to more quadruple the prior record.
It wasn't a precise replay of Tuesday, but the Dow notched a decent Wednesday gain with large contributions from Boeing and Nike.
Equities continued trending lower even after the White House it will step up with $50 billion in loans to the imperiled airline industry and that a $60 billion (at least) is being considered for Boeing. President Trump, now fighting for his electoral life, called the ailing airline industry the number one priority for federal aid stemming from the coronavirus pandemic.
After Wednesday's declines, the Dow Jones Industrial Average is essentially in a bear market, but sellers don't have a reason to give up yet.
Healthcare got a positive prognosis on Super Tuesday, helping stocks to big gains on Wednesday as investors absorbed global rate cut news.
Amid plunging markets, Wednesday's big stock charts focus on Dow Jones components with hopes of stabilizing.
The buyers are in charge of the healthcare stocks this year. And judging from their charts, these stocks and ETFs in particular offer great opportunities.
UnitedHealth was an epic winner for the Dow Jones today, but that big pop requires more examination. Here's why.
There was some trade-related enthusiasm earlier in Wednesday's session, but it waned throughout the day, leaving stocks with small gains.
These 3 big charts show stocks that have bounced off the bottom — but may struggle to keep recent rallies going.
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