These Insiders and Institutions Support Unitedhealth Group’s Stock

Insiders are generally long-term investors due to restriction in making short-term profits. In contrast, wealth management institutions always have short-term investment. Wall St. Watchdog reveals information regarding the insiders and institutions which recently increased stock shares of Unitedhealth Group, Inc. (NYSE:UNH).

SEC data indicate these insiders have bought Unitedhealth Group, Inc.’s stock since 06/30/2011:

  • Lawson Rodger A: act as Director. On 07/21/2011, bought 2,000 shares, worth $103,800.
  • Lawson Rodger A: act as Director. On 07/22/2011, bought 1,000 shares, worth $52,400.

SEC data indicate that these institutions significantly increased their stock shares of Unitedhealth Group, Inc. in Q3 2011:

  • MORGAN STANLEY: On 06/30/2011, held 0 shares. On 09/30/2011, held 6,813,564 shares, worth $314,241,572.
  • RCM CAPITAL MANAGEMENT LLC: On 06/30/2011, held 0 shares. On 09/30/2011, held 3,108,721 shares, worth $143,374,213.
  • PUBLIC EMPLOYEES RETIREMENT ASSOCIATION OF COLORADO: On 06/30/2011, held 0 shares. On 09/30/2011, held 1,598,482 shares, worth $73,721,990.
  • SENATOR INVESTMENT GROUP LP: On 06/30/2011, held 0 shares. On 09/30/2011, held 1,350,000 shares, worth $62,262,000.
  • TEACHERS RETIREMENT SYSTEM OF THE STATE OF KENTUCKY: On 06/30/2011, held 0 shares. On 09/30/2011, held 1,213,774 shares, worth $55,979,257.

About the company: UnitedHealth Group Incorporated owns and manages organized health systems in the United States and internationally. The Company provides employers products and resources to plan and administer employee benefit programs. UnitedHealth also serves the health needs of older Americans, provides specialized care services, and provides health care information and research to providers and payers.

Competitors to Watch: Aetna Inc. (NYSE:AET), Health Net, Inc. (NYSE:HNT), Coventry Health Care, Inc. (NYSE:CVH), Humana Inc. (NYSE:HUM), WellPoint, Inc. (NYSE:WLP), CIGNA Corporation (NYSE:CI), WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG), Universal American Corp. (NYSE:UAM), Centene Corporation (NYSE:CNC), and HealthSpring, Inc (NYSE:HS).

(Note: Data regarding Unitedhealth Group, Inc.’s stock holdings are sourced from whalewisdom.com. All data are assumed to be accurate.)

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