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United Health stock jumps after earnings top estimates despite rising medical costs

Updated: Jan 29


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s stock price jumped Friday after the health-care conglomerate reported second-quarter revenue and adjusted earnings that topped Wall Street’s expectations despite rising medical costs.

The results eased investor concerns after the Minnesota-based company flagged a surge in demand for non-urgent surgeries and outpatient services last month and spooked the market.

Key Points

  • UnitedHealth Group’s stock price jumped after the health-care conglomerate reported second-quarter revenue and adjusted earnings that topped Wall Street’s expectations.

  • The company also raised the low end of its full-year adjusted earnings outlook.

  • The results eased investor concerns after UnitedHealth flagged a surge in demand for non-urgent surgeries and outpatient services last month.


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