Piedmont Investment Advisors LLC Increases Stake in UnitedHealth Group Inc (NYSE:UNH)

The Meag Munich Ergo Kapitalanlagegesellschaft Mbh holds 102,080 shares with $20.08 million value, down from 230,733 last quarter. Gallagher Fiduciary Advisors Llc who had been investing in Qep Resources for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $2.14B market cap company. About 4.77 million shares traded. ONEOK, Inc. (NYSE:OKE) has risen 23.81% since February 24, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. BMO Capital Markets maintained ONEOK, Inc.

Delphi Management Inc increased its stake in Belden Cdt (BDC) by 44.35% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Spears Abacus Advisors Llc acquired 3,591 shares as Unitedhealth Group Inc (UNH)'s stock rose 9.50%. It also reduced Harley Davidson Inc (NYSE:HOG) stake by 41,224 shares and now owns 227,957 shares. Pictet Bank & Trust Ltd who had been investing in Unitedhealth Group Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $222.72 billion market cap company. Ltd. now owns 640 shares of the healthcare conglomerate's stock valued at $119,000 after purchasing an additional 520 shares in the last quarter. HOOPER MICHELE J sold $2.38 million worth of stock or 10,000 shares.

UnitedHealth Group (NYSE:UNH) last posted its earnings results on Tuesday, January 16th. It has outperformed by 16.06% the S&P500. Capital International Investors increased its stake in UnitedHealth Group by 399.3% during the 3rd quarter.

Currently, the stock carries a price to earnings ratio of 28.82, a price to book ratio of 1.32, and a price to sales ratio of 0.87. Cordasco Fincl Net invested in 96 shares. 33 funds opened positions while 72 raised stakes. Palisades Hudson Asset Management Lp invested in 0.21% or 1,912 shares. Morgens Waterfall Vintiadis & holds 11,100 shares. Blackrock owns 0.17% invested in Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK) for 23.77M shares. Acadian Asset Management Ltd Liability Com accumulated 423,235 shares. State Of Tennessee Treasury Department has 0.35% invested in Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) for 1.79 million shares. Bancorp Of New York Mellon has 0.01% invested in QEP Resources, Inc. UnitedHealth Group comprises approximately 1.7% of Mondrian Investment Partners LTD's holdings, making the stock its 14th biggest position. 10,000 UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) shares with value of $2.46M were sold by BALLARD WILLIAM C JR. (NYSE:QEP). Schwab Charles Inv Inc accumulated 0.01% or 1.13 million shares. Veritas Investment Mngmt Limited Liability Partnership holds 12.08% or 456,526 shares in its portfolio. Brown Advisory Secs Limited Liability Corp reported 6,100 shares or 0.26% of all its holdings. Cambridge Advisors Incorporated holds 0.81% or 55,051 shares in its portfolio. (NYSE:BDC) for 773,507 shares. Keybank National Association Oh has 174,825 shares for 0.15% of their portfolio. UnitedHealth Group Inc has a 52-week low of $160.69 and a 52-week high of $250.79.

Among 20 analysts covering ONEOK (NYSE:OKE), 8 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 12 Hold. Therefore 40% are positive. ONEOK had 68 analyst reports since August 11, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has "Buy" rating by Citigroup on Tuesday, September 15. The stock of ONEOK, Inc. On Friday, January 6 the stock rating was downgraded by Needham to "Underperform". Evercore initiated QEP Resources, Inc. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Friday, November 20 by Mizuho. Cantor Fitzgerald maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Wednesday, December 6 report.

In other UnitedHealth Group news, Director Gail R. Wilensky sold 5,600 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Wednesday, November 29th. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Tuesday, September 12 by Canaccord Genuity. The stock of UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) earned "Buy" rating by Mizuho on Tuesday, July 18. Jefferies Group restated a "buy" rating and set a $248.00 target price on shares of UnitedHealth Group in a report on Friday, December 1st.

Analysts await QEP Resources, Inc. Investors of record on Friday, March 9th will be given a $0.75 dividend. Its up 0.02, from 0.85 in 2017Q2. It is negative, as 46 investors sold UNH shares while 524 reduced holdings. 112 funds opened positions while 408 raised stakes. The healthcare conglomerate reported $2.59 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $2.50 by $0.09. Wetherby Asset Mgmt accumulated 7,012 shares. Founders Limited Liability Co reported 0.08% stake. Ing Groep Nv stated it has 4,953 shares. Argus Research maintained UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) rating on Thursday, October 19. Nordea Invest Management Ab stated it has 0.7% in UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH). Origin Asset Management Llp reported 255,807 shares. Advent Cap Management De stated it has 0.01% of its portfolio in UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH). The New York-based Tower Research Ltd Co (Trc) has invested 0.07% in UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH). Swiss Financial Bank has 3.88M shares. First Long Island Ltd Co owns 25,690 shares.

Since September 5, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 9 selling transactions for $27.43 million activity. California Public Employees Retirement System now owns 2,491,946 shares of the healthcare conglomerate's stock worth $488,048,000 after purchasing an additional 121,161 shares during the last quarter. Deutsche Bank boosted their target price on shares of UnitedHealth Group to $260.00 and gave the company a "buy" rating in a report on Wednesday, January 17th. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and twenty-six have issued a buy rating to the company. Therefore 67% are positive. 975 shares were sold by ROOS THOMAS E, worth $200,333 on Thursday, October 19. The firm has "Overweight" rating by Morgan Stanley given on Wednesday, October 18. The rating was maintained by Cantor Fitzgerald on Wednesday, August 16 with "Buy". The stock has "Buy" rating by UBS on Wednesday, July 19. Cleveland has "Buy" rating and $155 target. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with "Sector Perform" rating and $27 target in Thursday, March 9 report. The stock of UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, July 13 by Cowen & Co. The stock has "Buy" rating by Credit Suisse on Friday, November 3. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Wednesday, May 18 by US Capital Advisors. The company was maintained on Wednesday, June 21 by Jefferies. RENFRO LARRY C also sold $10.02 million worth of UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) shares. UNH's profit will be $2.83 billion for 19.71 P/E if the $2.92 EPS becomes a reality.

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