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UnitedHealth Group is a diversified health care company. It operates through four segments: UnitedHealthcare, OptumHealth, OptumInsight, and OptumRx. The UnitedHealthcare segment offers consumer-oriented health benefit plans and services; health and well-being services to individuals age 50 and older; Medicaid plans, Children's Health Insurance Program, and health care programs; medical and dental benefits; and health care delivery. The OptumHealth segment provides access to networks of care provider specialists, health management services, care delivery, consumer engagement, and financial services. The OptumInsight segment offers software and information products, advisory consulting arrangements, and services outsourcing contracts to hospital systems, physicians, health plans, governments, life sciences companies, and other organizations. The OptumRx segment provides pharmacy care services and programs, including retail network contracting, home delivery, specialty and compounding pharmacy, and purchasing and clinical, as well as develops programs in areas, such as step therapy, formulary management, drug adherence, and disease/drug therapy management.

TypePublic
Founded1977
HQHopkins, MN, US
Websiteunitedhealthgroup.com
Employee Ratings3.6
Overall CultureD-

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)325,000(+9%)
Job Openings3,387
Revenue (FY, 2020)$257.1 B(+7%)
Share Price (Apr 2021)$367.1(-1%)
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at UnitedHealth Group

David S. Wichmann

David S. Wichmann

Retired Chief Executive Officer
Andrew Witty

Andrew Witty

Chief Executive Officer, UnitedHealth Group, Chief Executive Officer, Optum
Richard Migliori

Richard Migliori

Executive Vice President, Medical Affairs, and Chief Medical Officer
Dirk McMahon

Dirk McMahon

President and Chief Operating Officer, UnitedHealth Group, Chief Executive Officer, UnitedHealthcare
Terry M. Clark

Terry M. Clark

Senior Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer
Cory B. Alexander

Cory B. Alexander

Executive Vice President, Corporate Affairs, UnitedHealth Group
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UnitedHealth Group Office Locations

UnitedHealth Group has offices in Hopkins, Cypress, Las Vegas, Phoenix and in 2 other locations
Hopkins, MN, US (HQ)
9900 Bren Rd E
Cypress, CA, US
5995 Plaza Dr
Hopkins, MN, US
12700 Whitewater Dr
Las Vegas, NV, US
2716 N Tenaya Way
Phoenix, AZ, US
4425 E Cotton Center Blvd
Schaumburg, IL, US
1900 E Golf Rd
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UnitedHealth Group Financials and Metrics

UnitedHealth Group Revenue

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UnitedHealth Group's revenue was reported to be $257.14 b in FY, 2020
USD

Revenue (FY, 2020)

257.1b

Gross profit (FY, 2020)

226.4b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2020), %

88%

Net income (FY, 2020)

15.8b

EBIT (FY, 2020)

22.4b

Market capitalization (1-Apr-2021)

347.0b

Closing stock price (1-Apr-2021)

367.1

Cash (31-Dec-2020)

16.9b

EV

373.5b
UnitedHealth Group's current market capitalization is $347 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

201.2b226.2b242.2b257.1b

Revenue growth, %

9%12%7%

Cost of goods sold

154.1b172.4m184.6b30.7b

Gross profit

47.0b53.8b57.6b226.4b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Revenue

55.2b56.1b56.6b60.3b60.6b60.4b64.4b62.1b65.1b

Cost of goods sold

42.0b42.9b42.9b46.3b46.8b45.7b48.7b42.2b49.6b

Gross profit

13.1b13.2b13.7b14.0b13.8b14.7b15.7b20.0b15.5b

Gross profit Margin, %

24%24%24%23%23%24%24%32%24%
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

12.0b10.9b11.0b16.9b

Accounts Receivable

9.6b11.4b11.8b12.9b

Prepaid Expenses

2.7b3.1b3.9b4.5b

Current Assets

37.1b38.7b42.6b53.7b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Cash

18.2b18.4b10.3b12.4b13.7b12.4b21.6b22.3b17.6b

Accounts Receivable

11.5b10.9b11.0b12.8b9.7b11.0b14.6b12.5b12.2b

Prepaid Expenses

5.1b4.3b3.7b3.7b3.7b3.6b6.6b5.9b4.8b

Current Assets

48.4b46.6b38.8b42.8b42.0b43.5b58.8b58.9b54.8b
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

10.8b12.4b14.2b15.8b

Depreciation and Amortization

2.2b2.4b2.7b2.9b

Accounts Payable

930.0m526.0m733.0m5.3b

Cash From Operating Activities

13.6b15.7b18.5b22.2b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Net Income

2.9b5.9b9.2b3.6b6.9b10.6b3.5b10.2b13.4b

Depreciation and Amortization

582.0m1.2b1.8b639.0m1.3b2.0b723.0m1.4b2.2b

Accounts Payable

2.8b2.2b2.8b318.0m(33.0m)105.0m4.1b7.6b3.4b

Cash From Operating Activities

8.4b12.4b13.3b3.2b9.1b12.3b2.9b12.9b16.1b
USDFY, 2017

Revenue/Employee

773.7k

Debt/Equity

0.6 x

Debt/Assets

0.2 x

Financial Leverage

2.8 x
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UnitedHealth Group Operating Metrics

FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Physicians

1.2 m1.3 m1.4 m

Hospitals

6.5 k6 k6.5 k

Customers Served (UnitedHealthcare Employer & Individual)

27 m27 m27.8 m

Customers Served (UnitedHealthcare Medicare & Retirement)

4.4 m4.9 m5.3 m
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UnitedHealth Group Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
divvyDOSESeptember 29, 2020$300 m
Diplomat PharmacyDecember 09, 2019$300 m
PatientsLikeMeJune 24, 2019
EquianJune 21, 2019$3.2 b
Avella Specialty PharmacyOctober 16, 2018
GenoaSeptember 29, 2018$2.5 b
Peoples HealthJune 08, 2018
Surgical Care AffiliatesFebruary 21, 2017
MedSynergiesSeptember 30, 2014
HumedicaJanuary 25, 2013
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UnitedHealth Group Revenue Breakdown

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UnitedHealth Group revenue breakdown by business segment: 24.1% from OptumRx, 9.8% from OptumHealth, 62.8% from UnitedHealthcare and 3.2% from Other

UnitedHealth Group revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 48.0% from United States, 48.0% from United States and 4.0% from Other

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UnitedHealth Group Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

72/100

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UnitedHealth Group Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

60-79

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UnitedHealth Group Online and Social Media Presence

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UnitedHealth Group Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    D-

    54/100

  • CEO Rating

    C

    70/100

  • Compensation

    C+

    73/100

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UnitedHealth Group News and Updates

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Andrew Witty Elevated To CEO At UnitedHealth Group In Surprise Shakeup At Largest Health Insurer

UnitedHealth Group said Andrew Witty has been promoted to chief executive officer in a surprise shakeup that ends the short tenure of David Wichmann as the diversified health care company’s top executive.

NKF Honors UnitedHealth Group with 2021 Corporate Innovator Award

Company recognized for developing the first-of-its-kind program designed to support employees, and boost the critically low number of living donor organ transplants.read more

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UnitedHealth Group Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was UnitedHealth Group founded?

    UnitedHealth Group was founded in 1977.

  • Who are UnitedHealth Group key executives?

    UnitedHealth Group's key executives are David S. Wichmann, Andrew Witty and Richard Migliori.

  • How many employees does UnitedHealth Group have?

    UnitedHealth Group has 325,000 employees.

  • What is UnitedHealth Group revenue?

    Latest UnitedHealth Group annual revenue is $257.1 b.

  • What is UnitedHealth Group revenue per employee?

    Latest UnitedHealth Group revenue per employee is $791.2 k.

  • Who are UnitedHealth Group competitors?

    Competitors of UnitedHealth Group include Centene, Cigna and CVS Health.

  • Where is UnitedHealth Group headquarters?

    UnitedHealth Group headquarters is located at 9900 Bren Rd E, Hopkins.

  • Where are UnitedHealth Group offices?

    UnitedHealth Group has offices in Hopkins, Cypress, Las Vegas, Phoenix and in 2 other locations.

  • How many offices does UnitedHealth Group have?

    UnitedHealth Group has 7 offices.