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 UnitedHealth GroupCignaAnthemHumanaCentene
SymbolNYSE:UNHNYSE:CINYSE:ANTMNYSE:HUMNYSE:CNC
Price Information
Current Price$376.30$246.10$361.01$417.74$62.61
52 Week RangeBuyBuyBuyBuyBuy
MarketRank™
Overall Score2.52.62.42.32.1
Analysis Score1.42.52.42.43.3
Community Score3.43.02.52.53.0
Dividend Score3.32.51.71.70.0
Ownership Score1.71.71.71.71.7
Earnings & Valuation Score2.53.13.83.12.5
Analyst Ratings
Consensus RecommendationBuyBuyBuyBuyBuy
Consensus Price Target$388.45$255.27$358.85$462.10$80.13
% Upside from Price Target3.23% upside3.72% upside-0.60% downside10.62% upside27.97% upside
Trade Information
Market Cap$355.72 billion$85.49 billion$88.41 billion$53.89 billion$36.41 billion
Beta0.740.8810.860.55
Average Volume3,392,1361,913,3071,358,3281,090,7273,582,265
Sales & Book Value
Annual Revenue$242.16 billion$153.57 billion$104.21 billion$64.89 billion$74.64 billion
Price / Sales1.470.560.850.830.49
Cashflow$19.37 per share$30.50 per share$27.00 per share$22.60 per share$6.54 per share
Price / Cash19.438.0713.3718.489.58
Book Value$63.79 per share$121.43 per share$125.13 per share$90.90 per share$30.50 per share
Price / Book5.902.032.894.602.05
Profitability
Net Income$13.84 billion$5.10 billion$4.81 billion$2.71 billion$1.32 billion
EPS$15.11$17.05$19.44$17.87$4.42
Trailing P/E Ratio21.6117.2618.6713.3917.44
Forward P/E Ratio20.7611.9714.1619.2212.13
P/E Growth1.550.950.921.571.03
Net Margins6.62%3.38%4.22%5.58%2.00%
Return on Equity (ROE)27.53%15.39%18.45%22.74%13.45%
Return on Assets (ROA)9.40%4.54%7.27%8.82%4.81%
Dividend
Annual Payout$5.00$4.00$4.52$2.80N/A
Dividend Yield1.33%1.63%1.25%0.67%N/A
Three-Year Dividend Growth68.00%N/A40.74%32.28%N/A
Payout Ratio33.09%23.46%23.25%15.67%N/A
Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth11 Years1 Years1 Years4 YearsN/A
Debt
Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.59%0.61%0.56%0.38%0.65%
Current Ratio0.82%0.68%1.59%1.81%1.25%
Quick Ratio0.82%0.68%1.59%1.81%1.25%
Ownership Information
Institutional Ownership Percentage86.03%87.05%89.36%91.90%91.50%
Insider Ownership Percentage0.80%0.90%0.22%0.42%1.90%
Miscellaneous
Employees330,00072,22683,40048,70071,300
Shares Outstanding945.32 million347.38 million244.91 million129.01 million581.59 million
Next Earnings Date4/15/2021 (Confirmed)5/7/2021 (Confirmed)4/21/2021 (Confirmed)4/28/2021 (Confirmed)4/27/2021 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionableOptionableOptionableOptionableOptionable
SourceHeadline
 Brokerages Anticipate Centene Co. (NYSE:CNC) Will Post Earnings of $1.49 Per Share Brokerages Anticipate Centene Co. (NYSE:CNC) Will Post Earnings of $1.49 Per Share
americanbankingnews.com - April 10 at 4:16 PM
State files lawsuit, alleging company stole millions in Medicaid payments - 10TVState files lawsuit, alleging company stole millions in Medicaid payments - 10TV
10tv.com - April 10 at 1:37 AM
Joshua Sloop named CEO and President of WellCare of Kentucky - Louisville Business First - Louisville Business FirstJoshua Sloop named CEO and President of WellCare of Kentucky - Louisville Business First - Louisville Business First
bizjournals.com - April 9 at 3:32 PM
Yost: Health-care giant took tens of millions meant for Ohios poor, disabled - The Columbus DispatchYost: Health-care giant took tens of millions meant for Ohio's poor, disabled - The Columbus Dispatch
dispatch.com - April 9 at 3:32 PM
Centene Corp. stock underperforms Thursday when compared to competitors - MarketWatchCentene Corp. stock underperforms Thursday when compared to competitors - MarketWatch
marketwatch.com - April 8 at 5:31 PM
Why quality and value could drive the Centene share price higher - StockopediaWhy quality and value could drive the Centene share price higher - Stockopedia
stockopedia.com - April 8 at 7:30 AM
Centene refutes Ohio AGs lawsuit, says it reflects misunderstanding of Medicaid billing - MedCity NewsCentene refutes Ohio AG's lawsuit, says it reflects misunderstanding of Medicaid billing - MedCity News
medcitynews.com - April 7 at 7:53 PM
Home State Health and Pro Football Hall of Fame Launching COVID-19 Vaccination Awareness Effort - PRNewswireHome State Health and Pro Football Hall of Fame Launching COVID-19 Vaccination Awareness Effort - PRNewswire
prnewswire.com - April 7 at 9:53 AM
Health Net settles VA billing claims dispute with $97 million payment - Sacramento Business Journal - Sacramento Business JournalHealth Net settles VA billing claims dispute with $97 million payment - Sacramento Business Journal - Sacramento Business Journal
bizjournals.com - April 6 at 5:23 PM
Centene says Ohio lawsuit against its PBM can be easily explained away - Beckers Hospital ReviewCentene says Ohio lawsuit against its PBM can be 'easily explained away' - Becker's Hospital Review
beckershospitalreview.com - April 6 at 5:23 PM
Centene Corporation - Consensus Indicates Potential 26.0% Upside - DirectorsTalk InterviewsCentene Corporation - Consensus Indicates Potential 26.0% Upside - DirectorsTalk Interviews
directorstalkinterviews.com - April 6 at 12:22 PM
Accellion Breach Tally for Centene’s Subsidiaries: 1.3M Patients Impacted - HealthITSecurity.comAccellion Breach Tally for Centene’s Subsidiaries: 1.3M Patients Impacted - HealthITSecurity.com
healthitsecurity.com - April 6 at 12:22 PM
Centene grabs GP surgeries, and its former boss is advising Johnson - Socialist WorkerCentene grabs GP surgeries, and its former boss is advising Johnson - Socialist Worker
socialistworker.co.uk - April 5 at 2:58 PM
Health care giant Centene fires back against Ohio lawsuit alleging double-dipping by PBMs - The Columbus DispatchHealth care giant Centene fires back against Ohio lawsuit alleging double-dipping by PBMs - The Columbus Dispatch
dispatch.com - April 5 at 2:58 PM
Centene Co. (NYSE:CNC) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from BrokeragesCentene Co. (NYSE:CNC) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from Brokerages
americanbankingnews.com - April 4 at 9:48 AM
Form 3 CENTENE CORP For: Apr 01 Filed by: CASSO KATIE - StreetInsider.comForm 3 CENTENE CORP For: Apr 01 Filed by: CASSO KATIE - StreetInsider.com
streetinsider.com - April 3 at 7:34 AM
Centene Corp (CNC) Shares Cross Below 200 DMA - NasdaqCentene Corp (CNC) Shares Cross Below 200 DMA - Nasdaq
nasdaq.com - April 2 at 9:28 AM
Magellan Health shareholders approve merger with Centene - Seeking AlphaMagellan Health shareholders approve merger with Centene - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - April 1 at 6:35 PM
Magellan shareholders approve pending $2.2B buyout by Centene - St. Louis Business Journal - St. Louis Business JournalMagellan shareholders approve pending $2.2B buyout by Centene - St. Louis Business Journal - St. Louis Business Journal
bizjournals.com - April 1 at 6:35 PM
Magellan Health shareholders approve merger with CenteneMagellan Health shareholders approve merger with Centene
seekingalpha.com - April 1 at 1:00 PM
Interesting CNC Put And Call Options For May 21stInteresting CNC Put And Call Options For May 21st
nasdaq.com - March 31 at 5:32 PM
Starbucks with drive-thru planned in North NatomasStarbucks with drive-thru planned in North Natomas
bizjournals.com - March 31 at 12:28 PM
Superior HealthPlan, Pro Football Hall of Fame Launch COVID-19 Vaccination Awareness Effort - PRNewswireSuperior HealthPlan, Pro Football Hall of Fame Launch COVID-19 Vaccination Awareness Effort - PRNewswire
prnewswire.com - March 31 at 7:27 AM
Centene Corporation - Consensus Indicates Potential 22.9% Upside - DirectorsTalk InterviewsCentene Corporation - Consensus Indicates Potential 22.9% Upside - DirectorsTalk Interviews
directorstalkinterviews.com - March 30 at 7:25 PM
NHS privatisation: resisting Centene - Morning Star OnlineNHS privatisation: resisting Centene - Morning Star Online
morningstaronline.co.uk - March 30 at 2:02 PM
Centene (NYSE:CNC) Coverage Initiated at MizuhoCentene (NYSE:CNC) Coverage Initiated at Mizuho
marketbeat.com - March 15 at 8:30 AM
DateCompanyBrokerageAction
4/9/2021UnitedHealth GroupMizuhoBoost Price Target
1/21/2021UnitedHealth GroupDeutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price Target
1/21/2021UnitedHealth GroupBank of AmericaReiterated Rating
1/17/2021UnitedHealth GroupBarclaysReiterated Rating
1/5/2021UnitedHealth GroupTruistBoost Price Target
12/14/2020UnitedHealth GroupSVB LeerinkBoost Price Target
12/2/2020UnitedHealth GroupBMO Capital MarketsBoost Price Target
12/2/2020UnitedHealth GroupJPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price Target
12/2/2020UnitedHealth GroupRaymond JamesBoost Price Target
12/2/2020UnitedHealth GroupMorgan StanleyBoost Price Target
12/2/2020UnitedHealth GroupCantor FitzgeraldBoost Price Target
12/2/2020UnitedHealth GroupStephensBoost Price Target
11/11/2020UnitedHealth GroupPiper SandlerBoost Price Target
11/5/2020UnitedHealth GroupCredit Suisse GroupBoost Price Target
10/19/2020UnitedHealth GroupArgusDowngrade
10/16/2020UnitedHealth GroupUBS GroupBoost Price Target
10/15/2020UnitedHealth GroupJefferies Financial GroupBoost Price Target
10/15/2020UnitedHealth GroupRoyal Bank of CanadaBoost Price Target
10/15/2020UnitedHealth GroupOppenheimerBoost Price Target
2/5/2021CignaCitigroupReiterated Rating
6/5/2020CignaThe Goldman Sachs GroupBoost Price Target
5/4/2020CignaSanford C. BernsteinDowngrade
3/9/2021AnthemTruist SecuritiesUpgrade
1/26/2021AnthemCowenBoost Price Target
10/29/2020AnthemSmith Barney CitigroupBoost Price Target
5/21/2020AnthemSunTrust BanksBoost Price Target
(Data available from 4/11/2018 forward. View 10+ years of historical ratings with our analyst ratings screener.)
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