Universal American Corp. provides an array of health insurance and managed care products and services to people covered by Medicare. The Company's segments include Medicare Advantage, Management Services Organization (MSO), and Corporate & Other. The Medicare Advantage segment contains the operations of its initiatives in managed care for seniors. It operated 16 Medicare Shared Saving Program Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) and two Next Generation ACOs, which included approximately 5,200 participating providers with approximately 221,800 assigned Medicare fee-for-service beneficiaries, as of December 31, 2016. The MSO segment supports its physician partnerships in the development of healthcare models, such as ACOs, with a range of capabilities and resources, including technology, analytics, clinical care coordination, regulatory compliance and program administration. It has developed a primary care physician alignment strategy, which is branded as The Healthy Collaboration.
Industry, Sector and Symbol:
- Industry: Health Care Plans
- Sub-Industry: Managed Health Care
- Symbol: NYSE:UAM
- CUSIP: 91338E10
- Web: www.universalamerican.com
- 50 Day Moving Avg: $9.97
- 200 Day Moving Avg: $9.86
- 52 Week Range: $6.72 - $10.13
- Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
- Foreward P/E Ratio: 24.93
- P/E Growth: 0.00
- Net Margins: -5.99%
- Return on Equity: 0.68%
- Return on Assets: 0.15%
- Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.31%
- Current Ratio: 2.23%
- Quick Ratio: 2.23%
- Average Volume: 129,534 shs.
- Beta: 1.74
Frequently Asked Questions for Universal American (NYSE:UAM)
What is Universal American's stock symbol?
Universal American trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "UAM."
How were Universal American's earnings last quarter?
Universal American Co. (NYSE:UAM) posted its earnings results on Tuesday, February, 28th. The company reported ($0.14) EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.02) by $0.12. The business earned $340.90 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $344.83 million. Universal American had a positive return on equity of 0.68% and a negative net margin of 5.99%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 3.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted ($0.07) EPS. View Universal American's Earnings History.
Where is Universal American's stock going? Where will Universal American's stock price be in 2017?
4 brokers have issued twelve-month price targets for Universal American's shares. Their predictions range from $8.00 to $10.00. On average, they expect Universal American's stock price to reach $9.25 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Universal American.
Are investors shorting Universal American?
Universal American saw a drop in short interest during the month of April. As of April 28th, there was short interest totalling 576,009 shares, a drop of 51.7% from the April 13th total of 1,192,161 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 256,944 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.2 days.
Who are some of Universal American's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Universal American include UnitedHealth Group (UNH), CVS Health Corp (CVS), Anthem (ANTM), Aetna (AET), CIGNA (CI), Express Scripts Holding Company (ESRX), Humana (HUM), Centene Corp (CNC), WellCare Health Plans (WCG), Health Net (HNT), Molina Healthcare (MOH), Magellan Health (MGLN), Health Insurance Innovations (HIIQ) and Connecture (CNXR).
Who owns Universal American stock?
Universal American's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc. (9.42%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.00%), Vanguard Group Inc. (0.00%), Gabelli Funds LLC (1.79%), Weiss Asset Management LP (0.00%) and Longfellow Investment Management Co. LLC (1.34%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Universal American.
Who sold Universal American stock? Who is selling Universal American stock?
Universal American's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, TFS Capital LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., First Quadrant L P CA, TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC, Morgan Stanley, Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc. and Credit Suisse AG. View Insider Buying and Selling for Universal American.
Who bought Universal American stock? Who is buying Universal American stock?
Universal American's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Weiss Asset Management LP, Vanguard Group Inc., Gabelli Funds LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, SG Americas Securities LLC, Gamco Investors INC. ET AL, GABELLI & Co INVESTMENT ADVISERS INC. and Kassirer Asset Management Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Universal American.
How do I buy Universal American stock?
Shares of Universal American can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.
What is Universal American's stock price today?
MarketBeat Community Rating for Universal American (NYSE UAM)MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Universal American and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
One share of Universal American stock can currently be purchased for approximately $9.97.
Earnings History for Universal American (NYSE:UAM)Earnings History by Quarter for Universal American (NYSE UAM)
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)
|Date||Quarter||Consensus Estimate||Actual EPS||Revenue Estimate||Actual Revenue||Release Link||Conference Call||Details|
|2/28/2017||Q4 2016||($0.02)||($0.14)||$344.83 million||$340.90 million||View||N/A|
|11/8/2016||Q316||($0.01)||($0.05)||$330.65 million||$343.00 million||View||Listen|
|8/4/2016||Q216||$0.06||$0.06||$404.48 million||$346.00 million||View||Listen|
|5/10/2016||Q1||$0.04||$0.07||$403.00 million||$396.00 million||View||Listen|
|3/2/2016||Q4||($0.01)||($0.07)||$414.42 million||$324.10 million||View||Listen|
|11/3/2015||Q315||$0.05||($0.13)||$407.96 million||$433.70 million||View||Listen|
|8/7/2015||Q2||$0.06||$0.02||$460.25 million||$416.00 million||View||N/A|
|5/5/2015||Q115||$0.06||$0.04||$462.96 million||$307.80 million||View||Listen|
|10/29/2014||Q314||$0.05||$0.03||$520.94 million||$508.00 million||View||Listen|
|7/29/2014||Q114||$0.06||$0.01||$499.23 million||$519.00 million||View||Listen|
|5/5/2014||Q413||$0.07||$0.06||$514.43 million||$512.70 million||View||Listen|
|3/5/2014||Q313||($0.03)||($0.05)||$534.30 million||$539.20 million||View||Listen|
|11/7/2013||$0.07||($0.08)||$529.11 million||$520.20 million||View||Listen|
|8/1/2013||Q2 2013||$0.15||($0.02)||$538.22 million||$534.00 million||View||Listen|
|4/29/2013||Q1 2013||$0.17||$0.20||$549.08 million||$563.30 million||View||Listen|
|2/19/2013||Q4 2012||$0.11||$0.16||$534.70 million||$554.20 million||View||Listen|
|11/1/2012||Q312||$0.15||$0.17||$551.51 million||$549.00 million||View||N/A|
Earnings Estimates for Universal American (NYSE:UAM)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.39
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)
|Quarter||Number of Estimates||Low Estimate||High Estimate||Average Estimate|
Current Dividend Information for Universal American (NYSE:UAM)
|Most Recent Dividend:||10/26/2015|
|Dividend Growth:||0.00% (3 Year Average)|
|Payout Ratio:||0.00% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings) |
0.00% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
0.00% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend History by Quarter for Universal American (NYSE UAM)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Announced||Period||Amount||Yield||Ex-Dividend Date||Record Date||Payable Date|
Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Universal American (NYSE:UAM)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 7.70%Insider Trades by Quarter for Universal American (NYSE:UAM)
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 85.70%
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Details|
|6/27/2016||Thomas Scully||Director||Sell||6,999,200||$6.80||$47,594,560.00|| |
|5/13/2014||Capital Partners Management,||major shareholder||Sell||13,970,236||$6.03||$84,240,523.08|| |
|5/13/2014||Richard Barasch||CEO||Buy||330,000||$6.03||$1,989,900.00|| |
|5/13/2014||Robert Waegelein||CFO||Buy||50,000||$6.03||$301,500.00|| |
Headline Trends for Universal American (NYSE:UAM)
Latest Headlines for Universal American (NYSE:UAM)
|Universal American Co. (UAM) Short Interest Down 51.7% in April|
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 16 at 7:06 AM
|Universal American Co. (UAM) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Monday|
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 6 at 7:06 AM
|Universal American (UAM) Given Coverage Optimism Score of 0.48|
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 2 at 4:44 PM
|Positive News Coverage Unlikely to Affect Universal American (UAM) Share Price|
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 29 at 5:03 PM
|WellCare (WCG) Completes Acquisition of Universal American (UAM)|
www.streetinsider.com - April 29 at 12:27 AM
|Here’s what WellCare did not get in the Universal American deal|
finance.yahoo.com - April 29 at 12:27 AM
|Very Favorable Press Coverage Likely to Impact Universal American (UAM) Share Price|
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 26 at 11:40 AM
|Positive Press Coverage Likely to Affect Universal American (UAM) Stock Price|
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 22 at 12:31 PM
|$0.13 EPS Expected for Universal American Co. (UAM) This Quarter|
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 20 at 4:33 PM
|Somewhat Positive Press Coverage Likely to Impact Universal American (UAM) Stock Price|
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 2:35 PM
|Universal American (UAM) Earning Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Analysis Finds|
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 1:46 PM
|Universal American Accountable Care Organization in the Maryland/Virginia Region Chosen as a Medicare Next Generation ACO|
finance.yahoo.com - March 28 at 8:26 PM
|Universal American Announces Maryland Independent Physician Association (IPA) to Improve Quality of Patient Care and Reduce Overall Healthcare Costs|
finance.yahoo.com - March 7 at 8:19 PM
|UNIVERSAL AMERICAN CORP. Financials|
finance.yahoo.com - March 4 at 8:12 PM
|Universal American Corp. Reports 2016 Fourth Quarter Results|
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 28 at 8:00 PM
|4:47 pm Universal American Corp misses by $0.12, misses on revs|
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 28 at 8:00 PM
|UNIVERSAL AMERICAN CORP. Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report|
biz.yahoo.com - February 28 at 8:00 PM
|Health Care Plans Stocks on Investors' Radar -- Cigna, Molina Healthcare, WellCare Health Plans, and Universal American|
www.bizjournals.com - February 27 at 8:40 AM
|Universal American (UAM) Stockholders Approve Pending Merger ... - StreetInsider.com|
www.streetinsider.com - February 17 at 5:30 AM
|Universal American Stockholders Approve Pending Merger with WellCare|
finance.yahoo.com - February 17 at 5:30 AM
|5:06 pm Universal American Corp stockholders approve previously announced $10/share cash merger agreement with WellCare (WCG); expected to close in the second quarter of 2017|
finance.yahoo.com - February 17 at 5:30 AM
|UNIVERSAL AMERICAN CORP. Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders, Other Events, Finan|
biz.yahoo.com - February 17 at 5:30 AM
|UNIVERSAL AMERICAN CORP. Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events|
biz.yahoo.com - February 10 at 6:18 AM
|Technical Reports on Healthcare Stocks -- Cigna, Molina Healthcare, Universal American, and - PR Newswire (press release)|
www.prnewswire.com - January 25 at 8:06 AM
|WellCare (WCG), Universal American (UAM) Announces Early HRS ... - StreetInsider.com|
www.streetinsider.com - January 6 at 6:21 AM
|WellCare (WCG), Universal American (UAM) Announces Early HRS Warning Period Termination for Merger|
www.streetinsider.com - January 5 at 7:21 AM
|Coverage initiated on Universal American Corp by Piper Jaffray|
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 5 at 7:21 AM
|UNIVERSAL AMERICAN CORP. Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits|
biz.yahoo.com - January 5 at 7:21 AM
|Behind closed doors: How WellCare won the bid for Universal American|
www.bizjournals.com - December 23 at 10:47 PM
Universal American (UAM) Chart for Monday, May, 29, 2017