NYSE:UNH - UnitedHealth Group Price Target & Analyst Ratings Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $271.11 +6.17 (+2.33 %) (As of 11/16/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$271.11Today's Range$264.92 - $271.8052-Week Range$208.48 - $278.00Volume3.85 million shsAverage Volume3.65 million shsMarket Capitalization$254.90 billionP/E Ratio21.75Dividend Yield1.36%Beta0.78 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Analyst Ratings UnitedHealth Group (NYSE:UNH) Price Target and Consensus Rating (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?) MarketBeat calculates consensus analyst ratings for stocks using the most recent rating from each Wall Street analyst that has rated a stock within the last twelve months. Each analyst's rating is normalized to a standardized rating score of 1 (sell), 2 (hold), 3 (buy) or 4 (strong buy). Analyst consensus ratings scores are calculated using the mean average of the number of normalized sell, hold, buy and strong buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. Each stock's consensus analyst rating is derived from its calculated consensus ratings score (0-1.5 = Sell, 1.5-2.5 = Hold, 2.5-3.5 = Buy, >3.5 = Strong Buy). MarketBeat's consensus price targets are a mean average of the most recent available price targets set by each analyst that has set a price target for the stock in the last twelve months. MarketBeat's consensus ratings and consensus price targets may differ from those calculated by other firms due to differences in methodology and available data.22 Wall Street analysts have issued ratings and price targets for UnitedHealth Group in the last 12 months. Their average twelve-month price target is $288.9524, suggesting that the stock has a possible upside of 6.58%. The high price target for UNH is $320.00 and the low price target for UNH is $245.00. There are currently 1 hold rating, 20 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus rating of "Buy."Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days AgoConsensus Rating: BuyBuyBuyBuyConsensus Rating Score: 3.003.003.003.00Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Rating(s)1 Hold Rating(s)20 Buy Rating(s)1 Strong Buy Rating(s)0 Sell Rating(s)1 Hold Rating(s)21 Buy Rating(s)1 Strong Buy Rating(s)0 Sell Rating(s)0 Hold Rating(s)23 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)0 Sell Rating(s)0 Hold Rating(s)24 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)Consensus Price Target: $288.9524$286.7273$270.35$256.6087Price Target Upside: 6.58% upside7.46% upside3.35% upside7.53% upsideUnitedHealth Group (NYSE:UNH) Consensus Price Target History UnitedHealth Group (NYSE:UNH) Analyst Ratings History Show: Only the Most Recent Rating From Each Brokerage All Ratings For This Stock DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails10/18/2018BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetOutperform$310.00Low10/18/2018ArgusBoost Price TargetPositive ➝ Buy$285.00Low10/17/2018OppenheimerBoost Price TargetOutperform$276.00 ➝ $295.00Low10/17/2018Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperform$308.00Low10/17/2018Piper Jaffray CompaniesBoost Price TargetOverweight$300.00Low10/17/2018Raymond JamesBoost Price TargetStrong-Buy ➝ Strong-Buy$304.00 ➝ $310.00Low10/17/2018Bank of AmericaBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$315.00 ➝ $320.00Medium10/12/2018BarclaysBoost Price TargetOverweight$265.00 ➝ $280.00Low10/3/2018Jefferies Financial GroupBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$270.00 ➝ $311.00Low9/17/2018CowenInitiated CoverageOutperform$308.00Low9/10/2018CitigroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$288.00High9/5/2018Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$278.00 ➝ $305.00Low8/9/2018Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingBuy$300.00Low7/18/2018Leerink SwannReiterated RatingOutperformLow7/17/2018Goldman Sachs GroupReiterated RatingBuy$277.00Low6/11/2018SunTrust BanksInitiated CoverageBuy$300.00Medium4/18/2018Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$260.00 ➝ $270.00Low4/18/2018Sanford C. BernsteinSet Price TargetBuy$259.00 ➝ $275.00Low4/18/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweight$266.00Low1/17/2018Deutsche BankBoost Price TargetBuy$260.00Low1/12/2018Evercore ISIReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Outperform$235.00 ➝ $255.00Low11/29/2017Wells Fargo & CoReiterated RatingOutperform$230.00 ➝ $245.00High10/24/2017MizuhoReiterated RatingBuyN/A8/24/2017UBS GroupReiterated RatingOverweightLow6/28/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy$185.00Low4/24/2017CIBCBoost Price TargetOutperform$186.00 ➝ $187.00Low(Data available from 11/17/2016 forward) This page was last updated on 11/17/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is the Dividend Aristocrat Index?