UnitedHealth Group Inc (UNH)
5 May 2015
* Indexes down: Dow 0.7 pct, S&P 0.6 pct, Nasdaq 0.9 pct (Updates to early afternoon, changes comment)
- UnitedHealth Group Inc , the largest U.S. health insurer, said there had been no "underlying acceleration" in medical usage in the first quarter, allaying investor fears of a rise in costs.
* Shares up 3.5 pct; shares of other health insurers also rise (Adds conference call details, analyst comments, updates shares)
April 16 - UnitedHealth Group Inc, the largest U.S. health insurer, reported a 28.6 percent rise in quarterly profit, helped by a rise in total enrolments and strength in its Optum Health Services business.
NEW YORK - A federal jury has found that UnitedHealth Group infringed a software company's patented technology that measures physician efficiency and ordered the health insurer to pay $12.3 million.
March 31 - Stock futures pointed to a lower opening for Canadian stocks on Tuesday after data showed that the economy shrank 0.1 percent in January.
Stock futures pointed to a lower opening for Canada's main stock index on Tuesday ahead of monthly reading on economic growth for January.
TORONTO, March 30 - Canada's main stock index rose on Monday, buoyed by modest advances in the financial and energy sectors and a sharp increase in Catamaran Corp's price after UnitedHealth Group Inc agreed to buy the pharmacy-benefits manager.
* M&A deal lifts sentiment; biotech coming off big weekly decline
- Health insurer UnitedHealth Group Inc agreed to buy Catamaran Corp in a deal worth about $12.8 billion to boost its pharmacy benefit business as it competes with bigger rivals such as Express Scripts Holdings Co . | Video
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