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Unitedhealth Group Inc Stock Forecast, Predictions & Price Target

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Analyst price target for UNH

Based on 20 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Unitedhealth Group Inc.
Min Forecast
$452.00-10.5%
Avg Forecast
$572.95+13.45%
Max Forecast
$650.00+28.7%

Should I buy or sell UNH stock?

Based on 20 analysts offering ratings for Unitedhealth Group Inc.
Strong Buy
Strong Buy
10 analysts 50%
Buy
6 analysts 30%
Hold
4 analysts 20%
Sell
0 analysts 0%
Strong Sell
0 analysts 0%

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UNH stock forecasts by analyst

Analyst / FirmRatingActionPrice TargetUpside/DownsideDateAnalyst Color
Raymond James
Bottom 13%
13
Strong BuyMaintains$635.00+25.73%2022-09-22
Deutsche Bank
Top 9%
92
Strong BuyMaintains$569.00+12.66%2022-09-08Find out why
Mizuho
Bottom 34%
34
Strong BuyMaintains$600.00+18.80%2022-08-10Find out why
Argus Research
Top 24%
77
Strong BuyMaintains$650.00+28.70%2022-07-25Find out why
UBS
Bottom 25%
25
HoldMaintains$570.00+12.86%2022-07-21Find out why
Oppenheimer
Bottom 6%
6
BuyMaintains$610.00+20.78%2022-07-18
SVB Leerink
Bottom 21%
21
BuyMaintains$625.00+23.75%2022-07-18
Morgan Stanley
Top 2%
99
Strong BuyMaintains$587.00+16.23%2022-07-18
Credit Suisse
Top 5%
96
BuyMaintains$579.00+14.64%2022-07-18
Loop Capital
Top 12%
89
Strong BuyInitiates Coverage On$575.00+13.85%2022-06-17

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Forecast return on equity

Is UNH forecast to generate an efficient return?
Company
42.18%
Industry
36.32%
Market
121.74%
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Forecast return on assets

Is UNH forecast to generate an efficient return on assets?
Company
13.35%
Industry
11.64%
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Forecast Return on Assets vs Industry Forecast

UNH earnings per share forecast

What is UNH's earnings per share in the next 3 years based on estimates from 12 analysts?
Avg 1 year Forecast
$21.86+12.62%
Avg 2 year Forecast
$24.74+27.46%
Avg 3 year Forecast
$28.21+45.34%
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UNH revenue forecast

What is UNH's revenue in the next 3 years based on estimates from 10 analysts?
Avg 1 year Forecast
$322.2B+5.11%
Avg 2 year Forecast
$348.1B+13.55%
Avg 3 year Forecast
$377.8B+23.22%
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Forecast High Revenue Growth Forecast

UNH earnings growth forecast

How is UNH forecast to perform vs Healthcare Plans companies and vs the US market?
Company
13.09%
Industry
13.21%
Market
16.88%
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Forecast Earnings Growth vs Industry Forecast
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Forecast Earnings Growth vs Market Forecast
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Forecast Earnings Growth vs Savings Rate Forecast

UNH revenue growth forecast

How is UNH forecast to perform vs Healthcare Plans companies and vs the US market?
Company
7.14%
Industry
6.56%
Market
8.59%
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Forecast Revenue Growth vs Industry Forecast
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Forecast Revenue Growth vs Market Forecast

UNH vs Healthcare Plan Stocks

TickerPricePrice TargetUp/downsideConsensus
UNH$505.04$572.95+13.45%Strong Buy
CVS$95.37$117.50+23.20%Strong Buy
ELV$454.24$535.94+17.99%Strong Buy
CI$277.47$302.83+9.14%Buy
HUM$485.19$528.43+8.91%Strong Buy

Unitedhealth Group Stock Forecast FAQ

Is Unitedhealth Group Stock a good buy in 2022, according to Wall Street analysts?

The consensus among 20 Wall Street analysts covering (NYSE: UNH) stock is to Strong Buy UNH stock.

Out of 20 analysts, 10 (50%) are recommending UNH as a Strong Buy, 6 (30%) are recommending UNH as a Buy, 4 (20%) are recommending UNH as a Hold, 0 (0%) are recommending UNH as a Sell, and 0 (0%) are recommending UNH as a Strong Sell.

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What is UNH's earnings growth forecast for 2022-2024?

(NYSE: UNH) Unitedhealth Group's forecast annual earnings growth rate of 13.09% is not forecast to beat the US Healthcare Plans industry's average forecast earnings growth rate of 13.21%, and while it is not forecast to beat the US market's average forecast earnings growth rate of 16.88%.

Unitedhealth Group's earnings in 2022 is $18,254,000,000.On average, 12 Wall Street analysts forecast UNH's earnings for 2022 to be $20,447,466,041, with the lowest UNH earnings forecast at $20,307,158,634, and the highest UNH earnings forecast at $20,643,896,410. On average, 12 Wall Street analysts forecast UNH's earnings for 2023 to be $23,141,368,245, with the lowest UNH earnings forecast at $21,279,956,653, and the highest UNH earnings forecast at $23,964,505,030.

In 2024, UNH is forecast to generate $26,387,146,249 in earnings, with the lowest earnings forecast at $25,657,547,735 and the highest earnings forecast at $27,126,098,590.

What is UNH's revenue growth forecast for 2022-2024?

(NYSE: UNH) Unitedhealth Group's forecast annual revenue growth rate of 7.14% is forecast to beat the US Healthcare Plans industry's average forecast revenue growth rate of 6.56%, and while it is not forecast to beat the US market's average forecast revenue growth rate of 8.59%.

Unitedhealth Group's revenue in 2022 is $306,561,000,000.On average, 10 Wall Street analysts forecast UNH's revenue for 2022 to be $301,393,658,944,037, with the lowest UNH revenue forecast at $299,940,755,171,310, and the highest UNH revenue forecast at $302,994,779,719,460. On average, 10 Wall Street analysts forecast UNH's revenue for 2023 to be $325,608,972,817,183, with the lowest UNH revenue forecast at $317,118,413,226,390, and the highest UNH revenue forecast at $335,708,854,619,000.

In 2024, UNH is forecast to generate $353,342,718,464,784 in revenue, with the lowest revenue forecast at $337,552,493,940,410 and the highest revenue forecast at $367,301,405,649,250.

What is UNH's forecast return on assets (ROA) for 2022-2025?

(NYSE: UNH) forecast ROA is 13.35%, which is higher than the forecast US Healthcare Plans industry average of 11.64%.

What is UNH's Price Target?

According to 20 Wall Street analysts that have issued a 1 year UNH price target, the average UNH price target is $572.95, with the highest UNH stock price forecast at $650.00 and the lowest UNH stock price forecast at $452.00.

On average, Wall Street analysts predict that Unitedhealth Group's share price could reach $572.95 by Sep 22, 2023. The average Unitedhealth Group stock price prediction forecasts a potential upside of 13.45% from the current UNH share price of $505.04.

What is UNH's Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast for 2022-2024?

(NYSE: UNH) Unitedhealth Group's current Earnings Per Share (EPS) is $19.41. On average, analysts forecast that UNH's EPS will be $21.86 for 2022, with the lowest EPS forecast at $21.71, and the highest EPS forecast at $22.07. On average, analysts forecast that UNH's EPS will be $24.74 for 2023, with the lowest EPS forecast at $22.75, and the highest EPS forecast at $25.62. In 2024, UNH's EPS is forecast to hit $28.21 (min: $27.43, max: $29.00).

What is UNH's forecast return on equity (ROE) for 2022-2025?

(NYSE: UNH) forecast ROE is 42.18%, which is considered strong.
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