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CHANGE HEALTHCARE INVESTOR ALERT by the Former Attorney General of Louisiana: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Investigates Adequacy of Price and Process in Proposed Sale of Change Healthcare - CHNG

Thursday, January 14, 2021 - 12:22am

and the law firm of Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC (KSF) are investigating the proposed sale of Change Healthcare (NasdaqGS: CHNG) to UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH).

Key Points: 
  • and the law firm of Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC (KSF) are investigating the proposed sale of Change Healthcare (NasdaqGS: CHNG) to UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH).
  • Under the terms of the proposed transaction, shareholders of Change will receive only $25.75 in cash for each share of Change that they own.
  • KSF is seeking to determine whether this consideration and the process that led to it are adequate, or whether the consideration undervalues the Company.
  • To learn more about KSF, whose partners include the Former Louisiana Attorney General, visit www.ksfcounsel.com .

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Rigrodsky & Long, P.A. Announces Investigation of Change Healthcare Inc. Buyout

Wednesday, January 6, 2021 - 8:55pm

announces that it is investigating Change Healthcare Inc. (Change Healthcare) (NASDAQ GS: CHNG ) regarding possible breaches of fiduciary duties and other violations of law related to Change Healthcares agreement to be acquired by UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (UnitedHealth) (NYSE: UNH ).

Key Points: 
  • announces that it is investigating Change Healthcare Inc. (Change Healthcare) (NASDAQ GS: CHNG ) regarding possible breaches of fiduciary duties and other violations of law related to Change Healthcares agreement to be acquired by UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (UnitedHealth) (NYSE: UNH ).
  • Under the terms of the agreement, Change Healthcares shareholders will receive $25.75 in cash per share.
  • To learn more about this investigation and your rights, visit: https://www.rl-legal.com/cases-change-healthcare-inc .
  • You may also contact Seth D. Rigrodsky or Gina M. Serra cost and obligation free at (888) 969-4242 or info@rl-legal.com .

OptumInsight and Change Healthcare Combine to Advance a More Modern, Information and Technology-Enabled Health Care Platform

Wednesday, January 6, 2021 - 11:00am

Optum, a diversified health services company and part of UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH), and Change Healthcare (NASDAQ: CHNG), a health care technology leader, have agreed to combine.

Key Points: 
  • Optum, a diversified health services company and part of UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH), and Change Healthcare (NASDAQ: CHNG), a health care technology leader, have agreed to combine.
  • Change Healthcare brings key technologies, connections and advanced clinical decision, administrative and financial support capabilities, enabling better workflow and transactional connectivity across the health care system.
  • Were thrilled to welcome Change Healthcares highly skilled team to create a better future for health care.
  • Change Healthcare (NASDAQ: CHNG) is a leading independent healthcare technology company, focused on accelerating the transformation of the healthcare system through the power of the Change Healthcare Platform.

UnitedHealth Group Announces Earnings Release Date

Tuesday, December 22, 2020 - 11:50am

UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH) will release its fourth quarter and full year 2020 financial results on Wednesday, January 20, 2021, before the market opens, and will host a teleconference at 8:45 a.m.

Key Points: 
  • UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH) will release its fourth quarter and full year 2020 financial results on Wednesday, January 20, 2021, before the market opens, and will host a teleconference at 8:45 a.m.
  • UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH) is a diversified health care company dedicated to helping people live healthier lives and helping make the health system work better for everyone.
  • UnitedHealth Group offers a broad spectrum of products and services through two distinct platforms: UnitedHealthcare, which provides health care coverage and benefits services; and Optum, which provides information and technology-enabled health services.
  • For more information, visit UnitedHealth Group at www.unitedhealthgroup.com or follow @UnitedHealthGrp on Twitter.

AM Best Affirms Credit Ratings of UnitedHealth Group Incorporated and Most Subsidiaries; Upgrades Credit Ratings of Certain Subsidiaries

Friday, December 18, 2020 - 7:23pm

AM Best has affirmed the Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating (Long-Term ICR) of a- and the Long-Term Issue Credit Ratings (Long-Term IR) of UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (UnitedHealth Group) (Minnetonka, MN) [NYSE: UNH].

Key Points: 
  • AM Best has affirmed the Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating (Long-Term ICR) of a- and the Long-Term Issue Credit Ratings (Long-Term IR) of UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (UnitedHealth Group) (Minnetonka, MN) [NYSE: UNH].
  • AM Best also has affirmed the Short-Term Issue Credit Rating (Short-Term IR) of UnitedHealth Group.
  • A complete listing of UnitedHealth Group Incorporated and its subsidiaries FSRs, Long-Term ICRs and Long- and Short-Term IRs also is available.
  • For additional information regarding the use and limitations of Credit Rating opinions, please view Guide to Bests Credit Ratings .

Sir Andrew Witty Returns to UnitedHealth Group After Leave of Absence

Wednesday, December 2, 2020 - 9:00pm

UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH) announced that Sir Andrew Witty, president of UnitedHealth Group and chief executive officer of Optum, has returned to the company after an eight-month leave of absence to serve as a Global Envoy for the World Health Organizations COVID-19 efforts.

Key Points: 
  • UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH) announced that Sir Andrew Witty, president of UnitedHealth Group and chief executive officer of Optum, has returned to the company after an eight-month leave of absence to serve as a Global Envoy for the World Health Organizations COVID-19 efforts.
  • UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH) is a diversified health care company dedicated to helping people live healthier lives and helping make the health system work better for everyone.
  • UnitedHealth Group offers a broad spectrum of products and services through two distinct platforms: UnitedHealthcare, which provides health care coverage and benefits services; and Optum, which provides information and technology-enabled health services.
  • For more information, visit UnitedHealth Group at www.unitedhealthgroup.com or follow @UnitedHealthGrp on Twitter.

UnitedHealth Group Updates Business Outlook Ahead of Investor Conference

Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 11:30am

UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH) issued an updated 2020 outlook and its initial view of 2021 ahead of its annual Investor Conference with analysts and institutional investors taking place virtually today, beginning at 9:00 a.m.

Key Points: 
  • UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH) issued an updated 2020 outlook and its initial view of 2021 ahead of its annual Investor Conference with analysts and institutional investors taking place virtually today, beginning at 9:00 a.m.
  • Under the updated outlook, UnitedHealth Group revenues for 2020 are expected to approximate $257 billion, with net earnings to approach $15.90 per share and adjusted net earnings to approach $16.75 per share.
  • UnitedHealth Group will also introduce its initial 2021 outlook, which includes revenues of $277 billion to $280 billion, net earnings of $16.90 to $17.40 per share, and adjusted net earnings of $17.75 to $18.25 per share.
  • Meeting materials, including financial metrics for 2020 and the initial outlook for 2021, will also be available on the Investor Relations page.

UnitedHealth Group to Host 2020 Investor Conference

Wednesday, November 25, 2020 - 11:50am

UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH) will host its annual Investor Conference with analysts and institutional investors virtually on Tuesday, December 1, 2020, beginning at 9:00 a.m.

Key Points: 
  • UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH) will host its annual Investor Conference with analysts and institutional investors virtually on Tuesday, December 1, 2020, beginning at 9:00 a.m.
  • In conjunction with the Investor Conference, an updated view of financial performance for 2020 and the initial outlook for 2021 will be released on the morning of Tuesday, December 1st at approximately 6:30 a.m.
  • UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH) is a diversified health care company dedicated to helping people live healthier lives and helping make the health system work better for everyone.
  • For more information, visit UnitedHealth Group at www.unitedhealthgroup.com or follow @UnitedHealthGrp on Twitter.

UnitedHealth Group Names Matthew W. Friedrich Chief Legal Officer

Friday, November 20, 2020 - 3:00pm

UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH) has named Matthew W. Friedrich executive vice president and chief legal officer, effective January 11, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH) has named Matthew W. Friedrich executive vice president and chief legal officer, effective January 11, 2021.
  • Friedrich, general counsel, chief corporate affairs officer and secretary at Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation, will succeed Marianne D. Short, who announced her intent to retire as chief legal officer, a position she has held since 2013.
  • David S. Wichmann, chief executive officer of UnitedHealth Group, said, Matt is expert across a breadth of disciplines that span a wide range of areas unique to our growing business.
  • His expertise in navigating both the private and public sector environments and experience in applying progressive technology, data and services in multinational business, is a natural fit for UnitedHealth Group.

UnitedHealth Group Board Authorizes Payment of Quarterly Dividend

Wednesday, November 4, 2020 - 11:50am

The UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH) board of directors has authorized payment of a cash dividend of $1.25 per share, to be paid on December 15, 2020, to all shareholders of record of UnitedHealth Group common stock as of the close of business on December 7, 2020.

Key Points: 
  • The UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH) board of directors has authorized payment of a cash dividend of $1.25 per share, to be paid on December 15, 2020, to all shareholders of record of UnitedHealth Group common stock as of the close of business on December 7, 2020.
  • UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH) is a diversified health care company dedicated to helping people live healthier lives and helping make the health system work better for everyone.
  • UnitedHealth Group offers a broad spectrum of products and services through two distinct platforms: UnitedHealthcare, which provides health care coverage and benefits services; and Optum, which provides information and technology-enabled health services.
  • For more information, visit UnitedHealth Group at www.unitedhealthgroup.com or follow @UnitedHealthGrp on Twitter.