* Shares up 3.5 pct; shares of other health insurers also rise (Adds conference call details, analyst comments, updates shares)
company were seen 0.49% elevated to trade at $378.50 before the opening bell. Shares of health care giant UnitedHealth Group rallied 4.76% to $122.90 ahead of the opening bell, and raised its full-year profit outlook, after posting
UnitedHealth reported excellent first-quarter results that were slightly ahead ..... note that we have not yet factored the Catamaran acquisition into our UnitedHealth valuation. The managed-care organization has skillfully navigated
April 16 (Reuters) - 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.
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backed by Berkshire Hathaway BRK.A BRK.B. Other deals included Pfizer's PFE purchase of Hospira HSP and UnitedHealth UNH buying pharmacy benefits manager Catamaran CTRX. There were also numerous other bolt-on acquisitions and deals
TORONTO, March 30 (Reuters) - 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.
(Reuters) - 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 .
NEW YORK, March 30 (Reuters) - UnitedHealth Group Inc 's planned takeover of No. 4 U.S. pharmacy benefits provider Catamaran Corp will give the companies added heft in price talks with drug companies, serving as a catalyst for deals allowing other insurers to bulk up.