UnitedHealth Group Inc. (UNH) Dividends

UnitedHealth Group Inc. (UNH): $501.13

7.95 (+1.61%)

POWR Rating

Component Grades

Momentum

C

Stability

B

Sentiment

Quality

C

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Dividend Yield and Dividend History Highlights

  • UNH has issued more total dividends (as measured in absolute US dollars) over the past six years than 96.27% of other US stocks currently paying dividends.
  • As for free cash flow, UNH has greater average cash flow over the past 5.5 years than 96.15% US-listed dividend payers.
  • Currently, UNH generates more cash flow over the 12 months prior than 97.21% of US dividend stocks.
  • If you want to include this stock in your dividend portfolio, here are some dividend stocks that are NOT correlated with UNH that may be suitable potential portfolio mates: ODC, FDBC, SPOK, OFED and CSX.
UNH Ex-Dividend Date
UNH Dividend Yield
1.57%
UNH Annual Dividend
$7.52
UNH Payout Ratio

UNH Price Forecast Based on Dividend Discount Model

Current PriceDDM Fair Value Target: Forecasted Gain:
$501.13$352.53 -29.95%

A technique commonly used by dividend investors to value dividend-issuing stocks is the Dividend Discount Model (DDM), which seeks to determine a fair share price based on the dividend provided by the company relative to a number of other company-specific factors. As for UNH, the DDM model generated by StockNews estimates a return of negative 29.95% in comparison to its current price. Some interesting points we thought investors may wish to consider regarding the dividend discount model forecast for Unitedhealth Group Inc are:

  • Beta is a measure of how volatile a stock is relative to the S&P 500; when evaluated against its peers in the mega-sized revenue class, Unitedhealth Group Inc has a beta lower than just 15.38% of such peers.
  • Unitedhealth Group Inc's dividend growth rate is higher than 93.44% of stocks in its sector (Healthcare).
  • The stock's annual revenue of roughly $288 billion puts it in the mega-sized revenue class, where its estimated gain based on our dividend discount model price relative to its current share price is greater than just 15.38% of companies in the same revenue class.


UNH Dividend History

Ex-Dividend Date Type Payout Amount Change
2024-03-08Dividend$1.88--
2023-12-01Dividend$1.88--
2023-09-08Dividend$1.88--
2023-06-15Dividend$1.88+13.94%
2023-03-10Dividend$1.65--
2022-12-02Dividend$1.65--
2022-09-09Dividend$1.65--
2022-06-16Dividend$1.65+13.79%
2022-03-11Dividend$1.45--
2021-12-03Dividend$1.45--
2021-09-10Dividend$1.45--
2021-06-18Dividend$1.45+16.00%
2021-03-12Dividend$1.25--
2020-12-04Dividend$1.25--
2020-09-11Dividend$1.25--
2020-06-19Dividend$1.25+15.74%
2020-03-13Dividend$1.08--
2019-12-06Dividend$1.08--
2019-09-13Dividend$1.08--
2019-06-14Dividend$1.08+20.00%
2019-03-08Dividend$0.90--
2018-11-30Dividend$0.90--
2018-09-06Dividend$0.90--
2018-06-15Dividend$0.90+20.00%
2018-03-08Dividend$0.75--
2017-11-30Dividend$0.75--
2017-09-07Dividend$0.75--
2017-06-15Dividend$0.75+20.00%
2017-03-08Dividend$0.63--
2016-11-30Dividend$0.63--
2016-09-07Dividend$0.63--
2016-06-15Dividend$0.63+25.00%
2016-03-09Dividend$0.50--
2015-12-02Dividend$0.50--
2015-09-09Dividend$0.50--
2015-06-11Dividend$0.50+33.33%
2015-03-11Dividend$0.38--
2014-12-03Dividend$0.38--
2014-09-10Dividend$0.38--
2014-06-12Dividend$0.38+33.93%
2014-03-12Dividend$0.28--
2013-12-04Dividend$0.28--
2013-09-11Dividend$0.28--
2013-06-13Dividend$0.28+31.76%
2013-03-13Dividend$0.21--
2012-12-07Dividend$0.21--
2012-09-12Dividend$0.21--
2012-06-13Dividend$0.21+30.77%
2012-03-01Dividend$0.16--
2011-12-05Dividend$0.16--
2011-09-02Dividend$0.16--
2011-06-03Dividend$0.16+30.00%
2011-03-03Dividend$0.13--
2010-12-03Dividend$0.13--
2010-09-10Dividend$0.13--
2010-06-03Dividend$0.13+316.67%
2010-04-01Dividend$0.03--
2009-03-31Dividend$0.03--
2008-03-31Dividend$0.03--
2007-03-29Dividend$0.03--
2006-03-30Dividend$0.03+100.00%
2005-05-31Split2-1-for-1 Stock SplitN/A
2005-03-30Dividend$0.03--
2004-03-30Dividend$0.03+100.00%
2003-06-19Split2-1-for-1 Stock SplitN/A
2003-03-28Dividend$0.03--
2002-03-27Dividend$0.03--
2001-03-29Dividend$0.03+100.00%
2000-12-26Split2-1-for-1 Stock SplitN/A
2000-03-30Dividend$0.03+275.00%
1999-03-30Dividend$0.01-73.33%
1998-03-30Dividend$0.03--
1997-04-01Dividend$0.03+275.00%
1996-04-01Dividend$0.01-73.33%
1995-03-28Dividend$0.03--
1994-03-25Dividend$0.03+328.57%
1993-03-26Dividend$0.01-76.67%
1992-04-10Dividend$0.03+1,100.00%
1991-11-01Split4-1-for-1 Stock SplitN/A
1991-05-24Dividend$0.01--
1990-08-27Dividend$0.01--


UNH Dividends vs. Peers

UNH's dividend yield currently ranks #12 of 17 vs. its peers in the Medical - Health Insurance category.
Rank Symbol Name Dividend Yield
1 BHG Bright Health Group Inc. 0.00%
2 CI Cigna Corp. 0.00%
3 MRAI Marpai, Inc. 0.00%
4 WCG Wellcare Health Plans, Inc. 0.00%
5 CNC Centene Corp. 0.00%
6 MOH Molina Healthcare Inc. 0.00%
7 ELV Elevance Health 0.00%
8 CLOV Clover Health Investments Corp. Cl A 0.00%
9 HUM Humana Inc. 0.00%
10 MGLN Magellan Health, Inc. 0.00%
11 ATHN athenahealth, Inc. 0.00%
12 UNH UnitedHealth Group Inc. 0.00%
13 HIIQ Health Insurance Innovations, Inc. - 0.00%
14 HQY HealthEquity, Inc. 0.00%
15 ALHC Alignment Healthcare, Inc. 0.00%
16 AET Aetna Inc. 0.00%
17 OSCR Oscar Health Inc. 0.00%

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