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All 30 Dow stocks rise, led by J&J and UnitedHealth; 3M set to snap longest losing streak in 10 years
The shares of all 30 components of the Dow Jones Industrial Average gained ground in afternoon trading Friday, as the blue chip barometer surged toward its biggest gain in 21 months. Of the Dow's best percentage performers, shares of both Johnson & Johnson and 3M Co. shot up 5.5%. 3M's stock is now on track to snap a 10-session losing streak, which is its longest losing streak in 10 years. UnitedHealth Group Inc.'s stock was biggest price gainer, and therefore provided the biggest point boost fo
Federal regulators are suing to block UnitedHealth Group’s purchase of the technology company Change Healthcare.
The Justice Department filed a lawsuit on Thursday in a bid to stop health insurer UnitedHealth Group from buying Change Healthcare.
The U.S. Justice Department filed a lawsuit on Thursday to stop UnitedHealth Group from buying Change Healthcare, arguing that the $7.84 billion deal would give the largest U.S. health insurer access to its competitors’ sensitive information. The all-cash deal was announced in January 2021 as a way for UnitedHealth to expand its fast-growing healthcare technology […]
OptumRx, the pharmacy benefit manager unit of UnitedHealth Group Inc, has agreed to pay $5.8 million to resolve allegations by Massachusetts'' attorney general that it charged excessive prices for drugs covered by workers'' compensation insurance.
The U.S. Justice Department on Thursday sued to stop UnitedHealth Group’s $8 billion acquisition of Change Healthcare, saying the deal would give the largest U.S. health insurer access to its competitors’ data and ultimately push up healthcare costs. UnitedHealth announced the all-cash deal in January 2021, saying it would help streamline administrative and payment processes. […]
The government alleges the proposed $13 billion acquisition would harm competition among health insurers and in the health care technology market.
Justice Department sues to stop UnitedHealth''s proposed $13 billion acquisition of Change Healthcare
Shares of UnitedHealth Group Inc. were down 1.7% in trading on Thursday after the Justice Department said it is suing to stop the health care company''s $13 billion acquisition of Change Healthcare Inc. . Change''s stock was up 1.9% in trading on Thursday. The lawsuit, which was filed in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia by the Justice Department and attorneys general in Minnesota and New York, alleges that the deal will dampen competition among commercial health insurers and give UnitedHealth access to competitive data gathered by a tool used to process claims. "Unless the deal is blocked, United stands to see and potentially use its health insurance rivals'' competitively sensitive information for its own business purposes and control these competitors'' access to i...
The antitrust lawsuit argues the $13 billion tie-up would lead to higher costs.
The regulator argues that healthcare giant UnitedHealth could hobble competitors if it acquires Change Healthcare.