Technical Analysis for UNH - UnitedHealth Group Incorporated

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade B 265.5 2.21% 5.73
UNH closed up 2.21 percent on Friday, January 18, 2019, on 1.12 times normal volume. The stock rose above its 50 day moving average, improving its intermediate-term outlook by crossing above that important trendline. Note that the stock is in overbought territory based on its Slow Stochastic indicator (14, 3, 3) -- sideways movement or a pullback should not be unexpected.

Trend Table & Recent Signals
ADX Long-Term Intermediate-Term Short-Term
Weak or Absent Up Up Up
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Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Jan 18 Stochastic Sell Signal Bearish 0.00%
Jan 18 Crossed Above 50 DMA Bullish 0.00%
Jan 18 MACD Bullish Centerline Cross Bullish 0.00%
Jan 18 Pocket Pivot Bullish Swing Setup 0.00%
Jan 18 Upper Bollinger Band Walk Strength 0.00%
Jan 18 Above Upper BB Strength 0.00%
Jan 18 Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.00%
Jan 18 Upper Bollinger Band Touch Strength 0.00%
Jan 17 Fell Below 50 DMA Bearish 2.21%
Jan 17 Overbought Stochastic Strength 2.21%

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UnitedHealth Group Incorporated operates as a diversified health and well-being company in the United States. The company's UnitedHealthcare segment offers consumer-oriented health benefit plans and services for large national employers, public sector employers, mid-sized employers, small businesses, and individuals; health care coverage, and health and well-being services to individuals aged 50 and older addressing their needs for preventive and acute health care services, as well as services dealing with chronic disease and other specialized issues for older individuals; health plans and care programs to beneficiaries of acute and long-term care Medicaid plans; and specialty benefits, such as dental, vision, life, and disability products. This segment serves through a network of 780,000 physicians and other health care professionals, and 5,900 hospitals. Its OptumHealth segment provides health management services, integrated care delivery services, consumer relationship management, sales distribution platform services, and financial services. This segment serves individuals through programs offered by employers, payers, government entities, and directly with the care delivery system. The company's OptumInsight segment offers software and information products, advisory consulting services, and business process outsourcing services to hospitals, physicians, commercial health plans, government agencies, life sciences companies, and other organizations. Its OptumRx segment provides pharmacy benefit management services and programs, including claims processing, retail network contracting, rebate contracting, and management; and clinical programs, such as step therapy, formulary management, and disease/drug therapy management programs. This segment also offers patient support programs and dispensing of prescribed medications through its mail order pharmacies for its clients' members. The company was founded in 1974 and is based in Minnetonka, Minnesota.
Is UNH a Buy, Sell or Hold?
Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
50 DMA
200 DMA
ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength
Summary: Counts: 3 bullish, 0 bearish and 2 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.
Indicator Value
52 Week High 287.94
52 Week Low 207.792
Average Volume 4,248,426
200-Day Moving Average 254.7846
50-Day Moving Average 260.1852
20-Day Moving Average 246.4785
10-Day Moving Average 251.121
Average True Range 6.3611
ADX 23.43
+DI 32.2376
-DI 20.6456
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 247.1767
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 250.8933
Upper Bollinger Band 263.0204
Lower Bollinger Band 229.9366
Percent B (%b) 1.07
BandWidth 13.422591
MACD Line 0.1195
MACD Signal Line -3.2167
MACD Histogram 3.3362
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 262.58 Billion
Num Shares 989 Million
EPS 8.81
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 30.14
Price-to-Sales 1.05
Price-to-Book 4.37
PEG Ratio 1.41
Dividend 3.00
Dividend Yield 1.13%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 274.26
Resistance 3 (R3) 273.54 269.90 272.80
Resistance 2 (R2) 269.90 267.67 270.26 272.31
Resistance 1 (R1) 267.70 266.29 268.80 268.42 271.83
Pivot Point 264.06 264.06 264.61 264.42 264.06
Support 1 (S1) 261.86 261.83 262.96 262.58 259.17
Support 2 (S2) 258.22 260.45 258.58 258.69
Support 3 (S3) 256.02 258.22 258.20
Support 4 (S4) 256.74