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UnitedHealth Group PB Ratio

: 6.26 (As of Today)
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The PB Ratio, or Price-to-Book ratio, or Price/Book, is a financial ratio used to compare a company's market price to its Book Value per Share. As of today (2022-01-20), UnitedHealth Group's share price is $467.23. UnitedHealth Group's Book Value per Share for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2021 was $74.61. Hence, UnitedHealth Group's PB Ratio of today is 6.26.

Warning Sign:

UnitedHealth Group Inc stock PB Ratio (=6.2) is close to 10-year high of 6.73

The historical rank and industry rank for UnitedHealth Group's PB Ratio or its related term are showing as below:

NYSE:UNH' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.65   Med: 3.59   Max: 6.73
Current: 6.3

1.65
6.73

During the past 13 years, UnitedHealth Group's highest PB Ratio was 6.73. The lowest was 1.65. And the median was 3.59.

NYSE:UNH's PB Ratio is ranked lower than
87% of the 23 Companies
in the Healthcare Plans industry.

( Industry Median: 2.74 vs. NYSE:UNH: 6.30 )

During the past 12 months, UnitedHealth Group's average Book Value Per Share Growth Rate was 8.50% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Book Value Per Share Growth Rate was 12.00% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Book Value Per Share Growth Rate was 14.30% per year. During the past 10 years, the average Book Value Per Share Growth Rate was 10.80% per year.

During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Book Value Per Share Growth Rate of UnitedHealth Group was 119.40% per year. The lowest was -9.10% per year. And the median was 14.10% per year.

Back to Basics: PB Ratio


UnitedHealth Group PB Ratio Historical Data

The historical data trend for UnitedHealth Group's PB Ratio can be seen below:

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

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UnitedHealth Group Annual Data
Trend Dec11 Dec12 Dec13 Dec14 Dec15 Dec16 Dec17 Dec18 Dec19 Dec20
PB Ratio
Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 3.98 4.47 4.63 4.84 5.07

UnitedHealth Group Quarterly Data
Dec16 Mar17 Jun17 Sep17 Dec17 Mar18 Jun18 Sep18 Dec18 Mar19 Jun19 Sep19 Dec19 Mar20 Jun20 Sep20 Dec20 Mar21 Jun21 Sep21
PB Ratio Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 4.54 5.07 5.29 5.47 5.24

Competitive Comparison

For the Healthcare Plans subindustry, UnitedHealth Group's PB Ratio, along with its competitors' market caps and PB Ratio data, can be viewed below:

* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap. Note that "N/A" values will not show up in the chart.

   

UnitedHealth Group PB Ratio Distribution

For the Healthcare Plans industry and Healthcare sector, UnitedHealth Group's PB Ratio distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where UnitedHealth Group's PB Ratio falls into.



UnitedHealth Group PB Ratio Calculation

The PB Ratio, or Price-to-Book ratio, or Price/Book, is a financial ratio used to compare a company's market price to its Book Value per Share. It is a ratio widely used to value stocks.

UnitedHealth Group's PB Ratio for today is calculated as follows:

PB Ratio=Share Price/Book Value per Share (Q: Sep. 2021)
=467.23/74.605
=6.26

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

It can also be calculated from the numbers for the whole company:

A closely related ratio is called Price-to-Tangible-Book. The difference between Price-to-Tangible-Book and PB Ratio is that book value other than intangibles are used in the calculation.


UnitedHealth Group  (NYSE:UNH) PB Ratio Explanation

Unlike valuation ratios relative to the earning power such as PE Ratio, PE Ratio without NRI, PS Ratio, Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow , or Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow, the PB Ratio measures the valuation of the stock relative to the underlying asset of the company.

The PB Ratio works the best for the businesses that earn most of their profit from their assets, e.g. banks and insurance companies.


Be Aware

Some businesses have very light assets, such as software companies or insurance agencies. The PB Ratio does not work well for these companies. Some companies even have negative equity, so the PB Ratio cannot be applied to them.


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UnitedHealth Group Business Description

UnitedHealth Group logo
Industry
Healthcare » Healthcare Plans NAICS : 524114 SIC : 6324
Address
9900 Bren Road East, UnitedHealth Group Center, Minnetonka, MN, USA, 55343
UnitedHealth Group is the largest private health insurance provider in the United States, providing medical benefits to 48 million members across its U.S. and international businesses at the end of 2020. As a leader in employer-sponsored, self-directed, and government-backed insurance plans, UnitedHealth has obtained massive scale in managed care. Along with its insurance assets, UnitedHealth's continued investments in its Optum franchises have created a healthcare services colossus that spans everything from medical and pharmaceutical benefits to providing outpatient care and analytics to both affiliated and third-party customers.
Executives
Renwick Glenn M director 6300 WILSON MILLS ROAD MAYFIELD VILLAGE OH 44143
Flynn Timothy Patrick director JPMORGAN CHASE & CO. 270 PARK AVENUE NEW YORK NY 10017
Wilensky Gail R director C/O QUEST DIAGNOSTICS 500 PLAZA DRIVE SECAUCUS NJ 07094
Hooper Michele J director C/O PPG INDUSTRIES, INC. ONE PPG PLACE PITTSBURGH PA 15272
Montgomery Rice Valerie Md director C/O UNITEDHEALTH GROUP 9900 BREN ROAD EAST, MN008-T502 MINNETONKA MN 55343
Hemsley Stephen J director 200 WASHINGTON AVE N SUITE 200 MINNEAPOLIS MN 55401
Burke Richard T director 3962 TOMAHAWK TRAIL MEDINA MN 55340
Mcnabb Frederick William Iii director C/O UNITEDHEALTH GROUP 9900 BREN ROAD EAST, MN-008-T502 MINNETONKA MN 55343
Noseworthy John H director 2000 GALLOPING HILL ROAD KENILWORTH NJ 07033
Rex John F officer: EVP Chief Financial Officer C/O UNITEDHEALTH GROUP 9900 BREN ROAD EAST, MN008-T502 MINNETONKA MN 55343
Lewis Patricia L officer: EVP and Chief HR Officer C/O UNITEDHEALTH GROUP 9900 BREN ROAD EAST, MN008-T502 MINNETONKA MN 55343
Mcmahon Dirk C officer: Chief Executive Officer, UHC C/O UNITEDHEALTH GROUP 9900 BREN ROAD EAST, MN008-T502 MINNETONKA MN 55343
Roos Thomas E officer: Chief Accounting Officer C/O UNITEDHEALTH GROUP 9900 BREN ROAD EAST, MN008-T502 MINNETONKA MN 55343
Short Marianne D officer: EVP & Chief Legal Officer C/O UNITEDHEALTH GROUP 9900 BREN ROAD EAST MINNETONKA MN 55343
Wichmann David S director, officer: Chief Executive Officer UNITEDHEALTH GROUP INC 9900 BREN RD E MINNETONKA MN 55343

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