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  1. UnitedHealth latest to register under Delaware's corporate lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Star Tribune

    Eight of the 10 largest public companies in Minnesota now file their articles of incorporation other than in the State of Minnesota. At UnitedHealth's annual meeting on June 1, about 92 percent of UnitedHealth shares supported a proposal to reincorporate the company under Delaware law.

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  2. 4 Health Care Stocks Poised for GrowthRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | US News & World Report

    With the June 25 U.S. Supreme Court ruling holding up the legality of the Affordable Care Act, U.S. health care stocks are rallying . Although most of these stocks have done well over the past year, there was uncertainty about their continued growth prospects in light of the possible reversal of the ACA.

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  3. Domino's, UnitedHealth Clear Buy PointsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Investor's Business Daily

    The stock closed nearly right at Friday's high. Domino's cleared a 114.10 buy point of a flat base and hit an all-time high.

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  4. Health Care Stocks Jump On Supreme Court Decision; Indexes Crawl...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Investor's Business Daily

    Meanwhile, health care stocks got a badly need boost in the arm, with some industry groups flying higher on news that the Supreme Court ruled in favor of ObamaCare federal subsidies to certain statewide health insurance exchanges. The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq composite both rose 0.3% heading into the lunchtime hour on Wall Street; the Dow industrials trailed slightly, up 0.2%.

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  5. Minnesota hospitals praise ACA ruling; UnitedHealth stock risesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Star Tribune

    There was relief Thursday among some hospitals in Minnesota, plus nearby patients in western Wisconsin, over the U.S. Supreme Court's decision to let subsidies continue under the federal health law. But subsidies were in question in states like Wisconsin where consumers use the federal government's HealthCare.gov exchange.

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  6. UnitedHealth Leaves AHIPRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Insurance News Net

    UnitedHealth Group Inc. says it will be leaving America's Health Insurance Plans , the top health insurance company trade group, June 30. "UnitedHealth Group believes the interest of our company and the customers we serve are no longer best represented by AHIP and accordingly are ending our membership," UnitedHealth spokesman Matt Stearns says in a statement about the decision, which surfaced in WSJ.com . "AHIP has set forth a strategy and direction it feels best serves a membership profile and need that does not fit UnitedHealth Group and our diversified portfolio," Stearns says.

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  7. Stocks Dip As Facebook Breaks Out; Darden Restaurants Reverses GainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Investor's Business Daily

    The Nasdaq briefly hit a new high early before pulling back to a 0.2% loss. The S&P 500 fell 0.1% and the Dow Jones industrial average dipped a fraction.

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  8. Today's Market: Health Insurers Try To Find Partners In Merger RouletteRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Seeking Alpha

    Markets are rallying today on hopes that a deal with Greece can be reached after the Greeks decided to come to the table today and meet with their European partners. Listening and working towards a beneficial deal never hurts and it appears that investors are cheering, and in some cases rewarding, Greece for acting more like grown-ups.

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  9. Another tie-up of big Colorado health insurers in the works?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Business Journal

    Just a day after word emerged that insurer Anthem Inc. has approached Cigna Corp. about a possible takeover, there's a report of more merger talks involving two more insurers active in Colorado. The Wall Street Journal reports that UnitedHealth Group Inc. , the industry's biggest player by revenue, has approached rival Aetna Inc. UnitedHealth is parent of UnitedHealthcare, Colorado's largest preferred-provider organization, with 866,000 Colorado enrollees.

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  10. UnitedHealth pitches merger deal: Wall Street JournalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Business Journal

    June 16 -- Bloomberg's Jason McGorman examines the surge in M&A speculation in the health insurance industry. He speaks on "Bloomberg Markets."

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  11. UnitedHealth has approached Aetna about a takeoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | TwinCities

    The nation's largest health insurer, Minnetonka-based UnitedHealth Group, has approached Aetna Inc. about a takeover deal that would likely be valued at more than $40 billion, according to people familiar with the matter, the latest move in a frenzy of merger talks in the health-insurance industry. The approach, in the form of a letter, came within the past few days, according to one of the people.

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  12. UnitedHealth stock rises on report of Aetna bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Star Tribune

    Minnetonka's UnitedHealth Group, the largest public company in the state, declined Tuesday to address acquisition rumors that sent the company's stock up 2 percent in midday trading. Citing unnamed sources, the Wall Street Journal reported late Monday that Minnesota's for-profit insurance giant has recently made a preliminary takeover offer for insurance rival Aetna.

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  13. UnitedHealth also looking at merger dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Business Journal

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  14. Report: UnitedHealth approached Aetna about possible takeover dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | Star Tribune

    UnitedHealth Group Inc., the Minnetonka health insurance giant, has approached rival Aetna Inc. about a takeover deal that would likely be valued at more than $40 billion, the Wall Street Journal reported Monday night. The approach came in the form of a letter, the Journal said, citing an anonymous source familiar with the matter, and it wasn't known what Aetna's response was, if any.

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  15. Greek angst weighs on Wall Street; health stocks riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | Channelnewsasia.com

    REUTERS: Stocks fell on Wall Street on Monday as investors fretted over the consequences of a possible debt default by Greece, but talk of multi-billion dollar healthcare deals buoyed shares in the sector, cutting into the market's loss. After Sunday's breakdown of the cash-for-reform talks between Athens and its creditors, Greece has two weeks before facing a 1.6 billion euro repayment due to the International Monetary Fund that could leave it out of cash.

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  16. UnitedHealth funds renovation of historic Minneapolis apartments for the homelessRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 5 | Business Journal

    UnitedHealth Group Inc. is helping to finance the conversion of a 100-year-old Stevens Square apartment building in Minneapolis into 19 affordable units for people without permanent housing. Minnetonka-based UnitedHealth , the biggest investor, is providing $1.9 million in equity for the $3.38 million acquisition and renovation project at 1926 Third Ave. S. The Lonoke building, as it will be called, will have one-bedroom apartments with upgraded electrical, plumbing and mechanical systems, new kitchens and bathrooms, and upgrades to shared areas.

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  17. Historic Stevens Square Building to be Transformed into Supportive...Read the original story

    Thursday Jun 4 | PressReleasePoint

    Beacon Interfaith Housing Collaborative has begun a $3.38 million renovation of an historic Stevens Square apartment building, transforming the 100-year-old property into a new 19-unit affordable-housing community with support services for area homeless and people in need of permanent housing. Rehabilitation of the building, to be renamed The Lonoke, located at 1926 Third Avenue South in Minneapolis, includes renovating the 19 existing one-bedroom apartments with upgraded mechanical, electrical and plumbing systems, new kitchens and baths, common-area upgrades and improvements, new roofing and other exterior components.

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  18. Historic Stevens Square Apartment Building to Be Transformed into...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 4 | Investor's Business Daily

    Lee Blons, executive director, Beacon Interfaith Housing Collaborative, Tom McGlinch, vice president, investment management, UnitedHealth Group, and Warren Hanson, president and CEO of Minnesota Equity Fund review plans and view construction progress on an historic Stevens Square apartment building, located at 1926 Third Avenue South in Minneapolis. UnitedHealth Group is providing $1.9 million in equity through a partnership with MEF to help transform the 100-year-old property into a new 19-unit affordable-housing community with support services for area homeless and people in need of permanent housing .

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  19. UnitedHealth Swimming in Riches as Insurers Angle for Double Digit Premium HikesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | City Pages

    The financial forecast in many parts of the country this summer calls for gloom and doom as health insurance companies pitch double-digit rate hikes to regulators for plans sold under Obamacare. Citing soaring medical costs by new enrollees, major insurers like BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee want to jack rates by as much as 36 percent.

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  20. Blue Cross hires former UnitedHealth exec as CFORead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | Business Journal

    Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota has named former UnitedHealth Group Inc. executive Jay Matushak its chief financial officer. Matushak spent 14 years at Minnetonka-based UnitedHealth Group and was most recently vice president of finance for Medicare and retirement at UnitedHealthcare.

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