Decatur Capital Management Holding in United Healthcare (UNH) Boosted by $2.19 Million; Vodafone Group Plc New (VOD) Shareholder Alpine Investment Management Has Trimmed Its Position as Stock Price Declined

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Decatur Capital Management Inc increased its stake in United Healthcare (UNH) by 23.09% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Decatur Capital Management Inc bought 8,800 shares as the company’s stock declined 15.99% while stock markets rallied. The institutional investor held 46,907 shares of the medical specialities company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $11.69M, up from 38,107 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Decatur Capital Management Inc who had been investing in United Healthcare for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $243.02B market cap company. The stock increased 0.40% or $1.02 during the last trading session, reaching $253.27. About 3.87M shares traded. UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) has risen 5.15% since March 15, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 0.78% the S&P500. Some Historical UNH News: 24/04/2018 – Adeptus Health Appoints LeAnne Zumwalt to its Board of Directors; 17/04/2018 – UnitedHealth Raises 2018 View To EPS $11.70-EPS $11.95; 17/04/2018 – UNITEDHEALTH 1Q ADJ EPS $3.04, EST. $2.89; 17/04/2018 – UNITEDHEALTH GROUP INC – FIRST QUARTER ADJUSTED NET EARNINGS OF $3.04 PER SHARE; 17/04/2018 – The 4 major averages all closed sharply higher Tuesday, as investor sentiment was boosted by strong results from Netflix and UnitedHealth; 17/04/2018 – UNITEDHEALTH GROUP INC – INCREASED OUTLOOK FOR 2018 NET EARNINGS TO RANGE OF $11.70 TO $11.95/SHARE AND ADJ NET EARNINGS OF $12.40 TO $12.65 PER SHARE; 09/05/2018 – UnitedHealthcare’s Value-Based Care Program for Knee, Hip and Spine Procedures Demonstrates Improved Health Outcomes and Reduce; 24/05/2018 – LABCORP – CO, UNITEDHEALTHCARE HAVE RENEWED THEIR LONG-TERM STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIP; 17/04/2018 – UnitedHealth 1Q Adj EPS $3.04; 16/04/2018 – GetWellNetwork Appoints Nikia Bergan as Chief Revenue Officer

Alpine Investment Management Llc decreased its stake in Vodafone Group Plc New (VOD) by 3.05% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Alpine Investment Management Llc sold 206,393 shares as the company’s stock declined 21.30% while stock markets rallied. The hedge fund held 6.57 million shares of the telecommunications equipment company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $126.59 million, down from 6.77 million at the end of the previous reported quarter. Alpine Investment Management Llc who had been investing in Vodafone Group Plc New for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $50.77B market cap company. The stock increased 0.92% or $0.17 during the last trading session, reaching $18.59. About 3.72 million shares traded. Vodafone Group Plc (NASDAQ:VOD) has declined 38.84% since March 15, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 43.21% the S&P500. Some Historical VOD News: 30/05/2018 – VODAFONE GROUP – CLOSED A SIX-TRANCHE US$11.5 BLN SEC-REGISTERED FIXED AND FLOATING RATE BOND OFFERING WITH AN AVERAGE LIFE OF 14 YEARS AND EFFECTIVE AVERAGE EURO RATE OF 2.0%; 15/05/2018 – VODAFONE GROUP PLC VOD.L – 2019 FINANCIAL GUIDANCE: ORGANIC ADJUSTED EBITDA GROWTH (EXCLUDING SETTLEMENTS AND UK HANDSET FINANCING) OF 1 – 5%; FCF PRE-SPECTRUM OF AT LEAST EUR 5.2 BLN (INCLUDING EUR 0; 15/05/2018 – Vodafone chief bows out after `remarkable transformation’; 09/05/2018 – VODAFONE GROUP PLC VOD.L – TO ACQUIRE LIBERTY GLOBAL’S OPERATIONS IN GERMANY, CZECH REPUBLIC, HUNGARY AND ROMANIA; 15/05/2018 – Vodafone CEO’s Departure Overshadows Earnings, Revenue Beat — Earnings Review; 25/04/2018 – VODAFONE – ALL PROCEEDS FROM SALE OF 11.15% STAKE WILL BE FOR BENEFIT OF ENTITY RESULTING FROM MERGER OF VODAFONE INDIA AND IDEA GROUP; 09/05/2018 – Vodafone Tailors Liberty M&A Debt for Investment-Grade Ratings; 03/05/2018 – German glass fibre operators lobby against Vodafone-Liberty deal; 15/05/2018 – Vodafone chief bows out after ‘remarkable transformation’; 04/05/2018 – Liberty Global offers EU concessions over Ziggo takeover

Since November 9, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 6 selling transactions for $11.73 million activity. $44,796 worth of UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) shares were sold by Shine Kenneth Irwin. BURKE RICHARD T sold 6,090 shares worth $1.72M. BALLARD WILLIAM C JR sold $1.33 million worth of UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) on Tuesday, January 22.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.1 in Q4 2018. Its down 0.02, from 1.12 in 2018Q3. It turned negative, as 60 investors sold UNH shares while 511 reduced holdings. 138 funds opened positions while 491 raised stakes. 844.66 million shares or 7.32% more from 787.07 million shares in 2018Q3 were reported. Northcoast Asset Limited has invested 0.86% in UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH). Budros Ruhlin & Roe has invested 0.13% of its portfolio in UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH). Susquehanna Gp Llp has 1,200 shares. Wealthtrust invested 0.06% of its portfolio in UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH). Badgley Phelps And Bell Incorporated accumulated 59,991 shares. Chemical Financial Bank has invested 0.52% of its portfolio in UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH). The Texas-based Fincl Management Professionals Incorporated has invested 0.06% in UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH). Linscomb Williams owns 1,043 shares. Paradigm Advsr Ltd Liability Com reported 2,471 shares. Welch And Forbes Limited Co accumulated 3,004 shares. 69.83M are owned by Blackrock Inc. Stonebridge Inc stated it has 1,100 shares. Nuwave Invest Mngmt Ltd Liability Corporation invested in 160 shares. Balasa Dinverno And Foltz Ltd Llc holds 0.28% or 9,083 shares in its portfolio. Private Ocean has invested 0.01% in UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH).

More notable recent UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Buy UnitedHealth Group After The Dip – Seeking Alpha” on November 14, 2018, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “UnitedHealth reports tomorrow; shares up 1% – Seeking Alpha” published on January 14, 2019, 247Wallst.com published: “Johnson & Johnson and Other Health Care Stocks With Recent Death Crosses – 24/7 Wall St.” on February 22, 2019. More interesting news about UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Oakmark Fund: Fourth Quarter 2018 – Seeking Alpha” published on January 13, 2019 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Financial Exchange Stock Talk: Ranjit Thomas On UnitedHealth – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: March 06, 2019.

Alpine Investment Management Llc, which manages about $980.30M and $1.96B US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Goldman Sachs Etf Tr by 1.37M shares to 7.52 million shares, valued at $752.18 million in 2018Q4, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Jpmorgan Chase & Co (NYSE:JPM) by 274,220 shares in the quarter, for a total of 905,788 shares, and has risen its stake in Centurylink Inc (NYSE:CTL).

More notable recent Vodafone Group Plc (NASDAQ:VOD) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Vodafone: This Selloff Is Overdone – Seeking Alpha” on September 04, 2018, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “Exane trims Vodafone to Neutral – Seeking Alpha” published on March 08, 2019, Seekingalpha.com published: “Vodafone: Thoughts On A Possible Dividend Cut – Seeking Alpha” on November 12, 2018. More interesting news about Vodafone Group Plc (NASDAQ:VOD) were released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: “Pre-Market Most Active for Mar 5, 2019 : ACB, TGT, QQQ, SQQQ, SAN, NIO, VOD, JMU, VEON, ADMS, HUYA, CRM – Nasdaq” published on March 05, 2019 as well as Nasdaq.com‘s news article titled: “How The Parts Add Up: ADRU Targets $23 – Nasdaq” with publication date: February 25, 2019.

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