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22. UnitedHealth Group
UnitedHealth Group
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Rank: 22 (Previous rank: 21)
CEO: Stephen J. Hemsley
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UnitedHealth Group serves more than 75 million people through its extensive repertoire of assorted health care offerings. Last year it added a few million more clients to its mix, a surprising feat given the sad state of the nation's unemployment rate.

Overall, four of the company's six main operating units registered sales gains of more than 10%. Notable star: Igenix, UnitedHealth's data management and information technology unit, whose revenues increased more than 25%. All the more reason UnitedHealth stock is up 53% over the past year. --P.N.

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Key financials $ millions % change
from 2009
Revenues 94,155.0 8.1
Profits 4,634.0 21.2
Assets 63,063.0
Stockholders' equity 25,825.0
Market value (3/25/2011) 47,849.2
Profits as % of  
Revenues 4.9
Assets 7.3
Stockholders' equity 17.9
Earnings per share  
2010 $ 4.10
% change from 2009 26.5
2000-2010 annual growth rate % 22.3
Total return to investors %
2010 19.9
2000-2010 annual rate 9.1
Rank Company 500
($ millions)
1 UnitedHealth Group 22 94,155.0
2 WellPoint 42 58,801.8
3 Aetna 77 34,246.0
4 Humana 79 33,868.2
5 Cigna 122 21,253.0
6 Health Net 179 13,619.9
7 Coventry Health Care 212 11,587.9
8 Amerigroup 396 5,806.3
9 Universal American 401 5,687.2
10 WellCare Health Plans 420 5,440.2
11 Centene 493 4,470.1
Issue date: May 23, 2011
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