3 Can't-Miss Quotes From UnitedHealth Group's CEO

UnitedHealth Group's (UNH) second quarter earnings conference call offers three gems that could have implications for other insurers like WellPoint (WLP).

Todd Campbell
Todd Campbell
Jul 23, 2014 at 5:03PM
Health Care

UnitedHealth Group (NYSE:UNH) is the nation's largest insurer and the company just put up solid second-quarter results that may suggest good news is coming from competitors, including WellPoint (NYSE: WLP).

The second quarter was particularly important to the industry given it marked the first full quarter following the close of Obamacare's first open enrollment period. 

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In the following slideshow, I highlight three important quotes from UnitedHealth's CEO that offer insight into the affects of health care exchanges and Medicaid expansion.