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Sept. 21, 2020, 4:25 p.m. EDT

UnitedHealth Group Inc. stock falls Monday, underperforms market

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Shares of UnitedHealth Group Inc. UNH shed 2.87% to $299.19 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around dismal trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX falling 1.16% to 3,281.06 and Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA falling 1.84% to 27,147.70. UnitedHealth Group Inc. closed $25.38 below its 52-week high ($324.57), which the company achieved on August 11th.

The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as Anthem Inc. ANTM fell 2.45% to $257.71, Humana Inc. HUM fell 2.02% to $394.51, and Centene Corp. CNC fell 8.41% to $55.99. Trading volume (4.0 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 2.8 M.

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