American insurance company UnitedHealth Group reported net profit in the III quarter of the current year to 2.56 billion, or $ 2.51 per share, versus 1.98 billion, or $ 2.03 for the same period last year.
Adjusted profit rose to $ 2.66.
Revenue increased to 50.32 billion from $ 46.29 billion in the same period a year earlier.
Analysts predicted profit of UnitedHealth at the level of $ 2.56 per share and revenues of $ 50.37 billion.
After the publication of quarterly reports in the course of trading shares of UnitedHealth rose by 5%.