UnitedHealth sets off waves

Benko, Laura B.
April 2006
Modern Healthcare;4/24/2006, Vol. 36 Issue 17, p12
Trade Publication
The article reports on the lower-than-expected growth projections and call to overhaul the corporate pay practices of UnitedHealth Group. Chairman and CEO William McGuire proposes to stop awarding new equity-based grants to most senior executives. A lawsuit was filed against the insurer for backdating stock option grants. Its shares had declined to about 19% since January 2006.


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