Healthcare Stocks Climb Ahead Of Obamacare Vote

Some of this morning’s biggest gainers on the S&P 500 include health care plan providers, who ultimately stand to profit from mandatory insurance requirements in the healthcare reform measure.

Take a look at these gains:

  • Unitedhealth Group Inc (UNH): $34.39 / +2.38%
  • CIGNA Corp (CI): $36.58 / +2.06%
  • Aetna Inc (AET): $33.85 / +1.84%
  • Coventry Health Care Inc (CVH): $26.26 / +1.82%
  • Tenet Healthcare Corp (THC): $5.75 / +1.59%
  • WellPoint Inc (WLP): $64.83 / +1.58%

Below, a chart of YTD performance of the above stocks.

Healthcare Stocks Mar19

Photo: Google Finance

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