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Hospital Stocks Soar, Health Insurance Company Stocks Drop due to Healthcare Reform Ruling

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled today on health care reform. Republican Chief Justice John Roberts upheld the law. Once the ruling was made official, hospital stocks soared and insurer stocks dropped dramatically. Below is results of key stocks provided to us courtesy of CNBC.

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Hospitals
Hospital Corporation of America: UP 10.75%
Tenet :  Up 5.42%
Community Health Systems:  UP 8.04%
Health Management Associates:  UP 8.87%

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Health Insurance Company:
Aetna: DOWN  2.71%
Cigna: DOWN  2.69%

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Keywords: health care, health care reform, affordable care act, hospital, health insurance

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