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    Take a look at some of Thursday's morning movers.

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    The Morgan Stanley Healthcare Payors Index is having its worst day in eight months on news  Ohio will not renew contracts to four current Medicaid providers.

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    Take a look at some of Friday’s morning movers:

  • Stocks finished mixed Thursday, recovering from a 1 percent decline across the board earlier in the session, but gains were limited as investors remained on edge amid ongoing weakness overseas.

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    HMO stocks are strong today after three days of hearings on the constitutionality of President Obama's healthcare plan in the Supreme Court.

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  • The Brookings Institution recently issued a report the compared per-capita gross domestic product and changes in employment data from 2010 to 2011 in 200 of the world’s largest metropolitan areas. The report found that these areas produced 48 percent of global output despite accounting for only 14 percent of the world’s population and employment.In other findings: Ninety percent of the fastest-growing economies were outside North America and western Europe; U.S. metropolitan areas outperformed t

    The Brookings Institution analyzed the financial data of the world’s largest metropolitan areas and uncovered some interesting findings. Check out which cities were the most productive.

  • Stocks kicked off the first trading day of February with a bang, extending their robust rally from the previous month, boosted by some positive global economic news in addition to a report that Greece and its private creditors may soon agree upon a deal.

  • US stock index futures indicated a sharply higher open for Wall Street, with spirits lifted by a possible announcement of an IPO by Facebook and ahead of various data on unemployment.

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    Take a look at some of Wednesday morning's early movers:

  • Expecting Aetna and UnitedHealth to beat Wall Street estimates as health insurers kick off fourth-quarter earnings, senior analyst Peter Costa of Wells Fargo says these companies will continue their winning streak in 2012, due to rising costs, lower unemployment and even health-care reform.

  • If investors want to return value to shareholders, Cramer said, they should increase their dividends.

  • In this current "muddle-through world," the best stocks to own are those that have the free cash flow to increase their dividends, BlackRock's Bob Doll told CNBC Monday.

  • Consensus among investors says that European gridlock caused a flat performance in U.S. stocks this year. Late next year, however, things will turn around with or without a clear sign of economic upturn in Europe, says Joseph Duran, CEO of wealth-management firm United Capital.

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  • Wall Street made a solid bid Thursday to end a three-day losing streak as worries over Europe took a sabbatical and were replaced with hopes of a U.S. economic recovery.

  • Wall Street made a solid bid Thursday to end a three-day losing streak as worries over Europe took a sabbatical and were replaced with hopes of a U.S. economic recovery.

  • Aetna, with a 36 percent increase in its share price year to date, almost seems like a sure thing in the No. 20 spot in the 2011 top S&P stocks countdown.

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    Aetna is now the top twentieth performing stock in the S&P, with the Fast Money traders.

  • Bob Doll, BlackRock's chief equities strategist, likes health-care and technology stocks because the S&P 500 is trading in the middle of his forecasted range.