UnitedHealth Group, Anthem and Humana are among the big winners of a key Republican-led health-care bill, Ana Gupte tells CNBC.
NEW YORK— Stocks gave up an early rally and are falling in late trading after Republican leadership delayed a vote on their health care bill amid mounting doubts the legislation has enough votes to pass. Investors are worried that that means trouble for the business-friendly agenda of Congressional Republicans and President Donald Trump.
Ana Gupte, Leerink Partners provides her thoughts on how the Republican health care bill will likely impact the health care sector, and provides her top three stock picks.
CBO releases the score for GOP's health care bill. Dr. Ken Davis, Mt. Sinai CEO, weighs in on what the GOP's health care bill means for hospitals. With Rich Meade, Prime Policy Group.
Gary Taylor, J.P. Morgan, discusses how replacement of the Affordable Care Act will likely impact health care facilities and managed care companies.
Rich Ross, Evercore ISI, goes to the charts discuss health care stocks to buy despite what happens with Obamacare.
CNBC's Bill Griffeth and Morgan Brennan look at the day's market action including pressure in the healthcare sector following the GOP's new healthcare plan.
Ana Gupte, Leerink Partners, discusses what repealing Obamacare could mean for insurers and health care stocks.
The president said 2017 will be a "catastrophic year for Obamacare for patients," citing rising premiums as a factor, NBC News reports.
Shares of Aetna trimmed losses Friday, pending news that the company was raising its divided and authorizing a share repurchase.
UnitedHealth denies allegations it gamed the nation's Medicare system for hundreds of millions of dollars.
This hour CNBC is following a bombing in Baghdad, an insurance announcement by Paul Ryan and the confirmation of Mick Mulvaney in the White House.
House Speaker Paul Ryan said they plan to introduce legislation as early as next Tuesday.
Obamacare repeal and failed insurance mergers have been dominating health-care headlines, but some surprise stock winners may emerge.
This is occurring even as the Trump administration issues new rules to try to stabilize the Obamacare exchanges.
Open enrollment would run from November through Dec. 15, and states would have control over the size of an insurance plan's network.
In the wake of Humana's comment, President Donald Trump tweeted that the insurer's decision was another example of Obamacare's failure.
Last week, a federal judge blocked the deal, saying it would lead to higher prices and reduced competition.
Humana releases its guidance after calling off its merger with Aetna. Also, Cigna sues Anthem, seeking reverse termination fee. CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports.
Health insurer Aetna and rival Humana say they have mutually ended their $34 billion merger agreement.