After UnitedHealth warned it may exit Obamacare exchanges in 2017, its rivals Friday reaffirmed earnings forecasts.
Health insurers rallied Friday to ease investor and customer concerns about the Affordable Care Act's public insurance exchanges a day after the nation's biggest insurer questioned its future in that still-developing market. Blue Cross-Blue Shield insurer Anthem and Medicaid coverage provider Molina Healthcare both said they are making money off...
"Fast Money" traders discussed how to play Pfizer, Allergan and UnitedHealth after the companies made headlines Thursday.
NEW YORK, June 25- The U.S. hospital and health insurance industries breathed a collective sigh of relief on Thursday after the U.S. Supreme Court upheld subsidies for individuals under President Barack Obama's signature healthcare law. Health economists have estimated $15 billion to $22 billion in healthcare spending was at risk with the decision.
NEW YORK, June 12- Investors are betting that the healthcare sector's strong run will not be held back for long even if the U.S. Supreme Court rules against the Affordable Care Act. "Option activity over the last few weeks in hospital stocks suggests that the options market is betting on a post- Supreme Court decision rally," said Anshul Agarwal, equity derivative...
Very low jobless claims may be a sign that March's low employment report will be revised upward.
This year’s flu season is shaping up to be as bad as expected. That's good news for drug stores, but insurers and others could suffer.
The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day.
Thursday's market selloff was like Wall Street's Ebola outbreak. But the panic is likely to subside, says "Fast Money" trader Jon Najarian.
It's hard to find investors and analysts who aren't bullish on health care. But how does the prognosis look for the rest of the year?
Virginia and Washington state's Obamacare prices for 2015 don't look so scary on average, but a few other states could be in for some sticker shock.
WellPoint made a big bet on Obamacare and early enrollment numbers indicate it's paying off, according to executives from the nation's second-largest insurer.
Americans find out this weekend whether the Obama administration has met a self-imposed deadline to fix its healthcare website.
For the first time, White House officials identified a key flaw crippling Obamacare enrollment on the HealthCare.gov website.
Love it or hate it, Obamacare has the potential to boost health insurance stocks in a big way going forward. Molina and WellCare are two possible winners.
Companies with the lowest cost structures will likely do well, Josh Raskin says.
Molina Healthcare has been gearing up to sign up customers on health exchanges in nine states, but there are many reasons why this is a risky bet.
Insurance stocks have a had a solid run, but the delay of employer mandate in the health-care reform law shouldn't derail that for now.
With only five months to go before the start of enrollment for Obamacare, the President defended the Oct. 1 deadline and pointed to Washington state as a model for getting these systems up and running on time.
The French actor, accused by French government leaders of being "pathetic" and unpatriotic in trying to dodge taxes by buying a house over the border in Belgium, has hit back at politicians.