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Investors upbeat about health care bill
USA Today

Costly health care reform was supposed to kill the Wall Street bull market. But there were more winners than losers on the first trading day after the House passed the landmark bill. The initial takeaway from investors is that President Obama’s 10-year, $940 billion plan will not act as a profit-killing drug for the hospitals, insurers, pharmaceutical companies and medical device makers affected by the changes.