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Hospital stocks jump after health care ruling
The Mercury News

Hospital stocks rose sharply Thursday after the Supreme Court guaranteed them millions more paying customers by upholding the core of President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul. Some insurance company stocks fell in choppy trading as investors fretted about the costs of rules included in the law. “For the hospitals, it means that they get payment and they get more potential customers,” said JJ Kinahan, chief derivatives strategist for TD Ameritrade.

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