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Insurer stocks poised for a strong 2015 despite potential bumps
Modern Healthcare

Stocks at publicly traded health insurers, which skyrocketed in 2014, should remain strong market performers this year, despite the overall market’s early setbacks this week, analysts predict.

Insurers with large volumes of government business should lead the pack, analysts add.

“The ACA did not present as many problems for the industry as some investors had assumed,” explained Steve Halper, a managed-care analyst at FBR Capital Markets & Co.