Are Insurers Exaggerating Medicare Advantage Cuts?


In this video, health care analyst David Williamson discusses recent JPMorgan upgrades for managed care company Humana and fellow Medicare Advantage insurer UnitedHealth. 2013 looks to be a pretty banner year for insurers, but the 2014 rollout of Obamacare hangs over them like a dark cloud. Find out why JPMorgan thinks that despite pessimism these companies are poised to do much better than the market expects.

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