- UnitedHealth (UNH) up 1.4%.
- Aetna (AET) up 1.4%.
- Humana (HUM) up 2.2%.
- Cigna (CI) up 2.2%.
- Universal American (UAM) up 2.2%.
- WellPoint (WLP) up 3.0%.
U.S. stocks are beating expectations in a big way this earnings season. These 5 stocks are likely to benefit from the bullish sentiment.
UnitedHealth (UNH) had a 'solid beat and raise' for the third quarter, according to Leerink.
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