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Aetna, UnitedHealth, Cigna and Humana Shares Surge on the Senate's Revised Health Bill

The Senate just unveiled more details about its health care reform bill.
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Shares of insurance companies like Aetna (AET) , UnitedHealth (UNH) - Get UnitedHealth Group Incorporated Report , Cigna (CIG) - Get Companhia Energetica de Minas Gerais SA Sponsored ADR Pfd Report and Humana (HUM) - Get Humana Inc. (HUM) Report rose slightly following the Senate's unveiling of health care reform.

Joel White, president of the Council for Affordable Health Care, said it's too early to tell if the bill will pass, but that the bill can lose two Republican Senators and still pass, assuming no Democrats support the bill. 

"We don't have an official score on the bill yet," White said, referring to the Congressional Budget Office rating, which estimated that 23 million people would lose coverage under the House version of health care reform, passed in May. 

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