Competitors UnitedHealth and Humana are more exposed to the Medicare Advantage healthcare program, and while there is great bipartisan support for the program, there is "a greater risk of a shift to less favorable regulation" even if Donald Trump is not re-elected to a second term.
Lower profit margins and slower enrollment under a different administration
Cigna closed the day up nearly 2% while Humana dropped more than half a point. United Health gained 1.4% on the day.
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