Stocks are slightly higher after both the Dow and S&P 500 cleared record round-number hurdles at the close of last week.
When physicians are aware of laboratory pricing, they order fewer diagnostic tests and seek less expensive alternatives, says a new study.
Here are a few companies that may look attractive to investors right now.
By getting its brokers to renew clients by year-end 2013, the insurer can put off the new mandates until nearly 2015.
McDonalds initiated with an 'overweight,' and Facebook upgraded to 'buy.'
With Obamacare set to take effect, lawmakers are mulling a measure that would make health insurers foot the bill.
Even as medical insurers react positively to news, other economically sensitive sectors are under attack.
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All hail the bull market, which ended the week with a big rally. But it also is starting to look a little like 1987, which suffered an epic blow-out.
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