• Obamacare: Three Firms That Will Do Well From the Affordable Care Act

    By Nate Wooley - January 24, 2013 | Tickers: HCA, MD, THC | Editor's Choice

    The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare, is beginning to be felt in the healthcare community. Health providers and insurance companies are starting to deal with the changes in our health system. How can you take advantage of it?

    I'm not here to judge Obamacare. That's not my role. My job is to look into the future and provide some advice about how to invest your more »

  • Warren Buffett Buys More of This Healthcare Stock

    By Meena Krishnamsetty - October 23, 2012 | Tickers: ACHC, DVA, HGR, HLS, MD

    Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway has continued buying shares of DaVita (NYSE: DVA) in the month of October, including a purchase of over 60,000 shares on October 16. Berkshire had initiated its position in the company in the fourth quarter of 2011, with 2.7 million shares in its portfolio at the end of the year, and then increased its stake further in the first half of the year more »

  • 2 Medical Stocks to Buy, 3 to Avoid in 2012

    By Michael French - January 18, 2012 | Tickers: AMGN, CRVL, MHS.DL, MD, ONXX

    As we get closer to the health care reform legislation becoming effective, many people are looking for prospective healthcare plays.  Many health care companies have seen a pretty marked increase in volume and volatility as of late as news sheds light as to how particular provisions of the new law will affect various healthcare subsectors.  In this article, I analyze key companies that a may see an outsized impact due more »