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Strong Growth Prospects Make Universal American A Safe Bet

Universal American Corp. (NYSE:UAM), the New York based life and health insurance company, appears to be well positioned to further its growth - especially in the area of managed care products, thanks in large part to the growing Medicare population in the U.S.

In the overall health insurance industry, Universal American may be considered on the smaller side - especially in comparison to competitors such as UnitedHealth Group (NYSE:UNH). The company reports a market cap of just above $780 million and an enterprise value of nearly $900 million as of mid-2013.

The company's Senior Managed Care Medicare Advantage component provides health insurance plans that coordinate with Medicare, such as HMOs (Health Maintenance Organizations) and PPOs (Preferred...

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