Shares of Medicare and diversified health management companies drift lower on the back of the...

|By:, SA News Editor

Shares of Medicare and diversified health management companies drift lower on the back of the Aetna/Coventry deal: Health Net (HNT -1%), Molina Healthcare (MOH -1.8%), Magellan Health Services (MGLN -1%). Centene (CNC -5.8%) is getting particularly hard hit, because the managed care company could lose premium as no clear buyers of this government payer exist.