Government incentives for electronic health records are making Morgan Keegan's Jamie Stockton...

|By:, SA News Editor

Government incentives for electronic health records are making Morgan Keegan's Jamie Stockton bullish on healthcare IT. The sector's outperformed the broader market in the first half, and he expects that to continue - particularly for Allscripts Healthcare (MDRX) and MedAssets (MDAS) - with incentives providing "a strong tailwind through at least 2013."