Managed care provider Centene (CNC +8.1%) trades higher after posting better-than-expected Q2...

|About: Centene Corporation (CNC)|By:, SA News Editor

Managed care provider Centene (CNC +8.1%) trades higher after posting better-than-expected Q2 earnings helped by lower medical costs. Bottom-line performance has been boosting the insurer's results for more than a year, as its customers continue to log fewer visits to the doctor.