As health carriers blame losses on Obamacare, their stocks gains continue to be ‘yuge,’ thanks to one great customer: Uncle Sam

By Wendell Potter for healthinsurance.org, March 1, 2016

“The first seven years of the Obama administration have been “yuge” for the health insurance industry, to use one of The Donald’s favorite words.

“To be more precise, it has been yuge — almost unbelievably yuge, in fact — for the well-heeled folks who own stock in the for-profit companies that dominate the industry, including Cigna and Humana, the two insurers I used to work for.