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Investors eye healthcare companies

Investors are paying close attention to healthcare companies today following Sunday’s historic vote on the reform bill.

Barron’s Stocks to Watch blog notes that most health insurers are up in morning trading and offers a roundup of analysts comments about what it all means.

Among East Tennessee companies, shares of Knoxville-based phyisican-staffing company Team Health Holdings Inc., and Chattanooga-based insurance carrier Unum Group were both down slightly in late-morning trading.