Healthcare Among the Early Leaders as 'Obamacare' Starts to Become a Reality

NEW YORK — Health care stocks have started off the year on a tear.

The industry group that includes health care providers, drugmakers and biotechnology companies has advanced 7.3 percent this year, making it the second-best in the Standard and Poor’s 500 index, trailing only energy companies. Even drugmakers, traditionally considered a safe-haven play, are outperforming the market.

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Source: The Washington Post