Health Insurers Turn Cautious

July 2008
Best's Review;Jul2008, Vol. 109 Issue 3, p12
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the health insurers in the U.S. The GAAP results in 2007 were seen to be good in which several health firms found a larger revenue percentage from the undertakings and programs of the government. However, some companies and health firms have already reduced the earnings guidance in 2008 as a result of lower interest rate and high claims experience in the health sector. A graph on the 2007 medical loss ratio of several leading companies and health firms is also illustrated.


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