Health Care Stocks: Not For The Faint Of Heart

President Clinton's long-anticipated health-care reform package will be officially unveiled on Sept. 22, but health-care reform--and the accompanying volatility in medical and related stock prices--have been with us for a while. Analysts figure the proposed plan will just reinforce trends toward consolidation and cost containment that are already well under way, but they expect stocks to continue on a roller-coaster ride while a bill is hammered into law.

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