Tag: Federal Reserve


Hospital stocks tumble on rare interest-rate hike

December 15, 2016

Via: Modern Healthcare

Hospital stocks tumbled a little harder than the equity markets Wednesday on the Federal Reserve’s expected decision to raise benchmark interest rates one-quarter of 1%. The drop was led by Universal Health Services, the nation’s largest provider of behavioral care. […]


Obamacare killing jobs in New York area, executives tell Federal Reserve survey

August 18, 2016


Obamacare is killing jobs in and around the Big Apple, executives say. About 20 percent of companies in the New York region say they are cutting their workforce in response to the Affordable Care Act, according to a new Federal […]