The Affordable Care Act, often referred to as Obamacare, has created and will continue to create both winners and losers in the market. In this video, The Motley Fool's Erin Miller talks with Fool contributor Keith Speights about which technology stocks are positioned to win as a result of the legislation.
Keith explains how one part of Obamacare -- the HITECH Act -- benefits health-care technology companies athenahealth (NASDAQ: ATHN) and Cerner (NASDAQ: CERN). Another important component of the legislation relates to Accountable Care Organizations, or ACOs. Keith sees McKesson (NYSE:MCK) as a likely winner from the emergence of ACOs. (NASDAQ:MDAS)
Watch this video conversation between Erin and Keith to find out why these stocks are poised to gain from the implementation of Obamacare and what potential drawbacks could get in the way of their success.
Erin Miller and Fool contributor Keith Speights have no position in any stocks mentioned. The Motley Fool recommends Athenahealth and McKesson. Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days. We Fools may not all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.