Health care stocks surge again as Senate unveils Obamacare replacement

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Stocks (^DJI^GSPC^IXIC) are slightly up at the midday mark, with the health care (XLV) sector leading the way up for the third day in a row, while financials (XLF) and consumer stapes (XLP) are still in the red. Alan Valdes, director of floor operations at Silverbear, joins us live from the New York Stock Exchange. To discuss the other big stories of the day, Alexis Christoforous is joined by Yahoo Finance’s Nicole Sinclair, Seana Smith, and Jeanie Ahn.

Today’s Midday Movers topics:

  • Qatar Airways wants 10% stake in American Airlines
  • Health care leading US stocks after Senate bill
  • Investors scooping up government bonds
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  • Census Bureau: every ethnic group grew, whites slowest
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