You don't have to see the financial statistics to know healthcare represents a huge part of the U. It's an enormous part of the global economy, too. And healthcare continues to be one of the fastest-growing sectors. Aging demographic trends across the world should fuel sustained growth for many healthcare companies for decades to come.
We're nearing the end of another decade. It has been a decade in which stocks have generally performed very well. Which sector is it? If you guessed healthcare, pat yourself on the back. Global populations are aging, too. Healthcare is huge.
During the month of October, Health IT continued its evolution into an amorphous market that is increasingly trending away from a specialized niche of healthcare and into a key component of larger sectors such as Enterprise Software, HR Administration, Insurance, Care Delivery, Suppliers, and BioPharma. Historically non-traditional investors are becoming the norm, and significant buyers during the month included the likes of Alphabet Google , Amazon, Express Scripts, Humana, UnitedHealthcare, Intermountain, Siemens, and Philips. The investment will give the company opening traction in the United States. On October 5th, the Alabama hospital group announced that they had made a payment to the hackers responsible for the attack to purchase a decryption key and expedite system recovery.
Health care , one of the largest and most complex sectors, is comprised of a broad range of companies that sell medical products and services. The group includes companies that sell drugs and treatments to consumers, hospitals and health care providers, as well as companies that sell services such as medical care, insurance, and related products. All figures are as of November 20,