Weiss Ratings Upgrades 45 Health Insurer Ratings; Downgrades 35

JUPITER, Florida (July 30, 2012) — Weiss Ratings upgraded the financial strength ratings of 45 health insurers and downgraded 35 based on its analysis of first quarter 2012 results. Weiss, the nation’s leading independent provider of bank, credit union and insurance company ratings, analyzed 1,866 insurers providing health coverage.

Weiss Ratings Scale: A=Excellent, B=Good, C=Fair, D=Weak, E=Very Weak
Plus sign = top of grade range; minus sign = bottom of grade range

For a complete list of Weiss Ratings’ strongest and weakest health insurers, visit www.weissratings.com/healthlists.


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