If the government takes over health care, it could hurt health management businesses. This is very unlikely, but it will weigh on the stock price until the debate is finished. On the other hand, the government could introduce national health care incentives that work with public companies, which would benefit health management companies. … "Nationalized Health Care" has a significant impact, so an analyst should put more weight into it. This statements will have a short-term negative impact on this entity, which subtracts from its value. This qualitative factor will lead to an increase in costs. "Nationalized Health Care" is an easy qualitative factor to overcome, so the investment will not have to spend much time trying to overcome this issue.