New York Stock Exchange Will Remain A Michael Moore Free ZoneUpdated: Or Maybe Not!

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The New York Stock Exchange has banned Michael Moore, saying he is not welcome in the exchange building on Wall Street, CNBC is reporting. The controversial film-maker was scheduled to be interviewed by CNBC’s Maria Bartiromo at 3 PM today.
Moore’s latest film “Sicko” is critical of the health care system in the United States, and he has been calling on investors, pension funds other institutional investors to divest from health insurance companies. Some publicly traded health insurance companies are listed on the New York Stock Exchange.
Last week a Lehman Brothers analyst wrote a client note describing the film as an attack on the U.S. health care system. "Michael Moore's latest documentary, 'Sicko,' to be released June 29, might trigger resentment against insurers," the note said. "The film directly aims at the U.S. health care system and the insurance industry and suggests a government-run system is the best alternative."
Update: We’re told that Moore may now be unbanned. Still no word on what powerful force inside the exchange is issuing and possibly retracting these orders.

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