What can go wrong with Express Scripts? In the following video, Jim Mueller outlines the two biggest risks: an insurance company switching to a competitor, and government regulations. Insurance companies are always looking for a better deal, so Express Scripts is always vulnerable to losing an account. And government regulations constantly increase and could limit revenues.

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