The Supreme Court ruled 6-3 that the subsidies are legal on the federal exchange, upholding a major tenet of Obamacare. (AP Photo)

The Supreme Court’s ruling upholding Obamacare’s subsidies has positive credit implications for carriers, Moody’s said Thursday.

That’s because it “removes uncertainty regarding individual policies sold in 2015 and serves to stabilize the individual health insurance market for future years,” the credit rating agency said.

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