Shares of J.P. Morgan & Co. rose on news that its venture capital division intends to sell 6 million of its 21.1 million shares of Columbia/HCA Healthcare Corp.

Columbia/HCA said J.P. Morgan Capital Corp. had asked the Louisville health care company to register the shares, currently worth about $219 million, for a secondary public offering.

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