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Biotech As The Sector Turns From Lagging To Leading

July 12th, 2016

biotechTaki Tsaklanos:  Just a month ago, we wrote how the health sector is looking very attractive but the chart setup in the biotech sector was even better (read: Health Sector Doing Great, But Biotechnology In A Spectacular Position). Read more…

NASDAQ:IBB, NYSE:XLV

Horizon Pharma PLC, Advaxis, Inc., Theratechnologies Inc.: Health Stocks To Watch Now

May 26th, 2016

healthcare1Taki Tsaklanos:  It has been a long time ago, but all our articles this week are centered around breakouts taking place in stock markets and market segments. Read more…

NYSE:XLV

Gilead Sciences, Inc., Bristol-Myers Squibb Co: Healthcare Stocks In The Process Of Breaking Out

May 5th, 2016

healthcare3Taki Tsaklanos:  Healthcare stocks have been slaughtered since last summer, but it seems the tide is turning now. Read more…

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The Great China Biotech Quest

April 5th, 2016

biotechTony Daltorio:  The Chinese economic “miracle” is far from dead, as some are proclaiming. Read more…

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Is The Allergan plc Ordinary Shares-Pfizer Inc. Deal Over?

April 5th, 2016

backroomdeals600X300Tyler Durden:  Yesterday’s stunning announcement by the US Treasury, which released a report titled  “Treasury Announces Additional Action to Curb Inversions, Address Earnings Stripping“, and which was clearly aimed at ending not only all tax inversions, Read more…

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Are Health Insurance Stocks Worth A Look?

December 2nd, 2015

healthcare1Lawrence Meyers:   One of the schools of thought after Obamacare was passed was that health insurance stocks would enjoy big windfalls. The theory was that since everyone had to be insured, obviously the insurers would pick up a lot of business. Read more…

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7 Biotech ETFs Getting Crushed By Valeant Stock

October 28th, 2015

biotechDiane Alter: Biotech ETFs have been the focus of many investors this week after Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl. Inc. (NYSE:VRX) shares dropped more than 46% last week. Read more…

NYSE:GURU, NYSE:PPH, NYSE:VEU

Health Care Loses Its Immunity

October 9th, 2015

healthcare-etfsJon Markman:  Here are some notes on recent market activity. Read more…

NASDAQ:IBB

A Massive Trend Of Pharmaceutical Mergers

August 13th, 2015

biotechKyle Anderson: Another possible deal between two of the world’s top pharmaceutical companies was announced this week when Shire Plc. (NASDAQ:SHPG) made an unsolicited offer of $30.6 billion for Baxalta Inc. (NYSE:BXLT). Read more…

NYSE:XPH

Anthem Inc, UnitedHealth Group Inc., iShares Dow Jones US Health Care(ETF): Healthcare Stocks To Watch

May 20th, 2015

buyers and sellersKeith Fitz-Gerald: Few investors realize it, but we are on the precipice of an Obamacare ”nightmare” event. Read more…

NYSE:IHF

Is Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK) Stock Ready To Resume Uptrend?

March 20th, 2015

stock price surgeRick Pendergraft:  Merck & Co. (NYSE:MRK) appeared on my daily bullish scan Friday night. This was likely due to the bullish crossover of the daily slow stochastic readings. Read more…

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GlaxoSmithKline plc (ADR), Merck & Co., Inc., Pfizer Inc., Sanofi SA (ADR): Are Big Pharma Stocks In Trouble?

March 16th, 2015

pills healthcareJay Taylor: I recently shared with you a story about a billionaire hedge fund manager who has declared war against the pharmaceutical industry and the patents it uses to protect big corporate profits. Read more…

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Earnings Growth Expected In Healthcare Sector

January 9th, 2015

healthcare1George Leong:  It’s that time again; another quarter has come to an end. The fourth-quarter earnings season numbers will officially start flooding in for the S&P 500 on Monday, with Alcoa Inc. (NYSE/AA) the first to report. Read more…

NASDAQ:PSCH, NYSE:XHE

Celgene Corporation, Amgen, Inc., Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc.: Best Stocks To Play At This Time?

December 2nd, 2014

biotechMitchell Clark: One of the hottest areas of the stock market over the last few years has been one of its most speculative. Biotechnology stocks, as evidenced by the NASDAQ Biotechnology Index, have been on a tear for the last three years. Read more…

NASDAQ:BIB, NASDAQ:IBB

ETFs To Watch On Solid Pharma Earnings

October 31st, 2014

healthcare3The healthcare space has emerged relatively unscathed from the biotech meltdown seen early in the year and is clearly outperforming the broad market. This is primarily thanks to strong performances by both biotech and pharma companies Read more…

NYSE:IHE, NYSE:PJP, NYSE:PPH




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