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Why This Biotech ETF Could Lead To Big Gains

June 20th, 2013

biotechnologyDiane Alter: Some of the most lucrative opportunities you can find now are in the biotechnology industry – which is why we’ve been working to uncover the best ways for how to invest in this sector. Read more…

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5 ETFs To Tap The Biotechnology Sector

May 28th, 2013

biotechnologyWith ever-increasing health care spending and insatiable demand for new drugs, the biotechnology sector looks poised for good growth going forward. Furthermore, the U.S. biotech sector represents an attractive investment opportunity thanks Read more…

NASDAQ:IBB, NYSE:BBH, NYSE:FBT, NYSE:PBE, NYSE:XBI

Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD) Puts Biotech ETFs In Focus (XBI, IBB, BBH, FBT, PBE)

March 17th, 2013

biotechnologyEric Dutram: California-based Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) was in focus last week as it saw some encouraging clinical trial data on its HIV pill—TAF. This report pushed up GILD by about 4.5% last Read more…

NASDAQ:IBB, NYSE:BBH, NYSE:PBE, NYSE:XBI

5 Best and 5 Worst ETF Performers Over The Last Year (ITB, XHB, BBH, XBI, CVOL, VXX, KWT, JO, GAZ)

December 3rd, 2012

Michael Johnston: This past year has been marked by uncertainty (though nothing compared to recent years), prompting investors to return in droves from safe haven accounts to the U.S. stock market. Investors have their eyes fixed on major indexes and other indicators Read more…

NYSE:CVOL, NYSE:GAZ, NYSE:ITB, NYSE:KWT, NYSE:VXX, NYSE:XHB

Biotech ETFs: A Fiscal Cliff Safe Haven? (IBB, XBI, FBT, BBH, SQNM, GILD, MYGN, BMRN, AMGN)

November 16th, 2012

Eric Dutram: With the election over, many investors assumed that one of the key risk events for U.S. markets was past us. However, this certainly hasn’t been the case, as the election worries were just replaced and expanded upon by fiscal cliff terror. Read more…

NASDAQ:IBB, NYSE:BBH, NYSE:FBT, NYSE:XBI

ETFs Still On Our Radar Screen For A Potential Buy Entry (IBB, DGP, EWH, JJG, RJA)

September 13th, 2012

As we have seen numerous times over the past several days, the broad marekt bobbed and weaved in an indecisive fashion throughout the day, showing a lack of committment among market players. Stocks oscillated in a sideways range throughout most of the day, Read more…

NASDAQ:IBB, NYSE:DGP, NYSE:EWH, NYSE:JJG, NYSE:RJA

A Technical Look At These ETF Trades (JJG, UWM, DGP, IBB)

September 12th, 2012

Yesterday, our position in iPath DJ Grains (NYSEARCA:JJG) hit its protective stop, just below the August 28 “swing low,” knocking us out of the trade with a small loss. We initially entered the trade because we liked the bullish “pennant” formation that was forming at multi-year highs. Read more…

NYSE:DGP, NYSE:JJG, NYSE:UWM

Scanning The Market For A New Low-Risk ETF Swing Trade (EWH, DGP, IBB)

September 11th, 2012

After an impressive rally in the latter half of last week, stocks pulled back a bit yesterday, but did so on lighter volume. The Dow Jones Industrial Average ($DJIA) eased 0.4%, the S&P 500 Index slipped 0.6%, and the Nasdaq Composite lost 1.0%. The small-cap Russell 2000 Index Read more…

NASDAQ:IBB, NYSE:DGP, NYSE:EWH

ETF Trade: These ETFs Hit Our Sell Targets (IBB, DGP)

September 10th, 2012

Stocks followed up the previous day’s big breakout with a tight-ranged day of consolidation last Friday. The S&P 500 ($SPX) gained 0.4%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average ($DJIA) edged 0.1% higher, and the Nasdaq Composite was unchanged. Both the small-cap Russell Read more…

NASDAQ:IBB, NYSE:DGP

A Technical Look At These ETFs (IBB, XLV)

August 24th, 2012

Failing to follow through on the previous afternoon’s bullish reversal, stocks sold off across the board yesterday. However, slightly lighter volume eased the sting. The Nasdaq Composite ($COMPQ) lost 0.7%, the S&P 500 ($SPX) fell 0.8%, and the Dow Jones Industrial Average Read more…

NASDAQ:IBB, NYSE:XLV

Look For A Possible Long Entry In This iShares Nasdaq Biotechnology ETF (IBB)

July 13th, 2012

Stocks recovered dramatically from session lows yesterday, on higher volume. All five major indices closed lower on the session but well off their worst levels of the day. The S&P 500 contained losses to 0.5% after being as much as 1.2% down on the day. Read more…

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Obamacare: Supreme Court Decision Will Drive Health Care ETFs (IHF, XHS, XPH, XBI, FBT, XHE, IHI, IBB)

June 28th, 2012

Ron Rowland: In a few short hours we should have some big news: A Supreme Court decision on the constitutionality of health care reform. Investors have a lot at stake. Whatever the court decides will be good for some Health Care stocks Read more…

NYSE:IHF, NYSE:IHI, NYSE:XBI, NYSE:XHE, NYSE:XHS, NYSE:XPH

ETF Trade: Look For A Buying Opportunity In These ETFs (DUST, IBB)

June 27th, 2012

Stocks finished modestly higher on Tuesday, on mixed trade. All of the major exchanges ended the day higher, with the Nasdaq and S&P MidCap 400 leading the advance. Both indices closed up by 0.6%. The S&P 500 added 0.5%, while the small-cap Russell 2000 Read more…

NASDAQ:IBB, NYSE:DUST

Look For New Opportunities In These ETFs (XLP, IBB)

June 11th, 2012

Stocks posted solid gains on Friday but trade was light. All of the major indices closed in the black. The small-cap Russell 2000 demonstrated the most strength as it climbed 1.2% on the day. The Nasdaq posted a 1.0% gain, while the S&P MidCap 400 tacked on 0.9%. Read more…

NASDAQ:IBB, NYSE:XLP

ETFs: How To Ride The Surge In Biotech M&A (XBI, IBB, PBE, PFE, CELG, AMGN, HGSI, BMRN, SGEN, BIIB)

May 22nd, 2012

Don Miller: Innovations in biotechnology are evolving at the speed of light. In fact, astonishing advancements in biotech have transformed the way we practice medicine. Leading-edge biotech products and breakthroughs are literally saving thousands of lives every day. Read more…

NASDAQ:IBB, NYSE:PBE, NYSE:XBI




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