Healthcare And Biotech ETFs Continue Recovery As Money Pours In

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Conventional wisdom had Hillary Clinton as “bad” for the Healthcare space, specifically the Biotechs, given her bold statements on the campaign trail in regards to reining in prescription drug costs across the segment if she were to take office.
NYSE:XLV January 11, 2017 12:10pm

Health Care Was The Only Major Sector With Negative Returns Last Year

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From David Fabian: When looking over the last decade of sector returns on a year-by-year basis, it’s rare to see health care fall to the bottom of the stack. Yet that unusual event is exactly what occurred in calendar year 2016.
NYSE:XLV January 5, 2017 7:18am

Health Care Presents Unique Buying Opportunity For 2017

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From Grant Bowers & Matthew J. Moberg: With the US stock market roaring ahead to close 2016 on a high note, the question for many investors is whether the momentum can be sustained.
NYSE:XLV December 29, 2016 11:30am

Traders Are Betting Heavily on More Healthcare Stock Declines

pills healthcareHealthcare stocks have not done well during the month of October, and we have seen some November 67 put buyers placing bearish bets on the Health Care SPDR ETF (NYSE:XLV).
NYSE:XLV October 27, 2016 1:59pm

Are Health Care ETFs a Buy Heading Into Earnings Season?

PillsZacks analyst Sweta Killa takes a look at some popular health and biotech ETFs, and examines where the risk/reward lies as we progress through earnings season.
NYSE:XLV October 24, 2016 11:31am

Options Activity Shows Traders are Betting on a Recovery for This Health Care ETF

Health Care stocks have gotten beaten up a bit in the latter part of August, with the benchmark Health Care SPDR ETF (NYSE:XLV) (Expense Ratio 0.15%) plunging below its 50 day MA five trading sessions ago, and failing to get back above this level.
NYSE:XLV August 31, 2016 12:38pm

These ETFs are On Watch After the Big Pfizer/Medivation Deal

From Zacks: Today's huge M&A deal in the healthcare space has shed the spotlight on a handful of big-time ETFs.
NYSE:XLV August 22, 2016 3:49pm

What ETFs Would Work Best During a Trump Presidency?

donald trumpFrom Zacks Research: As the prime election day is drawing closer, the gap between Republican and Democrat presidential candidates is narrowing, though Clinton is still ahead. As per Real Clear Politics poll average, the lead of Clinton over Trump shrank from 19.6 points (on July 2, 2015) to just 2.8 points on July 20, 2016.
NYSE:XLV July 22, 2016 2:30pm

How To Create Wealth For Yourself With ETFs

hedgefund1Joseph L. Shaefer: If you're ready to hand over your wallet to a hedge fund, I have three words of advice: "Don't do it!" I have written frequently about their exorbitant fees, their hundreds of millions spent stuffing cash in politicians' campaign
NYSE:HUSE October 8, 2013 3:12pm

15 Reasons Why The Obamacare Decision Is A Disaster For America (XLV, JNJ, PFE, MRK, UNH, BMY, ABT)

Michael Snyder: You can almost always count on the Supreme Court to do the wrong thing.  In fact, just about every major decision by the U.S. Supreme Court
NYSE:XLV June 28, 2012 10:29pm

3 Scenarios: What You Need To Know About Obamacare and Health Care ETFs (XLV, IHF)

Michael Johnston: After a slew of announcements early Monday prompted speculation that a decision on health care legislation was imminent, we learned that Thursday will be the day for one of the most heavily anticipated rulings in the last several years.
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Tuesday’s ETF Chart To Watch: Health Care Select Sector SPDR (XLV, JNJ, PFE, MRK, UNH)

Stoyan Bojinov: Despite starting off the week in hole, domestic equity indexes have turned in a monster performance for the month, with the S&P 500 clinching a stellar 11% gain in October. Profit taking swept across virtually every corner of the market on Monday after investors were a bit rattled by the Japanese
NYSE:XLV November 1, 2011 12:27pm

The Pharma Four: Similar ETFs, Different Returns (PPH, XPH, IHE, PJP, XLV)

Jared Cummans: Pharmaceutical companies have long been popular investments as they offer relatively inelastic products as well as strong dividend yields that give both growth and value investors something to buy into. As far as the ETF world is concerned, there are four products that allow investors to gain
NYSE:IHE October 17, 2011 3:35pm

October Signals From The Sector Rotation Model (SPY, XLF, XLB, XLI, XLE, XLV)

Corey Rosenbloom: What is the broader Sector Rotation Model saying about the current state of the stock market? Let’s take a look from two perspectives:  January to October (year to date) and then from the May 2011 peak to present.
NYSE:XLB October 7, 2011 11:55am

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