What’s The Best Health Care ETF? (XLV, VHT)

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From Zacks: The healthcare sector has been in the spotlight lately. President Donald Trump targeted drug companies and accused them of charging extremely high prices (read: ETFs in Focus as IMF ups Global Growth Forecast).
NYSE:VHT October 20, 2017 6:25am

Traders Are Making Bullish Bets On Health Care ETFs (XLV)

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Healthcare stocks are moving higher today and there is accompanying call buying in November options that are listed on the largest name in the sector in terms of asset size, XLV (SPDR Health Care Select, Expense Ratio 0.14%, $17.5 billion in AUM).
NYSE:XLV October 17, 2017 12:55pm

Big Money Rotating Out Of Health Care As Q4 Begins (XLV)

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Analyst/ETF Trader Paul Weisbruch of Street One Financial brings us his daily fund flows update, which today points out big demand in ex-U.S. equities, a sector rotation out of some key sector funds, and bullish bets on financials ahead of earnings reports in the space next week.
NYSE:XLV October 4, 2017 11:42am

Health Care SPDR ETF (XLV) Options Indicate A Possible Major Pullback

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The options market is sending a bearish signal about the Health Care SPDR ETF (NYSE:XLV) right now, and the suddenly high-flying fund might be due for a major short-term pullback.
NYSE:XLV June 29, 2017 12:27pm

Health Care Investors Should Brace For Impact (XLV)

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From Invesco: Commanding much attention last week was the release of the Senate’s version of the American Health Care Act, which was recently passed by the House.
NYSE:XLV June 27, 2017 6:10am

Health Care (XLV) Finally Breaks Out To The Bullish Side

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From Dana Lyons: As other sectors stumble, health care stocks are finally hitting new all-time highs again after two long years.
NYSE:XLV June 21, 2017 6:23am

Building A Truly Diversified Portfolio Is Much Easier Said Than Done

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From Steven Vannelli, CFA: There are three basic ways to manage the risk of an equity portfolio, which you'll find below.
NYSE:XLV June 9, 2017 10:55am

Health Care ETFs In Focus As House Votes To Repeal Obamacare

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From Brad Hoppmann: Republicans in the House of Representatives finally cobbled together enough "yes" votes to do what they’ve been promising to do for some seven years … repeal and replace the "Affordable Care Act" (ACA), aka Obamacare.
NYSE:XLV May 5, 2017 7:14am

Healthcare ETFs Find Renewed Bull Market Amid Trump Tax Reform Promises

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We've profiled the Healthcare space in terms of relevant ETFs in the sector on several occasions since Trump’s election last year, because it quite simply has been much more volatile than its historical norms.
NYSE:XLV March 15, 2017 12:30pm

These Indexes Are The Best Indicators For A Potential Bear Market Developing

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From Taki Tsaklanos: Global stock markets remain strong. The leading U.S. stock market indexes keep on moving near all-time highs. European stock market indexes refuse to go lower, and emerging stock markets touched multi-year highs very recently.
NYSE:XLV March 13, 2017 6:08am

Healthcare ETFs Weaken Ahead Of Trump’s Obamacare Replacement Plan

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From Zacks: Healthcare was the top-performing sector of February and is in the spotlight given President Donald Trump’s healthcare overhaul efforts. Trump promised to reduce federal regulations by 75–80% and streamline the Food & Drug Administration (FDA) approval process.
NYSE:XLV March 7, 2017 12:11pm

Healthcare Sector On The Verge Of A Major Breakout — Or Breakdown

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From Taki Tsaklanos: The healthcare stock market sector is the outperforming sector in the S&P 500 in February 2017. Though this is an interesting insight for investors, the more important observation is the chart setup of the health sector (which is discussed in more detail in this article).
NYSE:XLV February 26, 2017 6:41am

A Major Recovery Is Brewing In The Biotech & Healthcare Space

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From Taki Tsaklanos: Biotechnology was once the darling of stock market investors. Not so anymore, since the summer of 2015 the sector collapsed from 400 points to 250 points in the IBB ETF.
NASDAQ:IBB February 17, 2017 6:33am

The Healthcare Sector’s Performance Has Zero Correlation With Earnings Estimates

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From Eric Bush: Equity returns and earnings estimates should presumably be related. It makes intuitive sense that if earnings estimates are increasing for a sector than equity prices for that sector should trend upwards as well.
NYSE:XLV February 15, 2017 6:39am

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