Biotech stocks are off to the best start of the year since 2012

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From Bertha Coombs: After brutal losses to end 2018, the biotech sector is off to the best start of the year since 2012.
NASDAQ:IBB January 11, 2019 11:59am

Health-care stocks are a way to ride this market comeback

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From Tyler Clifford:
NYSE:XLV January 10, 2019 1:27pm

Healthcare stocks fall as judge rules Obamacare unconstitutional

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From Reuters: Dec 17 (Reuters) - Shares of U.S. health insurers, hospitals, and healthcare companies fell on Monday after a federal judge ruled that Barack Obama's signature healthcare law was unconstitutional.
NYSE:XLV December 17, 2018 1:39pm

iShares Nasdaq Biotechnology ETF (IBB) Experiences Big Inflow

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From ETF Channel: Exchange traded funds (ETFs) trade just like stocks, but instead of ''shares'' investors are actually buying and selling ''units''. These ''units'' can be traded back and forth just like stocks, but can also be created or destroyed to accommodate investor demand. 
NASDAQ:IBB December 10, 2018 1:31pm

Healthcare sector update, amidst the plunging stock market

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From MT Newswires:
NYSE:XLV December 4, 2018 2:46pm

Why Are Health Insurance Shares Rallying 33% Year to Date?

From Zacks Equity Research: Health Insurance Innovations, Inc. (HIIQ - Free Report) shares have soared 32.8% year to date against  the industry's decrease of 23.2% and the Zacks S&P 500 composite's decline of 1.5%. With a market capitalization of nearly $532 million, average volume of shares traded in the last three months were 0.6 million.
NYSE:XLV November 27, 2018 3:02pm

Find out the implied analyst target price for the Health Care Select Sector SPDR Fund ETF (XLV)

From ETF Channel: Looking at the underlying holdings of the ETFs in our coverage universe at ETF Channel, we have compared the trading price of each holding against the average analyst 12-month forward target price, and computed the weighted average implied analyst target price for the ETF itself. 
NYSE:XLV November 26, 2018 11:29am

Healthcare Remains The Strongest Sector This Year

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From Zacks: Healthcare is now the best performing sector year-to-date, up about 13%. It has been outperforming other sectors over the past few months and was also the best performing sector in Q3.
NYSE:XLV October 19, 2018 6:55am

These Were The Best Performing ETFs Of Q3

From Zacks: The S&P 500 index rose  7.2% during Q3--its best quarterly performance in about five years. The index is up about 9% this year.
NYSE:XLV October 5, 2018 6:29am

Here’s What’s Pushing Biotech Further Than Ever Before

From Franklin Templeton Investments: Franklin Equity Group's Evan McCulloch explains why higher rates of drug utilization and health care spending are lending support to the biotechnology and health care industries. He also gives his take on recent medical breakthroughs he thinks are likely to drive future growth.
NASDAQ:IBB September 26, 2018 6:11am

Biotech ETFs Are Back In Vogue (IBB)

From Zacks: The biotech sector has been performing remarkably well driven by a wave of mergers & acquisitions, new tax legislation, and a positive regulatory backdrop.
NASDAQ:IBB August 13, 2018 6:14am

Don’t Sleep On Healthcare This Summer (XLV)

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From Zacks: After a choppy period, the healthcare sector is once again in investors' favor. In the past month (as of Jun 7), Health Care Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLV - Free Report) has gained about 5.3% compared with the 3.9% advancement of the SPDR S&P ETF SPY).
NYSE:XLV June 11, 2018 6:25am

Healthcare Plays Surge On Trump’s Health Plan Speech

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From Tyler Durden: While stocks initially dipped on the speech, it soon became clear to the machines and the manipulators that, perhaps, there was not much there, and all aspects of healthcare soared.
NYSE:XLV May 13, 2018 5:59am

Weak Sector Earnings Dragging Pharmaceutical ETFs Down (XPH)

From Zacks: Total earnings for 83.1% of the total healthcare market capitalization are up 14.7% on revenue growth of 8.1%. The growth rates seem unimpressive when compared with some of the other sectors. Earnings and revenue beat ratios of 88.9% and 75%, respectively, are also not great either.
NYSE:XPH May 7, 2018 6:56am

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