Healthcare Remains The Strongest Sector This Year

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)

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

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

Biotech Presents Another Interesting Opportunity (IBB)

From Contrarian Outlook: Today I want to show you a beaten-down sector that has a long history of crushing the market--and 4 funds that should be on your radar now.
NASDAQ:IBB April 20, 2018 6:39am

The Evolving Outlook On Various Investing Sectors (IYH)

From BlackRock: As companies evolve, the way we classify them also needs to evolve. Martin Small and Jeff shen talk about how data science can help and why investors should care.
NYSE:IYH April 16, 2018 6:25am

Healthcare ETFs In Focus Amid Blockbuster Cigna-Express Scripts Deal (XLV)

From Zacks: Waves of mergers and acquisitions have been heating up the healthcare space this year that could change the landscape of healthcare business. This is especially true given that health insurers are trying to consolidate with pharmacy benefits managers to streamline and cut costs in the drug supply chain.
NYSE:XLV March 12, 2018 6:24am

What’s The Best Biotech ETF To Buy Right Now? (IBB)

From Zacks: The biotech sector has been attracting a lot of investor attention lately. This sector is expected to continue benefiting from increased M&A activities, new drug approvals, better R&D and innovations.
NASDAQ:IBB March 2, 2018 6:03am

Health Care ETFs In Focus As Earnings Season Heats Up (XLV)

From Zacks: Healthcare is performing well with the start of the New Year thanks to encouraging industry trends and a favorable policy environment.
NYSE:XLV January 23, 2018 6:17am

Biotech Is Back In A Major Way (IBB)

From Dana Lyons: Left for dead after a bubbly blowoff in 2015, biotech stocks have finally clawed their way back to new highs.
NASDAQ:IBB January 13, 2018 5:04am

Healthcare ETFs In Focus Amid CVS-Aetna Merger (IHF)

From Zacks: The healthcare space is consolidating with the latest development being the potential buyout of Aetna (AET - Free Report) by CVS Health Corp (CVS - Free Report).
NYSE:IHF December 5, 2017 6:01am

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