Biotech As The Sector Turns From Lagging To Leading

biotechTaki Tsaklanos:  Just a month ago, we wrote how the health sector is looking very attractive but the chart setup in the biotech sector was even better (read: Health Sector Doing Great, But Biotechnology In A Spectacular Position).
NASDAQ:IBB July 12, 2016 11:35am

Horizon Pharma PLC, Advaxis, Inc., Theratechnologies Inc.: Health Stocks To Watch Now

healthcare1Taki Tsaklanos:  It has been a long time ago, but all our articles this week are centered around breakouts taking place in stock markets and market segments.
NYSE:XLV May 26, 2016 2:44pm

Gilead Sciences, Inc., Bristol-Myers Squibb Co: Healthcare Stocks In The Process Of Breaking Out

healthcare3Taki Tsaklanos:  Healthcare stocks have been slaughtered since last summer, but it seems the tide is turning now.
ETF BASIC NEWS May 5, 2016 12:28pm

The Great China Biotech Quest

biotechTony Daltorio:  The Chinese economic “miracle” is far from dead, as some are proclaiming.
ETF BASIC NEWS April 5, 2016 11:37am

Is The Allergan plc Ordinary Shares-Pfizer Inc. Deal Over?

backroomdeals600X300Tyler Durden:  Yesterday's stunning announcement by the US Treasury, which released a report titled  "Treasury Announces Additional Action to Curb Inversions, Address Earnings Stripping", and which was clearly aimed at ending not only all tax inversions,

Are Health Insurance Stocks Worth A Look?

healthcare1Lawrence Meyers:   One of the schools of thought after Obamacare was passed was that health insurance stocks would enjoy big windfalls. The theory was that since everyone had to be insured, obviously the insurers would pick up a lot of business.
ETF BASIC NEWS December 2, 2015 1:02pm

7 Biotech ETFs Getting Crushed By Valeant Stock

biotechDiane Alter: Biotech ETFs have been the focus of many investors this week after Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl. Inc. (NYSE:VRX) shares dropped more than 46% last week.
NYSE:GURU October 28, 2015 3:17pm

Health Care Loses Its Immunity

healthcare-etfsJon Markman:  Here are some notes on recent market activity.
NASDAQ:IBB October 9, 2015 4:01pm

A Massive Trend Of Pharmaceutical Mergers [Shire PLC (ADR), Baxalta Inc, Allergan PLC]

biotechKyle Anderson: Another possible deal between two of the world's top pharmaceutical companies was announced this week when Shire Plc. (NASDAQ:SHPG) made an unsolicited offer of $30.6 billion for Baxalta Inc. (NYSE:BXLT).
NYSE:XPH August 13, 2015 1:04pm

Anthem Inc, UnitedHealth Group Inc., iShares Dow Jones US Health Care(ETF): Healthcare Stocks To Watch

buyers and sellersKeith Fitz-Gerald: Few investors realize it, but we are on the precipice of an Obamacare "nightmare" event.
NYSE:IHF May 20, 2015 11:12am

Is Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK) Stock Ready To Resume Uptrend?

stock price surgeRick Pendergraft:  Merck & Co. (NYSE:MRK) appeared on my daily bullish scan Friday night. This was likely due to the bullish crossover of the daily slow stochastic readings.
ETF BASIC NEWS March 20, 2015 12:45pm

GlaxoSmithKline plc (ADR), Merck & Co., Inc., Pfizer Inc., Sanofi SA (ADR): Are Big Pharma Stocks In Trouble?

pills healthcareJay Taylor: I recently shared with you a story about a billionaire hedge fund manager who has declared war against the pharmaceutical industry and the patents it uses to protect big corporate profits.
ETF BASIC NEWS March 16, 2015 2:56pm

Earnings Growth Expected In Healthcare Sector [SPDR Series Trust]

healthcare1George Leong:  It’s that time again; another quarter has come to an end. The fourth-quarter earnings season numbers will officially start flooding in for the S&P 500 on Monday, with Alcoa Inc. (NYSE/AA) the first to report.
NASDAQ:PSCH January 9, 2015 4:30pm

Celgene Corporation, Amgen, Inc., Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc.: Best Stocks To Play At This Time?

biotechMitchell Clark: One of the hottest areas of the stock market over the last few years has been one of its most speculative. Biotechnology stocks, as evidenced by the NASDAQ Biotechnology Index, have been on a tear for the last three years.
NASDAQ:BIB December 2, 2014 12:49pm

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