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Here Are 6 Things to Watch Out for at J.P. Morgan's Healthcare Conference Next Week

Tickers in this article: TEVA MYL VRX VRTX CELG GILD

Next week the J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference becomes the hottest spot in biotech and pharma.

01/07/17 - 10:13 AM EST

Teva's Range of Products, Reach Make It a Solid Value Play in the Drug Sector

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The stock of the world's largest maker of generic drugs is cheap right now; grab shares while there's still time.

01/05/17 - 07:15 AM EST

Now's the Time to Embrace This Unloved Drug Stock

Now's the Time to Embrace This Unloved Drug Stock

Tickers in this article: TEVA

Tax-loss selling and negative Wall Street sentiment will prove a boon for contrarian investors who act quickly on this beaten-down, generic drug maker.

01/04/17 - 07:28 AM EST

Buy These 5 Rocket Stocks for New Year's Gains

Buy These 5 Rocket Stocks for New Year's Gains

Tickers in this article: VZ DE ADI LLTC MSI DVA

These stocks are showing off short-term gain catalysts and longer-term growth potential.

01/03/17 - 06:00 AM EST

Drugstore Chain CVS Poised for a Rebound

Drugstore Chain CVS Poised for a Rebound

Tickers in this article: CVS

CVS has cash on hand and is benefiting from recent acquisitions.

01/02/17 - 07:28 AM EST

'Political Unpredictability' Surrounds Obamacare's Survival, Says MIT Professor

'Political Unpredictability' Surrounds Obamacare's Survival, Says MIT Professor

Republicans are looking to repeal Obamacare, but one of the law's architects says there are ways to improve the ACA without repealing it.

01/01/17 - 01:40 PM EST

3 Troubled Companies and How to Play Them in the New Year

3 Troubled Companies and How to Play Them in the New Year

Tickers in this article: MYL SHLD ENDP

The share prices of Mylan, Sears and Endo International fell dramatically in 2016, and the companies face significant challenges ahead.

12/31/16 - 08:14 AM EST

Health Care Uncertainty in a Trump Presidency

Health Care Uncertainty in a Trump Presidency

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Trump and Republicans are eager to repeal Obamacare. Replacing it could be more complicated.

12/29/16 - 06:00 AM EST

FTC Allows Abbott to Spin Off Units, Buy St. Jude Medical

FTC Allows Abbott to Spin Off Units, Buy St. Jude Medical

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Abbott can now proceed with its $25 billion buy of St. Jude Medical.

12/28/16 - 07:00 AM EST

These 5 Health Care Stocks Are Breaking Out This Christmas

These 5 Health Care Stocks Are Breaking Out This Christmas

Tickers in this article: Q ICUI MTD EW NVS

The health care sector has been a miserable performer lately -- but these five health trades are bucking the trend.

12/20/16 - 06:02 AM EST

Johnson & Johnson Looks for New Deal That's Just Right

Johnson & Johnson Looks for New Deal That's Just Right

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Actelion was too pricey. Now J&J is looking for another acquisition.

12/15/16 - 07:30 AM EST

The Worst Biopharma CEOs of 2016 Are ...

The Worst Biopharma CEOs of 2016 Are ...

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There was plenty of shame to spread around, but Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes' loathsome mix of arrogance, incompetence and duplicity makes her the Worst CEO of 2016.

12/14/16 - 10:52 AM EST

Merger Costs, Missed Deal Have Analysts Questioning Quintiles

Merger Costs, Missed Deal Have Analysts Questioning Quintiles

Tickers in this article: Q

The biotech company's shares have increased about 12% this year, but a number of analysts have downgraded it over the past two months.

12/08/16 - 07:38 AM EST

Even in a Trump Presidency, Marijuana Is a Good Investment

Even in a Trump Presidency, Marijuana Is a Good Investment

Tickers in this article: INSY GWPH

The U.S. president elect has said in the past that he favors the legalization of marijuana, and he is unlikely to change his stance significantly.

11/15/16 - 07:07 AM EST