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) pushed the Health Care sector higher today making it today's featured health care winner. The sector as a whole closed the day down 0.5%. By the end of trading, Regeneron Pharmaceuticals rose $1.84 (1.3%) to $146 on average volume. Throughout the day, 712,772 shares of Regeneron Pharmaceuticals exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 701,800 shares. The stock ranged in a price between $144.79-$148.62 after having opened the day at $144.79 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $144.16. Other companies within the Health Care sector that increased today were:
), up 46.6%,
), up 19.7%,
), up 17.8%, and
), up 15.8%.
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Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company, discovers, develops, and commercializes medicines for the treatment of serious medical conditions in the United States. Regeneron Pharmaceuticals has a market cap of $13.63 billion and is part of the
industry. Shares are up 161.8% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday. Currently there are 10 analysts that rate Regeneron Pharmaceuticals a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and four rate it a hold.
TheStreet Ratings rates Regeneron Pharmaceuticals as a
. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance, compelling growth in net income, impressive record of earnings per share growth and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow.
- You can view the full Regeneron Ratings Report.
On the negative front,
), down 16.9%,
), down 11.1%,
), down 9.5%, and
), down 8.6%, were all laggards within the health care sector with
) being today's health care sector laggard.
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