NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- With a small-cap rally leading 2009 equity gains, conventional market wisdom dictates that large-cap companies in the health care sector should receive more attention in 2010.
Pro investors have been piling into these five stocks in the third quarter. Here's everything you need to know.
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), McKesson (MCK), Merck (MRK) and UnitedHealth (UNH) benefit from demographic trends and have solid fundamentals.
Health care stocks in general are under pressure until after the U.S. presidential election, Cramer says.
A day after winning approval for a cancer drug, Merck posts earnings and sales that beat consensus estimates.