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No Summer Doldrums In Biotech Today … PBYI…Update-1

Update 7/23 Biogen Idec (BIIB) Soars 11% on Earnings EPS at $3.49 vs est $2.83; Sales of MS drugs were $2.42B vs $1.72B last year. Our large cap portfolio is now up 15% YTD with less risk than mid and small caps. One analyst thinks PBYI will be acquired but watch out with a market […]

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FED Comments Focus On “Bubble” Stocks In Social Media and Biotech…. Update-1

Update 8PM EDT NASDAQ Holds Losses to 0.54%-Futures Stable Biotech Damage Across the Sector-Rayno Life Science Portfolio Notes Large Caps off about 2% (FBT), but Gilead (GILD) down only 0.95% and Roche (RHHBY) up 0.28%. Rayno Biopharma stocks all red down 3-4% with XBI down 3.86%, IBB down 2.2%. Damage not as severe in Diagnostics […]

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Tepid Rally Favors Large Caps: ABBV, GILD, RHHBY

Healthcare Stocks trail other sectors up 0.34%,  Energy  up 0.8%,  Financials up 0.73% and Technology up 0.77% But biotech ETFs are in the Green Biotechnology stocks were mixed today with the following winners among our large cap picks: Gilead Sciences (GILD) up 1.26%, Roche Holding (RHHBY) up 1.08% and Regeneron up 0.58%. Our large cap […]

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Risk Off: Take Profits in Biotech Stocks… Update -1

Re-iterate call from Tuesday….futures down 0.8%-Russell down 2%, gold up, Japan and Europe down.. Bad Tape Yesterday (7/7) Calls For Raising Cash NASDAQ at 4451 up 6.58% YTD Major ETFs and Fidelity (FBIOX) take a ~3% hit All major market sectors weak with healthcare down 1% Unusual weakness in many Rayno Life Science stocks Small […]

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Rayno Life Sciences: First Half Stock Performance Part 2-ILMN, SQNM

Rayno Diagnostics and Tools-Sequencing Rules Diagnostics and Tools stocks tracked biotech stocks during the huge moves in January/February and sold off until the April bottom. However stocks that are more revenue and earnings driven -Cardiovascular Systems(CSII) and Quidel (QDEL)- did not recover to former highs. Sequenom  (SQNM) is a leader in non-invasive pre-natal tests such […]

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Rayno Life Sciences: First Half Stock Performance Part I-ACHN, AMRI, VRTX

Biopharmaceutical Stocks Come Roaring Back After Q1 Correction Most Stocks Bottomed in April -We are Currently in Rally Mode The biotech sector is up 18% YTD as tracked by most popular ETFs (FBT,IBB,XBI). After a vicious sell-off from the February bubble the biotech sector bottomed in April and has climbed slowly t within 5% of  Q1 […]

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