El Nino On Steroids in 2015? Stay Tuned

Monsoonal Flow in SoCal Brings More Humidity The strong El Nino in 2015 pattern can bring drought relief and more snow for 2015-16 winter season. Last winter was a neutral pattern i.e. neither El Nino nor La Nina resulting in dry weather for the West Coast and record low levels of precipitation. From LAT article: […]

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FED Rallies Market But Biotech Stocks Are Lagging

Market Rallies on FED comments but Biotechs are Left Behind FED Expected to Raise Rates as Labor Market Tightens The FED stands pat on rates but is on track to raise rates later this year, possibly at the September meeting, as jobs are on track but inflation is still not above 2%. The market began […]

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Macro to the Forefront with Concerns about Slower China Growth…Update-2

Update-2 …7/29 12:15 EDT… New post at market close Biotech reversal down with other sectors up; post to follow at close. Reiterate caution.NASDAQ up 0.22%, IBB down 1.3%, XBI down 2.39%, Medivation (MDVN) down over 12% to $90.9 with no news but on 7/13 JMP securities cut estimates on lower Xtandi sales. Moreover concerns may […]

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Biotech Mania: Another Deal, Another Rally To New Highs…Update-1

Biotech Stocks More Subdued– as of Mid-Day 7/20 Trading Biotechnology stocks are taking a rest today after a torrid five days that saw the XBI up 7.31%, FBT up 6.19% and the IBB up 6.65%. Moreover on Friday 7/17 the trading in six or more biotech small caps made the “Percentage gainer” tally in the […]

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2015 Rayno Biopharmaceutical Stock Portfolio

The Biotech Bull Market Is Now in its Sixth Year Led By Biopharmaceuticals Here is the current Rayno Biopharmaceutical Stock Portfolio as of 7/13 prices: Top winners since inception (2009) are: Regeneron (REGN), Alexion (ALXN) and Biogen (BIIB). Winners 2015 YTD are Fibrocell Sciences (FCSC) up 109%, Seattle Genetics (SGEN) up 47.7%, Celldex Therapeutics (CLDX) […]

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