Archive | December, 2013

Rayno Life Science Focus Stocks Part II-2013 Performance Diagnostics and Tools

New Products for Molecular and Companion Diagnostics Drive Growth Rayno Life Science Big Winners-ALR, CSII, ILMN,TMO A diversified life science portfolio must include clinical diagnostics and tools stocks because of the synergies between therapy and diagnostics. Breakthroughs in molecular diagnostics for personalized medicine, genetic testing and infectious diseases are driving new product cycles for timely, […]

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Rayno Life Science Focus Stocks: 2013 Performance-Biopharmaceuticals

Rayno Life Science Stock Picks Beat The Market Everybody now knows about the bull market in biotech stocks. Innovative products, favorable clinical news, M&A (see below) and breakthrough genomic technologies and targeted therapies have driven most life science stocks to all time highs. The IBB ($226) is up 221% over 10 years. The biopharmaceutical sector will […]

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Rayno Life Science-Early Movers With Holiday Rally

Santa Claus Making Fast Tracks Nasdaq is up 1% as of midday trading and life science stocks are strong across the board. The IBB is up 2.29%, XBI up 1.8 %.The holiday spirit pervades. Movers among the Rayno Life Science focus stocks are the usual suspects plus many smaller caps: Tools and Diagnostics ABAX up […]

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FED Finesse-Steady As She Goes-Large Cap Biotechs Near Highs Update -1 PBYI

Taper Lite With Zero Interest Rates The big FED Meeting with the Bernanke farewell concluded with “taper lite”, optimism on the economy and continued low inflation. The FED decision to roll back its economic stimulus was welcomed by investors boosting the S&P by 1.7% to a record 1810 and NASDAQ up 1.2%. Low interest rate […]

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Biotech Stocks Lagging In Today’s Rally

But A Lot of Green Today  in Diagnostics and Tools The NASDAQ (4030)and the S&P (1787) are up about 0.7%  but biotech stocks are lagging with the IBB ($216) up only 0.33%. Momentum in biopharmaceutical stocks has been easing since a late November move around the $225 mark. Stock distribution predominates in December. The IBB is […]

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Many Biotech Momentum Stocks Are Selling Off: Technicals Rule

Biotech Bull Market Takes A Breather When the biotech bull market began in Q2 2009 it was value driven because of low technology values and Price/Sales for the widely covered stocks. Product sales were about to explode for many companies and in 2012 the sector took off. Biotech stocks are up more than 57% YTD […]

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Rayno Life Science Stocks-ASH Update-2 GILD, PCYC, SGEN

Weak Tape Today 12/10–Gilead (GILD) Down 4.4% on 15.5M Shares IBB ($218.81) down 1.33% on good volume. GILD fall could be reaction to Abbvie (ABBV $53.55) up 4.5% on Phase 3 Hepatitis C data. Virologic response  of ABT-450r is 96% in Genotype 1 patients. Other weak Rayno Biopharma stocks: Alexion (ALXN) down 1.27%, Regeneron (REGN) […]

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Momentum Easing But Biotech Stocks Holding Near Top .. Update -1 PBYI

Life Science Stocks At Ease After 5% Gain in November Stocks Come Back In Late Day Trading 12/4 After 3 down days with the S&P, biotechnology stocks are holding near sector highs with the IBB at $221. Other widely traded ETFS (PBE,XBI) have also held near their highs of last week. There is now  a nice […]

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