Archive | November, 2015

Seasonal Biotech Rally on Track with Green Screen; RNA based therapeutics update (DMD)

Slow But Steady Biotech Rally RNA Therapeutics-Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD) Despite some overhanging concerns about drug pricing and major setbacks from clinical trials like Clovis Oncology (CLVS) and BioMarin Pharmaceutical (BMRN) the sector looks like it wants to go up another 8-10% before it hits resistance from the most recent big sell-off in mid-September. Today […]

Continue Reading 0

Biotech Rally Gains Momentum…Update-1

Update-1 Rayno Recap for week of 11/20/15 IBB up 3.04%, XBI  up 1.92%,  XLV up 2.82% Notable Small Cap Winners Curis (CRIS) up 4.13%, Fibrocell Sciences (FCSC) up 3.42%, Geron (GERN) up 4.82%, Ignyta (RXDX) up 37.39%, and Ocera Therapeutics (OCRX) up 5.31%. Notable Rayno Dx and Tools Winners Cepheid (CPHD) up 6.45%, Illumina (ILMN) […]

Continue Reading 0

Biotech Rally Underway Trying to Overcome Gloomy Macro Data…Update-1

Update 11/16 PM Biotech Rally Underperforms Energy up 2.99% and Telecom up 1.81% The S&P and Dow rallied past Paris attack and terrorism concerns after an early morning stall. Biotechs underperformed weighed down by the Clovis Oncology (CLVS) NDA delay. The IBB was up 0.39% in a choppy session. Among the losers were mid-caps awaiting […]

Continue Reading 0

Rayno Life Science Recap Week Ending 11/6: Small Cap Biopharmaceuticals Outperform

Small Caps Hot, Large Caps Not Curis (CRIS) and Fibrocell Science (FCSC) Lead the Way Up Biotech stocks could not extend last month’s rally in choppy trading that left major indices up but off mid-week highs. The healthcare sector sold off on continued pricing concerns with bad news Valeant (VRX) still in the forefront and […]

Continue Reading 0

Rayno Tools and Molecular Diagnostics: Looking For Value

Looking for Value in a Slow Growth Market Life Science stocks took a big hit over the past summer and many have not fully recovered.The important metric to watch is sales growth because many of the smaller cap companies are still lagging in earnings growth so the PE tells you very little. The major technology […]

Continue Reading 0

Sierra SnowBlog: First Snow of Season-Snowing Now…Update-2

11/9/15 A new storm from the North is bringing a fresh 6 in to Mammoth Mountain with more to come today. Looking out two weeks no major storms are on the horizon. 11/3 Update.. Sierra Snow: 12-30 inches at Mammoth Mountain; will open Thurs Nov 5! Climate Update: Pacific Ocean Warming. LA drought politics. —— […]

Continue Reading 0