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BIO Investor Forum Oct. 7-8, 2014: #1 How Fragile is the Biotech Rally?

Five Year Bull Market in Biotech  We attended the Bio Investor Forum in San Francisco this week and it was well attended with over 600 participants and over 120 companies presenting. Attendees included VCs , investors, industry executives, bankers, and media. The Bio Investor Forum is one of the best meetings for current issues and […]

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Biotech Rally Update… up 12.9% in 30 Days: ACHN, CLDX, FBT, KPTI

Rayno Biopharmaceutical Stocks- Including New Picks Another great day for biotech with most Rayno stocks in a rally mode with a bit of profit taking on Gilead Sciences(GILD) down 1%. Notable movers up on our core picks are: Alkermes (ALKS), Amgen (AMGN), Ariad (ARIA), Regeneron (REGN) and Vertex (VRTX).Our top small cap pick Achillion (ACHN) […]

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Look For Biotech Rally Today Sparked By Merck $3.9B Acquisition of Idenix… Update-1

Update-1…. 45 Minutes Before the Close 6/9…Risk On Biotech stocks soared today right at the open after news of $3.9B Idenix deal news was out. The XBI was up 5.4% on good volume. The XBI is more equal weighted and sensitive to mid and small cap stock moves.The PBE another more speculative ETF was up 7.5%. […]

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Rayno Dx and Tools 2014 YTD After Correction: ILMN, HOLX, RHHBY

April Sell-Off Hit Diagnostic Small and Mid Caps The bursting of the biotech bubble affected many small cap growth stocks. 2013 was a great year for our portfolio so some weakness was expected after the huge Q1 2014 moves. Most of our picks peaked in Jan/Feb time frame when many of our favorites were hit […]

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Rayno Biopharmaceutical Stocks Q1 2014 Performance

Rayno Biopharmaceutical Portfolio 3/31/14 Most of our biotech picks did well in a tough quarter that went through a severe correction in early February and again in late March. Many small and mid-cap momentum stocks were crushed but indices (FBT,IBB) overall held the early February technical levels. Use the two ETFs and FBIOX for re-balancing […]

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