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Janet Yellen comments on biotech valuations in 2014 – Business …

Janet Yellen is facing Congress on Wednesday for her semi-annual testimony.And one year ago today, Yellen’s monetary policy report warned about stock market valuations, particularly in social media and biotech stocks. It was an awful call. Yellen’s testimony last year said:”Some broad equity price indexes have increased to all-time highs in nominal terms since the end of 2013. However, valuation measures for the overall market in […]

Biotech stocks have rallied to a new record high – Business Insider

Akin Oyedele

Jun. 18, 2015, 12:33 PM
ZaldyImg/FlickrBiotech stocks are having a massive Thursday.The iShares Nasdaq Biotechnology ETF rallied more than 3% on Thursday to a new all-time high.The ETF, which tracks stocks in the industry, has seen two big plunges this year, including a 10% correction in April.Despite these zigzags, the trend is up, and the industry has rallied with other […]

Biotech Stocks to Buy: Up to 98.35% Return in 3 Months – I Know First

Biotech Stocks to BuyThis Biotech Stocks forecast is designed for investors and analysts who need predictions of the best performing stocks for the whole Biotechnology Industry (See Industry Package). It includes 20 stocks with bullish and bearish signals and indicates the best biotech stocks to buy:Top 10 biotech stocks for the long position
Top 10 biotech stocks for the short position
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Why Organovo Stock Is a Top Biotech Stock to Buy in 2015

One of our favorite biotech stocks of 2015, Organovo stock, has climbed 41% since the end of March. And that’s just the start for this revolutionary biotech investment.You see, Organovo Holdings Inc. (NYSEMKT: ONVO) is part of one of the most exciting biotech industries on the market. It’s called 3D bioprinting, and the applications are huge.Here’s a closer look at […]

The Best Biotech Stocks to Buy in 2015 – Money Morning

Biotech stocks to buy in 2015: Biotech was one of the most profitable sectors this year. Through Dec. 18, the S&P 500 Biotechnology Index is up 43.6% in 2014, and the Nasdaq Biotechnology Index is up 36.9%.Those gains are three to six times as big as the broader markets’. In 2014 through Dec. 18, the Dow Jones Industrial Average is […]

These Biotech Stocks to Buy Profit from Today's "Miracle Cures"

When researching the best biotech stocks to buy, investors often look for companies that will cure terrible, chronic diseases.Until recently, these biotech stocks have been elusive.”Modern medicine, for all of its sophisticated drugs, complex gadgets, and amazing surgical procedures, rarely cures anything,” Money Morning‘s Biotech Investing Specialist Ernie Tremblay said. “It treats. It manages. It postpones the inevitable. But return […]

This Biotech Stock Winner Has Wall Street Fooled – Money Morning

Michael A. RobinsonToday I want to reintroduce you to a biotech stock that Wall Street has been pricing as though it were dead money.This biotech company recently filed a stellar earnings report. But those earnings were slightly off analyst expectations, and the share price dipped – making this is yet another stock that sells off after a slight miss, a […]

Two Biotech Stocks Set to Double on One Powerful Catalyst

William Patalon IIIWhen I earned my MBA from the Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) back in the mid-1990s, my focus was finance and investing.But it was a management professor who clued me in to some of the best ways to “look past the numbers” and understand what really makes a big company tick.The professor, Janet C. Barnard, retired a few […]

How big data has become accessible to everyone | VentureBeat …

It’s been the narrative of technology since the wheel was invented. Something is new, exciting … and expensive. Then we find a way to mass produce it (or something similar). Processes get better, and equipment gets cheaper. Consumers save big. Then something new comes out.Lather, rinse, repeat.When big data first rose to market prominence, critics were quick to pounce on […]

Using Big Data To Fight Pandemics | TechCrunch

Editor’s note: Nuria Oliver is a scientific director at Telefonica looking at how the use of big data can help to fight pandemics such as Ebola and bird flu.Last year, I gave a talk at WIRED 2013​ on how anonymous and aggregated mobile phone data can be used to understand and combat the spread of infectious diseases. I described a study that we […]