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Biotech investors up big amid bubble talk – CNBC.com

Others note continued opportunity in biotech.Robert Christian, who analyzes hedge funds as head of research at K2 Advisors and Franklin Templeton Solutions, said biotech stock-focused managers stand out as one of his favorite strategies among the few dozen he tracks.Christian’s optimism rests on what he called exciting new technologies that justify higher company valuations.”Biotech used to be about making life […]

Expert: Biogen Is Closing In On The 'Holy Grail' For Biotech Stocks …

Related BIIBBiogen Continues To Decline After Friday’s RoutDid The AAN Meeting Affect Biogen, PTC Therapeutics, GW Pharma Or Isis Pharma?Synageva Q1 Loss Narrower-than-Expected, Pipeline in Focus – Analyst Blog(Zacks)In this week’s episode, Estimize is joined by Joe McCann, a former biotech analyst at CR Intrinsic and the CEO of Slingshot Insights.In the episode, Joe discusses Biogen Inc (NASDAQ: BIIB) new […]

3 Biotech Stocks Still Attractive After Monday's Sell-Off – April 28 …

The biotech segment has been growing well surpassing all expectations until Monday when shares slipped significantly. The NASDAQ Biotechnology Index ^NBI and NYSE ARCA BIOTECH INDEX ^BTK had gained 16.7% and 18.7%, respectively, til Apr 24 but both declined more than 4% on Monday after disappointing news from several biotech companies.Just when news of several mergers & acquisitions, product approvals […]

The biotech sector looks an awful lot like a bubble (IBB, BIIB, AMGN, CS)

Wikimedia CommonsThere is probably a bubble in biotech stocks. In a big note on published on Friday, analysts at Credit Suisse ask if we’re in a biotech bubble, and answer that no, it’s not a bubble, merely a “new era” for biotech stocks. Which is exactly what it sounds like when something is a bubble. Credit Suisse hinges its argument on what it […]

Biotech bubble, March 27 – Business Insider

Wikimedia CommonsThere is probably a bubble in biotech stocks. In a big note on published on Friday, analysts at Credit Suisse ask if we’re in a biotech bubble, and answer that no, it’s not a bubble, merely a “new era” for biotech stocks. Which is exactly what it sounds like when something is a bubble. Credit Suisse hinges its argument on what it […]

An analyst arguing that biotech is NOT in a bubble sort of makes the case that it IS in a bubble

View gallery.(Wikimedia Commons)There is probably a bubble in biotech stocks. 
In a big note on published on Friday, analysts at Credit Suisse ask if we’re in a biotech bubble, and answer that no, it’s not a bubble, merely a “new era” for biotech stocks. Which is exactly what it sounds like when something is a bubble. Credit Suisse hinges its argument on what […]

How to trade the riskiest stock out there – CNBC.com

On a weak day for the markets Wednesday, one of the year’s worst performers proved to be a bright spot.Lumber Liquidators was up more than 10 percent and traded 57,000 options contracts. That might not seem like a lot compared to the Apples and Facebooks of the world, but it is substantially more than its much larger home improvement store […]

Biotech stocks have been getting destroyed, but one analyst says the sell off is 'misguided' (IBB, ALXN, BIIB, VRTX …

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Mar. 26, 2015, 8:22 AM
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Wikimedia CommonsSome investors have been worried about a bubble in biotech stocks, and Wednesday’s sell off seemed to prove those fears.Biotech stocks fell more than 3%, their biggest one-day drop this year.But the industry is still one of the best-performing in the market: it’s up 35% over the past 12 months and 9.3% year-to-date, compared to year-to-date gains […]

One analyst is convinced the biotech stock plunge … – Business Insider

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Mar. 26, 2015, 8:22 AM
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Wikimedia CommonsSome investors have been worried about a bubble in biotech stocks, and Wednesday’s sell off seemed to prove those fears.Biotech stocks fell more than 3%, their biggest one-day drop this year.But the industry is still one of the best-performing in the market: it’s up 35% over the past 12 months and 9.3% year-to-date, compared to year-to-date gains […]

ETF Investing: Biotech stocks on pace to snap 8-day win streak as warnings abound

ShutterstockNEW YORK (MarketWatch)—Biotech stocks slumped Monday, with the largest biotech ETF down about 1.7% and on track to snap an eight-session winning streak.The slide comes as some market watchers warn that biotech shares have enjoyed a great run-up and could be due for a drop.“Biotech must be slaughtered” is how a post over at the iBankCoin blog puts it.How low […]