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Medical Devices: 5 Healthcare Stocks to Buy

The medical device excise tax doesn't appear to be a major stumbling block for these high-potential companies

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While makers of medical devices have stomached more than a year’s worth of an extra 2.3% tax on everything they sell making their wares a little less marketable, they’re still surviving after all.

healthcare-stocks-medical-devicesIndeed, given how well some of these healthcare stocks have performed so far in 2014, one has to wonder whether investors now believe they’ve overshot on their pessimism surrounding these stocks.

Either way, a handful of medical device makers are looking like great buys at their current prices, despite a nagging tax — part of Obama’s healthcare overhaul — that has been making life difficult for them since the beginning of 2013.

In no particular order, here’s a look at five appealing healthcare stocks dealing in medical devices:

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