Medical Stocks

‘Boardwalk Empire,’ Obamacare and Healthcare Stocks

The Prohibition era has lessons for today's investors. Soon, Washington will be the only healthcare player in town. That's when you short these stocks. More 

Biotech Movers: Regeneron Pops, 3 Flop

While Regeneron soared on behind its macular degeneration treatment, Dynavax, Navidea and AspenBio suffered serious setbacks. More 

2 Scenarios for Healthcare Stocks After Election Day

Their fortunes will depend greatly on which candidate wins -- and whether the GOP or the Democrats control the Senate. More 

4 Health Care Stocks You Should Know About

They're all strong players in the often-overlooked specialized health care area, and they range in size from a large cap to a micro-cap. More 

Banking on Buyouts in Biotech: Is It Smart?

Unless you really understand medicine, it's a very risky game. The chances of a little company scoring big and getting bought out are usually slim. More 

Medtronic Meets Q1 Forecasts With Higher Profit

Medtronic posted higher fiscal first-quarter earnings that matched Wall Street predictions and reiterated its earnings outlook for the year. More 

5 Health Care Mutual Funds to Buy

As the baby boomers get creakier, health care is sure to flourish. These funds are a good way to get into this must-have sector. More