Pharmaceutical Stocks

Pharmaceutical stocks have grown tremendously as medicine advances. With diseases like diabetes and even Ebola affecting more and more of the population, pharmaceutical companies are racing to find cures – further  advancing medicine and driving their stock prices up. Corporations like Pfizer (NYSE:PFE) and Gilead Sciences (NASDAQ:GILD) are leading the charge against disease but smaller companies such as Myland (NASDAQ:MYL) are interesting investments as well.

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