Health-and-Medicine

Does Pfizer Offer Good Value?

Over the past 12 months, Pfizer has underperformed the S&P 500 by a wide margin. The company is just 4.6% ahead of the benchmark over...

$1000 iWatch? Here's Why It Could Be a Steal


Will Apple's rumored smartwatch be a steal at $1000? Source: Business Insider/Sourcebits

When noted Apple analyst Ming Chi Kuo...

Is This the Answer to Expensive Hepatitis-C Cures?

The fierce battle over the hepatitis C space continued to intensify today, as the market received a huge amount of clinical trial data news,...

Merck Shouts "Me, Too!" But Will It Matter?

Merck  has rolled out impressive phase 2 data that shows that it too has a very compelling hepatitis C regimen that may eliminate the...

Today's Biotech Stocks to Watch: AbbVie Inc., Enanta Pharmaceuticals Inc. and Gilead Sciences

Let's take a look at today's top stories in biotech and health care. Keep an eye out for AbbVie , Enanta Pharmaceuticals and ...

2 Biotech Stocks to Watch: Merrimack Pharmaceuticals and Sunesis Pharmaceuticals

Although 2014 has gotten off to a rocky start for biotechs, a fair number of companies have exploded higher after reporting positive clinical...

The Latest Expense to Hit Utility Companies From the EPA

When the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) takes action regarding the use of toxic chemicals, the decisions are typically swift and have...

What are Grocers Doing When Faced with a Dry California?

The Golden State is thirsty these days and it's going to impact how much people will spend for food. California's drought will add the to the...

Intuitive Surgical, Inc. Malfunctions: Time to Buy?

Sometimes, it hurts a whole lot less if you just get it over with and rip off the bandage. Unfortunately, it probably doesn't feel that way...

Investing News: Can These International Expansions Juice Growth?

Cardiac device makers have struggled to reel in sales growth over the past few years as revenue from traditionally strong products such as...

Why Celladon Corp. Shares Are Pumped Up

Although we don't believe in timing the market or panicking over market movements, we do like to keep an eye on big changes -- just in...

3 Ways Wearable Technology Is Changing the World

Wearable technology is all the rage these days. From people sporting Google Glass on their morning run to fitness bands that track their...