Last year's bear market made many victims among even the most prominent corporations although growth stocks fared even worse than other categories of equities. Among this small group of outperformers are two healthcare leaders: biotech giant Vertex Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: VRTX) and medical device expert DexCom (NASDAQ: DXCM). Let's consider why Vertex Pharmaceuticals and DexCom are excellent stocks to buy.
Ultragenyx (RARE) possesses the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.
The healthcare industry has proven to be a remarkably resilient place to put capital to work in a wide range of environments. From life-saving medicines and therapies to vaccines, these are just a few examples of the essential products that healthcare companies make that render them particularly defensive investments in a bearish environment. AbbVie (NYSE: ABBV) is a pharmaceutical giant.