Stocks like Cerner and Illumina will benefit from megatrends in health-care IT, Eaton Vance's Yana Barton told CNBC.» Read More
Amgen and Celgene, looking to boost oncology offerings, announced separate deals for small biotech companies Thursday, the latest in what analysts expect to be a major wave of biotech mergers.
Stocks ended near session highs Wednesday, reversing their early declines, as the market cheered news that the Fed will not raise interest rates until at least 2014 in addition to maintaining its highly accommodative stance to support the recovery.
Cramer ticks off the many winning trades today.
Illumina landed squarely on Karen Finerman’s trader radar Wednesday with the company in the cross hairs of a hostile bid from Roche.
Keith Moore, MKM Partners, discusses how to play Roche's hostile bid for gene sequencer, Illumin, saying ILMN is likely to fight the takeover. Also an update on SanDisk's earnings, with the Fast Money crew.
Fast Money trader Karen Finerman explains what's behind Roche's tender offer for Illumina; and the best way to play the biotech takeout trend.
U.S. stock index futures struggled for direction Wednesday as investors digested a handful of corporate earnings and ahead of the Federal Reserve's policy statement.
Take a look at some of Wednesday morning's early movers:
Despite a failed attempt at the end of Friday's session to close the week out on a positive note, stocks finished higher on some tepid signs of recovery for the US economy.
The Fast Money traders discuss today's pops and drops. Also, sharing perspective on where the euro is headed, with Willie Williams, Societe General director.
Yes, it's time for "Mad Mail."
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
Shortly after being named top life sciences analyst, Derik De Bruin dropped by Fast Money with his top picks in the space.
Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Evergreen Solar and Elan popped while TiVo and Southwest dropped.
Investors can benefit from certain health care companies that will be boosted by the stimulus package, said Les Funtleyder, health care strategist of Miller Tabak.
It's still not clear what, if any, reform is going to come to health care in America, but Miller Tabak's Les Funtleyder is ready to play it. "There are some companies we like in the genetics space, which would benefit by increased NIH [National Institutes of Health] spending."
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Following are the day's biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Illumina popped while Posco dropped and more.
Analyst actions and corporate announcements were some of the catalysts behind the most actively traded stocks on Thursday.