NEW YORK (Real Money) — A couple times a week, I check my sector scans to get a sense of which are home to the largest number of top-performing stocks. For the past several weeks, the number of companies from the health care sector has far outweighed the runner-up consumer sector.
Earlier this week, I wrote about a couple of smaller stocks with charts showing some potential, but the leaders run the gamut when it comes to market cap.
One longtime standout that remains a winner is Alexion Pharmaceuticals, which is up 30% so far this year. Between July and March, the stock notched gains every month. It’s not surprising to see the shares finally in consolidation mode, having pulled back from their March 23 all-time high of $95.01. …
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