A look at the many companies that benefit from the sufferers' ills.
Fearing the fiscal cliff-associated tax hikes, many investors have been dumping dividend stocks. They may have been making a big mistake.
Stocks are lower, extending the slide that began late Wednesday following Ben Bernanke's press conference.
Some pharma stocks could get a shot in the arm as CDC issues early warning.
The Big Pharma company and its partner Nektar added data to a phase III study of naloxegol that could have improperly changed results.
The revenue in question seems too small to make a difference.
The drug company is a defensive, income generator with added potential for capital gains.
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