How does the biotech sector performance rank against the 10 S&P sectors since the S&P500 peak back on October 9th, 2007? As of January 6th, 2010, the Nasdaq Biotech Index (NBI) outperformed all 10 sectors, including the overall healthcare sector and the other traditionally defensive sectors: utilities and consumer staples. The AMEX Biotech Index (BTK) had some unique events in 2009 that helped it not only outperform every sector, but remain in double digit positive territory (see my Jan 4th post).
Subscribe to our e-newsletterVIEW OUR CURRENT ISSUE >
TagsBenefits of biotech crops healthcare agriculture Food Biotechnology Industry public policy patent Health Care health BIOTECH biotechnology Intellectual Property climate change BIO Events USPTO Sustainability biotech industry Plant biotechnology FDA biofuels
- Most Popular
Latest VideoHans Schikan, CEO of Prosensa, on Rare Disease Drug Development View All >