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 >
TagsFood Health Care BIOTECH health Intellectual Property FDA Benefits of biotech crops Animal biotechnology BIO EVENT Biotechnology Industry Sustainability BIO Investor Forum biotechnology patent BIO biotech industry global food crisis business development agriculture Plant biotechnology
- Most Popular
Latest VideoWhat's Hot & What's Not in Oncology (a web panel co-sponsored by BIO and ShareVault) View All >