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Reviewing the Top Health Care Equities -- Research on IntelliPharmaCeutics, Delcath Systems, Valeant Pharma and Alkermes

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LONDON, March 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

On Thursday, March 20, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,319.29, up 0.27%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 0.67% to reach 16,331.05, and the S&P 500 closed at 1,872.01, up 0.60%. The gains were broad based as nine of ten sectors finished higher. The S&P 500 Health Care Sector Index finished the day 0.02% lower at 686.29, whereas, the index has advanced 0.77% in the last one month. Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on the following equities: IntelliPharmaCeutics International Inc. (NASDAQ: IPCI), Delcath Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: DCTH), Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. (NYSE: VRX) and Alkermes PLC (NASDAQ: ALKS). Free technical research on IPCI, DCTH, VRX and ALKS can be downloaded upon signing up at:


Shares in IntelliPharmaCeutics International Inc. recorded a trading volume of 1.42 million shares, as compared with a three months average volume of 0.63 million shares. The stock finished the day at $4.79, up 9.11% after trading between $4.34 and $4.83. IntelliPharmaCeutics International Inc.'s shares have surged 11.66% in the previous three trading sessions, 27.93% in the last one month, and 29.11% on YTD basis. The company's shares are trading above their 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $3.95 and $2.69, respectively. Additionally, shares of the company are trading at a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 59.87. Sign up today to read free research on IPCI at:


Delcath Systems Inc.'s shares recorded a trading volume of 19.28 million shares, as compared with a three months average volume of 4.66 million shares. The stock ended the day at $0.35, up 0.20% and recorded an intraday range of $0.34 - $0.42. Delcath Systems Inc.'s shares have gained 13.72% in the previous three trading sessions, 11.91% in the last one month, and 37.53% on YTD basis. The company's stock is trading above its 50-day moving average. Delcath Systems Inc.'s 200-day moving average of $0.35 is above the 50-day moving average of $0.32. Furthermore, the stock is trading at an RSI of 58.43. Sign up today to read free research on DCTH at:


Shares in Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. edged 0.28% lower to finish the day at $140.40. The stock recorded trading volume of 0.99 million shares as compared to a three months average volume of 1.60 million shares. The stock fluctuated between $139.08 and $141.97 during the session. Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc.'s shares have lost 0.35% in the previous three trading sessions, and 5.14% in the last one month, while gaining 19.59% on YTD basis. The company's stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $138.78 and $110.73, respectively. Moreover, the stock is trading at an RSI of 50.02. Sign up today to read free research on VRX at:


On Thursday, shares in Alkermes PLC gained 1.34%, closing the day at $47.51. The stock recorded trading volume of 1.26 million shares as compared to a three months average volume of 0.99 million shares. The stock fluctuated between $46.57 and $47.97 during the trading session. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 174.03. Alkermes PLC's shares have advanced 3.64% in the previous three trading sessions and 16.85% on YTD basis, while falling by 10.29% in the last one month. The company's stock is trading below its 50-day moving average. Alkermes PLC's 50-day moving average of $48.54 is above the 200-day moving average of $37.74. Additionally, the stock is trading at an RSI of 45.16. Sign up today to read free research on ALKS at:



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