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Big Pharma's Biggest Winners

In the following video, Fool contributor Maxxwell Chatsko talks with health care analyst Max Macaluso and recaps the latest earnings results from the pharmaceutical industry. These companies each saw healthy gains in operating results and have big upcoming launches, such as Invokana from Johnson & Johnson  (NYSE: JNJ  ) and Eliquis from Pfizer  (NYSE: PFE  ) . Nonetheless, investors will need to keep a long-term focus when viewing these complex pharmaceutical giants.

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Maxx Chatsko

Maxx has been a contributor to since 2013 focusing on renewable energy, renewable fuels, agriculture, and engineered biology. He graduated from SUNY-ESF (2012) with a Bachelor of Science in Bioprocess Engineering and from Carnegie Mellon University (2016) with a Master of Science in Materials Science & Engineering.

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