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Alex Carchidi

Alex Carchidi


Alex began writing for the Fool in early 2020 and follows companies in the healthcare sector. Formerly a researcher in the biotech industry, he leverages his science background in his work as a writer and entrepreneur. His interests include exploring his hometown of Boston, traveling in Latin America, and value investing.

Recent articles

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3 Things About Abbott Laboratories That Smart Investors Know

It isn't a stock for the impatient.

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Here's What Investors Should Look for in Intuitive Surgical's Earnings Report

The biggest questions relate to how it's faring amid the omicron variant's disruption.

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2 Top Healthcare Stocks Ready for a Bull Run

Their performance in 2022 might be even better for them than 2021 was.

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Could Innovative Industrial Properties Stock Help You Retire a Millionaire?

Yes, if you're patient.

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Will Abbott Laboratories Be a Trillion-Dollar Stock by 2035?

Probably not, but it's possible.


Is Biogen a Buy After the Latest Aduhelm Disaster?

Only if you're (really) brave.

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Will Demand for Rapid COVID-19 Tests Help Abbott Laboratories Beat the Market in 2022?

It didn't work out that way in 2021.

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HEXO Stock: Bull vs. Bear

It might be able to outgrow its profitability issues, but the jury's still out.

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Better Buy: Novavax vs. Moderna

Both of these coronavirus vaccine innovators have plenty of upside in 2022.

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3 Healthcare Stocks to Buy and Hold for the Next 10 Years

Their products are indispensible, and their continued growth is nearly guaranteed.

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Buy and Hold This Unstoppable Growth Stock for the Next Decade

When it comes to raking in recurring revenue, this company is a king.

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Sundial Growers Stock: Bull vs. Bear

This stock isn't a slam dunk, but it could be ripe for a turnaround.


2 Under-the-Radar Biotech Picks to Buy For The Long Haul

These quiet biotechs are tightly focused and practically alone in their markets.

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Bristol Myers Squibb Stock: Bull vs. Bear

The next few years might be hard for shareholders expecting outperformance.

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Better Buy: Viatris vs. AbbVie

Both face headwinds -- and future opportunities.

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Could Intuitive Surgical Stock Hit $500 in 2022?

If it makes a major new announcement, it just might be possible.


3 Things About Novavax That Smart Investors Know

2022 will be a watershed year for the company in more ways than one.

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What Are the Best Vaccine Stocks to Own in 2022?

The most-advanced vaccine developers will continue to lead the pack.


This Wildly Undervalued Cannabis Stock Could Go Parabolic in 2022

This profitable growth stock is primed for success, and it's trading cheaply, too.

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2 Top Healthcare Stocks Ready for a Bull Run in 2022

They've strongly outperformed the market in the past, and they could easily do it again.