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Keith Speights

Keith Speights


Keith began writing for the Fool in 2012 and focuses primarily on healthcare investing topics. His background includes serving in management and consulting for the healthcare technology, health insurance, medical device, and pharmacy benefits management industries.

Recent articles

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Why Novavax Stock Jumped Nearly 10% Today

A rising stock market and continued excitement over last week's positive clinical results lifted the biotech higher.

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The 3 Most Important Numbers in HEXO's Horrible Q2 Results

HEXO reported two really problematic metrics and one encouraging result in its Q2 update.

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Johnson & Johnson to Begin Testing a Coronavirus Vaccine in Humans by September

J&J's coronavirus vaccine program is moving even faster than the company anticipated.

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Have $5,000 to Invest? 3 Stocks to Buy Right Now That Should Make You a Fortune

These three stocks have enormous markets that they've only begun to penetrate.

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My Top Healthcare Stocks to Buy in the Market Crash

Profitable. Great revenue and earnings growth. Strong market potential. These stocks check off all the boxes.

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My Top Growth Stocks to Buy in the Market Crash

The coronavirus pandemic has made these stocks even more attractive than they already were.

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Have $1,000 to Invest? 3 Great High-Yield Dividend Stocks to Buy Right Now

The time is now to lock in attractive dividend yields with these three stocks.

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Should You Buy These 3 Buffett Stocks Now?

Warren Buffett loves these stocks. Maybe you should, too.

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The 3 Most Resilient Stocks in the Bear Market Today

These stocks have soared while the overall market tanked. But are they buys?

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Why Inovio Pharmaceuticals Stock Soared Today

Investors like the biotech's good news from a phase 2 clinical trial.

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3 Dirt-Cheap Healthcare Stocks to Buy Right Now

Bargain prices and tremendous growth prospects make these stocks really attractive.

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Why Green Thumb Industries' Marijuana Sales Soared in Q4

But the news wasn't as great for the U.S. cannabis operator's bottom line.

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Bristol Myers Squibb's Multiple Sclerosis Drug, a Potential Blockbuster, Wins FDA Approval

But the big drugmaker will delay its commercial launch due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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3 Big Pharma Stocks Plunging the Most During the Coronavirus Stock Market Crash: Are They Buys?

As a Magic 8-ball might say, "Signs point to yes."

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Better Coronavirus Stock: Gilead Sciences vs. Moderna

They're leading the pack in developing a COVID-19 treatment and a novel coronavirus vaccine. But one is the better stock to buy right now.

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Should You Buy These 3 Dirt-Cheap Stocks?

A stock can be cheap but not be a bargain. At least two of these stocks appear to be both.

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3 Great Stocks to Buy Even If the Stock Market Plunges Again

The market might take you for a roller-coaster ride, but these stocks will be long-term winners no matter what happens next.

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3 Reasons Pharma Stocks Are a Buy Right Now

The coronavirus outbreak has made shares of top drugmakers more attractive than they've been in a quite a while.

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Better Coronavirus Stock: Regeneron or Roche?

Both companies are fighting the coronavirus pandemic on multiple fronts. Here's which stock is the better pick for long-term investors.


Should You Invest in These 3 Buffett Stocks at Discount Prices?

These three Warren Buffett stocks appear to be dirt cheap. But are they buys?