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There are certainly reasons to think the biotech stock is overpriced right now.

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The writing could already be on the wall.

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What healthcare executives are saying so far about the impact of the coronavirus variant on their businesses is reassuring.

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The giant drugmaker just landed another big supply deal.

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Is It Too Late to Buy Novavax Stock?

The answer is in the first two letters of the vaccine maker's name.

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How in the World Is Moderna Valued at More Than Half of Pfizer's Market Cap?

There are four possible answers.

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It's only a maybe for now.

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There's no guarantee that the biotech's share price will continue climbing.

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The market's pessimism about these diagnostics stocks appeared unrelated to company-specific news.

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The vaccine stock benefited from two positive developments.

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Moderna's Big Step Toward Dominating the Vaccine Market

It's still only an early step, though.

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Why Ocugen Stock Skyrocketed 339% in the First Half of 2021

The big jump resulted from the company's partnership with Bharat Biotech to commercialize COVID-19 vaccine Covaxin.

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Why Novavax Stock Soared 90% in the First Half of 2021

Investors were increasingly confident that the company's COVID-19 vaccine would be successful.

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What Pfizer, BioNTech, and Moderna Are Doing to Fight the Deadly Delta Variant

The short answer: A lot.

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How Johnson & Johnson's COVID Vaccine Is Making a Comeback

Things are finally looking up for the healthcare giant's COVID-19 vaccine.

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