Healthcare Stocks to Buy 2018 - Intrexon (XON) - A new stock to buy in 2018, I'm mentioning XON as my top
stock pick. XON recently formed a base below $20 and is now showing sign of life. Bill Miller, an early AMZN investor,
says that XON is the stock of the next decade. This is a synthetic biology company that is working to perfect multiple
products including a topical tattoo remover. XON can easily rally 50-100% in 2018.
Intrexon Corporation (Intrexon) forms collaborations to create biologically-based products and processes
using synthetic biology. The Company's domestic operations are in California, Florida, Maryland, and Virginia, and its primary
international operations are in Belgium and Hungary. The Company designs, builds and regulates gene programs, which are deoxyribonucleic
acid (DNA) sequences that consist of genetic components. The Company's synthetic biology capabilities include the ability
to control the amount, location and modification of biological molecules to control the function and output of living cells
and optimize for desired results at an industrial scale. The Company's technologies include UltraVector gene design and fabrication
platform, and its associated library of modular DNA components; Cell Systems Informatics; RheoSwitch inducible gene switch;
AttSite Recombinases; Protein Engineering; Laser-Enabled Analysis and Processing (LEAP), and ActoBiotics platform.
Healthcare Stock Picks
2018 - athenahealth (ATHN) ($142) - athenahealth (ATHN) is another healthcare stock to buy
in 2018 if we see a big correction back below $120. athenahealth
(ATHN) operates a cloud-based business of providing health records and medical billing online. This company has been
killing it over the last few years and we are still in the early innings of adoption. athenahealth (ATHN) is a volatile
health care stock so wait for the company to miss earnings and then start buying the stock. I'm giving ATHN a 2018 price
target of $210.
Best Healthcare Stocks 2018 - Humana (HUM) ($232)
- Buy HUM stock in 2018 if we see a big drop below $180. Humana (HUM) provides a wide range of healthcare services and
is a must own stock in the healthcare sector. The key is waiting for a large dip to buy in 2018.