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Relatively Good Performance Detected in Shares of Dermira in the Pharmaceuticals Industry (DERM , CTLT , PCRX , AERI , MRK )

By Shiri Gupta

Here are the top 5 stocks in the Pharmaceuticals industry ranked by performance. We compiled the trading activity from yesterday and then analyzed the industry looking for stocks that were outperforming. This is what we found:

Dermira (NASDAQ:DERM ) ranks first with a gain of 2.59%; Catalent Inc (NYSE:CTLT ) ranks second with a gain of 2.05%; and Pacira Pharmaceu (NASDAQ:PCRX ) ranks third with a gain of 1.94%.

Aerie Pharmaceut (NASDAQ:AERI ) follows with a gain of 1.89% and Merck & Co (NYSE:MRK ) rounds out the top five with a gain of 1.39%.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Merck & Co on April 16th, 2018 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $58.21. Since that recommendation, shares of Merck & Co have risen 20.0%. We continue to monitor Merck & Co for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

Keywords: relative performance dermira catalent inc pacira pharmaceu aerie pharmaceut Merck & Co

Ticker(s): DERM CTLT PCRX AERI MRK