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Shares of Amicus Therapeut Rank the Highest in Terms of Relative Performance in the Biotechnology Industry (FOLD , KPTI , EXAS , LGND , AGIO )

By David Diaz

Here are the top 5 stocks in the Biotechnology 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:

Amicus Therapeut (NASDAQ:FOLD ) ranks first with a gain of 7.09%; Karyopharm Thera (NASDAQ:KPTI ) ranks second with a gain of 5.99%; and Exact Sciences (NASDAQ:EXAS ) ranks third with a gain of 5.90%.

Ligand Pharm (NASDAQ:LGND ) follows with a gain of 5.03% and Agios Pharmaceut (NASDAQ:AGIO ) rounds out the top five with a gain of 4.77%.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Agios Pharmaceut on July 3rd, 2019 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $46.69. Since that call, shares of Agios Pharmaceut have fallen 29.6%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

Keywords: relative performance amicus therapeut karyopharm thera exact sciences ligand pharm agios pharmaceut