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Shares of Atara Biotherape Rank the Highest in Terms of Relative Performance in the Biotechnology Industry (ATRA , NBIX , ALNY , UTHR , EXAS )

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the top five companies in the Biotechnology industry as measured by relative performance. This analysis was compiled based on yesterday's trading activity as we search for stocks that have the potential to outperform.

Atara Biotherape (NASDAQ:ATRA ) ranks first with a gain of 4.34%; Neurocrine Biosc (NASDAQ:NBIX ) ranks second with a gain of 3.69%; and Alnylam Pharmace (NASDAQ:ALNY ) ranks third with a gain of 3.60%.

United Therapeut (NASDAQ:UTHR ) follows with a gain of 2.80% and Exact Sciences (NASDAQ:EXAS ) rounds out the top five with a gain of 2.36%.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Exact Sciences on July 29th, 2019 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $110.05. Since that call, shares of Exact Sciences have fallen 5.1%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

Keywords: relative performance atara biotherape neurocrine biosc alnylam pharmace united therapeut exact sciences