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Top 5 Companies in the Life Sciences Tools & Services Industry with the Best Relative Performance (PKI , ILMN , A , NEO , WAT )

By James Quinn

We looked at the Life Sciences Tools & Services industry and measured relative performance to find the top stocks. Relative outperformance is a bullish sign of underlying fundamental and technical strength. We look at yesterday's price action of all companies in this peer group.

Perkinelmer Inc (NYSE:PKI ) ranks first with a gain of 2.79%; Illumina Inc (NASDAQ:ILMN ) ranks second with a gain of 0.68%; and Agilent Tech Inc (NYSE:A ) ranks third with a gain of 0.37%.

Neogenomics Inc (NASDAQ:NEO ) follows with a loss of 0.07% and Waters Corp (NYSE:WAT ) rounds out the top five with a loss of 0.08%.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Illumina Inc on April 16th, 2018 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $245.46. Since that recommendation, shares of Illumina Inc have risen 42.8%. We continue to monitor Illumina Inc for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

Keywords: relative performance perkinelmer inc illumina inc agilent tech inc neogenomics inc waters corp

Ticker(s): PKI ILMN A NEO WAT