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Health Care Equities Analysis -- Research on Keryx Biopharma, Rigel Pharma, Sanofi and Impax Laboratories

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LONDON, March 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

On Tuesday, March 18, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,333.31, up 1.25%, the S&P 500 advanced 0.72% to 1,872.25, and the Dow Jones Industrial Average closed at 16,336.19, up 0.55%. The gains were broad based as nine out of ten sectors ended the session in positive. The S&P 500 Health Care Sector Index finished the day at 688.96, up 1.17%, and the same has advanced 1.47% in the last one month. Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on the following equities: Keryx Biopharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: KERX), Rigel Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: RIGL), Sanofi (NYSE: SNY) and Impax Laboratories Inc. (NASDAQ: IPXL). Free technical research on KERX, RIGL, SNY and IPXL can be downloaded upon signing up at:

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On Tuesday, shares in Keryx Biopharmaceuticals Inc. surged 3.07% to close at $15.45. A total of 1.45 million shares were traded, which is below the three months average volume of 2.83 million. The company's shares oscillated between $15.04 and $15.51 during the trading session. Keryx's shares has fallen by 0.96% in the last one month, while the same has gained 1.71% in the previous three trading session and 19.31% on YTD basis. The company's shares are trading above their 50-day and 200-day moving averages. Keryx Biopharmaceuticals Inc.'s 50-day moving average of $15.04 is above the 200-day moving average of $11.29. Furthermore, the company's stock is trading at the Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 44.63. Sign up today to read free research on KERX at:

http://www.investor-edge.com/336-KERX-19Mar2014.pdf

Shares in Rigel Pharmaceuticals Inc. recorded a trading volume of 1.57 million shares, as compared with a three months average volume of 1.12 million shares. The stock ended the day at $4.70, up 5.62% after vacillating between $4.40 and $4.80. Rigel Pharmaceuticals Inc.'s shares have rallied 17.21% in the previous three trading sessions, 47.34% in the last one month, and 64.91% on YTD basis. The company's shares are trading above their 50-day and 200-days moving averages. Rigel Pharmaceuticals Inc.'s 50-day moving average of $3.46 is above the 200-day moving average of $3.38. Additionally, shares of the company are trading at the Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 62.85. Sign up today to read free research on RIGL at:

http://www.investor-edge.com/336-RIGL-19Mar2014.pdf

On Tuesday, Sanofi's stock edged 0.68% higher, finishing the session at $50.41. The stock recorded trading volume of 2.18 million shares as compared to a three months average volume of 1.67 million shares. The stock fluctuated between $50.21 and $50.68 during the session. Sanofi's shares have advanced 1.41% in the previous three trading session, while the same has fallen by 0.04% in the last one month and 6.00% on YTD basis. The company's shares are trading below their 50-day and 200-day moving averages. Sanofi's 200-day moving average of $51.20 is above the 50-day moving average of $50.46. Moreover, the stock is trading at the Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 44.86. Sign up today to read free research on SNY at:

http://www.investor-edge.com/336-SNY-19Mar2014.pdf

Shares in Impax Laboratories Inc. saw a trading volume of 0.59 million shares, as compared with a three months average volume of 0.57 million shares. The stock ended the day at $27.84, down 0.25% and at an intraday range of $27.58 and $28.05. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 28.84. Impax Laboratories Inc.'s shares have gained 5.02% in the previous three trading sessions, 16.88% in the last one month, and 10.74% on YTD basis. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. Impax Laboratories Inc.'s 50-day moving average of $24.76 is above the 200-day moving average of $22.04. Furthermore, the stock is trading at the Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 67.67. Sign up today to read free research on IPXL at:

http://www.investor-edge.com/336-IPXL-19Mar2014.pdf

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