Medivation (MDVN) in Focus: Stock Surges 11.2% - Tale of the Tape

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Medivation, Inc. ( MDVN ) was a big mover last session, as the company saw its shares surge a little over 11% on the day. This rise can be attributable to solid volume with far more shares changing hands than in a normal session. This continues the recent uptrend of the company, as the stock is now up 32.2% in the past one-month time frame.

In the last 30 days, the company did not witness any estimate revisions and the Zacks Consensus Estimate has remained unchanged. However, the recent rally high is encouraging, so make sure to keep a close watch on this firm in the near future.

Medivation currently has a Zacks Rank #1 (Hold) while its Earnings ESP is positive.

Some other players in the healthcare industry worth reckoning include Actelion Ltd. ( ALIOF ), Gentium S.p.A ( GENT ) and Affymetrix Inc. ( AFFX ). All these stocks hold the Zacks Rank as Medivation.

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Referenced Stocks: AFFX , ALIOF , GENT , MDVN

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