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Allergan Inc. (AGN) in Focus: Stock Rises 5.65% - Tale of the Tape

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Allergan Inc. ( AGN ) was a big mover last session as the company saw its shares rise over 5% on the day. This rally higher can be attributable to solid volume too with far more shares changing hands than in a normal session. This stock, trading in a volatile price range of $156.12 to $169.91 in the past one-month time frame, showed a pick-up yesterday at $167.46.

The company has seen 11 positive revisions in the past one month, while its Zacks Consensus Estimate moved higher over the past moved higher over the same timeframe, suggesting that more solid trading could be ahead for the company. So make sure to keep an eye on this stock going forward to see if this recent move higher can last.

Allergan Inc. currently has a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) while its Earnings ESP is negative.

Other players in the healthcare industry include Myriad Genetics Inc. ( MYGN ), Gilead Sciences Inc. ( GILD ) and ANI Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ( ANIP ), all carrying the same rank as Allergan.

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