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Health Care Stocks Poised for a Recovery


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Health Care Stocks Poised for a Recovery

Many healthcare stocks have been on a rollercoaster ride over the last few years, buffeted by both positive and negative forces.  Among the positive forces are long-term demographic trends and advancements in medical technology.  Some of the most negative forces emanate from Washington, including the complexities of ObamaCare and the possibility of cuts to Medicare and Medicaid.

The stocks named in the subscriber-restricted article represent a diverse group of companies in the healthcare area.  Most of them have been riding the rollercoaster downwards for a while, but all of them have the potential to bottom out and begin to climb again in the coming months.

George Putnam's March 2013 Turnaround Letter article hand picks ten diverse healthcare stocks with potential to bottom out and—most importantly—begin improving stock performance in the coming months.



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Harnessing Activists to Help Find Turnaround Stocks

Activist investors often produce attractive returns for their clients; and you can still use their influence to help your position as a turnaround investor in two ways: Buy a position in a stock with the expectation that an activist will soon follow or buy after an activist takes a stake.


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While one of the many dozens of activist funds might find their way to selecting your particular stock, this approach is likely to be frustrating and unrewarding. A better approach is to buy after the activist makes their move. Once an activist takes a stake in a company, how do you evaluate whether it is worthwhile to follow on? Admittedly, this is a bit of an art... Learn how you can harness the power of activist investors to find market-beating turnaround stocks.

Turnaround Letter Stock Pick Named Top Performer of 2017


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What Last Year's Top Stock Pickers Are Buying in 2018


This Forbes write-up follows up on the recent Top Stock Tips report--naming The Turnaround Letter's Crocs recommendation the top performer of 2017: With 90% gains, CROX beat out 100 other investment ideas included in the report; and the stock continues to have value investing appeal, according to Putnam.


George notes, "We see additional upside for the stock in 2018 as management's efforts continue to bear fruit, though the gains will likely be more muted than we saw in 2017."