EXAS

The Chart of the Day belongs to Exact Science (EXAS).  It is a repeat and if you had bought it the last time it was featured on 8/22 you would have made 45.48%.  I found the cancer screening stock by using Barchart to sort today's 52 Week High list first for the highest Weighted Alpha, then again for technical buy signal of 80% or more.  Since the Trend Spotter signaled a buy in 8/22 the stock gained 35.71%.

Exact Sciences Corporation uses applied genomics to develop effective, patient-friendly screening technologies for use in the detection of cancer. Certain of its technologies have been licensed to Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings for a stool-based DNA screening assay for colorectal cancer in the average-risk population. Colorectal cancer, which is the most deadly cancer among non-smokers, is generally curable if detected early. Despite the availability of colorectal cancer screening and diagnostic tests for more than twenty years, the rate of early detection of colorectal cancer remains low, and deaths from colorectal cancer remain high. EXACT Sciences believes its genomics-based technologies would help to enable detection of colorectal cancer so that more people can be effectively treated.


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