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Stockwatch: Pie in the Sky

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Executive Summary

Gilead Sciences provided a mid-week earnings announcement explaining that all its major products sold well last quarter, including nearly $140m from the recently launched Sovaldi (sofosbuvir) for HCV infection, culminating in a slight beat of analysts' consensus earnings estimates. Having dominated HIV therapy, Gilead looks likely to do the same thing with HCV and even add a further string to its bow: oncology (scripintelligence.com, 5 February 2014).

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