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Vanguard Healthcare Index (VDC) (Exp - 0.10%, Assets - 10.4 Bil, Yield - 2.0%)

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Name Symbol % Assets
Johnson & Johnson JNJ 8.47%
UnitedHealth Group Inc UNH 5.80%
Merck & Co Inc MRK 5.39%
Pfizer Inc PFE 5.06%
Abbott Laboratories ABT 3.56%
Medtronic PLC MDT 3.52%
Amgen Inc AMGN 3.14%
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc TMO 2.92%
AbbVie Inc ABBV 2.84%
Eli Lilly and Co LLY 2.40%

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iShares Evolved US Innovative Healthcare ETF (IEIH) -
 
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) 10.27%
Merck & Co Inc (MRK) 8.04%
Pfizer Inc (PFE) 6.56%
AbbVie Inc (ABBV) 5.26%
Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY) 5.15%
Celgene Corp (CELG) 4.93%
Amgen Inc (AMGN) 4.87%
Eli Lilly and Co (LLY) 4.58%
Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc (VRTX) 4.47%
Biogen Inc (BIIB) 4.29%

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HEALTHCARE -

Abbott Labs (ABT) - Diverse healthcare products (66 Bil) ------------------------------------- 2.2%
Acadia Healthcare (ACHC) - Behavioral healthcare services (5 Bil) ------------------------  0%
Cerner (CERN) - Health care information technology (25 Bil) ---------------------------------  0%
Chemed (CHE) - Hospice and palliative health care svs, Roto Rooter (1.7 Bil) ---------- 0.9%
Danaher (DHR) - Diverse healthcare related, other (80 Bil) ---------------------------------- 0.52%
DaVita (DVA) - Kidney dialysis services (18 Bil) ---------------------------------------------------  0%
Healthcare Services (HCSG) - Laundry + maint to h.care facil, dietary svcs (1.9 Bil) -- 2.3%
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) - Diverse healthcare related products (285 Bil) --------------- 2.8%
Mednax
(MD) - Neonatal and pediatric medicine, anesthesiology (8 Bil) -------------------  0%
Reckitt Benckiser (RBGLY) - Healthcare, hygiene, home care products, UK (62 Bil) -- 2.3%


HEALTHCARE - LONG TERM CARE -

Addus Homecare (ADUS) - Services for elderly and disabled (248 mil) -------------------  0%
Capital Senior Living (CSU) - Senior living communities (660 mil) -------------------------  0%
Ensign Group (ENSG) - Skilled nursing and rehabilitative services (746 mil) ------------ 0.85%


HEALTHCARE - REITS -

HCP Inc (HCP) - Healthcare facilities REIT (18 Bil) ---------------------------------------------- 6.2%
HealthCare REIT (HCN) - Heathcare related properties REIT (25 Bil) ---------------------- 5.2%
LTC Properties
(LTC) - Healthcare facilities REIT (1.8 Bil, Healthcare) -------------------- 4.8%
National Health Investors (NHI) - Healthcare facilities REIT (3 Bil) ------------------------ 6.1%
Omega Healthcare (OHI) - Healthcare facilities REIT (5 Bil) ---------------------------------- 3.7%
Ventas (VTR) - Healthcare facilities REIT (23 Bil) ------------------------------------------------ 3.3%


HEALTHCARE - MEDICAL DEVICES / EQUIPMENT -

Abiomed (ABMD) - Medical devices for cardiology (4.1 Bil) -----------------------------------  0%
Align Technology (ALGN) - Invisalign orthodontics (8.6 Bil) ---------------------------------- 0%
Atrion (ATRI) - Medical equipment and supplies (725 mil) ------------------------------------ 0.8%
Becton Dickinson (BDX) - Medical devices, instruments, reagents (29 Bil) -------------- 1.7%
Cantel Medical (CMN) - Medical equipment (2 Bil) ----------------------------------------------  0.2%
Cooper Companies (COO) - Contact lenses, medical devices for women's health (7.6 Bil)
CR Bard (BCR) - Medical, surgical, diagnostic products (11 Bil) ----------------------------- 0.6%
Cyberonics (CYBX) - Neuromodulation medical devices (1.8 Bil) ---------------------------  0%
Edwards Lifesciences (EW) - Medical devices, cardiac (37 Bil, 53) ------------------------- 0%
ICU Medical (ICUI) - Medical devices for infusion, oncology, critical care (1.8 Bil) -------  0%
Inogen (INGN) - Portable oxygen concentrators (1.5 Bil) ---------------------------------------- 0%
LeMaitre Vascular (LMAT) - Medical devices for peripheral vascular disease (244 mil) 1.2%
Mazor Robotics (MZOR) - Surgical guidance systems (781 mil)
ResMed (RMD) - Products for sleep apnea (10 Bil) ---------------------------------------------- 1.6%
Teleflex (TFX) - Single-use medical devices (5.7 Bil) -------------------------------------------- 1.0%
Thermo Fisher Scientific (TMO)- Analytical instruments, equipment, reagents(50 Bil)0.49%
Vascular Solutions (VASC) - Products for cardiology, catheter systems (609 mil) ------  0%
Varian Medical (VAR) - Medical devices for cancer, other conditions (8 Bil) --------------  0% 


HEALTHCARE - DISTRIBUTION -

Cardinal Health (CAH) - Drug and medical product distribution (27 Bil) -------------------- 1.8%
Dentsply (XRAY) - Dental products (7 Bil) ---------------------------------------------------------- 0.6%
Henry Schein (HSIC) - Dental / medical products (10 Bil) --------------------------------------  0%
McKesson (MCK) - Pharmaceutical distribution, medical supplies, IT services (53 Bil)  0.4%
Owens & Minor (OMI) - Distributor of medical and surgical supplies (2 Bil) --------------- 3.0%


HEALTHCARE - ANALYTICAL / RESEARCH -

Mettler-Toledo Intl (MTD) - Precision instruments for diverse applications (8.3 Bil) -----  0% 
Perkin Elmer (PKI) - Diverse analytical technologies, products, svcs (5 Bil) --------------- 0.6%
Sigma Aldrich (SIAL) - Chemicals, biochemicals, and equipment (17 Bil) ----------------- 0.7%  
Waters Corp (WAT) - Analytical instruments (10 Bil) ---------------------------------------------  0%


HEALTHCARE - CROs -


Icon PLC (ICLR) - Biopharma development outsourcing services (4.7 Bil) (Ireland) -----  0%
Parexel Intl (PRXL) - Biopharma development outsourcing services (3.9 Bil) -------------  0% 
Quintiles (Q) - Biopharma development outsourcing services (9 Bil) ------------------------  0%


HEALTHCARE - DIAGNOSTICS -

Abaxis (ABAX) - Blood analysis systems (1 Bil) -------------------------------------------------- 0.90
Agilent (A) - Bio analytical solutions and services (14 Bil) ------------------------------------- 0.9%
Bio-Rad Labs (BIO) - Biochemical analysis services for research, other (4.4 Bil) -------  0%
Bio-Techne (TECH) - Biotechnology products and diagnostics (4 Bil) ---------------------- 1.3%
Genomic Health (GHDX) - Genomic based lab services for cancer (815 mil) ------------  0%
Idexx Labs (IDXX) - Veterinary diagnostic products and services (6 Bil) -------------------  0%
Lab Corp of America (LH) - Diagnostic testing services (12 Bil) -----------------------------  0%
Neogen (NEOG) - Food safety testing (2 Bil) -------------------------------------------------------- 0%
NeoGenomics (NEO) - Cancer-focused testing laboratories (397 mil) ----------------------- 0%
Quest Diagnostics (DGX) - Diagnostic testing services (9.7 Bil) ---------------------------- 2.3% 


HEALTHCARE -  DRUGS -

AbbVie (ABBV) - (96 Bil) - Research unit from Abbott Labs ( Bil) ---------------------------- 3.4%
Amgen (AMGN) - Biotechnology (129 Bil) --------------------------------------------------------- 1.9%
AstraZeneca (AZN) - Pharmaceuticals (89 Bil) --------------------------------------------------- 2.7%
Biomarin
(BMRN) - Biotechnology (20 Bil) --------------------------------------------------------- 0%
Bristol Myers Squibb (BMY) - Parmaceuticals (104 Bil) --------------------------------------- 2.3%
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) - Pharmaceuticals (115 Bil) ------------------------------------------- 5.9%
Novartis (NVS) - Pharmaceuticals (244 Bil) ------------------------------------------------------- 2.9%
Novo Nordisk
(NVO) - Pharmaceuticals (129 Bil) ----------------------------------------------- 1.6%
Pfizer (PFE) - Pharmaceuticals (203 Bil) ----------------------------------------------------------- 3.4%
Taro Pharmaceuticals (TARO) - Pharmaceuticals, OTC, generic (Israel) (6 Bil) --------  0%
Valeant (VRX) - Pharmaceuticals, OTC products, medical devices(Canada) (80 Bil) ---  0% 
Zoetis (ZTS) - Veterinary drugs and vaccines (24 Bil) ------------------------------------------- 0.7%


HEALTHCARE - DRUG - MISC -

Cambrex (CBM) - Active pharmaceutical ingredients (1 Bil) ----------------------------------- 0%
West Pharmaceuticals (WST) - Drug packaging and delivery systems (4.1 Bil) ------- 0.81%


HEALTHCARE - DRUG DISTRIBUTION -

Amerisource Bergen (ABC) - Drug distribution (17 Bil) --------------------------------------- 1.25%
CVS Caremark (CVS) - Drugstores, retail products (91 Bil) ----------------------------------- 1.4%


HEALTHCARE - GENERIC DRUGS -

Dr. Reddy's Labs (RDY) - Generic drugs (9 Bil) -------------------------------------------------- 0.5%
Mylan Labs (MYL) - Generic drugs (25 Bil) --------------------------------------------------------  0%
Teva (TEVA) - Pharmaceuticals, Israel (53 Bil) --------------------------------------------------- 2.2%


HEALTHCARE
- ANTIBIOTICS -

Cellceutix (CTIX) - Antibiotics, infectious diseases, other (mil) ------------------------------- 0%
Cempra (CEMP) - Antibiotics (1.6 Bil) --------------------------------------------------------------- 0%


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MORE -
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HealthStream (HSTM) - Internet-based learning, talent mgt, and research solns
National Research (NRCIB) - Performance measurement services (258 mil)
Novadaq Technologies (NVDQ) - Fluorescence imaging products and devices, Canada
Perrigo (PRGO) - Generic / OTC drugs, consumer healthcare products (11 Bil)
PetMed Express (PETS) - Veterinary drugs and health products (264 mil)

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ACQUIRED -
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Allergan (AGN) - Generic drugs, other (acquired by Abbvie 2019)
Express Scripts (ESRX) - Phamacy benefit management (acquired by Cigna 2018)
VCA Antech (WOOF) - Veterinary hospitals (Mars)


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