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Abaxis (abax) Stock Research

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Company Description: Abaxis, Inc., founded in 1989, develops and manufactures portable blood analysis systems for use in human or veterinary patient-care settings. Customers for human medical market include military installations, physicians, home care providers, nursing homes, hospitals, and blood draw stations. Veterinary market customers include animal hospitals and emergency clinics, universities, and pharmaceutical and bioTechnology research companies. Headquart4ered in Union City, California, Abaxis sells products throughout the United States. Update

Market Research Update

Health Care Industry Research & Analysis: The health care industry depends on the care of health-related services by professionals for the benefit of patients. Medical device markers, insurance companies, pharmaceutical drug developers and government institutions are major participants in the treatment of sick, injured and disabled patients. Health Care Trading Strategy: Health Care stocks tend to be less sensitive to economic changes. Look for undervalued health care investments at any point in the business cycle when stock prices are low. However, biotech, employment staffing and insurance companies may all decrease during recessions for different reasons. Government intervention is another important factor in health care investments, since government spending in health care is a very large portion of overall health care spending. When governments change spending plans, different sub-sectors in the industry are significantly affected. Upward sloping stock charts and financial news may indicate a selling opportunity while the opposite means that stocks are becoming undervalued.

Industry Sub Sector: . Abaxis is a dominant industry leader due to its personnel, experience and financial strengths. Industry leaders are difficult to compete against, which decreases business and investor risks.

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Strategy Analysis Update

Abaxis's business strategy is to keep things simple. Clearly-defined strategies lower business risks by staying within their areas of expertise. Abaxis's strategy is to continuously improve. This helps to fend against competitive threats and increases shareholder returns.

Strategy: Abaxis has a narrow focus that serves a particular customer niche with either a unique product or with a low cost advantage over competitors. (read more). Competitive Advantages:

Financial Analysis Update

Abaxis has consistent operating results. This lowers the risk that Abaxis will suddenly have difficulty and it increases investor confidence in the value they place on each share.

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