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Hanger Orthopedic (hgr) Stock Research

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Generic strategies categorize companies by the scope and the strength of their business. Hanger Orthopedic does not have a definable strategy, therefore, it risks losing out to firms that concentrate on one particular competitive advantage. (read more).

Company Description: Hanger Orthopedic Group, Inc., founded in 1861, owns and operates some 636 orthotic and prosthetic (O&P) patient-care centers in 45 states. The company also distributes O&P devices and components to other providers and designs and manufactures products for patients suffering a loss of mobility due to strokes and mulltiple sclerosis. Hanger Orthopedic Group, Inc. is headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland. 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: . Hanger Orthopedic 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

A culture that experiments produces better long term value. Hanger Orthopedic's experimentations yield new products and services that outpace competitive threats. Hanger Orthopedic's strategy is to continuously improve. This helps to fend against competitive threats and increases shareholder returns.

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