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These companies are helping change medicine; they could make boatloads of money along the way.
Moderna (NASDAQ: MRNA) used to be a stock market star, climbing 1,700% from the start of 2020 through July of 2021. Investors liked that, and it clearly showed in the stock performance. After all, the vaccine is Moderna's only product right now, and demand for it has declined.