BCW Index Rises as Four Firms Reach 52-Week Highs

The BioCommerce Week Index posted a healthy 2.56 percent gain for the five-day trading period ended Tuesday, as four components of the 15-company Index hit 52-week highs. Agilent, Bio-Rad, Qiagen, and Sigma-Aldrich all touched yearly highs during the tracking period. Agilent has been hovering within a couple of dollars of its 52-week high for the past few weeks.

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