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Biotech / Medical
Ocular Sciences (OCLR)
An SI Board Since February 1999
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Emcee:  EyeDrMike Type:  Unmoderated
Ocular Sciences came public just a short while ago.

At the time, the majority of their business was in the U.S.

They have since expanded into Europe, and were just approved in the Japanese market this past week. Japan has the second largest contact lens market.

Ocular Sciences has the best disposable contact lens on the market, IMO. And they make a broad range of lenses. They also acquired American Hydron, which also makes a good and diversified line of lenses.

OCLR got a buy and strong buy recommendation this past week, had good earnings reported recently, and is near support here. Looks like downside risk is low.
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36RWR, if you're still around, do you have an opinion on OCLR now that it'Paul Senior-11/18/2002
35Thanks, RWR. I'll check out QLTI. eom.Paul Senior-4/25/2001
34Late reply/comment but have been "busy" with vacation and general mayhRWReeves-4/25/2001
33RWR, thanks again for your posts on OCLR. I've decided to take my 50% profiPaul Senior-3/25/2001
32Appreciate your OCLR opinion, RWR. Thanks. (I've taken a small, exploratorPaul Senior-9/5/2000
31OCLR is an easy buy for me. P/E is about 6 trailing. It's 5 if you look at RWReeves-9/1/2000
30RWR, I'm considering starting a position in OCLR now. Do you (or anyone elsPaul Senior-8/28/2000
29Broke through 12 today into the 11's. Still holding my 12's and plan to RWReeves-7/7/2000
28OCLR requires some degree of patience. If it went to the doghouse 8-10 range agaRWReeves-6/30/2000
27Okay, RWR, I've started nibbling on OCLR in 12 range also. Paul S.Paul Senior-6/30/2000
26 Thanks, RWR. Appreciate the opinion. I'll continue to monitor the stock. Paul Senior-6/10/2000
25 Yep, been trading OCLR for the last year. Seems like nobody cares about the EarRWReeves-6/10/2000
24 Anyone here adding to their position in OCLR now? The way I see it: WJCO was wPaul Senior-6/4/2000
23 The stock is generating plenty of excitement. Wesley Jesson will likely pay in Manish Aurora-5/14/2000
22 Wessley Jennsen has got its clearance from anti trust for the merger which shouFred McCutcheon-5/7/2000
21 Still holding? I bot a little this morning. SIer formerly known as Joe B.-4/10/2000
20 looks good, new deals end of 1999, and so much demand, they cant keep up.EyeDrMike-1/20/2000
19 Major Technical Breakout on OCLR today. Broke a triple top at $20 (actually topNanchate-1/20/2000
18 Short term and day traders are always near sighted. The article just confirms Alan Villalon-6/15/1999
17 Clueless Investor Did fear beat up Ocular Sciences? By Barbara C. CostanzaEyeDrMike-6/11/1999
16 I have been following VISX, the leader in eye surgery, and they stock is definiAlan Villalon-6/10/1999
15 I daytraded this stock today. Never heard of it before. Very interesting actiKM-6/10/1999
14 The trend is toward laser eye surgery, contact lens is going down the drain. Itdragonpawn-6/10/1999
13 If everyone in the country decided tomorrow to have laser surgery, it would takEyeDrMike-6/10/1999
12 The laser eye surgery will put OCLR's future in japardy. The stock price isdragonpawn-6/10/1999
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