This Week's Top 5 Stock Contest Leaders

Who's in the lead for our "Diagnose the Dow!" healthcare stock-picking contest? With only a month to go, only a handful of contestants have chosen stocks that are in positive territory. If you think you can do better, sign up and play for your chance to win an iPad.

How are your healthcare stock picks faring in the Physician’s Money Digest "Diagnose the Dow!" contest?

With only a month to go before the contest ends, just a handful of contestants have chosen stocks that are in positive territory. Here are this week’s top performers:

User Name

Total Return

nross

2.87%

money235

1.85%

jhotchkiss

1.64%

mirandamd

0.80%

hong9963

0.38%

Think you can do better? Then log in to your account, click on the "Make a Trade" tab and choose your healthcare stock! If you haven’t chosen your stock pick yet, there’s still time. (If you need help with your user name or password, send an email request to tcullen@hcplive.com.)

Not sure which stocks to pick? You can find a list of the most frequently traded stocks in the Dow Jones U.S. Healthcare Index here. You'll also find tips and advice on investing in healthcare sector in our weekly game newsletter. And check back in with Physician's Money Digest each week for a wrap-up of the biggest deals, and winners and losers, in the healthcare sector.

So what are you waiting for? Log in to your account and choose your healthcare stock picks now. You could win a new iPad!

No purchase necessary. Odds of winning depend on the number of entries received. The Physician's Money Digest "Diagnose the Dow!" healthcare stock-picking contest is open from Sept. 27, 2010 through Dec. 10, 2010. For full contest rules, visit PMDStocks.com.