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Posts Tagged ‘Biopharmaceutical’

Vanda Pharmaceuticals Getting Added to S&P 600

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Indices such as the Dow Jones Industrial Average, the S&P 500, and the Nasdaq Composite are crucial to the traders as they are used to gauge how the market is performing.  They are also widely used in funds such mutual funds and exchange-traded funds. In recent news, the medical tech company Inogen (NASDAQ:INGN) is set…

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2 Healthcare Sector Movers for the Day

The healthcare sector is one of the biggest industries in the United States which adds roughly $1.136 trillion to the country’s GDP annually.  Today, two stocks in the sector moved a bit, let’s see why: Corbus Pharmaceuticals Holdings (NASDAQ:CRBP) Shares of Corbus Pharmaceuticals Holdings have soared to highs of nearly 44% gains since yesterday’s closing…

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Why Viking Therapeutics Has Almost Doubled in Price Today

There is a lot of volume flooding towards Viking Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:VKTX) sending the price to highs of 180% gains on the day.  Shares of VKTX closed at $10.40 per share yesterday and opened back up at $19.90 this morning.  Prices rose to highs of $24 in the beginning of the day. This solid price…

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Two Biotech Stocks for the End of 2018

Cara Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:CARA) Cara Therapeutics is a small clinical-stage biotechnology company with a market cap currently under $700 million.  They are currently working on a drug to be used for treating chronic kidney disease-associated pruritus (CKD-aP) which affects a majority of dialysis patients.  The company has recently partnered up with Vifor Fresenius Medical Care…

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GlaxoSmithKline To Lay Off 650 Jobs Across the Nation

Drug maker GlaxoSmithKline (NYSE:GSK), a British pharmaceutical company headquartered in Brentford, London, has revealed it will be slashing many jobs. The company has disclosed the layoffs which are a part of an efficiency plan that the company had previously announced. The job cuts will effect 100 employees of the commercial operation in Research Triangle Park,…

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