biotech

Trevena Soars on Positive Phase 2 Results

Trevena, Inc. (NASDAQ: TRVN) is watching its shares soar in Monday’s after-hours session on news of a positive phase 2 trial. The company announced positive data from its randomized, double-blind, ...
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Eggs, Meat Prices Fall in July

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) released its preliminary report on July farm prices Monday afternoon. The all-products price index fell 5.7% month-over-month to 99, with the crop production index ...
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investing

Bicapital Prepares For IPO

Bicapital Corporation filed an amended F-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) regarding its initial public offering (IPO). There were no terms given in the filing but ...
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Is the BioLife Move Sustainable?

BioLife Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ: BLFS) is up solidly in Monday’s trading session on positive results from a phase 3 study. The company announced that its customer TiGenix NV recently disclosed ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Monday

August 31, 2015: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among just 14 equities making new 52-week lows today. Exelon Corp. (NYSE: EXC) dropped about 3.5% on Monday to ...
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The 4 Stocks That Hobbled the Dow on Monday

August 31 2015: Markets opened lower on Monday, but even a massive rally in crude oil couldn’t keep the bears at bay. A somewhat vague bulletin from OPEC and an ...
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Are Blyth Shareholders Getting Enough?

The Carlyle Group LP (NASDAQ: CG) announced Monday a definitive agreement with Blyth, Inc. (NYSE: BTH) to acquire all of its outstanding shares at a valuation of $6.00 per share. ...
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Where Micron and Tsinghua Unigroup Can Go From Here

Back in July, Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: MU) turned down a takeover bid from Chinese investment firm Tsinghua Unigroup, but the firm does not appear to be taking no for ...
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Freddie Mac Issues Outlook for 2015 and 2016

Freddie Mac has now released its monthly Insight & Outlook for August of 2015. While the group is saying that there is no single statistic pegging when a housing market ...
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What To Make of a Cisco and Apple Business Partnership

Two of the biggest and most well known names in technology are Cisco Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCO) and Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL). They are not known as competitors by and ...
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Crude Oil Jumps on OPEC Bulletin

Crude oil prices jumped Monday morning and blasted even higher through the noon hour to hit a daily high near $49 a barrel on West Texas Intermediate (WTI) for October ...
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Why Recent IPO Aimmune Therapeutics Could Rise 50% to 100%

Aimmune Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ: AIMT) announced the closing of its initial public offering of nearly 11.5 million shares at the price of $16 per share. With the closing of the ...
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Dallas Fed Manufacturing Data Nearing Panic Mode

The Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas releases all sorts of regional data, but the one reading that the oil and gas sector and the economists are paying attention to is ...
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InnoLight Tech Gearing Up for IPO

InnoLight Technology Corp. has filed an amended F-1 form to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for its initial public offering (IPO). No terms were given in the filing ...
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Patriot Coal Bankruptcy Auction Set

When Patriot Coal filed for bankruptcy in May of this year, it became the first of the U.S. coal companies to succumb to the tumbling price of coal. The company ...
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