Merck & Co., Inc. (NYSE:MRK)

McDonald’s, Boeing, Caterpillar and Even More Dow Jones Companies Reporting Next Week

24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of the Dow Jones Industrial Average companies scheduled to report their quarterly results this week. A little more than one-third of the ...
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Why Credit Suisse Prefers Johnson & Johnson Over Pfizer

Major pharmaceutical companies have posted a relatively positive year so far. Currently, Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) is leading the pack with Eli Lilly and Co. (NYSE: LLY) a close ...
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SunTrust Says Big Pharmaceuticals Have Multiple Catalysts for the Rest of 2017

Healthcare, which struggled mightily during the brutal election season last year and even back into 2015, has had a nice first half of 2017. Given the current nosebleed levels of ...
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IBM, JPMorgan Weigh on DJIA Monday

July 17, 2017: Markets opened mixed Monday and never strayed far from the break-even line. The best performing sectors were Utilities and consumer discretionaries while healthcare was the laggard. WTI ...
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Major Pharma Short Sellers Become More Selective

Pharmaceutical companies usually are involved in a lengthy process of getting their drug candidates to market through clinical trials. There is a fair amount of risk involved, should a study ...
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General Electric, Intel Lead DJIA Plunge Thursday

July 6, 2017: Markets opened slightly lower Thursday following the ADP job report showed fewer than expected jobs created last month. The U.S. crude oil inventory report showed larger declines ...
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Short Sellers Run for Cover From Major Pharma

Pharmaceutical companies usually are involved in a lengthy process of getting their drug candidates to market through clinical trials. There is a fair amount of risk involved, should a study ...
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Goldman Sachs, Wal-Mart Weigh on DJIA Thursday

June 22, 2017: Markets opened slightly higher again Thursday, with all three major indexes turning positive after a short visit into the red and then remaining positive for the rest ...
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Short Sellers Grow More Selective on Major Pharma

Pharmaceutical companies usually are involved in a lengthy process of getting their drug candidates to market through clinical trials. There is a fair amount of risk involved, should a study ...
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Cisco Systems, United Technologies Weigh on DJIA Monday

June 5, 2017: Markets opened lower Monday following a report that several Middle East oil producing nations have cut ties with Qatar due to that country's support for terrorism. The ...
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15 Companies Bracing for Big ASCO Reactions

This year marks the 53rd Annual Meeting for the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), where biotech and pharmaceutical companies will descend on Chicago for a five-day all-out conference (June ...
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Top Presentations to Look for at ASCO

It almost the end of May, and that means one thing for biotech investors. The king of biotech and pharma events is about to take place. The 2017 annual meeting ...
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Big Pharma Has Big Catalysts Coming for the Rest of 2017

The big pharmaceutical stocks are one area that has done somewhat better this year. One major reason for that is the shrill rhetoric from politicians has quieted as the election ...
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Major Pharma Short Interest Surges

Pharmaceutical companies usually are involved in a lengthy process of getting their drug candidates to market through clinical trials. There is a fair amount of risk involved, should a study ...
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What to Expect From Merck at ASCO

The premier event for biotech and pharma companies in 2017 is just around the corner. The 2017 annual meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) is set to ...
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