Adaptimmune Receives Breakthrough Designation From FDA

Adaptimmune Therapeutics PLC (NASDAQ: ADAP) announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) granted a Breakthrough Therapy designation for the company’s affinity enhanced T-cell therapy targeting NY-ESO in synovial ...
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Reata Pharmaceuticals Gears Up for IPO

Reata Pharmaceuticals has filed an amended S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) regarding its initial public offering (IPO). No pricing details were given in the filing, ...
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US CEOs Are Among the Globe’s Gloomiest: Survey

When asked for their global economic outlook for 2016, U.S. chief executive officers were among the most pessimistic. During 2015, U.S. CEO confidence declined by a bit more than 9%, ...
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Cerus Announces New Partnership With Red Cross

Cerus Corp. (NASDAQ: CERS) led the bulls in Tuesday’s trading session on news of a new partnership with one of the biggest charities in the world. The company announced that ...
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Small Business Optimism Slips in January

The National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) Tuesday morning reported that its small business optimism index for January fell 1.3 points from 95.2 in December to come in at 93.9. ...
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Major 2016 Gold Rally Still Has 4 Gold Stocks Lagging Way Behind With Losses

At the end of 2015, it seemed like the bull market for stocks was ready to turn seven years old, and gold's chart and fundamentals looked like it was at ...
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What to Expect From SolarCity Earnings

Since the beginning of the year, shares of SolarCity Corp. (NASDAQ: SCTY) have lost about 47% of their value. The drop was likely precipitated by proposed — and ultimately adopted ...
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Why Merrill Lynch Sees Big Upside in Pfizer (and Even More With Allergan)

Pfizer Inc. (NYSE: PFE) offers a compelling valuation, an attractive dividend yield and good pipeline optionality. This is in part due to its merger with Allergan PLC (NYSE: AGN), which ...
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Midwest Gas Prices Hit 12-Year Low

Pump prices for gasoline could be well on their way to less than a dollar a gallon in some parts of the Midwest as refiners begin the switchover in production ...
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The 7 Best Gold Stocks of 2016 Are on Fire

If you traveled back in time to the last day of 2015, gold looked like it was at risk of finally dropping under $1,000, and the Dow Jones Industrial Average ...
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Which Web 2.0 Companies Will Hit New Lows?

We are seeing something of a mini dot-com bubble bursting as market forces have been taking the weakest social media down since mid-2015. Which Web 2.0 companies have already seen ...
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Jefferies 3 Growth Stocks to Buy With Market in Troubled Waters

Seems as though the markets are already pricing a recession into equities, despite the fact that almost all the indicators still point to slow, but steady growth. So here is ...
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SEC Charges Manhattan Firm With Fraud

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) announced fraud charges against American Growth Funding, a Manhattan-based lending company, and its owner is accused of repeatedly lying to investors purchasing high-yield ...
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What to Expect From Disney Earnings

Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS) is expected to report its fiscal first-quarter financial results after the markets close on Tuesday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters call for $1.45 in ...
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Analyst Says Buy These 3 Top Chip Stocks During Tech Wreck

Market corrections and sell-offs are always the same. What started as a trickle can turn into a torrent fast, and once the margin calls come a knocking, things can get ...
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