Biogen a buyer or taker? After the recent unsuccessful clinical trial results of its drug candidate aducanumab for Alzheimer’s, Biogen was taken a big hit in the stock market. The company presented the data last week but failed to change anything. The 54-week data from the six milligram patients showed a statistically significant decrease of beta amyloid in the brain, but did not show a statistically significant improvement in cognitive decline of it. Biogen’s shares
Shanghai Composite Index’s recent plummet and volatility make many Chinese investors terrified and to some extent harm foreign investors. As a matter of fact, in addition to Shanghai Stock Exchange and Shenzhen Stock Exchange, China has a more thriving and free market in share trading, i.e. New Third Board (NTB) The so-called New Third Board (NTB) is a small stock exchange set up in Beijing three years ago to attract small and medium-sized companies and it was registered on September 20, 2012. The boar
Gina Martin Adams at Wells Fargo & Co. asked a question today that will ring a bell with any parent who has taken the family on a summer road trip: “Are we there yet?” The strategist wasn’t talking about Ocean City, but rather the nebulous destination that is the “bottom” for prices of energy stocks. It’s a question that other Wall Street strategists have attempted to answer so often in the past year that it’s easy to picture a bunch of buy-side clients crammed i
Fate Therapeutics (FATE) is developing several small molecules that modulate umbilical-cord stem cells. Reni Benjamin, a biotech analyst at Raymond James Financial, said. The company's shares, which are already up over 40% this year, could head higher in the second half of the year, Benjamin said. "Umbilical cords are being used more and more in bone-marrow transplants, but there are a lot of problems with umbilical cords, including trying to expand these cells and get them to work really well,&q
China will let overseas investors trade its domestic crude futures using the yuan or foreign currencies as it seeks greater influence over prices. The oil contract will be the nation’s first futures product available to foreigners, the State Administration of Foreign Exchange said on its website Friday. Overseas participants can open foreign-exchange settlement accounts used solely for crude trading at designated banks, it said. China, the world’s largest consumer of commodities from energy to
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