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AbbVie cancer drug fails two late-stage trials

Tesaro's niraparib won the US Food and Drug Administration's approval for the treatment of recurrent ovarian cancer late in March this year. The NSCLC trial was a randomized, double-blind, multicenter study created to evaluate the efficacy and safety of veliparib combined with carboplatin and paclitaxel compared with that of placebo plus carboplatin and paclitaxel in patients with previously untreated metastatic or advanced squamous NSCLC. Read More »

We are in touch with USA on H-1B visa programme

On Tuesday, President Trump traveled to Wisconsin where he signed an Executive Order that reinforces existing law to make certain federal dollars give priority to American-made goods. Companies say they use visas to recruit top talent. About 6 percent of the visas now go to the Labor Department's top skill level, while 8 in 10 workers using the visa are paid less than the median wage for their fields, the White House said in a fact sheet distributed to reporters. Read More »

CBS Corp indicated as Neutral By Rosenblatt Securities


On average, equities analysts expect that CBS will post $4.43 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. The media conglomerate reported $1.11 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.10 by $0.01. Read More »

Are Traders Stacks up now on EQT Corporation (EQT)

The SI to Eqt Corporation's float is 4.25%. EQT Corporation (NYSE:EQT) has declined 13.68% since September 9, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 24.07% the S&P500. Therefore 86% are positive. EQT has been the topic of several recent analyst reports. Deutsche Bank maintained EQT Corporation (NYSE:EQT) rating on Wednesday, December 9. Read More »

BP says leaking Alaska well now under control

A second leak had been reduced but was still emitting gas, the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation or ADEC said in a statement. No injuries have been reported. According to Bloomberg , BP is now "putting together a plan to plug the gas leak". This last March, daily output in the area hit 565,000 bpd - the highest in more than three years. Read More »

Pagegroup PLC (MPI) Upgraded to Buy at Kepler Capital Markets

Electrocomponents plc is a service distributor. The company's market cap is GBX 1.19 billion. The Company's business is organized into two divisions: Packaging and Non-packaging. The Firm sells and offers a range of fashion-related content on It has a 20.28 P/E ratio. The Company's divisions include carbonates, still drinks and water, and other. Read More »

Airline passengers maintain rights on overbooked flights


But on Monday Mr Munoz said Dr Dao's conduct meant employees had been "left with no choice but to call Chicago Aviation Security Officers to assist in removing the customer from the flight". Oscar Munoz released an apology Tuesday with the last line reading, 'I promise you we will do better'. "No one should ever be mistreated this way", said Munoz in the Tuesday statement. Read More »

Visa gains 3% after earnings beat, company announces $5 billion buyback

The global payments processor posted revenue of $4.48 billion in the period, which also topped Street forecasts. Visa CEO Alfred F. Kelly, Jr. said the company executed well in an uncertain geopolitical environment. Last month, Visa unveiled a prototype of sunglasses at the South by Southwest Festival that would let the wearer pay with them, using near-field communication (NFC) technology. Read More »

Mnuchin says will unveil tax reform plan 'very soon'


Stocks surged Thursday, with the gains really kicking into high gear after Mnuchin's remarks. The S&P financial group spiked 1.7%, paced by a 6% advance in American Express after reporting better than expected Q1 earnings, lifted in part by higher spending numbers from card members. Read More »

United Airlines will stop using police to remove passengers


Although the flight was not technically overbooked, United followed the policy in order to seat the four employees. Munoz added that as he thinks about United's business and its people, it is important to apologize to Dr. Those documents are often the first steps toward a lawsuit. The Chicago Department of Aviation swiftly put the officer who removed Dao on leave, saying he had violated standard procedures and that the agency would not "tolerate that kind of action". Read More »

US Republican vows 'all hands on deck' in Georgia congressional runoff

But an Ossoff win could weaken Trump's already shaky hold on his fellow Republicans in the House by encouraging those in competitive districts to distance themselves from the president. Things will be different in a few months after the Republican vote solidifies behind Karen Handel . Democrats hope frustration with President Donald Trump will give them a surprise victory on Tuesday in an election to fill a vacant congressional seat in suburban Atlanta that has been held by Republicans ... Read More »

Oil regains some ground, but oversupply weighs

The May contract expires at settlement, and the more actively traded June contract recently gained 10 cents, or 0.2%, to $50.95 a barrel. According to data the single countries report to the Joint Organizations Data Initiative (JODI), Saudi Arabia's crude oil exports in February stood at 6.957 million barrels per day, the lowest volumes shipped in a month since May 2015 when exports were 6.935 million bpd. Read More »

New Gold, Inc. (NGD), Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK)


Traditional interpretation and usage of the RSI is that RSI values of 70 or above indicate that a security is becoming overbought or overvalued, and therefore may be primed for a trend reversal or corrective pullback in price. Merck & Co. The firm had revenue of $10.10 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $10.22 billion. The shares were sold at an average price of $64.51, for a total transaction of $322,550.00. Read More »

Transocean LTD (NYSE:RIG) & Astoria Financial Corp (NYSE:AF)

Analysts play a useful role in our capital markets. Relative Strength Index (RSI) was 36.78. The RSI oscillates between zero and 100. Movements above 70 are interpreted as indicating overbought conditions; conversely, movements under 30 reflect oversold conditions. Read More »

The Sage Group plc (SGE) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Barclays PLC

Ironbridge L P reported 348,098 shares stake. Fmr Lc has 0.01% invested in Tesco PLC (LON:TSCO) for 612,326 shares. Since November 3, 2016, it had 1 insider purchase, and 3 insider sales for $3.42 million activity. Tesco PLC is a retail company. The company has market cap of 2.00 billion GBP. The Firm is engaged in the business of Retailing and associated activities (Retail) and Retail banking and insurance services. Read More »

Fentanyl likely reason for steep increase in Kelowna overdose deaths


According to the latest quarterly report from the Virginia Department of Health, there were an estimated 1,420 drug related deaths in the state in 2016, of which 75% were connected to opioids. "Women attempt suicide more often and have more suicidal ideation, but men more often succeed". "They just don't care if they die". Several different health services delivery areas saw increases in illicit drug overdose deaths greater than 50 per cent comperd to 2016, including the Okanagan. Read More »

BMW Will Put Charging Stations in National Parks


Turns out that's pretty much what BMW is doing as the company has officially turned on an EV charger that they have installed at the Thomas Edison National Historical Park, where it will be one of 100 EV charging stations they plan to install across U.S. Read More »

Facebook CEO Vows To Make Cameras The "First Augmented Reality Platform"

Zuckerberg bemoaned what he described as a decline in community group participation in the past several decades, and vowed to use Facebook to try to build those local relationships in the digital sphere. Augmented reality involves the project of computer-generated images into real-world surroundings. Facebook's efforts to embed camera functionality in all the apps it runs isn't just a push to crush Snapchat. Read More »