NEW YORK, March 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --
For today, Stock-Callers.com directs investors' attention to four major stocks in the Drug Manufacturers space: Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. (NYSE: BMY), AstraZeneca PLC (NYSE: AZN), Eli Lilly and Co. (NYSE: LLY), and Immune Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: IMNP). These companies operate in the Healthcare sector, which was mostly underwater in afternoon trade on Thursday, March 16th, 2017, with the NYSE Health Care Index dropping almost 0.6%, while shares of health care companies in the S&P 500 were down 1.0% as a group. Download the free research reports on these stocks today:
New York headquartered Bristol-Myers Squibb Co.'s shares fell 0.59%, closing Thursday's trading session at $57.31. The stock recorded a trading volume of 9.90 million shares. The Company's shares have advanced 6.70% in the last month and 0.91% over the previous three months. The stock is trading 5.02% above its 50-day moving average. Additionally, shares of Bristol-Myers Squibb, which discovers, develops, licenses, manufactures, markets, and distributes biopharmaceutical products worldwide, have a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 55.55.
On March 02nd, 2017, Bristol-Myers' Board of Directors of declared a quarterly dividend of $0.39 per share on the $.10 par value Common Stock of the corporation, payable on May 01st, 2017, to stockholders of record at the close of business on April 07th, 2017. The directors also declared a quarterly dividend of $0.50 per share on the $2.00 Convertible Preferred Stock of the Corporation, payable June 01st, 2017 to stockholders of record at the close of business on May 09th, 2017. See our free and comprehensive research report on BMY at:
On Thursday, shares in Cambridge, the UK headquartered AstraZeneca PLC recorded a trading volume of 3.10 million shares. The stock rose 1.03%, ending the day at $30.52. The Company's shares have advanced 6.56% in the past month, 13.84% in the last three months, and 15.42% over the previous one year. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages by 8.62% and 5.56%, respectively. Furthermore, shares of AstraZeneca, which engages in the discovery, development, and commercialization of prescription medicines for the treatment of oncology, cardiovascular and metabolic, respiratory, autoimmune, infection, gastrointestinal, and neuroscience diseases worldwide, have an RSI of 71.28.
On March 14th, 2017, AstraZeneca presented results from the Phase-III SOLO-2 trial demonstrating a significant improvement in progression-free survival (PFS) in germline BRCA-mutated, platinum-sensitive, relapsed ovarian cancer patients treated with LYNPARZA™ tablets, compared with placebo in the maintenance setting. The trial met its primary endpoint of investigator-assessed PFS. PFS as measured by Blinded Independent Central Review evaluation, a pre-specified sensitivity analysis supporting the primary endpoint, demonstrated a median PFS of 30.2 months versus 5.5 months for placebo. AZN free research report PDF is just a click away at:
Indianapolis, Indiana headquartered Eli Lilly and Co.'s stock finished the day 1.04% lower at $84.99. A total volume of 4.74 million shares was traded, which was above their three months average volume of 4.35 million shares. The Company's shares have advanced 7.84% in the last one month, 24.65% in the previous three months, and 16.33% on an YTD basis. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages by 7.87% and 11.02%, respectively. Additionally, shares of Eli Lilly, which discovers, develops, manufactures, and markets pharmaceutical products worldwide, have an RSI of 66.44.
On March 04th, 2017, Eli Lilly announced that patients with moderate-to-severe plaque psoriasis treated with Taltz® (ixekizumab) demonstrated superior efficacy at 24 weeks compared to patients treated with Stelara®* (ustekinumab). The Company noted that at 24 weeks, patients treated with Taltz achieved significantly higher response rates compared to patients treated with Stelara, including 83% of patients who achieved Psoriasis Area Severity Index (PASI) 90 - the study's primary endpoint - compared to 59% of patients who achieved PASI 90 after treatment with Stelara. Sign up for your complimentary report on LLY at:
Shares in New York headquartered Immune Pharmaceuticals Inc. ended yesterday's session 0.67% higher at $0.16 with a total trading volume of 1.55 million shares. The stock is trading 12.08% below its 50-day moving average. Shares of the Company, which develops and commercializes novel targeted therapeutics in the immuno-inflammation and immuno-oncology areas, have an RSI of 38.17.
On March 13th, 2017, Immune Pharma announced that the NASDAQ Hearings Panel granted the Company's request for additional time to comply with NASDAQ listing requirements, subject to the following: (i) on or before April 14th, 2017, the Company must inform the Panel that it has effected a split in a ratio sufficient to cure the deficiency and (ii) on or before May 01st, 2017, the Company must have evidenced a closing bid price of $1.00 or more for a minimum of ten prior consecutive trading days. Register for free on Stock-Callers.com and download the latest research report on IMNP at:
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