NEW YORK, October 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --
If you want a Stock Review on AGEN, AKBA, ACOR, or ADXS then come over to http://dailystocktracker.com/register/ and sign up for your free customized report. Today, DailyStockTracker.com features the Biotech industry, which comprises companies that use live organisms or their products, such as bacteria or enzymes, to manufacture their drugs. Equities under evaluation this morning are: Agenus Inc. (NASDAQ: AGEN), Akebia Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ: AKBA), Acorda Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ: ACOR), and Advaxis Inc. (NASDAQ: ADXS). These free stocks reports are currently available on DailyStockTracker.com. Simply sign up for your complimentary member access at:
On Thursday, shares in Lexington, Massachusetts headquartered Agenus Inc. recorded a trading volume of 4.71 million shares, which was above their three months average volume of 1.06 million shares. The stock ended the session 5.10% lower at $4.47. The Company's shares have gained 6.68% in the last one month and 8.50% on an YTD basis. The stock is trading 9.05% above its 50-day moving average and 12.75% above its 200-day moving average. Moreover, shares of Agenus, which focuses on the discovery and development of therapies that engage the body's immune system for patients suffering with cancer, have a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 52.15.
On October 13th, 2017, Agenus announced that Health Canada granted marketing authorization to GlaxoSmithKline's shingles vaccine, Shingrix, that contains Agenus' proprietary immune adjuvant QS-21 Stimulon® adjuvant. The approval in Canada marks the first approval for Shingrix and the first approval of a vaccine containing QS-21 Stimulon. Your complete research report on AGEN can be retrieved for free at:
Cambridge, Massachusetts headquartered Akebia Therapeutics Inc.'s stock closed the day 1.22% lower at $17.78. A total volume of 452,600 shares was traded, which was above their three months average volume of 376,020 shares. The Company's shares have advanced 0.45% in the past month, 28.65% in the previous three months, and 70.80% since the start of this year. The stock is trading 3.75% and 36.39% above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages, respectively. Additionally, shares of Akebia Therapeutics, which focuses on the development and commercialization of novel therapeutics to patients with kidney disease through hypoxia-inducible factor biology, have an RSI of 45.84.
On October 04th, 2017, Akebia Therapeutics announced that it granted seven newly hired employees options to purchase an aggregate of 33,000 shares of its common stock, with a per share exercise price of $19.67, the closing price on the grant date. These options will vest as to 25% of the total number of shares subject to the option on the first anniversary of the grant date. The remaining 75% of shares will vest ratably on the first day of each calendar quarter over the next three years. A free report on AKBA is just a click away at:
Shares in Ardsley, New York headquartered Acorda Therapeutics Inc. recorded a trading volume of 464,373 shares. The stock ended yesterday's trading session 1.29% lower at $26.70. The Company's shares have advanced 11.72% in the past month, 29.30% in the previous three months, and 42.02% on an YTD basis. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages by 14.01% and 26.29%, respectively. Furthermore, shares of Acorda Therapeutics, which identifies, develops, and commercializes therapies for neurological disorders in the US, have an RSI of 61.38.
On October 06th, 2017, research firm Goldman resumed its 'Sell' rating on the Company's stock, with a target price of $20 per share.
On October 10th, 2017, Acorda Therapeutics announced that it will host a conference call and webcast on October 31st, 2017, at 8:30 a.m. ET to report its Q3 2017 financial results and pipeline updates. The presentation will be available under the Investors section of the Company's website. Sign up for your complimentary research report on ACOR at:
Princeton, New Jersey-based Advaxis Inc.'s stock finished Thursday's session 2.24% lower at $3.93 with a total trading volume of 696,959 shares. The Company's shares are trading below their 50-day moving average by 27.04%. Shares of the Company, which focuses on the discovery, development, and commercialization of Lm-LLO cancer immunotherapies in the US, have an RSI of 34.46. Register for free on DailyStockTracker.com and download the latest research report on ADXS at:
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