Streetwise Reports' Article Archives — November 2019 back to current month (34)
Healthcare Tech Firm Expands Client Base in Texas (11/26/2019)
The company signs six new contracts for its telemedicine-based platform.
The highlights of this investment story are outlined in a Zacks Small-Cap Research report.
Shares of ChemoCentryx Inc. opened greater than 330% higher today after the firm reported positive topline data from its pivotal Phase 3 ADVOCATE trial of Avacopan in treatment of ANCA-associated vasculitis.
The company continues advancing its cell therapies and medical device.
Shares of Intercept Pharmaceuticals rose today after the company reported that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration accepted its NDA for obeticholic acid (OCA) for the treatment of liver fibrosis due to NASH and granted priority review status.
EyeGate Pharmaceuticals shares opened nearly 85% higher today after the company reported select topline data demonstrating that it met its primary endpoint in its cornea wound repairs pivotal photorefractive keratectomy study using the firm's Ocular Bandage Gel eye drop.
Cannabis Firm's Stock Poised for 'Substantial Gains' (11/21/2019)
Technical analyst Clive Maund charts how news from this company affects its investment thesis.
Shares of Hepion Pharmaceuticals opened higher today after the company reported that its anti-fibrotic agent CRV431 prevented the development of liver cirrhosis in a highly aggressive, preclinical liver disease model.
A recent acquisition is helping this company to expand its brand.
Shares of Kiniksa Pharmaceuticals opened nearly 30% higher today after the firm reported that the FDA granted Breakthrough Therapy designation for Rilonacept for the treatment of recurrent pericarditis.
Shares of Myovant Sciences opened 120% higher today after the firm reported a 97% response rate in its Phase 3 HERO Study of oral Relugolix in men with advanced prostate cancer. In the study, Relugolix achieved all six key secondary endpoints and the firm expects to submit a New Drug Application in Q2/20.
Premier Health is methodically building an innovative telemedicine platform in Canada, is purchasing a venerable telemedicine firm, and sees 2020 as the year of execution.
Firm to Acquire CBD Products Designer (11/18/2019)
The deal encompasses all of the company's brands, formulations and processes.
Shares of Karuna Therapeutics, which completed an IPO in July 2019, soared more than 375% higher today after the firm reported that its KarXT met primary endpoint in a phase 2 clinical trial of acute psychosis in patients with schizophrenia.
With antibiotic resistance a major health issue, the search is on for effective alternatives to replace antibiotics in livestock feed to promote growth.
Plus Therapeutics shares opened 25% higher today after the firm reported Q3/19 financial and business results. In the most recent quarter, the company completed the change of its name, relocated its headquarters to Austin, and raised $15 million for R&D and working capital.
Shares of Exicure Inc. opened 30% higher today after the firm reported that it entered into a collaboration agreement with Allergan to discover and develop SNA-based treatments for hair loss disorders. The terms of the deal provide for a $25 million upfront payment to Exicure with the potential to grow to $750 million.
A shift in the industry leads to big new contracts and parabolic stock performance for this small cap.
The company intends to follow up in 2020 with a Phase 2b clinical trial.
The current status, catalysts and outlook for the immunotherapy are discussed in a ROTH Capital Partners report.
The online presentation coincides with The Liver Meeting 2019, at which data also are shared.
Shares of SmartVest maker Electromed traded 25% higher today after the firm reported Q1/20 earnings. The firm's shares set a 52-week high price after reporting a 14.1% increase in year-over-year quarterly revenue and a six-fold increase in net income per share.
Technical analyst Clive Maund highlights a small-cap that may be poised to benefit from the recent Mexican Supreme Court decision on cannabis.
A new advancement in bladder-related endoscopic surgery is endorsed and de-risked.
Shares of melanoma and other skin cancers diagnostic firm Castle Biosciences Inc. traded more than 15% higher today after the firm announced Q3/19 financial and operational results.
Shares of Iovance Biotherapeutics traded 12% higher today after the firm reported updated clinical data from its phase 2 lifileucel metastatic melanoma trial.
Glucose monitoring systems developer Dexcom's shares traded 30% higher today after releasing Q3/19 earnings and raising full-year 2019 guidance.
ProMIS' preclinical treatment could possibly outshine Biogen's candidate.
Aquestive Therapeutics shares traded 20% higher today after the firm reported Q3/19 earnings and raised its FY/19 guidance. The firm states it expects to complete its NDA for Libervant buccal film near the end of this month.
Fulgent Genetics shares traded more than 40% higher today after the company reported record revenue in Q3/19. The firm noted that it completed a record 20,697 billable tests in Q3/19, up 272% over the same period last year.
Shares of RedHill Biopharma Ltd. traded more than 10% higher today after the firm announced that the FDA has approved its Talicia delayed-release capsules for the treatment of H. pylori infection in adults. The firm plans to commence distribution by its U.S. sales force in Q1/20.
Both of these events are significant achievements for the company.
This new partner seeks to employ the company's telemedicine/mobile health system.
Shares of BeiGene Ltd. traded 35% higher today to a new a 52-week intraday high after announcing a commercialization agreement for of XGEVA (denosumab), KYPROLIS (carfilzomib), and BLINCYTO (blinatumomab) with Amgen Inc. in China. As part of the partnership, Amgen will invest $2.7 billion in BeiGene for 20.5% equity ownership.