Excitement over meme stocks has been effective in helping to send biotech penny stocks on wild moves higher. But as that trend continues to fade, names in this category are going to lean more on company-specific catalysts to move the needle. Those catalysts will include progress and updates reg
The Kraft Heinz Co. is a $100 billion market capitalization company that generates more than $26 billion in annual revenue by selling iconic brands like Heinz Ketchup, Velveeta Cheese and Kraft Macaroni. Starting in October, Kraft Heinz’s finances will be overseen by a 29-year-old.
The company announced on Friday that David Knopf will be the new chief financial officer of Kraft Heinz. Knopf has been working since 2015 at Kraft Heinz, where his responsibilities included overseeing the Planters Nuts brand and heading global budget and business planning, as well as zero-based budgeting....More>>>
Joindre Capital Services’ research report on Ramco Systems
Ramco Systems Limited (RSL) is a leading cloud-based technology company with global operations. It is engaged in providing Enterprise Resource Planning, Human Capital Management and Aviation Maintenance & Engineering (M&E) & Maintenance Repair & Overhaul (MRO) software to its customers across the globe. RSL is an established player in ERP segment, with a track record of nearly three decades, and catering to a reputed clientele comprising industry majors such as the Danube Group, Emirates, Seagate, Air India....More>>>
After more than a year of bitter rhetoric attacking pharmaceutical companies and the cost of medicines, President Donald Trump is scheduled to finally release his plans to combat drug pricing on Friday.
The near-term implications for biotechnology and pharmaceutical stocks remain murky on Wall Street. Cowen analysts said in a research note Thursday that they expect Trump’s speech will “be relatively benign, with more drastic proposals coming at a later date or not at all.” Wells Fargo & Co.’s David Maris, meanwhile, has cautioned that calls for lower prices....More>>>
This is meant as a scientific/business development post as to the merits of VKTX. It is well known VKTX is undervalued (by upwards of 40x), but these details will not be discussed here. For a more detailed valuation analysis, see the end of Zacks SCR’s post.
Viking Therapeutics is a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company specializing in metabolic and endocrine disorders. They currently have two clinical assets: VK5211, a selective androgen receptor modulator (SARM) for hip fracture; and VK2809 a thyroid receptor....More>>>
The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act raised the federal estate tax exemption considerably. Before the tax reform law, it was $5.49 million per person for 2017. It's up to $11.7 million for 2021 ($23.4 million for a married couple). So, now, even fewer taxpayers have to worry
Gritstone bio, Inc. (NASDAQ:GRTS)'s stock price shot up 11% during mid-day trading on Thursday . The company traded as high as $10.64 and last traded at $10.60. 16,736 shares traded hands during mid-day trading, a decline of 99% from the average session volume of 1,641,213 shares. The stock had
After the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic last year, ride-share facilitator Uber (NYSE:UBER) took a major financial hit. UBER stock got slammed – yet, folks who held on for the bumpy ride were rewarded eventually.
The stock market kept rising on Tuesday, with modest gains adding to Monday's rally. The S&P 500 (SNPINDEX:^GSPC) joined the Nasdaq Composite (NASDAQINDEX:^IXIC) at record levels, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJINDICES:^DJI) had to settle for the smallest gain of the major indexe
Real estate investment trusts (REITs) have been stellar performers so far in 2021. The real estate sector's roughly 30% total return (price plus dividends) through the end of August easily beats the 21%-plus return for the S&P 500 Index.