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A new non-opioid drug for osteoarthritis pain being developed by Pfizer Inc. (PFE) and Eli Lilly & Co. (LLY) had positive early results in a phase 3 clinical trial, the companies announced on Wednesday. Patients who received two doses of the drug had a statistically significant improvement in pain, physical function and their own assessment of their osteoarthritis, relative to patients on the placebo. More information about progressive osteoarthritis seen in patients is still needed, though, said EvercoreISI analyst Umer Raffat, and the companies in particular "likely [need] longer follow up before being more definitive" about tanezumab's safety.
Here Are Three Hot Things to Know About Stocks Right Now The Dow Jones Industrial Average has closed higher for four straight sessions. Morgan Stanley rose 3% after second-quarter earnings smashed analysts' estimates.
U.S. stocks trade mixed, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average inching up, but the broader market edges lower as a slump in the energy sector drags the market lower.
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are mixed in early trading Wednesday as energy companies fall with the price of oil, but industrial companies including railroads and airlines climb after a round of strong second-quarter reports.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average inched higher early Wednesday and the broader market saw subdued action at the open, as investors awaited fresh impetus to push equities in either direction. Wall Street was set to hear a second day of testimony, at 10 a.m. Eastern Time, from Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell. This time in front of the House Financial Services Committee, a day after after he expressed optimism about the economy in front of the Senate and hinted at further rate increases in 2018, "for now." An anecdotal survey of business conditions in the Fed's districts, known as the Beige Book, to be released at 2 p.m. also was in focus.
U.S. stocks opened higher on Wednesday, led by gains in industrials after robust quarterly profit from United Airlines and CSX Corp and as Morgan Stanley's strong results lifted financial stocks. The Dow ...
World stocks hit a one-month high on Wednesday as strong company earnings and a bullish outlook from the head of the U.S. central bank buoyed the dollar. Morgan Stanley became the latest heavyweight U.S. bank to deliver a jump in profitsm though Wall Street looked set for a groggy start after reclaiming the 2,600-point mark [.N] on Tuesday. Germany's DAX climbed to its a one-month high on hopes the European Union and United States would cut a deal on car tariffs.
According to data provided by the United States Census Bureau, US retail sales rose strongly in June and met market expectations. It stood at 0.5% in June compared to a 0.8% rise in May, and it beat the market expectations of a 0.5% increase.
Home builders broke ground on fewer homes despite strong demand from consumers, signalling high costs and a challenging environment may be taking its toll on production.
Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell appears before the House Financial Services Committee on Wednesday for the second day of testimony on the monetary policy outlook.
After gaining for two consecutive trading weeks, the S&P 500 started this week on a mixed note by losing momentum on Monday. Carrying forward the weakness, the S&P 500 opened lower on July 17. However, the S&P 500 regained strength as the day progressed and closed at 5.5-month high price levels.
World markets mostly rose Wednesday, spurred by the U.S. Federal Reserve's positive assessment of the U.S. economy and signs that industrial production is steady. KEEPING SCORE: Germany's DAX added 0.7 ...
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MARKET PULSE Abbott Laboratories (ABT) shares rose 2.5% in premarket trade on Wednesday after the company reported second-quarter profit and revenue beats. Earnings for the latest quarter rose to $733 million, or 41 cents per share, from $283 million, or 16 cents per share in the year-earlier period.