|Day's Range||82.90 - 83.92|
|52 Week Range||64.18 - 86.72|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||40.18|
|Dividend & Yield||2.08 (2.47%)|
|1y Target Est||N/A|
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Alder stock dove to a nearly three-year low Tuesday despite strong data in a Phase 3 migraine trial, making it competitive with Lilly, Amgen and Teva.
In the last decade, no fewer than three major pharmaceutical companies have suffered defeat trying to bring a new class of cholesterol-lowering medication to market.s Much to the surprise of investors, Merck & Co. (MRK) could succeed where Pfizer (PFE), Roche (RHHBY) and Eli Lilly & Co. (LLY) have all failed. Merck has yet to decide if it will seek Food and Drug Administration approval, a sign to some that the company isn’t sure if the study data, though positive, are strong enough to ensure regulatory approval. Thanks to the growing success of Merck’s immunotherapy cancer drug Keytruda, the shares have gained 19% in the past year to near a 52-week high of $66.80.