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|Ask||0.00 x 1800|
|Day's Range||42.99 - 43.68|
|52 Week Range||33.20 - 43.68|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||11.55|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||1.36 (3.17%)|
|1y Target Est||N/A|
Pfizer reported a rise of 4% in its top line to ~$13.47 billion, including a 2% rise in operating revenue and a 2% favorable impact of foreign exchange, in the second quarter. Its net adjusted income rose to ~$4.8 billion in the second quarter, an 18.8% rise compared to ~$4.1 billion in the second quarter of 2017.
In this article, we’ll compare the valuations of Eli Lilly and Company (LLY), Pfizer (PFE), Merck & Co. (MRK), Allergan (AGN), and GlaxoSmithKline (GSK).
The SPDR Health Care Select Sector ETF rose 0.7% toward a record high in afternoon trade Tuesday, with 55 of its 63 equity components gaining ground. Among the ETF's (XLV) members which are also Dow Jones Industrial Average components, Pfizer Inc.'s stock shot up 1.5%, putting it on track to close at the highest level since December 2001. Also, shares of Johnson & Johnson gained 0.6% toward an eight-month high, Merck & Co. Inc. tacked on 0.4% to sit just shy of its 17-year high reached last Thursday, and UnitedHealth Group Inc. slipped 0.1% and was 2.2% below its Sept. 6 record close of $269.65. The XLV's biggest gainer was Abiomed Inc.'s stock , which rallied 2.7%, while its biggest decliner was AbbVie Inc.'s stock , which shed 2.1% after California sued the company alleging the payment of illegal kickbacks. The XLV has rallied 11% over the past three months, while the Dow has tacked on 5.2%.
In this article, we’ll compare the EPS growth rates of pharmaceutical companies Eli Lilly and Company (LLY), Pfizer (PFE), Merck & Co. (MRK), Allergan (AGN), and GlaxoSmithKline (GSK).
The growing demand for AI in the health industry has encouraged IBM (IBM) to target the health sector with its Watson Health technology. The company’s increasing presence, particularly in oncology and not only in the United States but also in highly populated countries such as China and India, is also contributing to Watson Health’s growth.
In this article, we’ll compare the revenue growth rates of the pharmaceutical companies under review in this series: Eli Lilly and Company (LLY), Pfizer (PFE), Merck & Co. (MRK), Allergan (AGN), and GlaxoSmithKline (GSK).
Pfizer's (PFE) latest anti-PD-L1 immunotherapy, Bavencio, is being touted as a significant long-term top-line driver for the company.
In this article, we’ll discuss the details of the dividends paid by pharmaceutical stocks Eli Lilly and Company (LLY), Pfizer (PFE), Merck & Co. (MRK), Allergan (AGN), and GlaxoSmithKline (GSK).
In the second quarter, Merck’s (MRK) Zepatier and Isentress reported revenues of $113.0 million and $305.0 million, respectively, which represented an ~78.0% decline and 8.0% growth on a YoY (year-over-year) basis. In the first half, Zepatier and Isentress reported net revenues of $243.0 million and $586.0 million, respectively.
From the looks of Cronos Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:CRON) on the charts, the stock looked like it topped around $13 and is on the way down. On Sept. 4, Cronos announced a partnership with Ginkgo Bioworks. It will produce cultured cannabinoid, the active ingredient produced in cannabis plants.
Pfizer's (PFE) JAK inhibitor candidates -- PF-06651600 and PF-06700841 -- demonstrate improvements in moderate to severe alopecia areata patients in a phase II study.
As we discussed earlier, a few of the pharmaceutical stocks that have surpassed the returns of the S&P 500 Index YTD (year-to-date) include Eli Lilly and Company (LLY), Pfizer (PFE), Merck & Co. (MRK), Allergan (AGN), and GlaxoSmithKline (GSK). Let’s take a look at the details of their market caps.
Pharmaceutical ETFs are securities that are publicly traded on stock markets designed for investors who don’t have the capacity to hold many stocks but are interested in diversification within the pharmaceutical sector.
The US pharmaceutical sector is made up of players that include drug manufacturers, drug marketers, and biotechnology companies.
The company has raised $420 million and its experimental off-the-shelf cell therapy against cancer is in the clinic. But two deaths have been attributed to its headlining drug.
On September 12, Merck (MRK) announced that the FDA accepted for review the company’s new supplemental Biologics License Application (or sBLA) for the label expansion of Keytruda. Merck seeks label expansion of Keytruda for approval as a monotherapy in the first-line setting. This treatment is intended for individuals with metastatic nonsquamous or squamous NSCLC (non-small cell lung cancer) with tumors expressing PD-L1 without EGFR or ALK genomic tumor abnormalities.
Merck (MRK) recently announced that its pivotal Phase 3 trial that evaluated Zerbaxa met its primary endpoint. Zerbaxa is an investigational antibiotic for the treatment of adult individuals with ventilated hospital-acquired bacteria pneumonia or ventilator-associated bacterial pneumonia (or VABP). Zerbaxa demonstrated non-inferiority compared to meropenem.
Spark Therapeutics (ONCE) is a gene therapy company focused on developing one-time treatments that are life-altering for genetic disease patients. Spark Therapeutics has a licensing and commercialization agreement with Novartis (NVS) for its investigational voretigene neparvovec. Spark Therapeutics has two gene therapy product candidates in its pipeline: SPK-7001 and SPK-8011.
Label expansion of Merck's (MRK) Keytruda and FDA approval of AstraZeneca's (AZN) leukemia drug grab headlines this week
The index chalked up gains this week amid renewed hopes of trade talks between the United States and China.
AbbVie's upadacitinib and Gilead Sciences' filgotinib could be competing for rheumatoid arthritis market share in 2020.
Sangamo Therapeutics (SGMO) is focused on developing and commercializing novel genomic therapies. Its genome editing and gene regulation platform is based on the engineering of a type of transcription factors called zinc finger DNA binding proteins (or ZFP) that naturally occur in humans. Sangamo has entered into key collaborations with Kite Pharma, a subsidiary of Gilead Sciences (GILD) and Pfizer (PFE).