45.18 +0.25 (0.56%)
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|Day's Range||44.64 - 45.02|
|52 Week Range||40.88 - 47.89|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.07%|
AstraZeneca (AZN) is one of the leading pharmaceutical companies that deals with primary care and specialty care products. Though it’s headquartered in London, England, the company reports its revenue in US dollars. The company is set to release its 1Q18 earnings on May 18.
GlaxoSmithKline’s (GSK) Pharmaceuticals business includes various Immuno-inflammation products, HIV products, Respiratory products, and Established products. The Pharmaceuticals business segment reported revenues of ~4.0 billion pounds in 1Q18.
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When Charles Brighton and his partner Jon Jones began talking up sustainable investing six years ago, they figured they’d mostly get uptake from their core clients—young, idealistic tech professionals around their Seattle offices. In just a few years, Brighton Jones has transitioned 10% of its $4.6 billion in assets to sustainable investing. “I can see a day coming, maybe a few years from now, when we say, ‘Let’s go all impact.’ ” Sustainable investing is growing fast as an investment category.
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) estimates that almost 65% of the global multiple myeloma (or MM) drug sales are realized in the US. The demand in the MM segment is mainly driven by the aging population, which has resulted in rising annual incidence by around 2% for the disease. Currently, Johnson & Johnson’s (JNJ) anti-CD38 monoclonal antibody, Darzalex (daratumumb) is witnessing rapid uptake in the MM segment due to its higher efficacy as compared to the previous standard of care therapy.
On November 21, 2017, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (or FDA) approved Jucala, a two-drug oral regimen comprising of dolutegravir and rilpivirine for patients suffering with HIV-1 infections who have not demonstrated treatment failure or history of drug resistance to the individual components of the new therapy. Juluca is commercialized by ViiV Healthcare, a joint venture of GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), Pfizer (PFE), and Shinogi. Since the current standard of care includes three or more drugs, the two drug regimen could help reduce toxicity levels for treated patients.
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) is a leading player in the global respiratory market with a major focus on the asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (or COPD) segments. The company has estimated global asthma prevalence to be around 250 million with 40% of the treated patients continuing to witness symptoms that affect the quality of their lives. To capitalize on this unmet demand, GlaxoSmithKline aims to deliver the right inhaled corticosteroid (or ICS) or combination regimen to the right patients and to ensure proper drug adherence.
2017 was another record year for assets flowing into exchange-traded funds (ETFs), and Vanguard was a big reason why. When it came to lost assets, not one Vanguard ETF was among last year’s worst offenders. By some estimates, Vanguard could be managing $10 trillion in total assets by 2023.
There is no denying investors' thirst for international exchange traded funds in 2017. As the U.S. bull market ages, investors are are flocking to low-fee ex-U.S. ETFs in search of new frontiers for potential ...