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MarketWatch: US stock investors may look to a host of results from consumer-facing companies including Wal-Mart Stores Inc this week for signs on whether the recent market rally has more room to run. - Reuters Top foreign stories Kraft withdraws US$143b offer to merge with Unilever: US food company Kraft Heinz Co withdrew its proposal for a US$143 billion merger with larger rival Unilever Plc, the companies said on Sunday, raising questions about whether Kraft could turn its focus to another target.
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 25): theedgemarkets.com highlighted nine stocks with momentum at Bursa Malaysia's afternoon market close today. Three stocks showed positive momentum while six displayed negative momentum.
KUALA LUMPUR: The height of negativity surrounding 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB), as well as the US Department of Justice’s (DoJ) kleptocracy case to recover funds it alleged were stolen from 1MDB, is over, according to Affin Hwang Asset Management Bhd.
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 18): The height of negativity surrounding 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) and the U.S. Department of Justice's (U.S. DOJ) kleptocracy case in relation to money allegedly stolen from the fund is over and investors have moved beyond that, said Affin Hwang Asset Management Bhd chief investment officer David Ng.
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 18): The FBM KLCI is expected to trade range bound today in line with the positive overnight close at Wall Street.
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 17): Based on corporate announcements and news flow today, companies that might be in focus tomorrow (Thursday, Aug 18) include: Paramount Corp, MRCB, Ranhill Holdings, Amway (M) Holdings, Malaysian Bulk Carriers (Maybulk), Pestech International, Malakoff Corp, Malayan Flour Mills (MFM), Hume Industries, Classic Scenic and Kuala Lumpur Kepong (KLK).
KUALA LUMPUR (July 18): theedgemarkets.com highlighted 10 stocks with momentum at Bursa Malaysia’s afternoon market close today. Four showed positive momentum and six with negative momentum.
KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 23): theedgemarkets.com highlighted five stocks with momentum at Bursa Malaysia’s afternoon market close today. It showed one with positive momentum and four with negative momentum. The stock with positive momentum is: Luxchem Corporation Bhd (valuation: 1.70; fundamental: 2.10) up 7 sen at RM1.89 The stocks with negative momentum are: Spritzer Bhd (valuation: 1.40; fundamental: 2.
2018-05-21 - Asif
Overview Anthera Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company focused on advancing the development and commercialization of innovative medicines that benefit patients with unmet medical needs. The company currently have two compounds in development, Sollpura and blisibimod. The company licensed Sollpura from Eli Lilly & Co (“Eli Lilly”) in July 2014. Sollpura is a novel non-porcine investigational Pancreatic Enzyme Replacement Therapy (“PERT”) intended for the treatment of patients with Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency (“EPI”), often seen in patients with cystic fibrosis and other conditions. The company licensed blisibimod from Amgen, Inc. (“Amgen”) in December 2007. Blisibimod targets B-cell activating factor, or BAFF, which has been shown to be elevated in a variety of B-cell mediated autoimmune diseases, including Immunoglobulin A nephropathy, or IgA nephropathy. Sollpura The exocrine pancreas is responsible for synthesis and secretion of digestive en...
2018-05-21 - Asif
Business Agenus is a clinical-stage immuno-oncology (“I-O”) company dedicated to becoming a leader in the discovery and development of innovative combination therapies and committed to bringing effective medicines to patients with cancer. The company's business is designed to drive success in I-O through speed, innovation, and effective combination therapies. Agenus has assembled fully integrated capabilities from novel target discovery, antibody generation, cell line development, and good manufacturing practice (“GMP”) manufacturing together with a comprehensive portfolio consisting of antibody-based therapeutics, adjuvants and cancer vaccine platforms. The company leverage its immune biology platforms to identify effective combination therapies for development and have developed productive partnerships to advance its innovation. The company believe the next generation of cancer treatment will build on clinically validated antibodies targeting CTLA-4 and PD-1 combined wi...
2018-05-21 - Asif
Business The company started Square in February 2009 to enable businesses (sellers) to accept card payments, an important capability that was previously inaccessible to many businesses. However, sellers also need innovative solutions to thrive, and Square has since expanded to provide additional products and services to give these businesses access to the same tools as large businesses. This approach aligns with its purpose of economic empowerment, as everything the company do should give sellers accessible, affordable tools to grow their businesses and participate in the economy. Square is a cohesive commerce ecosystem that helps its sellers start, run, and grow their businesses. The company combine sophisticated software with affordable hardware to enable sellers to turn mobile and computing devices into powerful payment and point-of-sale solutions. Square has high seller acceptance rates and fast onboarding, while maintaining low risk and fraud losses as a result of its a...