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March 14, 2012
06:55 EDTCRTX, CRTX, CRTX, ACOR, ACOR, ACOR, JNJ, JNJ, JNJ, DNA, DNA, DNA, LLY, LLY, LLY, MYL, MYL, MYL, IPXL, IPXL, IPXL, VRTX, VRTX, VRTX, NVS, NVS, NVS, AMLN, AMLN, AMLNInstitute for International Research to host a summit
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June 29, 2015
05:16 EDTLLYEli Lilly, Immunocore enter clinical trial collaboration
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05:15 EDTNVSNovartis acquires Spinifex Pharmaceuticals, terms not disclosed
Novartis announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Spinifex Pharmaceuticals. Spinifex Pharmaceuticals is a U.S. and Australian-based, privately held development stage company, focused on developing a peripheral approach to treat neuropathic pain such as EMA401, a novel angiotensin II Type 2 receptor, or AT2R, antagonist. Financial terms were not disclosed.
June 26, 2015
09:15 EDTLLYEli Lilly price target raised to $102 from $97 at Piper Jaffray
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07:50 EDTLLYEli Lilly price target raised to $92 from $77 at Leerink
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07:44 EDTNVSNovartis drug Farydak recommended by CHMP for EU approval
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07:34 EDTLLYEli Lilly volatility elevated as shares near record high
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05:17 EDTLLYEli Lilly, Adocia report positive Phase 1b topline results for BioChaperone Lisp
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June 25, 2015
14:02 EDTNVSNovartis initiated with a Buy at HSBC
Price target CHF 115.
12:52 EDTMYLEU to decide by July 29 on Mylan's bid for Perrigo, Reuters reports
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10:00 EDTLLYOn The Fly: Analyst Upgrade Summary
Today's noteworthy upgrades include: AT&T (T) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at BofA/Merrill... Eli Lilly (LLY) upgraded to Buy, added to US 1 List at BofA/Merrill... Finish Line (FINL) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at B. Riley... Gran Tierra (GTE) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Canaccord... Greenhill & Co. (GHL) upgraded to Buy from Sell at Goldman... Magnum Hunter (MHR) upgraded to Equalweight from Underweight at Capital One... Marathon Oil (MRO) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at UBS... Newpark Resources (NR) upgraded to Strong Buy from Outperform at Raymond James... Office Depot (ODP) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Telsey Advisory... Quanex (NX) upgraded to Outperform from In-Line at Imperial Capital... Vestas Wind (VWDRY) upgraded to Outperform from Neutral at Exane BNP Paribas... Web.com (WWWW) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at B. Riley... NRG Yield upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Avondale.
07:39 EDTLLYEli Lilly upgraded to Buy, added to US 1 List at BofA/Merrill
As previously reported, BofA/Merrill upgraded Eli Lilly to Buy from Neutral and added it to the US 1 List. The firm raised estimates and increased its price target to $101 from $74 based on more bullish pipeline expectations. BofA/Merrill highlights eva and sola pipelines, which have high risk/reward opportunities with Phase III data in the next 12-18 months. Firm forecasts peak sales of $1.5B for eva and $2B for sola and said success in either of these programs would result in significant upside to estimates.
06:44 EDTLLYEli Lilly upgraded to Buy from Neutral at BofA/Merrill
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06:07 EDTLLYEli Lilly reports UK court rules in favor of Lilly in Alimta vitamin patent suit
Eli Lilly announced that the Court of Appeal has ruled that the Alimta vitamin regimen patent would be indirectly infringed by a generic competitor that had stated its intent to market certain alternative salt forms of pemetrexed in the United Kingdom prior to the UK patent's expiration in June 2021. Specifically, the Court of Appeal held that commercialization of these alternative salt forms in the products as proposed would constitute indirect infringement by supplying an essential means for putting the patented invention into effect. The decision came in the case of Actavis v. Eli Lilly and Company. The Court of Appeal also held there was no difference between the law in the UK and that in France, Italy and Spain as it relates to indirect infringement, and so reversed the High Court's decision granting declarations of noninfringement over the Alimta vitamin regimen patents in those countries. Actavis may seek permission to appeal the decision to the UK Supreme Court. In addition, Actavis has stated it may ask the High Court to decide whether a different proposed product would infringe the patent. The Court of Appeal has ruled that the High Court will need to decide whether it will hear this new claim. If the High Court decides to hear Actavis' case on the different proposed product, Lilly will defend the case vigorously. In Europe, the compound patents for Alimta remain in force and are expected to provide exclusivity through December 2015. This decision increases the likelihood that the vitamin regimen patents for Alimta will provide exclusivity in the UK, France, Italy and Spain through June 2021.
June 24, 2015
07:09 EDTACORAcorda says oral levodopa reduces duration of OFF episodes in PD patients
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June 23, 2015
14:16 EDTMYLBMO Capital sees strong fundamentals in Perrigo regardless of Mylan deal
Shares of Perrigo (PRGO) are trading higher intraday after BMO Capital Markets initiated coverage of the stock with an Outperform rating. The research firm is bullish on the shares regardless of whether Mylan's bid for the company succeeds, saying Perrigo is well-positioned to ride momentum in reduced-price healthcare. WHAT'S NEW: BMO Capital Markets' David Maris initiated coverage of Perrigo with an Outperform rating and a $246 price target. Maris cited the company's 70%-plus market share in store- and private-label brands, as well as its roughly $1B annual sales in the generics space. The analyst believes Perrigo will see continued benefit from larger trends driving consumer-centric healthcare and the curtailing of medical costs. WHAT'S NOTABLE: BMO Capital Markets noted that two upcoming Tysabri-related events are not accounted for by the Street, giving rise to a "significant" undervaluing of the shares. Mylan (MYL) has submitted multiple unsolicited offers for Perrigo, and while the likelihood of the deal seems low given Perrigo's numerous rejections and Teva's (TEVA) 4.61% blocking stake in Mylan. BMO Capital remarked that a failed deal should see "limited downside" for Perrigo. There could certainly be near-term volatility if a Mylan agreement doesn't materialize, but the analyst was confident in the well-positioned company's ability to deliver on both earnings per share and cash flow. PRICE ACTION: Shares of Perrigo are up nearly 2% in afternoon trading. The company saw a nearly 25% leap following Mylan's initial offer on April 8, though it has since dipped from that high.
08:49 EDTMYLMylan CFO to meet with Tel Aviv bourse head Wednesday, Reuters says
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06:01 EDTMYLPerrigo initiated with an Outperform at BMO Capital
BMO Capital analyst David Maris started Perrigo (PRGO) with an Outperform rating and $246 price target. Maris calls shares "significantly undervalued" on a fundamental basis and sees limited downside risk should Mylan (MYL) remove its unsolicited bid for the company.
June 22, 2015
11:31 EDTLLYActinobac Biomed signs licensing agreemnt with Eli Lilly unit Elanco
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08:39 EDTLLYBernstein pharmaceuticals analyst holds an analyst/industry conference call
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June 21, 2015
19:53 EDTMYLMylan CEO says Teva's 4.61% stake may be 'illegal,' Bloomberg reports
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