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June 30, 2013
18:28 EDTBMY, PFEEliquis demonstrated comparable efficacy in patients with VTE
Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY) and Pfizer (PFE) announced the results of the six month Phase 3 AMPLIFY trial of 5,395 patients with acute venous thromboembolism ,VTE, which includes symptomatic deep vein thrombosis, DVT, and/or pulmonary embolism, PE. In this trial, Eliquis as a single-agent achieved the primary efficacy endpoint of noninferiority to current standard of care (initial parenteral enoxaparin treatment overlapped with warfarin therapy) in the reduction of the composite endpoint of recurrent symptomatic VTE or VTE-related death. Eliquis also met the primary safety endpoint of superiority for major bleeding, with a 69 percent relative risk reduction, RRR, compared to current standard of care. Importantly, AMPLIFY demonstrated comparable results for the primary efficacy and safety endpoints between patients entering the study with a DVT or a PE. The findings were published online in New England Journal of Medicine and announced at the 24th Congress of the International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis, ISTH.
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November 18, 2015
20:00 EDTPFEPfizer nears deal for Allergan at $370-$380 per share, Bloomberg says
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19:00 EDTPFEPfizer nearing acquisition of Allergan at $370-$380 per share, Bloomberg says
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17:00 EDTPFETreasury Department to release new 'guidance' deterring tax inversions, WSJ says
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12:01 EDTBMYBristol-Myers Squibb says Opdivo data shows 'superior' overall survival
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08:11 EDTPFE, BMYIMS Health forecasts global drug spending to increase 30% by 2020 to $1.4T
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08:06 EDTPFEPfizer says Phase 3 XALKORI trial shows 'positive' results
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07:02 EDTPFEMerck KGaA, Pfizer win FDA breakthrough therapy designation for Avelumab
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06:09 EDTPFEValeant's Addyi sees hardly any sales, Bloomberg says
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November 17, 2015
10:47 EDTBMYBristol-Myers strength attributed to sale chatter
The move higher in shares of Bristol-Myers (BMY) is being attributed by traders to chatter of a sale. The stock is up 2%, or $1.06, to $66.08 in morning trading. The unconfirmed talk has the company possibly approaching Gilead (GILD) about buyout interest. Bristol's market capitalization is just above $110B while Gilead's is just above $150B. Shares of Gilead are up 74c to $104.55.
05:22 EDTPFEStocks with implied volatility movement; P PFE
Stocks with implied volatility movement; Pandora (P) 104, Pfizer (PFE) 29 according to iVolatility.
November 16, 2015
17:05 EDTBMYBristol-Myers announces FDA accepts for priority review sBLA for Opdivo
Bristol-Myers Squibb Company announced that the U.S. FDA has accepted for filing and priority review a supplemental Biologics License Application for Opdivo for the treatment of patients with advanced renal cell carcinoma who have received prior anti-angiogenic therapy. The FDA previously granted Opdivo Breakthrough Therapy Designation for this indication, underscoring the critical need for new treatment options for patients with advanced RCC who have received prior therapy. The projected FDA action date is March 16, 2016.
13:32 EDTPFECantor helps Moelis clinches advisory role for Pfizer, Reuters reports
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09:59 EDTPFEOmega bought Valeant in Q3, sold some SuneEdison
Leon Cooperman's Omega Advisors gave a quarterly update on its stakes in a filing this morning, disclosing its positions as of September 30. NEW STAKES: Pfizer (PFE), Valeant (VRX) Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA), TerraForm Global (GLBL), Cigna (CI). INCREASED STAKES: Google Class A (GOOGL), Facebook (FB), Delta Air Lines (DAL). DECREASED STAKES: SunEdison (SUNE), Shire (SHPG), Citi (C), KAR Auction (KAR), LyondellBasell (LYB). LIQUIDATED STAKES: McKesson (MCK), 21st Century Fox (FOXA), General Motors (GM), QEP Resources (QEP), eBay (EBAY).
07:00 EDTBMYBristol-Myers announces data from Phase 3 ALLY-3+ trial for Daklinza
Bristol-Myers announced late-breaking data from the Phase 3 ALLY-3+ trial investigating a regimen of Daklinza in combination with sofosbuvir and ribavirin in genotype 3 hepatitis C patients with advanced fibrosis or cirrhosis, for treatment durations of 12 and 16 weeks. This patient population is one of the most difficult to treat, among whom sustained virologic response rates, or cure, have proved harder to achieve. The results show that 100% of patients in the advanced fibrosis cohort achieved SVR12 in both the 12- and 16-week arms of the study. SVR12 rates were 83% and 89% in patients with cirrhosis in the 12- and 16-week arms, respectively.
06:33 EDTPFEPfizer, Allergan deal brings focus on U.S. tax-inversion deals, Reuters says
Pfizer's (PFE) takeover bid for Allergan (AGN) has refocused financial markets over a potential move by the U.S. Treasury Department against tax-inversion deals, Reuters reported Friday. The outlook for such a move remained unclear on Friday, the report says. Reference Link
November 15, 2015
18:13 EDTPFEAllergan, Pfizer targeting late November merger deal, FT says
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November 13, 2015
13:57 EDTPFEAppeals court vacates decision invalidating Medicines Co. Angiomax patents
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11:12 EDTPFEPiper sees Pfizer profiting from Allergan deal, worth $50/share even without one
An acquisition of Allergan (AGN) by Pfizer (PFE) would increase the latter company's profits in 2016-2017 and lift its earnings by a large amount by 2019, wrote research firm Piper Jaffray in a note to investors today. WHAT'S NEW: By 2019, an acquisition of Allergan would increase Pfizer's earnings per share by 13%-16%, estimated Piper analyst Richard Purkiss. The deal would be profitable for Pfizer as early as 2016, the analyst believes. Excluding any acquisition, Pfizer is worth over $50 per share, well above analysts' average price target of $40, Purkiss believes. He kept a $52 price target and Overweight rating on Pfizer. WHAT'S NOTABLE: Yesterday dealReporter, noting that an acquisition of Allergan by Pfizer would be "a giant inversion deal," asserted that the U.S. Treasury could look to take steps to limit or discourage those types of transactions. On November 6, research firm Bernstein said that Allergan's strong results, coupled with the weakness of drug stocks, could cause Allergan to be reluctant to sell itself to Pfizer in the near-term. As a result, the firm thinks that the odds of a deal getting done may be lower than many believe. It kept a $385 price target and Outperform rating on Allergan. PRICE ACTION: In late morning trading, Pfizer rose fractionally to $33.47 and Allergan added 1.3% to $303.87.
06:54 EDTPFEPiper sees Pfizer worth over $50/share on standalone basis
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November 12, 2015
13:45 EDTPFEPfizer, Allergan talks could set off further Treasury action, dealReporter says
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