New User:

-or-
Username:
Password:
Forgot your password?

Stock Market & Financial Investment News

News Breaks
April 29, 2014
07:20 EDTCBST, SHPG, AGNShire rumored to weigh Cubist bid, FT Alphaville says
Bryce Elder stated in an FT Alphaville blog that Shire (SHPG) will look to defend itself against a bid from Allergan (AGN) and "one rumour I'd suggest taking seriously" is that Shire is working on their own bid for Cubist Pharma (CBST). Reference Link
News For SHPG;CBST;AGN From The Last 14 Days
Sign up for a free trial to see the rest of the stories you've been missing.
1 | 2 | all recent news | >>
March 26, 2015
11:13 EDTSHPGBofA/Merrill European pharma analyst holds an analyst/industry conference call
Subscribe for More Information
March 23, 2015
16:14 EDTAGNPershing Square liquidates stake in Allergan
Subscribe for More Information
09:45 EDTSHPGUBS to hold a field trip
Subscribe for More Information
09:37 EDTSHPGActive equity options trading on open
Active equity options trading on open according to Track Data: AAPL AUY SLB PFE MCP CELG VRTX SHPG GILD LOGI TSLA TASR NFLX SCTY WFM
09:03 EDTAGNLeerink analysts hold a meeting with a conference call hookup
Subscribe for More Information
07:36 EDTSHPGPfizer should rise 'significantly' over next two years, says Jefferies
Jefferies analyst Jeffrey Holford told investors this morning that he expects shares of Pfizer (PFE) to appreciate "significantly" over the next two years. A survey of U.S. oncologists indicated the company's Ibrance drug will be used in 50% of first line hormonal therapy within one year, with off-label use in all lines of therapy including adjuvant, Holford noted. He thinks peak sales of the drug could top $13B, which is well above consensus. In addition, the analyst views Pfizer's Global Established Pharmaceutical business as being underappreciated by the market. Potential value creating options for the pharmaceutical giant include spinning off its GEP unit by 2017 and accretive acquisitions, with possible takeover targets being Shire (SHPG), Actavis (ACT), AstraZeneca (AZN) and GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), in the eyes of Holford. He added the stock to the firm's Franchise Picks list, which encompasses its best ideas. He also raised his price target for Pfizer to $45 from $42. The stock closed Friday up 10c to $34.25.
March 20, 2015
10:00 EDTSHPGOn The Fly: Analyst Upgrade Summary
Subscribe for More Information
09:41 EDTSHPGBernstein global specialty pharma analyst holds analyst/industry conference call
Subscribe for More Information
08:12 EDTSHPGShire upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Bernstein
Bernstein upgraded Shire as the firm thinks that the stock's risk/reward ratio is positive following several new developments. Among these developments are the firm's belief that the company's orphan drug strategy looks increasingly strong, while the risks to the company's Vyvanse and mesalamines drugs look to have moderated and the company has several near-term, 2015 catalysts. Target $295.
March 18, 2015
08:03 EDTSHPGTherapeuticsMD names Angus Russell, J. Martin Carroll as directors
TherapeuticsMD (TXMD) announced the appointment of two biopharmaceutical senior executives, Angus C. Russell and J. Martin Carroll, as independent members of its board of directors, and that Randall S. Stanicky has stepped down from the board of directors. Angus C. Russell served as CEO of Shire PLC (SHPG) from June 2008 until April 2013. J. Martin Carroll served as president and CEO of Boehringer Ingelheim Corp. U.S. from 2003 until 2011.
07:22 EDTSHPGShire looking for 'transformational' deal, Betaville blog says
Subscribe for More Information
March 17, 2015
09:13 EDTAGNActavis says Allergan CEO not joining combined company board
Subscribe for More Information
08:58 EDTAGNActavis sees double digit accretion to adjusted EPS within first 12 months
08:58 EDTAGNActavis says will 'immediately begin implementing' integration plans
Subscribe for More Information
08:57 EDTAGNActavis completes acquisition of Allergan
Actavis plc (ACT) announced that it has completed the acquisition of Allergan (AGN) in a cash and equity transaction valued at approximately $70.5B. The combination creates one of the world’s top 10 pharmaceutical companies by sales revenue, with combined annual pro forma revenues of more than $23B anticipated in 2015. Actavis continues to expect the transaction to generate double-digit accretion to non-GAAP earnings within the first 12 months, including approximately $1.8B in operating and financial synergies to be realized within one year following the close. These synergies exclude any additional revenue or manufacturing synergies, and are in addition to the $475M of annual savings previously announced by Allergan in connection with Project Endurance. Actavis further expects to generate strong operating cash flow in excess of $8B in 2016, which would enable the company to rapidly de-lever the balance sheet.
08:56 EDTAGNActavis completes Allergan acquisition valued at $70.5B
Subscribe for More Information
March 16, 2015
18:38 EDTAGNAmerican Airlines to replace Allergan in S&P 500 as of 3/20 close
Subscribe for More Information
17:19 EDTAGNAmerican Airlines to replace Allergan in S&P 500 as of 3/20 close
10:22 EDTAGNEuropean Commission clears Actavis' pending acquisition of Allergan
Subscribe for More Information
10:14 EDTAGNOptions with decreasing implied volatility
Options with decreasing implied volatility: EXPR ULTA SGMS QIHU BKS PAY URBN AGN AGNC
1 | 2 | all recent news | >>

Sign up for a free trial to see the rest of the stories you've been missing.

I agree to the theflyonthewall.com disclaimer & terms of use