Health Care


Sarepta Therapeutics Inc Stock as Institutional Investors Enter
- April 05, 2018

This will give analytical advantage to a shorter-term trader since it pursues the price more intimately, and consequently produces less "lag" as comparison to the longer-term moving average. Meanwhile, Sarepta Therapeutics, Inc . Sarepta Therapeutics (NASDAQ: SRPT ) has obvious gauge of stock volatility. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned ($1.25) earnings per share. (more...)
Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal apologizes to Arun Jaitley for misinformed allegations Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal apologizes to Arun Jaitley for misinformed allegations
- April 05, 2018

The TDP chief arrived in Delhi on Tuesday and met several opposition leaders to drum up support for a special category status to Andhra Pradesh - an issue that led him to break ties with the BJP. The TDP pulled out of the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) last month after the Centre expressed its inability to grant SCS to Andhra Pradesh. The meetings were aimed at garnering support for the no-confidence motion against the NDA government. (more...)
Synnex (SNX) Holdings Increased by Renaissance Technologies LLC
- April 05, 2018

D-E Shaw & Company Inc who had been investing in Alibaba Group Hldg Ltd (Call) for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $448.81 billion market cap company. Assenagon Asset Management S.A. now owns 205,406 shares of the business services provider's stock worth $27,925,000 after purchasing an additional 173,406 shares during the last quarter. (more...)
Spying on spouse's phone banned in Saudi Arabia Spying on spouse's phone banned in Saudi Arabia
- April 05, 2018

March 27, 2018. The Saudi Arabian government has asked residents of the country to "think twice" before spying on their spouse's phone as the act is now a criminal offence . Over 50 per cent of Saudi Arabia's citizens are under 25 and majority love to spend their time on mobile platforms, away from official strictures and traditions. (more...)
Karnataka Assembly Elections: CM Siddaramaiah to contest from Chamundeshwari constituency Karnataka Assembly Elections: CM Siddaramaiah to contest from Chamundeshwari constituency
- April 05, 2018

During his two-day visit, Shah will meet party office-bearers and discuss strategy for the 2019 general elections, sources said . But the BJP was prepared with old visuals of Siddaramaiah holding a lemon while taking over as the Chief Minister of Karnataka . (more...)
Youngstown police investigate reports of 'zombie' raccoons Youngstown police investigate reports of 'zombie' raccoons
- April 05, 2018

The Associated Press reports, via WKBN-TV in northeast OH, that photographer Robert Coggeshall was playing with his dogs outside when a raccoon approached them, stood on its hind legs, show its teeth and then fell over backward. Ohio's Department of Natural Resources sought to quell fears the animals are rabid, saying that they're more likely to be suffering from a viral disease called distemper. (more...)
AbbVie Inc. (ABBV) Shares Bought by Puzo Michael J
- April 05, 2018

Tahoe Resources Inc. (NYSE:TAHO) has declined 37.91% since April 4, 2017 and is downtrending. It has outperformed by 13.90% the S&P500. Horan Capital Advisors Llc increased Abbvie Inc ( ABBV ) stake by 68.35% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. (more...)
SARS undershoots revenue target by R0.7bn SARS undershoots revenue target by R0.7bn
- April 05, 2018

In announcing the numbers, finance minister Nhlanhla Nene stressed that these were preliminary results and not the final numbers, which are still subject to a final audit. "More concerning though, it the increasing tendency of business to withhold taxes such as VAT and PAYE collected on behalf of SARS", he said. "Due to the shorter business month in March, customs had to close their statements two days earlier than normal shifting about R1.8 billion to the next financial year", said ... (more...)
British American Tobacco (NYSE:BTI) Earns News Impact Rating of 0.18 British American Tobacco (NYSE:BTI) Earns News Impact Rating of 0.18
- April 05, 2018

The 1st High Dividend Yield stock on the spotlight is British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BTI). The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Wednesday, February 14 by Credit Suisse. Aureus Asset Mngmt Llc owns 0.04% invested in Texas Instruments Incorporated (NASDAQ:TXN) for 2,201 shares. Sigma Planning accumulated 18,510 shares. (more...)
Facebook users affected by Cambridge Analytica scandal increases to 87 million Facebook users affected by Cambridge Analytica scandal increases to 87 million
- April 05, 2018

The whistleblower, Christopher Wylie, a former researcher for the company, said that the real number of affected people was at least 50 million. A spokesperson for Facebook states that the CEO of the billion dollar social media site is doing everything in his power to communicate and meet with the lawmakers that are most pressed to hear his account of the situation. (more...)
Eight private jets damaged after strong winds cause hangar to collapse Eight private jets damaged after strong winds cause hangar to collapse
- April 05, 2018

Houston police Lieutenant Larry Crowson says the hangar is owned by Jet Aviation. "Right now, the fire department is on scene, we're waiting to see if we can get it cleaned up". The Jet Linx hangar collapsed in 60mph gusts at around just before midnight on Tuesday at Hobby Airport and debris was scattered across the runway. (more...)
Medical marijuana could decrease opioid use Medical marijuana could decrease opioid use
- April 05, 2018

One impediment in substituting opioids with marijuana is that neither Medicaid nor Medicare will reimburse people for the money they spend on marijuana. Bradford said that while medical marijuana could decrease opioid use, "it is not without risks". "We had about a 14.5 percent reduction in opiate use when states turned on dispensaries, and about a 7 percent reduction in opiate use when states turned on home cultivation-based cannabis laws", said researcher David Bradford, chairman of ... (more...)
MINUSCA condemns losses of life in overnight attack in Tagbara MINUSCA condemns losses of life in overnight attack in Tagbara
- April 04, 2018

On the morning of 3 April, at 5 a.m., the MINUSCA temporary base in Tagbara village, located 60 km northeast of Bambari, in Ouaka prefecture, came under attack from anti-Balaka elements. MINUSCA peacefully recovered these individuals, who were mostly civilian, and accommodated them at its temporary base for the night, to ensure their safety. (more...)
SUV plunge off cliff may have been intentional SUV plunge off cliff may have been intentional
- April 04, 2018

The two women, both 38, were found dead inside the SUV, while three of their children - Markis Hart, 19, Jeremiah Hart, 14, and Abigail Hart, 14 - were discovered outside the vehicle. "We don't know for sure either way if the kids were in the vehicle or not", California Highway Patrol spokesman Cal Robertson said. Devonte was also at the center of a much darker chapter in the family's history, as it was revealed last week that he frequently came to the door of the Harts' Washington state ... (more...)
New Zealand, England draw 2nd test New Zealand, England draw 2nd test
- April 04, 2018

For the first 90 minutes of the day, Root and Malan had batted with uncomplicated objective in easing along to a 97-run stand for England's fourth wicket, but New Zealand's decision to delay the second new ball paid dividends, as both were dragged out of their comfort zones in their attempts to pick up the tempo. (more...)
Delhi: Not one toilet built under Swachh Bharat, says CAG Delhi: Not one toilet built under Swachh Bharat, says CAG
- April 04, 2018

According to the report, the government till March 31 past year failed to collect 3,105 utilisation certificates for Rs 7,269.69 crore released in grants. "The total requirement of household toilets, community toilets and public toilets assessed (in September 2015) by the implementing agencies was far less than the number of toilet construction projected by the Centre based on Census-2011", it said. (more...)
Move over Tide Pods: 'Condom snorting challenge' latest trend to go viral Move over Tide Pods: 'Condom snorting challenge' latest trend to go viral
- April 04, 2018

In Condom Snorting Challenge, teenagers put a condom up one of their nostrils and inhale until the condom comes out of their mouth . Another type of condom challenge also went viral way back in 2015, where a water-filled condom was dropped onto the head of the person taking part in the challenge leaving them drenching. (more...)
British family of 4 killed in Florida vehicle crash British family of 4 killed in Florida vehicle crash
- April 04, 2018

But Baarts said this does not mean the SUV was traveling at that speed before it plunged. He said: "We only know of one family member that stayed behind". In talking with police, Sarah Hart said the kids always got food but admitted spanking her daughter the day before and that it got out of control. (more...)
Deadly flu season claims 86 lives in Alberta Deadly flu season claims 86 lives in Alberta
- April 04, 2018

In total, flu B was responsible for 72 percent of March flu hospitalizations, compared with about one-quarter a year ago. The good news? Flu vaccines are almost always more effective against B strains, and this year's is no exception. Its effectiveness varies widely from season to season because the part of the flu virus targeted by the seasonal vaccine changes each year. Locally, flu has taken the lives of 6 people in Whatcom County, 4 in Skagit County, and 4 persons in Island County so ... (more...)
Legalizing marijuana could help with opioid crisis, study says
- April 04, 2018

The Utah Medical Association is accusing the leaders of an effort to legalize medical marijuana in the state of misleading voters into supporting the measure. Specifically, states with dispensaries cut the number of opioids dispensed cut by 3.742 million doses on average. This study, drawing on a data set of Americans over 65, may be more restricted in its generalizability than some others. (more...)
China trade war fears see Wall Street stocks plunge China trade war fears see Wall Street stocks plunge
- April 04, 2018

Intel dove 5.7 percent following a report in Bloomberg News that Apple plans to start using its own chips in Mac computers as early as 2020, replacing Intel. "Investors are pricing in an escalating trade war and regulation of tech companies". Microsoft dropped 3% and Alphabet, Google's parent company, shed 2.4%. (more...)
Pasta may actually not make your kids obese, claims a new study Pasta may actually not make your kids obese, claims a new study
- April 04, 2018

A growing number of people are ditching carbohydrates and swapping the likes of spaghetti for spiralised vegetables like courgettes or courgetti as it is known. PASTA isn't the first foodstuff that those attempting to shed a few pounds might think of, but new research indicates the Italian staple may have been getting a bum rap when it comes to the whole dieting thing. (more...)
Polaris recalls ROVs for fire hazard Polaris recalls ROVs for fire hazard
- April 04, 2018

Polaris further agreed to maintain an enhanced compliance program to ensure compliance with the Consumer Product Safety Act and a related system of internal controls and procedures created to ensure timely reporting in the future. In addition to resolving the charged violations relating to the RZRs and Rangers, CPSC agreed not to seek civil penalties from Polaris for any failure to report a hazard or defect in a model year vehicle that Polaris had reported to staff by June 29, 2017. (more...)
Basswood Capital Management LLC Uplifts Holding in US Bancorp (USB)
- April 04, 2018

Annual earnings per share (EPS) growth noted at 0.90% in past 5 Years and Long-term annual earnings per share (EPS) growth is expected to reach 7.67% in coming 5 years. Bancorp ( USB ) in trading session dated February 28, 2018. Analysts' mean recommendation for the stock is 2.20 (A rating of less than 2 means buy, "hold" within the 3 range, "sell" within the 4 range, and "strong sell" within the 5 range). (more...)
Fire crews respond to Amarillo Blvd. house fire Fire crews respond to Amarillo Blvd. house fire
- April 04, 2018

Wallin said fire inspectors would go through the home after the fire was extinguished. Along with the Easley Fire Department, Easley Police Department, Easley Combined Utilities, Fort Hill Natural gas, Pickens County EMS and Rescue 8 responded to the scene. (more...)