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Tech Stocks Starting to Build on Morning Advance

Tech Stocks Starting to Build on Morning Advance

Technology stocks were extending earlier gains during Wednesday trading, with shares of tech companies in the S&P 500 climbing slightly more than 0.2%. In company news, MobileIron (MOBL) fell to a new 52-week low, sinking nearly 16% to its lowest price since October 2016 at $3.20 a share, after the mobile networking software firm last night said chief executive Barry[Read More…]

by October 23, 2017 0 comments Business, Technology
gnyta Shares Add 6% Pre-Bell Europe Drug Regulator Grants Priority Medicines Status to Entrectinib

gnyta Shares Add 6% Pre-Bell Europe Drug Regulator Grants Priority Medicines Status to Entrectinib

Ignyta (RXDX) shares were higher 6% in recent pre-market trade after the company said Tuesday that the European Medicines Agency has granted priority medicines (PRIME) designation for entrectinib for the treatment of NTRK fusion-positive, locally advanced or metastatic solid tumours in adult and paediatric patients who have either progressed following prior therapies or who have no acceptable standard therapy. Through[Read More…]

by October 19, 2017 0 comments Business, Technology
Can-Fite Biopharma Gets Patent in Korea for Piclidenoson to Treat Psoriasis

Can-Fite Biopharma Gets Patent in Korea for Piclidenoson to Treat Psoriasis

Can-Fite Biopharma Ltd (CANF) said Tuesday that the Korean Intellectual Property Office has issued a patent for its lead drug candidate Piclidenoson (CF101) to treat psoriasis. Can-Fite has two distribution agreements in Korea. One is with Kwang Dong Pharmaceutical for Piclidenoson to treat rheumatoid arthritis, and the other is with Chong Kun Dang for Namodenoson in the treatment of liver[Read More…]

by October 19, 2017 0 comments Business, Technology
Pacific Gas & Electric Power Lines Investigated For Link To Wine Country Fires; Shares Off 4%

Pacific Gas & Electric Power Lines Investigated For Link To Wine Country Fires; Shares Off 4%

Pacific Gas & Electric’s (PCG) falling power lines are being investigated as a possible cause of fires burning in California’s Wine Country, multiple sources reported. Investigators are looking into reports strong winds knocked down numerous Pacific Gas and Electric Co. power lines between 9:20 and 10 p.m. Sunday, reports said, citing a statement from the California Department of Forestry and[Read More…]

by October 17, 2017 0 comments Business, Technology
Apple iPhone X Said to be Facing Production Delays as Dot Projector in Camera Poses Challenge

Apple iPhone X Said to be Facing Production Delays as Dot Projector in Camera Poses Challenge

Apple (AAPL) suppliers are continuing to grapple with 3D sensor production for the iPhone X, raising the specter of delays, Nikkei Asian Review reported, citing a “top” executive. Shares drifted marginally lower intraday. The issue is related to dot projectors in the premium handset’s TrueDepth camera system, the news report claimed. The smartphone is expected to go on sale by[Read More…]

by October 17, 2017 0 comments Business, Technology