Medicine


Florida gets 6 out of 10 in health emergency preparedness report card Florida gets 6 out of 10 in health emergency preparedness report card
- December 20, 2017

MA scored highest, having achieved nine of the 10 goals. Twenty-five states scored five or lower on the assessment. "If we don't improve our baseline funding and capabilities, we'll continue to be caught completely off-guard when hurricanes, wildfires and infectious disease outbreaks hit". (more...)
How Have New York REIT, Inc. (NYRT) Earnings Forecasts Changed?
- December 20, 2017

It has outperformed by 13.23% the S&P500. New York REIT Inc (NYSE: NYRT ) has grabbed attention from the analysts, when it saw a value decrease of -0.2% or -0.01 points in the last trading session to close at $4.9. As per Thursday, September 21, the company rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird. The firm earned "Underperform" rating on Thursday, October 29 by CLSA. (more...)
Equity Research Analyst's Stock Ratings: Biocept, Inc. (BIOC), Spectrum Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (SPPI)
- December 20, 2017

This means that analysts are more bullish on the forecast for BIOC stock. The firm franchises lodging properties under the proprietary brand names Comfort Inn, Comfort Suites, Quality, Clarion, Sleep Inn, Econo Lodge, Rodeway Inn, MainStay Suites, Suburban Extended Stay Hotel, Cambria hotels and suites, and Ascend Hotel Collection. (more...)
Plainridge owner buys competitor casino firm for $2.8 billion Plainridge owner buys competitor casino firm for $2.8 billion
- December 20, 2017

The deal between Pinnacle and Penn is worth $2.8 billion and is expected to close sometime after June 2018. In addition to its regional facilities, Penn National owns the Tropicana Las Vegas and M Resort in the American gambling hub. The amalgamated operator is expecting to have in excess of 35,000 employees and offer around 1,300 gaming tables alongside approximately 53,500 slots and 8,300 hotel rooms, while increased economies of scale, as well as a bump in its purchasing power, could lead ... (more...)
Are Analysts Bearish Kimco Realty Corporation (NYSE:KIM) After Last Week?
- December 20, 2017

Kimco Rlty Corp now has $7.83 billion valuation. The stock has a market capitalization of $7,861.81, a P/E ratio of 12.23, a PEG ratio of 2.20 and a beta of 0.65. Boenning & Scattergood maintained Kimco Realty Corporation (NYSE:KIM) on Friday, August 18 with "Hold" rating. Citigroup maintained the stock with "Neutral" rating in Monday, November 13 report. (more...)
DRL arm settles case with U.S. for $5 million
- December 20, 2017

Consumer Product Safety Commission voted to refer a case involving the drugmaker to the U.S. Justice Department. In its suit against Dr. Reddy's, the U.S. The said case is six years old and in order to avoid any unnecessary costs and the distractions of prolonged litigation, the company has chosen to settle the matter for Dollars 5 million. (more...)
Bell's Bell's "next-generation" tiltrotor makes first flight
- December 20, 2017

Bell Helicopter has announced the first flight of the "next-generation" V-280 Valor tiltrotor. The V-280 uses new tiltrotor technology and will fly farther and faster than conventional helicopters it was created to replace. The V-280 does not seem to have conducted any forward flight - as seen in the video of the flight by Bell. Lastly, the V-280 will have a crew of 4 and can carry 14 passengers, while the UH-60 has a crew of 3 and can carry a maximum of 12. (more...)
CIT Group Inc. (CIT) Position Boosted by Macquarie Group Ltd.
- December 20, 2017

OceanFirst Financial Corp. (OCFC) has risen 51.57% since December 19, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 29.51% the S&P500. Paradigm Financial Advisors Llc sold 10,003 shares as Boeing Company (BA)'s stock rose 4.66%. (NYSE:CIT) on Friday, October 7 to "Hold" rating. The firm earned "Neutral" rating on Monday, March 28 by Sterne Agee CRT. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have given a hold rating and eight have issued a buy rating to the ... (more...)
Array Biopharma Inc 2017 Q2 Institutional Investor Sentiment Better Than Expected Array Biopharma Inc 2017 Q2 Institutional Investor Sentiment Better Than Expected
- December 20, 2017

The stock increased 1.67% or $0.18 during the last trading session, reaching $10.98. Based on an average daily volume of 2,806,431 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 7.4 days. Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa owns 19,826 shares for 0% of their portfolio. (NASDAQ:ARRY). California Employees Retirement Sys owns 240,500 shares. Captrust Advsrs holds 0% or 245 shares in its portfolio. (more...)
Apollo Investment Corporation (AINV) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 20, 2017
- December 20, 2017

For the full year, analysts expect earnings to decline -5.97% yoy to $0.63. Several analysts have recently issued reports on AINV shares. This marks the 6th quarter that AINV has paid the same dividend. Wilbanks Smith Thomas Asset Mngmt Ltd Liability Corp invested in 0.01% or 10,300 shares. This represents a $0.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 10.12%. (more...)
Coast Guard crew returns to Key West with large drug haul Coast Guard crew returns to Key West with large drug haul
- December 20, 2017

Crewmembers from the U.S. Coast Guard cutter Thetis rescued the sea turtle . In addition, 24 suspected smugglers were busted. The Coast Guard worked hard to free the endangered sea turtle. Overall, Operation Martillo 2017 resulted in the seizure of almost seven tons of cocaine valued at $135 million, officials stated. "As coca cultivation and cocaine production in Colombia increase, the United States will very likely see continued increases in cocaine-related deaths, new initiates, ... (more...)
Search for escapees continues, stolen vehicle found in North Carolina Search for escapees continues, stolen vehicle found in North Carolina
- December 20, 2017

Two inmates who escaped for a Florida jail Sunday night are believed to have stolen a pickup truck from Haywood County, Tuesday morning, according to the Haywood County Sheriff's Office. "Anderson is described as a 39-year-old white male, approximately 5' 7" and 175lbs. That vehicle was found early Tuesday morning in a parking lot near the dam at Lake Junaluska, in Haywood County. (more...)
PDP Reps walk out of plenary over Igbokwe's defection PDP Reps walk out of plenary over Igbokwe's defection
- December 20, 2017

This was not unconnected to the decision of the Speaker, House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara , to align with his All Progressives Congress (APC) members who were in support of the defection of a PDP member, Hon. Binta, reciting Section 68 (1) of the Constitution, saying that a member shall vacate his/her seat provided he/she leaves the political party at a time it has no issue of internal division of any kind. (more...)
Marinus Pharma CS (MRNS) — Trending Stock Buzz
- December 20, 2017

Morgan Stanley holds 0% or 494 shares. From another technical standpoint, Marinus Pharmaceuticals, Inc . Vanguard Group Inc Inc has 583,654 shares for 0% of their portfolio. It has underperformed by 91.59% the S&P500. The company has market cap of $312.53 million. The firm is developing ganaxolone, a small molecule, which is in Phase III clinical trials to treat adults with refractory focal onset epileptic seizures; and is in Phase II clinical trials for the treatment of genetic orphan ... (more...)
People calling Ubers over ambulances for hospital visits, research shows People calling Ubers over ambulances for hospital visits, research shows
- December 20, 2017

According to NPR , the University of Kansas investigated ambulance rates in 766 USA cities from 43 different states. Demand for ambulances decreased with the availability of Uber, allowing emergency personnel to quickly reach patients and apply treatment on the way to the hospital, explained study author David Slusky. (more...)
IPL auctions on January 27, 28 in Bengaluru IPL auctions on January 27, 28 in Bengaluru
- December 20, 2017

ESPNcricinfo understands that the IPL has asked all eight franchises to submit their final list of retained players by January 4. It was in that meeting that BCCI apprised the franchise representatives about the retention process. This year's auction will see teams with an increase in budget from INR 66 crores to INR 80 crore. A right-to-match card gives the franchise the ability to buy back its player during the auction by matching the highest bid made for the player by another franchise, ... (more...)
Senate finally passes amendment bill on delimitation of constituencies Senate finally passes amendment bill on delimitation of constituencies
- December 20, 2017

Leader of the House Raja Zafarul Haq had sought deferment for two days and the bill was placed on the Senate's agenda for November 22 but the House again failed to carry out a vote on it. The passage of the bill will not change the 272 seats strength of the National Assembly. The bill has reduced nine seats for National Assembly from the Punjab province. (more...)
UGG-ly? Singer booted from Qantas lounge over footwear UGG-ly? Singer booted from Qantas lounge over footwear
- December 20, 2017

A sarcastic Catherall noted an employee "helpfully" suggested she purchase a pair of shoes from one of the airport shops. Joanne Catherall , a singer from The Human League , was recently turned away from a Qantas Airlines business lounge because she was wearing UGGs. (more...)
Veterinary Vaccine Market Growth Factors, Consumption, Market Current Scenario by 2017 Veterinary Vaccine Market Growth Factors, Consumption, Market Current Scenario by 2017
- December 20, 2017

This report analyses the dynamic world Vaccine Adjuvants market overview, growth opportunities, a market performance which will lead to profitability. The process of Pediatric Drugs and Vaccines Industry is analysed thoroughly with respect three points, viz. raw material and equipment suppliers, various manufacturing associated costs (material cost, labour cost, etc.) and the actual process. (more...)
Taylor Swift's New 'The Swift Life' App Breeding Arguments From Trump Supporters Taylor Swift's New 'The Swift Life' App Breeding Arguments From Trump Supporters
- December 20, 2017

The Daily Beast first reported on the phenomenon on Tuesday, noting that the app's forum, where Swift fans can talk to one another and share their favorite "Tay Tay" content, saw an early influx of political arguments. It's also not what was intended for The Swift Life , an app touted as a social platform where Swift fans can engage with each other and share photos and Swift-themed emojis, called "Taymojis". (more...)
Germany calls for humanitarian access to Eastern Ghouta Germany calls for humanitarian access to Eastern Ghouta
- December 20, 2017

Scores of civilians have been killed or injured in the Eastern Ghouta in the past month and. "The sick and injured must not be used as pawns in negotiations between the different parties involved in the fighting". Russia's deputy United Nations ambassador Vladimir Safronkov recalled that the cross-border program was adopted in 2014 at the height of the Syria conflict as a temporary measure to provide aid when there was no other alternative way to help Syrians. (more...)
Gene Therapy for Inherited Retinal Dystrophy Gets FDA Clearance Gene Therapy for Inherited Retinal Dystrophy Gets FDA Clearance
- December 20, 2017

Katherine A. High Co-Founder, President, Head of Research and Development at Spark Therapeutics says. Some analysts think Spark could charge as much as $ 1 million for a single injection of Luxturna, used to treat Leber's congenital amaurosis, where people have a mutated RPE65 gene. (more...)
Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY) And Insider Trading Activity
- December 19, 2017

The stock decreased 0.49% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $4.09. About 263,600 shares traded. Lennar Corporation (NYSE:LEN) has risen 19.91% since December 19, 2016 and is uptrending. It also reduced its holding in Amazon.Com Inc (NASDAQ:AMZN) by 409 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 5,670 shares, and cut its stake in Boeing Co (NYSE:BA). (more...)
TCW Group Inc. Trims Stake in Eli Lilly and Company (LLY)
- December 19, 2017

Lilly Endowment Inc decreased its stake in Eli Lilly And Company ( LLY ) by 0.34% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. Skba Capital Management Llc sold 33,000 shares as Lilly Eli & Co (LLY)'s stock declined 3.22%. The firm has "Buy" rating by Jefferies given on Thursday, July 13. The Price Index 12m for Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY) is 1.24114. Brown Advisory has invested 0.02% in Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY). (more...)
Reach Out Utah Holiday Blood Drive Reach Out Utah Holiday Blood Drive
- December 19, 2017

The Red Cross is also encouraging eligible individuals to donate blood or platelets. "The gift of blood donation is one that offers hope, healing, and comfort to local patients and their loved ones", said Jan Laub, Executive Director, Tulsa. (more...)
FINAL: Men's hoops destroys Houston Baptist as Miles Bridges scores 33 FINAL: Men's hoops destroys Houston Baptist as Miles Bridges scores 33
- December 19, 2017

The Huskies converted on 4-of-19 shots from beyond the arc. Huskies reserve Jalon Gates scored 17 points while Ian DuBose and Braxton Bonds each had 10 points. "I think we lead the world in unforced turnovers", said Izzo. Houston Baptist pushed the pace to 29 points off of fast breaks versus an opposing 9 points off of fast breaks. (more...)
Photo of multitasking mother finishing finals while in labour goes viral Photo of multitasking mother finishing finals while in labour goes viral
- December 19, 2017

Although Nayzia wanted to get her last final out of the way so she could completely focus on her journey into motherhood, she also did it to prove an important point. The proud new mother then gave followers an update. And like the boss that she is, the new mum is finishing the semester with impressive grades. (more...)
CDC director says there are 'no banned words' at the agency CDC director says there are 'no banned words' at the agency
- December 19, 2017

A CDC spokeswoman said she was not aware of any guidance that prohibits CDC scientists from using "health equity" or any other words or phrases in presentations or talks. For instance, instead of using "science-based" or "evidence-based", an alternate option is, "CDC bases its recommendations on science in consideration with community standards and wishes", the source told The Washington Post . (more...)
Apple names head for sales in India Apple names head for sales in India
- December 19, 2017

While the reason for the change in guard is not entirely clear, a report by the Economic Times attributed the change to Apple's slow growth for the financial year ending on March 2018. After the government hiked customs duty from 10 per cent to 15 per cent for mobile handsets last week, Apple on Monday became the first smartphone manufacturer to raise prices (on MRP) across iPhone models, except iPhone SE that the company assembles in Bengaluru. (more...)
People With Egg Allergies Can Now Get the Flu Shot People With Egg Allergies Can Now Get the Flu Shot
- December 19, 2017

There have been 39 flu-related hospitalizations so far in Cuyahoga County, 33 in Summit County and 42 in Stark, according to health department statistics . The U.S. Preventative Task Force even added that health care professionals don't need to ask about egg allergies at all when offering the flu shot to patients. (more...)