Posts Tagged ‘Pfizer Inc (PFE)’

Pfizer Inc. (PFE) To Sweeten Bid for Astrazeneca plc (ADR) (AZN): Frost & Sullivan

Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE)
Ranjith Gopinathan, who is a program manager, life sciences and healthcare practice at Frost & Sullivan during an interview on CNBC said that while......(read more)

How Pharma Majors like Pfizer Inc. (PFE), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) And Merck & Co. Inc. (MRK) Are Responding To Alzheimer?

Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE)
CNBC’s Meg Tirrell reported on the popular “Squawk Box” program that patients suffering from Alzheimer disease in U.S and across the globe are......(read more)

Fisher Asset Management’s Top Picks From The Latest 13F: American Express Company (AXP), Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) & Others

Ken Fisher FISHER ASSET MANAGEMENT
In the current round of 13F filings, hedge funds and other institutional investors are disclosing their equity portfolios as held at the end of the last......(read more)

Investing in Counteracting Biological and Chemical Agents

Emergent Biosolutions Inc (NYSE:EBS)
Chemical nerve agents have garnered much media coverage recently, but receiving less attention are the companies involved in the development of countermeasures......(read more)

Nektar Therapeutics (NKTR), Pfizer Inc. (PFE): What’s MannKind Corporation (MNKD) Really Worth?

MannKind Corporation (NASDAQ:MNKD)
Here’s your one-question pop quiz of the day. Does MannKind Corporation (NASDAQ:MNKD) deserve a market cap of: $1.4 billion $1.7 billion $2.2 billion......(read more)

AstraZeneca plc (ADR) (AZN), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ): Will the Exelixis, Inc. (EXEL) Hype Catch Up to Its Valuation?

Exelixis, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXEL)
The small patient pool for medullary thyroid cancer, or MTC, isn’t going to move the needle for a large pharmaceutical company. But Exelixis, Inc......(read more)

Bank of America Corp (BAC), American International Group Inc (AIG): When a Crisis Became a Catastrophe

Bank of America Corp (NYSE:BAC)
On this day in economic and business history … Lehman Brothers filed for bankruptcy protection early in the morning on Sept. 15, 2008, after failing......(read more)

Pfizer Inc. (PFE), Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ): Top Risk Factors for Heart Disease

Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE)
Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States. In 2010, according to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 597,......(read more)

Trius Therapeutics, Inc. (TSRX), Cubist Pharmaceuticals Inc (CBST), Pfizer Inc. (PFE): A Portfolio Of Potential

Cubist Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:CBST)
After the market closed on July 30, antibiotic expert Cubist Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:CBST) announced two acquisitions worth up to a combined $1.......(read more)

Amgen, Inc. (AMGN), Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd (ADR) (TEVA): The Neulasta Question

Amgen, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMGN)
In a couple of years, Amgen, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMGN) will have to face the music when the patent for its $4 billion a year drug, Neulasta, expires in the U......(read more)

MannKind Corporation (MNKD), Pfizer Inc. (PFE): Why Afrezza May Not Work

MannKind Corporation (NASDAQ:MNKD)
MannKind Corporation (NASDAQ:MNKD) has been struggling to get its inhalable insulin product Afrezza on the market; the product was sent back to the labs......(read more)

Ariad Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ARIA), Pfizer Inc. (PFE), Novartis AG (ADR) (NVS): Does This Orphan Leukemia Treatment Have Blockbuster Potential?

Ariad Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ARIA)
When most biotech investors think of cancer treatments, they tend to think of large established players like Roche and Amgen. However, more speculative......(read more)

Pfizer Inc. (PFE), Novartis AG (ADR) (NVS): Will a Band-Aid Be Enough for Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)’s Latest Recall?

Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ)
Check that bottle of Motrin Infants formula before you give it to a baby. Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) recently announced a recall of around 200,000......(read more)

GlaxoSmithKline plc (ADR) (GSK), Pfizer Inc. (PFE): Theravance Inc (THRX) Gets Big Win for New COPD Drug

Theravance Inc (NASDAQ:THRX)
Trading of biopharmaceutical company Theravance Inc (NASDAQ:THRX) was halted on Tuesday. A major decision hung in the balance as the U.S. Food and Drug......(read more)

Pfizer Inc. (PFE), Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc (REGN), Amgen, Inc. (AMGN): Invest in the Next Biotech Frontier

Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE)
The last several months have been remarkably exciting in the biotech space. For patients, it appears that groundbreaking treatments for hepatitis C and......(read more)

Pfizer Inc. (PFE): Is Seattle Genetics (SGEN) an Acquisition Target?

Seattle Genetics, Inc. (NASDAQ:SGEN)
In late August, Amgen agreed to buy Onyx Pharmaceuticals in one of the worst-kept M&A secrets of the year. Amgen paid 50% more than Onyx’s pre......(read more)

Incyte Corporation (INCY), Pfizer Inc. (PFE): This Biotech Has So Many Reasons to Be Liked

Incyte Corporation (NASDAQ:INCY)
Earlier this month, I wrote an article explaining that I liked Incyte Corporation (NASDAQ:INCY) on the basis of the blockbuster potential of its only......(read more)

Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Forest Laboratories, Inc. (FRX), Pfizer Inc. (PFE): Pharmas Spending the Most to Catch Your Doctor’s Eye

Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)
The way to your wallet just might be through your doctor’s eyes. Pharmaceutical firms spend a lot of money to influence physicians to prescribe......(read more)

Pfizer Inc. (PFE), Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK): Two Reasons This Biotech Hardly Moved After a Successful Trial

Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE)
Data doesn’t get much cleaner than this. Adding Esperion Therapeutics‘  ECT-1002 to Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE)‘s Lipitor lowered bad LDL......(read more)

Pfizer Inc. (PFE): Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ARNA) Pushes Forward

Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ARNA)
As much as I think Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ARNA)‘ investors are overestimating the near-term potential for the biotech’s obesity......(read more)

Pfizer Inc. (PFE), Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ARNA), VIVUS, Inc. (VVUS): Two Lucrative Drug Markets You Should Avoid

Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ARNA)
To make a successful drug, it helps to have: A large number of people with the disease. A limited number of successful treatments. You really don’......(read more)

Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Pfizer Inc. (PFE), Novartis AG (ADR) (NVS): The Biggest Winners of the FDA’s Breakthrough Designation

Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ)
Designed as a way to bring potentially life-changing drugs to pharmacy shelves faster than ever, the Food and Drug Administration Safety and Innovation......(read more)

Lexicon Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (LXRX), Pfizer Inc. (PFE), GlaxoSmithKline plc (ADR) (GSK): Why Clinical Trials Fail

Lexicon Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:LXRX)
Drugs fail their clinical trials for all kinds of reasons. Sometimes, it’s related to efficacy; sometimes, it’s safety related. Most of the......(read more)

Pfizer Inc. (PFE), Zoetis Inc (ZTS), Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK), Sanofi SA (ADR) (SNY): 5 Reasons to Invest in Animal Health

Zoetis Inc (NYSE:ZTS)
In an attempt to further simplify its business and unlock shareholder value, Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) has been busy divesting itself of non-core assets......(read more)

Hedge Funds Are Buying Novartis AG (ADR) (NVS)

Novartis AG (ADR) (NYSE:NVS)
In the 21st century investor’s toolkit, there are dozens of methods market participants can use to monitor the equity markets. A couple of the best......(read more)
Insider Monkey Small Cap Strategy
Insider Monkey Small Cap Strategy

Insider Monkey beat the market by 44 percentage points in 21 months Learn how!

Subscribe

Enter your email:

Delivered by FeedBurner

X

Thanks! An email with instructions is sent to !

Your email already exists in our database. Click here to go to your subscriptions

Insider Monkey returned 47.6% in its first year! Wondering How?

Download a complete edition of our newsletter for free!