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Micro-blogging site Twitter Inc.'s (TWTR) shares tumbled more than 9 percent in pre-market activity on Thursday after the company reported monthly active users' figure for the second quarter that was unchanged from previous quarter. Twitter also reported...

After two consecutive trading sessions rising, the Ibovespa fell 1% on Wednesday, at 65,010.57 points, with investors taking profits and taking a breather to analyze corporate earnings and watch for a potential change in the Brazilian government fiscal...


The US Senate has rejected a Republican proposal to repeal Obama-era health care plan without replacing it. A bill to repeal the Affordable Health Care was defeated with a 55-45 vote in the Republican-majority Upper House. The second set back for...


On a busy earnings day, Jobless claims and durable goods orders are the major focus. The domestic markets may also focus on some key earnings to be released on Thursday by major corporates such as MasterCard, UPS, Bristol- Myers, Verizon, Procter & Gamble,...


Part two of Wonder Woman, Patty Jenkins' superhero film starring Gal Gadot as the Amazonian warrior princess, will hit theaters on December 13, 2019. Warner Bros. announced the release date on Tuesday, and confirmed that Gal Gadot will return for Wonder...

wallstreet-121514_20Jul17.jpg Stocks may move to the upside in early trading on Thursday, adding to the gains posted in the previous session. The major index futures are currently pointing to a modestly higher open for the markets, with the Dow futures up by 18 points.
JohnMccain-072017.jpg Republican Senator and chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee John McCain, R-Ariz., has been diagnosed with glioblastoma - a very aggressive brain cancer. The tumor was discovered during surgery to remove a blood clot from above McCain's left...
Joblessclaims-072017.jpg A report released by the Labor Department on Thursday showed a much bigger than expected decrease in first-time claims for U.S. unemployment benefits in the week ended July 15th. The report said initial jobless claims fell to 233,000, a decrease of 15,000 from the previous week's revised level of 248,000.
PhiladelphiaFed-072017.jpg Philadelphia-area manufacturing activity grew at a notably slower rate in the month of July, according to a report released by the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia on Thursday. The Philly Fed said its index for current manufacturing activity in the region slumped to 19.5 in July from 27.6 in June.
AnthonyScaramucci-072517.jpg Television cameras will be allowed in the White House briefing room again. This was announced by the new Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci Monday. It was followed by a tweet saying "It will never get old. I am humbled and blessed to be here,"...
USsenate-healthcare-072717.jpg The US Senate has rejected a Republican proposal to repeal Obama-era health care plan without replacing it. A bill to repeal the Affordable Health Care was defeated with a 55-45 vote in the Republican-majority Upper House. The second set back for...
UKGDP-072617.jpgThe UK economy expanded in the second quarter on services output, but the pace of overall growth remained weak, preliminary data published by the Office for National Statistics showed Wednesday. Gross domestic product climbed 0.3 percent sequentially, slightly faster than the 0.2 percent expansion seen in the first three months of the year.
Today's Daily Dose lists the names of drugs that were recommended for approval by the European Medicines Agency's Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) on Friday. The lone exception is Vanda's antipsychotic medicine Fanaptum, for which the CHMP has rendered a negative opinion.
Canadian stocks are looking for direction Thursday morning amid a slew of earnings news. Bay Street remained jittery yesterday despite rising oil prices, as traders continued to bet on interest rate hikes from the Bank of Canada. Statistics Canada confirmed a solid yearly rise in wages this morning....
Cantrell Drug Co. announced the voluntary recall of ll lots of unexpired sterile drug products to the hospital and user level citing lack of sterility assurance. Cantrell has not received any reports of adverse events to date. Administration of the product, packaged in a syringe or IV bag, could result in serious infections that may be life-threatening.
Today's Daily Dose brings you news about FDA rejection of Eagle Pharma's RYANODEX for an additional indication; Anika's stellar second quarter results; FDA panel giving thumbs down to Intellipharmaceutics' Rexista; MiMedx Group's record Q2 results and rosy outlook and Neuralstem's stock offering. More
Grande Produce announced the voluntary recall of a limited quantity of Papaya Maradol due to a potential health risk from Salmonella. Few days back, FDA said it investigates multiple Salmonella outbreak strains linked to papayas. Of the 47 cases reported nationally, five illnesses are currently reported in the State of Maryland where Grande Produce distributed product. More
Greece has made much progress since 2010 and investor confidence is returning to the country, European Commission Economic and Financial Affairs Commissioner Pierre Moscovici said Tuesday, as the country held a sale of its government bonds for the first...
Facebook-Speaker-072617.jpg Facebook might be launching smart speakers with a touch panel next year. The touch screen could be used for 15-inch display of imageries. According to reports Facebook has already begun the pilot production in China. The new device is expected to be launched in the first quarter of 2018.
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07/27/17 8:30Durable Goods Orders (M-o-M)JUN United States
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10/24/17PTCTTranslarna (NDA)FDA decision on Translarna for the treatment of nonsense mutation Duchenne muscular dystrophy
10/20/17ATRSQuickShot Testosterone (NDA)FDA decision on QST as treatment for low testosterone associated with hypogonadism
10/12/17ACRXDSUVIA (NDA)FDA decision on DSUVIA for the treatment of patients with moderate-to-severe acute pain in a medically supervised setting
10/09/17MYLPegfilgrastim (BLA)FDA decision on Pegfilgrastim as a proposed biosimilar to Amgen's Neulasta
10/06/17FLXNZilretta (NDA)FDA decision on Zilretta for treatment of patients with osteoarthritis of the knee
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