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Fast food giant McDonald's on Wednesday announced its global growth plan, targeting sales growth of 3-5% beginning in 2019. The company also highlighted its vision for new restaurants relying on technology such as self-ordering kiosks, curbside pick...


Growth in U.S. manufacturing activity accelerated by much more than anticipated in the month of February, the Institute for Supply Management revealed in a report on Wednesday. The ISM said its purchasing managers index climbed to 57.7 in February...


Americans who watched President Donald Trump's address to a joint session of Congress on Tuesday had a largely positive reaction to the speech, according to the results of a CNN/ORC poll. The poll found that 57 percent of speech-watchers had a very...


After moving sharply higher early in the session, stocks continue to see significant strength in mid-day trading on Wednesday. The broad based rally on the day has lifted the major averages to new record intraday highs.

capitol-022217.jpg As Republicans prepare to reveal their plan to replace Obamacare, the results of a new Politico/Morning Consult poll show a drop in support for repealing the healthcare reform law. The poll found that 51 percent of registered voters support completely or partially repealing Obamacare, but that is down from 59 percent in early January.
KirstenGillibrand-022217.jpg Democratic Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., has predicted Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch will be confirmed but suggested it may require Republicans changing Senate rules. "Ultimately, yeah, I believe he will be," Gillibrand said when asked if...
Donaldtrump2-022217.jpg Claiming the country's finances are a mess, President Donald Trump pledged Wednesday to clean up the federal budget. Trump told reporters at a meeting with Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin, Budget Director Mick Mulvaney, and other officials that his budget would reflect the priorities of the American people.
Amazon-022217.jpg In order to thank customers after being ranked No. 1 in the annual Harris Corporate Reputation Poll, Amazon is offering $8.62 discount for a purchase of $50 or more for today only. For the second straight year, Amazon was ranked No. 1 in the Harris...
ChinaPMI-030117.jpgChina's manufacturing activity expanded again in February as strong foreign demand pushed up overall new orders, despite concerns over trade protectionism measures from the U.S. administration. The Caixin factory Purchasing Managers' Index improved unexpectedly to 51.7 in February from 51.0 in January, according to a private survey from IHS Markit, released Wednesday.
The Swiss stock market ended Wednesday's session with a significant gain. The sharp increase drove the market past the 8,600 point level and to its highest level of the year. The rally was primarily fueled by yesterday's speech by U.S. President Trump and hawkish comments from Fed officials regarding...
The month of February saw the FDA approve the second drug for Duchenne muscular dystrophy namely Emflaza. Now, let's take a look at the biotech stocks awaiting FDA decision in March. More
Perrigo Company plc (PRGO) announced it has received final approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for its Abbreviated New Drug Application referencing Eli Lilly and Company's Axiron Topical Solution, 30 mg/1.5 mL (Testosterone Topical Solution,... More
YoutubeTV-030117.jpg You can enjoy a bundle of prominent channels and broadcasts on YouTube TV, without worrying about the DVR storage space. The new standalone app from YouTube comes at $35 per month. The company has not revealed the details of the launch of the service....
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FDA Calendar
Event DateSymbolDrug NameEvent Name
05/10/17MRKKEYTRUDA (sBLA)FDA decision on Keytruda first-line treatment for patients with metastatic or advanced NSCLC
05/07/17TXMDYuvvexy (NDA)FDA decision on Yuvvexy for the treatment of moderate-to-severe vaginal pain during sexual intercourse
05/01/17NVSLEE011 (NDA)FDA decision on LEE011 for first-line treatment of HR+/HER2- advanced breast cancer
04/30/17RHHBYTECENTRIQ (sBLA)FDA decision on TECENTRIQ for locally advanced or metastatic urothelial carcinoma patients who are ineligible for cisplatin chemotherapy
04/29/17ARIABrigatinib (NDA)FDA decision on Brigatinib for metastatic ALK-positive non-small cell lung cancer
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