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Activist investor Bill Ackman's hedge fund Pershing Square Capital Management L.P. is cutting ten employees from its workforce, according to media reports, citing people with knowledge of the matter. The job cuts on Friday have reportedly brought...

The manufacturing sector in Japan continued to expand in January, and at an accelerated rate, the latest survey from Nikkei revealed on Wednesday with a manufacturing PMI score of 54.4. That's up from 54.0 in December, and it moves further above the...

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Amid a government shutdown, the Senate voted Monday to move forward on a short-term spending bill to re-open the government. The Senate voted 81 to 18 in favor of limiting debate on the bill, which would fund the government through February 8th.

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European stocks look set to open largely unchanged on Wednesday as investors pause for breath after the recent record run. Asian stocks are trading mixed on worries about a trade war following U.S. President Donald Trump's move Tuesday to tax imported...

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Australian actress Jessica Falkholt, who played Hope Morrison in the popular soap opera Home and Away, died in a car accident. The 29-year-old actress was on life support after she suffered fatal injuries in a fiery head-on collision of cars on the...

ASML-Q4-011718.jpg ASML Holding NV reported higher profit and sales in its fourth quarter with increased system sales, despite weak gross margin. Going ahead, the company projects continued solid growth of sales and profitability in 2018. Separately, ASML said its Supervisory Board intends to appoint Roger Dassen as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, effective June 1.
shaersmixed-011718.jpg Asian stocks ended mixed on Wednesday as lower commodity prices and weak overnight cues from Wall Street on concerns over the possibility of a U.S. government shutdown overshadowed upbeat regional economic data. A widespread sell-off in digital currencies...
sharedrops-011718.jpg European stocks fell on Wednesday, with disappointing earnings updates, uncertainty over the shape of the government in Germany and a looming government shutdown in the U.S. keeping investors worried on a light day on the economic front. The euro paused...
cryptocurrency-down-011718.jpg Bitcoin and other major cryptocurrencies extended their sharp fall from Tuesday into Wednesday morning on prevailing concerns of South Korea and China, the two leading crypto markets, planning severe crackdown on the digital currency market. As of...
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DonaldTrump-Speech-011818.jpg Contradicting comments from White House Chief of Staff John Kelly, President Donald Trump declared Thursday that his position on the proposed wall along the southern border "has never changed or evolved." Trump also reiterated his frequently stated claim that Mexico will pay for the wall despite repeated denials by the Mexican government.
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US-Capitol-012218.jpg Amid a government shutdown, the Senate voted Monday to move forward on a short-term spending bill to re-open the government. The Senate voted 81 to 18 in favor of limiting debate on the bill, which would fund the government through February 8th.
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Goldmansachs-bitcoin-012318.jpgGlobal investment giant Goldman Sachs has warned its high networth clients that Bitcoin's price surge has pushed the virtual currency it into the bubble territory, that dwarfs the past bubbles in dot-com companies and tulip bulbs. Still worse, the price rise in Ether, the second largest cryptocurrency in market cap, dwarfs even Bitcoin's jump, the bank added in a client note.
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One of the major drawback of aromatase inhibitors, a class of drugs, commonly used in the management of estrogen receptor-positive (ER+) breast cancer is the debilitating joint pain. A large clinical trial, which involved a total of 226 patients from 11 cancer centers, has found that acupuncture can significantly reduce the troublesome joint pain caused by the aromatase inhibitors.
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Indian shares were slightly lower on Wednesday as investors paused for breath after recent strong gains. The benchmark BSE Sensex was little changed with a negative bias while the broader Nifty index was down 32 points or 0.29 percent at 11,051. Metal stocks like Tata Steel, Hindalco and Vedanta...
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Montana has passed an order that will require Internet service providers in the state to follow net neutrality principles in order to receive state government contracts. Governor Steve Bullock Monday signed an executive order to protect net neutrality in Montana, beginning July 1, 2018. Governor...
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Today's Daily Dose brings you news about an update on Amarin's REDUCE-IT cardiovascular outcomes study; Cerus' SPARC study; Corindus' preliminary revenue results; futility analysis of MacroGenics' breast cancer study and Puma's disappointment over negative "trend" vote for Neratinib. Read More
Marco Rubio (R-FL) and Bob Menendez (D-NJ), U.S. senators, wrote a letter to U.S. Treasury Department Secretary Steven Mnuchin, expressing concerns that Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro could be utilizing the oil reserves-backed cryptocurrency "petro" to circumvent sanctions imposed by the U.S. Read More
Perdue Foods LLC is recalling approximately 530 pounds of chicken products due to presence of eggs, a known allergen which is not declared on the product label. The firm discovered the problem while performing routine label verification activities. There have been no confirmed reports of adverse reactions due to consumption of these products. Read More
US-Venezuela-012318.jpg Marco Rubio (R-FL) and Bob Menendez (D-NJ), U.S. senators, wrote a letter to U.S. Treasury Department Secretary Steven Mnuchin, expressing concerns that Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro could be utilizing the oil reserves-backed cryptocurrency "petro" to circumvent sanctions imposed by the U.S.
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Economic Calendar
DateIndicatorPeriodCountry
01/24/18 2:0PPI (M-o-M)DEC Finland
01/24/18 2:0PPI (Y-o-Y)DEC Finland
01/24/18 0:0Leading IndexNOV F Japan
01/24/18 0:0Coincidence IndexNOV F Japan
01/24/18 0:0Lagging IndexNOV F Japan
01/23/18 23:0CPI (M-o-M)DEC Malaysia
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FDA Calendar
Event DateSymbolDrug NameEvent Name
03/02/18OTICOTIPRIO(sNDA)FDA decision on OTIPRIO for acute otitis externa
02/28/18AERIRhopressa (NDA)FDA decision on Rhopressa for the treatment of patients with open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension
02/28/18LJPCLJPC-501 (angiotensin II) (NDA)FDA decion on LJPC-501 or the treatment of hypotension in adults with distributive or vasodilatory shock
02/23/18RHHBYEmicizumab (BLA)FDA decision on Emicizumab for haemophilia A with inhibitors
02/15/18EXELCABOMETYX (sNDA)FDA decision on CABOMETYX as first-line monotherapy for advanced renal cell carcinoma
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