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Novartis (NVS) announced results from additional analyses of the ENESTfreedom and ENESTop clinical trials, which found that about half of adult patients with Philadelphia chromosome-positive (Ph+) chronic myeloid leukemia or CML in the chronic phase or CP who discontinued Tasigna (nilotinib) remain in...

Novartis (NVS) announced updated results from the ELIANA clinical trial demonstrating CTL019 or tisagenlecleucel remission rates are maintained at six months in relapsed/refractory (r/r) pediatric and young adult patients with B-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia or ALL. These data from this pivotal...

Genentech, a member of the Roche Group (RHHBY), announced that it will present new post-hoc analyses from the OCREVUSTM (ocrelizumab) Phase III clinical trial program in people with relapsing and primary progressive forms of multiple sclerosis RMS and PPMS) at the 3rd Congress of the European Academy...

Novartis announced the US Food and Drug Administration or FDA approval of Tafinlar (dabrafenib) in combination with Mekinist (trametinib) to treat patients with metastatic non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) whose tumors express the BRAF V600E mutation. The FDA also approved the Oncomine Dx Target Test...

Pfeiffer Vacuum Technology AG announced that its subsidiary Pfeiffer Vacuum Inc. (USA) acquired Nor-Cal Products Inc. (USA) for $68 million on a cash and debt-free basis. The purchase agreement was signed and executed and the transaction was mainly financed via a bank loan. With the acquisition...

CenturyLink, Inc. (CTL) announced its new COO organizational structure will include five business units and several functional support groups. Edward Morche will be president - strategic enterprise, federal government and state government; Laurinda Pang will be president - GAM and international; Vernon...

Barnes & Noble, Inc. (BKS) reported a loss for the fourth quarter that narrowed from last year as a decline in sales was more than offset by lower costs and expenses. The company's fourth-quarter net loss narrowed to $13.43 million or $0.19 per share from $30.61 million or $0.42 per share in the...

D.R. Horton Inc. (DHI) said that it believes its proposal to acquire 75% of Forestar (FOR) for $16.25 per share in cash and to grow Forestar into a leading publicly-traded national land developer will provide Forestar shareholders with greater overall value than the amended agreement between Forestar...

Tesla Inc. (TSLA) has signed a preliminary agreement with the city of Shanghai to explore production in China, moving the electric-car maker a step closer to lowering its manufacturing and shipping costs, Bloomberg reported citing people familiar with the matter. Reaching a deal to produce cars in...

Accenture plc (can), a professional services company, reported Thursday that its third-quarter net income was $705 million, compared with $950 million last year. Earnings per share for the quarter were $1.05, lower than prior year's $1.41. The latest quarter results included pension settlement charge...

Boeing (BA), at the 2017 Paris Air Show on Thursday, announced more orders. The company signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Ruili Airlines for 20 737 MAX airplanes. The airplanes, valued at approximately $2.2 billion at current list prices, will be posted to the Boeing Orders & Deliveries website...

Apogee Enterprises Inc. (APOG) updated its fiscal 2018 outlook to incorporate the June 12 acquisition of EFCO as well as Sotawall and EFCO acquisition-related charges and amortization of short-lived intangibles associated with backlog. In the Thursday's pre-market trade, APOG is currently trading...

The Hain Celestial Group, Inc. (HAIN) announced the company continues to execute on its strategic plan, which expands upon Project Terra announced in fiscal 2016, to drive long-term growth and profitability. The initiatives to drive net sales growth and margin expansion include: investing in top brands...

Nokia corp (NOK) announced Thursday that the company and Infracapital, the infrastructure arm of M&G Investments, have won a tender from the government of Poland. The contract is to design, build and operate advanced fiber optic networks to deliver broadband service to residences and schools in 12...

Boeing (BA) announced it has signed an agreement with an unidentified major airline customer for 125 737 MAX 8 airplanes, valued at more than $14 billion at list prices. The agreement also includes purchase rights for an additional 50 airplanes. Boeing said the agreement will be reflected on the Boeing...

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