pharma-051217_21sep19.jpg Sienna Biopharmaceuticals Inc. (SNNA) ended the week as the worst performer in the healthcare sector - with its shares down 77 percent. Now, here are some of the pharma/biotech stocks to watch out for in the week starting September 23.

wallstreet-july24_20sep19.jpg After seeing modest strength throughout the morning, stocks once again came under pressure in afternoon trading on Friday. The major averages pulled back well off their best levels of the day and firmly into negative territory.

donald-trump2-113018_20sep19.jpg Following President Donald Trump's orders, the Treasury Department announced Friday that the U.S. has imposed sanctions on Iran's central bank in response to the attacks on Saudi Arabian oil facilities last weekend. The Treasury Department claims Iran's Central Bank has provided billions of dollars to the Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps, its Quds Force, and its terrorist proxy, Hizballah.

ericrosengren-092019.jpg With U.S. economic growth continuing at a solid rate despite the U.S.-China trade war, Boston Federal Reserve President Eric Rosengren has argued that it is not necessary and potentially risky for the central bank to lower interest rates.

google-energy-092019.jpg Google announced a batch of renewable energy deals totaling 1.6 GW through 18 acquisitions spread across three continents. The deals are intended to "spur the construction of more than $2 billion in new energy infrastructure," the company said. Google said the deals will increase its worldwide portfolio...

impossiblefoods-sept20.jpg Beyond Meat's main competitor Impossible Foods will launch its grocery store in California on Friday.

beyondmeat-sanjay-092019.jpg Beyond Meat Inc. (BYND), the meatless burger and sausage maker, announced the appointment of Sanjay Shah as Chief Operating Officer. Shah will assume the responsibility for Beyond Meat's global operations and production, effective September 18.

wallstreet-sept17_20sep19.jpg After moving to the upside early in the session, stocks have once again turned mixed over the course of the trading day on Friday. The major averages are on opposite sides of the unchanged line after closing mixed for two straight days.

pharmakon-doj-092019.jpg A federal court has sentenced the former President of drug compounding company Pharmakon Pharmaceuticals Inc. to prison for defrauding the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and distributing adulterated drugs, the U.S. Department of Justice said. District Judge James Sweeney sentenced Paul Elmer, 68, the former president and owner of Pharmakon Pharmaceuticals Inc. to 33 months in prison.

martinscorsese-sept20.jpg The Visual Effects Society (VES) is to honor Martin Scorsese with Lifetime Achievement Award. VES, the global film industry's professional honorary society, announced that it is granting the award to the Academy, DGA and Emmy Award winning director, producer and screenwriter in recognition of his valuable contributions to filmed entertainment. The award will be presented at the Annual VES Award

jamesbullard-092019.jpg St. Louis Federal Reserve President James Bullard was one of three voting members of the Federal Open Market Committee that voted against the Fed's quarter-point rate cut on Wednesday, preferring a more substantial rate cut than his colleagues. Bullard explained his preference for a 50 basis point rate cut in a statement on Friday, citing signs that U.S. economic growth is expected to slow.

billdeblasio-092019.jpg New York Mayor Bill de Blasio announced that he is pulling out of the race to get Democratic party nomination for 2020 presidential election. The 58 year old politician revealed his decision in an interview with MSNBC. "I feel like I've contributed all I can to this primary election. "And it's clearly not my time. So I'm going to end my presidential campaign," he told MSNBC's "Morning Joe." De B

wallstreet3-061318_20sep19.jpg Stocks have moved modestly higher in morning trading on Friday after closing mixed for two consecutive sessions. The major averages have all moved to the upside, although buying interest has remained somewhat subdued.

boa-marcopolo-092019.jpg Bank of America joined the Marco Polo trade finance network to use the platform's distributed ledger technology (DLT) to offer improved international trade solutions for its customers. The bank has been providing trade and supply chain finance solutions, with offices spanning Asia Pacific, EMEA, Latin America and North America.

commerzbank-092019.jpg Commerzbank AG (CRZBY.PK) said Friday that it plans to cut 4,300 jobs, as part of its strategy. It also plans to sell its majority stake in mbank S.A. It is considering making a purchase offer to Comdirect's outstanding shareholders.

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