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Strong Enrollment In Phase 3 Trial Means Good News For Titan Pharma

By Jason Napodano, CFA: On September 23, 2014, Titan Pharmaceuticals (OTCQB:TTNP) announced enrollment in the company’s Phase 3 clinical study to support resubmission of the New Drug Application (NDA) for Probuphine had reached the halfway mark (approximately 90 of the … Continue reading

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US tax inversion curbs hit pharma shares

The US tax changes appeared to throw into doubt the agreed £32bn takeover of Shire by AbbVie and make it less likely that Pfizer would revive its interest in AstraZeneca. Asia homepage

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Reckitt pushes ahead with pharma spin-off

UK group to divest US business RBP to focus on consumer goods and 19 ‘power brands’ under strategy of chief executive Rakesh Kapoor Asia homepage

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Immune Pharma: A Top-Pick Based On Pipeline And Valuation

By Jason Napodano: Prologue Immune Pharmaceuticals (OTCQX:IMNP) is quickly becoming one of our best ideas for investment in the small-cap biotechnology sector. We love the pipeline and believe today represents an attractive entry given low valuation and numerous upcoming catalysts, … Continue reading

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US tech and pharma park cash offshore

Top groups have cut their average tax rate by a quarter over the past eight years as they parked more cash offshore than all other US companies combined Asia homepage

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Big pharma warns on poppy shortage

GSK and Johnson & Johnson are urging Australia to expand its poppy growing industry beyond Tasmania amid fears of a shortage of narcotic raw ingredients for painkillers Asia homepage

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Buy Cipher Pharma Before Someone Else Buys Them

By Jason Napodano: We believe Cipher Pharmaceuticals (OTC:CPHMF) (DND.TO) is a very attractive acquisition target by a larger pharmaceutical organization. Below we provide a quick review of the solid fundamentals that led to break-out financial results in 2013, and conclude … Continue reading

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Pharma Rollups In Midst Of A Bubble That Might Be About To Burst

By Paul Nouri, CFP: Once upon a time, when a company made an acquisition, investors weighed the pros and cons of the deal (otherwise known as risk/reward). Since the Federal Reserve began manipulating rates down to record lows in the … Continue reading

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Evoke Pharma May Be One Of The Safest Biotech Bets Of 2014

By Red Bull: Editors’ Note: This article covers a stock trading at less than $ 1 per share and/or with less than a $ 100 million market cap. Please be aware of the risks associated with these stocks. In the … Continue reading

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KKR to invest $200m in India pharma group

Private equity firm’s minority stake in Gland, an Indian maker of generic injectable drugs for the US, is the latest acquisition by foreign investor Asia homepage

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