Breaking News Instant updates and real-time market news.

AMGN

Amgen

$167.24

-0.31 (-0.19%)

16:12
10/05/16
10/05
16:12
10/05/16
16:12

Amgen to present new data on IMLYGIC, Vectibix at ESMO

Amgen announced that new data on IMLYGIC in combination with an immune checkpoint inhibitor and results from retrospective analyses on Vectibix will be presented at the European Society for Medical Oncology 2016 Congress, Oct. 7-11, 2016, in Copenhagen. IMLYGIC presentations include interim results from a Phase 2 trial evaluating IMLYGIC in combination with ipilimumab versus ipilimumab alone in patients with unresected stage IIIB-IV melanoma. Vectibix abstracts include retrospective analyses of the first-line Phase 3 PRIME and PEAK studies, evaluating the association between tumor site of origin and treatment efficacy in patients with RAS wild-type metastatic colorectal cancer.

  • 07

    Oct

  • 07

    Oct

  • 05

    Nov

  • 06

    Nov

  • 19

    Jul

AMGN Amgen
$167.24

-0.31 (-0.19%)

09/01/16
09/01/16
NO CHANGE

Amgen's sBLA for Blincyto approved by FDA
Amgen's supplemental Biologics License Application for Blincyto has been approved by the FDA to include new data supporting the treatment of pediatric patients with Philadelphia chromosome-negative relapsed or refractory B-cell precursor acute lymphoblastic leukemia. This indication is approved under accelerated approval, and continued approval may be contingent upon verification of clinical benefit in subsequent trials. The approval is based on results from the Phase 1/2 '205, an open-label, multicenter, single-arm trial, which evaluated the efficacy and safety of BLINCYTO in pediatric patients with relapsed or refractory B-cell precursor ALL. Blincyto was granted breakthrough therapy, priority review and orphan drug designations by FDA, and is now approved in the U.S. for the treatment of Ph- relapsed or refractory B-cell precursor ALL. In November 2015, BLINCYTO was granted conditional marketing authorization in the European Union for the treatment of adults with Ph- relapsed or refractory B-cell precursor ALL.
09/27/16
GSCO
09/27/16
NO CHANGE
Target $206
GSCO
Conviction Buy
Goldman surprised by Amgen's Kyprolis outcome in first-line multiple myeloma
Last night, Amgen announced Phase 3 Kypolis CLARION study did not meet the primary endpoint in first-line multiple myeloma. Goldman analyst Terence Flynn was surprised by this outcome given the prior positive superiority data for Kyprolis versus Velcade in the Phase III ENDEAVOR trial. Flynn sees risk to his Kyprolis $1B sales estimate in a first-line setting, but awaits for additional details from the call and further information regarding another ongoing Phase III trial. He expects Amgen shares to be weak on the news but said the company has additional drivers beyond Kyprolis including Repatha for high cholesterol and Erenumab for migraine with additional data expected in 2H 2016 and Q1 2017. Flynn remains Conviction Buy rated on Amgen and maintains his $206 price target.
09/27/16
PIPR
09/27/16
NO CHANGE
PIPR
Overweight
Amgen's Kyprolis in good shape despite trial miss, says Piper Jaffray
Piper Jaffray analyst Joshua Schimmer says Amgen's Kyprolis is still likely to be viewed as a "potent backbone, with the right drugs" after a Phase 3 study in front-line myeloma failed to reach its primary endpoint. The analyst believes the impact of the failed trial on Kyprolis use will be limited and he reiterates an Overweight rating on Amgen.
09/29/16
PIPR
09/29/16
NO CHANGE
Target $10
PIPR
Overweight
Arrowhead price target raised to $10 from $8 at Piper Jaffray
Piper Jaffray analyst Edward Tenthoff raised his price target for Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals (ARWR) to $10 after the company licensed two preclinical cardiovascular RNAi drugs with Amgen (AMGN). Amgen is the "ideal partner" and Arrowhead's balance sheet is now "meaningfully" strengthened, Tenthoff tells investors in a research note. He reiterates an Overweight rating on Arrowhead.

TODAY'S FREE FLY STORIES

Get Full Fly Access

Breaking market intelligence sent straight to you
Our team of experts analyze every news story and filter out the noise to deliver real-time market moving news.
Up-to-date information on important industry events
Get real-time updates on events that are moving the market—from conferences and calls to syndicate announcements.
News focused on the companies in your portfolio
Create up to 12 portfolios with 150 stocks each, and see how active they are in market news.