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GSK

GlaxoSmithKline

$38.18

-0.275 (-0.72%)

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FDA approves expansion of GSK flu vaccine to include infants 6 months and older

GSK announced it has received approval from the US Food and Drug Administration's Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research expanding the indication for FluLaval Quadrivalent to include use in children 6 months and older. Prior to this, the vaccine was only approved for active immunization against influenza A subtype viruses and type B viruses, in persons 3 years of age and older. "The flu is a serious disease with a significant impact on public health and can lead to thousands of deaths in the US every flu season," said Patrick Desbiens, Senior Vice President, US Vaccines. "Children are particularly at risk from complications associated with flu, and vaccination is the best way parents can help protect them against this serious illness. This expanded indication builds upon GSK's commitment to influenza vaccines and its legacy as the first manufacturer to bring quadrivalent flu vaccines to the US market." Before the approval of an expanded age indication for FluLaval Quadrivalent, providers who preferred prefilled syringes had to order and stock two separate influenza vaccines to be able to immunize all patients. With this approval, providers are now able to use the same dose of FluLaval Quadrivalent to vaccinate all recommended persons aged 6 months and older. Reference Link

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GSK GlaxoSmithKline
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-0.275 (-0.72%)

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On The Fly: Top five analyst initiations
Catch up on today's top five analyst initiations with this list compiled by The Fly: 1. Morgan Stanley analyst Brian Nowak initiated Activision Blizzard (ATVI) and Electronic Arts (EA), both with Overweight ratings. The analyst is bullish on the digital gaming shift away from "units sold" to a business model based on users, engagement, and digital monetization. He sees digital in-game offerings resulting in recurring and growth user bases, increased per-game engagement, and further monetization opportunities. 2. AstraZeneca (AZN) and GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) both initiated with Overweight ratings by Piper Jaffray analyst Richard Purkiss. 3. Achillion (ACHN) initiated with an Outperform by Wedbush analyst Heather Behanna, who set a $13 price target on the shares. 4. Sysco (SYY) initiated with an Underweight at Barclays and $48 price target by analyst Karen Short. 5. Five Below (FIVE), Dollar Tree (DLTR) and Dollar General (DG) all initiated with Equal Weight ratings by Barclays analyst Karen Short. This list is just a portion of The Fly's full analyst coverage. To see The Fly's full Street Research coverage, click here.
10/03/16
RBCM
10/03/16
NO CHANGE
Target $95
RBCM
Outperform
Gilead HIV franchise could see risk from competitor data, says RBC Capital
RBC Capital analyst Michael Yee said his conversations with doctors leads him to think two dolutegravir HIV "doublet" studies being conducted by GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) and ViiV Healthcare - Glaxo's joint venture with Pfizer (PFE) and Shionogi - are likely to work and present an underappreciated risk to Gilead's (GILD) HIV franchise. Talks with investors lead Yee to believe few are even aware of this risk and that the consensus view is underestimating the probability these non-inferiority trials will work. Arguing that the consensus view should factor in more conservative assumptions for Gilead's HIV business post 2018 due to this risk, Yee cut his price target on Gilead to $95 from $105, but keeps an Outperform rating on the shares.
10/06/16
PIPR
10/06/16
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PIPR
Overweight
Piper thinks Alnylam failure is positive for Ionis
Piper Jaffay analyst Joshua Schimmer thinks Alnylam Pharmaceuticals' (ALNY) "abrupt halt" of revusiran for TTR cardiomyopathy is likely a positive for Ionis Pharmaceuticals' (IONS) transthyretin program. The move "knocks out a competitive drug" while Ionis and GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) remain on their previously indicated timeline, Schimmer tells investors in a research note. The analyst at this point believes Alnylam's setback will be limited to revusiran and not read-through to other Gal-Nac programs or other TTR cardiomyopathy or polyneuropathy programs. He keeps an Overweight rating on Ionis with a $46 price target,
11/09/16
SBSH
11/09/16
NO CHANGE
SBSH
Citi sees Healthcare 'relief rally' after Trump win
Citi analyst Andrew Baum expects a "'relief rally" to drive near-term sector outperformance for names in the Healthcare space given the "inability of the Democrats to attain the Presidency, the House or Congress." Longer term, however, the analyst still sees "significant continued legislative risk" for pharma reimbursement. Baum prefers GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), AstraZeneca (AZN), Shire (SHPG) and Roche (RHHBY) among European majors and Bristol-Myers (BMY) and Eli Lilly (LLY) in the U.S.

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Alnylam

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Cenveo

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CLRB

Cellectar Biosciences

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INSW

International Seaways

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Saul Centers

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ASNA

Ascena Retail

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MORN

Morningstar

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SAND

Sandstorm Gold

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ACIU

AC Immune

$14.93

2.88 (23.90%)

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Roche

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AC Immune

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RHHBY

Roche

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MDVX

Medovex

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0.03 (2.04%)

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BDC

Belden

$78.79

-1.69 (-2.10%)

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GENE

Genetic Technologies

$1.19

-0.01 (-0.83%)

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FLO

Flowers Foods

$19.26

2.2325 (13.11%)

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HAL

Halliburton

$54.22

-0.21 (-0.39%)

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BIIB

Biogen

$289.54

4.24 (1.49%)

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VLO

Valero

$67.84

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SKLN

Skyline Medical

$2.94

-0.01 (-0.34%)

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HMNY

Helios and Matheson

$4.26

-0.08 (-1.84%)

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FLO

Flowers Foods

$19.10

2.07 (12.16%)

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WBA

Walgreens Boots Alliance

$84.28

-0.71 (-0.84%)

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Rite Aid

$8.20

0.045 (0.55%)

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BAS

Basic Energy

$0.44

-0.0039 (-0.89%)

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$NYE

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