Breaking News Instant updates and real-time market news.

LGND

Ligand

$226.80

1.8 (0.80%)

16:02
08/06/18
08/06
16:02
08/06/18
16:02

Ligand reports Q2 adjusted EPS $2.59, two estimates $2.34

Reports Q2 revenue $90.0M, consensus $82.2M.

  • 06

    Aug

  • 06

    Nov

LGND Ligand
$226.80

1.8 (0.80%)

06/21/18
ARGS
06/21/18
INITIATION
Target $260
ARGS
Buy
Ligand initiated with a Buy at Argus
Argus analyst Mike Jaffe initiated Ligand Pharmaceuticals with a Buy rating and a price target of $260, saying the company is on track to generate solid earnings growth over the next several years thanks to its primary products - Promacta with use in blood clotting and Kyprolis for treatment of multiple myeloma. Jaffe adds that the company also has a "strong pipeline", with over half of its 165 programs under license currently in the clinical development or later stage. The analyst is also positive on Ligand's valuation at a PEG ratio of 1.2-times, which is "well below" the peer biotech industry average of 1.8-times.
06/27/18
CHLM
06/27/18
NO CHANGE
Target $230
CHLM
Buy
Ligand price target raised to $230 from $200 at Craig-Hallum
Craig-Hallum analyst Matt Hewitt raised his price target for Ligand to $230 from $200 following the company's announcement that WuXi Biologics has amended its license agreement for the OmniAb platform and has made a cash payment of $47M to Ligand. The analyst continues to believe that Ligand is a unique asset geared to provide investors with excellent earnings growth over the next several years as it layers in additional commercial assets from its extensive partnered pipeline. He reiterates a Buy rating on the shares.
06/28/18
HCWC
06/28/18
NO CHANGE
Target $239
HCWC
Buy
Ligand price target raised to $239 from $182 at H.C. Wainwright
H.C. Wainwright analyst Joseph Pantginis raised his price target for Ligand Pharmaceuticals to $239 after the company amended its OmniAb agreement with WuXi Biologics and received a $47M payment. With its "coffers overflowing" with cash, the analyst expects Ligand's "strategic shopping should ramp up even more." Further, the company could also be highly selective in bringing additional internal pipeline assets forward, such as CE-Iohexol, expected to enter the clinic late 2018, Pantginis tells investors in a research note. He maintains a Buy rating on Ligand.
07/18/18
HCWC
07/18/18
NO CHANGE
Target $245
HCWC
Buy
Ligand target raised to $245 on better Promacta sales at H.C. Wainwright
H.C. Wainwright analyst Joseph Pantginis raised his price target for Ligand Pharmaceuticals (LGND) to $245 from $239 after its partner Novartis (NVS) this morning announced Q2 Promacta revenue of $292M, above his estimate of $258M. The analyst expects Promacta to achieve blockbuster status in 2018. He keeps a Buy rating on Ligand.

TODAY'S FREE FLY STORIES

FDC

First Data

$25.36

-0.285 (-1.11%)

17:40
03/18/19
03/18
17:40
03/18/19
17:40
Hot Stocks
First Data VP Bala Janakiraman sells over 25K shares of company stock »

First Data VP Bala…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

  • 04

    Apr

VLKAY

Volkswagen

$0.00

(0.00%)

17:37
03/18/19
03/18
17:37
03/18/19
17:37
Periodicals
Ex-UAW official charged in corruption investigation at Fiat Chrysler, WSJ says »

Norwood Jewell, the…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

VMI

Valmont

$136.23

2.79 (2.09%)

17:33
03/18/19
03/18
17:33
03/18/19
17:33
Hot Stocks
Valmont announces Nebraska site closure »

This past week, many…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

  • 24

    Apr

FLDM

Fluidigm

$13.78

0.12 (0.88%)

17:32
03/18/19
03/18
17:32
03/18/19
17:32
Syndicate
Breaking Syndicate news story on Fluidigm »

Fluidigm files automatic…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

FOX

21st Century Fox

$51.06

-0.64 (-1.24%)

, FOXA

21st Century Fox

$51.38

-0.57 (-1.10%)

17:26
03/18/19
03/18
17:26
03/18/19
17:26
Hot Stocks
Fox, Disney announces distribution adjustment multiple for acquisition »

Twenty-First Century Fox…

FOX

21st Century Fox

$51.06

-0.64 (-1.24%)

FOXA

21st Century Fox

$51.38

-0.57 (-1.10%)

DIS

Disney

$113.07

-1.89 (-1.64%)

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

  • 11

    Apr

XYF

X Financial

$6.23

0.715 (12.98%)

17:23
03/18/19
03/18
17:23
03/18/19
17:23
Earnings
X Financial reports Q4 EPS 24c, two estimates 24c »

Reports Q4 revenue…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

  • 19

    Mar

  • 20

    Mar

CADE

Cadence Bancorp

$20.24

0.51 (2.58%)

17:22
03/18/19
03/18
17:22
03/18/19
17:22
Hot Stocks
Cadence Bancorp President Samuel Tortorici buys almost $1M in company shares »

Cadence Bancorp President…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

  • 02

    May

CELP

Cypress Energy

$7.41

0.06 (0.82%)

17:22
03/18/19
03/18
17:22
03/18/19
17:22
Syndicate
Breaking Syndicate news story on Cypress Energy »

Cypress Energy files to…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

  • 18

    Mar

JWN

Nordstrom

$44.21

0.465 (1.06%)

17:21
03/18/19
03/18
17:21
03/18/19
17:21
Syndicate
Breaking Syndicate news story on Nordstrom »

Nordstrom files automatic…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

GD

General Dynamics

$171.73

2.13 (1.26%)

17:20
03/18/19
03/18
17:20
03/18/19
17:20
Hot Stocks
General Dynamics awarded $2.04B Navy submarine material contract modification »

General Dynamics has been…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

  • 28

    May

FFIN

First Financial

$61.60

0.44 (0.72%)

, MBFI

MB Financial

$47.20

0.63 (1.35%)

17:19
03/18/19
03/18
17:19
03/18/19
17:19
Hot Stocks
S&P announces changes to S&P MidCap 400, S&P SmallCap 600 indices »

First Financial…

FFIN

First Financial

$61.60

0.44 (0.72%)

MBFI

MB Financial

$47.20

0.63 (1.35%)

FOE

Ferro

$18.88

0.125 (0.67%)

FITB

Fifth Third

$28.74

0.42 (1.48%)

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

  • 18

    Mar

  • 16

    Apr

  • 23

    Apr

  • 23

    Apr

FOE

Ferro

$18.88

0.125 (0.67%)

, FFIN

First Financial

$61.60

0.44 (0.72%)

17:17
03/18/19
03/18
17:17
03/18/19
17:17
Hot Stocks
Breaking Hot Stocks news story on Ferro, First Financial »

Ferro to replace First…

FOE

Ferro

$18.88

0.125 (0.67%)

FFIN

First Financial

$61.60

0.44 (0.72%)

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

  • 23

    Apr

FFIN

First Financial

$61.60

0.44 (0.72%)

, MBFI

MB Financial

$47.20

0.63 (1.35%)

17:17
03/18/19
03/18
17:17
03/18/19
17:17
Hot Stocks
First Financial to replace MB Financial in S&P 400 at open on 3/22 »

Fifth Third Bancorp…

FFIN

First Financial

$61.60

0.44 (0.72%)

MBFI

MB Financial

$47.20

0.63 (1.35%)

FITB

Fifth Third

$28.74

0.42 (1.48%)

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

  • 18

    Mar

  • 16

    Apr

  • 23

    Apr

  • 23

    Apr

CUTR

Cutera

$18.00

-0.29 (-1.59%)

17:13
03/18/19
03/18
17:13
03/18/19
17:13
Hot Stocks
Cutera director Daniel Plants buys almost $1.5M in company shares »

Cutera director Daniel…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

  • 28

    Mar

SMTX

SMTC Corp.

$4.41

-0.1 (-2.22%)

17:13
03/18/19
03/18
17:13
03/18/19
17:13
Syndicate
Breaking Syndicate news story on SMTC Corp. »

SMTC Corp. files $50M…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

  • 18

    Mar

  • 28

    May

SNE

Sony

$46.10

-0.16 (-0.35%)

, AAPL

Apple

$188.03

1.83 (0.98%)

17:09
03/18/19
03/18
17:09
03/18/19
17:09
Periodicals
PlayStation Vue now lets Apple TV users watch four channels at once, Verge says »

According to the…

SNE

Sony

$46.10

-0.16 (-0.35%)

AAPL

Apple

$188.03

1.83 (0.98%)

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

VRRM

Verra Mobility

$10.89

0.15 (1.40%)

17:08
03/18/19
03/18
17:08
03/18/19
17:08
Earnings
Verra Mobility reports Q4 net ($38.0M) vs. ($29.2M) last year »

Reports Q4 revenue…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

  • 18

    Mar

EQH

AXA Equitable

$20.86

0.09 (0.43%)

17:06
03/18/19
03/18
17:06
03/18/19
17:06
Syndicate
AXA Equitable files to sell 40M shares of common stock for holders »

In connection with the…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

DIS

Disney

$113.07

-1.89 (-1.64%)

17:04
03/18/19
03/18
17:04
03/18/19
17:04
Hot Stocks
ESPN+ to become exclusive distributor of UFC Pay-Per-View events »

UFC and ESPN+ announced…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

  • 11

    Apr

STML

Stemline

$12.92

-0.71 (-5.21%)

17:02
03/18/19
03/18
17:02
03/18/19
17:02
Recommendations
Stemline analyst commentary at Piper Jaffray »

Stemline sees positive…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

REV

Revlon

$19.39

0.42 (2.21%)

17:02
03/18/19
03/18
17:02
03/18/19
17:02
Hot Stocks
Revlon down 15% after Q4 results miss estimates »

The company also…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

  • 18

    Mar

ATR

AptarGroup

$103.69

0.75 (0.73%)

17:01
03/18/19
03/18
17:01
03/18/19
17:01
Hot Stocks
AptarGroup's Bidose approved by FDA for breakthrough treatment of depression »

Aptar Pharma announced…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

  • 01

    May

  • 01

    May

  • 01

    May

XELA

Exela Technologies

$3.82

-0.03 (-0.78%)

16:57
03/18/19
03/18
16:57
03/18/19
16:57
Earnings
Exela Technologies sees FY19 revenue $1.66B-$1.7B, consensus $1.68B »

Sees FY19 adjusted EBITDA…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

  • 18

    Mar

XELA

Exela Technologies

$3.82

-0.03 (-0.78%)

16:56
03/18/19
03/18
16:56
03/18/19
16:56
Earnings
Exela Technologies reports Q4 revenue $399.6M, consensus $401.4M »

Reports Q4 adjusted…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

  • 18

    Mar

BIO

Bio-Rad

$313.64

3.58 (1.15%)

16:55
03/18/19
03/18
16:55
03/18/19
16:55
Hot Stocks
Bio-Rad extends 10-K filing by 15 days to complete year-end procedures »

In a regulatory 8-K…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

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.