Cannabis, M&A and data spur strong gains among small and midcaps
The usual story of positive data and clinical failure influencing company stock performance was given added interest in the second quarter with price fixing allegations…
Array-size deals don’t come around too often
Pfizer’s Array buyout ranks as 2019’s second largest, but the price sits in a lonely space in the deal universe.
Rich recognition finally arrives for Array
Pfizer launches an $11.4bn bid for the prolific originator of small molecules, and predicts blockbuster sales in colorectal cancer to help justify the price.
Asco 2019 event analyser – low-key meeting belies some huge stock moves
Mirati Therapeutics nearly stole the show at Asco despite not actually presenting – a fact that illustrates how low on meaningful data this year's conference was.
Colorectal cancer could see Array stand alone at last
The group’s Braftovi/Mektovi combo shows the potential of a targeted approach in colorectal cancer, so where is the competition?
Astra and Daiichi lay out their plan for a better Herceptin
The companies’ DS-8201 succeeds in breast cancer patients who had failed Kadcyla, and will go before the regulators later this year.