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Rayno Life Science Stocks Move Higher: CLVS, RHHBY-ASCO Preview

Rayno Biopharmaceutical Stocks– ASCO Plays or Not Large Caps Rule Clovis Oncology (CLVS) up 16.7%, 79% YTD to $100 level! Several data CLVS Presentations for ASCO including two oral and six posters for non-small cell lung cancer and ovarian cancer. Also with a valuation of only $3.4B and three platform products in the pipeline including companion […]

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Hot Biotech Sector: Mid-Caps Have Both M&A and Pipeline Premiums

Valuations Step-Up With More Deals  Prior to the acquisition of Pharmacyclics (PCYC) by Abbvie (ABBV) for $20B, the top price paid for an emerging biotech company was in the $10B range. Two additional companies among the mid-caps  were acquired in prior years: Cubist by Merck in December 2014 and Onyx by Amgen in 2013. M&A […]

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Biotechs Lag In Snap-Back Rally: CAR-T

Big Earnings Week-AACR Data Disappoints Roller Coaster Market This will be a big week for the market with 25% of all S&P companies reporting earnings. There is a broad rally today in all major indices up over 1% with the DOW leading helped by AAPL up 2.4% on more bullish prospects for the Apple Watch. […]

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Mid Cap Emerging Biopharmaceutical Companies: Valuations Do Matter for M&A

Update-1… On Onyx $10.4B Buyout By Amgen (AMGN) Valuation Models for  Biopharma Stocks -M&A Update In October 2013 we compared emerging biotech stocks after the acquisition of Onyx Pharmaceuticals by Amgen (AMGN). Now that rumors are “out there” for the acquisition of Pharmacyclics (PCYC) by large healthcare companies such as Johnson and Johnson (JNJ) and […]

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MO Players Take Profits Again in Biotech-Risk Off: AGIO, BLUE, JUNO, PBYI, KITE, ZIOP

NASDAQ at 4667  up 0.27%     XBI at $194.4 down 2.88% Clinical Stage Immuno-oncology Stocks Hit Hard Again Momentum traders took money off the table for the second time in three days. Most large cap biopharmaceutical stocks were in the red but down less than 1 % except Alexion (ALXN) down 2%.The Rayno Mid-Cap […]

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