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Fracking Yields Another Miracle

Hail ShaleFracking Yields Another MiracleTransforming America’s energy fortunes overnight wasn’t enough for fracking—now it seems set to feed the world’s fish. A California biotech company is looking to take advantage of fracking-wrought methane to breed a special kind of bacterium that could be used as a cheaper feedstock for fish. The Economist reports:
[Dr. Alan Shaw, head of the biotechnology firm Calysta] proposes to take advantage […]

April 30 Market Close: GovCon Index Plunges 2%, Biotech Losses Send Stocks Down

April 30 Market Close: GovCon Index Plunges 2%, Biotech Losses Send Stocks DownRoss Wilkers April 30, 2015 Financial Report, News 49 ViewsThe GovCon Index capped the month of April with a decline of 2.001 percent to hit its lowest closing figure of the month at 73.372.Bloomberg cited losses in small cap and biotechnology stocks as a driver of declines in U.S. stock […]

Wall Street opens lower as Apple, Celgene weigh | Reuters

REUTERS – Wall Street opened lower on Thursday as Apple weighed on the major indexes and Celgene led a fall in biotech stocks, more than offsetting encouraging economic data.All the 10 major S&P sectors were down, with the technology index retreating 1.1 percent. The Nasdaq biotech index dropped 1.7 percent.Apple fell 2.3 percent to $125.70 and was the biggest drag […]

Speculation Fever?

Share on StockTwitsEmbedThe world is awash in cash and time. It’s an interesting cocktail that has been brewing with the proliferation of money printing and smartphones. It makes sense to me that speculation would run rampant.My wife and I just made an offer on a home on Coronado. We were one of SIX. The counter came back at 10 percent […]

Expert: Biogen Is Closing In On The 'Holy Grail' For Biotech Stocks …

Related BIIBBiogen Continues To Decline After Friday’s RoutDid The AAN Meeting Affect Biogen, PTC Therapeutics, GW Pharma Or Isis Pharma?Synageva Q1 Loss Narrower-than-Expected, Pipeline in Focus – Analyst Blog(Zacks)In this week’s episode, Estimize is joined by Joe McCann, a former biotech analyst at CR Intrinsic and the CEO of Slingshot Insights.In the episode, Joe discusses Biogen Inc (NASDAQ: BIIB) new […]

Wall Street opens lower as Apple, Celgene weigh

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange shortly after the opening bell April 27, 2015.Reuters/Lucas Jackson n”>(Reuters) – Wall Street was lower in midday trading on Thursday as Apple (AAPL.O) weighed on major indexes and investors digested a mixed batch of economic data.All the 10 major S&P sectors were down, with the technology index retreating .SPLRCT […]

Investors Are Jumping off the Biotech Bandwagon – Here’s What to Do Now

Wait– is that the sound of that famous biotech bubble finally popping?Can’t say, dude. But biotechs are definitely losing steam these days, and the worst could be yet to come. Today, I’ll show you exactly what to do about it…We took profits on our big biotech trade earlier this month, booking double-digit gains on Biotech iShares (NASDAQ:IBB). IBB thundered nearly […]

Biotech Stock Roundup: Weakness in Biotech Sector on Amgen …

It’s been a turbulent few days for the biotech sector with the NASDAQ Biotechnology Index declining 5.46% over the last five trading days. A major part of this decline was recorded on Monday as the sector reacted to negative pipeline updates from companies like Amgen (AMGN – Analyst Report) and Celladon (CLDN – Snapshot Report). Meanwhile, Biogen’s (BIIB – Analyst […]

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