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Sat, Mar 17th, 2018
5 doctors charged with taking kickbacks to tout painkiller

NEW YORK (AP) — Five New York City doctors were arrested Friday on charges that they accepted bribes and kickbacks from an Arizona-based pharmaceutical company to prescribe large volumes of a highly...

INSY : 6.44 (-7.07%)
Brazil halts poultry exports to EU from company under probe

SAO PAULO (AP) — Poultry exports from a major Brazilian food processer destined for the European Union were suspended Friday by the government amid questions about the presence of salmonella.

Norfolk Southern response to TRC Capital's 'mini-tender' offer

NORFOLK, Va. , March 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Norfolk Southern (NYSE: NSC) has been notified that TRC Capital Corporation (TRC) made an unsolicited "mini-tender" offer, dated Feb. 23, 2018 ,...

VNDA : 16.60 (-5.28%)
NSC : 138.59 (+0.70%)
Express Scripts Endorses "Know the Lowest Price Act of 2018" and "Patient Right to Know Drug Prices Act"

ST. LOUIS , March 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Express Scripts (NASDAQ:ESRX) today released this statement in support of S. 2553, the "Know the Lowest Price Act of 2018," introduced by U.S. Senators...

ESRX : 76.02 (-0.41%)
TissueGene Announces Company Name Change To Kolon TissueGene, Inc.

ROCKVILLE, Md. , March 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --   TissueGene, Inc. ("the Company"), a leader in advanced cell and gene therapies targeting osteoarthritis (OA), announced today the completion...

AARP Launches New Brand Campaign: "Take On Today"

WASHINGTON , March 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- AARP has unveiled a new multiplatform brand campaign called "Take On Today."  The new ads are designed to tell a fresh, inspiring story about possibilities...

WPP : 81.14 (-0.06%)
CytRx to Present at the 28th Annual Oppenheimer Healthcare Conference

LOS ANGELES , March 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- CytRx Corporation (NASDAQ: CYTR), a biopharmaceutical research and development company specializing in oncology, today announced that Mr. Eric Curtis...

CYTR : 2.11 (+11.64%)
China Cord Blood Corporation Announces Results of Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders to Change Company Name to "Global Cord Blood Corporation"

HONG KONG , March 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- China Cord Blood Corporation (NYSE: CO) ("CCBC" or the "Company"), a leading cord blood banking operator in China , today announced the results...

CO : 11.50 (+0.88%)
Q Biomed Inc. Announces FDA Filing for Approval of a New Manufacturing Facility for Non-Opioid Strontium Chloride SR89 Injection USP for Relief of Cancer Bone Pain

NEW YORK , March 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --

QBIO : 3.0400 (+2.01%)
CVS Pharmacy Now Offering New Shingles Vaccine at Locations Nationwide

WOONSOCKET, R.I. , March 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- CVS Pharmacy, the retail division of CVS Health (NYSE: CVS), announced today that all of its more than 9,800 pharmacies have the new Shingrix vaccine...

CVS : 65.65 (-0.32%)
Nearly 200 Oncology Experts Gather to Discuss Advanced Applications of MR Image-Guided Radiotherapy

CLEVELAND , March 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Experts in MR image-guided radiation therapy convened today to discuss MR image-guided radiation therapy experience and current and future applications...

VRAY : 7.30 (-3.05%)
Invitae partners with KEW, Inc. to develop somatic mutation detection capabilities to improve cancer care by providing comprehensive genomic information

SAN FRANCISCO , and CAMBRIDGE, Mass. , March 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --  Invitae Corporation (NYSE: NVTA) and KEW, Inc. today announced a collaboration to develop comprehensive genomic profiling...

NVTA : 7.56 (-0.40%)
Johnson & Johnson Announces Binding Offer from Platinum Equity to Acquire LifeScan, Inc.

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. , March 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) today announced that it has received a binding offer from Platinum Equity, a leading private investment firm, to...

JNJ : 133.68 (+0.47%)
ITUS to Present Data from Early Cancer Detection Study Utilizing Artificial Intelligence at the American Association of Immunologists (AAI) Meeting

SAN JOSE, Calif. , March 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --   ITUS Corporation (NASDAQ: ITUS), today announced that it will present the latest data from its ongoing early cancer detection study at the...

ITUS : 4.95 (-1.98%)
Aphria receives third-party independent GMP certification of Leamington growing and processing facilities

Aphria is the first Canadian Licensed Producer to be certified by SGS to the USFDA standards for Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients and Finished Pharmaceuticals

APHQF : 11.1300 (+0.91%)
APH.TO : 14.74 (+2.43%)
New Zealand puts aside Russia trade plans after nerve attack

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand on Friday put aside plans to pursue a free-trade deal with Russia and joined other nations in condemning the country following the poisoning of a former spy...

Asian stocks decline, with trade, US politics in focus

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets fell Friday as investors remained cautious about U.S. plans to raise tariffs on imports of steel and aluminum. Uncertainty over White House politics also...

SJW : 53.96 (+3.45%)
CAT : 156.46 (+1.22%)
MON : 117.77 (+0.49%)
INTC : 51.17 (+0.57%)
QCOM : 60.62 (+1.22%)
HAS : 87.74 (-0.47%)
IBM : 160.26 (+0.41%)
MAT : 13.86 (+0.14%)
OCI Partners LP Announces Successful Closing of New $455M Term Loan B

NEDERLAND, Texas , March 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- OCI Partners LP (NYSE: OCIP), a Delaware limited partnership (the "Partnership"), today announced the March 13, 2018 closing of its previously...

PPHM : 4.22 (+0.72%)
OCIP : 9.40 (-0.53%)
Vanda Pharmaceuticals Inc. Prices Public Offering of Common Stock

WASHINGTON , March 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --  Vanda Pharmaceuticals Inc. (Vanda) (Nasdaq: VNDA) today announced the sale of 5,500,000 shares of its common stock in an underwritten public offering...

VNDA : 16.60 (-5.28%)
House to try again on bill easing use of unapproved drugs

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House plans to try anew next week to approve a Republican bill making it simpler for fatally ill people to try unproven treatments. And this time, the measure seems certain to pass....

Barchart Morning Call

Overnight Markets and NewsJun E-mini S&Ps (ESM18 +0.04%) this morning are up +0.06% and European stocks are up +0.45%.  Slack inflation pressures in the Eurozone fueled a rally in 10-year German bunds to a 1-3/4 month high, which is underp... Read More

Chart of the Day

Ringcentral Inc (RNG)

RingCentral (RNG) is the Barchart Chart of the Day.  The business communications software company has a Trend Spotter buy signal, a Weighted Alpha of 153.53+ and gained 148.18% in the last year.
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Brugler Ag Report

Today's Commentary

Corn futures posted losses of 2 to 4 cents in most contracts to end the week down 1.98% from last Friday. Weakness in the wheat complex put pressure on the corn market. Total export commitments are now just 1.17% behind last year, catching up with th...
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Alan Brugler writes this daily agricultural markets overview with opening, midday and closing comments directed at the gain and meat Ag markets.

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