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Wed, May 23rd, 2018
Congress OKs Trump bid to widen private care at besieged VA

WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress delivered a victory to President Donald Trump by expanding private care for veterans as an alternative to the troubled Veterans Affairs health system.

WeissLaw LLP: Molina Healthcare, Inc. is the Subject of a Legal Investigation

NEW YORK , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- WeissLaw LLP, a national class action, shareholder rights law firm with offices in New York , Los Angeles , and Atlanta , announces an investigation...

MOH : 84.89 (+0.41%)
FDA warns teething medicines unsafe, wants them off shelves

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal health officials warned parents Wednesday about the dangers of teething remedies that contain a popular numbing ingredient and asked manufacturers to stop selling their products...

E-cigarettes disappoint in a workplace quit-smoking study

It's a big question for smokers and policymakers alike: Do electronic cigarettes help people quit? In a large study of company wellness programs, e-cigarettes worked no better than traditional stop-smoking...

AGNC Investment Corp. Announces Public Offering of Common Stock

BETHESDA, Md. , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- AGNC Investment Corp. (Nasdaq: AGNC) ("AGNC" or the "Company") announced today that it plans to make a public offering of 30,000,000 shares of its common...

UNVC : 0.0008 (unch)
AGNC : 19.18 (+0.37%)
The Latest: Senate approves bill to widen private care at VA

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the Senate vote on a bill to expand private care at the Department of Veterans Affairs (all times local):

Herbalife Nutrition Renews Partnership As Official Nutrition Sponsor Of Cristiano Ronaldo

LOS ANGELES , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Herbalife Nutrition (NYSE:HLF), today announced the renewal of its multi-year sponsorship with International soccer star, Cristiano Ronaldo , extending...

HLF : 54.00 (unch)
Cantel Medical to Present at the Jefferies 2018 Global Healthcare Conference

LITTLE FALLS, N.J. , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- CANTEL MEDICAL CORP. (NYSE: CMD) announced today that Jorgen Hansen , President and Chief Executive Officer, will be presenting at the Jefferies...

CMD : 127.09 (+0.73%)
Medical Marijuana, Inc. Announces Q1 2018 as the Largest Sales Revenue Quarter in Company History: Shows Gross Revenue Increase Exceeding 190%

SAN DIEGO , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Medical Marijuana, Inc.  (OTC: MJNA), the first-ever publicly traded cannabis company in the United States , today announced that the company and...

MJNA : 0.1076 (+3.46%)
Newest Generation of Leading Heart Stent is Now Approved in the U.S. for People with Coronary Artery Disease

ABBOTT PARK, Ill., May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Abbott (NYSE: ABT) today announced it received approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for XIENCE Sierra TM , the newest generation...

ABT : 61.84 (+0.73%)
The Cayman Government and Oxitec Launch Innovative Pilot to Suppress Aedes aegypti

WEST BAY, Grand Cayman , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --

XON : 15.60 (+0.58%)
The Cayman Government and Oxitec Launch Innovative Pilot to Suppress Aedes aegypti

WEST BAY, Grand Cayman , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --

XON : 15.60 (+0.58%)
Repro Med Systems to Present at the 8th Annual LD Micro Invitational Conference

CHESTER, N.Y. , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Repro Med Systems, Inc. dba RMS Medical Products (OTCQX: REPR) today announced that Lead Independent Director Dan Goldberger will be presenting at...

REPR : 1.3900 (+1.46%)
TapImmune to Host Investor Webinar on Thursday, May 24th to Discuss Proposed Merger with Marker Therapeutics and Its Transformational T Cell Therapy Platform

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- TapImmune Inc. (NASDAQ: TPIV), a clinical-stage immuno-oncology company, announced today that Peter Hoang , President and CEO, will host a...

TPIV : 3.38 (-1.74%)
Achieve Life Sciences, Inc. Announces Reverse Stock Split

SEATTLE and VANCOUVER, British Columbia , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Achieve Life Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: ACHV), a clinical-stage pharmaceutical company committed to the global development...

ACHV : 1.00 (-9.91%)
EPA blocks some media from summit, then reverses course

NEW YORK (AP) — A reporter for The Associated Press was grabbed by the shoulders and shoved out of an Environmental Protection Agency building by a security guard Tuesday for trying to cover a meeting...

Pruitt promises action on rising threat from contaminants

WASHINGTON (AP) — Soaring numbers of water systems around the country are testing positive for a dangerous class of chemicals widely used in items that include non-stick pans and firefighting foam, regulators...

Rockwell Medical Announces CEO Transition

WIXOM, Mich. , May 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Rockwell Medical, Inc. (NASDAQ: RMTI) ("the Company") today announced that its Board of Directors has formed a Special Transition Committee to provide...

RMTI : 6.00 (+1.01%)
Ardelyx Announces Pricing of Public Offering of Common Stock

FREMONT, Calif. , May 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Ardelyx, Inc. (Nasdaq: ARDX) today announced the pricing of an underwritten public offering of 12,500,000 shares of its common stock at a public offering...

ARDX : 3.90 (-14.29%)
Amgen Announces Voting Results Of Annual Meeting Of Stockholders

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. , May 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Amgen (NASDAQ: AMGN) today announced voting results from the Company's Annual Meeting of Stockholders, held in Westlake Village , Calif. Approximately 90...

AMGN : 179.94 (+0.89%)

Barchart Morning Call

Overnight Markets and NewsJun E-mini S&Ps (ESM18 -0.60%) this morning are down -0.61% at a 1-week low and European stocks are down -1.24% at a 2-week low as weaker-than-expected Eurozone manufacturing activity fuels concern that economic moment... Read More

Chart of the Day

Intelsat S.A. (I)

The Barchart Chart of the Day belongs to Intelsat (I).  I found the satellite communications stock by using Barchart to sort the Top 100 Stocks list by the highest technical buy signals, then used the Flipchart fe...
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Brugler Ag Report

Today's Commentary

Corn futures settled the day with most contracts 2 to 3 3/4 cents lower. The USDA reported a private sale of 140,000 MT of optional origin corn split evenly between 17/18 and 18/19 to Saudi Arabia through their daily reporting system. Estimates ahead...
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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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