Stifel more than doubled its price target for Zogenix (NASAQ:ZGNX) to $55 from $26 after the company unveiled unequivocally positive Phase 3 data for ZX008 (fenfluramine) in Dravet syndrome.Read More
Stifel upgraded Durect (NASDAQ:DRRX) to “buy” from “hold” and raised its price target to $3 from $1.25 and also transitioned coverage to Adam Walsh from Annabel Samimy. The stock closed at $1.59 on July 11.Read More
Stifel downgraded Alcobra (NASDAQ:ADHD) to “hold” from “buy” and slashed its price target to $3 from $17 after the FDA issued a clinical hold on the company’s Phase 3 study of metadoxine extended release (MDX) in adult patients with ADHD, known as the “MEASURE” study.
Shares of Alcobra were quoted at $2.55 at midday Friday.Read More
Stifel raised it price target for Aerie Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:AERI) to $50 from $40 after the company’s Roclatan eye drop hit all its endpoints with clinically meaningful results in a Phase 3 trial. The stock closed at $21.13 on Wednesday.
Analyst Annabel Samimy writes that the 90-day primary efficacy readout of the MERCURY-1 trial demonstrated statistically significant lowering of intraocular pressure (IOP) of Roclatan over its Rhopressa and latanoprost components.Read More