Stifel launched coverage of Protagonist Therapeutics (NASDAQ:PTGX) with a “buy” rating and a $32 target price. The stock closed at $19.23 on Jan. 26.Read More
Ladenburg Thalmann initiated coverage of Arcturus Therapeutics (NASDAQ:ARCT) with a “buy” rating and $22 share price target. The stock closed at $8.71 on Nov. 28.Read More
3D Signatures (OTCQB:TDSGF; TSXV:DXD; FSE:3D0) appointed Dr. Kevin Little, a leading biomedical scientist and corporate executive, as its new chief scientific officer, effective immediately.Read More
Leerink initiated coverage of AC Immune SA (NASDAQ:ACIU) with an “outperform” rating and $22 price target. The stock closed at $14.43 on Friday.
AC Immune is focused on developing novel medicines for neurodegenerative disorders. Its lead asset, crenezumab, which is partnered with Roche/Genentech, is a monoclonal antibody that binds multiple sub-types of beta-amyloid.Read More
Leerink resumed coverage of Kura Oncology (NASDAQ:KURA) with an “outperform” rating and $15 price target. The stock closed at $5.60 on Wednesday.
“We view Kura's lead pipeline program, tipifarnib (a farnesyltransferase inhibitor) as a safe and active drug,” writes analyst Jonathan Chang.Read More
H.C. Wainwright analyst Swayampakula Ramakanth has assumed coverage of Capricor Therapeutics (NASDAQ:CAPR) with a “buy” rating and $13 price target. The stock closed at $4.27 on Tuesday.
Capricor has developed three regenerative medicine platforms. They are cardiosphere-derived cells (CDC) for the treatment of heart failure and cardiac regeneration; natriuretic peptides for heart failure; and exosomes for yet-to-be disclosed indications.Read More