Pluristem Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:PSTI) announced that the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), a part of the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH), will initiate studies in large animals to evaluate dosing for Pluristem’s PLX-R18 as a medical counter measure in the treatment of the hematologic components of Acute Radiation Syndrome (ARS). Once the optimal dose is determined in large animals, a pivotal trial could be conducted and the results used to support a Biologics License Application (BLA) submission of PLX-R18 for this indication under the Animal Rule regulatory pathway.
Pluristem Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PSTI) belongs to Healthcare sector. Its weekly performance is -4.69%. On last trading day company shares ended up at $1.22.
Equities research analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. started coverage on shares of Bitauto Hldg Ltd (NYSE:BITA) in a report issued on Tuesday, The Fly reports. The brokerage set a “neutral” rating and a $22.00 price target on the stock. JPMorgan Chase & Co.’s target price indicates a potential upside of 6.95% from the company’s current price.
Bitauto Holdings Limited (NYSE:BITA) shares moved down -1.70% in last trading session and ended the day at $20.22. BITA Gross Margin is 67.90%. Bitauto Holdings Limited (NYSE:BITA) quarterly performance is -28.98%.
The securities litigation law firm of Brower Piven, A Professional Corporation, has commenced an investigation into possible breaches of fiduciary duty and other violations of state law by the Board of Directors of Talmer Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: TLMR) relating to the proposed buyout of the Company by Chemical Financial Corp., in a transaction valued at approximately $1.1 billion.
On 25 February, Talmer Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:TLMR) shares moved up 0.95% and was closed at $16.98. TLMR EPS growth in last 5 year was 5.10%. Talmer Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:TLMR) year to date (YTD) performance is -5.95%.
Kaman (NYSE: KAMN) declared a quarterly dividend of $0.18 per share, or $0.72 annualized. The dividend will be payable on April 7, 2016, to stockholders of record on March 15, 2016, with an ex-dividend date of March 11, 2016.
Kaman Corporation (NYSE:KAMN) ended the last trading day at $43.73. Company weekly volatility is calculated as 1.93% and price to cash ratio as 102.12. Kaman Corporation (NYSE:KAMN) showed a weekly performance of 2.22%.
Mohawk Industries (NYSE: MHK) reported Q4 EPS of $2.82, $0.09 better than the analyst estimate of $2.73. Revenue for the quarter came in at $2 billion versus the consensus estimate of $2.04 billion. GUIDANCE: Mohawk Industries sees Q1 2016 EPS of $2.24-$2.33, versus the consensus of $2.29.
Mohawk Industries Inc. (NYSE:MHK) shares moved up 0.22% in last trading session and ended the day at $171.04. MHK Gross Margin is 29.70% and its return on assets is 6.20%. Mohawk Industries Inc. (NYSE:MHK) quarterly performance is -11.98%.