Biotech Stocks Under Scanner -- BioCryst Pharma, Biogen, Celldex Therapeutics, and Concordia

Tuesday, May 16, 2017 Drug News
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NEW YORK, May 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --

On Monday, May 15, 2017, the NASDAQ Composite

ended the trading session at 6,149.67, up 0.46%; the Dow Jones Industrial Average edged 0.41% higher, to finish at 20,981.94; and the S&P 500 closed at 2,402.32, marginally advancing 0.48%. Gains were broad based as all the nine sectors ended the
day in positive. This Tuesday, has initiated reports coverage on the following Biotechnology equities: BioCryst Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: BCRX), Biogen Inc. (NASDAQ: BIIB), Celldex Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ: CLDX), and Concordia International Corp. (NASDAQ: CXRX). Learn more about these stocks by downloading their free research reports in PDF format at:

BioCryst Pharma  

On Monday, shares in Durham, North Carolina headquartered BioCryst Pharmaceuticals Inc. recorded a trading volume of 810,654 shares. The stock ended the day at $5.84, declining 0.17% from the last trading session. The Company's shares are trading above their 200-day moving average by 1.35%. Furthermore, shares of BioCryst Pharma, which designs, optimizes, and develops small molecule drugs that block key enzymes involved in the pathogenesis of diseases, have a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 37.49. Sign up and read the free research report on BCRX at:


Cambridge, Massachusetts headquartered Biogen Inc.'s stock rose 1.45%, finishing yesterday's session at $258.53. A total volume of 1.65 million shares was traded, which was above their three months average volume of 1.60 million shares. The Company's shares are trading below their 50-day moving average by 6.05%. Additionally, shares of Biogen, which discovers, develops, manufactures, and delivers therapies for the treatment of neurological and autoimmune diseases worldwide, have an RSI of 36.33. The complimentary research report on BIIB can be downloaded at:

Celldex Therapeutics  

Shares in Hampton, New Jersey headquartered Celldex Therapeutics Inc. ended the session 1.27% higher at $3.19. The stock recorded a trading volume of 1.37 million shares. The Company's shares are trading 4.34% below their 50-day moving average. Moreover, shares of Celldex Therapeutics, which focuses on the development and commercialization of several immunotherapy technologies and other cancer-targeting biologics, have an RSI of 46.46. Register for free on and access the latest report on CLDX at:


At the closing bell on Monday, Oakville, Canada headquartered Concordia International Corp.'s stock dropped 3.97%, finishing at $1.45. A total volume of 242,859 shares was traded. The Company's shares have gained 8.21% in the last month. The stock is trading 9.98% below its 50-day moving average. Additionally, shares of Concordia International, which owns a portfolio of branded and generic prescription products in the US and internationally, have an RSI of 47.19. Get free access to your research report on CXRX at:


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