Breakfast Technical Briefing on Biotech Stocks -- Opko Health, Pain Therapeutics, Trevena, and Dynavax Technologies

Tuesday, June 20, 2017 General News
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NEW YORK, June 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --

If you want a stock review on OPK, PTIE, TRVN, or DVAX then come over to and sign up for your free customized reports today. This morning, turns investors' attention to Opko Health Inc. (NASDAQ: OPK), Pain Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ: PTIE), Trevena Inc. (NASDAQ:
TRVN), and Dynavax Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ: DVAX). According to the 31st annual EY report, Beyond borders: staying the course, global Biotech companies continue to invest in new treatments despite a pullback from capital markets in the US and the EU, lower valuations, and increased pressure from payers. Daily Stock Tracker published free research reports on these stocks today at:

Opko Health 

Miami, Florida headquartered Opko Health Inc.'s shares gained 0.92%, closing Monday's trading session at $6.59. The stock recorded a trading volume of 4.44 million shares, which was above its three months average volume of 4.06 million shares. Shares of the Company are trading 6.01% below their 50-day moving average. Additionally, shares of Opko Health, which engages in the diagnostics and pharmaceuticals business in the US, Ireland, Chile, Spain, Israel, and Mexico, have a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 48.83.

On June 07th, 2017, Opko Health announced that GeneDx, a business unit of the Company's BioReference Laboratories division, extended its relationship with the University of California Health (UC Health) for genetic, genomic, and molecular testing services. By having access to the latest in next generation genetics and molecular oncology resources, both internally and externally, UC Health remains at the forefront of precision medicine. See our free and comprehensive research report on OPK at:

Pain Therapeutics 

On Monday, shares in Austin, Texas-based Pain Therapeutics Inc. recorded a trading volume of 21,698 shares. The stock rose 2.44%, ending the day at $4.20. The Company's shares have advanced 5.23% on an YTD basis. The stock is trading below its 50-day moving average by 12.18%. Furthermore, shares of Pain Therapeutics, which develops drugs for treating nervous system in the US, have an RSI of 49.33.

On June 05th, 2017, Pain Therapeutics announced that the National Institutes of Health (NIH) has awarded the Company a $1.7-million research grant to study PTI-125, a drug candidate in Alzheimer's disease. This NIH research grant will enable the Company to begin testing PTI-125 in human subjects. An Investigational New Drug application for PTI-125 is on-track for submission to the US FDA in Q3 2017. PTIE free research report is just a click away at:


King of Prussia, Pennsylvania headquartered Trevena Inc.'s stock finished the day 1.63% higher at $2.49. A total volume of 1.02 million shares was traded, which was above their three months average volume of 625,680 shares. Shares of the Company are trading below their 50-day moving average by 17.38%. Additionally, shares of Trevena, which develops various therapies based on breakthrough science to benefit patients and healthcare providers confronting serious medical conditions, have an RSI of 38.11.

On June 02nd, 2017, Trevena announced that it will be attending the JMP Securities Life Sciences Conference on June 21st, 2017, at 8:30 a.m. EDT in New York. Sign up for your complimentary report on TRVN at:

Dynavax Technologies 

Shares in Berkeley, California headquartered Dynavax Technologies Corp. ended yesterday's session 5.73% higher at $8.30. The stock recorded a trading volume of 2.44 million shares, which was above its three months average volume of 1.25 million shares. The Company's shares have surged 48.21% in the last one month, 38.33% over the previous three months, and 110.13% since the start of this year. The stock is trading 40.06% and 24.06% above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages, respectively. Moreover, shares of Dynavax Technologies, which focuses on leveraging the power of the body's innate and adaptive immune responses through toll-like receptor stimulation, have an RSI of 82.34.  

On June 02nd, 2017, Dynavax Technologies announced the presentation of findings in patients with metastatic melanoma in the dose escalation phase of an ongoing Phase-1b/2 study investigating SD-101, the Company's intratumoral TLR9 agonist, in combination with KEYTRUDA® (pembrolizumab), an anti-PD-1 therapy developed by Merck, known as MSD outside the US and Canada. SD-101 in combination with KEYTRUDA generally was well tolerated. No dose-limiting toxicities of the combination were observed in any dose cohort, and a maximum tolerated dose was not identified. Sign up and read the free research report on DVAX at:


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