Quotidian Technical Highlights on Selected Drug Makers Stocks -- Amarin, Apricus Biosciences, United Therapeutics, and Novo Nordisk

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On Tuesday, shares in Dublin, Ireland-based Amarin Corp. PLC recorded a trading volume of 1.78 million shares. The stock ended at $3.75, rising 2.18% from the last trading session. The Company's shares have gained 7.76% in the last month, 15.38% over the previous three months, and 18.67% over the past year. The stock is trading above its 200-day moving average by 6.14%. Furthermore, shares of Amarin, which focuses on the development and commercialization of therapeutics for the treatment of cardiovascular diseases in the US, have a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 54.97. 

On March 12th, 2018, Amarin announced the presentation of a poster that day at the American College of Cardiology 67th Annual Scientific Session and Expo in Orlando, Florida. This analysis reinforces that statin-treated patients at high CV risk with controlled LDL-cholesterol (LDL-C) and elevated triglyceride (TG) levels, TG ? 150 mg/dL, had worse CV outcomes and higher overall healthcare costs than statin-treated patients with controlled LDL-C and normal TG levels, TG <150 mg/dL, and normal HDL-cholesterol, HDL-C > 40 mg/dL. Get the full research report on AMRN for free by clicking below at:


Apricus Biosciences

San Diego, California headquartered Apricus Biosciences Inc.'s stock finished yesterday's session 0.98% higher at $0.80 with a total trading volume of 407,486 shares. The stock is trading below their 200-day moving average by 49.95%. Shares of the Company, which focuses on the development and commercialization of product candidates in the areas of urology and rheumatology, have an RSI of 30.58. 

On February 16th, 2018, research firm H.C. Wainwright downgraded the Company's stock rating from 'Buy' to 'Neutral', with a target price of $1 per share.

On February 16th, 2018, Apricus Biosciences announced that the US FDA has issued a complete response letter ("CRL") for the New Drug Application ("NDA") of VitarosTM (alprostadil, DDAIP.HCl), a topical cream for the treatment of erectile dysfunction. The CRL indicates that the FDA cannot approve the NDA for Vitaros in its present form, identifying deficiencies related to Chemistry, Manufacturing and Control and certain safety concerns specific to the 2.5% concentration of DDAIP.HCl contained in the current formulation. The free technical report on APRI can be accessed at:


United Therapeutics

At the close of trading on Tuesday, shares in Silver Spring, Maryland headquartered United Therapeutics Corp. saw a decline of 1.88%, ending the day at $113.89. The stock recorded a trading volume of 283,738 shares. The Company's shares are trading 11.41% below their 200-day moving average. Moreover, shares of United Therapeutics, which develops and commercializes products to address the unmet medical needs of patients with chronic and life-threatening diseases worldwide, have an RSI of 37.94. 

On February 21st, 2018, United Therapeutics announced its results for the quarter and year ended December 31st, 2017. For Q4 2017, net revenues were $464.7 million; net income was $19.0 million; and total R&D expense $113.6 million. For the full year 2017, net revenues were $1,725.3 million; net income was $417.9 million; and total R&D expense was $264.6 million.

On February 22nd, 2018, research firm Barclays reiterated its 'Underweight' rating on the Company's stock with a decrease of the target price from $115 a share to $105 a share. Sign up for free on Wall St. Equities and claim the latest report on UTHR at:


Novo Nordisk

Bagsvaerd, Denmark headquartered Novo Nordisk A/S's shares ended the day 1.06% lower at $50.33. A total volume of 2.44 million shares was traded, which was above their three months average volume of 1.45 million shares. The stock has gained 0.52% in the last month and 48.77% over the past year. The Company's shares are trading 3.46% above their 200-day moving average. Additionally, shares of Novo Nordisk, which engages in the discovery, development, manufacture, and marketing of pharmaceutical products worldwide, have an RSI of 42.04. 

On March 05th, 2018, Novo Nordisk announced that Ozempic® (semaglutide injection) is now available across Canada. Ozempic® is a once-weekly, glucagon-like peptide receptor agonist indicated alongside diet and exercise to improve glycemic control in adults with type 2 diabetes when metformin is inappropriate. See the free research coverage on NVO at:


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