A study of analyst recommendations at the major brokerages indicate that GNC Holdings Inc (NYSE: GNC) is the #14 broker analyst pick among those stocks screened by The Online Investor (http://www.theonlineinvestor.com/) for strong stock buyback activity. To make that list, a stock must have repurchased at least 5% of its outstanding shares over the trailing twelve month period. In forming the rank, the analyst opinions from the major brokerage houses were tallied, and averaged; then, the list of stocks with strong buyback activity was ranked according to those averages. GNC Holdings, Inc. operates as a specialty retailer of health and wellness products. It operates through three segments: Retail, Franchise, and Manufacturing/Wholesale.
Galena Biopharma (NASDAQ: GALE), a biopharmaceutical company developing and commercializing innovative, targeted oncology treatments that address major unmet medical needs to advance cancer care, recently announced the European Patent Office notified the Company of an intention to grant a Pharmaceutical Use Patent for NeuVax(TM) (nelipepimut-S). The patent covers the use of NeuVax as a vaccine for the prevention of relapse in breast cancer patients with an immunochemistry (IHC) rating of 1+ or 2+ for HER2/neu protein expression and a fluorescence in situ hybridization (FISH) rating of less than 2.0 for HER2/neu gene expression.
Immunomedics, Inc. (NASDAQ: IMMU), a biopharmaceutical company primarily focused on the development of monoclonal antibody-based products for the targeted treat
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