A Developmental Biotechnology Company, Organovo Holdings Inc, has gained quite good momentum in the most recent trading days. It was announced that Organovo Holdings Inc will be listed in OCTQX on October 08, 2012. Organovo’s stock price has significantly risen by around 9% consecutively during the last two days of trading, Oct 11 and Oct … Continue reading Organovo Holdings Inc (OTCQB: ONVO)
I had identified Seattle Genetics as a stellar company in 2011 with fundamental analysis on its product lines and cooperating partners. My following decisive investment in this company has returned for me more than a 50% profit. I bought it at $19 per share and it kept rising until recently almost hitting $30 on September … Continue reading Continued on Seattle Genetics Inc (SGEN) and Immunogen Inc (IMGN)
2012 means a lot to three obesity treatment players: Arena Pharmaceuticals Inc (ARNA), Vivus Inc (VVUS) and Orexigen Therapeutics Inc (OREX). All of them had their New Drug Application, or NDA submission for obesity treatment turned down by the FDA in their first attempts. They all received the complete response letter, or CRL, around end … Continue reading Seeking Alpha from Three Obesity Treatment Players: ARNA, VVUS and OREX
Rigel Pharmaceutcal, Inc.’s history dated back to 1996, when it had some core industry “know-how” regarding to drug discovery. Rigel went public in 2000 and has been increasing the equity value or market capitalization from around $150 million in the inception to about $750 million as of early February 2012. However, if you take a … Continue reading Rigel Pharmaceutical, Inc. (RIGL)
You know there are lots of mutual funds and hedge funds in the U.S. But how many? Hedge funds may be secretive and repelling to general investors because of its high level of speculation, mutual funds, on the other hand, are restrictive on investment and safer. There are 24708 mutual funds listed in Finance Google, … Continue reading Healthcare Funds in the U.S.
There are 502 companies participating in the energy industry now and half of them are pure players, meaning they generate 100% of revenue in energy business purely. Around one quarter of the 502 companies have market capitalization less than $1 billion (refer to the chart below). Under Revere’s proprietary classification system, all these companies are … Continue reading Energy Industries in the U.S. (written in 2011)
Sears Holdings Corporation (Nasdaq: SHLD), the parent company of Kmart Holding Corporation and Sears, Roebuck and Co., operates three segments: Kmart, Sears Domestic and Sears Canada. It is a broadline retailer with over 4000 full-line and specialty stores in the United States and Canada. Take a look at its revenue in the recent years; I … Continue reading Sears Holdings Corporation (Nasdaq: SHLD)
Let’s first take a look at the U.S. S&P500 performance, there are three dramatic plunges after July and then it picked up quickly to similar level in the last year 2010. Then take a look at the Chinese market by looking into the Shanghai and Shenzhen Index performance. Even though Chinese economy still seems stellar … Continue reading Market Turbulence – What’s going on in 2011 and what’s going to be in 2012?
Mead Johnson is a pediatric nutrition company, competing in the niche sector Consumer > Consumer Products and Services > Food, Beverage and Agriculture > Food > Dairy and Dairy Alternative Products > Dairy Products. The market cap. of Mead Johnson is $14.51 billion as of today (January 8th, 2012). Since the initial public listed in … Continue reading Mead Johnson Nutrition Co. (MJN)
China Digital TV Holding Co., Ltd. went public in the U.S. on April 19, 2007. It is headquartered in Beijing, China and is a provider of CA systems to the China’s expanding digital television market. CA (conditional access) consist of smart cards that are inserted into set-top boxes at the subscriber’s end; software installed at the … Continue reading China Digital TV Holding Co., Ltd. (ADR) (OTCMKTS: STVVY)