Two Mass. biotechs each seek $115M in IPOs as sector nears record

The Massachusetts biotech sector could be headed toward a record-breaking year for IPOs after two more local drugmakers filed to go public late last week. Neon Therapeutics, a Cambridge-based cancer drug startup, disclosed in a federal filing on Thursda.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 4th, 2018

Mass. biotechs just set an IPO record. Here’s how much each company raised.

Just halfway through the year, the Massachusetts biotech sector has already surpassed the previous record for total amount raised in initial public offerings. And that doesn’t even include what could be the largest-ever IPO for a local drugmaker. A.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 2nd, 2018

Biotechs With No Drugs in Trial Are Raising Millions in IPOs

Biotech IPOs are on track for a near-record year, with a crop of offerings that are younger, more highly valued—and some say riskier—than any in recent memory......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjOct 31st, 2018

Will Regs In 2018 Will Pave The Way For Bakkt In 2019?

At first glance, 2018 has been a rough year for the crypto sector. Bitcoin reached its record high December 17, 2017, surpassing $19,700, before subsequently dropping – and remaining remarkably stagnant – ever since. Things took a turn .....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkNov 19th, 2018

All About Nonprofits: Top salary nears $1 million

More than 600 of the workers at Million Dollar Nonprofits receive salaries over $50,000, illustrating the importance of the sector on the regional economy, according to the report that will be published in the Nov. 16 issue of Buffalo Business First i.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 13th, 2018

Goldman "Bear Market Indicator" Nears Record High: "No Limit To The Stupidity Of Wall Street"

"Get used to this kind of volatility," warns Hussman Funds' John Hussman in his latest comment. "Unfortunately, the moment interest rates hit zero, [historical risk and valuation] limits vanished, and preemptively responding to speculative extremes be.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 11th, 2018

UFP Technologies Announces Record Q3 Results

NEWBURYPORT, Mass., Nov. 01, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- UFP Technologies, Inc.  (NASDAQ:UF.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaNov 1st, 2018

War against the superbugs: Mass. biotechs step up to fight antibiotic resistance

In a world where superbugs are overpowering various antibiotic drugs, threatening millions of lives, Massachusetts biotechs are fighting hard to ensure the bugs don't become the industry's kryptonite......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 25th, 2018

2019 Could Be a Record-Breaking Year for IPOs, With Valuations Topping $100 Billion

2018 was a big year for IPOs—but 2019 is on track to be even bigger. 2018 was a big year for IPOs--but 2019 is on track to be even bigger. There have been 173 IPOs this year through the end of September, ac.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 19th, 2018

Weekly Review: Preferred Stock CEFs - A Record Discount In The Sector

Weekly Review: Preferred Stock CEFs - A Record Discount In The Sector.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaOct 11th, 2018

Hawaii retailers seek seasonal workers amid record low unemployment

Target announced plans to hire approximately 1,000 seasonal workers in Hawaii for the upcoming holiday shopping season......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 10th, 2018

Are transportation stocks the market"s canary in a coal mine?

The U.S. transportation sector, which many see as a proxy indicator of the economy's health, has retreated 2.3 percent from its Sept. 14 record, hinting to some analysts that the longest bull market on record has entered its late stages......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 5th, 2018

Survey Data Shows Record Activity In The Service Sector Despite Labor, Trucking Shortages

Survey data from the manufacturing and service sectors continue to po.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaOct 4th, 2018

Yields on US Treasury Notes Hit Record High: 5 Bank Picks

A hike in interest rate will raise the cost of funds, which in turn will enable the financial sector, especially banks On Oct 3, the U.S. 10-year and 30-year Tre.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytOct 4th, 2018

Funding, IPOs, M&A: A Look At Fintech In 2018

This story is the third in a multipart series by Benzinga on the state of the fintech sector in 2018. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaOct 3rd, 2018

Wall Street climbs as financials gain; S&P nears record high

The Dow Jones Industrial Average hit a record high on Wednesday, driven by gains in financial and technology stocks and a robust monthly private payrolls report......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 3rd, 2018

Services-Sector Activity Hits Record High. Thank Tariffs, Local Governments

Growth across U.S. service industries accelerated in September to its highest reading on record, clocking another month of robust growth for the gauge......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjOct 3rd, 2018

David Einhorn Nears Record Losses With September Decline

Greenlight down for the month due to concentrated betsCheck out David Einhorn Stock Picks » Download GuruFolio Report of David Einhorn (Updated on 10/01/2018)Related Stocks: GM, GRBK, MYL, GLD, BHF, GLD, AMZN, NFLX, CAT,.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytOct 2nd, 2018

The Ratings Game: Nvidia’s stock on track for record close, leading chip sector higher

Nvidia Corp. leads the chip makers higher, tacking on gains from last week’s rally, even as some analysts question whether the sector is living on borrowed time......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 1st, 2018

IPO Market Has Never Been This Forgiving to Money-Losing Firms

Stock investors are welcoming money-losing companies into the public markets with open arms: A record 80% of U.S.-listed IPOs this year were money-losing leading up to their debut......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjOct 1st, 2018

Red Ink Floods IPO Market

Stock investors are welcoming money-losing companies into the public markets with open arms: A record 80% of U.S.-listed IPOs this year were money-losing leading up to their debut......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjOct 1st, 2018