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Jay Wong

Benzinga Staff Writer

March 14, 2012 2:24 PM
Today, shares of Amarin (NASDAQ: AMRN) are up 16% after Leerink Swann analyst Joseph Schwartz released a note stating that the company's progress on o ...
March 08, 2012 12:57 PM
Today, Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) stated that its prostate cancer pill Zytiga improved survival in a pre-chemo trial and delayed the progressio ...
March 06, 2012 1:14 PM
Today, Dendreon (NASDAQ: DNDN) CEO John Johnson appeared on CNBC to discuss the company's flagship drug Provenge and its future prospects. Provenge i ...
February 23, 2012 1:26 PM
Today, shares of Vivus (NASDAQ: VVUS) nearly doubled after an FDA panel voted 20-2 to recommend approval of the company's weight loss drug Qnexa. The ...
February 13, 2012 10:47 AM
Today, shares of Madison Square Garden (NASDAQ: MSG) are up 6% after the New York Knicks recorded their fifth consecutive victory Saturday night. The ...
February 02, 2012 1:30 PM
Today, retailer Abercrombie & Fitch (NYSE: ANF) stated that it expected its Q4 earnings to disappoint as holiday sales of its merchandise narrowed ...
February 01, 2012 1:20 PM
Today, Ford (NYSE: F) announced that January vehicle sales increased 7.3% year over year, as gains were driven by the popularity of its Focus and Esca ...
January 30, 2012 12:56 PM
Today, Pep Boys (NYSE: PBY) announced that it would go private, agreeing to be acquired by Gores Group LLC for $15 per share, or $791 million. The au ...
January 27, 2012 1:09 PM
Today, Eastman Chemical (NYSE: EMN) announced that it would acquire Solutia (NYSE: SOA) for $3.4 billion in cash and stock. Solutia is a producer of ...
January 25, 2012 12:39 PM
Today, pharmaceutical giant Roche announced a hostile takeover bid for Illumina (NASDAQ: ILMN) worth $5.7 billion in cash, or $44.50 per share. Many ...
January 24, 2012 1:22 PM
Today, Coach (NYSE: COH) announced a very positive earnings report, as its Q2 EPS came in at $1.18, a beat over analyst estimates of $1.15. The compa ...
January 23, 2012 2:35 PM
Today, a NY Post report stated that JC Penney (NYSE: JCP) planned to lay off thousands of workers. The layoffs are targeted at workers who typically ...
January 18, 2012 1:00 PM
Target (NYSE: TGT) announced today that it would delay its attempt to sell its credit card portfolio. The company had announced a year ago that it ha ...
January 11, 2012 12:35 PM
Today, a report from the Wall Street Journal noted that dozens of flights from Europe to the US East Coast have been forced to make nonscheduled sto ...