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5 Stocks To Watch For December 23, 2020

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5 Stocks To Watch For December 23, 2020

Some of the stocks that may grab investor focus today are:

  • Pfizer Inc (NYSE: PFE) is nearing a deal with President Donald Trump's administration to supply 100 million doses of its Covid-19 vaccine to the US, the Wall Street Journal reported. Pfizer shares gained 0.2% to $36.82 in the after-hours trading session.
  • Wall Street expects Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ: PAYX) to report quarterly earnings at $0.66 per share on revenue of $953.97 million before the opening bell. Paychex shares rose 0.1% to close at $96.63 on Tuesday.
  • AstraZeneca Plc (NASDAQ: AZN) and Russia have agreed to test a combination of their vaccines. The company signed a memorandum of cooperation with the Gamaleya Institute, the Russian Direct Investment Fund, and Russia-based pharmaceutical firm R-Pharm to study the combination. AstraZeneca and Amgen, on Tuesday, announced the SOURCE Phase 3 trial did not meet the primary endpoint of a statistically significant reduction in the daily oral corticosteroid dose, without loss of asthma control, with tezepelumab compared to placebo. AstraZeneca shares slipped 0.3% to $48.60 in the after-hours trading session.

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  • Martin Midstream Partners L.P. (NASDAQ: MMLP) reported the sale of Mega Lubricants to John W. Stone Oil for $22.4 million. Martin Midstream Partners shares rose 1.8% to $1.66 in the after-hours trading session.
  • Supernus Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ: SUPN) reported that SPN-812 exhibited positive topline results in its Phase III study for the treatment of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. Supernus Pharmaceuticals shares jumped 24.3% to $27.99 in after-hours trading.
 

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