Cardiff Oncology (NASDAQ:CRDF) , a clinical-stage biotech company specializing in new cancer treatments, saw its share price rise as high as $7.18 on Monday. It closed the day at $6.74, up about 7% from its previous close.
Over the past year, the stock’s per-share price has ranged from $4.88 to as high as $25.50. On Friday, investors learned that the company’s CFO, James E. Levine, bought 30,000 shares of the stock at $6.47 a share.
The company also presented positive phase 1b/2 trial news last week regarding onvansertib, its lead pipeline candidate. The drug is being tested with a chemotherapy drug combination called FOLFIRI and a non-chemotherapeutic drug called Avastin (bevacizumab). Combined with FOLFIRI and Avastin, onvansertib is showing promise as a second-line treatment option for patients with KRAS-mutated metastatic colorectal cancer.
The company said that seven of 19 patients treated in the trial had a confirmed partial response to the drug therapy by the data cutoff date.
Top Biotech Stocks To Buy For 2023: TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation(AMTD)
TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation provides securities brokerage services and related technology-based financial services to retail investors, traders, and independent registered investment advisors (RIAs) in the United States. Its products and services include tdameritrade.com Web Platform for self-directed retail investors; Trade Architect, a Web-based platform that enables active investors and traders identify opportunities and stay informed; thinkorswim, a desktop platform for traders; and TD Ameritrade Mobile, which allows on-the-go investors and traders to trade and monitor accounts from Web-enabled mobile devices. The company also offers TD Ameritrade Institutional that provides brokerage and custody services to approximately 5,000 independent RIAs and their clients; TD Ameritrade Apex, which offers various services to retail clients; Investools, a suite of investor education products and services for stock, option, foreign exchange, futures, mutual fund, and fixed-income investors; Amerivest, an advisory service that develops portfolios of exchange-traded funds (ETFs) and mutual funds; AdvisorDirect, a national referral service for investors, who wish to engage the services of an independent RIA; and TD Ameritrade Corporate Services that provide self-directed brokerage services to employees of corporations. In addition, it offers various retail brokerage products and services, such as common and preferred stocks; ETFs; options; futures; foreign exchange; mutual funds; fixed income products; primary and secondary offerings of fixed income securities, closed-end funds, and preferred stocks; margin lending; cash management services; and annuities. The company provides its services primarily through the Internet, a network of retail branches, mobile trading applications, interactive voice response, and registered representatives through telephone. TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation was founded in 1971 and is headquartered in Omaha, Nebraska. TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation operates as a subsidiary of The Toronto-Dominion Bank.
- [By Shane Hupp]
Dimensional Fund Advisors LP boosted its stake in Fidelity Southern Co. (NASDAQ:LION) by 6.7% during the 1st quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The firm owned 1,680,359 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after buying an additional 105,499 shares during the quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP owned approximately 0.06% of Fidelity Southern worth $38,766,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.
- [By Max Byerly]
ValuEngine cut shares of Fidelity Southern (NASDAQ:LION) from a strong-buy rating to a buy rating in a research note published on Wednesday morning.
Top Biotech Stocks To Buy For 2023: AECOM(ACM)
AECOM, formerly AECOM Technology Corporation, incorporated on January 31, 1980, designs, builds, finances and operates infrastructure assets for governments, businesses and organizations around the world. The Company provides program and facilities management and maintenance, training, logistics, consulting, technical assistance, and systems integration and information technology (IT) services. The Company operates through three segments: Design and Consulting Services (DCS), Construction Services (CS) and Management Services (MS). The Company’s clients consist primarily of national, state, regional and local governments, public and private institutions, and corporations. In addition, the Company formed AECOM Capital, an investment fund to invest in public-private partnership (P3) and private-sector real estate projects for which it provides an integrated solution that includes equity capital, design, engineering and construction services.
Design and Consulting Services Segment
The Company’s DCS segment provides planning, consulting, architectural and engineering design, and program and construction management services to commercial and government clients across the world in various end markets. The DCS segment comprises an array of services, generally provided on a fee-for-service basis. For each of its services, the Company’s technical expertise includes civil, structural, process, mechanical, geotechnical systems and electrical engineering, architectural, landscape and interior design, urban and regional planning, project economics, cost consulting and environmental, health and safety work.
The Company provides services in DCS segment both directly and through joint ventures or similar partner arrangements to end markets or business sectors, such as transportation, including transit and rail, aviation, marine, ports and harbors, as well as highways, bridges and tunnels; facilities, including government, industrial, urban master planning/design, commercial and leisure facilities, educational, healthcare and correctional; environmental, including water and wastewater, environmental management and water resources, and energy/power, including demand side management, transmission and distribution, alternative/renewable energy, hydropower/dams and solar.
Construction Services Segment
The Company’s CS segment provides construction, program and construction management services, including building construction and energy, infrastructure and industrial construction, primarily in the Americas. It provides services in CS segment both directly and through joint ventures or similar partner arrangements, to end markets and business sectors, such as building, including performance venues, modern office towers, meeting and exhibition spaces, sports arenas, education facilities, mass transit terminals and data centers; energy, including fossil fuel power generating facilities, nuclear power generating facilities, hydroelectric power generating facilities, transmission and distribution systems, emissions control systems, as well as alternative and renewable energy sources, including biomass, geothermal, solar energy and wind systems; infrastructure and industrial, including highways, airports, rail and other transit projects; maritime and terminal facilities; dams, water and waste water projects; biotechnology and pharmaceutical research laboratories, pilot plants and production facilities; petrochemical, specialty chemical and polymer facilities; consumer products, and food and beverage production facilities; automotive and other manufacturing facilities, and mines and mining facilities.
Management Services Segment
The Company, through its MS segment, is a contractor to the United States Federal Government. It serves a range of government departments and agencies, including the Department of Defense (DOD), the Department of Energy (DOE) and other United States federal agencies. It also serves departments and agencies of other national governments, such as the United Kingdom Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA) and the United Kingdom Ministry of Defense.
The Company provides a range of services in MS segment, both directly and through joint ventures or similar partner arrangements, including operation and maintenance of complex government installations, including military bases and test ranges; network and communications engineering, software engineering, IT infrastructure design and implementation, cyber defense and cloud computing technologies; deactivation, decommissioning and disposal of nuclear weapons stockpiles and other nuclear waste; management and operations and maintenance services for complex DOE and NDA programs and facilities; testing and development of new components and platforms, as well as engineering and technical support for the modernization of aging weapon systems, and logistics support for government supply and distribution networks, including warehousing, packaging, delivery and traffic management.
The Company’s other services include acquisition support for new weapons platforms; maintenance planning to extend the service life of weapons systems and other military equipment; maintenance, modification and overhaul of military aircraft and ground vehicles; safety analyses for high-hazard facilities and licensing for DOE sites; threat assessments of public facilities and the development of force protection and security systems; planning and conducting emergency preparedness exercises; first responder training for the military and other government agencies; management and operations and maintenance of chemical agent and chemical weapon disposal facilities; installation of monitoring technology to detect the movement of nuclear and radiological materials across national borders; planning, design and construction of aircraft hangars, barracks, military hospitals and other government buildings, and environmental remediation and restoration for the redevelopment of military bases and other government installations.
- [By Ethan Ryder]
Aecom (NYSE:ACM) was downgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Friday.
- [By Joseph Griffin]
Actinium (CURRENCY:ACM) traded flat against the U.S. dollar during the 24-hour period ending at 22:00 PM Eastern on October 4th. One Actinium coin can now be purchased for about $0.0237 or 0.00000361 BTC on major cryptocurrency exchanges including TradeOgre and Crex24. In the last week, Actinium has traded flat against the U.S. dollar. Actinium has a market capitalization of $0.00 and approximately $585.00 worth of Actinium was traded on exchanges in the last day.
- [By Logan Wallace]
Aecom (NYSE:ACM) – Research analysts at KeyCorp issued their FY2018 earnings per share estimates for shares of Aecom in a report released on Wednesday, August 8th. KeyCorp analyst T. Afzal expects that the construction company will earn $2.72 per share for the year. KeyCorp also issued estimates for Aecom’s Q4 2018 earnings at $0.87 EPS, FY2019 earnings at $3.10 EPS and FY2020 earnings at $3.53 EPS.
- [By Ethan Ryder]
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Shares of ACM traded down $0.33 during trading hours on Wednesday, hitting $32.40. The stock had a trading volume of 376,163 shares, compared to its average volume of 855,267. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.89, a current ratio of 1.23 and a quick ratio of 1.23. The company has a market cap of $5.25 billion, a PE ratio of 11.02, a P/E/G ratio of 2.17 and a beta of 1.68. Aecom has a 1-year low of $30.15 and a 1-year high of $39.90.