Health Care Sector Update for 03/09/2018: INSY, PDLI, ARDM, ACRS


Top Health care stocks:

JNJ: +0.4%

PFE: +0.3%

ABT: +0.2%

MRK: +0.5%

AMGN: flat

Health care shares were flat ahead of the bell on Friday.

Expected movers:

– Insys Therapeutics ( INSY ): Q4 misses expectations

– PDL BioPharma ( PDLI ): posts strong Q4 revenue, earnings

– Aradigm ( ARDM ): submits marketing approval application to European regulator for treatment of fibrosis bronchiectasis

Other news:

– Aclaris Therapeutics ( ACRS ): gets US patent covering a JAK inhibitor for treating hair loss disorders

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