Several matter pinch shares of Aetna Inc. (NYSE:AET) [Trend Analysis], as shares moving down -1.52% to $110.37 with a share volume of 5.45 Million. Aetna (NYSE: AET) reported that it has entered into a value-based contract with Merck (MRK) for the type 2 diabetes medications Januvia (sitagliptin) and Janumet (sitagliptin plus metformin). Merck will also become the first health care firm to take part in AetnaCare, a new personalized health and wellness care initiative that offers members the knowledge, tools, and support to take a proactive role in managing their own health.
Merck and Aetna have entered into a exclusive value-based contract that supports the objectives of Aetna and Merck to help adult patients with type 2 diabetes access appropriate treatment. Under this contract, Merck’s rebates on Januvia and Janumet will be based in part on those products’ contributions to helping Aetna’s commercial member population with type 2 diabetes achieve or maintain treatment objectives. The stock is going forward its 52-week low with 20.22% and moving down from its 52-week high price with -10.29%. To have technical analysis views, debt to equity ratio of 1.17. The float short ratio was 1.82%, as compared to sentiment indicator; Short Ratio was 2.93.
Shares of Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD) [Trend Analysis] runs in leading trade, it surging 1.85% to traded at $6.62. The firm has price volatility of 5.03% for a week and 4.07% for a month. Its beta stands at 2.50 times. AMD’s RX 490 is one of the most anticipated products to be released this year. The firm hasn’t confirmed the graphic card’s release date yet. However, the speculations about its 2016 launch is still pretty feasible. While it’s hard to make assumptions at this point in time, fans can’t help but be excited for the arcontender of the AMD RX 490.
Now that 2016 is almost over, there are only two months left for AMD to release the RX 490. So sticking with the 2016 release rumor, the AMD RX 490 could be released this November or early December. A 2017 release might have also been a feasible idea, however, AMD has already leaked the RX 490 on its website. They even included the new graphics card in a promo that runs up to December 31 of this year. Narrow down four to firm performance, its weekly performance was -2.36% and monthly performance was 15.33%. The stock price of AMD is moving up from its 20 days moving average with 1.51% and isolated negatively from 50 days moving average with -1.89%.