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Eye Catching Active Stocks: Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE:BSX), Amgen (NASDAQ:AMGN), Avnet, Inc. (NYSE:AVT)

Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE:BSX) [Trend Analysis] moved down reacts as active mover, shares a loss -0.04% to traded at $23.72 and the percentage gap among open changing to regular change was 0.00%. Boston Scientific (BSX) also EndoChoice Holdings, Inc. (GI) reported a definitive contract under which Boston Scientific has agreed to takeover EndoChoice. Boston Scientific will launch a tender offer for all EndoChoice outstanding shares at a cash price of $8.00 per share. The total equity value of the accord is about $210 million.

Boston Scientific expects the acquisition to be breakeven to the firm’s adjusted eps in 2017, and accretive therefollowing. The transaction is predictable to be less accretive on a GAAP basis, due to amortization expense and transaction and integration costs. The firm’s current ratio calculated as 1.00 for the most recent quarter. The firm past twelve months price to sales ratio was 4.06 and price to cash ratio remained 73.69. As far as the returns are concern, the return on equity was recorded as -5.40% and return on investment was 0.70% while its return on asset stayed at -1.90%. The firm has total debt to equity ratio measured as 0.87.

Amgen Inc. (NASDAQ:AMGN) [Trend Analysis] attempts to attain leading position in street, Shares price changes as it -1.09% to close at $171.63 with the total traded volume of 4.8 Million shares. Amgen, Inc. (AMGN) reported on Tuesday that Phase 3 KYPROLIS CLARION study in newly diagnosed multiple myeloma patients did not meet the primary endpoint of superiority in progression-free survival. The Phase 3 CLARION trial evaluated an examinational regimen of KYPROLIS (carfilzomib), melphalan and prednisone (KMP) versus Velcade (bortezomib), melphalan and prednisone (VMP) for 54 weeks in patients with newly diagnosed multiple myeloma who were ineligible for hematopoietic stem-cell transplant. The firm has institutional ownership of 81.20%, while insider ownership included 0.20%. Its price to sales ratio ended at 5.72. AMGN attains analyst recommendation of 2.40 with week performance of -1.01%.

Avnet, Inc. (NYSE:AVT) [Trend Analysis] try to make new thrust in street and making different trends, stocks trading ended with 0.95% to $40.48. The share price of AVT attracts active investors, as stock price of week volatility recorded 1.50%. The stock is going forward to its 52-week low with 10.46% and lagging behind from its 52-week high price with -12.38%.


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