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Eye Catching Active Stocks: Rio Tinto plc (NYSE:RIO), Kite Pharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:KITE)

Rio Tinto plc (NYSE:RIO) [Trend Analysis] try to make new thrust in street and making different trends, stocks trading ended with 1.00% to $39.39. A accord valued £330 million has been reached for the sale of Rio Tinto’s Fort William aluminium smelter which would “safeguard” the future of 150 jobs. SIMEC and Liberty House, two members of international industrials group GFG Alliance, expect their purchase to be completed in the next four weeks.

The purchase comprises hydro power plants near the site and at Kinlochleven. It involves over 100,000 acres of land comprising Ben Nevis’ foothills. Liberty, which reopened the steel plate mill at Dalzell in Motherwell, and SIMEC is funding the accord with a mixture of equity and funds raised through a securitisation programme. The share price of RIO attracts active investors, as stock price of week volatility recorded 2.24%. The stock is going forward to its 52-week low with 89.72% and lagging behind from its 52-week high price with -1.99%.

Kite Pharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:KITE) [Trend Analysis] plunged reacts as active mover, shares a decrease -1.53% to traded at $50.90 and the percentage gap among open changing to regular change was -3.50%. Kite Pharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:KITE) released that data from the interim analysis of the pivotal ZUMA-1 trial of KTE-C19 in patients with chemorefractory aggressive non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL) have been agreed as an oral late-breaking presentation at the American Society of Hematology (ASH) 58th Yearly Meeting in San Diego, CA, on December 6, 2016. The abstract was one of only six agreed in this category and will be included in the December 1 online issue of Blood.

“Outcomes for patients with aggressive NHL depend on whether their disease is sensitive to chemotherapy. The ZUMA-1 study was deinked to support registration of KTE-C19 by enrolling a well-defined chemorefractory patient population,” stated Jeff Wiezorek, M.D., Senior Vice President of Clinical Development of Kite. “We are happy with the outcome of the study to date and thank the patients and investigators for their participation in the first positive pivotal study in CAR-T therapy.” The firm’s current ratio calculated as 10.40 for the most recent quarter. The firm past twelve months price to sales ratio was 111.61 and price to cash ratio remained 5.19. As far as the returns are concern, the return on equity was recorded as -39.30% and return on investment was -16.80% while its return on asset stayed at -33.80%. The firm has total debt to equity ratio measured as 0.00.

 

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