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High Profile Active Buzzers: Empire State Realty Trust (NYSE:ESRT), Clovis Oncology (NASDAQ:CLVS), Opko Health (NASDAQ:OPK)

Empire State Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:ESRT) [Trend Analysis] knocking active thrust in leading trading session, shares a loss of -0.29% to 20.52 with around 682912 shares have changed hands in this session. Empire State Realty Trust, Inc. (ESRT), announced that an affiliate of Qatar Investment Authority (QIA) has acquired a 9.9% interest in the Company on a fully diluted basis through a new $622 million investment.

Empire State Realty Trust’s President and Chief Operating Officer, John B. Kessler stated, “We welcome QIA as an ESRT shareholder and see their investment as an endorsement of ESRT’s strategy, team and portfolio of irreplaceable assets. We continue to plan for the future, now with more capital and one of the most sophisticated and reliable real estate investors in the world as our partner. As we continue our internal growth strategy execution, added strength and flexibility in our balance sheet expand our capacity to take advantage of opportunities through external growth.” The stock is going forward its fifty-two week low with 42.23% and lagging behind from its 52-week high price with -2.66%.

On the other side, the positive performance for the quarter recorded as 8.88% and for the year was 27.63%, while the YTD performance remained at 14.76%. ESRT has Average True Range for 14 days of 0.30.

Shares of Clovis Oncology, Inc. (NASDAQ:CLVS) [Trend Analysis] swings enthusiastically in regular trading session, it an advance of 27.24% to close at $23.03. Clovis Oncology Inc. shares soared after the U.S. Food and Drug Administration granted a faster review process to the company’s experimental ovarian cancer drug rucaparib. p<>The FDA scheduled a decision to be made on the drug by Feb. 23, 2017, the Boulder, Colorado-based company said Tuesday in a statement. Rucaparib was designated a breakthrough therapy by the FDA in April 2015. The FDA gives that designation to drugs that may bring substantial improvement over available treatments and is intended to speed up the process of development and review. The stock is going forward its fifty-two week low with 99.05% and lagging behind from its 52-week high price with -80.27%. CLVS last month stock price volatility remained 8.51%.

Opko Health, Inc. (NASDAQ:OPK) [Trend Analysis] retains strong position in active trade, as shares scoring -2.86% to $9.52 in a active trade session, while looking at the shares volume, around 5.38 Million shares have changed hands in this session. OPKO Health, Inc. (OPK), is aware of a press release by Purcell Julie & Lefkowitz, LLP, a class action litigation firm, that it is investigating the Company for an alleged potential breach of fiduciary duty claim involving the Company’s Board of Directors.

The Company has not received any notification or information from Purcell Julie & Lefkowitz regarding its investigation of any potential breach of fiduciary duty or other claim against OPKO’s Board of Directors. Nor have any such claims or allegations been made by any shareholders, other law firms or regulatory bodies. OPKO’s attempts to contact the law firm have gone unanswered. The Company does not believe there is any basis or merit behind the investigation and will vigorously defend itself should any formal allegations or claims be made. The firm has institutional ownership of 21.00%, while insider ownership included 6.10%. OPK attains analyst recommendation of 2.00 with week’s performance of -4.80%. Investors looking further ahead will note that the Price to next year’s EPS is 160.00%.

 

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