Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) [Trend Analysis] try to make new thrust in street and making different trends, stocks trading ended with 0.51% to $87.48. Bronstein, Gewirtz& Grossman, LLC reminds investors that a securities class action has been filed against Exxon Mobil Corporation (“Exxon” or the “Company”) (NYSE: XOM) and certain of its officers. This class action is on behalf of a class consisting of all persons who purchased Exxon between February 19, 2016 and October 27, 2016, both dates inclusive.
This class action seeks to recover damages against Defendants for alleged violations of the federal securities laws under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (.The complaint alleges that throughout the Class Period, Defendants made false and/or misleading statements as it emphasized its business model and its transparency and reported integrity, specifically in connection to its oil and gas reserves and the value of those reserves.
Particularly, Exxon’s public statements were materially false and misleading when made as they failed to disclose: (1) that Exxon’s internal reports about climate change recognized the environmental risks caused by global warming and climate change; (2) that, Exxon knew the risks associated with global warming and climate change, and it would not be able to remove the existing hydrocarbon reserves the Company claimed to have and, therefore, a material portion of Exxon’s reserves were stranded and should have been written down; and (3) that Exxon had employed an inaccurate “price of carbon,” the cost of regulations such as a carbon tax or a cap-and-trade system to push down emissions, in evaluating the value of certain of its future oil and gas prospects in order to keep the value of its reserves materially overstated.
As a result of the Company’s hyped up statements, Exxon stock traded at artificially inflated prices, reaching a high during the Class Period of over $95 per share. The share price of XOM attracts active investors, as stock price of week volatility recorded 1.28%. The stock is going forward to its 52-week low with 26.58% and lagging behind from its 52-week high price with -6.85%.
bluebird bio, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLUE) [Trend Analysis] surged reacts as active mover, shares an increase 3.44% to traded at $72.15 and the percentage gap between open changing to regular change was 1.36%. Bluebirdbio presents new data from HGB-205 study of LentiGlobin; First patient treated with gene therapy remains free of clinical symptoms 21 months (BLUE). The firm announced the presentation of new data from the ongoing HGB-205 clinical study evaluating its LentiGlobin product candidate in patients with transfusion-dependent -thalassemia and severe sickle cell disease.
Key Results as of September 9, 2016 Data Cut-off:Three patients with TDT and 0/E genotype have remained free of transfusions since shortly after receiving LentiGlobin treatment. Patient 1201 has been free of transfusions for 33.1 months with total hemoglobin of 10.9 g/dL, of which 7.7 g/dL was HbAT87Q. Patient 1202 has been free of transfusions for 29.9 months with total hemoglobin of 13.5 g/dL, of which 10.1 g/dL was HbAT87Q. In addition, this patient has been able to stop iron chelation. Patient 1206 has been free of transfusions for 11.5 months with total hemoglobin of 11.3 g/dL, of which 8.6 g/dL was HbAT87Q.Patient 1203 with TDT and homozygousity for the severe + mutation IVS1-110 has been free of transfusions for 11.6 months (since approximately 3 months after receiving LentiGlobin treatment) with total hemoglobin of 8.3 g/dL, of which 6.7 g/dL was HbAT87Q. The firm’s current ratio calculated as 9.00 for the most recent quarter.
The firm past twelve months price to sales ratio was 440.01 and price to cash ratio remained 4.47. As far as the returns are concern, the return on equity was recorded as -30.80% and return on investment was -18.50% while its return on asset stayed at -24.90%. The firm has total debt to equity ratio measured as 0.14.