AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) [Trend Analysis] try to make new thrust in street and making different trends, stocks trading ended with 1.08% to $42.12. AT&T (T) reported that it has reached three tentative contracts with the Communications Workers of America (CWA) in negotiations covering CWA-represented former DIRECTV employees in five call centers.
The contracts cover about 2,000 employees working in call centers in Eden Prairie, MN; Englewood, CO; Huntington, WV; Huntsville, AL; and Tulsa, OK; and will place the employees in three existing labor contracts. Including these tentative contracts, the company said that it has now reached nine contracts with the CWA and IBEW this year collectively covering nearly 8,000 former DIRECTV employees. The share price of T attracts active investors, as stock price of week volatility recorded 1.44%. The stock is going forward to its 52-week low with 31.72% and lagging behind from its 52-week high price with -1.99%.
Clovis Oncology, Inc. (NASDAQ:CLVS) [Trend Analysis] surged reacts as active mover, shares an increase 8.82% to traded at $40.48 and the percentage gap between open changing to regular change was -0.67%. The U.S. FDA declared that it had granted accelerated approval to Clovis Oncology Inc’s(CLVS) ovarian cancer drug in patients with a specific gene mutation whose disease advanced despite two or more rounds of chemotherapy.
The drug, Rubraca, secured approval about two months earlier than expected for patients whose tumors have a specific gene mutation called BRCA, which is identified by an FDA-authorized companion diagnostic test. When a drugmaker wins accelerated approval, it must provide further evidence of the medicine’s benefit to satisfy the regulator, failing which the approval can be revoked.
The FDA on Monday also authorized a diagnostic test made by Foundation Medicine Inc to detect the presence of BRCA gene mutations. If one or more of the mutations are detected, the patient is eligible for treatment with Rubraca. The firm’s current ratio calculated as 5.60 for the most recent quarter. The firm price to cash ratio remained 4.44. As far as the returns are concern, the return on equity was recorded as -226.40% while its return on asset stayed at -71.60%. The firm has total debt to equity ratio measured as 4.93.