Tag: Pharmaceuticals

A benchmark-beating robot thinks AMC will outperform Facebook and GameStop. It likes these other stocks, too.

An exchange-traded fund run by artificial intelligence bought AMC stock at the beginning of July, preferring shares in the cinema chain and retail investor favorite over the likes of Facebook or Walmart. The Qraft AI-Enhanced U.S. Large Cap Momentum ETF, trading as AMOM AMOM, -0.78% on the New York Stock Exchange, removed some major technology […]

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Drug-company-paid user fees under the microscope with beleaguered FDA in funding talks

Amid a firestorm over its approval of a new Alzheimer’s treatment, the Food and Drug Administration is holding closed-door meetings with companies it regulates — talks that critics say allow drug and device makers to exert outsize influence over the agency’s operations, threatening to erode public trust in the agency at a critical moment. The […]

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Here’s why just allowing an ‘exit wave’ of COVID-19 cases carries huge risks for countries

While the highly infectious delta variant of the coronavirus that causes COVID-19 is quickly becoming the dominant strain globally, it so far appears to not have come with a big increase in hospitalizations or death, as seen in Israel and the U.K. That might lead some to think “exit waves” of infections are a “necessary […]

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Biden’s executive order targeting big business and competition: full text

By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, and in order to promote the interests of American workers, businesses, and consumers, it is hereby ordered as follows:   Section 1.  Policy.  A fair, open, and competitive marketplace has long been a cornerstone of the American […]

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