DEPO – Action Ahead Of The AdCom

DepoMed Inc. (DEPO) -Nasdaq Serada is an investigational formulation of gabapentin, an FDA-approved immediate release pharmaceutical for the treatment of partial epilepsy and management of postherpetic neuralgia (PHN). Recently published studies suggest the potential application of gabapentin for the treatment of menopausal hot flashes. Based on these findings, Depomed has secured exclusive rights to develop […]

ONTY – Preparing For The Next Move

Oncothyreon Inc (ONTY)-Nasdaq Oncothyreon’s getting a lot of attention ahead of its near term catalyst set for Q1 2013 with the final analysis of its pivotal START trial. Results expected during January to February 2013. Daily chart On 11/7/2012, along with the negative sentiment in the overall US markets, and especially in the Biotech sector, […]

CLDX – A Positive Divergence Case

Celldex Therapeutics, Inc. (CLDX)-Nasdaq CLDX’s chart is one of a kind and very easy to understand even by a novice chart technician. It has been repeating the same moves, creating a pattern that makes it easy to predict, using a historical resistance & support lines to find the points of the reversals. Starting in June […]

FOLD – Getting Ready For The New Uptrend

Amicus Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: FOLD) With FOLD on the move again, we wanted to look at how the stock is performing from a technical perspective , especially after Patrick’s report “FOLD – Bullish on Amicus Therapeutics” which highlighted the upcoming catalysts for this company. In particular, the top-line data from their Phase 3 study of […]

ACAD – The Last Run to The Parkinson’s Disease Psychosis Results

ACADIA Pharmaceuticals Inc. (ACAD) -NasdaqGM Catalyst: late Nov. P-III results for Parkinson disease Acadia reported a 100% patient enrollment on Sep 05th: ACADIA Pharmaceuticals Announces Completion of Enrollment in Phase III Pimavanserin Trial in Parkinson’s Disease Psychosis Top-Line Data Expected in November 2012, as I mentioned earlier in my last report and since 09/07 the […]

CPRX – Volatility Squeeze Ahead of The Tope-Line Results

Catalyst Pharmaceutical Partners Inc. (CPRX) -NasdaqCM Catalyst: Phase IIb trial results Sentiment : Bullish This report is supplement to the thorough report by Jason Chew, release earlier this week. In that report, he outlined the history of CPRX & it’s upcoming catalyst: Tiny Catalyst Pharmaceutical Partners (CPRX) is expected to disclose top-line results from its […]

EXEL – Looking for Direction Ahead of the PDUFA date

Exelixis (NASDAQ: EXEL) On 5/30/12, Exelixis submitted their NDA for Cabozantinib as a treatment for patients with progressive, unresectable, locally advanced, or metastatic medullary thyroid cancer (MTC). They were subsequently granted priority review with a PDUFA date set for 11/29/12. Recently, the FDA announced they had planned to hold an Advisory Committee to discuss this […]

BMRN – A Busy Quarter Ahead.

BioMarin (NASDAQ:BMRN) $BMRN is a ticker that every biotech investor or trader would like to see it in his portfolio. Just look at the weekly chart to understand the huge & steady uptrend, $BMRN had a huge run since Mar 2009 starting at $10 and running to $41 these days, it’s more than 400% in […]

ZIOP – Trading In an Uptrend Channel

Ziopharm(NASDAQ: ZIOP) In Patrick’s latest article “Smallcap Phase 3 data expected by year-end 2012” he mentions Ziopharm’s current Phase 3 trial of Palifosfamide. This Phase 3 trial, known as PICASSO 3, is testing Palifosfamide (Zymafos or ZIO-201) in addition to Doxorubicin versus Doxorubicin in front-line metastatic soft tissue sarcoma. The trial completed enrollment on June 2nd. […]

EXEL – In A Consolidation Mode

EXEL “Exelixis” had an impressive uptrend starting in June 2012, anticipating the FDA reply for the NDA filling & priority review, starting from the $4.40 area, reaching the $6.95 point on the day of the announcement that the FDA accepted its potential medullary thyroid cancer (MTC) treatment, cabozantinib, for priority review , which is shorter […]