Tag: PHAR1

  • Wall Street rallies on higher close boosted by banks and big tech

    NEW YORK, May 23 (Reuters) – U.S. stocks ended higher on Monday as bank gains and a rebound by megacap market leaders supported a broad-based rally after Wall Street’s longest streak of weekly declines since the dotcom collapse more than 20 years ago. All three major U.S. equity indices posted solid gains, with the biggest […]

  • Wall Street ends mixed after a trying week

    Ross Stores plunges after slashing 2022 guidance S&P 500 +0.01%, Nasdaq -0.30%, Dow Jones +0.03% May 20 (Reuters) – Wall Street ended on a mixed note on Friday after a volatile session that saw Tesla tumble and other growth stocks also lost ground. The S&P 500 and Nasdaq recorded their seventh consecutive week of losses, […]

  • Britain offers smallpox vaccine as monkeypox cases spread across Europe

    LONDON, May 19 (Reuters) – A handful of monkeypox cases in Britain has prompted authorities to offer a smallpox vaccine to some healthcare workers and others who may have been exposed, as a handful of additional cases have been confirmed in parts of Europe. Monkeypox is a usually mild viral illness characterized by symptoms of […]

  • Biden invokes Defense Production Act to increase infant formula supply

    WASHINGTON, May 18 (Reuters) – President Joe Biden took action on Wednesday to address the shortage of infant formula in the United States, invoking the Defense Production Act to help manufacturers obtain the ingredients needed to increase supply , the White House said. Biden also ordered U.S. agencies to use Department of Defense commercial planes […]

  • Walmart’s EXCLUSIVE maker and Amazon-branded infant formula expect shortages through rest of 2022

    Empty shelves show a shortage of baby formula at a Target store in San Antonio, Texas, U.S., May 10, 2022. REUTERS/Kaylee Greenlee Beal Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register NEW YORK, May 13 (Reuters) – Perrigo Company PLC (PRGO.N), which makes private label baby formula for retailers including Walmart Inc (WMT.N) and […]

  • Explanation: Some patients reporting COVID rebounds after taking Pfizer pills

    May 11 (Reuters) – More than 2.8 million courses of Pfizer Inc’s (PFE.N) oral COVID-19 antiviral treatment Paxlovid have been made available in pharmacies across the United States as the Biden administration works to improve access to medicine. As Paxlovid has become more widely used, some patients have reported that COVID-19 symptoms return after completing […]