On Tuesday,Shares of Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL), subtract -8.77% and closed at $5.15 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $5.08 and $5.47. Hecla Mining Company, together with its auxiliaries, discovers, acquires, develops, produces, and markets precious and base metal deposits worldwide. The company offers unrefined gold and silver bullion bars to precious metals traders; and lead, zinc, and bulk concentrates to custom smelters and brokers. It owns 100% interests in the Greens Creek mine located on Admiralty Island in Southeast Alaska; the Lucky Friday unit located in the Coeur dAlene mining district in northern Idaho; the Casa Berardi mine located in the Abitibi region of north-western Quebec, Canada; and the San Sebastian unit located in the state of Durango, Mexico.
PulteGroup, Inc. (NYSE:PHM), jumped 0.25% and closed at $20.09 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $19.98 and $20.25. The company’s Market capitalization is $6.90 Billion with the total Outstanding Shares of 343.62 million. PharmaMar (PHM) has declared recently a licensing agreement with Boryung Pharm to commercialize the marine-derived anticancer drug Aplidin® (plitidepsin) in South Korea. Under the terms of the agreement, PharmaMar will receive an upfront payment together with royalties and additional remunerations upon achieving regulatory milestones with Aplidin®. PharmaMar will retain exclusive production rights and will supply the finished product to Boryung Pharm for commercial use.
Aplidin® is PharmaMar’s second anticancer drug is presently under development for the treatment of multiple myeloma together with relapsed or refractory angioimmunoblastic T-cell lymphoma. The company declared in March 2016 that plitidepsin has shown positive results in a pivotal Phase III clinical trial (ADMYRE) for multiple myeloma[i].
“The partnership with Boryung Pharm will assist in the commercialization in South Korea of plitidepsin, developed to tackle cancer. This will be our third licensing agreement in Asia,” said Luis Mora, Managing Director of PharmaMar’s Oncology Business Unit. “We are looking forward to working with our partner in Korea and to advancing in the forthcoming regulatory steps that will lead to future sales of Aplidin®,” he added.
Dollar Tree, Inc. (NASDAQ:DLTR), lost -3.90% and closed at $76.43 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $76.05 and $78.00. During the 52-week trading session the minimum price at which share price traded, registered at $60.31 and reached to max level of $99.93. Dollar Tree, Inc. operates discount retail stores in the United States and Canada. The company operates in two segments, Dollar Tree and Family Dollar. The Dollar Tree segment offers merchandise at the fixed price of $1.00. It provides consumable merchandise, counting candy and food, and health and beauty care products, in addition to everyday consumables, such as household paper and chemicals, and frozen and refrigerated food; various merchandise, counting toys, durable housewares, gifts, stationery products, party goods, greeting cards, softlines, and other items; and seasonal goods consisting of Valentine’s Day, Easter, Halloween, and Christmas merchandise. This segment operates under the Dollar Tree, Dollar Tree Canada, Deals, and Dollar Tree Deals brands, in addition to 10 distribution centers in the United States and 2 in Canada, and a store support center in Chesapeake, Virginia. The Family Dollar segment offers consumable merchandise, counting food, tobacco, health and beauty aids, household chemicals, paper products, hardware and automotive supplies, diapers, batteries, and pet food and supplies; home products, such as housewares, home décor, and giftware, in addition to blankets, sheets, and towels; apparel and accessories merchandise, counting clothing, fashion accessories, and shoes; and seasonal and electronics merchandise, such as Valentine’s Day, Easter, Halloween, and Christmas merchandise, in addition to personal electronics consisting of pre-paid cellular phones and services, stationery and school supplies, and toys.