On Tuesday, Shares of Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE), subtract -0.51% and closed at $32.23 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $31.88 and $32.76. Pfizer Inc. (PFE) declared recently that new results from the Phase 3 Oral Psoriatic Arthritis TriaL (OPAL) studies, Broaden and Beyond, will be presented at the 2016 ACR/ARHP Annual Meeting (November 11-16, Washington, DC). OPAL Broaden and OPAL Beyond evaluated the efficacy and safety of XELJANZ® (tofacitinib citrate) in adult patients with active psoriatic arthritis (PsA) who had an inadequate response (IR) to conventional synthetic disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs (csDMARDs) or to tumor necrosis factor inhibitors (TNFis), respectively. Detailed results from OPAL Broaden will be presented during a plenary session [#2983] for the first time at ACR/ARHP. In Addition To, results from OPAL Beyond will be presented during a late-breaking abstract poster session [#10L].
“Psoriatic arthritis is a chronic condition that can have a noteworthyand potentially debilitating impact on people with the disease, who presently have limited treatment options,” said Michael Corbo, Chief Development Officer, Inflammation & Immunology, Pfizer Global Product Development. “As the only JAK inhibitor being investigated in psoriatic arthritis, tofacitinib, if approved, would provide patients and healthcare professionals the first medicine in a new class to treat this disease. We continue to progress the OPAL clinical development program globally and look forward to possible future regulatory filings.”
KeyCorp (NYSE:KEY), jumped 1.79% and closed at $17.09 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $16.33 and $17.12. The company’s Market capitalization is $18.99 Billion with the total Outstanding Shares of 1.08 Billion. KeyBank recently declared it raised its 2016 7(a) Small Business Administration (SBA) lending to $222 million during the SBA’s FY 2016, representing a 44 percent jump in loan volume from 2015 levels. The increase is the leading among the nation’s top 20 SBA lenders with $15 billion or more in assets and a record-breaking loan volume for Key, according to recently released rankings information from the SBA.
Key earned a top three ranking in loan volume in four SBA districts and raised loan volume by 40 percent or more in 11 districts, counting: Buffalo, Colorado, Columbus, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Jersey, Portland (OR), Seattle, Utah and Vermont.
“This growth reflects a robust environment for small businesses across the U.S.,” said Jim Fliss, National SBA Manager. “It also is a testament to KeyBank’s long-term commitment to the SBA’s programs and underscores the flexible financing solutions these programs provide to benefit businesses. We’ve invested heavily in all areas of our national SBA lending platform, from loan origination through closing, to ensure that business owners can efficiently access the capital they need while receiving the highest level of service and attention from our specialized SBA lending staff.”
Intuit Inc. (NASDAQ:INTU), jumped 0.81% and closed at $110.90 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $109.92 and $112.06. During the 52-week trading session the minimum price at which share price traded, registered at $88.17 and reached to max level of $116.97. Intuit Inc. provides business and financial administration solutions for small businesses, consumers, and accounting professionals mainly in the United States and internationally. The companys Small Business segment provides QuickBooks financial and business administration online services, and desktop software; QuickBooks technical support services; financial supplies; and QuickBooks Online Accountant, QuickBooks Accountant Desktop, and QuickBooks Desktop Accountant Plus, in addition to the QuickBooks ProAdvisor Program for the accounting professionals. This segment also offers small business payroll products and services, counting online payroll offerings, such as Quickbooks Online Payroll and Intuit Online Payroll; desktop payroll offerings comprising QuickBooks Basic Payroll and QuickBooks Improved Payroll; and full service payroll offerings, such as Intuit Full Service Payroll and QuickBooks Assisted Payroll. In addition, it provides merchant services, counting credit and debit card processing; Web-based transaction processing services for online merchants; online payment services; GoPayment mobile payment processing services; and QuickBooks point of sale solutions. Its Consumer segment provides TurboTax income tax preparation products and services; and electronic tax filing services.