A revenue-generating junior biotech company based in the U.K. has become the first public company to be approved for a government grant to fund most of a Phase 3 study exploring the use of psychedelics to treat Alcohol Use Disorder. It could be a catalyst for the share price.
Psychedelic-assisted therapy has shown in a clinical trial that it can help patients with Alcohol Use Disorder (AUD) or alcoholism. One company hopes to bring its treatments to clinics throughout Europe and become the go-to standard of care for AUD.
One healthcare co. is currently rated a Buy and is making a push for a share of the $17.5-billion addiction treatment industry after a recent study showed its psychedelic-assisted psychotherapy treatment showed a significant decrease in alcohol use, noted a Maxim Group equity research report.
Shares of personalized, member-focused healthcare solutions company Accolade Inc. traded 29% higher after the company reported financial results for Q1/23 highlighting a 44% YoY increase in revenue and significant improvements in adjusted gross margin.
Shares of Patterson Companies Inc. traded 11% higher after the dental supply and animal health products distributor reported Q4/22 and FY/22 financial results highlighting a 9.9% increase in annual sales and an expansion in operating margins.
Shares of healthcare technology and services firm Convey Health Solutions Holdings Inc. traded 138% higher after the company reported it received a proposal from majority shareholder TPG Inc. to take the company private. TPG has offered to buy all outstanding shares in Convey that it does not already own for $10.50 per share in cash.
Shares of AeroClean Technologies Inc. traded 150% higher after the company reported it received 510k clearance from the U.S. FDA for its Pūrgo™ medical-grade indoor air purification technology that uses UV-C LEDs to eradicate airborne bacteria, fungi, and viruses, including COVID-19.
Shares of Nano-X Imaging Ltd. traded 9% higher after the company reported it opened a new semiconductor chip fabrication plant in South Korea. The 12,000 sq. meter facility was commissioned to produce the firm's Nanox.SOURCE semiconductor chips for its novel digital Nanox.ARC 3D x-ray system.
Shares of a Medicare-focused and AARP endorsed primary care facility operator traded 27% higher after the company reported FY/21 financial results that included a 64% YoY increase in capitated revenue.
Shares of a health care professional staffing and services company traded 12% higher after the company reported Q4/21 financial results that included a 116% YoY increase in revenue and a 1,149% YoY increase in net income.
AlphaNorth Asset Management was recently recognized as the Number One equity hedge fund in Canada at the 2021 Alternative IQ Canadian Hedge Fund Awards due to its 5-year average investment return of 40.35%. Streetwise Reports sat down with the firm's co-Founder Steven Palmer to discuss some of the firm's recent investments and emerging opportunities for 2022.
Doximity Inc. shares traded 25% higher after the digital medical platform provider used by 80% of all physicians in the U.S. reported Q3/22 financial results that included a 67% YoY increase in revenue.