How Novavax is pulling out all the stops to produce a coronavirus vaccine by next year

How Novavax is pulling out all the stops to produce a coronavirus vaccine by next year

Novavax (NVAX), the latest company to enter the increasingly crowded field to produce a coronavirus vaccine, is juggling multiple pieces in order to meet an aggressive development timeline, CEO Stanley Erck explained to Yahoo Finance on Thursday. This week, the drug giant entered into clinical trials in Australia, making it one of a dozen companies […]
Here’s what booming dollar store sales say about America right now

Here’s what booming dollar store sales say about America right now

The stock market may be back to being on autopilot, but the U.S. consumer is far from being back to full financial health. Talk about a major disconnection here. While stocks are in rally mode, sales at America’s dollar stores are exploding right now as households...
Novartis enters vaccine race as reopenings, testing efforts ramp up

Novartis enters vaccine race as reopenings, testing efforts ramp up

Pharmaceutical companies on Thursday continued their pursuit of a breakthrough in the fight against the coronavirus pandemic, which set a grim new milestone even as states and cities forge ahead with plans to relax the lockdowns that are crippling the U.S. economy....
12-18 month coronavirus vaccine timeline ‘is extremely optimistic’

12-18 month coronavirus vaccine timeline ‘is extremely optimistic’

As the fallout from the coronavirus pandemic continues, the search for a vaccine is not slowing down. Back in March, President Trump stated that a vaccine could be available in three to four months. Dr. Anthony Fauci, the director of the National Institute of Allergy...
Coronavirus job losses are hitting these 3 states the hardest

Coronavirus job losses are hitting these 3 states the hardest

The number of jobs lost due to the coronavirus shutdown continue to mount, with the latest weekly total of Americans applying for unemployment benefits topping 2 million, yet again. The latest swath of applications brings the total amount of jobless claims to more...