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Pfizer, Amgen , Clovis Oncology and more - PRE-MARKET

A look at what stocks are moving the needle, up and down, before the bell in New York
Pfizer, Amgen , Clovis Oncology and more - PRE-MARKET
Biotech stocks are in focus in pre-market in New York

It should be rather more of a busy day on Wall Street today after thin volumes on Monday due to the Columbus Day holiday.

Stocks to watch on the day include Pfizer (NYSE:PFE), which jumped up  1.13% to US$36.55 after hours.

It has emerged that the group is potentially considering the sale of its consumer health unit.

The business posted US$3.4bn in revenue last year, which was "distinct enough" from the core business that there could potential for it to be more valuable outside the company.

Well-known brands at the business include ChapStick.

Elsewhere, the biopharma firm Amgen Inc (NASDAQ:AMGN)  saw shares nudge 0.11% lower after hours to US$ 185.25  after the group said the key FDA  had accepted what's called a supplemental biologics license application for Prolia.

The drug is an antibody  to treat osteoporosis, treatment-induced bone loss, and giant cell tumor of bone, among others.

Elsewhere, Clovis Oncology Inc (NASDAQ:CLVS) saw shares add 1.80% to US$83.50 after the bell, after it revealed that it had submitted a supplemental new drug application to the FDA for anti cancer agent rucaparib.

Also in pre-market, Imperva Inc (NASDAQ:IMPV)  shares lost 2.53% on the day yesterday, and lost 1.69% after the bell to US$44.25 after it reported the resignation of its finance chief Terry Schmid.

Schmid named Aaron Kuan as the new person in the role on an interim basis effective November 16, 2017.

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