Race back to space: Nations want a piece of the moon pie

The Artemis rocket, NASA’s behemoth Space Launch System (SLS) designed to take humanity back to the moon is scheduled for its first test launch on August 29th. Leading up to that launch, the megarocket began rolling out to its designated launchpad, 39B, earlier this week at an incredible speed of 1km/h. The launch, which will … Read more

SOPHiA GENETICS SA (SOPH) Reports Q2 Loss, Lags Revenue Estimates – August 9, 2022

SOPHiA GENETICS SA (SOPH Quick QuoteSOPH – Free Report) came out with a quarterly loss of $0.39 per share in line with the Zacks Consensus Estimate. This compares to a loss of $0.31 per share a year ago. These figures are adjusted for non-recurring items. A quarter ago, it was expected that this company would … Read more

Myriad Genetics (MYGN) Q2 Earnings Top, Gross Margin Down – August 5, 2022

Myriad Genetics, Inc. (MYGN Quick QuoteMYGN – Free Report) reported adjusted earnings per share (EPS) of 4 cents in the second quarter of 2022, surpassing the Zacks Consensus Estimate of an adjusted EPS of 2 cents. However, the metric plunged 66.7% from the year-ago quarter’s figure of 12 cents. The quarter’s adjustments exclude certain acquisition-amortization … Read more

Re-meet George Jetson: Innovation inspiration goes back to the future

The internet concluded, and Snopes has half-heartedly acquiesced, to the idea that the fictional but beloved cartoon character George Jetson of TV’s “The Jetsons” was born earlier this week, on July 31, 2022. George J. Jetson, a digital index operator at the fictional Spacely’s Space Sprockets company (valued by Forbes at over a billion dollars) … Read more

Fulgent Genetics, Inc. (FLGT) Q2 Earnings and Revenues Beat Estimates – August 4, 2022

Fulgent Genetics, Inc. (FLGT Quick QuoteFLGT – Free Report) came out with quarterly earnings of $0.78 per share, beating the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $0.73 per share. This compares to earnings of $2.55 per share a year ago. These figures are adjusted for non-recurring items. This quarterly report represents an earnings surprise of 6.85%. A … Read more

TJX Looks Sweeter Than Nitro Pepsi in This High Price Environment

As a former soda connoisseur, I had to give Nitro Pepsi a try. Anything new, especially when made with cane sugar, used to be on my hit list. But at $7 four pack, I waited until it was on sale. The idea of ​​forking out that much for something new and unproven just did not … Read more

Seattle Genetics (SGEN) Reports Q2 Loss, Tops Revenue Estimates – July 28, 2022

Seattle Genetics (SGEN Quick QuoteSGEN – Free Report) came out with a quarterly loss of $0.73 per share versus the Zacks Consensus Estimate of a loss of $0.82. This compares to a loss of $0.47 per share a year ago. These figures are adjusted for non-recurring items. This quarterly report represents an earnings surprise of … Read more

What we heard in July

Spine and orthopedic experts and leaders in July spoke with Becker’s Spine Review on topics from smart knee replacements to bundled payments. 1. “The proposed decrease in the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule for 2023 (ie the relative value unit conversion factor) will very likely have an adverse impact on timely access to care for nonemergent … Read more