Day: May 12, 2020

NasdaqGS:EDIT Past and Future Earnings May 10th 2020

Editas Medicine, Inc. (NASDAQ:EDIT) Consensus Forecasts Have Become A Little Darker Since Its Latest Report

It’s been a pretty great week for Editas Medicine, Inc. (NASDAQ:EDIT) shareholders, with its shares surging 11% to US$24.71 in the week since its latest quarterly results. Revenues of US$5.7m fell short of estimates by 15%, but statutory losses were tightly controlled, with the per-share loss of US$0.69 being 12% smaller than consensus predictions. The analysts typically update their forecasts at each earnings report, and we can judge from their estimates whether their view of the company has changed or if there are any new concerns to be aware of. Readers will be glad to know we’ve aggregated the latest statutory forecasts to see whether the analysts have changed their mind on Editas Medicine after the latest results.

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NasdaqGS:EDIT Past and Future Earnings May 10th 2020

Following last week’s earnings report, Editas Medicine’s seven analysts are forecasting 2020 revenues to be US$24.2m,

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Football to allow five substitutes during post-virus fixture backlog

Lausanne (AFP) – Football teams will be allowed to use five substitutes when play resumes after the coronavirus pandemic, the sport’s law-making body announced on Friday.

The International Football Association Board (IFAB) said in as statement that it had agreed to a proposal by world governing body FIFA for a temporary change to the rules “to protect player welfare”.

Teams face likely fixture congestion in a packed calendar as they attempt to make up for lost time when play can resume.

The lay off is expected to have an impact on player fitness levels too.

It also said that competitions which were using video assistant referee (VAR) would be allowed to drop it for the time being.

The change will apply to competitions scheduled to be completed by 31 December of this year, although FIFA and IFAB left open the possibility that the period could be extended.

While teams will

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Fans React to Jazmin Johnson Gossiping About Dr. Imani Walker's Marriage

Fans React to Jazmin Johnson Gossiping About Dr. Imani Walker’s Marriage

As Married to Medicine Los Angeles continues to find its legs in season 2, OGs from the Atlanta crew swooped in for a few episodes to stir the pot. The May 3 premiere landed the Atlanta cast in Jazmin Johnson’s rental property for a spell where they hung out and partied.

Things got tense between Dr. Heavenly Kimes and Kendra Segura, but the real elephant in the room was tied to Dr. Imani Walker and Johnson. Rolling into episode 2 of M2M LA, the pair came face to face, and by the end, chatter spread after Johnson brought up something about her marriage.

'Married to Medicine LA' cast
‘Married to Medicine LA’ cast, Jazmin Johnson, Shanique Drummond, Dr. Kendra Segura, Dr. Imani Walker, Lia Dias, Dr. Britten Cole | Elisabeth Caren/Bravo/Getty Images

Jazmin and Dr. Imani were not on good terms

Prior to the rooftop party at Johnson’s property, Kimes and Walker had a

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PM urged to reopen gyms to encourage 'wonder drug' of exercise in coronavirus fight

PM urged to reopen gyms to encourage ‘wonder drug’ of exercise in coronavirus fight

Gyms and leisure centres were closed, along with pubs, days before the UK entered lockdown in March - Jeff Gilbert
Gyms and leisure centres were closed, along with pubs, days before the UK entered lockdown in March – Jeff Gilbert

The reopening of gyms must not be left until the autumn because obesity increases the dangers of coronavirus, the Prime Minister has been told. 

Fitness operators have urged Boris Johnson to lift the closures of leisure centres and gyms, saying exercise is a “wonder drug” that can help keep Britain healthy.

Research suggests obesity increases the risk of hospitalisation with Covid-19 and doubles the danger of death.

Gyms and leisure centres were closed, along with pubs, days before the UK entered lockdown in March, and there are fears within the fitness industry that they may be among the last things to be allowed to reopen because of concerns that infection could spread during workouts or in changing rooms.

UKactive, a not-for-profit body for fitness chain, has written to Mr Johnson

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Doctors on front lines in Navajo Nation

Doctors on front lines in Navajo Nation

REVERB is a new documentary series from CBSN Originals. Watch the latest episode, “Coronavirus in Navajo Nation,” in the video player above.

Navajo Nation is one of the hardest-hit regions per capita for coronavirus in the U.S. Despite its relatively low population density, this area has a higher coronavirus death rate than that of 46 states. CBS News spoke with Navajo Nation health care workers on the front lines. Here are three of their stories, in their own words. 

Dr. Sophina Calderon

Tuba City Regional Health Care Corporation, Tuba City

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Dr. Sophina Calderon grew up in Navajo Nation and practices family medicine at Tuba City Regional Health Care Corporation. CBS News

Dr. Calderon grew up outside of Tuba City in the Navajo Nation. She is a family medicine practitioner and the deputy chief of staff at Tuba City Regional Health Care Corporation. She is currently seeing patients in the

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Hundreds of capsules of unapproved medication were seized by Customs officials in Pennsylvania recently.

Unapproved Coronavirus Medicine In Seized Pennsylvania

HARRISBURG, PA — Customs and Border Protection officers in Pennsylvania recently seized hundreds of unapproved coronavirus medications recently.

According to officials, seized a parcel last week that was destined to a Union County address, coming from Hong Kong.

The parcel was seized Tuesday at the Port of Harrisburg and was found to have 1,200 Linhua Qingwen capsules.

Linhua Qingwen is commonly used for the prevention and treatment of viral influenza in China. It is composed of 11 herbs, gypsum, menthol, and more.

Linhua Qingwen capsules are being used to treat some COVID-19 patients, but their effectiveness is unknown, and they remain an unapproved medicine for use in the United States.

Since March 23, CBP officers at the Area Ports of Philadelphia, Baltimore and Washington, and the Ports of Harrisburg and Pittsburgh, in consultation with U.S. Food and Drug Administration inspectors, completed 18 seizures that collectively included:

  • more than 1,350 unapproved

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A number of cost-cutting measures will be required across the UW Medicine system to deal with forecasted $500 million in losses.

UW Medicine Forecasting Losses Of $500 Million By Summer’s End

SEATTLE, WA – University of Washington Medicine expects to be hit with more than $500 million in losses by summer’s end due to its response to the coronavirus pandemic. As a result, the university healthcare system will be required to take drastic steps, including salary cuts and work furloughs, to deal with the financial losses, UW Medicine officials announced Monday.

Dr. Paul Ramsey, CEO of UW Medicine, announced that the medical group’s financial projections are based on substantial lost clinical revenue since the start of the pandemic due to the cancellation of non-emergency and elective procedures as well as the high cost of treating COVID-19 patients, including diagnostic testing and the high use of personal protection equipment needed to treat coronavirus patients.

Ramsey said in a news release that the measures UW Medicine will be forced to take is still being determined but will include the reduction the salaries of

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Edited Transcript of PTON.OQ earnings conference call or presentation 6-May-20 9:00pm GMT

May 8, 2020 (Thomson StreetEvents) — Edited Transcript of Peloton Interactive Inc earnings conference call or presentation Wednesday, May 6, 2020 at 9:00:00pm GMT

Peloton Interactive, Inc. – CFO

Peloton Interactive, Inc. – Co-Founder, Chairman & CEO

Peloton Interactive, Inc. – SVP of IR

* William J. Lynch

Peloton Interactive, Inc. – President & Director

Oppenheimer & Co. Inc., Research Division – Research Analyst

Robert W. Baird & Co. Incorporated, Research Division – Senior Research Analyst

Ladies and gentlemen, thank you for standing by, and welcome to Peloton’s third quarter earnings conference call. (Operator Instructions) Please be advised that today’s conference may be recorded. (Operator Instructions)

I would now like to hand the call over to your speaker today, SVP of Investor Relations, Peter Stabler. Sir, please go ahead.

Peter Coleman Stabler, Peloton Interactive, Inc. – SVP of IR [2]

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17 fitness gifts for anyone who loves to stay active

17 fitness gifts for anyone who loves to stay active

When it comes to gift shopping, sometimes it’s just better to capitalize on what your loved ones like best! There’s bound to be at least one health and fitness guru in your life and we have the perfect list of gifts you could give them during the holiday season.

Whether they like a sweaty HIIT workout, a healthy salad or are trying to reach a new goal in the new year, we’ve got you covered — from meal prep essentials, running sneakers to meal delivery kits. Help them in their pursuit of health with these gifts, suited for a range of abilities, goals and interests.

When we release our 2020 gift guides, we make sure all prices are current. But prices change frequently, so there’s a chance the prices are now different than they were the day of publication.

Bestselling fitness gifts

1. Gatorade Stainless Steel Bottle

Gatorade Stainless Steel

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Moolman-Pasio takes final stage on the Alpe du Zwift

Moolman-Pasio takes final stage on the Alpe du Zwift

Ashleigh Moolman-Pasio won the final stage of the Zwift Tour for All, reaching the finish atop L’Alpe du Zwift alone after a huge effort from the foot of the climb. It was her third win in the five-race series.

The South African revealed she has set a new record on the Rocacorba climb near her home in Girona, Spain after the strict lockdown ended and she showed her climbing ability on the L’Alpe du Zwift by pushing out close to 300 watts.

Moolan-Pasio used her power to gradually opened a gap on Kiwi Ella Harris (Canyon-SRAM) and was able to celebrate a hugely successful week of virtual racing. Harris fought all the way to the line, finishing 48 seconds back.

Sarah Gigante finished third at 2:16, scoring 25 points to secure the overall victory for Team Tibco-Silicon Valley. They rode a consistent week and race, with race 4 winner Leah

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