Author - Abby Hardy

Akcea names Damien Devitt as CEO

Damien Devitt, who has been interim CEO of Akcea Therapeutics (NASDAQ:AKCA) since September 2019, has been promoted to CEO, effective immediately, and will continue to serve as a member of Akcea’s board. “With his...

Profound Medical

Mackie Research ups Profound Medical to speculative buy

Mackie Research upgraded Profound Medical (TSX:PRN; NASDAQ:PROF) to “speculative buy” from “hold,” but reduced its price target to $16.20 from $26.10 due to the anticipated impact of the coronavirus. The stock closed at...