The Weekly Summary

Trump-Sanders-New-HampshireMay 2nd – May 8st                                 2016

In the general news, Donald Trump won in Indiana and became the GOP nominee, as Hillary Clinton suffered an unexpected loss to Bernie Sanders. Ted Cruz and John Kasich dropped out. In the economy, worries of a recession grew with lower than expected jobs growth of 160,000 in April.

In healthcare business news, earnings season continued with Pfizer (PFE) beating. Biogen (BIIB) announced plans to spin off the hemophilia business. JNJ lost a $55 lawsuit over its talcum powder product, and UnitedHealth (UNH) selected Medtronic (MDT) as the exclusive provider of insulin pumps.

From the FDA, the agency announced plans to regulate e-cigarettes

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