Bank of America's Blunder and Other #Stocks2Watch

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  • 1. Bank of America (NYSE:BAC)

    Bank of America (BAC) shares are stumbling after the second-biggest U.S. bank by assets said it miscalculated certain regulatory capital levels and will have to suspend its 2014 capital plans. 

  • 2. Pfizer (NYSE:PFE) | AstraZeneca (NYSE:ANZ)

    Pfizer (PFE) officially said it made a nearly $100 bid to buy AstraZeneca (AZN) earlier this year, and said earlier this month it is still pursuing talks with the company. AstraZeneca shares are shooting up by more than 14%, while Pfizer are climbing 2.5%. 

  • 3. Forest Laboratories (NYSE:FRX) | Furiex Pharmaceuticals (NASADQ:FURX)

    Forest Laboratories (FRX) said it would buy Furiex Pharmaceuticals (FURX) in a deal valued at just south of $1.5 billion. Furiex shares are surging 25%.

  • 4. Newmont Mining (NYSE:NEM) | Barrick Gold (NYSE:ABX)

    Newmont Mining (NEM) officially called off merger talks with Barrick Gold (ABX), Barrick said in a press release. Newmont shares are sliding more than 5%, while Barrick is essentially flat. 

  • 5. GW Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:GWPH)

    GW Pharmaceuticals (GWPH) shares are zipping higher after the company said the FDA granted fast-track status for Sativex, a drug that helps alleviate pain for those suffering advanced cancer. 

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