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The amount of the annual BPD fee imposed on the pharma industry as a whole is $3Bil in 2016. $GILD's BPD fee expenses were $414MM in 2015, $590MM in 2014 and $110MM in 2013. The company expects its portion of the BPD fee to increase as the total annual industry-wide fee increases through 2017 & drug patents expire on major drugs of other companies.
$NFLX a monster move, going up. Expect making some money on Monday.
$AMD down more than 6% even after posting above consensus third quarter results.
$MCD stock rose more than 2% after it posted better than expected 3Q16 results, driven by global same-store sales growth. Meanwhile, earnings and revenue were lower than last year, hurt by refranchising efforts.