Finally, when asked about the disappointing results for Biogen's ALS drug, results that forced the company to stop development, Scangos said Biogen has had three clinical trial successes and one failure last year. While it's very disappointing to see a drug fail, the company remains committed to doing more work and returning to trials with a new drug for ALS.
Cramer said Biogen is another great biotech firm worthy of continued investment.
No Huddle Offense
In his "No Huddle Offense" segment, Cramer stood up in defense of gold, a commodity he said is finally providing the long-awaited pullback that everyone has been expecting.
Cramer said there are dozens of so-called reasons to not like gold, but the precious metal has delivered gain after gain.
Yes, gold has been stalled of late, but with so many countries printing money and sending their currencies lower, it's only a matter of time before gold marches higher.
He said the simple economics of gold say it's getting harder, and more costly, to find gold, which can only mean good things for the
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