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Shares of Fujifilm (FUJIY) are down in early afternoon trading despite being upgraded to 'hold' from 'underperform' by Jefferies earlier today.
The company will acquire an American maker of vaccines to order, gaining a foothold in a business with the prospect of global growth.
U.S. government researchers are working to get an experimental flu drug from the Japan-based company quickly approved to treat Ebola.
The greenback was advancing against the European and British currencies Wednesday, but continued to lag behind the Japanese yen.
The Japanese yen could suddenly shoot higher against a broad range of currencies, according to HSBC.