Stocks To Watch – Mastercard Inc (NYSE:MA), Sarepta Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:SRPT), Canadian National Railway (USA) (NYSE:CNI)


stocksMastercard Inc (NYSE:MA) names Tim Murphy General Counsel and Chief Franchise Officer effective April 1, 2014; Noah Hanft to retire from MasterCard. Before joining Mastercard Inc (NYSE:MA), Murphy was an associate in the New York and London offices of Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton, an international law firm. Mastercard Inc (NYSE:MA) shares are currently trading at $72.52 by losing $0.86%.

Sarepta Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:SRPT) has announced eteplirsen demonstrates stability on pulmonary function tests through 120 weeks in phase IIb study in duchenne muscular dystrophy. Sarepta Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:SRPT) announced new pulmonary function data through Week 120 from Study 202, a Phase IIb open-label extension study of eteplirsen in patients with Duchenne muscular dystrophy. Results through more than two years of treatment showed stable pulmonary function in the Intent-to-Treat study population. These data are consistent with previously reported 120-week clinical data showing a general stabilization of walking ability in eteplirsen-treated patients evaluable on the 6-minute walk test (6MWT). Sarepta Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:SRPT) shares are currently trading at $24.23 by increasing 5.79%.

Canadian National Railway (USA) (NYSE:CNI) receives strike notice from union representing train conductors in Canada. Canadian National Railway (USA) (NYSE:CNI) said the Teamsters Canada Rail Conference – Conductors, Trainpersons and Yardpersons (TCRC-CTY), which represents ~3,000 CN train and yard operations employees in Canada, has given the company 72 hours’ notice of its intention to strike the railway at 0001 hours Eastern Standard Time on Feb. 8, 2014. Canadian National Railway (USA) (NYSE:CNI) shares are currently trading at $53.49 by losing -0.11%.