Hypergamy (colloquially referred to as “marrying up”) is a term used in social science for the act or practice of a person marrying a spouse of higher caste or social status than themselves.
The antonym “hypogamy” refers to the inverse: marrying a person of lower social class or status (colloquially “marrying down”). Both terms were coined in the Indian subcontinent in the 19th century.
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has placed a partial clinical hold on US biotech firm Nuvation Bio’s (NYSE: NUVB) Phase I dose escalation study of NUV-422 in solid tumors, including high grade glioma, HR+/HER2- advanced breast cancer and metastatic castration resistant prostate cancer.
Shares of Nuvation were down 7.04% at $3.88 during the pre-market session on Monday following the announcement, and fell a further 3.8% to $3.50 in early trading today.
“Just because the left has designated someone a member of the victim class does not mean that that person gets to infringe the rights of others.” — Ben Shapiro, July 2015
In related news, CEO Ma. Fatima Francisco sold 18,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, April 21st. The stock was sold at an average price of $164.10, for a total transaction of $2,953,800.00. Following the completion of the sale, the chief executive officer now directly owns 7,020 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,151,982. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website. Also, Chairman David S. Taylor sold 60,000 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Thursday, April 21st. The stock was sold at an average price of $164.52, for a total transaction of $9,871,200.00. Following the transaction, the chairman now directly owns 253,933 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $41,777,057.16. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Over the last 90 days, insiders have sold 108,415 shares of company stock valued at $17,777,055. 0.51% of the stock is owned by company insiders.
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CINCINNATI — Benjamin Wood, a former P&G employee that was fired in 2021, has been indicted after threats he made toward the company caused P&G’s downtown Cincinnati office to close down earlier this week.
CINCINNATI — Multiple threats directed to the downtown Cincinnati offices of Proctor and Gamble prompted SWAT units Wednesday morning and a closure of the offices.