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Breakthrough Therapy Designation, Outlook Affirmation, Conference Presentation, Sales Data, and Submarine Delivery - Research Reports on ACADIA, Boeing, United Tech, Caterpillar and General Dynamics

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NEW YORK, September 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

Today, Analysts Review released its research reports regarding ACADIA Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: ACAD), The Boeing Company (NYSE: BA), United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) and General Dynamics Corp. (NYSE: GD). Private wealth members receive these notes ahead of publication. To reserve complementary membership, limited openings are available at:

ACADIA Pharmaceuticals Inc. Research Reports
On September 2, 2014, ACADIA Pharmaceuticals Inc. (ACADIA Pharma) announced that it has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Breakthrough Therapy designation for NUPLAZID™ (pimavanserin). According to ACADIA Pharma, NUPLAZID is the Company's proprietary small molecule that is a selective serotonin inverse agonist preferentially targeting 5-HT2A receptors believed to play an important role in psychosis. NUPLAZID has successfully completed a pivotal Phase III trial in Parkinson's disease psychosis, which together with supportive data from other studies, has provided a basis to ACADIA Pharma for the submission of a New Drug Application (NDA) by the end of 2014. "The Breakthrough Therapy designation for NUPLAZID reinforces the urgent need for a treatment for patients with Parkinson's disease psychosis," said Uli Hacksell, Ph.D., CEO of ACADIA. Hailing the news, the Company's stock advanced 10.97% to close Tuesday's session at $26.61. The full research reports on ACADIA Pharma are available to download free of charge at:

The Boeing Company Research Reports
On August 29, 2014, The Boeing Company (Boeing) reported that Ray Conner, CEO at Boeing Commercial Airplanes, will represent the Company at the Morgan Stanley Laguna Conference, to be held in Laguna Niguel, California, on September 16, 2014 at 12:25 p.m. PT. According to the Company, interested parties can access a live broadcast of the conference via a link provided at Boeing's website. The full research reports on Boeing are available to download free of charge at:

United Technologies Corp. Research Reports
On August 27, 2014, United Technologies Corp. (United Tech) reaffirmed its 2014 EPS expectations of $6.75 to $6.85, which is 9 - 10% higher compared to the prior year, on sales of c.$65 billion. United Tech added that it intends to raise the level of share repurchases for the year from the previously announced $1.25 billion to $1.35 billion. The full research reports on United Tech are available to download free of charge at:

Caterpillar Inc. Research Reports
On August 20, 2014, Caterpillar Inc. (Caterpillar) informed via 8-K filing to SEC that its worldwide retail sales of machines for the 3-month rolling period ended July 2014 has declined 9% YoY. The Company informed that its total machine sales in North America moved up 11% YoY, while sales in Latin America, Asia/Pacific, and the Middle East (EAME) plummeted 23%, 29% and 16%, respectively from the prior year period. By segment, the Company's global sales in resource industry decreased 33% from the comparable year ago period, while global sales in its construction industries segment remained unchanged for the reported period. According to Caterpillar, Energy & Transportation sales by industry fell 5% YoY, as a 6% YoY increase in the Oil & Gas sector sales and a 5% YoY jump in sales in the Industrial sector were offset by a 17% YoY plunge in the Transportation sector and 16% YoY decline in sales in Power Generation. The full research reports on Caterpillar are available to download free of charge at:

General Dynamics Corp. Research Reports
On August 29, 2014, General Dynamics Electric Boat, a wholly owned subsidiary of General Dynamics Corp. reported that it has delivered the nuclear-powered attack submarine North Dakota (SSN-784) on schedule time and also over $30 million below the target cost. According to the Company, North Dakota is the first of the eight-ship group of Virginia-class submarines known as Block III, and these ships embody a Navy and industry commitment to reduce costs without decreasing capabilities through an initiative comprising a multi-year procurement strategy, improvements in construction practices and the Design For Affordability (DFA) program. Noting that the submarine received the highest quality score to date from the Navy Board of Inspection and Survey, Kurt Hesch, Vice President and Virginia Program Manager, said, "This is an important accomplishment that reflects the skill and commitment of everyone involved in the Virginia-class submarine program. Maintaining this level of performance helps the Navy attain its shipbuilding goals and ensures our continuing success as a business." The full research reports on General Dynamics are available to download free of charge at:

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