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With the proceeds, Valeant could extinguish a good portion of its near-term debt, $4.4 billion of which comes due in 2018, according to the company's most recent quarterly filing.

The company is trying to regain investor confidence after its stock plunged over the past year amid disclosures that it worked secretly with a specialty pharmacy to boost sales of its medicines. BTIG maintained a Neutral rating on. And based on how strong these deals were for the company, perhaps it has more negotiating power than we originally thought. Finally, Royal Bank Of Canada reduced their price target on shares of Valeant Pharmaceuticals International from $36.00 to $35.00 and set a "sector perform" rating on the stock in a research report on Wednesday, October 12th. The analyst opinions for the company are three buy, 13 hold and 5 underperform ratings.

11/08/2016 - Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. had its "buy" rating reiterated by analysts at Guggenheim.

Valeant's USA -listed shares rose as much as 14 percent on Tuesday, before paring gains to 5.7 percent at US$16.22 in afternoon trading. The stock's price moved down its 200-day moving average of $11.47. The Company has 52-week high of $101.4 and 52-week low of $13.

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Valeant's market value has tanked 94% to $5.3 billion from its height in 2015. Acadian Asset Management LLC raised its position in Valeant Pharmaceuticals International by 127.5% in the third quarter. (NYSE:VRX) reported its EPS in the last quarter as $1.55/Share lagging the analyst estimate of $1.75/Share by the difference of $-0.2. The Stock had a 2.89 Consensus Analyst Recommendation 30 Days Ago, whereas 60 days ago and 90 days ago the analyst recommendations were 2.66 and 2.61 respectively. The firm has Profit Margin of positive 4.30%.

Maruoka wrote, "Valeant has taken its first significant steps towards de-levering its balance sheet, announcing the divestiture of Dendreon and several dermatology brands (including CereVe) for combined cash consideration of ~$2.1 billion". If you are viewing this piece on another site, it was copied illegally and reposted in violation of United States and global copyright law.

Within the Phase 3 study of 203 adult subjects with moderate to severe psoriasis, IDP-118 showed statistical significance (p 0.001) to vehicle with a treatment success rate at 8 weeks of 35.76% to 6.98%. Also, Director Thomas W. Sr. The stock was bought at an average price of $14.73 per share, for a total transaction of $73,650.00. Following the purchase, the director now directly owns 26,822 shares in the company, valued at $395,088.06. Also, Director Pershing Square Capital Manage sold 3,476,690 shares of Valeant Pharmaceuticals International stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, December 12th. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. 0 analysts have suggested "Sell" for the company. Price T Rowe Associates Inc.

Beta factor of the stock stands at 1.77. For the next 5 years, Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, expecting Growth of 11.07% per annum, whereas in the past 5 years the growth was 19.56% per annum. The Motley Fool owns shares of Valeant Pharmaceuticals.

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