Horizon Pharma PLC
Introducing Krystexxa, the Latest Addition to Horizon’s Orphan Portfolio
In January 2016, Horizon acquired Krystexxa from Crealta Holdings. The drug has been approved by the FDA for the treatment of chronic refractory gout.
Revenue Drivers for Krystexxa, Horizon’s Orphan Biologic Drug
Horizon plans to drive Krystexxa through increased awareness and outreach, investing in its marketing and medical education as well as commercial infrastructure.
Buy Allows Horizon to Further Expand into Orphan Drug Space
Through the acquisition of Raptor Pharmaceuticals, Horizon Pharma (HZNP) will gain access to Procysbi and Quinsair and expand in the orphan drug space.
Horizon Therapeutics or BioMarin: Which Is a Better Bet in July?
Horizon Therapeutics (HZNP) is up 23.13%, and BioMarin (BMRN) is down 6.62% year-to-date. Let’s study the drivers and risks for both these rare disease players in greater detail.
A Deeper Look at Valeant Pharmaceuticals’ Recent Financial Performance
In 3Q16, Valeant Pharmaceuticals (VRX) generated revenues of $2.4 billion, compared with $2.2 billion in 3Q17.
Inside Valeant Pharmaceuticals’ Recent Divestments
Valeant Pharmaceuticals (VRX) was granted the worldwide exclusive licensing rights for manufacturing and selling the EyeGate 2 delivery system.
Valeant Pharmaceuticals on the Street: Analyst Ratings This February
Of the seven analysts covering Valeant Pharmaceuticals in February 2018, two analysts have given the stock a “buy” or higher rating.
How Analysts Rated Jazz Pharmaceuticals in December
In December 2017, Jazz Pharmaceuticals (JAZZ) submitted a New Drug Application (or NDA) to the FDA for the approval of JZP-110.
Jazz Pharmaceuticals on the Street: Analysts’ Recommendations after 1H17
In July 2017, Jazz Pharmaceuticals entered into a license agreement with XL-Protein GmbH involving products using XL-Protein’s PASylation technology.
Strensiq: Key Growth Driver for Alexion Pharmaceuticals in 2017
In 1Q17, Alexion Pharmaceuticals’ (ALXN) Strensiq generated revenue of ~$74 million, which reflects ~4% quarter-over-quarter and ~124% YoY growth.
What Are Analysts Saying about Horizon Pharma?
According to a Thomson Reuters Eikon consensus of six brokerage firms on December 17, 2016, 83.3% of the firms rated Horizon Pharma (HZNP) a “buy.”
Horizon Pharma’s Steep Fall in December: What Happened?
On December 8, 2016, Horizon Pharma (HZNP) announced that its Phase 3 STEADFAST trial for Actimmune didn’t meet its primary endpoint. Horizon stock fell 22.5% that day.
Why Neurocrine Biosciences May See Higher Losses in 2016
Wall Street analysts have projected that Neurocrine Biosciences’ net income in 2016 will be -$146.2 million, a significantly higher loss than in 2015.
The Truth behind Horizon’s EV-to-EBITDA Performance
On June 29, 2016, Horizon Pharma was trading at a forward EV-to-EBITDA multiple of 4.67x, which is at a discount when compared with peers.
Inside Neurocrine Biosciences’ Analyst Recommendations in 2016
Based on the recommendations of eight brokerage firms, a Bloomberg survey reported that 100% of analysts gave Neurocrine Biosciences “buy” recommendations.
The Facts behind the Valeant Drug Pricing Controversy
Valeant Pharmaceuticals International (VRX) significantly raised the prices of two of its heart drugs—Nitropress and Isuprel—which caused a controversy and an outrage.
Mid-Cap News: Intercept Rose on Accelerated Approval of Ocaliva
Intercept Pharmaceuticals (ICPT) rose 19.6% for the week ended April 8, 2016. It closed at $156.36 and was trading above its 20-day and 100-day moving averages
Neurocrine Biosciences’ Valbenazine Launch: What You Need to Know
Neurocrine Biosciences (NBIX) expects to submit a new drug application to the FDA for Valbenazine in 2016.
Why Actimmune, Horizon’s Lead Orphan Product, Has Such Huge Potential
After the Vidara merger in September 2014, Horizon Pharma gained access to Actimmune, which has been approved by the FDA for CGD and SMO.
How Horizon Became a Growth Stock
Over the past 18 months, Horizon Pharma has acquired three orphan drugs. The acquisition of Hyperion Therapeutics in May 2015 gave it Ravicti and Buphenyl.
More QE, Cheaper Euro Will Benefit Investors in European Equity
European equity was rising, even outperforming major developed markets, in the first half of 2015. But the Greece debt crisis and China’s stock market crash pulled back the surge.
IBB Remained Flat Last Week
The iShares Nasdaq Biotechnology ETF (IBB) gained marginally by 0.57% in the week ending September 18, 2015.