Jazz Pharmaceuticals PLC
Analysts’ Recommendations for United Therapeutics
In 2Q17, United Therapeutics (UTHR) reported revenue of ~$445 million, representing year-over-year growth of around 8%.
Pfizer’s Medivation Acquisition: What You Need to Know
On August 22, Medivation (MDVN) and Pfizer (PFE) entered into a definitive agreement. Pfizer will acquire Medivation for a consideration of ~$14 billion.
Ligand Pharmaceuticals Focuses on Increasing Returns for Shareholders
Ligand Pharmaceuticals has developed a product portfolio that spans more than 700 patents offering varying degrees of protection to the assets.
Analyst Ratings for Endo International and Peers in August
In the second quarter, Endo International (ENDP) reported revenues of $715 million, which is a YoY decline of 18.4%.
Lone Pine Capital buys a new position in LPL Financial Holdings
Lone Pine initiated a new position in LPL Financial Holdings (LPLA) last quarter that accounts for 1.95% of the fund’s total 1Q portfolio.
Alnylam Pharmaceuticals Initiates Phase 1 Trial of ALN-TTRsc02
Alnylam Pharmaceuticals (ALNY) was one of the most underperforming biotech stocks for the week ended June 10, 2016. It fell 10% due to profit booking.
Stephen Mandel’s Lone Pine Capital buys a new position in Equinix
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How Alexion Plans to Fuel Strensiq Sales
With the Enobia acquisition in February 2012, Alexion benefited in long-term disease awareness, diagnostic planning, and initiatives in the HPP space.
Jazz Pharmaceuticals: How Are Xyrem and Erwinaze Positioned?
Jazz Pharmaceuticals’ Xyrem generated revenues of $357.3 million in the third quarter—compared to $303.9 million in the third quarter of 2017.
Jazz Pharmaceuticals: Analysts’ View in November
On November 12, Jazz Pharmaceuticals’ stock price closed at $148.54, which represents ~2.04% growth from the close of $145.57 on November 9.
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.
What Analysts Recommend for Alnylam Pharmaceuticals and Peers
On September 20, 2017, Alnylam Pharmaceuticals (ALNY) announced positive top-line results from phase three trial APOLLO.
How TEVA’s CNS Drugs Performed in 1H17
In 1H17, Teva Pharmaceutical’s (TEVA) CNS (central nervous system) business generated revenues of ~$2.3 billion, or ~16% lower YoY (year-over-year).
Where Jazz Pharmaceuticals’ Erwinaze and Prialt Are Positioned after 2Q17
In 2Q17, Jazz Pharmaceuticals’ (JAZZ) Erwinaze generated revenues of ~$49 million, which represents a ~1% fall YoY and a ~4% fall QoQ.
How Is Jazz’s Defitelio Positioned after 2Q17?
In 2Q17, Jazz Pharmaceuticals’ (JAZZ) Defitelio generated revenues of ~$30 million, which represents a ~10% fall YoY and a ~17% fall QoQ.
This Could Drive Jazz Pharmaceuticals’ Revenue Growth
In 2Q17, Jazz Pharmaceuticals’ (JAZZ) Xyrem generated revenues of ~$298 million, which represents ~6% growth YoY and ~10% growth QoQ.
Why Jazz Pharmaceuticals’ Vyxeos Could Boost Revenue Growth in 2018
In August 2017, JAZZ’s Vyxeos liposome injection for the treatment of adult individuals with rapidly progressing or life t-AML received FDA approval.
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.
What Analysts Recommend for Acadia Pharmaceuticals in September
Of the nine analysts covering Acadia Pharmaceuticals in September 2017, two rated the stock a “strong buy,” six rated it a “buy,” and one rated it a “hold.”
Technology Platforms and Research Programs Drive LGND’s Partnerships
Ligand Pharmaceuticals (LGND) has entered multiple fully funded partnerships by licensing its technology platforms such as OmniAb, Captisol, LTP Technology, and SUREtechnology Platform.
Fully Funded Partnerships May Drive Growth for Ligand Pharmaceuticals
Ligand Pharmaceuticals (LGND) expects its licensees to invest ~$2.0 billion for advancing more than 155 partnered research and development programs in 2017.
Ligand Pharmaceuticals’ Shots-on-Goal Business Model
Ligand Pharmaceuticals (LGND) has developed a business model called Shots-on-Goal, which is based on fully funded partnerships.
Analysts’ Recommendations for Ligand Pharmaceuticals and Peers in 2017
In 2Q17, Ligand Pharmaceuticals (LGND) reported revenues of ~$28.0 million, representing year-over-year growth of ~43.4%. LGND received ~$14.2 million in royalties, a year-over-year rise of 45.7%.
Jazz Pharmaceuticals Is Focused on Label Expansion of Defitelio
Defitelio could help Jazz Pharmaceuticals become a prominent player not only in the treatment but also in the prevention of post-HSCT complications.
How Jazz Pharmaceuticals Aims to Boost Vyxeos Sales in 2017
In early 2017, Jazz Pharmaceuticals (JAZZ) expanded its sales force team from 35 to 55 and expanded its field reimbursement teams to support the commercial launch of Vyxeos in the US.
What Jazz Pharmaceuticals Expects for Vyxeos
If Vyxeos manages to penetrate a sizeable portion of the target market, it may have a favorable impact on Jazz Pharmaceuticals stock.
JAZZ Is Focused on Increasing Market Adoption of Defitelio
Jazz Pharmaceuticals (JAZZ) expects quarterly variability in Defitelio sales as the drug targets hepatic veno-occlusive disease (or VOD), an ultra-rare condition.
Defitelio Continues to Demonstrate Robust Demand Trends in 2017
Jazz Pharmaceuticals expects Defitelio to report revenues in the range of $130 million to $150 million globally in 2017.
Inside the Efficacy of JAZZ’s JZP-110 in Obstructive Sleep Apnea Trials
This trial demonstrated the efficacy and safety of JAZZ’s JZP-110 in both the MWT and sleep latency tests at all dosages at the end of weeks 4 and 12.
Erwinaze Sales May Remain Flat in 2017
Erwinaze saw net sales worth $49 million in 2Q17, almost flat compared to the drug’s revenues of $50 million in 2Q16.
The Future of JAZZ’s Low-Sodium Investigational Drugs
A 9-mg dose of JAZZ’s Xyrem, which contains 1,640 mg of sodium, has caused physicians to be reluctant to prescribe the drug to ~20% of their patients.
This Alone Could Boost Xyrem’s Addressable Market in 2018
To expand Xyrem’s addressable market, JAZZ has been evaluating the efficacy of Xyrem in pediatric narcolepsy patients with cataplexy and excessive sleepiness.
Behind Xyrem’s Solid Demand Trends in 2017
In 2Q17, Jazz Pharmaceuticals’ (JAZZ) Xyrem reported revenues of ~$298 million, which represented a YoY (year-over-year) growth of ~6% and sequential growth of ~9%.
Inside Jazz’s Net Profit Margin Expectations for 2017
For 2Q17, Jazz Pharmaceuticals (JAZZ) reported revenues close to $394 million, which represented a YoY growth of ~3% and sequential growth ~5%.
Why Jazz Is Expected to Report a Robust Revenue Growth Rate
On August 3, JAZZ managed to secure regulatory approval from the FDA for its innovative drug, Vyxeos, as a treatment option for two types of acute myeloid leukemia.
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.”
Can Xyrem Maintain Leadership in the Narcolepsy Space?
Jazz Pharmaceuticals’ (JAZZ) Xyrem is a drug for cataplexy and excessive daytime sleepiness occurring in patients with narcolepsy, a serious orphan disease.
Defitelio: Volume and Pricing Challenges
Jazz Pharmaceuticals’ Defitelio is the first and only approved treatment that increases survival in VOD patients with multi-organ dysfunction (or MOD).
Stephen Mandel’s Lone Pine Capital sells its shares in Dollar Tree
Lone Pine shed a position in Dollar Tree Inc. (DLTR) last quarter that accounted for 1.97% of the fund’s 4Q 2013 portfolio.
Mandel’s Lone Pine Capital starts a new position in Adobe Systems
Lone Pine initiated a new position in Adobe Systems Inc. (ADBE) last quarter that accounts for 1.89% of the fund’s total 1Q portfolio.