Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc (VRX): Today's Featured Drugs Laggard
Editor's Note: TheStreet ratings do not represent the views of TheStreet's staff or its contributors. Ratings are established by computer based on metrics for performance (which includes growth, stock performance, efficiency and valuation) and risk (volatility and solvency). Companies with poor cash flow or high debt levels tend to earn lower ratings in our model. Valeant Pharmaceuticals International (VRX) pushed the Drugs industry lower today making it today's featured Drugs laggard. The industry as a whole closed the day up 1.1%. By the end of trading, Valeant Pharmaceuticals International fell 58 cents (-1%) to $55.11 on average volume. Throughout the day, two million shares of Valeant Pharmaceuticals International exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.8 million shares. The stock ranged in price between $55.08-$56.30 after having opened the day at $55.84 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $55.69. Other companies within the Drugs industry that declined today were: Skystar Bio-Pharmaceutical Company (SKBI), down 14.1%, Vivus (VVUS), down 11.5%, Cyclacel Pharmaceuticals (CYCC), down 10.7%, and Cormedix (CRMD), down 8.6%.
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