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K-V Pharmaceutical Company



) is trading at unusually high volume Wednesday with 11.7 million shares changing hands. It is currently at 4.2 times its average daily volume and trading down $2.25 (-31.6%) at $4.86 as of 10:47 a.m. ET.

K-V has a market cap of $395.5 million and is part of the

health care

sector and


industry. Shares are up 178.8% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

K-V Pharmaceutical Company, together with its subsidiaries, develops, manufactures, acquires, and markets branded and generic/non-branded prescription pharmaceutical products.

TheStreet Ratings rates K-V as sell. Among the areas we feel are negative, one of the most important has been unimpressive growth in net income over time. You can view the full

K-V Ratings Report


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