NEW YORK (
) hit a new 52-week high Wednesday as it is currently trading at $22.97, above its previous 52-week high of $22.86 with 711,570 shares traded as of 2:50 p.m. ET. Average volume has been 925,100 shares over the past 30 days.
ViroPharma has a market cap of $1.61 billion and is part of the
industry. Shares are up 29.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.
ViroPharma Incorporated, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the development and commercialization of therapeutic products that address serious diseases in the United States and internationally. The company has a P/E ratio of 15.5, below the average drugs industry P/E ratio of 15.6 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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TheStreet Ratings rates ViroPharma as a
. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, reasonable valuation levels, solid stock price performance and good cash flow from operations. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. You can view the full
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