ValuEngine lowered shares of VIVUS (NASDAQ:VVUS) from a sell rating to a strong sell rating in a report published on Friday morning.
VIVUS (VVUS) opened at $0.65 on Friday. The company has a market capitalization of $69.36, a price-to-earnings ratio of 1.87 and a beta of 0.77. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 643.86, a current ratio of 7.47 and a quick ratio of 7.09. VIVUS has a 1 year low of $0.61 and a 1 year high of $1.47.
VIVUS (NASDAQ:VVUS) last released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, November 7th. The biopharmaceutical company reported ($0.06) EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of ($0.13) by $0.07. The firm had revenue of $15.19 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $16.00 million. VIVUS had a return on equity of 344.23% and a net margin of 26.71%. The business’s revenue for the quarter was up 13.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted ($0.09) EPS. research analysts anticipate that VIVUS will post -0.32 earnings per share for the current year.
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VIVUS Company Profile
VIVUS, Inc is a biopharmaceutical company. The Company operates in the development and commercialization of therapeutic products segment. It provides over two therapies approved by the Food and Drug Association (FDA), which include Qsymia (phentermine and topiramate extended-release) for chronic weight management and STENDRA (avanafil) for erectile dysfunction (ED).
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