Valeant shares pop 4% after activist investor ValueAct ups stake

ValueAct raises its stake in Valeant Pharmaceuticals

VRX has P/E (Price to Earnings ttm) value of 0, Forward P/E of 2.46, P/C (Price to cash per share) of 7.23 and Price to Free Cash Flow (P/FCF) value of 2.18.

Shares of Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl (NYSE:VRX) opened at 11.01 on Tuesday.

03/14/2017 - Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. had its " rating reiterated by analysts at BMO Capital Markets. The stock now shows its YTD (Year to Date) performance of -22.87 percent while its Weekly performance value is -3.2%. The company's last traded volume of 18.91 million shares as compared to it's an average volume of 17.96 million shares.

Ackman announced on Monday that he completely exited his stake in Valeant after seeing his investment fall by more than 95 percent over two years and cost his fund an estimated $3 billion in losses. Finally, Piper Jaffray Companies set a $16.00 price target on Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl and gave the company a sell rating in a research report on Wednesday, December 14th. Tocqueville Asset Mgmt L P reported 0.01% in Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (NYSE:VRX). 15 analysts projected on average Earnings. Legal And General Group Inc Public Limited Liability Corporation has 1.24M shares for 0.02% of their portfolio.

The High Revenue estimate is predicted as 2.24 Billion, while the Low Revenue Estimate prediction stands at 2.06 Billion. Analyst's mean target price for OXY is $75.09 while analysts mean recommendation is 2.80. If a company has a PEG Ratio below one, it may be viewed as undervalued. They now have a $10.00 price target on the specialty pharmaceutical company's stock, down from their prior price target of $11.00.

Stock market analysts watching Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. These analysts and investment firms use various valuation methods to decide a price target for a stock.

During the past trading session, shares of Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc.

Billionaire investor William Ackman spent more than a year trying to revive Valeant's stock price by helping to overhaul management, refresh the company's board, and push for asset sales. The stock is now moving above its 20-Day Simple Moving Average of -22.46% with the 50-Day Simple Moving Average of -22.46 percent. The Company Touched its 52-Week High on May 3, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Mar 14, 2017. A commonly used metric is a company's P/E Ratio. The scale runs from 1 to 5 with 1 recommending Strong Buy and 5 recommending a Strong Sell. The company's Relative strength index is 32.05. Three analysts now cover Vuzix Corporation, each of which has issued a "buy" rating toward the stock. Here, 1 indicates a Strong Buy and 5 indicates a Strong Sell.

"Last week, priced a $3.25 billion bond refinancing and covenant waiver package which extends maturities and reduces the company's exposure to floating interest rates". The highest and lowest price target given by the brokerage firms to the equity are $6 and $1.5, respectively.

Pearson led the company on an acquisition spree that sent shares from the $20 range to $257 in 2015, before the stock went into a tailspin. A stock experiencing a high level of volatility has a higher ATR, and a low volatility stock has a lower ATR. Stifel Nicolaus reaffirmed a "buy" rating and set a $45.00 target price on shares of Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl in a research note on Thursday, February 9th.

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