Akorn, Inc. (NASDAQ:AKRX)

About the company

Akorn, Inc. engages in the development, manufacture, and marketing of generic and prescription pharmaceuticals, and animal and consumer health products. It operates through the Prescription Pharmaceuticals and Consumer Health business segments. The Prescription Pharmaceuticals segment manufactures and markets generic and branded prescription pharmaceuticals including ophthalmic, injectable, oral liquids, topical, inhalants, and nasal sprays. The Consumer Health segment offers branded and private-label animal health; and over-the-counter products. The company was founded in 1971 and is headquartered in Lake Forest, IL.

Sector

Health Technology

Industry

Pharmaceuticals: Major

Employees

2227

CEO

Douglas S. Boothe

Exchange

NASDAQ

Website

http://www.akorn.com

$721.00M

Total Revenue

2K

Employees

$22.68M

Market Capitalization

-0.06

Price/Earning ratio

Stock price

Gross Margin (in %)

Total gross margin

$293M

Operating Margin (in %)

Total operating margin

$-46M

Net Margin (in %)

Total net margin

$-401M

Dividend Yield (in %)

Dividend per share

$0

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Latest insider transactions

Date Role Name Transaction Quantity Quantity Owned After

Hedge Funds Lost Their Shirts In Akorn, Inc. (AKRX)

4d ago, source: YAHOO!

We I looked at Akorn, Inc. (NASDAQ:AKRX)'s historical hedge fund sentiment chart I noticed that AKRX was an extremely popular ...

Akorn Gets Del. Ch. 11 Disclosure OK As Plan Fight Looms

5d ago, source: Law360

Bankrupt pharmaceutical company Akorn Inc. secured Delaware court approval Wednesday for its Chapter 11 disclosure, while also receiving a preview of coming dissents over its more than $1 billion case ...

Akorn Inc.

5d ago, source: MarketWatch

EVP, Global Operations 8,462 Derivative/Non-derivative trans. at $1.31 per share. 11,085 ...

Firm Retention Summary: Akorn Inc.

12d ago, source: Wall Street Journal

This is a summary of a request from Akorn Inc. to hire Richards Layton & Finger PA as bankruptcy co-counsel, filed June 3 with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Wilmington, Del. COMPANY: Akorn Inc ...

Akorn Animal Health Announces Launch of Neomycin and Polymyxin B Sulfates, and Bacitracin Zinc Ophthalmic Ointment

15d ago, source: Nasdaq

LAKE FOREST, Ill., June 22, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Akorn, Inc. (OTC Pink Market: AKRXQ), a leading specialty generic pharmaceutical company, today announced the launch of its Abbreviated New ...

Simon Counts on Seasoned Lawyer to Snuff Out Taubman Mall Buyout

27d ago, source: Bloomberg

Wharton & Garrison LLP –- persuaded a judge that the fine print in an acquisition deal allowed German drugmaker Fresenius SE to cancel a $4.3 billion buyout of U.S. rival Akorn Inc., which tried ...

Hedge Funds Lost Their Shirts In Akorn, Inc. (AKRX)

4d ago, source: Insider Monkey

We I looked at Akorn, Inc. (NASDAQ:AKRX)’s historical hedge fund sentiment chart I noticed that AKRX was an extremely popular stock among hedge funds 4-5 years ago. It was trading at $40 per ...



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