The Company manufactures and markets diagnostic and therapeutic pharmaceuticals in specialty areas such as ophthalmology, rheumatology, anesthesia and antidotes, among others.


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3 Reasons Akorn Inc. Could Fall

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Why Akorn Inc. Shares Popped

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Akorn Earnings Are on Deck

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Why Akorn Shares Were Crushed

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Can Akorn Meet These Numbers?

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Key Data Points

Primary metrics and data points about Akorn.
Current Price: $20.70
Prev Close: $21.25
Open: $21.25
Bid: $20.69
Ask: $20.70
Day's Range: $20.52 - $21.47
52wk Range: $17.57 - $35.40
Volume: 846,646
Avg Vol 1,704,318
Market Cap: $2B
P/E (ttm): 36.02
EPS (ttm): $0.59
Div & Yield: $0.00 (0.0%)

Company Rating

What our community thinks about Akorn.
CAPS Rating 4 out of 5
 
213 Outperform
17 Underperform
CAPS All Stars
 
34 Outperform
4 Underperform

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You pick for Akorn is winning

Score: +97.74
Call: Outperform
Time Frame: Five Plus Years
Start Price: $18.24
Start Date: 3/29/2007
Gain/Loss: +$152.4%
S&P Gain/Loss: +$54.7%

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CEO Rating

The single most important factor in a company's success is the team that's leading the company.

Raj Rai, CEO

38% Approve

Based on 19 Ratings

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Business Summary

Industry, sector and description for Akorn.

The Company manufactures and markets diagnostic and therapeutic pharmaceuticals in specialty areas such as ophthalmology, rheumatology, anesthesia and antidotes, among others.

  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Sector: Healthcare
  • Industry: Drug Makers