VIVUS, Inc.  

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Range 2.69 - 2.77
52 week 2.56 - 7.72
Open 2.75
Vol / Avg. 28,136.00/2.43M
Mkt cap 283.04M
P/E     -
Div/yield     -
EPS -0.72
Shares 103.68M
Beta 1.15
Inst. own 67%
Feb 23, 2015
Q4 2014 Vivus Inc Earnings Release (Estimated) - 4:00PM EST - Add to calendar
Jan 15, 2015
Vivus Inc at JPMorgan Healthcare Conference
Nov 11, 2014
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Nov 5, 2014
Q3 2014 Vivus Inc Earnings Call - Webcast
Nov 5, 2014
Q3 2014 Vivus Inc Earnings Release
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Key stats and ratios

Q3 (Sep '14) 2013
Net profit margin -46.71% -215.76%
Operating margin -23.36% -190.69%
EBITD margin - -136.56%
Return on average assets -16.02% -50.28%
Return on average equity -56.48% -92.99%
Employees 98 -
CDP Score - -


STE 200, 1172 CASTRO ST
United States - Map
+1-650-9345265 (Phone)
+1-650-9345389 (Fax)

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Analyst Estimates - MarketWatch
SEC Filings - EDGAR Online
Major Holders - MSN Money


VIVUS, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company. It commercializes and develops therapies to address unmet needs in obesity, sleep apnea, diabetes and sexual health. Its drug, Qsymia (phentermine and topiramate extended-release) was approved by the the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the treatment of obesity as an adjunct to a reduced-calorie diet and increased physical activity for chronic weight management in adult patients with an initial body mass index (BMI) of 30 or greater (obese), or 27 or greater (overweight) in the presence of at least one weight-related comorbidity, such as hypertension, type 2 diabetes mellitus or high cholesterol (dyslipidemia). Qsymia incorporates low doses of active ingredients from two previously approved drugs, phentermine and topiramate. It has completed Phase 2 clinical studies for Qsymia for the treatment of sleeps apnea and Qsymia for the treatment of type 2 diabetes. Its drug also includes STENDRA, or avanafil.

Officers and directors

Seth H. Z. Fischer Chief Executive Officer, Chief Commercial Officer, Director
Age: 58
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Svai S. Sanford Chief Financial Officer, Chief Accounting Officer
Age: 45
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
John L. Slebir Esq. Senior Vice President - Business Development, General Counsel, Secretary
Age: 49
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Guy P. Marsh Vice President - U.S. Operations, General Manager
Age: 61
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Wesley W. Day Ph.D. Vice President - Clinical Development
Age: 50
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Alexander J. Denner Ph.D. Director
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Johannes J. P. Kastelein M.D., Ph.D. Director
Age: 60
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
David York Norton Director
Age: 62
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Herman Rosenman CPA Director
Age: 66
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Jorge Plutzky M.D. Independent Director
Age: 55
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters