Navigation Links
Zacks Industry Outlook Highlights: Vertex Pharma, AstraZeneca, Abbott Labs, Allergan and Onyx Pharmaceuticals
Date:9/23/2011

Branded drugs market share, which declined from 70% in 2005 to 64% in 2010, is expected to decline to 53% by 2015. The decline will be driven by patent expiries, with generics accounting for a significant part of pharma spending. Spending on branded medicines in 2015 is expected to remain at the same level as in 2010.

OPPORTUNITIES

We currently have a Neutral outlook on large-cap pharma stocks (Zacks #3 Rank). While the companies will continue to face challenges like pricing pressure and genericization, growth in emerging markets and product approvals could help reduce the impact.

According to the IMS Institute, 44 new branded products were launched in 2010. However, the new product approval mix was more towards orphan drugs and medicines with the same mechanism of action as existing therapies.

Important product approvals in 2011 so far include the approval of Johnson & Johnson's prostate cancer therapy, Zytiga, Merck's hepatitis C virus (HCV) treatment, Victrelis, Bristol-Myers Squibb's  melanoma treatment, Yervoy, and kidney transplant therapy Nulojix, Vertex Pharma's (Nasdaq: VRTX) HCV treatment, Incivek and AstraZeneca's (NYSE: AZN) blood thinner Brilinta, among others.

We currently have Neutral recommendations on companies like Abbott Labs (NYSE: ABT), Johnson & Johnson, Allergan (NYSE: AGN) and Pfizer. We believe that Allergan's presence across different segments and geographies will help maintain decent growth going forward.

In spite of the Neutral stance on the stock, we are positive on Bristol-Myers. Earnings estimates have been upped by majority of the analysts covering the stock after its strong second quarter results. 2011 has been a fruitful year for Bristol-Myer
'/>"/>

SOURCE Zacks Investment Research, Inc.
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine technology :

1. Zacks Rates CardioGenics Outperform With Six-Month Target of $1.22
2. Zacks Investment Research Initiates Coverage on Viral Genetics
3. Keeping the Data Center Clean: ATEN Launches Industry-First KVM Switches with Antimicrobial Nanocoating to Protect Products from Bacteria Surviving on Surfaces
4. U.S. Meat Industry Will Respond to World Cancer Research Fund Report
5. Wedgewood Introduces Refresh(TM) Exchange-Program: Free Exchange of Expired Veterinary Compounded Medications Solves Key Industry Problem
6. EntreMed to Present at The New York Society of Security Analysts Industry Conference
7. GeoVax Labs, Inc. Selected by Georgia Bio as 2008 Deal of the Year Award Winner in Life Sciences Industry
8. Michael J. Fox Foundation Awards Up to $3 Million to Industry Teams to Jumpstart Promising PD Drug Development
9. Industry Executives Finding Value in Shift of Scientific Publications
10. NeoStem Reports Positive Stem Cell Industry Research Trends From The Journal of the American Medical Association and Third Annual Stem Cell Summit
11. Quigley Announces Successful Poultry Study of Chickens With Infectious Bronchitis; Plans to Approach the Poultry Industry for Potential Commercialization
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/3/2015)... , Aug. 3, 2015  Sage Analytics ( ... portable laboratory-quality cannabis potency measurement systems, announced its sponsorship ... Area Cruise Fundraiser. A limited number of tickets are ... and help a great cause while enjoying an open ... cruise around the San Francisco Bay at sunset. ...
(Date:8/3/2015)...  Depomed, Inc. (NASDAQ: DEPO ) ("Depomed" or ... HZNP ) ("Horizon") announcement that it intends to ... a record date to determine the shareholders eligible to ... Board will review the request when it is received. ... the information required under Depomed,s bylaws, the Depomed Board ...
(Date:8/3/2015)... 3, 2015 According to ... Research "Global Market Study on Physiotherapy Equipment - ... Growth by 2022", the global physiotherapy equipment market is estimated ... of 2015 and is expected to grow at ... to account for US$23.7 Bn by 2022. ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Sage Analytics Sponsors California Cannabis Industry Association Bay Area Cruise FUNdraiser 2Depomed Comments on Horizon Pharma Announcement 2Depomed Comments on Horizon Pharma Announcement 3Depomed Comments on Horizon Pharma Announcement 4Depomed Comments on Horizon Pharma Announcement 5Depomed Comments on Horizon Pharma Announcement 6Global Physiotherapy Equipment Market Will Reach US$ 23.7 Billion by 2022: Persistence Market Research 2Global Physiotherapy Equipment Market Will Reach US$ 23.7 Billion by 2022: Persistence Market Research 3Global Physiotherapy Equipment Market Will Reach US$ 23.7 Billion by 2022: Persistence Market Research 4
... Dec. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Novel Health ... the publication of  2010-2011 market trends study called ,What,s ... The published article is an analysis of sales, pricing, ... specialty biologic products. This study highlights several emerging trends ...
... FRAMINGHAM, Mass. and SYDNEY, Dec. 9, 2011 HeartWare ... HIN), a leading innovator of less invasive, miniaturized circulatory ... heart failure, today announced that CEO Doug Godshall is ... Conference at 10:50 a.m. EST on Wednesday, December 14, ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Biotech Market Trends Study Shows New Competitive Dynamics and Increasing Reimbursement Hurdles 2Biotech Market Trends Study Shows New Competitive Dynamics and Increasing Reimbursement Hurdles 3Biotech Market Trends Study Shows New Competitive Dynamics and Increasing Reimbursement Hurdles 4HeartWare to Present at the Oppenheimer 22nd Annual Healthcare Conference 2
(Date:8/3/2015)... Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) , ... August 03, 2015 , ... ... master by experience. Learning from her grandmother’s side at a young age, Nasreen Zereshki ... kitchen, Zereshki has decided to share her cookbook Recipes from My Persian Kitchen with ...
(Date:8/3/2015)... Grants Pass, OR (PRWEB) , ... August 03, ... ... in Northeast California’s Modoc National Forest, to Ahjumawi Lava Springs, California’s northernmost and ... one of California’s largest untapped ground water aquifers, whose main outflow is at ...
(Date:8/3/2015)... ... 03, 2015 , ... From 2006-2017 the number of dental ... market research compiled for the National Association of Dental Laboratories ( NADL ) ... of Labor Statistics. As the number of dental laboratories decreases, dentists will have ...
(Date:8/3/2015)... Florida (PRWEB) , ... August 03, 2015 , ... Constantin ... pain accompanied by tissue injury caused by diabetes after many years of suffering and ... many times, and he didn’t want to ask for extra time off or wait ...
(Date:8/3/2015)... , ... August 03, 2015 , ... ... International Code Council (ICC) announce an agreement to collaborate across a wide ... conservation to increasing building code knowledge among architects. , “Our combined membership, consisting ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Persian Cuisine: Colorful and Extremely Healthy 2Health News:Medicine Lake Aquifer could ease California drought says fresh water advocate Sharon Kleyne – but is this necessary? 2Health News:Medicine Lake Aquifer could ease California drought says fresh water advocate Sharon Kleyne – but is this necessary? 3Health News:Medicine Lake Aquifer could ease California drought says fresh water advocate Sharon Kleyne – but is this necessary? 4Health News:Dental Association Announces Impending Reduction of Dental Laboratories Could Impact Dentists 2Health News:Dental Association Announces Impending Reduction of Dental Laboratories Could Impact Dentists 3Health News:Chinese Health Care Provider Heshoutang Now Give Patients Complimentary Online Healing Options 2Health News:Chinese Health Care Provider Heshoutang Now Give Patients Complimentary Online Healing Options 3Health News:Architects, International Code Council Ink Five-Year Collaborative Agreement 2Health News:Architects, International Code Council Ink Five-Year Collaborative Agreement 3
... The Chinese food safety officials have banned the sale ... agents in fish //at several of Beijing’s fish markets, ... by Cao Jilin from Europe in 1992. ... fed on medicinal supplements, which sometime leave harmful, carcinogenic ...
... Harm), for the 34th time, has published an annual list ... 2006' to watch out for. 'Don't assume that all ... director of Boston-based WATCH, which is being funded by donations. ... with dangerous toys which may cause a choking hazards to ...
... three fourth of hospitals in Canada may not be able ... to prostate cancer patients. ,As a reaction to ... on so-called benchmarks and targets set to achieve healthcare milestones, ... the air. To achieve the targets, it is important that ...
... reported in the International Journal of Cancer that Oral ... endometrial cancer. ,As part of their ... from Shanghai who were recently diagnosed with endometrial cancer ... and 302 women from the healthy group had used ...
... destroyed by a doctor who mistakenly gave her the all ... ,The doctor, consultant surgeon John Philip was working in ... came to him. ,The woman she was healthy after ... to read her X-rays, the General Medical Council (GMC) hearing ...
... years ago, four persons had to be hospitalized following cosmetic ... cosmetic product that was unlicensed. The injection contained botulism toxin ... dose for humans, reported by The Journal of the American ... is used to smoothen out facial wrinkles by cosmetologists. ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:WATCH's 2006 List Of Ten Potentially - Dangerous Toys 2Health News:Blundering Doctor Destroys Breast X-ray 2
Rad-5v signal extraction pulse oximeter™...
... The WristOx® 3100 is a ... to be worn comfortably on ... monitoring daily activities and for ... of the WristOx is intended ...
... The PulseOx 5500TM is the ... blood oxygen saturation and heart rate ... The PulseOx 5500TM uses SPO Medicals ... device which is more usable for ...
All-in-One Fingertip Oximeter...
Medicine Products: