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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 5/10

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Cash to Debt 0.08
AUXL's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
54% of the 810 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 1.19 vs. AUXL: 0.08 )
AUXL' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.08   Max: 15218
Current: 0.08

0.08
15218
Equity to Asset 0.16
AUXL's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
54% of the 756 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 0.59 vs. AUXL: 0.16 )
AUXL' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -2.27   Max: 0.68
Current: 0.16

-2.27
0.68
F-Score: 1
Z-Score: 0.49
M-Score: -3.46
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 4/10

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Operating margin (%) -26.59
AUXL's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
53% of the 786 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 10.96 vs. AUXL: -26.59 )
AUXL' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -335.41   Max: 21.62
Current: -26.59

-335.41
21.62
Net-margin (%) -39.32
AUXL's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
52% of the 786 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 7.39 vs. AUXL: -39.32 )
AUXL' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -327.31   Max: 21.74
Current: -39.32

-327.31
21.74
ROE (%) -64.77
AUXL's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
51% of the 795 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 7.37 vs. AUXL: -64.77 )
AUXL' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -111.79   Max: 60.46
Current: -64.77

-111.79
60.46
ROA (%) -13.92
AUXL's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
54% of the 814 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 4.13 vs. AUXL: -13.92 )
AUXL' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -1000.92   Max: 27.33
Current: -13.92

-1000.92
27.33
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -298.47
AUXL's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
51% of the 810 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 16.57 vs. AUXL: -298.47 )
AUXL' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -2174.84   Max: 290.53
Current: -298.47

-2174.84
290.53
Revenue Growth (%) 22.10
AUXL's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
86% of the 665 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 5.10 vs. AUXL: 22.10 )
AUXL' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 28.7
Current: 22.1

0
28.7
EBITDA Growth (%) -36.80
AUXL's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
51% of the 629 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 3.80 vs. AUXL: -36.80 )
AUXL' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -68.8   Max: 75
Current: -36.8

-68.8
75
EPS Growth (%) -30.00
AUXL's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
57% of the 626 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 4.00 vs. AUXL: -30.00 )
AUXL' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -70.7   Max: 81.6
Current: -30

-70.7
81.6
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Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q3 2013

AUXL Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Steven Cohen 1,136,631 sh (+40.91%)
Paul Tudor Jones 39,500 sh (-11.24%)
Jim Simons 238,500 sh (-74.31%)
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Q4 2013

AUXL Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Paul Tudor Jones 32,000 sh (-18.99%)
Jim Simons 115,900 sh (-51.4%)
Steven Cohen 423,581 sh (-62.73%)
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Q1 2014

AUXL Guru Trades in Q1 2014

John Paulson 4,000,000 sh (New)
Jim Simons 125,895 sh (+8.62%)
Paul Tudor Jones 10,900 sh (-65.94%)
Steven Cohen 36,463 sh (-91.39%)
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Q2 2014

AUXL Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Louis Moore Bacon 150,000 sh (New)
John Paulson 4,000,000 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with AUXL

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
John Paulson 2014-03-31 New Buy0.53%$19.99 - $32.005 $ 30.5916%4000000
George Soros 2011-12-31 Sold Out 0.06%$14.21 - $19.93 $ 30.5984%0
George Soros 2011-09-30 New Buy0.06%$13.95 - $20.84 $ 30.5978%250000
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Ratios

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P/B 8.50
AUXL's P/B is ranked higher than
53% of the 836 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 3.26 vs. AUXL: 8.50 )
AUXL' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 1.85   Max: 67.57
Current: 8.5

1.85
67.57
P/S 3.70
AUXL's P/S is ranked higher than
71% of the 836 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 3.61 vs. AUXL: 3.70 )
AUXL' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.45   Max: 15.15
Current: 3.7

0.45
15.15
EV-to-EBIT -18.92
AUXL's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
52% of the 836 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 32.26 vs. AUXL: -18.92 )
AUXL' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 3.2   Max: 38.5
Current: -18.92

3.2
38.5
Current Ratio 0.99
AUXL's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
51% of the 809 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 2.28 vs. AUXL: 0.99 )
AUXL' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.99   Max: 5.85
Current: 0.99

0.99
5.85
Quick Ratio 0.71
AUXL's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
51% of the 809 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 1.75 vs. AUXL: 0.71 )
AUXL' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.71   Max: 5.59
Current: 0.71

0.71
5.59

Valuation & Return

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Price/Median PS Value 0.90
AUXL's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
88% of the 836 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 1.24 vs. AUXL: 0.90 )
AUXL' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.15   Max: 2.83
Current: 0.9

0.15
2.83
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 2.70
AUXL's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
64% of the 669 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 4.80 vs. AUXL: 2.70 )
AUXL' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 2.6   Max: 30.9
Current: 2.7

2.6
30.9
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -0.42
AUXL's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
67% of the 682 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 3.19 vs. AUXL: -0.42 )
AUXL' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -1.8   Max: -1.2
Current: -0.42

-1.8
-1.2

Business Description

Industry: Drug Manufacturers » Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic
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Traded in other countries:FEJ.Germany
Auxilium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. incorporated in the state of Delaware. The company is a specialty biopharmaceutical company with a focus on developing and marketing products to predominantly specialist audiences. It is currently market two products: Testim testosterone gel and XIAFLEX (collagenase clostridium histolyticum). Testim is a proprietary, topical 1% testosterone once-a-day gel indicated for the treatment of hypogonadism. Hypogonadism is defined as reduced or absent secretion of testosterone which can lead to symptoms such as low energy, loss of libido, and adverse changes in body composition, irritability and poor concentration. XIAFLEX is a proprietary, injectable collagenase enzyme approved by the United States ('U.S') Food and Drug Administration ('FDA') for the treatment of Dupuytren's contracture ('Dupuytren's') in adult patients with a palpable cord. Its current product pipeline includes: Phase III- XIAFLEX for the treatment of Peyronie's with top-line data expected late in the second quarter of 2012; Phase IIa: XIAFLEX for the treatment of Adhesive Capsulitis ('Frozen Shoulder syndrome') with top-line data expected in the first half of 2013; Phase Ib: XIAFLEX for the treatment of edematous fibrosclerotic panniculopathy ('cellulite') with top-line data expected in the fourth quarter of 2012. The company sells its products to wholesale drug distributors, specialty pharmacies, specialty distributors and chain drug stores who generally sell products to retail pharmacies, hospitals and other institutional customers. It is subject to various federal and state laws pertaining to health care fraud and abuse, including anti-kickback laws, false claims laws and physician self-referral laws.
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