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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 : 6/10

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Cash to Debt 0.86
PTX's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
59% of the 750 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 2.39 vs. PTX: 0.86 )
PTX' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.02   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.86

Equity to Asset 0.52
PTX's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
58% of the 712 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 0.60 vs. PTX: 0.52 )
PTX' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.14   Max: 0.77
Current: 0.52

0.14
0.77
F-Score: 2
Z-Score: 0.79
M-Score: -3.10
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 : 5/10

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Operating margin (%) -64.40
PTX's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
53% of the 713 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 9.34 vs. PTX: -64.40 )
PTX' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -64.4   Max: 38.22
Current: -64.4

-64.4
38.22
Net-margin (%) -30.20
PTX's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
51% of the 713 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 7.50 vs. PTX: -30.20 )
PTX' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -91.07   Max: 33.08
Current: -30.2

-91.07
33.08
ROE (%) -23.15
PTX's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
52% of the 716 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 7.00 vs. PTX: -23.15 )
PTX' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -42.57   Max: 174.11
Current: -23.15

-42.57
174.11
ROA (%) -12.13
PTX's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
51% of the 745 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 3.95 vs. PTX: -12.13 )
PTX' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -17.39   Max: 68.89
Current: -12.13

-17.39
68.89
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -360.99
PTX's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
53% of the 735 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 14.63 vs. PTX: -360.99 )
PTX' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -360.99   Max: 6630.22
Current: -360.99

-360.99
6630.22
Revenue Growth (%) 17.90
PTX's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
82% of the 549 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 5.10 vs. PTX: 17.90 )
PTX' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 107
Current: 17.9

0
107
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Ratios

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P/B 1.60
PTX's P/B is ranked higher than
83% of the 700 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 2.84 vs. PTX: 1.60 )
PTX' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.26   Max: 14.61
Current: 1.6

0.26
14.61
P/S 2.00
PTX's P/S is ranked higher than
74% of the 717 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 2.95 vs. PTX: 2.00 )
PTX' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.07   Max: 8.78
Current: 2

0.07
8.78
EV-to-EBIT 8.30
PTX's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
92% of the 593 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 19.45 vs. PTX: 8.30 )
PTX' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 6   Max: 280.5
Current: 8.3

6
280.5
Shiller P/E 72.30
PTX's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
60% of the 363 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 25.59 vs. PTX: 72.30 )
PTX' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 3.12   Max: 290
Current: 72.3

3.12
290

Valuation & Return

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Price/DCF (Projected) 1.70
PTX's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
68% of the 349 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. PTX: 1.70 )
PTX' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.31   Max: 18
Current: 1.7

0.31
18
Price/Median PS Value 1.20
PTX's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
55% of the 675 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. PTX: 1.20 )
PTX' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.13   Max: 4.71
Current: 1.2

0.13
4.71
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 12.10
PTX's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
92% of the 595 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 4.80 vs. PTX: 12.10 )
PTX' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.4   Max: 16.7
Current: 12.1

0.4
16.7
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 1.94
PTX's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
73% of the 531 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 1.45 vs. PTX: 1.94 )
PTX' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -222.4   Max: 31.6
Current: 1.94

-222.4
31.6

Business Description

Industry: Drug Manufacturers » Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic
Compare:TKPYY, TEVA, AGN, FRX, MRX » details
Traded in other countries:GTAP.Germany
Pernix Therapeutics Holdings, Inc. was incorporated in November 1996. The Company is a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on the sales, marketing and development of branded and generic pharmaceutical products for pediatric and adult indications in a variety of therapeutic areas. The Company manages a portfolio of branded and generic products and theobromine, a non-codeine, cough suppressant product candidate in development. Its branded products for the pediatrics market include CEDAX, an antibiotic for middle ear infections, NATROBA, a topical treatment for head lice marketed under an exclusive co-promotion agreement with ParaPRO, LLC and a family of prescription treatments for cough and cold (BROVEX, ALDEX and PEDIATEX). The Company also markets REZYST IM, a proprietary probiotic blend to promote dietary management. The Company promotes its branded products through an established U.S. sales force. The Company also markets generic products through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Macoven Pharmaceuticals. Its sales force, which consists of approximately 55 full-time sales representatives as of December 31, 2011, promotes its ALDEX, BROVEX, CEDAX, PEDIATEX, REZYST and NATROBA families of branded products primarily in highly populated states, targeting pediatric and high-prescribing physicians that are in the top decile of physicians that prescribe its products. The products of the Company face competition from a variety of similar therapeutic branded and generic products. The Company's product candidates and the activities associated with their development and commercialization, including their testing, manufacture, safety, efficacy, recordkeeping, labeling, storage, approval, advertising, promotion, sale and distribution, are subject to comprehensive regulation by the FDA, the DEA and other regulatory agencies in the United States and by comparable European authorities.

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