TMCNet:  Shares of Questcor Pharmaceuticals Rank the Lowest in Terms of PEG Ratio in the Pharmaceuticals Industry (QCOR, JAZZ, CPIX, SLXP, WCRX)

[April 18, 2013]

Shares of Questcor Pharmaceuticals Rank the Lowest in Terms of PEG Ratio in the Pharmaceuticals Industry (QCOR, JAZZ, CPIX, SLXP, WCRX)

Apr 18, 2013 (SmarTrend(R) News Watch via COMTEX) -- Below are the three companies in the Pharmaceuticals industry with the lowest price to earnings to growth (PEG) ratios. PEG is valuable in assessing the tradeoff between the price of a stock and expected growth. Generally, the lower the PEG, the better.


Questcor Pharmaceuticals ranks lowest with a a PEG ratio of 0.19. Following is Jazz Pharmaceuticals with a a PEG ratio of 0.41. Cumberland Pharmaceuticals ranks third lowest with a a PEG ratio of 0.65.

Salix Pharmaceuticals follows with a a PEG ratio of 0.67, and Warner Chilcott rounds out the bottom five with a a PEG ratio of 0.70.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Questcor Pharmaceuticals on October 16th, 2012 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $24.71. Since that recommendation, shares of Questcor Pharmaceuticals have risen 15.0%. We continue to monitor Questcor Pharmaceuticals for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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