Shares of Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (TSE:VRX) (NYSE:VRX) have received an average rating of “Hold” from the five research firms that are presently covering the stock, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Three analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and two have given a buy recommendation to the company. The average 12 month price target among brokerages that have issued a report on the stock in the last year is C$22.50.

VRX has been the subject of several research analyst reports. Royal Bank Of Canada lowered their price objective on shares of Valeant Pharmaceuticals International to C$22.50 and set a “sector perform” rating for the company in a research note on Friday, October 20th. TD Securities raised shares of Valeant Pharmaceuticals International from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a C$25.50 price target for the company in a research report on Wednesday, November 8th.

Shares of Valeant Pharmaceuticals International (VRX) opened at C$20.96 on Friday. Valeant Pharmaceuticals International has a one year low of C$11.20 and a one year high of C$23.75.

In other Valeant Pharmaceuticals International news, Director Schutter Richard Urbain De purchased 10,000 shares of Valeant Pharmaceuticals International stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, November 17th. The stock was acquired at an average price of C$14.33 per share, with a total value of C$143,300.00.

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Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Company Profile

Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc is a pharmaceutical and medical device company. The Company is engaged in developing and marketing a range of branded, generic and branded generic pharmaceuticals, over-the-counter (OTC) products, and medical devices (contact lenses, intraocular lenses, ophthalmic surgical equipment, and aesthetics devices).

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