Shares of Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (TSE:VRX) (NYSE:VRX) have earned a consensus recommendation of “Hold” from the five ratings firms that are currently covering the firm, MarketBeat.com reports. Four analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and one has given a buy rating to the company. The average twelve-month price objective among analysts that have updated their coverage on the stock in the last year is C$22.50.

VRX has been the topic of several research analyst reports. Royal Bank Of Canada decreased their price target on shares of Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl to C$22.50 and set a “sector perform” rating on the stock in a report on Friday, October 20th. TD Securities increased their target price on Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl to C$26.00 and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, July 12th.

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In other news, Director Schutter Richard Urbain De bought 4,900 shares of Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, August 21st. The shares were acquired at an average price of C$14.35 per share, with a total value of C$70,315.00. Also, Director John Paulson sold 24,700 shares of the stock in a transaction on Wednesday, August 9th. The shares were sold at an average price of C$14.66, for a total value of C$362,102.00.

Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl 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).

Analyst Recommendations for Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl (TSE:VRX)

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