Generic Drugs Stock Performance Review -- Catalyst Pharma, Flexion Therapeutics, Supernus Pharma, and Allergan

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NEW YORK, October 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --

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to and sign up for your free customized report. revisits the Generic Drugs industry, focusing on the performance of Catalyst Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: CPRX), Flexion Therapeutics Inc.
(NASDAQ: FLXN), Supernus Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: SUPN), and Allergan PLC (NYSE: AGN). According to an article on Pharmaceutical Online, growth opportunities for generic medicines remain strong and positive. The availability of cost-effective and safe generic alternatives offers a tool that can be used to balance access to and affordability of many major therapies required to maintain a healthy population of patients across multiple disease areas. These free stocks reports are currently available on Simply sign up for your complimentary member access at:

Catalyst Pharmaceuticals 

Coral Gables, Florida-based Catalyst Pharmaceuticals Inc.'s stock finished Monday's session 3.61% lower at $2.67 with a total trading volume of 419,075 shares. Over the last month and since the start of this year, the Company's shares have advanced 2.30% and 154.29%, respectively. The stock is trading above its 200-day moving average by 32.11%. Moreover, shares of Catalyst Pharma, which focuses on the development and commercialization of therapies for people with rare debilitating diseases, have a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 54.34. Your complete research report on CPRX can be retrieved for free at:

Flexion Therapeutics 

Shares in Burlington, Massachusetts headquartered Flexion Therapeutics Inc. dropped 5.65%, ending yesterday's session at $28.24. A total volume of 8.73 million shares was traded, which was above their three months average volume of 674,640 shares. The stock has gained 18.86% in the past month, 27.44% in the previous three months, and 48.48% on an YTD basis. The Company's shares are trading 17.67% above their 50-day moving average and 30.41% above their 200-day moving average. Moreover, shares of Flexion Therapeutics, which focuses on the development and commercialization of anti-inflammatory and analgesic therapies for the treatment of patients with musculoskeletal conditions, have an RSI of 63.14.

On October 06th, 2017, Flexion Therapeutics announced that the US FDA approved Zilretta™ (triamcinolone acetonide extended-release injectable suspension) - the first and only extended-release, intra-articular injection for osteoarthritis knee pain. Zilretta is a non-opioid medicine that employs the Company's proprietary microsphere technology to provide proven pain relief over 12 weeks.

On October 09th, 2017, research firm Needham reiterated its 'Buy' rating on the Company's stock with an increase of the target price from $36 a share to $42 a share. A free report on FLXN is just a click away at:

Supernus Pharma 

On Monday, Rockville, Maryland-based Supernus Pharmaceuticals Inc.'s stock saw a decline of 2.95%, to close the day at $41.15. A total volume of 437,870 shares was traded. The Company's shares have advanced 62.97% on an YTD basis. The stock is trading 17.32% above its 200-day moving average. Additionally, shares of Supernus Pharma, which focuses on the development and commercialization of products for the treatment of central nervous system diseases in the US, have an RSI of 47.59.  

On September 18th, 2017, Supernus Pharma announced the outcome of the planned interim analysis from the first Phase-III clinical trial on SPN-810. Based on the predefined criteria for dropping a dose arm, the lower dose of 18 mg will be eliminated. Moving forward, all patients will be randomized to either the 36-mg dose arm or placebo until the predetermined total number of patients are enrolled without changing the size of the trials.

On September 19th, 2017, research firm Stifel downgraded the Company's stock rating from 'Buy' to 'Hold', with a target price of $47 per share. Sign up for your complimentary research report on SUPN at:


Shares in Dublin, Ireland headquartered Allergan PLC ended the day 1.84% lower at $202.94. A total volume of 2.50 million shares was traded, which was above their three months average volume of 2.24 million shares. The stock is trading below its 50-day moving average by 9.79%. Furthermore, shares of Allergan, which develops, manufactures, markets, and distributes medical aesthetics, biosimilar, and over-the-counter pharmaceutical products worldwide, have an RSI of 34.37.  

On September 26th, 2017, Allergan announced that ACZONE® (dapsone) Gel, 7.5%, a prescription medicine used on the skin to treat acne in people 12 years and older, has received a Teen Vogue Acne Award for "Best Prescription Product." This is the first year that Teen Vogue, a publication regarded as an information destination for the next generation, has honored acne-fighting products on the market with its own dedicated awards.

On October 02nd, 2017, research firm Barclays reiterated its 'Equal Weight' rating on the Company's stock. Register for free on and download the latest research report on AGN at:

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