About Forest Laboratories (NYSE:FRX)
Forest Laboratories, Inc. (Forest), develops, manufactures and sells branded forms of ethical drug products, which requires a physician's prescription. The Company's products include Namenda, a N-methyl-D-aspartate (NMDA) antagonist for the treatment of moderate to severe dementia of the Alzheimer's type; Bystolic, a beta-blocker for the treatment of hypertension; Linzess, a guanylate cyclase type-C receptor agonist for the once-daily treatment for men and women suffering from IBS-C or CIC; Tudorza, a long-acting antimuscarinic agent for the long-term maintenance treatment of bronchospasm associated with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), including chronic bronchitis and emphysema, and Viibryd, a SSRI and a 5-HT1A receptor partial agonist for the treatment of adults with depressive disorder (MDD). In February 2014, it acquired Aptalis. Effective July 2, 2014 Forest Laboratories Inc, a unit of Actavis PLC, acquired the entire share capital of Furiex Pharmaceuticals Inc.
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Forest Laboratories (NYSE:FRX) Frequently Asked Questions
What is Forest Laboratories' stock symbol?
Forest Laboratories trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "FRX."
Has Forest Laboratories been receiving favorable news coverage?
News articles about FRX stock have trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Forest Laboratories earned a coverage optimism score of 0.15 on Accern's scale. They also gave press coverage about the healthcare company an impact score of 46.31 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future.
How do I buy shares of Forest Laboratories?
Shares of FRX can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.
How can I contact Forest Laboratories?
Forest Laboratories' mailing address is 909 3rd Ave, NEW YORK, NY 10022-4731, United States. The healthcare company can be reached via phone at +1-212-4217850.
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