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Stockwatch: No Second Chances For Underperforming Drug Launches

Earnings Season, Coronavirus And Debt Expose Fragile Investment Propositions

Executive Summary

As the first-quarter 2020 earnings season transitions from big pharma to the long tail of smaller biotech companies, the coronavirus pandemic-related dynamics of channel stocking and greatly diminished numbers of clinic visits have magnified effects at companies with single underperforming drugs.

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