Medicines Co. Fundamental Company Report Including Financial, SWOT, Competitors and Industry Analysis

Date: October 15, 2016
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Medicines Co. Fundamental Company Report Including Financial, SWOT, Competitors and Industry Analysis
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Medicines Co. Fundamental Company Report Including Financial, SWOT, Competitors and Industry Analysis
Medicines Co. Fundamental Company Report provides a complete overview of the company’s affairs. All available data is presented in a comprehensive and easily accessed format. The report includes financial and SWOT information, industry analysis, opinions, estimates, plus annual and quarterly forecasts made by stock market experts. The report also enables direct comparison to be made between Medicines Co. and its competitors. This provides our Clients with a clear understanding of Medicines Co. position in the Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology Industry.

  • The report contains detailed information about Medicines Co. that gives an unrivalled in-depth knowledge about internal business-environment of the company: data about the owners, senior executives, locations, subsidiaries, markets, products, and company history.
  • Another part of the report is a SWOT-analysis carried out for Medicines Co.. It involves specifying the objective of the company's business and identifies the different factors that are favorable and unfavorable to achieving that objective. SWOT-analysis helps to understand company’s strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and possible threats against it.
  • The Medicines Co. financial analysis covers the income statement and ratio trend-charts with balance sheets and cash flows presented on an annual and quarterly basis. The report outlines the main financial ratios pertaining to profitability, margin analysis, asset turnover, credit ratios, and company’s long-term solvency. This sort of company's information will assist and strengthen your company’s decision-making processes.
  • In the part that describes Medicines Co. competitors and the industry in whole, the information about company's financial ratios is compared to those of its competitors and to the industry. The unique analysis of the market and company’s competitors along with detailed information about the internal and external factors affecting the relevant industry will help to manage your business environment. Your company’s business and sales activities will be boosted by gaining an insight into your competitors’ businesses.
  • Also the report provides relevant news, an analysis of PR-activity, and stock price movements. The latter are correlated with pertinent news and press releases, and annual and quarterly forecasts are given by a variety of experts and market research firms. Such information creates your awareness about principal trends of Medicines Co. business.

About Medicines Co.

The Medicines Company, a pharmaceutical company, focuses on the treatment of critical care patients through the delivery of medicines to the worldwide hospital marketplace.


The company markets two products, Angiomax (bivalirudin) and Cleviprex (clevidipine butyrate) injectable emulsion; , and a pipeline of critical care hospital products in development, including two late-stage development product candidates, cangrelor and oritavancin, two early stage development product candidates, CU2010 and ApoA-I Milano, and marketing rights in the United States and Canada to a ready-to-use formulation of Argatroban for which a new drug application, or NDA, has been submitted to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, or FDA.


The company markets Angiomax, an intravenous direct thrombin inhibitor, primarily in the United States and Europe (under the name Angiox (bivalirudin)) to interventional cardiologist and other key clinical decision makers in cardiac catheterization laboratories for its approved uses in patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention, or PCI, including in patients with or at risk of heparin-induced thrombocytopenia and thrombosis syndrome, a complication of heparin administration known as HIT/HITTS that can result in limb amputation, multi — organ failure and death. In Europe, the company also markets Angiomax for use in adult patients with acute coronary syndrome, or ACS.


The company markets Cleviprex to anesthesiology/surgery, critical care and emergency department practitioners in the United States for its approved use for the reduction of blood pressure when oral therapy is not feasible or not desirable. The company intends to continue to develop Angiomax and Cleviprex for use in additional patient populations. It markets Cleviprex to anesthesiology/surgery, critical care, and emergency department practitioners in the United States.


Under the terms of its agreement with AstraZeneca, the company has exclusive license rights to develop, market, and sell cangrelor worldwide, excluding Japan, China, Korea, Taiwan, and Thailand. The company is developing cangrelor for use as an intravenous antiplatelet agent to prevent platelet activation and aggregation that leads to thrombosis in the critical care setting of the cardiac catheterization laboratory to address unmet medical needs in patients with ACS or undergoing PCI.


The company obtained rights to oritavancin as a result of the acquisition of Targanta in February 2009. Oritavancin is an intravenous antibiotic that the company is developing for the treatment of serious gram-positive bacterial infections. It is synthetically modified from a naturally occurring compound. Oritavancin was originally discovered and developed by Eli Lilly and Company, or Eli Lilly, to combat a spectrum of gram-positive pathogens in response to the emergence of resistance to vancomycin. The company has exclusive rights to develop, market, and sell oritavancin worldwide under a license agreement with Eli Lilly.


The company acquired CU2010 in August 2008 as a result of its acquisition of Curacyte Discovery. CU2010 is a small molecule serine protease inhibitor that the company is developing for the reduction of blood loss during surgery. The company commenced a Phase 1a clinical trial of CU2010 in Switzerland in July 2009 to assess the safety, tolerability, pharmacokinetics, and pharmacodynamics of CU2010 in 32 healthy volunteers.

ApoA-I Milano

The company licensed exclusive worldwide rights to ApoA-I Milano from Pfizer in December 2009. ApoA-I Milano is a naturally occurring variant of a protein found in human HDL that has the potential to reverse atherosclerotic plaque development and reduce the risk of coronary events in patients with ACS.

Ready-to-Use Formulation Argatroban

In 2009, the company licensed marketing rights in the United States and Canada to a ready-to-use formulation of Argatroban developed by Eagle. Argatroban, marketed by GlaxoSmithKline in a concentrated formulation, is approved as an anticoagulant in the United States for prophylaxis or the treatment of thrombosis in patients with or at risk for HIT and for patients with or at risk for HIT undergoing PCI.


The company sells Angiomax primarily to a limited number of domestic wholesalers with distribution centers located throughout the United States and to international distributors. The sole source distributor and two domestic wholesaler customers include AmerisourceBergen Drug Corporation and Cardinal Health, Inc.


Angiomax: GP IIb/IIIa inhibitors with which Angiomax competes include ReoPro from Eli Lilly and Johnson & Johnson/Centocor, Inc., Integrilin from Schering-Plough Corporation, and Aggrastat from Iroko Pharmaceuticals, LLC and MediCure Inc.

Cangrelor: Cangrelor would compete with oral platelet inhibitors that are used in critical care settings, such as Plavix from Bristol Meyers Squibb/Sanofi Pharmaceuticals Partnership, and prasugrel, an anti-platelet agent from Eli Lilly and Sankyo Co., Ltd.

Oritavancin: Oritavancin would compete with drugs that target serious gram-positive infections acquired or treated in hospitals such as vancomycin, a generic drug that is manufactured by various companies, daptomycin from Cubist Pharmaceuticals, Inc., linezolid from Pfizer Inc., quinupristin/dalfopristin from Sanofi-Aventis and Monarch Pharmaceuticals Inc., telavancin, from Theravance, Inc. and Astellas Pharma Inc., teicoplanin from Sanofi-Aventis, and tigecycline from Pfizer.

Ready-to-Use Argatroban: The ready-to-use formulation of Argatroban that the company licensed, if approved, would compete with the Argatroban promoted by GlaxoSmithKline.


The Medicines Company was founded in 1996.

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1.1. Key facts
1.2. Financial Performance
1.3. Key Executives
1.4. Ownership and Major Holders
1.5. Company History


2.1. Business Description
2.2. Major Products and Services
2.3. Markets and Sales Activities
2.4. Locations, Subsidiaries, Operating Units


3.1. Overview
3.2. Strengths
3.3. Weaknesses
3.4. Opportunities
3.5. Threats


4.1. Financial Statements
  4.1.1. Income Statement
  4.1.2. Balance Sheet
  4.1.3. Cash Flow
4.2. Financial Ratios
  4.2.1. Profitability
  4.2.2. Margin Analysis
  4.2.3. Asset Turnover
  4.2.4. Credit Ratios
  4.2.5. Long-Term Solvency
  4.2.6. Growth Over Prior Year
  4.2.7. Financial Ratios Charts
4.3. Stock Market Snapshot


5.1. Medicines Co. Direct Competitors
5.2. Comparison of Medicines Co. and Direct Competitors Financial Ratios
5.3. Comparison of Medicines Co. and Direct Competitors Stock Charts
5.4. Medicines Co. Industry Analysis
  5.4.1. Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology Industry Snapshot
  5.4.2. Medicines Co. Industry Position Analysis


6.1. News & PR Activity Analysis
6.2. IR Corporate News
6.3. Marketing News
6.4. Corporate Events


7.1. Experts Opinion
7.2. Experts Estimates



9.1. Political Factors
9.2. Economic Factors
9.3. Social Factors
9.4. Technological Factors
9.5. Environmental Factors
9.6. Legal Factors


10.1. Internal Factor Evaluation Matrix
10.2. External Factor Evaluation Matrix
10.3. Internal External Matrix





Medicines Co. Key Facts
Management Effectiveness
Income Statement Key Figures
Balance Sheet Key Figures
Cash Flow Statement Key Figures
Financial Performance Abbreviation Guide
Medicines Co. Key Executives
Key Executives Biographies1
Key Executives Compensations1
Medicines Co. Major Shareholders
Medicines Co. History
Medicines Co. Products
Revenues by Segment
Revenues by Region
Medicines Co. Offices and Representations
Medicines Co. SWOT Analysis
Yearly Income Statement Including Trends
Income Statement Latest 4 Quarters Including Trends
Yearly Balance Sheet Including Trends
Balance Sheet Latest 4 Quarters Including Trends
Yearly Cash Flow Including Trends
Cash Flow Latest 4 Quarters Including Trends
Medicines Co. Profitability Ratios
Margin Analysis Ratios
Asset Turnover Ratios
Credit Ratios
Long-Term Solvency Ratios
Financial Ratios Growth Over Prior Year
Medicines Co. Capital Market Snapshot
Medicines Co. Direct Competitors Key Facts
Direct Competitors Profitability Ratios
Direct Competitors Margin Analysis Ratios
Direct Competitors Asset Turnover Ratios
Direct Competitors Credit Ratios
Direct Competitors Long-Term Solvency Ratios
Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology Industry Statistics
Medicines Co. Industry Position
Company vs. Industry Income Statement Analysis
Company vs. Industry Balance Sheet Analysis
Company vs. Industry Cash Flow Analysis
Company vs. Industry Ratios Comparison
Medicines Co. Consensus Recommendations1
Analyst Recommendation Summary1
Price Target Summary1
Experts Recommendation Trends1
Revenue Estimates Analysis1
Earnings Estimates Analysis1
Historical Surprises1
Revenue Estimates Trend1
Earnings Estimates Trend1
Revenue Revisions1


Medicines Co. Annual Revenues in Comparison with Cost of Goods Sold and Gross Profit
Profit Margin Chart
Operating Margin Chart
Return on Equity (ROE) Chart
Return on Assets (ROA) Chart
Debt to Equity Chart
Current Ratio Chart
Medicines Co. 1-year Stock Charts
Medicines Co. 5-year Stock Charts
Medicines Co. vs. Main Indexes 1-year Stock Chart
Medicines Co. vs. Direct Competitors 1-year Stock Charts
Medicines Co. Article Density Chart

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The complete financial data is available for publicly traded companies.

Enhanced SWOT Analysis

Enhanced SWOT is a 3×3 grid that arranges strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats into one scheme:

  • How to use the strengths to take advantage of the opportunities?
  • How to use the strengths to reduce likelihood and impact of the threats?
  • How to overcome the weaknesses that obstruct taking advantage of the opportunities?
  • How to overcome the weaknesses that can make the threats a reality?

Upon answering these questions a company can develop a project plan to improve its business performance.

PESTEL Analysis

PESTEL (also termed as PESTLE) is an ideal tool to strategically analyze what influence different outside factors – political, economic, sociocultural, technological, environmental and legal – exert on a business to later chart its long term targets.

Being part of the external analysis when carrying out a strategic assessment or performing a market study, PESTEL gives an overview of diverse macro-environmental factors that any company should thoughtfully consider. By perceiving these outside environments, businesses can maximally benefit from the opportunities while minimizing the threats to the organization.

Key Factors Examined by PESTEL Analysis:

  • Political – What opportunities and pressures are brought by political bodies and what is the degree of public regulations’ impact on the business?
  • Economic – What economic policies, trends and structures are expected to affect the organization, what is this influence’s degree?
  • Sociological – What cultural and societal aspects will work upon the demand for the business’s products and operations?
  • Technological – What impact do the technological aspects, innovations, incentives and barriers have on the organization?
  • Environmental – What environmental and ecological facets, both locally and farther afield, are likely to predetermine the business?
  • Legal – What laws and legislation will exert influence on the style the business is carried out?

IFE, EFE, IE Matrices

The Internal Factor Evaluation matrix (IFE matrix) is a strategic management tool helping audit or evaluate major weaknesses and strengths in a business’s functional areas. In addition, IFE matrix serves as a basis for identifying and assessing relationships amongst those areas. The IFE matrix is utilised in strategy formulation.

The External Factor Evaluation matrix (EFE matrix) is a tool of strategic management that is typically utilised to assess current market conditions. It is an ideal instrument for visualising and prioritising the threats and opportunities a firm is facing.

The essential difference between the above mentioned matrices lies in the type of factors incorporated in the model; whilst the latter is engaged in internal factors, the former deals exceptionally with external factors – those exposed to social, political, economic, legal, etc. external forces.

Being a continuation of the EFE matrix and IFE matrix models, the Internal External matrix (IE matrix) rests upon an investigation of external and internal business factors integrated into one suggestive model.

Porter Five Forces Analysis

The Porter’s five forces analysis studies the industry of operation and helps the company find new sources of competitive advantage. The analysis surveys an industry through five major questions:

  1. What composes a threat of substitute products and services?
  2. Is there a threat of new competitors entering the market?
  3. What is the intensity of competitive rivalry?
  4. How big is the bargaining power of buyers?
  5. How significant is the bargaining power of suppliers?

VRIO Analysis

VRIO stands for Value, Rarity, Imitability, Organization. This analysis helps to evaluate all company’s resources and capabilities and bring them together into one aggregate table that includes:

  • Tangible resources
    • Financial
    • Physical
    • Technological
    • Organizational
  • Intangible resources
    • Human
    • Innovation and Creativity
    • Reputation
  • Organizational capabilities

The result of the analysis gives a clear picture of company’s competitive and economic implications, answering the questions if the resources mentioned above are:

  • Valuable?
  • Rare?
  • Costly to imitate?
  • Organized properly?
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