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Dr. Paul Nunzio DeSantis, Pharm.D
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Earned a Doctorate in Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) in 2010 and Pre-Pharmacy/B.S. in Molecular Biology in 2006. Over six years of direct experience in translational research in oncology investigating the molecular/cellular mechanisms of carcinogenesis focused on biomarker identification and validation... More
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  • Sovaldi And GILD 2Q $4.1B Possible, $3.5B Minimum 2 comments
    Jul 18, 2014 11:20 AM | about stocks: GILD

    Updated Sovaldi Model shows $4.1B in Sales, translating into $6.5Bnet prouct REVS, and $1.975 in earnings. $3.5B in Sovaldi sales appears to be the minimum possible, IMS data show $2.9B, but only captured 0.88 of sales last qtr, adjusting for that factor, plus ex-US sales, inventory build, and V.A. adding Sovaldi in April to formulary, additional access to Sovaldi from new state Medicaid programs, and correctional systems, we calculate $4.1B for our model.

    Disclosure: The author is long GILD.

    Stocks: GILD
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  • Jack Hutchison
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    Dr. Paul,


    Your projections are less bullish than Barron's, predicting $2.25. Nevertheless, a 400% increase in earnings ain't too shabby. Maybe the stock will pop this time.


    18 Jul 2014, 12:49 PM Reply Like
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    Author’s reply » Im probably higher on the Sovaldi sales set. no? they are higher than $4.1B???!! I increased SGA expense, and R&D expense is why my EPS is lower at $1.975
    18 Jul 2014, 02:16 PM Reply Like
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