Orthofix (OFIX -16%) takes one in the kisser today after its Q1 showed up missing a few teeth...

|About: Orthofix International N.V. (OFIX)|By:, SA News Editor

Orthofix (OFIX -16%) takes one in the kisser today after its Q1 showed up missing a few teeth late yesterday. Net sales were were down 14% from the prior year, hit by negative foreign currency translation and two less selling days. Mizuho and Janney Mongomery both cut their rating on the shares to Neutral on the back of the report, while JMP Securities lowered it to Market Perform and Lazard cut it to a Sell.