Akorn (AKRX +5%) trades higher after announcing that it purchased 3 off-patent branded...

|By:, SA News Editor

Akorn (AKRX +5%) trades higher after announcing that it purchased 3 off-patent branded injectables from Denmark's Lundbeck for an upfront payment of $45M and a milestone payment of $15M after 3 years. The firm's CEO says the products will add to its niche portfolio of hospital-based injectables.