JMP downgrades Vivus after CEO departure

|By:, SA News Editor

Vivus (VVUS +1.5%) catches a downgrade to Market Perform from Outperform at JMP.

JMP is apparently concerned that the CEO shakeup will impact the strategy for Qsymia.

Earlier: Zook resigns.

See also: Qsymia weekly script data.

More on the CEO departure: SA contributor Spencer Osborne talks resignation.