OPKO to host investor conference; Lakewood report "distorted and inaccurate"

|About: OPKO Health, Inc. (OPK)|By:, SA News Editor

OPKO Health responds to a short report by Lakewood Capital by saying the company believes it is "based on distorted and inaccurate information."

The company will host an investor conference on Dec. 17 and continues to "believe in our unique business strategy and in the importance of OPKO’s therapeutic and diagnostic product candidates."

Shares (OPK -8.2%), for their part, have continued a slide that has cut 24.5% off their value since Lakewood released its report on Wed.