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Shares of Amphastar Pharma Rank the Lowest in Terms of Free Cash Flow Per Share in the Pharmaceuticals Industry (AMPH, AKRX, CTLT, MRK, HZNP)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Pharmaceuticals industry with the lowest (positive) free cash flow per share. FCF/share is a valuable metric signaling a company's ability to facilitate growth in the business.

Amphastar Pharma ranks lowest with a FCF per share of $0.09. Following is Akorn Inc with a FCF per share of $1.23. Catalent Inc ranks third lowest with a FCF per share of $1.28.

Merck & Co follows with a FCF per share of $1.67, and Horizon Pharma P rounds out the bottom five with a FCF per share of $1.69.

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Keywords: lowest free cash flow per share amphastar pharma akorn inc catalent inc Merck & Co horizon pharma p

Ticker(s): AMPH AKRX CTLT MRK HZNP