Orexigen Therapeutics, Inc. (OREX) Reports Financial Results for the Third Quarter Ended September 30, 2012
11/8/2012 1:32:21 PM
SAN DIEGO, Nov. 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Orexigen® Therapeutics, Inc. (OREX), a biopharmaceutical company focused on the treatment of obesity, today announced financial results for the third quarter of 2012. For the three months ended September 30, 2012, Orexigen reported a net loss of $30.6 million, or $0.44 per share, as compared to a net loss of $4.6 million, or $0.10 per share, for the third quarter of 2011. As of September 30, 2012, Orexigen had $56.1 million in cash and cash equivalents and an additional $52.2 million in marketable securities, for a total of $108.3 million. In October 2012, Orexigen completed a follow-on public offering of common stock raising net proceeds of approximately $56.5 million.