3 Small Biotechs Turn on the Revenue Jets

The second-quarter earnings season is over for all intents and purposes. It was the second quarter in a row that the S&P 500 saw more than 20% year-over-year profit growth. In today's column we will look at some small biotech and biopharma names that are seeing huge revenue growth as they continue on their path to eventual profitability.

We will start with BioDelivery Sciences International Inc. (BDSI) , which reported second-quarter results after the bell on Thursday. The company delivered another quarter of 40% revenue growth and also addressed its capital needs during the quarter. Belbuca, accounting for about 80% of overall sales, saw sequential script growth of more than 30% from the first quarter and is on track to deliver more than $40 million in sales this year. BioDelivery Sciences believes this product can generate peak sales in the neighborhood of $200 million, which is less than the company's market capitalization....300 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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