U.S. Markets closed

Vivus: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

CAMPBELL, Calif. (AP) _ Vivus Inc. (VVUS) on Tuesday reported a loss of $5.9 million in its second quarter.

On a per-share basis, the Campbell, California-based company said it had a loss of 56 cents.

The biopharmaceutical company posted revenue of $18.4 million in the period.

In the final minutes of trading on Tuesday, the company's shares hit $3.36. A year ago, they were trading at $6.55.


This story was generated by Automated Insights (http://automatedinsights.com/ap) using data from Zacks Investment Research. Access a Zacks stock report on VVUS at https://www.zacks.com/ap/VVUS