Exhibit 99.1

 

Contact:   

Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Irving Adler

Sr. Director, Corporate Communications

203-271-8210

  

Makovsky & Company

Mark Marmur (Media)

212-508-9670

  

Rx Communications

Rhonda Chiger (Investors)

917-322-2569

LOGO

Alexion Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2009 Results

CHESHIRE, Conn., Feb 11, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ALXN):

— Soliris® Net Product Sales Increased 49% to $386.8 Million in 2009 —

— Continued Strong Uptake of Soliris By New Patients in U.S. and Europe in Q4 —

— Soliris Development Programs Advance in aHUS and Transplant —

Fourth Quarter 2009 Financial Highlights:

 

   

Q4 2009 revenues increased 43% to $110.6 million, compared to $77.4 million in Q4 2008.

 

   

Q4 2009 GAAP net income was $237.1 million, or $2.59 per share, which includes $215.5 million from a non-recurring tax benefit. Excluding this one-time tax benefit, net income was $21.6 million, or $0.24 per share.

 

   

Q4 2009 non-GAAP net income increased to $28.5 million, compared to non-GAAP net income of $21.1 million in Q4 2008. Q4 non-GAAP earnings per share increased 35% to $0.31 per share, compared to $0.23 per share, in Q4 2008.

2009 Financial Highlights:

 

   

2009 revenues increased 49% to $386.8 million, compared to $259.1 million in 2008.

 

   

2009 GAAP net income was $295.2 million, or $3.26 per share, which includes $215.5 million from a non-recurring tax benefit. Excluding this one-time tax benefit, 2009 net income was $79.7 million, or $0.88 per share.

 

   

2009 non-GAAP net income increased to $108.4 million, compared to non-GAAP net income of $56.8 million in 2008. 2009 non-GAAP earnings per share increased 84% to $1.18 per share, compared to $0.64 per share, in 2008.


The following information was filed by Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ALXN) on Thursday, February 11, 2010 as an 8K 2.02 statement, which is an earnings press release pertaining to results of operations and financial condition. It may be helpful to assess the quality of management by comparing the information in the press release to the information in the accompanying 10-K Annual Report statement of earnings and operation as management may choose to highlight particular information in the press release.

View differences made from one year to another to evaluate Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc.'s financial trajectory

Compare SEC Filings Year-over-Year (YoY) and Quarter-over-Quarter (QoQ)
Sample 10-K Year-over-Year (YoY) Comparison

Compare this 10-K Annual Report to its predecessor by reading our highlights to see what text and tables were  removed  ,   added    and   changed   by Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc..

Continue

Never Miss A New SEC Filing Again


Real-Time SEC Filing Notifications
Screenshot taken from Gmail for a new 10-K Annual Report
Last10K.com Member Feature

Receive an e-mail as soon as a company files an Annual Report, Quarterly Report or has new 8-K corporate news.

Continue

We Highlighted This SEC Filing For You


SEC Filing Sentiment Analysis - Bullish, Bearish, Neutral
Screenshot taken from Wynn's 2018 10-K Annual Report
Last10K.com Member Feature

Read positive and negative remarks made by management in their entirety without having to find them in a 10-K/Q.

Continue

Widen Your SEC Filing Reading Experience


Increased Reading Area for SEC Filings
Screenshot taken from Adobe Inc.'s 10-Q Quarterly Report
Last10K.com Member Feature

Remove data columns and navigations in order to see much more filing content and tables in one view

Continue

Uncover Actionable Information Inside SEC Filings


SEC Filing Disclosures
Screenshot taken from Lumber Liquidators 10-K Annual Report
Last10K.com Member Feature

Read both hidden opportunities and early signs of potential problems without having to find them in a 10-K/Q

Continue

Adobe PDF, Microsoft Word and Excel Downloads


Download Annual and Quarterly Reports as PDF, Word and Excel Documents
Screenshots of actual 10-K and 10-Q SEC Filings in PDF, Word and Excel formats
Last10K.com Member Feature

Export Annual and Quarterly Reports to Adobe PDF, Microsoft Word and Excel for offline viewing, annotations and analysis

Continue

FREE Financial Statements


Download Annual and Quarterly Reports as PDF, Word and Excel Documents
Screenshot of actual balance sheet from company 10-K Annual Report
Last10K.com Member Feature

Get one-click access to balance sheets, income, operations and cash flow statements without having to find them in Annual and Quarterly Reports

Continue for FREE

Intrinsic Value Calculator


Intrinsic Value Calculator
Screenshot of intrinsic value for AT&T (2019)
Last10K.com Member Feature

Our Intrinsic Value calculator estimates what an entire company is worth using up to 10 years of financial ratios to determine if a stock is overvalued or not

Continue

Financial Stability Report


Financial Stability Report
Screenshot of financial stability report for Coco-Cola (2019)
Last10K.com Member Feature

Our Financial Stability reports uses up to 10 years of financial ratios to determine the health of a company's EPS, Dividends, Book Value, Return on Equity, Current Ratio and Debt-to-Equity

Continue

Get a Better Picture of a Company's Performance


Financial Ratios
Available Financial Ratios
Last10K.com Member Feature

See how over 70 Growth, Profitability and Financial Ratios perform over 10 Years

Continue

Log in with your credentials

or    

Forgot your details?

Create Account