Medicis Pharmaceutical Corp.

7720 North Dobson Road,
Scottsdale, Arizona 85256
United States,
(602)808-8800
www.medicis.com

Medicis Pharmaceutical Corporation is a pharmaceutical company in the United States focusing primarily on the treatment of dermatological and aesthetic conditions.

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '06 '07 '08 '09 '10 '11 T
Buy (0.4/yr) # 1 - 1 - - 1 3
vol $60M $150M $455M $665M
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0
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Largest Graceway Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
$455M (2011-11-20)
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Medicis Pharmaceutical was acquired by Valeant Pharmaceuticals International on December 11, 2012.

Medicis Pharmaceutical has acquired 4 companies of its own. A total of 3 acquisitions came from private equity firms.

Medicis Pharmaceutical’s largest acquisition to date was in 2011, when it acquired Graceway Pharmaceuticals for $455M. Medicis Pharmaceutical has acquired in 3 different US states. The Company’s most targeted sectors include life science (67%) and medical products (34%).

When analyzing the life science sector as a whole, according to Mergr, in the last 3 years, there are 414 life science companies that have made at least 1 acquisition, 25 have acquired at least 5 companies, and 3 have acquired more than 10 companies. The most prolific strategic life science acquirer over the past 3 years is Eurofins Scientific SA, with 25 acquisitions. The most prolific private equity acquirer in the life science sector over the past 3 years is Ampersand Capital Partners with 4 platform acquisitions.

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