SILVER SPRING, Md., Oct. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- United Therapeutics Corporation (NASDAQ: UTHR) today announced its financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2011.
"We achieved over $200 million in revenues this quarter, which reflects the continued strength of our core business," remarked Martine Rothblatt, Ph.D., United Therapeutics' Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. "I'm also pleased that our Board of Directors recently authorized a $300 million share repurchase program, which has already begun to return additional value to our shareholders."
Total revenues for the quarter ended September 30, 2011 were $201.7 million, up from $168.6 million for the quarter ended September 30, 2010. Net income for the quarter ended September 30, 2011 was $84.4 million or $1.45 per basic share, compared to $39.7 million or $0.70 per basic share for the same quarter in 2010. Gross margin from sales was $178.3 million for the quarter ended September 30, 2011, compared to $148.1 million for the same quarter last year. Earnings before non-cash charges(1) for the quarter ended September 30, 2011 were $100.8 million, compared to $99.3 million for the quarter ended September 30, 2010.
Financial Results for the Three Months Ended September 30, 2011Revenues
The table below summarizes the components of net revenues (dollars in thousands):Three Months EndedSeptember 30,20112010PercentageChangeCardiopulmonary products:Remodulin
722339113.0%Total net revenues
168,57519.7%Revenues for the quarter ended September 30, 2011 increased by $33.2 million, compared to the quarter ended September 30, 2010. The growth in revenues primarily reflects the increase in the number of patients being prescribed our produc
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