Orexigen Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:OREX)

5.73
Data as of Aug 28
 -0.18 / -3.05%
Today’s Change
4.60
Today|||52-Week Range
7.82
+1.78%
Year-to-Date
SECTOR
Health Technology
INDUSTRY
Biotechnology
MARKET CAP
$724.2M

Company Description

Orexigen Therapeutics, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company, which engages in the development of pharmaceutical product candidates for the treatment of obesity. Its product candidate, NB32, is an investigational medicine for weight loss and the maintenance of weight loss; and Empatic used for the adjunctive treatment of partial seizures, a form of epilepsy. The company was founded Eckard Weber in September 2002 and is headquartered in La Jolla, CA.

Contact Information

Orexigen Therapeutics, Inc.
3344 North Torrey Pines Court
La Jolla California 92037
P:(858) 875-8600
Investor Relations:
(858) 875-8629

Employees

Shareholders

Mutual fund holders44.09%
Other institutional33.17%
Individual stakeholders20.78%

Top Executives

Michael A. NarachiPresident, Chief Executive Officer & Director
Joseph P. HaganCFO, Treasurer & Chief Business Officer
Heather D. TurnerSecretary, Senior Vice President & General Counsel
Preston S. KlassenSenior Vice President & Head-Global Development
Dawn ViveashSenior VP & Head-Global Regulatory Affairs

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