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Valeant investors doubting drugmaker's chief can regain grip

The company is in worse shape after Michael Pearson returned from a two-month medical leave for pneumonia

Mr Pearson said that due to the repercussions of a scandal concerning the mail-order pharmacy Philidor Rx Services LLC that was uncovered last year, the company would be late filing financial results.


MICHAEL Pearson and his company, Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc, were supposed to calm Wall Street doubters on Tuesday. Instead: chaos.

What began before dawn with disappointing financial news quickly snowballed into the worst day in the drug company's history,...

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