NEW YORK, April 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Attorney Advertising -- Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC is investigating potential claims on behalf of purchasers of the securities of Aerie Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ("Aerie Pharmaceuticals" or the "Company") (NasdaqGM: AERI). Such investors are advised to contact Peretz Bronstein or his investor relations coordinator Eitan Kimelman at [email protected] or 212-697-6484.
The investigation concerns whether Aerie Pharmaceuticals and certain of its officers and/or directors have violated Sections 10(b) and 20(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.
On April 23, 2015, Aerie Pharmaceuticals today reported its Phase 3 trial evaluating its lead product candidate, "Rhopressa™, a novel once-daily, triple-action eye drop being tested for its ability to lower intraocular pressure (IOP) in patients with glaucoma or ocular hypertension. The trial did not meet its primary efficacy endpoint of demonstrating non-inferiority of IOP lowering for once-daily Rhopressa™ compared to twice-daily timolol, the most widely used comparator in registration trials for glaucoma"
Following this news, shares of Aerie Pharmaceuticals fell $22.52 or 63.63%, to close at $12.87 on April 24, 2015.
If you are aware of any facts relating to this investigation, or purchased shares of Aerie Pharmaceuticals, you can assist this investigation by contacting Peretz Bronstein or his Investor Relations Coordinator Eitan Kimelman of Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC at 212-697-6484 or via email [email protected]. Those who inquire by e-mail are encouraged to include their mailing address, email and telephone number.
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