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Cigna Has a 'Tremendous' Amount of Financial Power and Wants to Unleash It, CEO Hints

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What Cigna's David Cordani had to say at a new investor day.

06/22/17 - 06:11 AM EDT

Analyst Says Rival Bidder Could Emerge for Novadaq After Stryker Deal

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The fluorescence imaging technology company has agreed to sell to Stryker for $11.75 per share.

06/19/17 - 07:30 PM EDT

General Electric's New CEO Could Slash $2 Billion In Costs, Jim Cramer Says

General Electric's New CEO Could Slash $2 Billion In Costs, Jim Cramer Says

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New CEO, nice dividend and a modest price make the stock look good here.

06/17/17 - 12:01 PM EDT

One Insider Just Bought $65 Million Worth of This Expensive Biotech Stock

One Insider Just Bought $65 Million Worth of This Expensive Biotech Stock

Tickers in this article: REGN AKAM CHK AVT BIVV

Now that's some check.

06/07/17 - 08:45 PM EDT

Former Senator Tom Coburn: Health Care Costs to Collapse Under This One Scenario

Former Senator Tom Coburn: Health Care Costs to Collapse Under This One Scenario

Price transparency and market forces are necessary to keep heath care costs in check, according to former Oklahoma Senator Tom Coburn.

06/03/17 - 07:30 AM EDT

Wall Street Is Getting Ready for a Tanking of the Walgreens-Rite Aid Merger

Wall Street Is Getting Ready for a Tanking of the Walgreens-Rite Aid Merger

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Fight or flight? Analysts split over the path Walgreens will take if FTC says no.

06/02/17 - 03:30 PM EDT

Behind the War Between Health Insurers and Pharmacy Benefit Managers

Behind the War Between Health Insurers and Pharmacy Benefit Managers

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More competition could help overcome the suspicion over drug prices that plagues the would-be business partners' dealings.

05/30/17 - 07:45 AM EDT

Carly Fiorina: 'Pre-Existing Conditions Have to Be Covered' in Health Care Reform

Carly Fiorina: 'Pre-Existing Conditions Have to Be Covered' in Health Care Reform

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Pre-Existing conditions must be covered in health care reform, according to Carly Fiorina, a former 2016 GOP Presidential candidate.

05/15/17 - 10:39 AM EDT

Billionaire Investor Sam Zell: Donald Trump Has an 'Extraordinary Opportunity'

Billionaire Investor Sam Zell: Donald Trump Has an 'Extraordinary Opportunity'

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Billionaire investor Sam Zell said President Trump has an extraordinary opportunity.

05/13/17 - 07:00 AM EDT

Depomed Focuses on Flagship Drug Rather Than M&A: CEO

Depomed Focuses on Flagship Drug Rather Than M&A: CEO

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The company's new CEO tells analysts it continues to believe the novel painkiller Nucynta can be a blockbuster.

05/10/17 - 07:38 PM EDT

From Apple's Disappointments to Crude's Plummet to $500 Sneakers: TST's Week in Photos

From Apple's Disappointments to Crude's Plummet to $500 Sneakers: TST's Week in Photos

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Wall Street shook off a slump in crude oil, higher chances of a June rate hike and Apple's disappointing earnings to post small gains for the first week of May.

05/06/17 - 03:20 PM EDT

13 Things Kentucky Is Best Known for Other Than the Kentucky Derby

13 Things Kentucky Is Best Known for Other Than the Kentucky Derby

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All eyes will be on Louisville this weekend, but the Bluegrass State has a wealth of companies and two high-profile politicians.

05/06/17 - 12:00 PM EDT

Is CVS Ready for Blockbuster M&A After Disappointing Earnings?

Is CVS Ready for Blockbuster M&A After Disappointing Earnings?

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Executives aren't ruling anything out after the pharmacy operator reported first quarter earnings that exceeded analyst estimates but missed on guidance.

05/04/17 - 11:20 AM EDT

Merger Buzz Drives Akorn to Top of Health Chart in April

Merger Buzz Drives Akorn to Top of Health Chart in April

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Other industry list-toppers included MiMedx, Cytokinetics, C.R. Bard, and Spectrum.

04/30/17 - 04:20 PM EDT