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Healthcare Management Stocks Look Too Pricey for Activists

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Though plenty of activist investors still hold positions in healthcare management companies, just as many have traded out of the stocks following merger deals gone south.

08/20/17 - 06:20 PM EDT

Teva Must Clear Three Big Hurdles to Reclaim Its Perch

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Analysts are most critical about Teva's plan to cut $5 billion in debt by the end of the year.

08/20/17 - 06:00 PM EDT

Will Walgreens Ever Get to Spend $5.2 Billion on 2,186 Rite Aid Stores?

Will Walgreens Ever Get to Spend $5.2 Billion on 2,186 Rite Aid Stores?

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The ordeal continues.

08/20/17 - 05:40 PM EDT

Tenet May Face Glenview Campaign as Hedge Fund's Directors Resign

Tenet May Face Glenview Campaign as Hedge Fund's Directors Resign

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The pair said their resignation signals that efforts to find a mutually agreeable path to improve Tenet have been "fully exhausted."

08/20/17 - 05:20 PM EDT

Mylan Can Focus on New Generics After EpiPen Medicaid Settlement

Mylan Can Focus on New Generics After EpiPen Medicaid Settlement

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Mylan has finalized a $465M settlement with the U.S. DOJ and other government agencies over the classification of its EpiPen auto injectors in the Medicaid Drug Rebate Program.

08/20/17 - 12:40 PM EDT

New Studies Cast Doubt on FDA Approval Process

New Studies Cast Doubt on FDA Approval Process

A pair of new studies regarding how drugs and medical devices gain approval from the FDA have pointed out that those trials may not be of the highest quality.

08/17/17 - 06:00 AM EDT

Intel Chief Joins CEOs of Merck, Under Armour in Exiting Trump Business Council

Intel Chief Joins CEOs of Merck, Under Armour in Exiting Trump Business Council

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CEO advisors to President Donald Trump largely remained on the sidelines in the wake of racist violence in Charlottesville, Va. over the weekend.

08/15/17 - 05:44 AM EDT

Mylan Badly Needs Help from FDA to Escape its Woes and Deliver These Key Drugs

Mylan Badly Needs Help from FDA to Escape its Woes and Deliver These Key Drugs

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Mylan execs have criticized the FDA, which they say has been too slow to approve competitors to complex drugs.

08/12/17 - 08:00 AM EDT

CVS Has a Top Secret Plan in the Works to Help Ease Your Depression

CVS Has a Top Secret Plan in the Works to Help Ease Your Depression

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CVS wants to address depression.

08/12/17 - 10:00 AM EDT

Perrigo Unveils Divestitures, Says It's Open to Making Bolt-On Acquisitions

Perrigo Unveils Divestitures, Says It's Open to Making Bolt-On Acquisitions

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The healthcare firm has agreed to sell its active pharmaceutical ingredients business and its Russia consumer healthcare international unit.

08/10/17 - 06:15 PM EDT

Valeant and Teva Share Similar Ambitions With Similar Pitfalls

Valeant and Teva Share Similar Ambitions With Similar Pitfalls

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Here's what you need to know now for Wed., Aug. 9.

08/09/17 - 06:36 PM EDT

Marriott, Holiday Inn Dip As On-Demand Economy Claims Next Victim -ICYMI Tues.

Marriott, Holiday Inn Dip As On-Demand Economy Claims Next Victim -ICYMI Tues.

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Here's what you need to know now for Tuesday, Aug. 8.

08/08/17 - 06:40 PM EDT

Acorda Stiff-Arms Investor's Demand for Sale

Acorda Stiff-Arms Investor's Demand for Sale

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Scopia said losing a legal battle over patents was a watershed moment for Acorda that demands a new strategy.

08/07/17 - 08:24 PM EDT

FedEx to Deliver More Value; Apple Watch Upgrades to Benefit Intel -ICYMI

FedEx to Deliver More Value; Apple Watch Upgrades to Benefit Intel -ICYMI

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Here's what you need to know now for Monday, Aug. 7.

08/08/17 - 08:05 AM EDT