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Why Mylan, Perrigo and Endo Won't Be Playing Spoiler in Akorn-Fresenius Tie Up

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Fresenius announced a deal to buy U.S. generic drugmaker Akorn Inc for $4.75 billion, or $34 per share.

04/25/17 - 07:46 PM EDT

How Walmart and Costco Could See a Future Flush With Profits Thanks to an Abundance of Cute Puppies

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Pet costs are seen surging, as are several other top household categories.

04/24/17 - 02:00 PM EDT

How Apple Is Building an Ecosystem of Health Care and Research Apps

How Apple Is Building an Ecosystem of Health Care and Research Apps

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Moody's says that Apple will have a major role in hospitals, doctors' offices and health care facilities.

04/22/17 - 05:20 PM EDT

Sarissa Takes Innoviva to Court Over Busted Agreement

Sarissa Takes Innoviva to Court Over Busted Agreement

Activist complains refusal to follow through is "a new low in how to treat shareholders."

04/22/17 - 10:00 AM EDT

Johnson & Johnson's Weak Pharma Revenue Could Spell Doom for Rest of Sector

Johnson & Johnson's Weak Pharma Revenue Could Spell Doom for Rest of Sector

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The New Brunswick, N.J.-based company noted that its pharma sales dipped due to weakness in the U.S. compared to other markets.

04/23/17 - 06:55 PM EDT

10 Things We Learned From Our Daily Facebook Show With Jim Cramer

10 Things We Learned From Our Daily Facebook Show With Jim Cramer

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A few important takeaways from our daily Facebook show with Jim Cramer.

04/17/17 - 08:31 AM EDT

Biotechs Catching Their Breath: Cramer's 'Off The Charts'

Biotechs Catching Their Breath: Cramer's 'Off The Charts'

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Some recent high-flying biotechs may be preparing for their next surge.

04/12/17 - 06:28 AM EDT

Quorum Board Rejects Legal Action Against Community In Connection With Spin Off

Quorum Board Rejects Legal Action Against Community In Connection With Spin Off

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Hedge fund R2 Investments, which pushed the board to investigate Community's behavior, is not happy.

04/06/17 - 03:01 PM EDT

Dollar Store Debacle Bodes Poorly for Walgreens-Rite Aid Merger

Dollar Store Debacle Bodes Poorly for Walgreens-Rite Aid Merger

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Sycamore Partners' attempt to purchase divested dollar stores went poorly. Will the FTC believe Fred's can do better with Rite Aid spinoffs?

04/06/17 - 11:33 AM EDT

After Clearing Valeant Litigation, Jaguar and Napo Pharmaceuticals Reunite

After Clearing Valeant Litigation, Jaguar and Napo Pharmaceuticals Reunite

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The animal health company combines with its former owner in a reverse merger.

04/02/17 - 05:40 PM EDT

The Yuuuge Trumpcare Defeat Means Little to This Drug Retailing Giant

The Yuuuge Trumpcare Defeat Means Little to This Drug Retailing Giant

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The lurid spectacle of Trumpcare's collapse shocked the political and health services establishments, but this drug retailer continues apace on its profit-making path.

04/02/17 - 03:40 PM EDT

Here Are Some of the Top Health Care Stocks in the First Quarter

Here Are Some of the Top Health Care Stocks in the First Quarter

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Illumina, Centene, Community Health, Incyte and Vertex were among the healthcare stocks that did well in the first quarter.

03/31/17 - 08:30 PM EDT

GE's 'Nearly Flawless' Lending Strategy Pays Dividends in Britain

GE's 'Nearly Flawless' Lending Strategy Pays Dividends in Britain

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General Electric still needs to deliver on this year's goals of $17.2 billion in industrial operating profit and adjusted earnings of $1.60 a share.

03/31/17 - 04:40 PM EDT

Depomed Switches Out CEO and Board in Making Peace With Activist Starboard

Depomed Switches Out CEO and Board in Making Peace With Activist Starboard

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Depomed settles with activist investor Starboard and replaces its CEO and two board members.

03/29/17 - 07:01 AM EDT