- Annual Meeting of Shareholders at 8 a.m. Eastern on Nov. 6 at the company headquarters in Dublin, Ohio
- Lazard Healthcare Conference at 2 p.m. Eastern on Nov. 19 in New York
Long the bastion of the fabulously rich, these firms are no longer letting others do their bidding and are instead directly investing in portfolio companies themselves.
The deal comes as Abbott works to complete two pending transactions worth nearly $40 billion combined and is the latest in the slew of ophthalmology deals.
Here are Friday's top research calls, including downgrades for Citigroup and Novavax, an upgrade Comerica and new coverage of PepsiCo.