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  • Nov 16- Allergan Inc is near a deal to merge with Actavis Plc, with an agreement to be announced as soon as Monday, according to a person familiar with the matter. Actavis is likely to pay Allergan between $210 and $220 per share, according to the source. Actavis and Allergan declined to comment.

  • Actavis nears rescue bid for Allergan: Sources Sunday, 16 Nov 2014 | 2:52 PM ET

    Actavis is nearing a deal to acquire Allergan in a cash and stock deal worth more than $210 per Allergan share, sources tell CNBC.

  • Actavis would likely pay Allergan between $210 and $220 per share, according to the source.

  • NEW YORK, Nov 16- Allergan Inc is near making a friendly deal with Actavis Plc, the Wall Street Journal reported on Sunday, citing people familiar with the matter.

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  • Nov 12- Merger talks between Allergan Inc and white knight Actavis Plc are focused on narrowing a gap of about $3 billion between what has been offered and what is wanted, Bloomberg reported on Wednesday. Actavis is willing to pay around $200 per share, or $60 billion, while Allergan wants more than $210 per share, Bloomberg said. The amended laws now include a...

  • Midday movers: Dow Chemical, Google, Macy's & more Wednesday, 12 Nov 2014 | 12:48 PM ET

    Some of Wednesday's midday movers:

  • Nov 12- Actavis Plc is in talks to buy Allergan Inc for at least $60 billion in a deal that could culminate this month, Bloomberg reported, citing sources familiar with the matter. The two companies are trying to narrow a gap of about $3 billion between what Actavis wants to pay and what Allergan is asking for, Bloomberg reported. Allergan, which is trying to fend off a...

  • Early Movers: BZH, YHOO, AOL, SEAS, AGN, WMT & more Wednesday, 12 Nov 2014 | 8:27 AM ET
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  • Nov 12- Allergan Inc changed its bylaws associated with calling a special shareholder meeting, about a month before such a meeting where William Ackman, the Botox maker's biggest shareholder, aims to replace most of Allergan's board. Ackman, whose hedge fund Pershing Square Capital Management owns nearly 10 percent of Allergan, is pushing the company to sell...

  • *Disney falls after results, Salix plummets. "Any kind of change in how the healthcare law is interpreted is going to affect healthcare stocks, probably insurers first," said Kim Forrest, senior equity research analyst at Fort Pitt Capital Group in Pittsburgh. Hospital operator Tenet Healthcare fell 6.5 percent to $47.85 while managed care facilities operator...

  • US STOCKS-Wall St flat as healthcare offsets energy Friday, 7 Nov 2014 | 2:41 PM ET

    NEW YORK, Nov 7- U.S. stocks were little changed on Friday as gains in energy shares were offset by falling healthcare stocks, in the wake of October payrolls data that indicated economic resilience in the face of slowing global demand. The unemployment rate fell to 5.8 percent, the lowest since July 2008, even as more people entered the labor force.

  • Cramer's real worry for a bruised Salix: An audit Friday, 7 Nov 2014 | 1:04 PM ET
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    Earnings flop not the only issue. An audit committee review and board of directors retaining outside counsel is not great news, says CNBC's Cramer.

  • Midday movers: Allergan, Freshpet, Transocean & more Friday, 7 Nov 2014 | 12:35 PM ET

    Some of Friday's midday movers:

  • *Dow, S&P 500 coming off record closing highs. NEW YORK, Nov 7- U.S. stocks were little changed on Friday, though the Dow and S&P 500 still inched up to new records as the October payroll report pointed to economic resilience in the face of slowing global demand. "It's hard to not bet on the economy, with the fundamentals looking like a full house: earnings are rock solid,...

  • BOSTON, Nov 7- Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc can pay "substantially" more for Allergan Inc and should get a fair shot at buying it, William Ackman, the Botox maker's biggest shareholder, said on Friday. Ackman wrote to Allergan's board the day after the company said it was discussing a merger with another company, widely reported to be Actavis, to fend...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 7- U.S. stocks receded from record levels on Friday as investors locked in profits after the October payroll report came in weaker than expected, even as the report pointed to economic resilience in the face of slowing global demand. "It's hard to not bet on the economy, with the fundamentals looking like a full house: earnings are rock solid, we're...

  • BOSTON, Nov 7- Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc can pay "substantially" more for Allergan Inc and should get a fair shot at buying it, William Ackman, the Botox maker's biggest shareholder, said on Friday. Ackman said this in a letter to Allergan's board the day after the company said it was discussing a merger with another company, widely reported to be...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 7- Salix Pharmaceuticals Ltd and mobile gaming company Zynga Inc were among the biggest movers of Friday's premarket session, with the companies holding the top two spots for active Nasdaq names. Both saw heavy trading a day after their results, with Salix plummeting and Zynga advancing. Sources familiar with the matter told Reuters that the...

  • The two companies were close to inking a deal, but Botox maker Allergan balked after its due diligence raised questions over inventory levels, the people said, requesting anonymity because the negotiations were confidential. Earlier on Thursday, Allergan said it was in discussions with another party that a source familiar with the situation identified as...