In a note to clients, Goldman Sachs provided its investment outlook for the rest of the year, reiterating high valuations and tepid gains ahead.» Read More
July 7- CVS Health Corp said it was withdrawing its membership from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce after media reports that the trade group was lobbying globally against anti-smoking laws. The No. 2 U.S. drugstore chain said it was "surprised" to read recent reports on the chamber's position on tobacco products outside the United States. The New York Times reported...
NEW YORK— Target's reinvention plan continues. The retailer said Thursday that Kathryn Tesija, who also served as executive vice president, will move temporarily to a strategic adviser role on July 6 and plans to leave the company in April 2016. In a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission Thursday, Target said that Tesija will continue to receive her...
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June 18- Rite Aid Corp on Thursday lowered its full-year profit outlook after reporting worse-than-expected first-quarter earnings hurt by interest costs and taxes related to a pending acquisition. Rite Aid, which sells over-the-counter drugs, personal care items and food and beverages, said total revenue rose 2.8 percent to $6.6 billion, with...
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*United Tech falls as it looks to exit helicopter business. June 15- Stocks fell on Wall Street on Monday as investors fretted over the consequences of a possible debt default by Greece, but talk of multi-billion dollar healthcare deals buoyed shares in the sector, cutting into the market's loss. After Sunday's breakdown of the cash-for-reform talks between...
U.S. stocks closed lower as investors remained anxious over stalled Greece debt talks and the upcoming two-day Federal Reserve meeting.
CVS is buying Target's pharmacy business, but the deal shouldn't raise antitrust concerns or prices, NBC News reports.
June 15- Drugstore operator CVS Health Corp said it will acquire Target Corp's U.S. pharmacy and clinics businesses in a $1.9 billion deal that will help it bargain with drug makers for lower prices. "The addition of the Target pharmacy adds significant purchasing clout for pharmaceuticals," FBR Capital markets analyst Steven Halper wrote in a note.
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June 15- Drugstore operator CVS Health Corp said it will acquire Target Corp's U.S. pharmacy and clinics businesses for about $1.9 billion to boost sales and prescription volumes. CVS's shares were up 0.4 percent at $102.65 in premarket trading on Monday, while Target's were flat at $79.50. Barclays is CVS's financial adviser, while Target's is Goldman Sachs.
CVS Health and Target on Monday announced a deal for CVS to acquire Target's pharmacy and clinic businesses for about $1.9 billion.
June 15- Drugstore operator CVS Health Corp said it will acquire Target Corp's pharmacy and clinic businesses for about $1.9 billion.
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