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Rite Aid shareholders overwhelmingly approved a nearly $3 billion deal to buy more than 1,800 Brooks and Eckerd stores and become the largest drugstore operator on the East Coast.
Wayne Best tells CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera that card redemptions by "the cautious consumer" will boost sales volume in the week following Christmas.
Tokyo stocks closed almost flat on Christmas Day. Trade was thin, with participants citing the holidays in overseas markets.
Stocks bucked a trend and closed lower on the last session before the Christmas holiday on investor concerns about a slower economy.
The shareholders' motion filed Thursday evening claims that Caremark board members will personally benefit from the CVS deal and have entered into a strict merger agreement that keeps them from seeking out the best deal for shareholders.
Profit was $431.7 million, or 43 cents a share, in the fiscal first quarter ended Nov. 30, compared with $345.6 million, or 34 cents a share, a year earlier.
Freeman tells CNBC's Carl Quintanilla why consumer confidence will soften and housing inventories will improve in 2007 in an interview only on cnbc.com’s home page.
U.S. stocks staged a powerful rally as another string of deals boosted momentum and sent a number of indexes to new highs. Mary Thompson is CNBC’s Eye on the Floor at the NYSE and had all the final details with a look at the markets on "Closing Bell." Today’s flurry of mergers and acquisitions exceeded $20 billion dollars.
Walgreen posted a greater-than-expected 9.3% rise in sales at stores open at least a year in November, sending its shares up more than 3%.