All posts tagged "drugmakers"
Drugmakers pledge restraint, but prices will still soar
TRENTON, N.J. — Several big drugmakers are trying to quell the furor over high drug prices by revealing more information about their pricing and even pledging to keep a lid on increases. No one should expect to...
- Posted February 28, 2017
Johnson & Johnson in Early Talks to Buy Drugmaker Actelion
NEW YORK — Johnson & Johnson is in early talks to buy the Swiss drugmaker Actelion Pharmaceuticals. Actelion Pharmaceuticals Ltd. makes high blood pressure medicines that treat arteries in the lung and around the heart. Johnson &...
- Posted November 25, 2016
US stock indexes slip further, but bond yields surge
NEW YORK – U.S. stocks slipped for the third consecutive day Thursday as media and defense companies skidded. Bond yields climbed to their highest levels since May, which helped banks and hurt stocks that pay big dividends. Stocks...
- Posted October 27, 2016