The CDC says many poor and uninsured people fail to take medication, leading to ER visits. One-fifth of all patients ask for cheaper drugs.
An aging population and health care reform will boost long-term demand in this sector.
While chains like CVS and Rite-Aid depend on pharmacy profits, the warehouse retailer uses prescriptions to draw traffic.
Employees don't have to steal a dime for their records to be permanently tarred in databases used by Target, CVS and other stores.
Loyalty programs, online codes and deeper everyday discounts are taking a cut out of the weekly circular.
The company will penalize employees $600 a year if they don't take part in its 'voluntary' wellness program.
Best Buy reinstated with a 'buy,' and Cisco downgraded to 'hold.'
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