Growth in the segment has stunted over the past few years, prompting the new CEO to look at acquisitions.
The cosmetics company needs more time to think about the latest bid.
A jittery Europe, a slowing China, and a weak US recovery means rock-solid income is a great choice for investors looking to ride out the storm.
Mergers and acquisitions activity is heating up among big pharma and biotechs.
These stocks have yet to claw their way back to their perches before the financial crisis, but they're finally showing signs of life.
Despite more jobless claims than expected and disappointing results from Exxon Mobil, stocks were up at midday.
With reliable earnings and dividends, this stalwart is a AAA-rated play in health care.
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