Unlike biotechs, many of these companies are pouring money into share buybacks -- instead of their long-term pipelines.
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A drug-by-drug analysis of the pharmaceutical's results. Sales came in 4% below expectations.
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Earnings are starting to look a bit better with half the S&P 500's quarterly results in. Revenue, however, is a different and bothersome story.
While most Americans are paying more, corporations are benefiting as never before from provisions that tilt steeply in their favor.
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