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Medco buys PolyMedica for $1.5bn

Executive Summary

Pharmacy benefits manager Medco Health Solutions is acquiring glucose testing company PolyMedica for $1.5bn. Medco is paying $53 each (a 19% premium) for all 23.46mm outstanding shares, plus debt.
Deal Industry
  • Biotechnology
  • In Vitro Diagnostics
    • Glucose Testing
  • Pharmaceuticals
Deal Status
  • Final
Deal Type
  • Acquisition
    • Payment Includes Cash
    • Full Acquisition
    • Includes Contract

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