Allergan, Inc. (NYSE:AGN)

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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AK Steel, Alcoa, EA, Intel, IBM, Sony, Tyco, Wells Fargo and More

Stocks were looking for direction on Tuesday morning. Investors keep proving each day that they are willing to buy stocks that are discounted or that are overlooked. 24/7 Wall St. ...
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Allergan Accepts Buyout Offer From Actavis, Valeant Bows Out

Botox maker Allergan Inc. (NYSE: AGN), which has fended off offers up to about $173 per share from Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. (NYSE: VRX), announced Monday morning that it has ...
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What Does ValueAct See in Taking an Activist Role in Fertilizers?

Hedge fund ValueAct Capital Management on Friday filed a Form 13-D with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) disclosing the acquisition of 8.19 million shares of Canada-based fertilizer maker ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, Gap, Intel, J.C. Penney, Kinder Morgan and More

Stocks were selling off marginally on Thursday morning after the Fed minutes prompted a rally on Wednesday. Yet again, investors proved how willing they are to buy overlooked or oversold ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Boeing, eBay, Hecla Mining, Janus Capital, Orbitz, Ford and More

Stocks were soft on Wednesday after weak data in Europe and after an Ebola case was confirmed in the United States. Still, investors have shown over and over that they ...
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3 Likely Biotech Buyout Candidates

The pharmaceutical business is a difficult one, because patent expiration and competition are always omnipresent factors. Obviously major companies like to keep large research and development projects moving at full ...
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Is Treasury Plan for Tax Inversion REALLY Trouble for Merger Stocks?

The U.S. Treasury has finally made its proposed effort to deal with the waves of corporate tax inversions that have created such a stir of late. The move is also ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Zynga, Barrick, Allergan, BioCryst, Mylan, NVIDIA and More

Stocks turned green on Friday morning on hopes out of Russia, but the markets have remained at risk. Now that investors have an opportunity to look for stocks that have ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Allergan, Amazon, Chipotle, Netflix, QIWI, Sarepta and More

Stocks were staging a recovery on Tuesday and investors are again looking for upside and sectors where they feel safe. 24/7 Wall St. reviews dozens of analyst research reports each ...
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Allergan Chops 1,500 Jobs to Fend Off Valeant

Allergan Inc. (NYSE: AGN) reported second-quarter 2014 results before markets opened Monday. The Botox-maker posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.51 on revenues of $1.85 billion. In the ...
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Valeant Offer Weaker After Allergan Earnings

Botox-maker Allergan Inc. (NYSE: AGN) released second-quarter earnings Monday morning about an hour after Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. (NYSE: VRX) slammed Allergan for misleading statements about Valeant's Bausch & Lomb ...
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John Paulson Talks Up Valeant and Allergan, and Merger Arb

Hedge fund manager John Paulson spoke at the CNBC Institutional Investor Delivering Alpha conference on Wednesday, offering keen insight in the current merger environment. Paulson signaled that Valeant Pharmaceuticals International ...
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Top Gainers of the S&P 500 of 2014 and the Second Quarter

It seems hard to believe that the second quarter and the first half of 2014 have already come to an end. Such is life, and the five-year bull market has ...
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UBS New Stocks to Buy for Growth at a Reasonable Price

If there was ever a time to get an update on one of the top lists of stocks to buy on Wall Street that we cover here at 24/7 Wall ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, Allergan, Broadcom, NBG, Devon, NOV, Kroger and More

The Dow Jones Industrial Average hit a new high on Monday, and investors keep hearing that this is now a stock picker's market rather than a raging bull market. Each morning ...
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