Medivation, Inc. (NASDAQ:MDVN)

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Pfizer Pays a Big Premium for Medivation

In one of the longest running bidding wars in recent times, Pfizer Inc. (NYSE: PFE) has finally reeled in cancer-drug maker Medivation Inc. (NASDAQ: MDVN) for a whopping $81.50 a ...
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How Much Medivation Can Really Fetch in a Buyout

Medivation Inc. (NASDAQ: MDVN) has been among the top future biotech mergers for quite some time. The problem is that we still have no idea which company will buy Medivation, ...
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Do Confidentiality Agreements Signal an Impending Medivation Acquisition?

Medivation Inc. (NASDAQ: MDVN) made waves early Wednesday following the announcement of confidentiality agreements after rejecting an acquisition proposal from Sanofi. Over the past three months, France-based Sanofi has been pursuing ...
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How Medivation Shareholders May Lose Big by Poison Pill in Hostile Takeover Fight With Sanofi

Sanofi S.A. (NYSE: SNY) wants Medivation Inc. (NASDAQ: MDVN) and it is going to extreme lengths to get it. Usually the term “hostile takeover” is an exaggeration, but in this case ...
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Analysts Adjust Predictions on Medivation Buyout Price

One time when missing earnings estimates doesn't matter much is when there is bidding war for the company. That's the position that Medivation Inc. (NASDAQ: MDVN) found itself in after ...
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4 Biotechs That Will Escape Weak Seasonal Trends for the Sector

All sectors of the market tend to have times of the year that are better than others, and biotechnology is no different. Typically each year, the first quarter is the ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Devon Energy, Illumina, Pandora, Panera, Potash, Regions Financial, Southwestern Energy and More

Stocks were higher on Monday, with the Dow Jones Industrial recapturing the 18,000 level again. This marked the 2016 high and also is the first close above 18,000 going back ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, AIG, Medivation, PayPal, Shake Shack, TerraForm Power and More

Stocks were poised to open higher on a continued Yellen-induced rally from Tuesday's dovish speech. With stocks fighting over being positive or negative for 2016 now, investors are again caught ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Applied Materials, Duke Energy, Entergy, Salesforce, SunEdison and More

Stocks were indicated lower on Friday morning. It seems that the three-day rally that ended on Thursday was met by valuation sellers again. 24/7 Wall St. reviews dozens of analyst reports ...
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Opposing Views on Medivation News and Xtandi

Medivation, Inc. (NASDAQ: MDVN) was not having a great day on Wednesday. Its shares were seen down 5% or so at $33.10 shortly before the close. News was out on ...
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Insider Buying Skyrockets as Holiday Week Approaches: Sears, Cigna, Vanda Pharmaceuticals and More

With the Christmas holiday just a week away, the big insiders at major companies around Wall Street are doing some early shopping for themselves, taking advantage of what has been ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Chipotle, Cree, First Solar, NVIDIA, Seaworld, SunPower, Time, TJX and Many More

Stocks were mixed ahead of the key payrolls and unemployment report on Friday. Investors have proven repeatedly that they want to buy stocks on weakness or when there is value. ...
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4 Pharmaceutical Companies Leading the Breast Cancer Fight

If one cancer strikes a chord with women all over the world, it is breast cancer. While treatments have improved dramatically, it still ranks as the most common cancer among ...
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Bull and Bear

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Aduro Bio, Facebook, Lululemon, MGIC, Nokia, Schlumberger, Yum and More

Stocks were indicated up on Monday morning after Friday's sell-off. One trend that has been in place for over three years now is that investors have lined up and bought ...
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Insider Buying in Energy Ramps Up as Market Continues Higher

One thing we have noticed as the market has crept steadily higher this year is that insider buying has never hit a total wall. There has been consistent purchasing, and ...
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