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Pfizer eyes AstraZeneca for a reported $100 billion

8:26 AM MDT | April 22, 2014 | Natasha Alperowicz

UK press over the weekend said that Pfizer has made initial approaches to acquire AstraZeneca for £60 billion ($101 billion) in the world’s largest pharma acquisition. Both companies declined to comment on the report, which appears in The Sunday Times. A deal between Pfizer and AstraZeneca would create one of the top 10 companies globally by market value. AstraZeneca has rejected Pfizer’s overtures, according to the reports.   AstraZeneca is in a transitional phase, with sales and earnings expected to decline for the next couple of years...

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