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Pharmaceuticals and Return on Investment (ROI)

5:21 AM MDT | March 26, 2009 | Girish Malhotra

Every reader is an investor. Investors know that there has to be a good return on their investment irrespective of the place of investment. We have all been taught that different risks necessitate different ROI. For “low risk investments,” ROI of 10-24% is suggested, 24% being in Pharmaceuticals. The ROI range for “average risk” is about 15-40%. Again, 40% is for pharmaceuticals. ROI for high-risk investments should be 24-56% with 56% for Pharmaceuticals (1).     In the past few weeks, three major pharmaceutical mergers...

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