Breakingviews – Takeda feeling uncomfortable Shire side effects

Reuters Reuters HONG KONG (Reuters Breakingviews) – Takeda Pharmaceutical is showing signs of recovery after a mega-merger, but shareholders keep feeling the pain. Some 18 months after completing a $62 billion takeover of Irish rival Shire, the Japanese drugmaker may sell another business to further pare debt. Promised cost savings are also materialising. A weak […]

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These 3 Numbers Will Tell You Everything You Need to Know About Your Chances of a Second Stimulus Check

Across America, the economy isn’t looking very good. Although June’s unemployment numbers showed there were 4.8 million jobs added, the unemployment rate is still at a record high. More states are also shutting down for a second time, and the economy is likely to falter as coronavirus cases rise nationwide. If you’re worried about your […]

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Best Investment Strategies for a 401(k)

If you have one available to you, your 401(k) can easily become the cornerstone of your retirement plan. People under 50 can generally contribute up to $19,500 per year to their plan, while those 50 or up can sock away as much as $26,000. When the maximum allowed employer contributions are included in the mix, […]

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As Advertisers Leave Facebook, Disney Could Benefit

Facebook (NASDAQ: FB) is already facing headwinds from reduced advertising budgets because the COVID-19 pandemic is causing businesses to reduce expenses. Now, large public companies have started announcing that they will stop paid marketing efforts on Facebook in support of the Stop Hate for Profit campaign.  Although most of Facebook’s sales come from small businesses, […]

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2 Healthcare IPOs Getting a Tailwind From COVID-19 to Consider Buying

If you’re considering investing in one or more recent initial public offerings in the healthcare sector, you’ve got many options. Over the last year, 76 healthcare companies have gone public, according to finviz.com’s data.  While quite a few of these stocks look interesting, two that stand out are digital health specialist Livongo Health (NASDAQ: LVGO) […]

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