Tag Archives: AbbVie

Table for two: AbbVie was Allergan’s only suitor in $63B takeover that shocked the industry

AbbVie’s $ 63 billion, mega-takeover agreement for Allergan took most of the industry by surprise when the two drugmakers dropped the news in late June. Turns out it’s easier to keep a corporate courtship under wraps when only two parties are involved. The deal that turned into this year’s biggest M&A blockbuster began with a phone… Read More »

Four Top Stock Picks For 2019: AbbVie, IBM, McCormick And Starbucks

Starbucks is listed as a MoneyShow.com 2019 Top Pick. Above is a Starbucks coffee shop in Harvard Square in Cambridge, Mass. (Photo by AP/Charles Krupa) Every year for over three decades, MoneyShow.com has surveyed the nation’s leading newsletter advisors asking for their favorite stocks for the year ahead. Four stocks – AbbVie , IBM ,… Read More »