AmerisourceBergen Corporation (ABC)

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Last closing price (Oct 30 4:00 EDT):
84.84 (6.40%) ? 
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Return to date (1m/3m/6m/12m):
10.66% ? 
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Description:
AmerisourceBergen Corporation, a pharmaceutical services company, provides drug distribution and related healthcare services and solutions to pharmacy, physician, and manufacturer customers primarily in the United States and Canada. The company distributes brand-name and generic pharmaceuticals, over-the-counter healthcare products, home healthcare supplies and equipment, and related services to various healthcare providers, including acute care hospitals and health systems, independent and chain retail pharmacies, mail order pharmacies, medical clinics, long-term care and other alternate site pharmacies, and other customers. It also offers pharmacy automation, inventory management, reimbursement and pharmaceutical consulting, staffing, logistics, and pharmacy management services to healthcare providers and pharmaceutical manufacturers. In addition, the company provides scalable automated pharmacy dispensing equipment, medication and supply dispensing cabinets, and supply management software to various retail and institutional healthcare providers. Further, it offers pharmaceutical distribution and other services to physicians, who specialize in various disease states; distributes plasma and other blood products, injectible pharmaceuticals, and vaccines; and provides third party logistics, reimbursement support programs, outcomes research, contract field staffing, patient and copay assistance, adherence programs, risk mitigation, and other market access programs and services to pharmaceutical and biotechnology manufacturers. Additionally, the company delivers packaging solutions to institutional and retail healthcare providers. It operates through a network of distribution service centers and other operations. AmerisourceBergen Corporation was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Chesterbrook, Pennsylvania.
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Nicholas Jansen Raymond James Buy   Nov 01, '13   65.49  73.00  Nov 01, '14  29.55% 
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Tom Gallucci Lazard Capital Markets Buy   Jul 17, '13   57.66  67.00  Jul 17, '14  26.55% 
Glen Santangelo Credit Suisse Buy   Jul 11, '13   57.29    Jul 11, '14  27.28% 
David Larsen Leerink Swann Llc Buy   Jun 11, '13   54.05    Jun 11, '14  33.23% 
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Robert Jones Goldman Sachs Buy   Apr 10, '13   52.54    Apr 10, '14  23.72% 
Tom Gallucci Lazard Capital Markets Buy   Apr 04, '13   51.08  60.00  Apr 04, '14  28.82% 
George Hill Citi Buy   Mar 20, '13   49.52    Mar 20, '14  35.04% 
David Toung Argus Research Company Buy   Mar 19, '13   49.35  60.00  Mar 19, '14  37.49% 
Robert Willoughby BofA Merrill Lynch Buy   Mar 19, '13   49.35    Mar 19, '14  37.49% 
Nicholas Jansen Raymond James Buy   Feb 11, '13   46.05  52.00  Feb 11, '14  44.13% 
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