McKesson Corporation (MCK)
Last closing price (Oct 30 4:00 EDT):
203.48 (2.53%) ?
McKesson Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, delivers pharmaceuticals, medical supplies, and health care information technologies to the healthcare industry primarily in the United States. It operates in two segments, McKesson Distribution Solutions and McKesson Technology Solutions. The McKesson Distribution Solutions segment distributes ethical and proprietary drugs, medical-surgical supplies and equipment, and health and beauty care products in North America. This segment also provides specialty pharmaceutical solutions for biotech and pharmaceutical manufacturers; and practice management, technology, clinical support, and business solutions to oncology and other specialty practices operating in the community setting. In addition, this segment sells financial, operational, and clinical solutions for retail, hospital, and alternate site pharmacies; and provides consulting and outsourcing services. The McKesson Technology Solutions segment delivers enterprise-wide clinical, patient care, financial, supply chain, and strategic management software solutions, as well as pharmacy automation solutions for hospitals; and connectivity, claims processing, outsourcing, and other services, including remote hosting and managed services to healthcare organizations. This segment also offers InterQual clinical criteria solution, claims payment solutions, and network performance tools. This segments customers include hospitals, physicians, homecare providers, retail pharmacies, and payers in North America, the United Kingdom, Ireland, other European countries, and Israel. McKesson Corporation was founded in 1833 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.
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|Lisa Gill||JPMorgan||Buy||Oct 29, '14||198.45||Oct 29, '15||2.53%|
|Ann Hynes||Mizuho Securities USA||Buy||Oct 29, '14||198.45||220.00||Oct 29, '15||2.53%|
|George Hill||Citi||Buy||Oct 08, '14||199.73||Oct 08, '15||1.88%|
|Glen Santangelo||Credit Suisse||Buy||Aug 04, '14||193.43||Aug 04, '15||5.20%|
|Ann Hynes||Mizuho Securities USA||Buy||Jul 31, '14||191.62||214.00||Jul 31, '15||6.19%|
|Jenson Lee||Unaffiliated||Buy||Jul 10, '14||188.73||225.00||Jan 10, '15||7.82%|
|John Ransom||Raymond James||Buy||Jul 01, '14||189.22||Jul 01, '15||7.54%|
|Ann Hynes||Mizuho Securities USA||Buy||Jun 26, '14||187.85||205.00||Jun 26, '15||8.32%|
|Ann Hynes||Mizuho Securities USA||Buy||Mar 03, '14||175.61||199.00||Mar 03, '15||15.87%|
|Robert Jones||Goldman Sachs||Buy||Feb 19, '14||176.97||Feb 19, '15||14.98%|
|Lisa Gill||JPMorgan||Buy||Feb 07, '14||174.31||Feb 07, '15||16.73%|
|Ross Muken||ISI Group||Buy||Jan 31, '14||173.73||203.00||Jan 31, '15||17.12%|
|Alexander Draper||Raymond James||Buy||Jan 06, '14||159.64||Jan 06, '15||27.46%|
|Charles Rhyee||Cowen And Company||Buy||Oct 25, '13||154.16||173.00||Oct 25, '14||30.27%|
|Ricky Goldwasser||Morgan Stanley||Buy||Oct 25, '13||154.16||Oct 25, '14||30.27%|
|David Larsen||Leerink Swann Llc||Buy||Oct 24, '13||149.20||Oct 24, '14||33.21%|
|Ross Muken||ISI Group||Buy||Oct 14, '13||137.95||152.00||Oct 14, '14||37.49%|
|John Ransom||Raymond James||Buy||Oct 09, '13||132.77||Oct 09, '14||50.43%|
|Alexander Draper||Raymond James||Buy||Oct 09, '13||132.77||Oct 09, '14||50.43%|
|Eric Coldwell||Robert W. Baird & Co., Inc.||Buy||Oct 01, '13||130.82||150.00||Oct 01, '14||48.81%|