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Gilead's Smart Risk
By Brian Gorman
October 2, 2006

Gilead Sciences' (Nasdaq: GILD) acquisition party rolls on. In its biggest deal yet, the company announced today that it will purchase fellow drug developer Myogen (Nasdaq: MYOG) for $2.5 billion in cash. Gilead's stock is taking a hit at the moment, perhaps because of worry about the acquisition's price tag. However, investors can rest assured that this deal rests on sound thinking......
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