Report: To Protect a Client and Itself, CVS to Buy Aetna

Newser| Sun Dec 03 13:16:49 EST 2017
This May 15, 2017, file photo, shows a CVS pharmacy sign at a store in Hialeah, Fla. CVS will buy insurance giant Aetna in a roughly $69 billion deal that will help the drugstore chain provide more health care and keep a key client, according to a person with knowledge of the matter.   (AP Photo/Alan Diaz, File) (Newser) – CVS will buy insurance giant Aetna in a roughly $69 billion deal that will protect a key client—and possibly protect itself from Amazon—a person with knowledge of the matter said Sunday. CVS will pay about $207 in cash and stock for each share of Aetna, according to the person, who spoke on condition of anonymity because the deal has not been announced publicly. ..

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