Pfizer & AstraZeneca...No Need For Government Meddling

wochit business
May 06, 2014 AT 7:02 AM
American pharmaceutical giant Pfizer reported on Monday quarterly revenue that was shy of Wall Street expectations. Sales of established patented brands and generic drugs declined and so highlighted one reason why Pfizer appears relentless in its pursuit of UK rival AstraZeneca as it seeks ways and means to drive future top and bottom line growth. The approach to AstraZeneca if successful would be the largest acquisition of a British company by a foreign business.