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2012-02-23 11:24:00

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Feb. 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The 60 Plus Association today sent a letter of gratitude to Members of Congress, many of whom who have contacted the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) with concerns over the proposed merger between pharmacy benefit managers (PBMs) Express Scripts, Inc. and Medco Health Solutions. The organization made it clear "it appreciates these legislators interceding on behalf of their 7.1 million supporters to defend patient choice, pharmacy access and health...

2012-02-21 05:30:00

FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J., Feb. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Fourth-Quarter 2011 Highlights: Record GAAP diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.08 increased 22.7 percent; Diluted EPS of $1.14, excluding $43.6 million of expenses associated with the pending merger with Express Scripts, Inc., increased 29.5 percent over $0.88 in fourth-quarter 2010 Record diluted EPS, excluding all intangible amortization and merger-related expenses, increased 26.3 percent to $1.25 from $0.99 in fourth-quarter...

2012-02-14 08:55:00

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Feb. 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The 60 Plus Association (60 Plus) today sent a letter asking Congressional leaders to weigh in with the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) against the proposed merger between Express Scripts, Inc. (ESI) and Medco Health Solutions, two pharmacy benefit managers (PBMs) that administer prescription benefits for many health plans, including some Medicare Part D plans. 60 Plus is a non-partisan seniors advocacy group, with over 7.1 million...

2012-02-13 09:10:00

WASHINGTON, Feb. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 50 employers from across the country today sent a letter to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) expressing concern about the proposed merger between pharmacy benefit managers (PBMs) Express Scripts, Inc. (ESI) and Medco Health Solutions. The group said that approving the $29 billion deal could make pharmacy plans more expensive for employers and hurt businesses and employers throughout their communities. In the letter, the group...

2012-02-13 07:00:00

FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J., Feb. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Expensive specialty drugs, which are used to treat rare or complex medical conditions, have been one of the fastest growing categories in health care for nearly a decade, as price inflation and higher utilization continue to increase costs. Medco Health Solutions, Inc. (NYSE:MHS), has introduced a new medical benefit management program to better manage specialty medications covered under major medical plans by bringing greater...

2012-02-07 09:00:00

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Feb. 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The 60 Plus Association (60 Plus) today sent a letter asking the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to block the proposed merger between Express Scripts, Inc. (ESI) and Medco Health Solutions, two pharmacy benefit managers (PBMs) that administer prescription benefits for many health plans, including some Medicare Part D plans. 60 Plus is a non-partisan seniors advocacy group, with over 7.1 million supporters. In the letter, 60 Plus detailed...

2012-02-07 08:10:00

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Feb. 7, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Insiderslab.com has issued insider trading reports and Equity Research for the following companies: Gilead Sciences (NASDAQ:GILD), Alpha Natural Resources (NYSE:ANR), General Electric (NYSE:GE), and Medco Health Solutions (NYSE:MHS). (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100419/HKM001LOGO ) (Read full report by clicking the link below, you may need to copy and paste the full link to your browser.) Report Highlights:...

2012-02-06 17:19:00

ST. LOUIS, Feb. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Express Scripts, Inc. (Nasdaq: ESRX) announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, Aristotle Holding, Inc., a Delaware corporation ("Aristotle"), has successfully priced a private offering of senior notes consisting of $1.0 billion aggregate principal amount of 2.10% senior notes due 2015, $1.5 billion aggregate principal amount of 2.65% senior notes due 2017 and $1.0 billion aggregate principal amount of 3.90% senior notes due 2022. The...

2012-02-06 09:00:00

DETROIT, Feb. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a recent national survey, 17.1 percent of Americans lack health insurance, and more than nine million of the nation's uninsured rely on federally qualified health centers (FQHC), non-profit community clinics and free clinics each year for primary care. While these clinics serve the critical health care needs of the uninsured, patients oftentimes cannot afford the medications prescribed by the clinic's physicians, or navigate a...

2012-02-01 09:35:00

FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J., Feb. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Medco Health Solutions, Inc. (NYSE: MHS) plans to announce its fourth-quarter and full-year 2011 financial results in a press release before the market opens on Tuesday, February 21, 2012. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100609/MEDCOLOGO ) Following the release, management will hold a conference call to review the financial results and related matters at 8:30 a.m. ET. To access the live conference call via telephone:...