Submitted by ub on Mon, 12/04/2017 - 09:05

CVS pharmacy and Health Insurance, Aetna, two industry giants have agreed to a $69B engagement. If this romantic evolution is consummated in marriage and is ultimately approved, Americans will surely feel the pinch.

CVS Health, Aetna agree to $69B merger

If CVS Buys Aetna, America's Pharmacy Choices Narrow…

The acquisition, which has been reportedly in talks for months, would be one of the largest such mergers in the history of health care.

CVS Health is buying Aetna for $69 billion in cash and stock in a long-expected deal that reflects a rapidly shifting healthcare landscape.

Drugstore giant CVS is buying Aetna, one of the biggest US health insurers, for $69 billion.

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