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Pharmas That Own Their Markets

Weighing in at 800 pounds. Getty One way to reduce the degree of difficulty associated with pharma investing is to pursue companies that dominate their markets.  Two pharma companies I like because of the breadth and depth of their ‘ownership’ are Zoetis and Vertex Pharmaceuticals.   Though often overlooked, Zoetis is among the world’s leading… Read More »

'We ditched our habit of three takeaways a week, saved thousands, and booked our first holiday in years' – Irish family on their shock wake-up call

Pat and Paula Twomey, and their children Ava (20), Regan (17), Ella (13) from Clane, Co Kildare ‘We ditched our habit of three takeaways a week, saved thousands, and booked our first holiday in years’ – Irish family on their shock wake-up call Independent.ie An Irish family who estimate they spent over €250 on three… Read More »

Walgreens and CVS are redesigning their drugstores to focus more on health. Here's how they compare

Large light wooden beams hang from the ceiling with signs for the health services: optical, lab services, hearing, the “health corner” – where patients can make appointments, and pharmacy. The health services share one waiting room though they each have their own room. People can head to the health corner to speak with a Walgreens… Read More »