Delivering Value for Shareholders through Share Buyback Programs, Royalty Revenues, and Capital Plans - Research Report on

  Delivering Value for Shareholders through Share Buyback Programs, Royalty
    Revenues, and Capital Plans - Research Report on Abbott, PAREXEL, PDL
                 BioPharma, Health Net, and Molina Healthcare

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NEW YORK, June 21, 2013

NEW YORK, June 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

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Today, Wall Street Reports announced new research reports highlighting Abbott
Laboratories (NYSE: ABT), PAREXEL International Corporation (NASDAQ: PRXL),
PDL BioPharma Inc. (NASDAQ: PDLI), Health Net, Inc. (NYSE: HNT), and Molina
Healthcare, Inc. (NYSE: MOH). Today's readers may access these reports free of
charge - including full price targets, industry analysis and analyst ratings -
via the links below.

Abbott Laboratories Research Report

On June 14, 2013, Abbott Laboratories (Abbott) announced that its Board of
Directors has approved a new share repurchase program of up to $3 billion of
the corporation's common stock. The new share repurchase program replaces the
previous $5 billion program, which was announced in October 2008, and was
recently completed. The purchases may be made from time to time, subject to
market conditions and regulatory considerations. On the same day, Abbott's
Board of Directors also declared a quarterly common dividend of $0.14 per
share, payable on August 15, 2013, to shareholders of record at the close of
business on July 15, 2013. The Full Research Report on Abbott Laboratories -
including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is
available to download free of charge at:
[http://www.wsreports.com/r/full_research_report/0bcf_ABT]

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PAREXEL International Corporation Research Report

On June 13, 2013, PAREXEL International Corporation (PAREXEL) announced that
Ingo Bank has been appointed as the Company's Senior Vice President and will
become Chief Financial Officer on September 1, 2013, after fiscal year-end
audited financial statements have been filed. He will join PAREXEL on July 8,
2013 after serving as Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President of
Philips Healthcare, a Royal Philips company. Banks will succeed outgoing Chief
Financial Officer James F. Winschel Jr., who will remain at the Company as
Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer until September 1, 2013,
after which he will serve as Executive Vice President until his planned
retirement in 2014.The Full Research Report on PAREXEL International
Corporation - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price
targets - is available to download free of charge at:
[http://www.wsreports.com/r/full_research_report/037f_PRXL]

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PDL BioPharma Inc. Research Report

On June 11, 2013, PDL BioPharma Inc. (PDL BioPharma) announced its royalty
revenue guidance for Q2 2013 (period ending June 30, 2013). The Company
expects royalty revenue of approximately $143 million, as compared to royalty
revenue of $126 million in Q2 2012. The Company stated that the projected
growth is driven by increased Q1 2013 sales for all licensed products for
which PDL BioPharma receives royalties in Q2 2013. According to PDL BioPharma,
worldwide sales of Avastin increased approximately 8% YoY in Q1 2013, and
ex-U.S. manufactured and sold Avastin's Q1 2013 sales represented 46% of total
Avastin sales, as compared to 20% in Q1 2012. Worldwide sales of Herceptin
increased approximately 7% YoY in Q1 2013, and ex-U.S. manufactured and sold
Herceptin's Q1 2013 sales represented 34% of total Herceptin sales, as
compared to 41% in Q1 2012. Worldwide sales for Lucentis increased
approximately 8% YoY, with all sales coming from inventory produced in the US.
Lastly, worldwide sales for Tysabri, a Biogen Idec product, increased
approximately 12% YoY in Q1 2013. Tysabri royalties are determined at a flat
rate as a percentage of sales regardless of location of manufacture or sale.
Avastin, Herceptin, Lucentis, Xolair, Perjeta, and Kadcyla (the Genentech
Products) are subject to a tiered royalty rate for product that is made or
sold in the US and a flat royalty rate of 3% for product that is manufactured
outside of the US (ex-US manufactured and sold). The Full Research Report on
PDL BioPharma Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and
price targets - is available to download free of charge at:
[http://www.wsreports.com/r/full_research_report/0666_PDLI]

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Health Net, Inc. Research Report

On June 18, 2013, Health Net Foundation, Inc.'s (Health Net) charitable
foundation announced that it will provide a $200,000 grant to the Southern
California Education Fund (SCEF). This grant is intended to help the
organization launch a pilot program in the San Fernando and San Gabriel
valleys, called Connecting Families to Health Coverage and Care. The program
involves trained volunteer leaders in schools, places of worship, and
community groups, who will help enroll individuals and their family members
into health care coverage.The Full Research Report on Health Net, Inc. -
including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is
available to download free of charge at:
[http://www.wsreports.com/r/full_research_report/6f92_HNT]

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Molina Healthcare, Inc. Research Report

On June 17, 2013, Molina Healthcare, Inc. (Molina Healthcare) announced that
through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Molina Center LLC, the Company has
successfully completed a sale and lease back transaction with the dedicated
net lease group of Angelo, Gordon & Co (AG) for $158 million. Under the terms
of the transaction, Molina Healthcare sold to AG its principal executive
offices in Long Beach, California, as well as an office building in Columbus,
Ohio, that houses the principal health plan operations of Molina Healthcare of
Ohio, the Company's wholly-owned subsidiary. Commenting on the sale, J. Mario
Molina, M.D., Chief Executive Officer of Molina Healthcare, said, "Consistent
with our long-term capital plan, this transaction unlocks additional capital,
allowing Molina Healthcare to fund future growth initiatives while remaining
committed to our mission of serving low-income families and individuals." The
Full Research Report on Molina Healthcare, Inc. - including full detailed
breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free
of charge at: [http://www.wsreports.com/r/full_research_report/105d_MOH]

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