Why Covidien Is Buying Given Imaging at a Premium

Dec. 9 (Bloomberg) -- Given Imaging jumped the most on record after Covidien Plc offered to buy the Israeli maker of swallowable cameras at a 27 percent premium to the closing price of its U.S.-traded stock. Elliott Gotkin reports on Bloomberg Television's "Countdown." (Source: Bloomberg)
A Salesforce Deal Presents Challenges to Microsoft: Thill
41:52 - UBS's Brent Thill discusses the reports that Microsoft may be evaluating a bid for Salesforce.com. He speaks with Bloomberg's Alix Steel on "Street Smart." (Source: Bloomberg)
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