Medtronic Agrees to Buy Covidien for $42.9B

June 16 (Bloomberg) –-Bloomberg’s Anna Edwards and Mark Barton report on Medtronic, the second largest maker of medical devices in the world, buying Covidien in a deal worth almost $43B on Bloomberg Television’s “Countdown.” (Source: Bloomberg)
China’s Stock Rally Forecasts Fall Short of Reality
04:58 - A year ago, analysts said Shanghai stocks were set to rally 28%. Turns out they weren’t anywhere near optimistic enough as shares ended up more than doubling. Bloomberg’s Shery Ahn reports on “First Up.” (Source: Bloomberg)
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