Guidant Sues J&J to Force Acquisition

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Guidant (GDT ) posted 32 cents vs. 63 cents third quarter earnings per share (adjusted) from continuing operations on a 14% sales drop. It initiated a lawsuit to force Johnson & Johnson to complete the acquisition of the company on existing terms.

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