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Dexcom Is in Talks to Acquire Device Firm Insulet

  • Companies could reach merger agreement in coming weeks
  • Potential deal would create a new giant in diabetes devices
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Dexcom Inc. is in talks to acquire medical-device company Insulet Corp. in a deal that would create a giant in diabetes devices, according to people with knowledge of the matter. Insulet rose as much as 16% in after-market trading on the news. 

Talks between the companies are ongoing and an agreement could be reached in the coming weeks, said the people, who asked not to be identified because the information is private. Discussions could still be delayed or fall apart, the people said.