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The year’s biggest deal is far from certain (AET, CVS)





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  • CVS Health’s massive acquisition of Aetna could face heightened regulatory scrutiny amid the Trump administration’s new regulatory regime.
  • Aetna’s stock is trading about 10% below the per-share offer price, reflecting investor uncertainty that the deal will get approval.

A year ago, CVS Health‘s $69 billion acquisition of Aetna would’ve probably skated past regulatory proceedings. But things have changed under the Trump administration, and investors don’t look particularly confident that the mega-deal will be approved.

This uncertainty around the deal — the biggest to be announced in 2017 — is being reflected by Aetna’s stock, read more >>>

Source:: BusinessInsider.Com

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