AstraZeneca Gets Patent Blow and 4 Stocks At 52-Week Highs

AmerisourceBergen (NYSE:ABC): Closing price $52.41

The firm will divest its contract packaging unit, AndersonBrecon, to an entity formed by affiliates of an investor group headed by Frazier Healthcare VI for the purpose of buying AndersonBrecon. The purchase price for the cash transaction is $308 million, subject to the usual adjustments for, among other things, the working capital of the business. The transaction should close in the third quarter of fiscal 2013, which ends June 30th. Shares closed up 1.49 percent on Tuesday at $52.41, and have been traded in a 52-week range of $35.48 to $52.15.

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