PhillyPharma Archive: April, 2012

Report: Pfizer might sell infant-nutrition unit to Nestle

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Pfizer said last July that it might sell its infant nutrition and animal health divisions and the Wall Street Journal reported that Pfizer... Read more

J&J: McNeil problems continue, increasing costs

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Johnson & Johnson said first quarter profit rose, but there was slight decrease in total sales and the company is facing increasing costs... Read more

J&J to report earnings Tuesday morning

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Johnson & Johnson will report first quarter earnings Tuesday morning before the stock market opens in New York and then host a conference... Read more

Glaxo issues 2011 corporate responsibility report

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GlaxoSmithKline issued its 2011 corporate responsibility report, which explains how the company says it is trying to be a good citizen in the... Read more

AstraZeneca chief under pressure

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AstraZeneca and its chief executive officer are reportedly under increasing pressure from investors to boost the fortunes of the pharmaceutical... Read more

Pharma-government deals involve McKesson and maybe Teva

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Like some folks on Wall Street, some in the pharmaceutical community bemoan the existence of government.....until the government gives them... Read more

Arkansas judge fines J&J $1.2 billion

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An Arkansas judge fined Johnson & Johnson $1.2 billion Wednesday because the health-care giant’s Janssen subsidiary marketed the... Read more

JOBS, fraud, pain meds and Pfizer trims severance pay

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We'll end the week with a couple things worth mentioning. JOBS Act: President Obama signed a bill that got through both houses of Congress... Read more