Description: CVS Health (CVS, -1.96%), which operates the massive Caremark pharmacy benefits manager as well as the CVS drugstore chain, is getting close to acquiring Aetna (AET, +0.64%) in a deal for more than $66 billion in cash and stock.
Source: Fortune.com – video report
Date: Nov 30, 2017
Questions for discussion:
- Explain the motivation for the merger?
- Do you think the deal is good for both companies and their shareholders?