SOURCE: Industrial Info Resources

Industrial Info Resources

December 03, 2014 06:15 ET

No Wrinkles in Actavis' $66 Billion Deal to Buy Botox Maker Allergan, an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwired - Dec 3, 2014) - Reported by Annette Kreuger for Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Pharmaceutical company Allergan (NYSE:AGN) (Irvine, California) has accepted a $66 billion buyout offer from Actavis (NYSE:ACT) (Dublin, Ireland), following months of pursuit by Valeant Pharmaceuticals (NYSE:VRX) (Laval, Quebec). Allergan, known chiefly for wrinkle reducer Botox, had continually spurned Valeant's offers, which had reached a peak of $53 billion last May.

Within this article: Details on the buyout, including a list of plants tracked by Industrial Info.

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