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  1. Gilead: How Sweet It IsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | Seeking Alpha

    ... 5:37 PM EDT) -- A Federal Circuit panel on Wednesday affirmed a Patent Trial and Appeal Board ruling that Gilead Pharmasset LLC invented a hepatitis C treatment before Idenix Pharmaceuticals LLC and will be granted a patent. The court evaluated ...

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  2. 3 History-Making StocksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2017 | The Motley Fool

    ... news is that Gilead has a pretty good track record of making deals. In 2011, the biotech spent $11 billion to buy Pharmasset -- picking up a drug later to be called Sovaldi. Jordan Wathen has no position in any stocks mentioned. Keith Speights owns ...

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  3. 3 Stocks That Generate Tons of CashRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | The Motley Fool

    ... infectious disease portfolio with inorganic growth. The last time Gilead made a large acquisition, it acquired Pharmasset for $11 billion in 2011 and set the foundation for its dominant HCV product portfolio. Not to mention, this cash flow is ...

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  4. Cash is always king for the true survivors of global stock marketsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2017 | Independent.ie

    ... patients using Gilead's products provide an attractive recurring revenue stream. In 2012, Gilead acquired Pharmasset for $10.6bn (a 9.7bn). Pharmasset's main asset was a potential cure for Hepatitis C that had shown excellent clinical trial results. ...

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  5. AAFP Joins Campaign to Push Against Rising Drug PricesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | American Academy of Family Physicians

    ... prices and development costs, the campaign noted that the hepatitis C drug sofosbuvir (Sovaldi) was developed by Pharmasset, a small company whose primary funding came from the NIH. Yet despite taxpayers having largely footed the bill for developing ...

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  6. Gilead Sciences: The Bull, the Bear and the Fence-SitterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2017 | The Motley Fool

    ... and this cash flow gives it the ability to do just that. Remember, the last major purchase Gilead made was Pharmasset, for $11 billion, and that only fueled its entire HCV product portfolio. With Gilead valued at just nine times forward earnings, ...

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  7. Why PTC Therapeutics may have to lower the price on a $89,000-a-year drug it just boughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | MarketWatch

    ... Marathon paused its launch , noting pushback from the DMD community. Sovaldi intensified upon the discovery that Pharmasset Inc., which developed the drug, projected it would cost about $36,000 per course of treatment. Emflaza in particular garnered ...

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  8. Gilead: Is Management The Issue?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2017 | Seeking Alpha

    ... stock's ~24-month slide mounts. Once lauded as "geniuses" for acquiring it hepatitis C franchise by purchasing Pharmasset for a "mere" $11 billion in 2011, management is increasingly referred to as overpaid incompetents. The criticism generally ...

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  9. Why Gilead Sciences Is a BuyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2017 | The Motley Fool

    ... acquisitions, and I'll talk briefly about a couple of them. When they bought Triangle Pharmaceuticals in 2003 and Pharmasset in 2012, in both cases, there was a lot of speculation by analysts that they overpaid. Triangle provided an HIV drug called ...

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  10. Gilead's HCV Guidance Wasn't SandbaggedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | Seeking Alpha

    ... model investors love and why. All the talk surrounding Gilead (NASDAQ: GILD ) for the last few years since the Pharmasset acquisition has been centered around the HCV revenue stream from sofosbuvir-based products. Recently, Gilead guided HCV revenue ...

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  11. Pharma M&A In 2017: The Most Likely Deal HuntersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2017 | Seeking Alpha

    ... to re-discover the magic elixir of growth through another transformative deal like it did with Triangle and Pharmasset (that yielded Sovaldi). With a cash pile of USD 32bn and low leverage (Expected 2017 Debt / Ebitda is expected to be less than 2) ...

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  12. Cramer: Here's the Reason for Allergan's Remarkable RunRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | TheStreet.com

    ... what did Gilead ( GILD ) do to get into the Hepatitis C segment? It spent $11 billion, an 89% premium, to acquire Pharmasset, which had a promising potential cure for the often fatal disease. It's more important now than ever to return to the old ...

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  13. 'Want to know why Allergan was up so much? Look at why Gilead was down.'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | TheStreet.com

    ... what did Gilead (GILD) do to get into the Hepatitis C segment? It spent $11 billion, an 89% premium, to acquire Pharmasset, which had a promising potential cure for the often fatal disease....349 more words left in this article. To read them, just ...

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  14. 3 attractive income stocks whose dividends could doubleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2017 | USA Today

    ... acquisitions and boost its shareholder yield. Remember, the last time Gilead made a big acquisition it acquired Pharmasset's leading asset, which spawned its HCV line of drugs. Currently paying out $1.88 annually (a 2.6% dividend yield), but slated ...

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  15. The Single Most Important Number for Gilead SciencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2017 | The Motley Fool

    ... equivalent of a wise dairy farmer? I think so. In November 2011, Gilead Sciences announced that it was acquiring Pharmasset for $11.2 billion. Gilead had free cash flow of roughly $3.5 billion in 2011. That acquisition led to Sovaldi, which led to ...

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