BBG AMER HEALTH-SERVICE 3 Month Change
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BBG AMER HEALTH-SERVICE-6.380-0.935%
The Bloomberg Americas Health Care Services Index is a capitalization-weighted index of the leading health care services stocks in the North, South, and Central American region. The index was developed with a base value of 100 as of December 31, 1999. The parent index is BWORLDUS.

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Essilor to Buy Ray-Ban Maker Luxottica for About $24 Billion (4)

French lensmaker Essilor International SA agreed to buy Luxottica Group SpA, the maker of Ray-Ban sunglasses, for about 22.8 billion euros ($24 billion) in stock, combining the largest manufacturer and retailer in eyewear.

New FDA Chief Should Have Medical Experience, Drugmakers Say

President-elect Donald Trump’s pick to lead the U.S. Food and Drug Administration should have a medical background, and the agency should continue evaluating new medications’ effectiveness, drugmaker executives said in comments indicating opposition to two candidates for the regulator’s top post.

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