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Medco Will Buy PolyMedica In $1.5 Billion Deal

This article was originally published in The Pink Sheet Daily

Executive Summary

Acquisition expands Medco's presence in diabetes, where PolyMedica is best known for its Liberty brand of testing supplies.

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