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Stockwatch: The Post-Truth Biopharma Rally

Executive Summary

The post-election rally in biopharmaceutical stocks was driven partly by hopes that drug pricing pressures will evaporate. However, this is a facet of post-truth culture rather than a real possibility. As Teva, Mylan and maybe Novartis have demonstrated, more is less when it comes to generic exposure.

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