TITLE

Stock shock

AUTHOR(S)
Sibbald, Barbara
PUB. DATE
December 2005
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;12/6/2005, Vol. 173 Issue 12, p1438
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the value of company stock sold by executives with Guidant Corp. as of December 2005. Involvement of Guidant Corp. in a class-action lawsuit in Canada and the U.S.; Background on the move of executives in selling the shares.
ACCESSION #
18939175

 

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