MAP Investors: X Marks the Buyout


Shares of MAP Pharmaceuticals skyrocketed today, up nearly 60% on the news that the company was being acquired by its marketing partner Allergan for the premium of $25 per share. In this video, Motley Fool health-care analyst David Williamson tells us some of the unexpected synergies that Allergan, the company behind Botox, will be looking for in MAP Pharmaceuticals, and why this might be a good fit.

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