Shares of Amylin Pharmaceuticals (AMLN +8.4%) finished markedly higher on reports that the...

|By:, SA News Editor

Shares of Amylin Pharmaceuticals (AMLN +8.4%) finished markedly higher on reports that the company, which is on the sales block, was already receiving bids from Sanofi (SAN) and Merck (MRK) in excess of $25 per share.