Amgen's (AMGN) board has approved a $2B increase to its share buyback program. This amount is in...

|About: Amgen Inc. (AMGN)|By:, SA News Editor

Amgen's (AMGN) board has approved a $2B increase to its share buyback program. This amount is in addition to approximately $500M remaining under its existing $10B share repurchase program. Amgen expects that the increase being announced today will cover share repurchases into 2014.