Emdeon (EM) shares soaring 16.8% following a report that Blackstone (BX +5.9%) has agreed to buy...

|About: Emdeon Inc. (EM)|By:, SA News Editor

Emdeon (EM) shares soaring 16.8% following a report that Blackstone (BX +5.9%) has agreed to buy the medical-billing provider for around $3B. Emdeon's market cap at yesterday's close was $1.74B.