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The Cooper Companies Inc. (COO)

  • Jul. 1, 2014, 6:56 AM
    • Cooper Companies (COO) will buy Sauflon Pharmaceuticals, a global supplier of contact lenses, for $1.2B. The deal is expected to add to EPS in fiscal 2015 on an adjusted basis.
    • COO -0.2% AH
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  • May. 31, 2013, 5:27 PM
    Cooper Companies (COO) reaches an agreement to sell Aime, its rigid gas permeable contact lens and solutions business in Japan, to Nippon Contact Lens. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. The business was obtained in 2010 as part of an acquisition which included obtaining the rights to sell Biofinity in Japan, but the company has continually suffered declining revenue and lower than average company margins.
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  • May. 24, 2013, 2:34 PM
    Cooper Companies (COO +2.1%) moves up in the slipstream created from reports that its rival Bausch & Lomb is near a deal to be acquired by Valeant (VRX) for $9 billion.
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  • Jun. 4, 2012, 3:55 PM
    Cooper Cos. (COO -4.3%) makes a move to expand into the women's health-care market by announcing plans to acquire Danish medical-device company Origio A/S through a roughly $151M tender offer.
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Company Description
Cooper Companies is a medical device company. Through its subsidiaries, it manufactures products for contact lens wearers and supplies women's health clinicians with products and treatment options to improve the delivery of healthcare to women.