AmerisourceBergen's gain is McKesson and Cardinal's pain, both in the red on potential interest in ABC by Walgreens

|About: AmerisourceBergen Corp... (ABC)|By:, SA News Editor

AmerisourceBergen (NYSE:ABC) is up 14% premarket on average volume in response to a WSJ report that Walgreens Boots Alliance (NASDAQ:WBA) may be interested in acquiring the remainder of the drug wholesaler that it does not own.

Investors are turning a cold shoulder to competitors McKesson (NYSE:MCK) and Cardinal Health (NYSE:CAH), down 4% and 3%, respectively, premarket, albeit both on light volume.

Previously: AmerisourceBergen +22% on report of Walgreens buyout talk (Feb. 12)

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