Amerisource shares jump on Walgreens buyout report

Amerisource shares jump on Walgreens buyout report

Shares of AmerisourceBergen soared before the opening bell Tuesday on reports that Walgreens is pursuing a complete takeover of the huge drug distributor.The Wall Street Journal reported late Monday that Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. reached out to AmerisourceBergen Corp. about a potential deal several weeks ago. The paper, citing anonymous sources, said no offer is on the table.Walgreens alrea...