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Stockwatch: An Earnings Season Renaissance Fades

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Big pharma companies like Novartis, Merck, Bristol-Myers Squibb and Eli Lilly tried to restore a semblance of positivity to third-quarter earnings season last week but a counter-current of detail in the results of Vertex, Amgen and Biogen gave other ideas.

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