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Moody's: McKesson's sale of certain European businesses is credit positive

Announcement: Moody's: McKesson's sale of certain European businesses is credit positive. Global Credit Research- 07 Jul 2021. New York, July 07, 2021-- Moody's Investors Service commented that McKesson Corporation's pending sale of certain European businesses is credit positive because it will narrow the company's strategic focus and free up resources to invest in growth opportunities.
McKesson Corp.

McKesson provides pharmaceuticals and medical supplies and services to its customers. The company's segments include: U.S. Pharmaceutical and Specialty Solutions, which provides distribution and logistics services for branded, generic, specialty, biosimilar and over-the-counter pharmaceutical drugs and other healthcare-related products to customers; European Pharmaceutical Solutions, which provides distribution and services to wholesale, institutional and retail customers in European countries where it owns, partners or franchises with retail pharmacies; and Medical-Surgical Solutions, which delivers medical-supply distribution, logistics, biomedical and other services to healthcare providers.

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