The Next Deals Are in Hospital

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Jim Cramer

 | Jul 07, 2014 | 11:18 AM EDT
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We know there are going to be more deals. David Faber says it every day. We know that Echostar (SATS) is virtually in play and no one seems to think Lorillard (LO) will be independent much longer.

But where else are the logical deals?  I think they are in the hospital. That's right, I think that we are being blinded by tax considerations and not thinking strategically. For example, there is much more to the Medtronic-Covidien merger than just lower taxes. The team-up is terrific for one-stop shopping. I think we are considering way too much about what could be the next Covidien, because of its tax situation and not as much thinking about what could be the next Medtornic (MDT) out of defense....500 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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