Is This Really Big Pharma's Next Acquisition?

When shares of Optimer (UNKNOWN: OPTR.DL  ) jumped up in February on the news that it was seeking "strategic alternatives" -- in other words, looking for a buyer -- Motley Fool health-care analyst David Williamson warned that the company's defining drug, Dificid, has had slow sales, and finding a buyer might not be easy. However, in this video, David tells investors about an article in Bloomberg, reporting that both GlaxoSmithKline (NYSE: GSK  ) and AstraZeneca (NYSE: AZN  ) may be interested, which has shares of Optimer up 20%. David explores what Optimer has to offer that may or may not make this buyout worth the buyer's while.

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