Walk Your Portfolio to the Vet

In a recent story, I discussed the preformance of nutritional-supplement makers, which I was motivated to scan when I saw Thursday's news about Blyth's (BTH) planned spinoff of supplement maker ViSalus. 

Another initial public offering in the works is Pfizer's (PFE) spinoff of its animal healthcare unit. The company, named Zoetis, filed for an IPO earlier this week. This will likely be a large offering, as Zoetis is already bringing in $4.2 billion a year in revenue. The company has 9,000 employees -- not exactly a scrappy garage startup. ...470 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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