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• Watson Pharmaceuticals Inc. jumped 4 percent on reports the generic drugmaker is in talks to buy European counterpart Actavis for about $7 billion.

• Discover Financial Services stock rose 4.4 percent, a day after it reported a 36 percent jump in its first-quarter profit. Customers used its credit card more and racked up higher balances but also improved their payment habits.

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