What does one of the worst corporate deals in modern history look like? In Bayer’s Monsanto takeover, it means the value of an entire company has gone poof. Bayer shares have fallen by almost half since the buyout—to the point where its market value’s close to the $63 billion it paid for the crop giant.
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