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Stock Report: Pfizer Inc. (PFE) Report Updated: Jun 27, 2016 | Print This Page

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Company Profile

Pfizer Inc., a biopharmaceutical company, discovers, develops, manufactures, and sells healthcare products worldwide. The company operates through Global Innovative Pharmaceutical (GIP); Global Vaccines, Oncology and Consumer Healthcare (VOC); and Global Established Pharmaceutical (GEP) segments. The GIP segment develops, registers, and commercializes medicines for various therapeutic areas, including inflammation, cardiovascular/metabolic, neuroscience and pain, rare diseases, and women’s/men’s health. The VOC segment develops and commercializes vaccines, as well as products for oncology. It also provides over-the-counter products comprising dietary supplements under the Centrum, Caltrate, and Emergen-C brands; pain management products under the Advil and ThermaCare brands; gastrointestinal products under the Nexium 24HR/Nexium Control brand; respiratory products under the brand names of Robitussin, Advil Cold & Sinus, Advil Congestion Relief, and Dimetapp; and personal care products under the ChapStick and Preparation H brands. The GEP segment offers patent-protected products that have lost marketing exclusivity in various markets; and generic pharmaceuticals, and sterile injectable and biosimilar development products. The company serves wholesalers, retailers, hospitals, clinics, government agencies, pharmacies, and individual provider offices, as well as centers for disease control and prevention. It has strategic collaboration with KineMed Inc.; collaborations with BIND Therapeutics, Inc., Merck KGaA, and Syndax Pharmaceuticals, Inc.; research collaboration with Schrödinger, Inc.; license and collaboration agreement with Servier; strategic drug discovery agreement with Heptares; and collaboration agreement with Portola Pharmaceuticals Inc. Pfizer Inc. was founded in 1849 and is headquartered in New York, New York.