Health information technology company Cerner Corp. is buying
the health information technology business unit of German industrial
conglomerate Siemens AG for $1.3 billion in cash.
The two companies announced the deal on Tuesday.
Kansas City-based Cerner says it expects the acquisition of
Siemens Health Services to contribute 15 cents per share to its adjusted
earnings next year and more than 25 cents per share in 2016....