SPOTLIGHT: Silver lining to Big Pharma's cloud?

Some people see the Big Pharma glass as half-full instead of the alternative. In an investor's-eye look at the industry, Kiplinger ticks off the usual criticisms: patent expirations, tough generics competitors, skyrocketing R&D costs, picky regulators, and election-year political pitfalls. But it also says that beaten-down pharma stocks are so cheap, for some there's no way to go but up. Pharma report