Two Years, Nine Doubles … and Our Eighth Takeover By William Patalon III, Executive Editor, Money Morning • September 6, 2013Start the conversationLeave a Reply Click here to cancel reply.Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Name * Email * Website − 2 = sixComment Some HTML is OK Sign me up for the Money Morning newsletter William Patalon III The reported buyout of Astex Pharmaceuticals Inc. (Nasdaq: ASTX) that we told you about in yesterday's Private Briefing was confirmed - making this the eighth recommendation to result in a buyout or merger since we launched this service just two years ago. It's also our ninth recommendation to double, triple or quadruple during that same two-year time frame.To continue reading, please click here...This is premium content for Private Briefing subscribers only. As the executive editor of Money Morning, Bill Patalon has perfected a secret investment strategy that could help you put an extra $125K into your portfolio - this year. To date, Bill has used this strategy to pick 257 winning investments, including 192 double- and triple-digit peak gains. Once you see the secret, you'll immediately understand why it works so well.