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Pfizer (PFE) and Moderna (MRNA) raised the prices of their Covid-19 vaccines in their latest European Union supply contracts, The Financial Times reports. The new price for the Pfizer shot was $23.15 compared with $18.39. The price of a Moderna vaccine was $25.50 a dose, the contracts show, up from about $22.50 in the first procurement deal, but lower than the previously agreed $28.50 because the order had grown. Last week, Pfizer raised its forecast for sales of its Covid-19 vaccine this year to about $33.5 billion, a nearly 30% increase.

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