• Bloomberg


Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. shares on Tuesday fell their farthest in 20 years in Tokyo trading over concern one of its most promising experimental medicines will be delayed.

Japan’s largest drugmaker slumped as much as 12 percent, or ¥1,000, the maximum allowed by the Tokyo Stock Exchange, to ¥7,060 after analysts cut their ratings on the shares, citing the delay.

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