Shares of Alere Inc (NYSE:ALR) ended Friday session in green amid volatile trading. The shares closed up +1.15 points or 2.68% at $44.07 with 2,602,299 shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $42.90, the shares hit an intraday low of $42.55 and an intraday high of $44.24 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $3.93 billion and the numbers of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 86.74 million shares.
On Sept. 14, 2016 Alere Inc. (ALR), a global leader in rapid diagnostics, has declared a cash dividend of $3.00 per share on its Series B Convertible Perpetual Preferred Stock (ALR-PB). The dividend is payable on October 15, 2016 to holders of record of Series B stock at the close of business on October 1, 2016.
Such payment will cover the amount of all dividends accrued from July 1, 2016 through September 30, 2016.
Shares of Agilent Technologies Inc (NYSE:A) ended Friday session in red amid volatile trading. The shares closed down -0.65 points or -1.43% at $44.79 with 2,592,850 shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $45.39, the shares hit an intraday low of $44.74 and an intraday high of $45.39 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $14.32 billion and the numbers of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 324.38 million shares.
Agilent Technologies Inc (A) on September 16, 2016 announced the pricing of a series of its senior notes in an aggregate principal amount of $300 million, in an underwritten, registered public offering. The offering is being conducted under an automatic shelf registration statement on file with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The notes will mature in September 2026 and will bear interest at an annual rate of 3.050 percent. The offering is expected to close on September 22, 2016, subject to customary closing conditions.