Shares of Bristol-Myers Squibb Co (NYSE:BMY) ended Friday session in red amid volatile trading. The shares closed down -1.15 points or -2.20% at $55.66 with 1.66 billion shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $56.60 the shares hit an intraday low of $55.66 and an intraday high of $57.01 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $91.12 billion and the numbers of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 1.66 billion shares.
Bristol-Myers Squibb Co (BMY) announced that it will release its results for the third quarter of 2016 on Thursday, October 27, 2016. During a conference call at 10:30 a.m. EDT on October 27, company executives will review financial information and will address inquiries from investors and analysts.
Investors and the general public are invited to listen to a live webcast of the call at http://investor.bms.com or by dialing in the U.S. toll free 877-201-0168 or international 647-788-4901, confirmation code: 91351854. Materials related to the call will be available at the same website prior to the conference call. A replay of the call will be available beginning at 1:30 p.m. EDT on October 27 through 11:59 p.m. EST on November 10, 2016. The replay will also be available through http://investor.bms.com or by dialing in the U.S. toll free 855-859-2056 or international 404-537-3406, confirmation code: 91351854.
Shares of Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT) ended Friday session in red amid volatile trading. The shares closed down -0.84 points or -2.01% at $41.01 with 1.47 billion shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $41.56the shares hit an intraday low of $41.00 and an intraday high of $41.58 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $59.07 billion and the numbers of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 1.47 billion shares.
On Sept. 8, 2016 For the fourth consecutive year, Abbott (ABT) has been named the leading company in its industry by the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI), one of the most prestigious global benchmarks for corporate sustainability and responsibility. As the Industry Group Leader in Health Care Equipment & Services, Abbott is one of only two U.S.-based companies of the 24 recognized for leading their respective global industry groups.
The DJSI leaders are chosen from among 3,400 of the largest companies worldwide, including companies in developed and emerging markets. This is the 12th consecutive year that Abbott has been recognized for sustainability through its inclusion on the DJSI, including both the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index and North America Index.
“When I’m asked what we do at Abbott, my answer is that we help people live the best and fullest lives they can,” said Miles D. White, chairman and chief executive officer, Abbott. “The primary way we do that is by bringing high-quality healthcare products to people around the world. But we apply that same fundamental purpose to all we do as a company.”