Shares of Navidea Biopharmaceuticals Inc (NYSEMKT:NAVB) ended Wednesday session in green amid volatile trading. The shares closed up +0.172 points or 20.87% at $0.998 with 7.75 million shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $0.83, the shares hit an intraday low of $0.82 and an intraday high of $1.02 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $155.52 million and the numbers of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 155.75 million shares.
Navidea Biopharmaceuticals Inc (NAVB) announced that management will present at two upcoming investor conferences. An audio webcast of each presentation will be available live at the URL links noted below. An archived version of the webcasts will be available approximately two hours following the presentations and can be accessed within the Investors’ section of the Navidea website http://ir.navidea.com.
2016 Aegis Growth Conference in Las Vegas on Thursday, September 22, 2016 at 9:30 a.m., Pacific Time (12:30 p.m. ET). Webcast Link: http://wsw.com/webcast/aegis3/navb
Ladenburg Thalmann 2016 Healthcare Conference in New York on Tuesday, September 27, 2016 at 4:00 p.m., Eastern Time. Webcast link: http://wsw.com/webcast/ladenburg2/navb
Shares of Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT) ended Wednesday session in green amid volatile trading. The shares closed up +0.17 points or 0.42% at $40.81 with 7.71 million shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $40.69, the shares hit an intraday low of $40.55 and an intraday high of $41.04 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $58.86 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.”