Shares of Baxter International Inc (NYSE:BAX) ended Wednesday session in red amid volatile trading. The shares closed down -0.05 points or -0.11% at $45.90 with 3.99 million shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $45.85, the shares hit an intraday low of $45.77 and an intraday high of $46.13 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $24.79 billion and the numbers of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 543.89 million shares.
Baxter International Inc (BAX) announced that it will present at the Morgan Stanley Global Healthcare Conference on Monday, September 12 in New York. José (Joe) E. Almeida, chairman and chief executive officer is scheduled to present at 3:15 p.m. (CDT).
The live webcast of Baxter’s presentation can be accessed at www.baxter.com and will be available for replay through December 12, 2016.
Shares of Envision Healthcare Holdings Inc (NYSE:EVHC) ended Wednesday session in green amid volatile trading. The shares closed up +0.41 points or 1.87% at $22.32 with 1.93 million shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $21.96, the shares hit an intraday low of $21.78 and an intraday high of $22.41 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $4.13 billion and the numbers of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 187.17 million shares.
On September 8, 2016 Envision Healthcare Holdings, Inc. (EVHC) and AMSURG Corp. (AMSG) announced that they have received notice that the Antitrust Division of the State of Florida Attorney General’s office has closed its inquiry into the proposed merger between Envision and AMSURG and is taking no action.
The waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976 with respect to the U.S. Federal Trade Commission review of the pending merger expired last week, satisfying one of the conditions to the closing of the merger. The transaction remains subject to other customary closing conditions, including the approval by shareholders of both Envision and AMSURG.