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NEW YORK— Shares of some top drug benefits companies were mixed at the close of trading:. CVS Health Corp. fell$. 37 or. 4 percent, to $103.08. Express Scripts Holding Co. rose$. 48 or. 6 percent, to $84.83.
Hecla Mining Co. fell$. 07 or 2.1 percent, to $3.27. Silver Standard Resources Inc. fell$. 18 or 3.5 percent, to $4.78. Silver Wheaton fell$. 12 or. 6 percent, to $19.90.
Delta Air fell$. 63 or 1.4 percent, to $45.15. JetBlue Airways Corp. rose$. 06 or. 3 percent, to $17.94. Southwest Airlines Co. rose$. 05 or. 1 percent, to $44.01.
Baxter International Inc. fell$. 17 or. 2 percent, to $69.25. Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. rose $3.75 or 6.1 percent, to $65.67. Eli Lilly& Co. rose$. 28 or. 4 percent, to $70.65.
Comcast Corp. rose$. 47 or. 8 percent, to $60.43. Gannett fell$. 56 or 1.6 percent, to $34.77. 21st Century Fox Inc. class B fell$. 56 or 1.6 percent, to $34.07.
NEW YORK— Shares of some top chemicals companies were up at the close of trading:. Dow Chemical Co. rose$. 32 or. 6 percent, to $49.57. DuPont Co. rose$. 05 or. 1 percent, to $78.12.
Coca-Cola Co. fell$. 45 or 1.0 percent, to $42.50. Dr Pepper Snapple fell$. 97 or 1.2 percent, to $78.02. Molson Coors Brewing Co. fell$. 43 or. 6 percent, to $74.30.
Canadian National Railway Co. rose$. 56 or. 8 percent, to $68.96. Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd. rose $2.85 or 1.5 percent, to $190.79. Kansas City Southern rose$. 32 or. 3 percent, to $116.14.
IRVING, Texas _ Darling Ingredients Inc. on Wednesday reported fourth-quarter profit of $69.9 million. The Irving, Texas- based company said it had profit of 42 cents per share. For the year, the company reported profit of $64.2 million, or 39 cents per share.
NEW YORK, March 4- U.S. hospital executives said on Wednesday they were optimistic they will avoid the toughest consequences of a Supreme Court decision on whether millions of Americans can continue to purchase subsidized health benefits under Obamacare. "I am hopeful that the court will recognize and uphold the intent of Congress, which was to expand coverage...
LendingClub Corp., which facilitates personal and small business loans by connecting borrowers with investors, offered a similar program when it went public in December. Matt Kennedy, an analyst for IPO ETF manager Renaissance Capital, said companies can set aside shares for retail investors to build engagement with their users and to reflect their culture.
ELIZABETH, N.J.— Democratic lawmakers and environmentalists have assailed a proposed court settlement of about $250 million between Republican Gov. Chris Christie's administration and Exxon Mobil in an oil and chemical contamination case in which the state originally sought nearly $9 billion. The contamination case stretches back to 2004, when the state...
CHICAGO _ SP Plus Corp. on Wednesday reported fourth-quarter net income of $9.2 million. SP Plus expects full-year earnings in the range of 93 cents to $1.03 per share. SP Plus shares have dropped nearly 10 percent since the beginning of the year.
WILMINGTON, Delaware— A Delaware judge signaled Wednesday that he will approve a $275 million settlement in a shareholder lawsuit alleging that videogame maker Activision Blizzard was shortchanged in a $6 billion buyback of shares from French media conglomerate Vivendi SA in 2013.. The lawsuit alleged that Activision executives and directors, including...
CAMARILLO, Calif. _ Semtech Corp. on Wednesday reported a loss of $15.4 million in its fiscal fourth quarter. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 33 cents per share. For the current quarter ending in April, Semtech expects its per-share earnings to range from 27 cents to 30 cents.
SAN ANTONIO _ Abraxas Petroleum Corp. on Wednesday reported fourth-quarter net income of $30.1 million. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 5 cents per share. Four analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $34.1 million.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska _ General Communication Inc. on Wednesday reported a loss of $15.2 million in its fourth quarter. General Communication shares have increased almost 4 percent since the beginning of the year. Keywords: General Communication, Earnings Report.
ALPHARETTA, Ga. _ Alimera Sciences Inc. on Wednesday reported a loss of $9.3 million in its fourth quarter. On a per-share basis, the Alpharetta, Georgia- based company said it had a loss of 23 cents. Alimera Sciences shares have fallen 6 percent since the beginning of the year.
NATCHEZ, Miss. _ Callon Petroleum Co. on Wednesday reported fourth-quarter profit of $17 million. The average estimate of eight analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 7 cents per share. Six analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $46 million.
OOLTEWAH, Tenn. _ Miller Industries Inc. on Wednesday reported fourth-quarter profit of $5.7 million. Miller Industries shares have climbed 3.5 percent since the beginning of the year. Keywords: Miller Industries, Earnings Report.