Alphabet shares close lower on Thursday, Google finalizes acquisition of Looker Data Sciences after CMA approval

February 14, 2020 10:29 am
Alphabet Inc’s Google (GOOG) has finalized its $2.6 billion acquisition of privately held big-data analytics company Looker Data Sciences after Britain’s Competition and Markets Authority approved the deal. Alphabet shares closed lower for the third time in the past ten trading sessions on NASDAQ on Thursday. The stock edged down 0.24% ($3.61) to $1,514.66, after […] Read more

Great Western Bancorp shares gain for a third straight session on Wednesday, Mark Borrecco appointed as GWB’s next CEO

February 13, 2020 10:29 am
Great Western Bancorp Inc (GWB), the parent company of Great Western Bank, said earlier this week that Mark Borrecco had been appointed as the group’s next President and Chief Executive Officer, effective March 9th 2020. Shares of Great Western Bancorp Inc closed higher for a third consecutive trading session in New York on Wednesday. The […] Read more

CVS shares hit a three-week high on Wednesday, fourth-quarter profit, revenue exceed market expectations on pharmacy services, health care benefits strength

February 13, 2020 8:05 am
CVS Health Corp’s (CVS) fourth-quarter earnings and revenue, reported on Wednesday, topped Wall Street estimates, supported by strength in its pharmacy benefit management and health care benefits businesses. CVS shares closed lower for the fourth time in the past ten trading sessions in New York on Wednesday. The stock edged down 0.14% ($0.10) to $73.75, […] Read more

Apple shares close lower on Friday, China retail stores reopening to be postponed

February 10, 2020 9:05 am
Closures of Apple Inc’s (AAPL) retail stores in China are expected to be extended because of the coronavirus outbreak, the tech company said. Apple shares closed lower for the fifth time in the past ten trading sessions on NASDAQ on Friday. It has also been the steepest single-session loss since January 31st. The stock went […] Read more