Stocks that are trading heavily or have substantial price changes on Wednesday:
ByThe Associated Press
October 11, 2023, 12:17 PM
NEW YORK — Stocks that are trading heavily or have substantial price changes on Wednesday:
Exxon Mobil Corp. (XOM), down $4.79 to $105.66.
The energy giant is buying Pioneer Natural Resources in an all-stock deal valued at $59.5 billion.
Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. (WBA), up 27 cents $22.65.
The drugstore operator named Tim Wentworth as its new CEO.
AZZ Inc. (AZZ), up $3.01 to $48.91.
The electrical equipment maker beat analysts’ fiscal second-quarter earnings and revenue forecasts.
Voxx International Corp. (VOXX), up $1.60 to $9.39.
The consumer electronics maker reported strong fiscal second-quarter revenue.
Novo Nordisk (NVO), up $5.43 to $98.44.
The drug developer gave investors an encouraging update on a study using the weight-loss drug Ozempic to treat kidney failure.
DaVita Inc. (DVA), down $17.89 to $73.39.
The kidney dialysis provider slumped amid worries about competition from a potential kidney-failure drug from Novo Nordisk.
Plug Power Inc. (PLUG), up 27 cents to $7.43.
The alternative energy company gave investors an encouraging business and operations update.
Humana Inc. (HUM), down $10.27 to $490.13.
The health insurer said Jim Rechtin will replace Bruce Broussard as CEO in 2024.