Shares of Lowe’s (LOW - Free Report) fell 6% in morning trading on Wednesday after the company reported worse-than-expected second quarter fiscal 2017 results. Lowe’s reported adjusted earnings of $1.57 per share, missing the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $1.62. The company also reported revenue ...
The stock is priced at a forward P/E of 21 for 2017, which is three points above the S&P 500 index. But the potential value creation from LinkedIn, combined with its cloud momentum, Microsoft shares should reach $76 in the next twelve months, delivering 22% returns.
In April 2017, Becton, Dickinson signed an agreement to acquire C.R. Bard. Per management, Becton, Dickinson is on track to become one of the biggest medical technology devices company in the world with this buyout. The cash-plus-stock acquisition is valued at $24 billion. After the completion of the deal around, Becton, Dickinson and Company will create a third business segment – BD Interventional. Notably, C.R. Bard will be integrated into this vertical.
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