$FAST 2Q15 PR: During 2Q15 gross profit was $502.09MM compared to $482.66MM in 2Q14. Gross profit decreased from 50.8% in 2Q14 to 50.3% in 2Q15. It was impacted by the added pressure of a continuing change in the mix of customers and products.
$AMGN announced the launch of Blood Counts and collaboration with StoryCorps to record and share stories of those impacted by multiple myeloma. This program will bring awareness to progress made in treating multiple myeloma through sharing of stories.
$SWK said it named George Buckley, Lead Independent Director, as the Chairman of the Board, effective Jan. 1, 2017. Dr. Buckley succeeds John Lundgren, who retired as CEO in July 2016 after more than 12 years with the company and retained the Chairman role until year-end.
$XOM announced the retirement of Tom Walters, President of ExxonMobil Production Company, replaced by Neil Duffin, current President of ExxonMobil Development Company. Liam Mallon, current EVP of ExxonMobil Development Company, has been elected as President of ExxonMobil Development Company, effective Jan. 1.
index volume averaged 3.2MM contracts per day in November 2016, up 34% from
November 2015. Agricultural volume averaged 1.4MM contracts per day in November
2016, down 1% from November 2015.
0 contracts per day, up 39% from Nov. 2015.