On Wednesday, Shares of Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL), added 0.72% and closed at $39.15 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $39.15 and $39.33. The company’s Market capitalization is $160.24 Billion with the total Outstanding Shares of 4.11 billion. Oracle Corporation (ORCL) released a Global Engagement Study conducted by global market research company Kantar TNS, recently counting feedback from nearly 5,000 full-time employees at organizations with 250 or more employees. The study indicated that equipping employees with the most recent technology and having accessible leaders and strong company values are important factors that can eventually reflect an employee’s success or failure within the company.
Technology is enabling companies to connect with employees in more ways than ever to create a more modern and customized learning experience. However, findings from the study indicate low marks when it comes to companies capitalizing on this – only 44 percent of respondents say that their company uses the most recent technology to facilitate them to effectively perform in their role.
Spectra Energy Corp. (NYSE:SE), dropped -0.12% and closed at $41.86 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $41.86 and $42.44. The company’s Market capitalization is $28.93 Billion with the total Outstanding Shares of 701.10 Million. Spectra Energy Corp (SE) and Spectra Energy Partners (SEP) will declare their third quarter 2016 earnings results before the market opens on Wednesday, November 2, 2016, and will hold a joint shareholder and analyst conference call at 8 a.m. CT that same day.
The webcast will be available via the Spectra Energy and Spectra Energy Partners Shareholders pages. The conference call can be accessed by dialing (888) 252-3715 in the U.S. or Canada, or (706) 634-8942 internationally. The conference ID is 70917863 or “Spectra Energy / Spectra Energy Partners Earnings Call.”
Lam Research Corporation (NASDAQ:LRCX), jumped 1.41% and closed at $96.17 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $94.40 and $96.50. During the 52-week trading session the minimum price at which share price traded, registered at $63.10 and reached to max level of $96.50. Lam Research Corp. (LRCX) and KLA-Tencor (KLAC) recently declared that they have mutually agreed to terminate their projected merger agreement. After careful review of recent antitrust agency feedback and evaluation of their options, both companies have decided that it is not in the best interest of their respective stakeholders to continue pursuing the merger. In accordance with terms set forth in the merger agreement, no termination fees will be payable by either company.
“We believe that this projected combination would have resulted in compelling benefits for our customers, employees and stockholders, in addition to accelerate innovation in the broader semiconductor industry, so we are disdesignated with the outcome. However, together with our customers, we have affirmed the value of closer cooperation between process and process control for new enabling solutions, for that reason, we plan to explore partnershipopportunities with KLA-Tencor around programs identified as beneficial to our customers,” said Martin Anstice, president and chief executive officer.