On Tuesday, Shares of Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co (NYSE:HPE), added 0.94% and closed at $21.47 in the last trading session. HPE stock opened its last trade at $21.54 and after floating in a range of $21.10 to $21.59. The company’s Market capitalization is $35.33 Billion with the total Outstanding Shares of 1.67 billion. During the 52-week trading session the minimum price at which share price traded, registered at $11.62 and reached to max level of $23.53. The Earnings per Share of the company stands at $2.47. Recently, at Hewlett Packard Enterprise’s (HPE) 2016 Securities Analyst Meeting, the company’s leadership team offered a strategy update and the financial outlook for fiscal year 2017.
Meg Whitman, President and CEO of HPE, reiterated HPE’s vision of being the industry’s leading provider of hybrid IT, built on the secure, next-generation, software-defined infrastructure that will run customers’ data centers recently, bridge them to multi-cloud environments tomorrow, and power the emerging Intelligent Edge that will run campus, branch and Industrial IoT applications for decades to come. All of this is delivered through a world-class services capability.
Following a number of planned portfolio moves, counting the spin-offs and mergers of the Enterprise Services and Software businesses, the future HPE will have the right assets to achieve this vision, counting core software and services capabilities that differentiate HPE from its competitors and deliver the company’s infrastructure solutions.
Shares of Staples, Inc. (NASDAQ:SPLS), gained 1.21% and closed at $7.50 in the last trading session. SPLS stock opened its last trade at $7.56 and after floating in a range of $7.44 to $7.56. The company’s Market capitalization is $4.78 Billion with the total Outstanding Shares of 650.42 million. During the 52-week trading session the minimum price at which share price traded, registered at $7.38 and reached to max level of $13.50. The Earnings per Share of the company stands at $-0.68. Staples (SPLS) and global superstar Katy Perry teamed up and assisted hundreds of teachers bring learning to life through the 2016 Staples for Students program, which fulfilled $1 million in classroom projects through the non-profit organization DonorsChoose.org.
In April, Staples declared a $1 million donation to DonorsChoose.org, a charity that has funded more than 800,000 classroom projects for teachers and has positively affected more than 20 million students across the country. As a result, Staples fulfilled 1,072 classroom projects across the country, providing 787 teachers in 402 schools with their classroom needs, and impacting 98,609 students.