On Friday, Shares of Weatherford International Plc (NYSE:WFT), subtract -1.01% and closed at $5.89 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $5.78 and $5.99. The company’s Market capitalization is $5.33 Billion with the total Outstanding Shares of 896.15 million. During the 52-week trading session the minimum price at which share price traded, registered at $4.71 and reached to max level of $11.49. Weatherford International plc (WFT) was named Oilfield Services Company of the Year at the 2016 Oil & Gas Middle East Awards. The awards recognize the outstanding achievements made within the upstream and downstream sectors of the oil and gas industry in the Middle East. From a field of four finalists for Oilfield Services Company of the Year, counting Schlumberger, Gulf Drilling International and Megarme, Weatherford was selected for its commitment to providing Middle Eastern operators with integrated, complete solutions.
“We are very happy to be recognized for our strong offerings in this region,” said Frederico Justus, Vice President, Middle East and North Africa, at Weatherford. “This award is a testament to our continual investments in quality people, facilities and services in the Middle East.”
Ambev SA (ADR)(NYSE:ABEV), dropped -0.41% and closed at $6.06 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $6.01 and $6.13. The company’s Market capitalization is $95.56 Billion with the total Outstanding Shares of 15.70 Billion. During the 52-week trading session the minimum price at which share price traded, registered at $3.86 and reached to max level of $6.32. Ambev S.A., through its auxiliaries, produces, distributes, and sells beer, draft beer, soft drinks, other non-alcoholic beverages, malt, and food in the Americas. The company operates through Latin America North, Latin America South, and Canada segments. It offers beers mainly under the Skol, Brahma, and Antarctica brands. The company also provides carbonated soft drinks, bottled water, isotonic beverages, energy drinks, and ready-to-drink teas under the Guaraná Antarctica, Guaraná Antarctica Black, Gatorade, H2OH!, Lipton Iced Tea, Fusion, Monster, Red Rock, Pepsi-Cola, and Seven Up brands. Ambev S.A.
On the other hand share Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (NYSE:VRX), lost -2.20% and closed at $23.16 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $22.90 and $23.84. The company’s Market capitalization is $7.44illion with the total Outstanding Shares of 341.19 million. During the 52-week trading session the minimum price at which share price traded, registered at $18.55 and reached to max level of $179.83. Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (NYSE: VRX and TSX: VRX) recently declared that Louis W. Yu, Ph.D. has been designated to the newly created position of Chief Quality Officer, Global Quality, effective October 3, 2016.
Dr. Yu will report to Joseph C. Papa, Chairman and CEO of Valeant. As a new member of Valeant’s Executive Committee, Dr. Yu will oversee all aspects of quality and regulatory compliance for all of Valeant’s global businesses and operating sites.
Dr. Yu joins Valeant with more than 30 years of leadership experience in the Quality and R&D functions of generic and branded pharmaceutical companies. He was Executive Vice President, Global Quality & Compliance at The Perrigo Company from November 2006 to January 2016, where he was responsible for planned leadership and regulatory compliance in addition to the global patient safety/medical affairs departments. He also served between May and September 2016 as the Senior Vice President, Global Quality and Compliance at AMRI, a contract development and manufacturing organization (CDMO) company.