Sbf 120: Here are the Big Winners and Big Losers in the SBF 120 Stock Market in 2023

Sbf 120: Here are the Big Winners and Big Losers in the SBF 120 Stock Market in 2023

(BFM Bourse) – The automotive manufacturer Stellantis flashed its brilliant results in front of the veterinary laboratory Virbac in the past year. At the opposite end of the spectrum, Orpea balanced its balance sheet at the cost of a nearly 100% drop, while fellow retirement home operator Clariane also suffered. The Paris market had a … Read more

Barrick Gold Corporation: The Lost Decade

Barrick Gold Corporation: The Lost Decade

Investing in the commodity sector is extremely difficult. Those who try will encounter two structural problems: the impossibility of predicting the price of the relevant raw material, whose fluctuations often defy logic; and typically the average profitability of mining companies, although we try to smooth it out over the cycle. The case of gold producers … Read more

A US judge has allowed the FTC to temporarily block IQVIA’s acquisition of DeepIntent

A US judge has allowed the FTC to temporarily block IQVIA's acquisition of DeepIntent

A US court on Friday upheld an order by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to block IQVIA’s acquisition of DeepIntent, a healthcare advertising company, on the grounds that it could harm competition. DeepIntent, owned by Propel Media, an advertising and digital media company, entered into a 2022 deal with US-based IQVIA to facilitate communication between … Read more

BlackRock, VanEck among asset managers to submit updated applications for bitcoin spot ETFs

BlackRock, VanEck among asset managers to submit updated applications for bitcoin spot ETFs

Asset managers hoping to be among the first to win approval to launch exchange-traded funds (ETFs) pegged to the spot price of bitcoin updated their filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission on Thursday and Friday, with market participants believing a decision from a regulatory body could be within reach. By late Friday afternoon, BlackRock … Read more

Roche buys part of LumiraDx diagnostic platform for $295 million

Roche buys part of LumiraDx diagnostic platform for $295 million

Swiss drugmaker Roche said Friday it has agreed to buy LumiraDx’s LumiraDx diagnostics platform for about $295 million. LumiraDx shares rose 20% to 76 cents in after-hours trading. The transaction is expected to be completed by mid-2024, after which the acquired segment will become part of Roche’s diagnostics unit, the drugmaker said. Under the terms … Read more

Cal-Maine egg producer buys Tyson chicken plant in Missouri

Cal-Maine egg producer buys Tyson chicken plant in Missouri

Egg producer Cal-Maine Foods said Friday it has agreed to buy a recently closed broiler processing, hatchery and feed plant in Dexter, Missouri, from Tyson Foods. Tyson, America’s largest meat producer by revenue, said in August it would close four of its chicken plants in states including Missouri to cut costs amid slowing demand for … Read more

Cac 40: CAC 40 grew by 16.5% in 2023.

Cac 40: CAC 40 grew by 16.5% in 2023.

(BFM Bourse) – The Paris index ended 2023 well. The CAC 40 had a great year in which it broke its records. On the value side, certain industrial groups such as Stellantis, Schneider Electric and Saint-Gobain shone. “It was the last session,” I quote an Eddy Mitchell song. And the CAC 40 finally ended the … Read more

EU leaders call for a capital markets union

2079898_1702026085_2078072-1700211270-2074704-1697099529-2072599-1695198226-2072227-1694769723-europe-3.jpg

Posted on December 29, 2023 at 4:26 pm BERLIN, Dec 29 (Reuters) – In an article published mainly on the website of the newspaper Les Echos, representatives of European Union (EU) institutions are calling for greater cooperation and the creation of a “true capital markets union”. . This text, which marks the 25th anniversary of … Read more