10:45 AM New York City, New York – Home Depot plans to acquire supply chain solutions provider XPO Logistics. Ignyta agreed to be acquired by Switzerland-based cancer drug maker Roche Holding for $1.7 billion. Sigma Labs secured contract from Germany-based privately-held Laser Zentrum Nord.
Tollbooth Index slipped 36 or 0.3% to 13,810.48.
The Home Depot Inc
) gained 82 cents to $188.97 and the home improvement retailer is planning to acquire supply chain solutions provider XPO Logistics Inc.
XPO Logistics Inc stock declined 3.1% to $87.22.
) surged 72.7% or $11.30 to $26.85 after the oncology medicine developer agreed to be acquired by Switzerland-based drug maker Roche Holding Ltd for $27 per share in cash or about $1.7 billion.
The transaction is expected to take place in the first-half of 2018.
Sigma Labs Inc
) surged 151.8% or $2.11 to $3.50 after the manufacturing and materials technology provider secured contract from Germany-based privately-held industrial application developer Laser Zentrum Nord GmbH for PrintRite 3D INSPECT.
Both companies did not disclose financial terms.
Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc
) increased 1% or 73 cents to $73.44 after the drug retailer said that it will reduce its stake to 20% from the current 50% stake in its China joint venture.
Walgreens will sell its stake to its joint venture China-based partner Guangzhou Baiyunshan Pharmaceutical Holdings.