Company news from May 6, 2022

  • SHOP shares of Shopify Inc. fell 14.9% after the company reported adjusted earnings per share of $0.20 in the first quarter of 2022, missing the Zacks consensus estimate of $0.80.
  • WestRock Co.’s WRK shares gained 2.7% after the company reported adjusted earnings per share of $1.17 in the second quarter of fiscal 2022, beating Zacks consensus estimate of 1.01 $.
  • Shares of Becton, Dickinson and Co. BDX rose 2.4% after reporting adjusted earnings per share of $3.18 in the second quarter of fiscal 2022, beating Zacks’ consensus estimate of 2, $98.
  • Shares of Albemarle Corp. ALB climbed 9.8% after posting adjusted earnings per share of $2.38 in the first quarter of 2022, beating Zacks’ consensus estimate of $1.73.

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