AstraZeneca Buys Back 130,000 Own Shares To Cancel/2609P
05/28/2012| 04:01am US/Eastern
AstraZeneca PLC (>> AstraZeneca plc) said Monday it bought 130,000 of its own ordinary shares of AstraZeneca at 2609 pence per share to cancel.
-Shares at 0745 GMT up 23 pence, or 1%, at 2655 pence valuing the company at GBP33.6 billion.
-By Ed Ballard, Dow Jones Newswires; 44-20-7842-9375; email@example.com