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GlaxoSmithKline

CFD on the GlaxoSmithKline plc (GSK) stock quote.

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Product Type: Stock CFD
Sector: HealthcareIndustry: Major Drug Manufacturers
Country: United Kingdom (UK)Currency: GBP
Trading Hours: According to marketMeasurement Unit: Shares
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Description:

GlaxoSmithKline is a British pharmaceutical company headquartered in London. The company develops, manufactures and markets vaccines and medicines and health related consumer products. GSK has more than 80 manufacturing facilities in 36 countries. The US and Europe account for around 61% of revenues.

The company is limited on the London Stock Exchange and is a component of the FTSE 100 and has a secondary listing on the New York Stock Exchange.

Interesting Facts:

  • Its main brands include Sensodyne and Aquafresh toothpaste, Horlicks, Nicorette and Night Nurse.
  • The company developed the first malaria vaccine.
  • In 2015, GSK combined its consumer health care operations with Novartis to create a global leader in the consumer health market.
 
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