Google, Walmart join US effort to speed up coronavirus testing

Topics Coronavirus | Walmart | Donald Trump

Corporate America joined the fight against the spread of coronavirus on Friday, as President Donald Trump and executives announced that Google would offer a website to help people determine whether they needed tests and retailers would set up drive-through testing in parking lots.  Shares of Google parent Alphabet Inc (GOOGL.O), Walmart Inc (WMT.

N), Target Corp (TGT.N) and drugstore owner CVS Health Corp (CVS.N) all closed up more than 9%, in line with the broad stock market, though Alphabet dropped 2% after hours. Pressure.....

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