BOSTON ( TheStreet) -- U.S. stocks dropped on quadruple-witching Friday. Investors weighed slower growth in India and a potential rise in the Federal Reserve's discount rate. Still, the following stocks hit highs.
AstraZeneca shares rose after the group said its CEO would host an earnings call later this month following speculation he was to take up a similar role Teva Pharmaceuticals.
Rumors swirled that Pascal Soriot would leave for rival Teva Pharmaceuticals.
CEO Pascal Soriot may be on his way to Israel's Teva Pharmaceuticals ahead of key drug trial information release.
Neither company has confirmed Pascal Soriot's move.