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Clean Harbors falls following departure of CFO

Shares of Clean Harbors (CLH), which provides environmental, energy and industrial services, fell yesterday after the company disclosed in a regulatory filing that its Chief Financial Officer Robert Gagnon resigned on February 4. Gagnon, who had only filled the CFO role since August of last year, "did not resign due to any disagreement with the Company regarding any matter relating to the Company’s operations, policies, practices or financial statements," according to the company. Gagnon will continue to perform transitional services until March 31 and COO James Rutledge was designated by the Board of Directors to resume his previously held role as CFO, the company stated. Shares of Clean Harbors fell $2.28, or 4.12%, to $53.04 following the disclosure.