Wells Fargo shares fall for a third straight session on Thursday, more than 100 employees fired over coronavirus relief fund misappropriation

October 16, 2020 7:34 am
A report by Reuters, citing a person with knowledge of the matter, stated that Wells Fargo & Company (WFC) had fired between 100 and 125 employees in relation with COVID-19 relief fund misuse. According to David Galloreese, head of Human Resources at Wells Fargo, some of the bank’s employees made “false representations in applying for […] Read more

Walmart shares gain for a fifth straight session on Tuesday, ‘Black Friday’ deals to be extended this year amid a change in spending habits

October 14, 2020 9:36 am
This year’s ‘Black Friday’ deals are to be extended beyond the traditional one-day period at Walmart Inc (WMT), the US retailer said on Wednesday, amid a significant change in clients’ spending habits because of the coronavirus pandemic. Walmart shares closed higher for a fifth consecutive trading session in New York on Tuesday. It has also […] Read more

Teradyne shares gain for a third straight session on Friday, Stifel upgrades stock to “Buy” on growth prospects in semi test and industrial robotics

October 12, 2020 9:43 am
Stifel raised its rating on Teradyne Inc (TER) to “Buy” from “Hold” and also revised up its 12-month price target on the stock from $85 to $115, as the firm sees better growth prospects in the semi test and industrial robotics. Shares of Teradyne Inc closed higher for a third consecutive trading session on NASDAQ […] Read more

AMC shares close higher on Thursday, company to reopen 14 movie theatres in Washington state on October 16th

October 9, 2020 7:15 am
AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc (AMC) said on Thursday that 14 movie theatres in the state of Washington would reopen on October 16th. This round of reopenings coupled with recently announced reopenings in California, Michigan and North Carolina, would bring the total number of AMC locations returning to business during the first three weeks of October […] Read more

Lowe’s shares close higher on Wednesday, company’s hourly staff to receive additional $100 million in bonuses

October 8, 2020 9:41 am
Lowe’s Companies Inc (LOW) said on Wednesday that its hourly staff would receive an extra $100 million in discretionary bonuses, as the retailer makes preparations for the active holiday season. This way Lowe’s total bonuses since the start of the pandemic would reach over $775 million, the company said. Lowe’s shares closed higher for the […] Read more