On Wednesday, Shares of Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT), added 1.11% and closed at $29.94 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $29.59 and $30.17. The company’s Market capitalization is $32.03 Billion with the total Outstanding Shares of 1.08 billion. Applied Materials, Inc. provides manufacturing equipment, services, and software to the semiconductor, display, solar photovoltaic (PV), and related industries worldwide. It operates through four segments: Silicon Systems, Applied Global Services, Display, and Energy and Environmental Solutions. The Silicon Systems segment develops, manufactures, and sells a range of manufacturing equipment used to fabricate semiconductor chips or integrated circuits. Its products and technologies for transistor and interconnect fabrication, counting epitaxy, ion implantation, oxidation and nitridation, rapid thermal processing, chemical vapor deposition, physical vapor deposition, chemical mechanical planarization, electrochemical deposition, atomic layer deposition, etch, and metrology and inspection, in addition to systems that facilitates transfer of patterns used in the photolithography. The Applied Global Services segment provides solutions to enhance the performance and productivity of semiconductor, display, and solar products. The Display segment offers products for manufacturing liquid crystal displays, organic light-emitting diodes, and other display technologies for televisions, personal computers, tablets, smartphones, and other consumer-oriented devices. The Energy and Environmental Solutions segment provides products for fabricating crystalline-silicon solar PV cells.
American Airlines Group Inc (NASDAQ:AAL), jumped 0.64% and closed at $37.87 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $37.31 and $38.12. The company’s Market capitalization is $20.03 Billion with the total Outstanding Shares of 529.91 Million. UATP is happy to declare that the cutting-edge payment processing platform, Planet Payment, has joined the Network to give airline Merchants access to a wider portfolio of alternative forms of payment. Working with Planet Payment will assist Merchants capture more sales by offering the optimal payment set-up for every market.
“Planet Payment’s international payment platform will allow airline Merchants to gain greater access to critical markets, such as China, where outbound travel spend is expected to reach $255.4 billion by 2025,” said Paul Levine, SVP, Planet Payment. “Solving a noteworthybarrier to accepting the most widely issued card in the world, we will be able to provide a way to elegantly accept UnionPay Debit cards by the end of 2016.”
Hormel Foods Corp (NYSE:HRL), dropped -0.51% and closed at $36.91 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $36.75 and $37.15. During the 52-week trading session the minimum price at which share price traded, registered at $31.66 and reached to max level of $45.72. Hormel Foods Corporation (HRL) recently declared several leadership appointments. James M. Splinter has been designated to the position of group vice president, corporate strategy. In this new role, Splinter will have responsibility for leading the company’s planned growth areas counting innovation, corporate development and strategy, consumer insights and building the company’s digital and e-commerce capabilities across the enterprise. Splinter will report to James P. Snee, president and chief operating officer who will assume the post of chief executive officer on October 31.
“The growth of Hormel Foods is a product of our continued focus on our formula for success as we grow our portfolio of leading consumer brands, accelerate innovation, complete evolutionary acquisitions and build our balanced portfolio,” said Snee.