Stocks Buzz: EnteroMedics Inc (NASDAQ:ETRM), Navient Corp (NASDAQ:NAVI), Ally Financial Inc (NYSE:ALLY)

On Monday, Shares of EnteroMedics Inc (NASDAQ:ETRM), subtract -0.37% and closed at $0.134 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $0.13 and $0.14. EnteroMedics Inc. (ETRM), the developer of medical devices using neuroblocking technology to treat obesity, metabolic diseases and other gastrointestinal disorders, recently declared the appointment of President and Chief Executive Officer Dan Gladney as Chairman of the Board of Directors, effective October 14, 2016. Mr. Gladney will succeed Dr. Mark Knudson, co-founder of EnteroMedics, who will be retiring from the Board. Dr. Knudson will be Special Advisor to the CEO on clinical and scientific activities following his retirement.  As part of this transition, the EnteroMedics Board will take action at its December meeting to create an Independent Lead Director position and has asked the Nominating and Governance Committee to recommend a candidate for appointment to that position.

“It is an honor to lead the EnteroMedics Board of Directors at such a pivotal time for the company,” said Mr. Gladney. “EnteroMedics’ commitment to combatting morbid obesity only gets stronger as we press onward towards our aims of both obtaining broad reimbursement coverage for vBloc Therapy® and ensuring that this proven option is as widely available as possible. I would like to thank Mark for his service and dedication to the company over the last 14 plus years.”

Navient Corp (NASDAQ:NAVI), dropped -0.97% and closed at $14.33 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $14.22 and $14.49. The company’s Market capitalization is $4.59 Billion with the total Outstanding Shares of 318.00 million. All hands will be on deck on Tuesday, Oct. 4, as Navient, the nation’s leading loan administration, servicing and asset recovery company, joins more than 30 local employers aboard the Battleship New Jersey to take part in an forthcoming job fair for veterans, located on 100 Clinton St. in Camden, N.J. from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Sponsored by Veteran Recruiting and Penn Mutual, the event is free of charge to all active duty service members, veterans and military spouses.

“We are delighted to join other employers in the area who recognize the unique talents that veterans and service members possess,” said Jodi Brandstetter, director, Navient. “We are looking forward to meeting and learning more about the talents of those in attendance.”

Navient, headquartered in Wilmington, Del., seeks to fill positions for reporting analytics, equity planning, loan servicing, customer service specialists, customer resolution specialists, case workers, and others. Positions are available at Navient’s locations in Wilmington and Newark, Del., Moorestown, N.J., and Wilkes-Barre, Pa.

Ally Financial Inc (NYSE:ALLY), gained 1.03% and closed at $19.67 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $19.28 and $19.73. During the 52-week trading session the minimum price at which share price traded, registered at $14.55 and reached to max level of $21.21. Ally Financial Inc., a diversified financial services company, provides a range of financial products and services mainly to automotive dealers and their retail customers in the United States. It offers dealer financial services, counting a range of financial services and insurance products to automotive dealers and retail customers. The company also provides automotive finance services for dealers, such as new and used vehicle inventory financing; inventory insurance; term loans, counting real estate and working capital loans; and vehicle remarketing services, in addition to vehicle service contracts (VCSs) and guaranteed automobile protection (GAP) products. In addition, it offers retail automotive financing for new and used vehicles, and leasing for new vehicles; consumer finance protection and insurance products, such as VSCs, maintenance coverage, and GAP products; commercial insurance products; and senior secured commercial-lending products. Further, the company, through its partner, Ally Bank provides savings and money market accounts, certificates of deposit, interest-bearing checking accounts, trust accounts, and individual retirement accounts; and online and mobile banking, electronic bill pay, remote deposit, and electronic funds transfer. It also engages in the administration of held-for-investment mortgage loan portfolio that includes the execution of bulk purchases of jumbo and low-to-moderate income mortgage loans originated by third parties. The company was formerly known as GMAC Inc. and changed its name to Ally Financial Inc. in May 2010.

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