On Monday, Shares of United Technologies Corporation (NYSE:UTX), subtract -0.92% and closed at $107.86 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $107.73 and $109.42. Pratt & Whitney’s PurePower Geared Turbofan Engine™ has reached service with VivaAerobus on the operator’s A320neo. The aircraft made its first passenger flight on Oct. 18 from Monterrey to Guadalajara, Mexico. This milestone comes days after the last leg of the aircraft’s ferry flight became the longest A320neo flight to date. The flight from Keflavik, Iceland to Monterrey, Mexico, was nine hours and 32 minutes, the longest flight to date on an A320neo. Pratt & Whitney is a division of United Technologies Corp. (UTX).
“The VivaAerobus introduction of its A320neo into passenger service was the next step in the transformation of our young airline. On day one of passenger service, the aircraft conducted eight flights carrying about 1,160 passengers between various cities in Mexico,” said Juan Carlos Zuazua, CEO of VivaAerobus. “The PurePower Engine’s lower fuel burn, 18 percent better on the ferry flight, will assist us meet our customers’ expectations of dependable service at a lower cost. We are proud of our relationship with Pratt & Whitney and proud to be flying one of the most advanced technologies in the field of civil aviation.”
Himax Technologies, Inc. (ADR)(NASDAQ:HIMX), jumped 0.40% and closed at $7.45 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $7.25 and $7.57. The company’s Market capitalization is $1.30 Billion with the total Outstanding Shares of 343.82 million. Himax Technologies, Inc. (HIMX) (“Himax” or “Company”), a leading supplier and fabless manufacturer of display drivers and other semiconductor products, declared its financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2016.
“The momentum we established during the first half of the year continued into the third quarter of 2016, as evidenced by our top and bottom line growth during the first three quarters of the year as our driver and non-driver business segments both performed strongly,” said Mr. Jordan Wu, President and Chief Executive Officer of Himax. “We continue to see raised market share in our core driver IC business, in both large panel driver ICs in addition to small and medium-sized driver ICs, which is a direct result of our ongoing technology advancements and strong customer relationships. Our total solution capabilities and our continued focus on major new technology trends counting higher display resolution, AMOLED and in-cell TDDI will continue to solidify our dominant position in the market.”
Foot Locker, Inc. (NYSE:FL), lost -0.11% and closed at $71.45 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $71.44 and $73.37. Company stock’s 52-week range is $50.90 – $73.37 Foot Locker, Inc. (FL), the New York-based specialty athletic retailer, plans to report financial results for its third quarter ended October 29, 2016 before the U.S. markets open on Friday, November 18, 2016. A conference call is planned for the same day at 9:00 a.m. EST, during which the Company will discuss these results. The Company will comment on the status of its current programs, and discuss trends in its business and the athletic industry.