On Thursday, Shares of Southwest Airlines Co (NYSE:LUV), added 3.42% and closed at $41.38 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $39.12 and $41.62. The company’s Market capitalization is $25.81 Billion with the total Outstanding Shares of 638.69 million. Southwest Airlines Co. (LUV) recently declared its flight plan of new nonstop service between Florida and Cuba, bringing Southwest’s legendary low fares to a ninth country and a historic 100th destination. Service between Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL) and Varadero, Cuba (VRA) is planned to begin Sunday, Nov. 13, 2016, and Havana (HAV) service is planned to begin Monday, Dec. 12, 2016, from both FLL and Tampa International Airport (TPA), subject to requisite approvals of the Cuban government. Service details for Santa Clara, Cuba (SNU) are intended to be released in the coming weeks.
“Southwest Customers can book their tickets now to travel to Cuba with our low fares and no hidden fees, bags fly free^, and the best Employees in the industry,” said Gary Kelly, Southwest Airlines’ Chairman, President & CEO. “Cuba will be the ninth country on our route map and Havana will mark Southwest’s 100th city, a noteworthyand proud milestone.”
^first and second checked pieces of luggage, size and weight limitations apply
In celebration of the new service, Southwest is offering a special fare of $59 one-way* on nonstop flights to and from Cuba (14-day advance purchase required, recently through Nov. 20, 2016, 11:59 p.m. in the time zone of the originating city) for travel Nov. 13, 2016, through April 24, 2017). Please see below for valid travel days and complete terms & conditions.
Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE:PM), jumped 0.11% and closed at $96.20 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $95.44 and $96.68. The company’s Market capitalization is $150.13Billion with the total outstanding Shares of 1.55billion. Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) (NYSE/Euronext Paris: PM) recently was recognized for the first time as a Top Employer in Africa for the company’s excellent work environment and exceptional development opportunities for employees. Top Employer certification is the result of an independent assessment by the Top Employers Institute, which presented national honors to PMI teams in 5 African countries: Morocco, Algeria, Egypt, Senegal, and South Africa. Earlier this year, PMI received national honors in 24 countries across Europe and the Middle East.
“At PMI, we know that our people are our greatest strength. This is why we continuously strive to provide an inspiring, diverse and inclusive workplace,” said Alejandro Lamas, PMI Vice President of Human Resources, Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa. “This most recent recognition is a testament to our work for continued development and leadership advancement of our people, allowing them to grow, and to build our business recently and for the future.”
McDermott International (NYSE:MDR), gained 1.15% and closed at $5.28 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $5.13 and $5.36. The company’s Market capitalization is $1.27Billion with the total outstanding Shares of 240.57million. During the 52-week trading session the minimum price at which share price traded, registered at $2.20 and reached to max level of $6.00. McDermott International, Inc. provides engineering, procurement, construction and installation, and module fabrication services for upstream field developments worldwide. It operates through three segments: the Americas, Europe and Africa; the Middle East; and Asia. The company delivers fixed and floating production facilities, pipeline installations, and subsea systems from concept to commissioning for offshore and subsea oil and gas projects. Its operations include fabrication and offshore installation of fixed and floating structures; and the installation of pipelines and subsea systems, in addition to provision of shallow water and deep water construction services.