On Friday, Shares of Mastercard Inc (NYSE:MA), added 0.23% and closed at $100.88 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $100.81 and $102.20. Silicon Valley Bank and Mastercard have selected six startups to take part in Class 5 of Commerce.Innovated., a virtual accelerator designed to assist commerce, payments and fintech startups grow their businesses. The six startups will go through the four-month virtual program that provides resources to assist refine and enhance their business ideas through access to operational expertise from Silicon Valley Bank, Mastercard and their respective networks.
Co-founder of Alloy Laura Spiekerman, an alumna from Class 4 of Commerce.Innovated., commented: “Commerce.Innovated. assisted us validate our approach to financial institutions and connecting to clients.” Since concluding the program, Alloy, which provides identity verification APIs for regulated companies, accomplished a product launch with its first live customers and started fundraising for its second seed round. “We continue to keep in touch with the Commerce.Innovated. team to leverage the connections, resources and expertise we gained through the program.”
Under Armour Inc (NYSE:UA), jumped 0.81% and closed at $38.49 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $38.35 and $39.20. The company’s Market capitalization is $15.82 Billion with the total outstanding Shares of 183.39 million. Applications are now being accepted for the 2017 Cupid’s Cup Entrepreneurship Competition, presented by Under Armour Founder and CEO Kevin Plank. As the signature program of the Plank Foundation for Entrepreneurship (PFE) with over ten successful years of tremendous growth, 2017 will bring another evolution as the competition moves to Chicago, with Northwestern University hosting the event next spring. The University’s reputation of being a top-tier incubator for entrepreneurs offers the perfect opportunity to expand Cupid’s Cup and continue to grow the competition. The expansion to Northwestern University marks the start of a rotation of host venues, as Cupid’s Cup continues to move across the nation.
As a thought leader and advocate of entrepreneurship, Plank continues to inspire the entrepreneurial spirit with his own success story. The name of the event is a nod to one of Plank’s first businesses – Cupid’s Valentine Rose Delivery – an enterprise that he started as a student at the University of Maryland to sell roses on campus. Those profits eventually became the seed money that launched Under Armour.
Public Service Enterprise Group Inc. (NYSE:PEG), lost -0.17% and closed at $40.90 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $40.77 and $41.42. The company’s Market capitalization is $20.66 Billion with the total outstanding Shares of 505.92 million. During the 52-week trading session the minimum price at which share price traded, registered at $36.80 and reached to max level of $47.41. Public Service Enterprise Group Incorporated, through its auxiliaries, operates as an energy company mainly in the Northeastern and Mid- Atlantic United States. The company operates nuclear, coal, gas, oil-fired, and renewable generation facilities with a generation capacity of about 11,678 megawatts. It sells electricity, natural gas, emissions credits, and a series of energy-related products. The company also transmits electricity; and distributes electricity and gas to residential, commercial, and industrial customers, in addition to invests in solar generation projects, and implements energy efficiency and demand response programs. In addition, it offers appliance services and repairs to customers. As of December 31, 2015, the companys electric transmission and distribution system included 24,022 circuit miles, of which 8,226 circuit miles were underground; and 848,496 poles, of which 549,636 poles were jointly-owned, in addition to 4 electric distribution headquarters and 5 sub-headquarters.