On Friday, Shares of Windstream Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:WIN), subtract -4.34% and closed at $8.81 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $8.75 and $9.30. The company’s Market capitalization is $848.09 million with the total Outstanding Shares of 96.26 million. Windstream (WIN), a leading provider of advanced network communications, recently declared that it has connected nearly 300 Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) locations across the country within the first year of being named an authorized network services provider for the VA’s National Consolidation of Local Exchange Carrier (LEC) Services Contract.
Windstream is providing a wide range of voice, data and Internet services under the five-year, multi-million-dollar contract with the VA’s Office of Information and Technology (OIT), which is designed to consolidate service providers to the VA. Windstream anticipates to continue to introduce reliable, scalable and secure technology solutions at other facilities that will assist in the efficient delivery of healthcare and other benefits to veterans across the nation.
Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS), dropped -0.48% and closed at $56.40 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $56.31 and $57.10. The company’s Market capitalization is $22.66 Billion with the total Outstanding Shares of 403.63 million. During the 52-week trading session the minimum price at which share price traded, registered at $42.86 and reached to max level of $60.29. Discover Financial Services (DFS) declared recently that it is pledging up to $500,000 to the American Red Cross for Hurricane Matthew relief efforts through a cardmember donation matching program. For every cardmember who donates to the American Red Cross using their Cashback Bonus®, or by making a donation with their Discover card, Discover will match those donations dollar-for-dollar up to $500,000. Discover is also waiving the transaction fees on all credit card donations to the American Red Cross for the immediate future.
Discover also will be matching employee donations to the American Red Cross dollar-for-dollar through their Employee Giving Program.
“Hurricane Matthew has created an urgent need for assistance in Haiti, the Bahamas, and the U.S.,” said David Nelms, Chairman and CEO of Discover. “Our cardmembers and employees share a strong interest in supporting relief efforts and providing a means of doing so will assist make their donations go further and assist more people.
On the otherhand United Continental Holdings Inc (NYSE:UAL), dropped 2.15% and closed at $52.82 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $52.67 and $54.00. During the 52-week trading session the minimum price at which share price traded, registered at $37.41 and reached to max level of $61.87. United Airlines is partnering with leading disaster relief organizations, counting the American Red Cross, Americares, Airlink and OperationUSA to assist support families and individuals affected by Hurricane Matthew. Starting recently, the airline will provide up to five million bonus miles to MileagePlus customers who donate to these organizations through the online donations platform, CrowdRise™. In addition, United will give up to a total of $100,000 to match donations to these organizations.
Since 2013, United and United customers have contributed more than $4 million to disaster relief efforts.
“The thoughts of our entire United family are with the families and individuals affected by this devastating storm,” said Brett Hart, United’s executive vice president and general counsel. “Our customers and employees have shown their generosity and eagerness to assist time and time again in disasters such as Hurricane Matthew. It is our hope that partnering with these organizations will assist provide relief to those who need it most.”