Trending Stocks: Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (NASDAQ:FOXA), Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC), LendingClub Corp (NYSE:LC)

On Tuesday,Shares of Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (NASDAQ:FOXA), added 0.04% and closed at $24.74 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $24.53 and $24.99. FOX Business Network (FBN) delivered its highest rated presidential debate coverage in the network’s nine year history, according to Nielsen Media Research. Reporting live from the debate hall at Hofstra University, FBN’s special coverage of the first presidential debate averaged 673,000 total viewers from 9-10:45PM/ET, beating CNBC’s 520,000 by 29 percent in total viewers. During primetime (8-11PM/ET), FBN also swept CNBC with 532,000 total viewers verses 407,000, a 31 percent advantage.

Led by anchor and managing editor Neil Cavuto, together with FBN’s Lou Dobbs, Trish Regan, Charlie Gasparino and Kennedy, FBN’s comprehensive coverage (8PM-1AM/ET) earned 411,000 total viewers, beating CNBC’s programing, which included repeats of Shark Tank together with the presidential debate, by 41 percent. In Addition To, Lou Dobbs’ 7PM/ET pre-debate special coverage averaged 291,000 total viewers, beating CNBC by 106 percent.

Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC), jumped 1.03% and closed at $41.38 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $41.09 and $42.31. The company’s Market capitalization is $22.08 Billion with the total Outstanding Shares of 528.76 million. Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC) recently declared that Abdulaziz F. Alkhayyal has been elected to the company`s board of directors, to be effective Oct. 26, 2016.

Alkhayyal serves on the board of directors of Halliburton Company, where he is a member of the health, safety and environment and the nominating and corporate governance committees.

He stepped down from Saudi Aramco in 2014 as the senior vice president of Industrial Relations, following a 30-year career there. He served on the Saudi Aramco board of directors from 2004 to 2014.

“The addition of Mr. Alkhayyal`s extensive energy experience to our already deeply practiced board will be a tremendous asset to the company and its shareholders,” said Gary R. Heminger, chairman, president and chief executive officer. He added that Alkhayyal also has unique insight into global energy markets. The election of Alkhayyal increases the size of MPC`s board to 11 directors.

LendingClub Corp (NYSE:LC), REMAIN FLAT  and closed at $6.16 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $6.07 and $6.25. During the 52-week trading session the minimum price at which share price traded, registered at $3.44 and reached to max level of $15.00. Lending Club (LC), the world’s leading online marketplace connecting borrowers and shareholders, declared recently that Russell S. Elmer has been named General Counsel, reporting to Scott Sanborn, President and Chief Executive Officer. Elmer will succeed Jason Altieri who has served as the Company’s General Counsel for the past seven years.

Elmer, who was formerly with Lending Club from 2012 to early 2014, brings more than 25 years of legal experience, most recently as Deputy General Counsel and Corporate Secretary at PayPal Holdings Inc. (PYPL). As Lending Club General Counsel, Elmer will oversee all legal matters counting corporate securities, M&A, corporate governance, government and regulatory affairs and litigation.

“I’m thrilled to welcome Russ back to Lending Club as General Counsel,” said Scott Sanborn, President and CEO of Lending Club. “I believe his deep legal experience at the intersection of technology and finance in addition to his hands-on knowledge of our business will allow him to be incredibly effective as we enter Lending Club’s next phase.”

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