On Thursday,Shares of Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ), subtract -0.02% and closed at $50.29 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $49.82 and $50.41. The company’s Market capitalization is $206.64 Billion with the total Outstanding Shares of 4.08 billion. More than 160,000 verizon employees want to help you connect with friends and family in anticipation of Hurricane Nicole. Verizon is offering free wireless and wireline calling from the U.S. to Bermuda to connect with family and friends.
Home wireline telephone customers will incur no charges to Bermuda from their U.S. landlines from October 13 through 15, 2016 (applicable taxes and surcharges will apply).
Wireless users will incur no charges for texts or international long distance calls originating from the U.S. to Bermuda from October 13 through 15, 2016 (applicable taxes and surcharges will apply).
Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ), headquartered in New York City, has a diverse workforce of nearly 162,700 and generated nearly $132 billion in 2015 revenues. Verizon operates America’s most reliable wireless network, with 113.2 million retail connections nationwide. The company also provides communications and entertainment services over mobile broadband and the nation’s premier all-fiber network, and delivers integrated business solutions to customers worldwide.
Citizens Financial Group Inc (NYSE:CFG), dropped -2.89% and closed at $24.52 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $24.22 and $24.95. The company’s Market capitalization is $12.89Billion with the total outstanding Shares of 564.44 million
Students, Parents Find Student Loan Financial Aid Process More Stressful than Applying for College
Citizens Bank study finds more than half of borrowers don’t fully grasp student loan process; more than three-quarters want assist navigating process; majority of Millennials worry about ability to repay loans
It’s the season for students and families across the nation to start filling out their federal student aid applications and a study released recently by Citizens Bank finds that a large majority are more stressed by the loan process than by actually applying to college, while more than half do not fully understand the student loan financial aid process.
The online survey of more than 2,000 Americans aged 18 and over showed that Millennials in particular found the process both confusing (74%) and stressful (76%) with more than half (53%) of Millennials and 60 percent of parents and others pointing to lengthy and unclear paperwork as the source of confusion and stress. Difficulty understanding legal and financial terminology followed close behind. The great majority of respondents indicated that the process would be less stressful if they could speak to a financial professional about their student loan application.
NetApp Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP), gained 0.03% and closed at $33.87 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $33.29 and $34.04. The company’s Market capitalization is $9.38Billion with the total outstanding Shares of 278.67million. During the 52-week trading session the minimum price at which share price traded, registered at $20.66 and reached to max level of $36.10. NetApp® (NTAP) recently declared that TechnologyOne (TechOne) has implemented NetApp® Private Storage (NPS) on a FlexPod® data centre platform with NetApp MetroCluster™ technology to assist reduce costs and increase performance for its global customers.
TechOne is Australia’s leading enterprise software company, with offices in six countries. The company’s software powers its diverse range of customers, which includes more than 1,000 leading corporations, government departments, financial institutions, universities, and statutory authorities around the world.
After the floods in Queensland in 2011 damaged TechOne’s data centre, the Brisbane- headquartered company decided to go all in with Amazon Web Services (AWS) to reduce risk. AWS did just that, allowing TechOne to have up to 99.9% resiliency. However, TechOne needed a storage solution that also offered the same levels of reliability and flexibility.
Because many of TechOne’s customers have seasonal workloads, for example, universities that have students registering for courses during the year, TechOne needed a storage solution that could react in real time. In addition, many of the company’s customers are global, with their data accessed worldwide, so the company required a highly efficient solution for stored data.