Shares of Brunswick Corporation (NYSE:BC) ended Friday session in red amid volatile trading. The shares closed down -0.67 points or -1.34% at $49.26 with 1.75 million shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $49.65, the shares hit an intraday low of $49.01 and an intraday high of $49.85 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $4.51 billion and the numbers of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 90.22 million shares.
On Sept. 6, 2016 Brunswick Corporation`s (BC) dealer services team, Brunswick Dealer Advantage, and the Brunswick Foundation, recently announced that 28 deserving students of dealer families from both the U.S. and Canada have each been awarded a one-year, $2,000 college scholarship as part of the 2016 Brunswick Foundation Sons and Daughters Scholarship program.
Since 2007, the Brunswick Foundation Sons and Daughters Scholarship Program has recognized students for their academic excellence, leadership capabilities and community involvement during the past school year. This year`s scholarship recipients were chosen by an independent committee of academic professionals from leading Midwestern universities.
“Brunswick Corporation remains committed to providing the best dealer support services in the industry and we are pleased to award these scholarships for the tenth consecutive year,” said Kirsten Schuchardt, marketing and program manager for Brunswick Dealer Advantage. “The Brunswick Foundation Dealer Sons and Daughters Scholarship program has allowed us to directly help our dealers, their employees and their families.”
Since its inception, the Brunswick Foundation Sons and Daughters Scholarship Program has provided more than $550,000 to support the baccalaureate education of more than 275 students.
“I am very thankful to have received this scholarship. This will definitely help relieve the financial pressures of me and my family,” said scholarship winner Miranda Nikkel, whose father Greg Nikkel works for NR Motors LTD in Manitoba, Canada. “I am looking forward to starting university and the new chapter of my life.”
Shares of Michael Kors Holdings Ltd (NYSE:KORS) ended Friday session in green amid volatile trading. The shares closed up +0.40 points or 0.80% at $50.51 with 1.67 million shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $50.07, the shares hit an intraday low of $50.07 and an intraday high of $51.06 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $8.58 billion and the numbers of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 169.01 million shares.
On September 6, 2016 Michael Kors (KORS), a global luxury lifestyle brand, is excited to introduce the MICHAEL KORS ACCESS display smartwatch, part of its new wearable technology accessories line. The line is geared towards the fashion-focused consumer and combines innovative technology with exceptional style from a leader in luxury fashion.
The cutting-edge technology at the heart of the MICHAEL KORS ACCESS smartwatch, which is compatible with both iPhone® and Android™ phones, is made possible through a partnership with Google, using their Android Wear™ smartwatch platform.
Designed to show that technology and social connectivity should be seamless, the MICHAEL KORS ACCESS line, which also includes activity trackers, proves that access can be both glamorous and effortless. “Our customers love fashion and they’re plugged in 24/7,” says Michael Kors. “I think they’ll appreciate having social connectivity and health and fitness tracking all within a great-looking accessory.”