Shares of Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) ended Tuesday session in red amid volatile trading. The shares closed down -0.32 points or -2.52% at $12.38 with 3.90 billion shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $12.53, the shares hit an intraday low of $12.33 and an intraday high of $12.68 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $50.46 billion and the numbers of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 3.90 billion shares.
On September 13, 2016 As new car buyers say audio brands are influencing their opinions of vehicles, Ford and HARMAN are teaming up to revolutionize in-vehicle experiences through the introduction of all-new B&O PLAY audio systems in Ford vehicles worldwide.
“Customers tell us they value consistent, high-quality audio experiences, and our collaboration with HARMAN is helping provide that,” said Raj Nair, Ford’s executive vice president, product development and chief technical officer. “This is just one of the ways we are creating richer, more engaging in-vehicle experiences for customers.”
A recent Ipsos 2016 Automotive Audio Branding study, shows roughly one-third of new car buyers say that the audio brand in their next vehicle would have a significant impact on their purchase consideration.
B&O PLAY products reimagine more than 90 years of audio heritage, with natural materials, distinctive design and high-quality audio for seamlessly integrated experiences, whether a listener is in their home, on the go, or soon, in their car.
Ford announced the exclusive collaboration with HARMAN during the automaker’s annual Further with Ford trend conference. B&O PLAY debuts in Ford vehicles globally starting next year.
Shares of Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) ended Tuesday session in red amid volatile trading. The shares closed down -0.86 points or -1.97% at $42.69 with 1.56 billion shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $42.97, the shares hit an intraday low of $42.54 and an intraday high of $43.18 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $68.71 billion and the numbers of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 1.56 billion shares.
On Sept. 12, 2016 Mondelēz International has once again been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) for both the North America and World indices. The DJSI is a globally recognized independent benchmark that conducts comprehensive assessments of a company’s economic, environmental and social performance with a strong focus on long-term value creation for shareholders.
Mondelēz International improved its overall score to reach the 95th percentile of its industry. The company also achieved perfect scores of 100 in health and nutrition, raw material sourcing and water-related risks.
“The Dow Jones Sustainability Index is a gold standard for sustainable business,” said Christine McGrath, Vice President, Sustainability, Well-being and Public & Government Affairs. “We believe our growth is directly linked to enhancing the well-being of our planet and its people, and we focus on areas where we can have the biggest impact, like well-being snacks, sustainable agriculture and reducing our environmental impact. It’s satisfying to see the progress we are making in these areas recognized in our DJSI assessment.”