Shares of Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) ended Tuesday session in green amid volatile trading. The shares closed up +0.32 points or 0.40% at $80.98 with 1.29 million shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $81.01, the shares hit an intraday low of $80.47 and an intraday high of $81.19 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $14.25 billion and the numbers of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 174.23 million shares.
On Sept. 6, 2016 Ball Aerospace has been named a new Tier 1 supplier in the 2016 U.S. Air Force Superior Supplier Incentive Program ranking. This is the first time Ball has been eligible for the service’s third annual ranking and the company debuted at the Tier 1 level. In reporting the 2016 results, the Air Force refined its methodology to better represent the scope of work being assessed in each evaluation.
“This recognition is a perfect example of how Ball goes beyond to enable our customers to perform beyond expectation and protect what matters most,” said Rob Strain, president, Ball Aerospace. “We greatly value the collaborative relationship we have with the Air Force and we are honored to work with them to support the men and women who serve our country.”
The criteria for the award included suppliers who contributed at the prime contractor level. Ball’s National Defense and Systems Engineering Solutions Strategic Business Units are providing key support to the Air Force for various spacecraft and defense programs.
Shares of Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co (NASDAQ:GT) ended Tuesday session in green amid volatile trading. The shares closed up +1.43 points or 4.81% at $31.16 with 5.66 million shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $30.60, the shares hit an intraday low of $30.55 and an intraday high of $31.40 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $8.33 billion and the numbers of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 262.00 million shares.
Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co (GT) announced that it will host a live video webcast of its September 15 investor meeting in Boston. The webcast is scheduled to begin at 9 a.m. and is expected to conclude at 11:45 a.m.
Participating in the meeting will be Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President Richard J. Kramer and Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Laura K. Thompson, along with presidents of the company’s strategic business units: Stephen McClellan, Americas; Jean-Claude Kihn, Europe, Middle East and Africa; and Chris Delaney, Asia Pacific. Topics to be covered at the meeting include industry trends, performance goals and capital allocation.
Prior to the commencement of the call, the company will post the financial and other related information that will be presented on its investor relations website: http://investor.goodyear.com.
Investors, members of the media and other interested persons can access the video webcast on the website or the audio via telephone by calling either (800) 895-0198 or (785) 424-1053 before 8:55 a.m. on September 15 and providing the Conference ID “Goodyear.” An audio replay will be available later that day by calling (800) 723-8184 or (402) 220-2668. A video replay will remain available on the website.