Shares of Charles Schwab Corp (NYSE:SCHW) ended Tuesday session in green amid volatile trading. The shares closed up +0.27 points or 0.89% at $30.73 with 6.38 million shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $30.28, the shares hit an intraday low of $29.86 and an intraday high of $30.75 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $39.91 billion and the numbers of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 1.32 billion shares.
On September 20, 2016 Schwab Advisor Services announced availability of a robust suite of resources and tools to help independent financial advisors develop, strengthen and maintain their cybersecurity defense. The program includes information to help advisors stay up-to-date on cyber-attack trends, regulatory developments and best practices for educating employees and clients on keeping data secure. As part of its offer, Schwab also developed action-oriented tools to guide advisors through the cybersecurity planning process, available through a new online Cybersecurity Resource Center.
Schwab’s cybersecurity initiative comes at a time when preventing cyber-attacks is top of mind for the industry, with almost 90 percent of independent advisors pointing to cybersecurity, privacy and identity theft as their top compliance concern for 2016, according to a recent study.
“Advisors are aware of ongoing threats in a rapidly-evolving competitive and technological environment,” said Nick Georgis, senior vice president, Schwab Advisor Services. “As part of our commitment to empower independent advisors’ success, we are constantly evaluating the landscape and delivering resources and counsel to help them remain a step ahead.”
Shares of Host Hotels and Resorts Inc (NYSE:HST) ended Tuesday session in red amid volatile trading. The shares closed down -0.28 points or -1.75% at $15.74 with 8,724,867 shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $15.99, the shares hit an intraday low of $15.73 and an intraday high of $15.99 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $11..64 billion and the numbers of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 742.48 million shares.
Host Hotels and Resorts Inc (HST) will report financial results for the third quarter 2016 prior to market open on Wednesday, November 2, followed by a conference call at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time (ET). Management will discuss the Company’s third quarter 2016 results and its business outlook for the remainder of 2016.
Interested individuals are invited to listen to the call via telephone at (719) 325-2202. It is recommended that participants call 10 minutes ahead of the scheduled start time to ensure proper connection. A simultaneous webcast of the call will be available on the Company’s website at www.hosthotels.com. A replay of the call will be available Wednesday, November 2 at 1:00 p.m. ET until Wednesday, November 9, 2016 at 1:00 p.m. ET via telephone at (888) 203-1112, passcode number 7595830, or via webcast on the Company’s website through December 2, 2016.