Shares of Annaly Capital Management, Inc. (NYSE:NLY) ended Thursday session in green amid volatile trading. The shares closed up +0.12 points or 1.12% at $10.83 with 7.08 million shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $10.75, the shares hit an intraday low of $10.74 and an intraday high of $10.84 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $10.92 billion and the numbers of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 1.02 billion shares.
On September 16, 2016 The Board of Directors of Annaly Capital Management, Inc. (NYSE: NLY) declared an additional third quarter 2016 common stock cash dividend of $0.26413 per common share. This dividend is payable October 31, 2016, to common shareholders of record on September 30, 2016. The ex-dividend date is September 28, 2016.
Shares of Charles Schwab Corp (NYSE:SCHW) ended Thursday session in green amid volatile trading. The shares closed up +0.11 points or 0.35% at $31.24 with 9.65 million shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $31.40, the shares hit an intraday low of $31.19 and an intraday high of $31.63 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $41.84 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.”