Alcoa, Goldman Sachs rise; Duck Creek, Corsair Gaming fall

Oct 15, 2021, 1:24 PM | Updated: 1:41 pm

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Friday:

Goldman Sachs Inc., up $14.87 to $406.07.

The investment bank’s earnings jumped 60% as corporate deals surged this summer, bringing in millions in fees.

Alcoa Inc., up $7.40 to $56.

The company delivered record profits, announced a dividend and increased its share buyback program as aluminum prices surged.

Duck Creek Technologies Inc., down $11.29 to $34.94.

The company, which makes software for the insurance industry, issued a sales forecast that disappointed investors.

J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc., up $15.31 to $190.55.

The logistics company reported earnings and revenue for its latest quarter that easily beat Wall Street’s forecasts.

Corsair Gaming Inc., down $2.19 to $24.79.

The maker of video gaming gear said its third-quarter revenue would come in below analysts’ estimates as supply chain issues hurt its sales.

Amazon.com Inc., up $109.16 to $3,409.02.

Companies that rely on spending by consumers rose after a surprisingly strong report on September retail sales.

Prologis Inc., up $1.25 to $136.98.

The real estate investment trust reported quarterly results that beat Wall Street’s expectations.

Charles Schwab Corp., up $2.79 to $80.90.

The brokerage reported earnings and revenue for its latest quarter that came in ahead of what analysts were expecting.

Copyright © The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

AP

Chinese Ambassador to Australia, Xiao Qian, speaks at the National Press Club in Canberra, Australi...
Associated Press

Chinese envoy tells Australia to show ‘caution’ over Taiwan

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia’s recent change of government was a chance to “reset” its troubled relationship with China, but the new administration must “handle the Taiwan question with caution,” a Chinese envoy said on Wednesday. Chinese Ambassador to Australia Xiao Qian said he was “surprised” that Australia had signed a statement with the United […]
1 day ago
People wearing face masks walk past a bank's electronic board showing the Hong Kong share index in ...
Associated Press

Asian stocks fall ahead of US inflation

BEIJING (AP) — Asian stocks followed Wall Street lower Wednesday ahead of U.S. inflation data that traders worry will show upward pressure on prices still is too strong for the Federal Reserve to ease off interest rate hikes. Shanghai, Tokyo, Hong Kong and Seoul declined. Oil prices edged lower. Wall Street’s benchmark S&P 500 index […]
1 day ago
Former President Donald Trump arrives at Trump Tower, late Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2022, in New York. (AP ...
Associated Press

Trump says he’s testifying Wednesday in NY investigation

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former President Donald Trump will be questioned under oath Wednesday in the New York attorney general’s long-running civil investigation into his dealings as a real estate mogul, he confirmed in a post on his Truth Social account. Trump’s testimony comes amid a flurry of legal activity surrounding him, taking place just days […]
1 day ago
FILE - Serena Williams attends the Balmain Ready To Wear Fall/Winter 2022-2023 fashion collection, ...
Associated Press

Serena’s Choice: Williams’ tough call resonates with women

NEW YORK (AP) — Serena Williams said it plainly: It isn’t really fair. A male athlete would never have to make the same choice. But after a trailblazing career that both transformed and transcended her sport, Williams, who turns 41 next month, has told the world she’ll soon step away from tennis to focus on […]
1 day ago
This photo released Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2022, by the Albuquerque Police Department shows Muhammad Syed...
Associated Press

Afghan man charged in killings of Muslims in New Mexico

The ambush killings of four Muslim men in Albuquerque, New Mexico, shook the community but inspired a flood of information, including a tip that led to the arrest of a local Muslim man originally from Afghanistan who knew the victims, authorities said. Muhammad Syed, 51, was arrested on Monday after a traffic stop more than […]
1 day ago
Mashpee Wampanoag Kerri Helme, of Fairhaven, Mass., uses plant fiber to weave a basket while sittin...
Associated Press

Native Americans urge boycott of ‘tone deaf’ Pilgrim museum

PLYMOUTH, Mass. (AP) — Native Americans in Massachusetts are calling for a boycott of a popular living history museum featuring Colonial reenactors portraying life in Plymouth, the famous English settlement founded by the Pilgrims who arrived on the Mayflower. Members of the state’s Wampanoag community and their supporters say Plimoth Patuxet Museums has not lived […]
1 day ago

Sponsored Articles

...
Sanderson Ford

Don’t let rising fuel prices stop you from traveling Arizona this summer

There's no better time to get out on the open road and see what the beautiful state of Arizona has to offer. But if the cost of gas is putting a cloud over your summer vacation plans, let Sanderson Ford help with their wide-range selection of electric vehicles.
...
Day & Night Air Conditioning, Heating and Plumbing

Most plumbing problems can be fixed with regular maintenance

Instead of waiting for a problem to happen, experts suggest getting a head start on your plumbing maintenance.
...
Carla Berg, MHS, Deputy Director, Public Health Services, Arizona Department of Health Services

Vaccines are safe if you are pregnant or breastfeeding

Are you pregnant? Do you have a friend or loved one who’s expecting?
Alcoa, Goldman Sachs rise; Duck Creek, Corsair Gaming fall