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Stocks making the biggest moves midday: Levi Strauss, FuboTV, Honeywell and more

Finance
A man wears Levis Strauss & Co. clothing during the company's initial public offering (IPO) at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., on Thursday, March 21, 2019.Jeenah Moon | Bloomberg | Getty ImagesCheck out the companies making headlines in midday trading.Levi Strauss – Shares of the retailer jumped 2.6% after the company beat top- and bottom-line estimates during the first quarter. Levi's earned 34 cents per share on an adjusted basis, while reporting $ 1.31 billion in revenue. Analysts surveyed by Refinitiv were expecting the company to earn 25 cents on $ 1.25 billion in revenue. The results were boosted by strength in Levi's digital sales, which jumped 41%.FuboTV – The streaming service jumped 12.6% after FuboTV won the exclusive streaming rights to the qualifyin...

Stocks making the biggest moves midday: Ulta, Alibaba, Netflix & more

Finance
The signage is seen at Alibaba Group headquarters during the company's 11.11 Singles' Day global shopping festival in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province, China, November 11, 2020.Aly Song | ReutersHere are the stocks making headlines in midday trading.Ulta Beauty — Shares of the cosmetics company fell more than 6% after reporting full-year same-store sales and revenue guidance below Wall Street estimates. The company said it sees same-store sales between 15% and 17% for the year, while analysts expected 20.3%, according to Refinitiv.Vail Resorts — The ski resort stock rose nearly 3.8% after Vail's earnings for its fiscal second quarter beat expectations. The company earned $ 3.62 per share versus the $ 2.31 expected by analysts, according to FactSet. The company also said that it saw results co...

Stocks making the biggest moves midday: Apple, Alibaba, Nikola, Macy’s & more

Finance
Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading. Nikola — Shares of the electric vehicle company shed 8.5% as the stock continued its slide after the announcement of the end of a garbage truck development deal with Republic Services. The stock lost 10.7% on Wednesday. Wedbush Securities called the announcement "a tough pill to swallow for bulls."Macy's — The retailer slid 3.4 amid weakness in the sector as investors weighed the ongoing impacts of Covid on stores. Kohl's fell 2%.Marathon Oil — Shares of the oil company slid 2.6% as the sector gave back some of its gains from the previous session. On Wednesday, the energy sector advanced 2.2%, making it the top-performing S&P sector. Devon Energy and Apache Corporation also came under pressure on Thursday, each declining ...

Midday fireball, boom thrill gazers from Ontario to Virginia

Technology
A noontime boom that was heard and felt from southern Ontario to Virginia was likely caused by a disintegrating meteorByThe Associated PressDecember 2, 2020, 10:10 PM• 2 min readSYRACUSE, N.Y. -- A noontime boom that was heard and felt from southern Ontario to Virginia was likely caused by a disintegrating meteor, according to an organization in western New York that keeps track of such phenomena.Witnesses across the area reported hearing the boom or seeing a fireball in the sky shortly after noon on Wednesday, said Robert Lunsford of the American Meteor Society in Geneseo. By 4 p.m., the organization had recorded 78 reports of the fireball seen in Maryland, Michigan, New York, Ontario, Pennsylvania and Virginia.Police agencies and fire departments around central New York received 911 call...

Stocks making the biggest moves midday: Zoom, Nikola, FireEye, Intuit & more

Finance
Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading. Zoom Video — Shares of the video-conferencing company jumped 6.1% amid a rise in Covid-19 cases. Zoom has been one of the key "stay-at-home" trades, and shares are up 550% this year.Nikola — The electric vehicle maker gained 0.6% after Loop Capital initiated coverage on the stock with a buy rating. "Nikola possesses intellectual property that is attractive to a number of partners, and ... its vehicles will begin to hit the road with these partners over the next two years," the firm said. Loop Capital's $ 35 target represents a 33% upside from Thursday's closing price.Workday — Shares of Workday dropped 9.3% after the software company sounded the alarm on continued pressure from the pandemic. "While we have seen some recent s...