Shares of Kellogg Company (NYSE:K) ended Friday session in green amid volatile trading. The shares closed up +0.21 points or 0.27% at $77.47 with 1,444,692 shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $77.44, the shares hit an intraday low of $77.44 and an intraday high of $78.02 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $27.21 billion and the numbers of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 350.26 million shares.
On Sept. 27, 2016 Kellogg Company and the United States Olympic Committee announced that Kellogg is renewing its commitment to Team USA and will sponsor the USOC through the 2018 and 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
“It is an honor to continue to be associated with the USOC, and to help the athletes of Team USA achieve their dreams of representing our country at the Olympic and Paralympic Games,” said Paul Norman, president of Kellogg North America. “Together, we will continue to celebrate the things that drive people to get up in the morning, and what inspires them to reach their full potential each day.”
Kellogg’s sponsorship category covers hot and cold cereal and granola, wholesome portable breakfasts, and frozen breakfast.
“Kellogg has been a strong supporter of America’s athletes, helping to provide the resources they need to pursue their dreams of competing in Olympic and Paralympic Games,” said Scott Blackmun, CEO, USOC. “We are thrilled to continue this partnership as we engage people across the country and create excitement for Team USA.”
Shares of Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) ended Friday session in green amid volatile trading. The shares closed up +0.32 points or 0.59% at $54.70 with 2,026,879 shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $54.68, the shares hit an intraday low of $54.40 and an intraday high of $54.90 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $16.94 billion and the numbers of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 307.88 million shares.
On September 9, 2016 Campbell Soup Company (CPB) has been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index for the eighth consecutive year and the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index for the seventh consecutive year. These independent rankings recognize Campbell’s leadership in supporting long-term shareholder value while creating a more sustainable environment and making a measurable difference in local communities.
“Campbell is proud to continue to be recognized as a constituent of the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices,” said Dave Stangis, Campbell’s Vice President – Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability. “We are committed to a sustainability strategy that is aligned with our purpose – Real food that matters for life’s moments – across all areas of our company. Integrating sustainability into our operations is not just good for the planet and our consumers, but also good for business.”