Let’s check out the Yahoo Finance charts of the day.
JPMorgan Chase (JPM): Shares are down here, at around 1%. The big bank reported a profit of $8.3 billion for the second quarter, an increase of 18% from a year ago and not far off from its record quarterly profit of $8.7 billion in the first quarter. JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon said in a statement that “the healthy US consumer” helped drive gains in its credit card and money management business.
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ): Shares are down here around .62%. The company was ordered to pay a record $4.69 billion to 22 women who alleged that Johnson & Johnson talc-based products, including its baby powder, contain asbestos and caused them to develop ovarian cancer.
Diageo (DEO): Shares are up here at .28%. Goldman Sachs upgraded the producer of spirits and beer to Buy from Neutral and sees accelerating organic sales for the spirits producer.
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