The cleaning- and consumer-products company Clorox (NYSE: CLX) reported strong quarterly earnings on Monday. According to the results the company had sales of $ 1.92B in the first quarter of its fiscal year ending September, up 27% from $ 1.506B a year earlier.
The US dollar climbed to a fresh monthly high on Wednesday ahead of the US election after it struggled a couple of days to find buyers. As per the opinion polls results, former US Vice President Biden has a strong lead in most national polls.
The global card network giants Visa and Mastercard reported quarterly financial results on Wednesday. Visa reported better than financial results compare to Mastercard but the revenue declines for both companies resulted from a lack of higher fees for cross-border transactions, as global travel remains limited.
“We are excited to join the AMD family, Joining together with AMD will help accelerate growth in our data centre business and enable us to pursue a broader customer base across more markets.” Xilinx CEO Victor Peng said.
Cybersecurity firm McAfee returned to Wall Street on Thursday and it commenced trading on the Nasdaq under the ticker symbol “MCFE”. In this IPO transaction, McAfee sold 37 million shares and raised $740 million in funds. McAfee is an antivirus software provider that provides cyber security solutions for data centers and cloud services.