Under Armour's Profit is Up 73%; Stocks Trading Slightly Higher

Though slightly higher, the stock trading was uneven this Thursday. Verizon (VZ) was down to $46.32 largely due to missing profit expectations. There is a rising concern that the company's reluctance to offer discounts will turn away new customers in an already saturated market. Crude oil prices rise 0.5% to recover after a two week low. After posting strong sales, Under Armour's (UA) first-quarter profit is up 73%. DoJ and SEC are conducting an investigation into GM (GM) in connection with recent recalls.
This investigation could potentially lead to damages and multiple fines. Amidst the news of Zynga (ZNGA) founder leaving, company's shares continue to fall and were down almost 2% on Thursday.

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Published on Apr 24, 2014
By InvestorGuide Staff

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