News Highlights: Top Company News of the Day
Amazon Union Drive Heads North to Canada
The Canadian arm of the Teamsters unions says it requested that
labor regulators in Alberta certify a union for workers at an
Amazon warehouse just south of Edmonton, following a failed
unionization effort in Alabama.
New iPhone 13 Pro and Watch Series 7 Unveiled at Apple Event
After weeks of turbulent headlines, CEO Tim Cook took the
virtual stage in an attempt to return attention to the key driver
of the tech company's success: the iPhone.
Comcast Stock Falls After Warning on Slowing Subscriber Growth
The cable giant said it was experiencing a slowdown in its cable
business after surging growth in the early stages of the
JPMorgan Chases the Online Investing Boom With Senior Hires
The bank is adding two executives to reinvigorate its online
investing platforms, which lagged behind rivals during the pandemic
Activision Blizzard hit with federal labor complaint alleging mistreatment of protesting employees
Activision Blizzard Inc. is facing additional charges of
mistreating workers who had protested against the videogame maker's
response to sexual harassment and discrimination allegations.
Sportradar Shares Fall After Market Debut
The company, which is backed by Michael Jordan and Mark Cuban,
is part of a growing online gambling market.
Boeing Raises Outlook on Travel Rebound
The aerospace company forecasts a $9 trillion market for its
products over the next decade, with the pandemic wiping out two
years of growth.
AT&T Opens 'Feature Store' to Speed AI Development
The company is the latest to set up a repository of reusable
artificial-intelligence building blocks, which can be used to
reduce the time it takes to develop and deploy AI models from
months and weeks to days.
Chevron to Triple Low-Carbon Investment
The oil giant plans to spend $10 billion through 2028 on
technologies such as biofuels and hydrogen, up from a prior
commitment of around $3 billion.
Goldman Sachs CFO Stephen Scherr to Retire
Denis Coleman, a leveraged-finance banker who has spent 25 years
at the Wall Street firm, will succeed Stephen Scherr, who will
leave at the end of the year.
(END) Dow Jones Newswires
September 14, 2021 17:15 ET (21:15 GMT)
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