These are some of the stocks the Yahoo Finance team is watching for you today.
Tiffany (TIF) is shining bright this morning. The luxury jeweler is posting a big beat on earnings and net income for its first quarter. Tiffany’s CEO cited a 15% boost in worldwide sales and the launch of a new celebrity campaign featuring Elle Fanning for the strong results.
United Airlines (UAL) wants the wealthy to fly the friendly skies. The airline is launching the Private Suite at LAX, a new private terminal for premium class flyers. From the lux terminal, passengers will then be driven to their planes on the tarmac in a BMW 7-Series. But it’ll cost you. Annual membership is about $4,500.
Wynn (WYNN) Resorts is promising action after nearly 80% of its shareholders voted against the company’s executive compensation plan. It’s a public, non-binding rebuke of the company, in the wake of founder Steve Wynn’s removal over sexual misconduct claims. Three new female directors have now been appointed to the board’s compensation committee.
Now to McDonald’s (MCD), where 10 current and former female employees across the U.S. have filed sexual harassment complaints. The complaints are against the company and its franchisees. McDonald’s says it takes the allegations “very seriously,” and is “confident” its franchisees will do the same.
Your next iPhone could stay alive longer and run faster. Apple’s (AAPL) manufacturing partner Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing has reportedly started making new 7 nanometer chips. Apple will have stiff competition in the area though. Samsung, its biggest competitor, is already working on adding the chip to its new phones.