3M Launches QSFP+ Optical Transceiver and 2 Other Dow Movers to Watch

3M Company (NYSE:MMM): Current price $113.09

3M recently debuted its active optical QSFP+ pluggable transceiver, which gives designers and managers structured cabling networks having a low-power and affordably-priced interconnect solution. The InfiniBand Trade Association IBTA-certified QSFP+ transceivers from 3M’s Electronic Solutions Division collection offer energy-efficient, affordable interconnect alternatives for structured cabling networks. ESD supplies advanced electronic thin substrates and sensors, components, and systems for improving and managing electronic signal properties.

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JPMorgan & Co. (NYSE:JPM): Current price $51.12

Police in Spain arrested the former JP Morgan Chase trader Javier Martin-Artajo on Tuesday while he prepares to resist possible extradition to the United States due to a $6.2-billion financial scandal at the country’s biggest bank.

The arrest occurred after the United States charged Martin-Artajo along with a junior colleague, Julien Grout, with wire fraud and conspiracy to falsify books and records linked with the trading losses, which were carried out by Bruno Iksil. The latter, who was nicknamed the “London Whale” for his big bets on derivatives markets, is cooperating with American prosecutors and has not thus far been charged.

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Cisco Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO): Current price $23.57

On Tuesday at VMworld, Cisco and VMware reported that an increasing number of customers are employing joint private cloud, data center, and virtual desktop solutions from the two firms to quicken business transformation and increase information tech agility. Globally and across vertical industries, customers are adopting the combination of Cisco Unified Computing System and VMware virtualization technologies to fuel a broad variety of business-critical applications. Recent innovative customers include Columbia Sportswear, Choice Hotels International, and Northrim Bank.

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