Alcoa Inc. (NYSE:AA): Current price $7.97
On Monday, Alcoa Foundation, in partnership with Earthwatch Institute, said that 27 Alcoa employees have been chosen to research environmental challenges in Brazil, Canada, and China. Earthwatch is an environmental organization whose mission is to advocate the understanding and action needed for a sustainable environment. The three week-long expeditions to Guyrá Farm in Brazil, the Arctic’s edge in Canada, and Dinghushan National Nature Reserve in China include world-class research on climate change and carbon sequestration, along with other ecosystem services.
The Boeing C0. (NYSE:BA): Current price $105.02
Inside sources said Monday that Boeing’s bid in the $7.4-billion tender to provide South Korea with 60 fighter aircraft was the only one under the price ceiling set by the country’s arms procurement agency. It was also reported that a final decision is not expected until mid-September, but the price submitted by Boeing seems to be a significant step towards winning the contract. Boeing is pushing the latest variation of its F-15 fighter, called the F-15 Silent Eagle, against the Eurofighter consortium’s Typhoon and the F-35 stealth jet by Lockheed Martin.
The Coca-Cola Co. (NYSE:KO): Current price $38.78
The Coca-Cola Bottlers’ Association on Monday will commemorate its 100-year anniversary and recognize the pivotal role of independent Bottlers in the Coca-Cola system through a special celebration at the World of Coca-Cola. Chief Operating Officer of the State of Georgia Bart Gobeil will present a commendation to the Association from Georgia Governor Nathan Deal. This honor recognizes the unique effort that CCBA has made in support of local communities in which its Members operate.