Proctor & Gamble’s April Fool’s Spoof and 3 Dow Movers On Watch
Procter & Gamble Co. (NYSE:PG): Current price $77.35
Procter & Gamble, along with a number of its agencies, has launched a website, a video clip on YouTube, and a Twitter hashtag for a new variety of Scope mouthwash called Scope Bacon, billed as the mouthwash “for breath that sizzles.” Observers would be well advised to remember that today is April 1.
AT&T (NYSE:T): Current price $3.12
The web television start-up supported by Barry Diller, Aereo, has discussed partnership arrangements with top pay-TV distributors and Internet service providers, including AT&T and Dish Network (NASDAQ:DISH), as it tries to introduce its fledgling service to more markets, says The Wall Street Journal.
United Technologies Corporation (NYSE:UTX): Current price $93.00
Pall Corporation (NYSE:PLL) reported that its board of directors will name Akhil Johri as its chief financial officer, effective May 1. Johri currently serves as vice president of finance and CFO for United Technologies Corporation’s Propulsion & Aerospace Systems group, which is a $27-billion division consisting of the industry majors Pratt & Whitney and UTC Aerospace Systems. Pall President and Chief executive Larry Kingsley, who was recently appointed interim CFO, will continue in that role until Johri officially moves to Pall.
Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM): Current price $90.76
As Exxon Mobil continued to mop up a pipeline spill of thousands of barrels of heavy Canadian crude in Arkansas, opponents of oil sands development jumped on the incident to attack plans to construct the Keystone XL pipeline, says Reuters.
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