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Global markets live: Tesla, Kohl's, Apple, JPMorgan, Bank of America...

05/23/2022 | 11:43am EDT

Every day, the MarketScreener teams selects the most important news about listed companies around the world. Here is a short recap for your convenience:




  • Siemens Energy wants to buy out the minority shareholders of its subsidiary Siemens Gamesa at EUR 18.05 per share.
  • Tesla may build a battery and electric vehicle manufacturing plant in Indonesia.
  • Kohl's board is accused by activist investor Macellum of withholding material information from shareholders.
  • Margarete Haase will take over as chairman of AMS-Osram.
  • BMW explores energy investments to reduce dependence on natural gas.
  • Alcon will buy Eysuvis eye drops from Kala Pharmaceuticals.
  • Hyundai to invest more than $10 billion in the US through 2025.
  • Kimberly-Clark is reportedly considering selling its paper assets in Brazil and Latin America.
  • Semiconductor maker Broadcom is in talks to buy software maker VMware, sources close to the matter told Reuters. In pre-market trading, VMware gained 21.2% while Broadcom gave up 5.2%.
  • Apple has told some of its suppliers it wants to increase production outside China, the Wall Street Journal reports.
  • JPMorgan Chase & Co confirmed it is targeting a 17% return on tangible equity, a goal that could be achieved as early as this year, and raised its 2022 net interest income (excluding markets) forecast to $56 billion.
  • Bank of America announced Monday that it will raise the minimum hourly wage for its employees to $22, continuing a move that began in 2017, when it was set at $17, and is set to rise to $25 by 2025.
  • Pfizer and BioNTech on Monday released clinical trial results for their Covid-19 vaccine for children under five showing that it generates a strong immune response and is safe and well tolerated.
  • Advanced Micro Devices presented the next generation of its flagship Ryzen processor.

Main earnings reports of the day: Zoom Video, Pershing Square, Kainos...

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Stocks mentioned in the article
ChangeLast1st jan.
ADVANCED MICRO DEVICES, INC. -3.45% 77.99 Delayed Quote.-45.80%
ALCON INC. -0.58% 65.8 Delayed Quote.-18.21%
AMS-OSRAM AG -1.90% 8.58 Delayed Quote.-47.23%
APPLE INC. 1.30% 139.23 Delayed Quote.-22.60%
BANK OF AMERICA CORPORATION -1.24% 31.86 Delayed Quote.-27.49%
BIONTECH SE 1.54% 141.98 Delayed Quote.-44.93%
BMW AG -1.81% 73.24 Delayed Quote.-15.79%
BROADCOM INC. -1.61% 490.41 Delayed Quote.-26.30%
HYUNDAI MOTOR COMPANY -5.65% 175500 End-of-day quote.-16.03%
JPMORGAN CHASE & CO. -0.45% 115.3 Delayed Quote.-26.86%
KAINOS GROUP PLC -1.27% 1095.85 Delayed Quote.-42.10%
KIMBERLY-CLARK CORPORATION 1.29% 134.25 Delayed Quote.-7.26%
KOHL'S CORPORATION -2.47% 35.91 Delayed Quote.-25.45%
PERSHING SQUARE HOLDINGS, LTD. -2.43% 30.15 Real-time Quote.-24.82%
PFIZER, INC. 0.55% 50.94 Delayed Quote.-14.21%
SIEMENS ENERGY AG -1.27% 14.41 Delayed Quote.-35.04%
TESLA, INC. -1.79% 685.47 Delayed Quote.-35.14%
VMWARE, INC. -1.08% 114.99 Delayed Quote.-0.77%
ZOOM VIDEO COMMUNICATIONS, INC. -1.11% 111.87 Delayed Quote.-39.17%