Ford, PayPal, UPS and Weight Watchers are among the stocks to watch today.
Wall Street is struggling to make headway this morning. Stock opened slightly higher as a flood of earnings hit the market and investors mull President Trump’s tax plan and his decision to stay in NAFTA for now. Trump is wheeling and dealing on NAFTA, taking to Twitter this morning to say, “I received calls from the President of Mexico and the Prime Minister of Canada asking to renegotiate NAFTA rather than terminate. United Airlines (UAL) is trying to recover from the PR nightmare of having a man dragged off a plane earlier this month.
Weight Watchers International Inc. is counting on its new president and CEO, Mindy Grossman, to take the weight management services firm to a new level. Grossman is stepping down as CEO of multichannel retailer HSN Inc. (HSNI) in St. Petersburg on May 24 and will start work at Weight Watchers (WTW) in July. “Mindy is proven as a successful visionary and entrepreneurial force in business and I look forward to working with her.