Worth Watching News for Traders: Boeing Co [NYSE:BA]

On Tuesday Boeing Co [NYSE:BA] stock fell -0.87% and closed at 352.08. The stock opened the session at $352.09 and touched its highest price point at $355.56. Its recent trading capacity is 4768261 shares versus to its average trading volume of 5092893 shares. The company’s stock’s lowest price point for the session stood at $347.61.BA traded as low as $ 292.47 in the past 52 weeks, and shares hit its peak level to $446.01.

On Dec. 03, 2019, Boeing Co [NYSE:BA] revealed a 2019 charitable grants package totaling more than $48 million. The grants will support 404 charitable organizations in 50 countries, funding programs through 2020 and beyond. This latest investment puts Boeing on track to surpass $230 million in total corporate giving in 2019. This sum includes charitable giving, company business contributions, employee giving and employee gift match.

Boeing corporate charitable investments are amplified by employee giving. In 2019, Boeing employees will donate nearly $40 million to charitable causes – bringing total employee giving to more than $350 million over the last ten years.

Boeing’s people bring to life our values and our enduring commitment to supporting the communities where we live and work, said Dennis Muilenburg, Boeing president and CEO. Through their close collaboration, our teams and community partners are working to inspire the next generation of aerospace innovators, support our veterans and create lasting change in the communities we call home.

The charitable grants package includes $8 million for science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education and workforce development programs aimed at building a robust talent pipeline of civil aviation pilots and maintenance technicians. Boeing forecasts demand for 804,000 new civil aviation pilots and 769,000 new maintenance technicians to fly and maintain the world’s fleet over the next 20 years.

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