A woman walks past FedEx Corp. Ground vehicle parked in the Midtown neighborhood of New York, U.S., on Friday, Dec. 4, 2015.
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Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading.
FedEx — Shares of FedEx jumped more than 14% after the company’s fourth quarter results blew past analyst estimates on the top and bottom lines as consumers flocked to online shopping amid the Covid-19 pandemic. Wednesday’s gain — if it holds through the close — would represent the stock’s best day since Sept. 29, 1986.
Pfizer — Shares of drugmaker Pfizer surged more than 5% after the company said its vaccine, in partnership with BioNTech, showed positive…