The Ford company logo is displayed on a sign outside of the Chicago Assembly Plant on February 03, 2021 in Chicago, Illinois.
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Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading.
Ford — The auto stock jumped 7% following an 8% rally in the previous session. Thursday’s gain came after RBC upgraded the stock to outperform from sector perform, saying Ford’s updated business strategy should bring investors off the sidelines as the company’s electric-vehicle future becomes more clear.
Dollar Tree — Dollar Tree shares dropped 7.7%, despite the company beating Wall Street’s expectations on the top and bottom lines for its latest quarter, according to Refinitiv….