Kansas City Southern (KSC) Railway locomotives idle on a fuel pad before pulling freight trains from Knoche Yard in Kansas City, Missouri.
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Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading.
Johnson & Johnson — Shares of the pharmaceutical giant rose 2.5% after the company reported earnings and revenue that beat Wall Street’s expectations. The company posted an adjusted EPS of $2.59, versus $2.34 expected, according to Refinitiv. JNJ also reported $100 million in first-quarter sales of its Covid-19 vaccine that’s on hold in the U.S. while federal health regulators investigate a rare blood-clotting issue.
IBM — Shares of IBM jumped more…