Kroger, Boeing, Dollar General and more

A shopper holding an umbrella walks toward a Kroger grocery store in Louisville, Kentucky, U.S., on Sunday, April 26, 2020. Stacy Scott | Bloomberg | Getty Images Check out which companies are making the headlines at midday Thursday. Kroger – Shares of Kroger rose 12.5% ​​after the grocery chain published a better-than-expected quarterly report. The … Read more

Splunk stock plunges as CEO Doug Merritt steps down

Doug Merritt, CEO of Splunk Scott Millian | CNBC Shares of data analytics software maker Splunk plunged as much as 19% after the company said CEO Doug Merritt is stepping down and that Graham Smith, its chairman, is taking over as interim CEO, effective immediately. Splink is looking for a new permanent boss. The stock’s … Read more