Clash of Leading Titans Turns Hot- Comcast (NASDAQ:CMCSA), McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK)

Friday bloom on Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) [Trend Analysis], stock declined around -0.25% in early session as its gaining volume of 1.25 Million. Comcast has partnered with The Arc of Lane County to construct a Learning Lab dedicated to teaching adults with disabilities essential computer skills. The Lab will celebrate its Grand Opening at the Arc’s Annual Banquet on Thursday, February 16, 2017 at 5:00 pm.

While 83.3% of U.S. households report computer ownership, only 25% of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities own one. Funded with a $10,000 donation from Comcast, The Arc’s Learning Lab offers “Keys to Success,” a six-week course designed specifically for adults with disabilities to build basic computer skills and to learn to navigate the internet.

“Internet skills are critical to bridging the digital divide,” said Comcast Senior Regional Vice-President Rodrigo Lopez. “We are so pleased to partner with The Arc to teach their clients email basics, social media navigation, and resume-building.” The “Keys to Success” program will be graduating one of its classes at the Open House, presenting diplomas to the participants. The class has been so successful that The Arc is adding a more advanced class in January.

The stock showed weekly upbeat performance of 1.28%, which maintained for the month at 5.12%. Similarly, the positive performance for the quarter recorded as 13.90% and for the year was 34.81%, while the YTD performance remained at 10.05%. CMCSA has Average True Range for 14 days of 0.91.

McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK) [Trend Analysis] pretends to be active mover, stock surged around 0.08% to traded at $149.54. The liquidity measure in recent quarter results of the company was recorded 1.00 as current ratio, on the other side the debt to equity ratio was 1.19, and long-term debt to equity ratio remained 1.19. The Company has gross margin of 5.80% and profit margin was positive 1.00% in trailing twelve months. (Read Latest [Free Analytic] Facts on NYSE:MCK and Be Updated)

To accommodate long-term intention, the firm has diverse dividend or yield record, MCK has Dividend Yield of 0.75% and experts calculate Return on Investment of 15.50%. The firm has Profit Margin of positive 1.00%.

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Lisa Mayfield

Lisa Mayfield is a general assignment reporter for Seneca Globe New, based at the network’s headquarters in Sterling, VA. Lisa graduated from New York University, majoring in Social Science with a double concentration in Finance and Media Studies. Email:

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