Spacex founder Elon Musk celebrates after the successful launch of the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket with the Crew Dragon spacecraft at the Kennedy Space Center on May 30, 2020 in Cape Canaveral, Florida.
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Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading.
Tesla — Shares of the electric carmaker jumped more than 9% after the electric carmaker announced late Tuesday a five-for-one stock split in a move to make its shares more accessible. However, nothing about the security fundamentally changes. The additional shares will be granted on August 28 to all those who hold the stock as of August 21.
American Eagle Outfitters – Shares of the retailer jumped more…