Corning Board Approves Up To $4 Billion In New Share Buybacks

By Wallace Witkowski Markets MarketWatch Pulse

Corning Inc. shares ticked higher in the extended session Wednesday after the glass and ceramics maker's board authorized a new share repurchase program. Corning shares rose 0.7% to $24.75 after hours. The company said its board approved up to $4 billion in share buybacks.

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