Boeing nearing settlement with SEC related to 737 Max crashes: WSJ

Boeing nearing settlement with SEC related to 737 Max crashes: WSJ

Shares of Boeing Co. edged higher in the extended session Thursday after The Wall Street Journal reported that the aerospace and defense company was seen "poised" to settle a U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission's investigation into its 737 Max crashes a few years back. The settlement pertains to "allegedly misleading statements" from the company and then-Chief Executive Dennis Muilenburg about the jets that crashed in Indonesia in 2018 and Ethiopia in 2019, the newspaper said, citing people