Gold stocks managed to buck the trend with Vista Gold (NYSE: VGZ) rising 3.48%, or $0.01, to close at $0.2974, showing a continuing upward trend.   Eldorado Gold (USA) (NYSE: EGO) closed up $0.10, or 3.44%, to finish the trading session at $3.01.  US-based gold exploration company, Walker Lane Exploration...
Dallas, Texas 07/31/2013 (Financialstrend) - While there had been continuous decline in the share prices of IPath S&P 500 VIX Short Term Futures TM ETN (NYSEARCA:VXX) for the past 52 weeks, the stock had recently been trading flat with minimal decline in prices for the past few days. This...
Dallas, Texas 10/03/2013 (Financialstrend) - In a bid to retain and enthuse its share holders after a weak 2Q earnings report, FirstMerit Corporation (NASDAQ: FMER) declared a $0.16 per share quarterly dividend on August 15. It was payable on Sept. 16 to its shareholders on record as of  August...
Dallas, Texas 09/20/2013 (Financialstrend) - On September 19, Federal National Mortgage Association (OTCBB:FNMA) more popularly known as Fannie Mae announced tentative schedule for sale of new benchmark notes for rest of 2013. The dates of probable sale are September 26, October 2, November 6, November 26 and December 11. The...
The Federal Reserve chairman , Ben Bernake , will need to tell investors that that the money policies followed by US central banks will change. Bernake is commited to a process which consists In buying bonds, and due to this any change in policy would increase credit rates. Due to...
Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. (NYSE:CLF) and the United Steelworkers (USW) have penned a new 4-year labor contract.  The contract is effective as of October 1, 2018. The agreement whose details remain unknown will protect close to 1,800 employees located at Cliffs' Tilden and Empire mines in Michigan. It will also cover...
Dallas, Texas 08/27/2013 (Financialstrend) - There had been recent decline in prices witnessed by the units of IShares MSCI Emerging Markets Index (ETF) (NYSEARCA:EEM) in the recent days of trading in the markets. Such decline in prices of this exchange traded fund tracking the performance of the emerging markets had...
Dallas, Texas - (Financialstrends) - 01/08/2014 – iShares Barclays 20+ Yr Treas.Bond (ETF) (NYSEARCA:TLT), the much talked about Treasury fund, is  to drive total rate of return of the Bond Fund on the long term basis, given its definition as a two decade fund. The company holds a market...
Dallas, Texas 10/10/2013 (Financialstrend) - On October 8, RF Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:RFMD) which is a leading designer and manufacturer of telecommunication and radio frequency solutions announced that it has commenced manufacturing of “new power amplifiers” (PAs) and “power management integrated circuits” (ICs) that go into the making of its...
Lets take a close look at () today to get a better sense of the company and its current status, as well as the opportunity it may offer for prospective investors. Today's focus will be a fundamental evaluation of the stock from top to bottom. As such, let's start with...