On Tuesday, Shares of Ferrellgas Partners, L.P.(NYSE:FGP), subtract -8.82% and closed at $9.72 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $9.12 and $10.39. Ferrellgas Partners, L.P. distributes and sells propane and related equipment and supplies mainly in the United States. The company transports propane to propane distribution locations, tanks on customers premises, or to portable propane tanks delivered to retailers. It conducts its portable tank exchange operations under the Blue Rhino brand name through a network of independent and partnership-owned distribution outlets. The companys propane is mainly used for space heating, water heating, cooking, outdoor cooking using gas grills, crop drying, space heating, irrigation, weed control, and other propane fueled appliances; as an engine fuel for combustion engine vehicles and forklifts; and as a heating or energy source in manufacturing and drying processes. It serves residential, industrial/commercial, portable tank exchange, agricultural, wholesale, and other customers in 50 States, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico. As of July 31, 2016, it had 56 service centers and 855 propane distribution locations. The company is also involved in the sale of refined fuels; provision of common carrier services; retail sale of propane appliances and related parts and fittings, in addition to other retail propane related services and consumer products; sale of gas grills, grilling tools and accessories, patio heaters, fireplace and garden accessories, mosquito traps, and other outdoor products; and treatment and disposal of salt water generated from crude oil production, in addition to in the sale of crude oil. In addition, it operates salt water disposal wells in the Eagle Ford shale region of south Texas.
Ballard Power Systems Inc. (USA)(NASDAQ:BLDP), dropped -4.42% and closed at $2.38 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $2.33 and $2.52. The company’s Market capitalization is $422.17 million with the total Outstanding Shares of 156.89 million. Ballard Power Systems (NASDAQ: BLDP; TSX: BLD) recently declared the commissioning and deployment of an initial 12 fuel cell-powered buses in the District of Sanshui, in the City of Foshan, in the Province of Guangdong, China. The buses will be operated by Foshan Sanshui Guohong Public Transit Co. Ltd., on demonstration route #682 from Gaofeng Park Station to Shuidu Industrial Park Station.
The buses are 11 meters in length and feature advanced safety systems, 80 person capacity, anticipated driving range in excess of 300 kilometers, expected hydrogen gas consumption of less than 6.5 kilograms per 100 kilometers, zero tailpipe emissions and remote monitoring. Unlike many battery electric bus routes, the transit route in Foshan will not require any catenary wires or on-route recharging.
Randy MacEwen, Ballard’s President & CEO said, “In September 2015 we declared the planned deployment of 300 fuel cell-powered buses in Foshan/Yunfu. Our program consortium has made considerable progress over the past year, counting localization of Ballard-designed fuel cell engines, establishment of a fuel cell bus manufacturing facility, local procurement activities, development of systems integration capabilities, national permitting of a fuel cell bus platform, preparations for hydrogen refueling infrastructure and development of our China service team.”
Lattice Semiconductor (NASDAQ:LSCC), jumped 2.20% and closed at $6.50 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $6.05 and $6.55. During the 52-week trading session the minimum price at which share price traded, registered at $3.68 and reached to max level of $7.07. Lattice Semiconductor Corporation, together with its auxiliaries, develops and sells semiconductor devices in Asia, Europe, and the Americas. It offers programmable logic devices that consist of four product family lines, such as the ECP, MachXO, iCE40, and programmable mixed signal devices. It also provides video connectivity application specific standard products, counting port processors, port controllers, video processors, transmitters, receivers, bridges, and converters for use in mobile phones, HD TVs, home theater systems, automotive infotainment, PCs, accessories, projectors, and monitors. In addition, the company offers mmWave devices, such as gigabit connectors, gigabit indoor devices and modules, and gigabit outdoor products that allow customers to wirelessly transfer data and ultra high-definition video content. It sells its products directly to end customers through a network of independent manufacturers representatives, in addition to indirectly through a network of independent sell-in and sell-through distributors.