Notable Active Movers: Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL), BP plc (ADR)(NYSE:BP), News Corp (NASDAQ:NWSA)

On Thursday, Shares of Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL), subtract -0.19% and closed at $5.17 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $4.93 and $5.26. Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL) will attend MINExpo International 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada, Monday, September 26, through Wednesday, September 28, 2016. Hecla, to celebrate its 125th Anniversary, is a major sponsor of MINExpo, the premier trade show for mining equipment. On Tuesday, September 27, Hecla will sponsor the Sentinels of Safety and NIOSH Awards Luncheon. The Company’s booth #1043 will be located in the North Hall.

BP plc (ADR)(NYSE: BP), dropped -0.22% and closed at $35.95 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $35.83 and $36.21. The company’s Market capitalization is $114.49 Billion with the total Outstanding Shares of 18.78 Billion. BP p.l.c. operates as an integrated oil and gas company worldwide. It operates through three segments: Upstream, Downstream, and Rosneft. The Upstream segment engages in the oil and natural gas exploration, field development, and production; midstream transportation, storage, and processing; and marketing and trading of natural gas, counting liquefied natural gas (LNG), and power and natural gas liquids (NGLs). It also owns and manages crude oil and natural gas pipelines; processing facilities and export terminals; and LNG processing facilities and transportation, in addition to NGLs extraction business. The Downstream segment refines, manufactures, markets, transports, supplies, and trades in crude oil, petroleum, and petrochemical products and related services to wholesale and retail customers. It offers lubricants, and related products and services under the Castrol, BP, and Aral brands to the automotive, industrial, marine, and energy markets; and petrochemical products, such as purified terephthalic acid, paraxylene, acetic acid, olefins and derivatives, and specialty petrochemical products. This segment also sells gasoline, diesel, and aviation fuel. The Rosneft segment engages in the exploration and production of hydrocarbons in the United States, Canada, Vietnam, Venezuela, Brazil, Algeria, the United Arab Emirates, Turkmenistan, and Norway; and offers jet fuel, bunkering, bitumen, and lubricants. This segment also owns and operates 10 refineries in Russia; and refineries in Germany. As of December 31, 2015, it owned and operated about 2,500 retail service stations in Russia and internationally.

News Corp (NASDAQ: NWSA), lost -0.68% and closed at $14.52 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $14.25 and $14.61. During the 52-week trading session the minimum price at which share price traded, registered at $10.21 and reached to max level of $15.68. News Corp declared recently that John Elkann will step down from the Board of Directors of the company, effective right away.

Mr. Elkann, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of EXOR S.p.A., has been a member of the Board since the launch of the “new” News Corp as an independent, publicly traded company following the separation of its businesses from 21st Century Fox in June 2013.

“With his vision and good judgment, John Elkann has been a noteworthypart of our company’s progress. I am grateful for his friendship, and for all he’s done for us at News Corp,” said Executive Chairman Rupert Murdoch.

“On behalf of everyone at News Corp, I salute John for his steadfast support over the past three years of our development,” said Chief Executive Robert Thomson. “We are a stronger company recently, with greater digital prowess and a diverse, global presence, thanks in no small measure to John Elkann’s astute insights.”

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