On Thursday, Shares of Kinross Gold Corporation (USA)(NYSE:KGC), added 1.35% and closed at $3.75 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $3.63 and $3.86. Kinross Gold Corporation (TSX:K.TO) (KGC) is happy to declare that it has agreed to a new three-year collective labour agreement (CLA) with unionized employees at its Tasiast mine in Mauritania.
As formerly declared in its Q2 2016 results news release, the Company and the Government of Mauritania have also agreed to a “Mauritanization” plan to increase the number of local workers at Tasiast, a requirement under Mauritanian law. Tasiast resumed normal mining and processing activities in mid-August after resolving the expatriate work permit issue, which was part of the Mauritanization plan agreement.
Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT), dropped -0.70% and closed at $86.97 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $86.26 and $87.07. The company’s Market capitalization is $50.87 Billion with the total outstanding Shares of 584.23 million. – The Board of Directors of Caterpillar Inc. (CAT) voted recently to maintain the quarterly cash dividend of seventy-seven cents ($0.77) per share of common stock, payable November 19, 2016, to stockholders of record at the close of business on October 24, 2016.
“I am proud that we are once again maintaining Caterpillar’s dividend, which extends our track record of paying higher annual dividends to shareholders for 23 successive years,” said Caterpillar Chairman and CEO Doug Oberhelman. “Our balance sheet remains strong, we’ve taken action to improve our cost structure, and we’re continuing to invest in our products to assist improve growth and our competitive position over the long term. We are executing on these elements of our strategy while rewarding our shareholders, even in down cycles, because it’s a priority.”
Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADI), dropped -0.78% and closed at $60.71 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $59.54 and $60.85. During the 52-week trading session the minimum price at which share price traded, registered at $47.24 and reached to max level of $66.91. Analog Devices, Inc. recently declared a low power, next-generation biopotential analog front end (AFE) which facilitates smaller, lighter, and less obtrusive cardiac monitoring devices with longer battery life. The AD8233 AFE is a fully integrated, single-lead electrocardiogram (ECG) front end designed in one compact, easy-to-use component. Typically, developers need to design ECG front ends from individual components, which can add incremental cost and design time. The highly integrated, out-of-the-box AD8233 AFE eliminates these unnecessary costs and extra time, assisting developers get products to market more quickly. In Addition To, the device’s 2.0mm × 1.7mm tiny size facilitates the design of wearable health devices that are smaller, lighter, and easier to wear. Bulky, heavy, and obtrusive monitors can be unpleasant for patients to wear and may even interfere with their everyday lives. Longer battery life is another crucial attribute for cardiac monitors and is vital to ensure continuous monitoring that provides accurate data without the interruption of a recharge or battery replacement. The AD8233 AFE’s low microamp-range power consumption results in greatly extended battery life.