Stocks in the Spotlight: Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO), Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL)

On Friday, Shares of Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO), added 1.25% and closed at $43.10 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $42.72 and $43.25. Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO) recently declared that it will host the exclusive live stream of Berkshire Hathaway’s (BRK.A; BRK.B) annual shareholders meeting on Saturday May 6, 2017, for the second year in a row. About 40,000 Berkshire Hathaway shareholders from around the world attend the highly anticipated annual event. In 2016, Yahoo Finance opened the meeting to the general public via live stream, for the first time ever, with more than 1 million viewers tuning in.

“The Berkshire Hathaway live stream represents the best of what Yahoo Finance can offer: unprecedented scale, premium live streaming capabilities, and exclusive editorial content,” said Yahoo Finance editor in chief, Andy Serwer. “We’re thrilled that Warren Buffett and his team came back to us to bring this amazing event to the world.”

To date there have been about 17 million views of Yahoo Finance’s exclusive live and VOD coverage of the Berkshire Hathaway shareholders meeting. Audiences came to Yahoo Finance to hear first-hand from Mr. Buffett and Vice Chairman Charlie Munger, watch interviews with a wide range of notable guests, experience the weekend festivities around Omaha, and the carnival-like atmosphere of the exhibition hall where many of Berkshire’s auxiliaries showcase their products and services.

Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL), jumped -0.87% and closed at $5.70 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $5.69 and $5.93. The company’s Market capitalization is $2.23 Billion with the total Outstanding Shares of 395.48 million. 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.

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