On Friday, Shares of Manulife Financial Corporation (USA)(NYSE:MFC), subtract -0.86% and closed at $14.41 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $14.33 and $14.55. The company’s Market capitalization is $28.19 Billion with the total Outstanding Shares of 1.97 Billion. Manulife launched its largest ever national marketing campaign with a “punch” in Toronto’s Yonge-Dundas Square. The event featured Michael “Pinball” Clemons asking attendees: “What do you live for?” and inviting them to punch their answer into Manulife’s Workout Computer. Each participant received a gif file of them working out on the computer. The campaign supports Manulife Vitality – a life insurance product that rewards people for making healthy choices and being healthy.
The next day’s Quebec launch event in Montreal, featured Danièle Sauvageau, coach of the Olympic gold-medal winning women’s hockey team. Guests included Olympic Bronze-medal winning figure skater, Joannie Rochette.
“Manulife Vitality is about life insurance for the living so our job was to ensure our marketing campaign was focused on what Canadians live for,” said Glenn Hollis, Senior Vice President & Chief Marketing Officer. “By asking Canadians this simple question we are changing the conversation around life insurance to focus on what is important in life, and how you can protect it.”
More than 4,000 people went to Yonge Dundas Square to either see the Workout Computer, get their bike tuned up at the free “ride thru”, receive free stress relievers in the shape of broccoli and oranges, a free pedometer, or grab a fresh apple from special carts located around the square. A select few were winners of a Garmin. The launch event trended on Twitter throughout the morning and generated more than 4.6 million social impressions and reached almost 265,000 followers.
Tahoe Resources Inc (NYSE:TAHO), dropped -0.18% and closed at $11.12 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $11.01 and $11.69. The company’s Market capitalization is $3.46 Billion with the total Outstanding Shares of 310.67 million. During the 52-week trading session the minimum price at which share price traded, registered at $6.47 and reached to max level of $17.01. Tahoe Resources Inc. (“Tahoe” or the “Company”) (TSX: THO; NYSE: TAHO) is happy to declare its tenth monthly dividend for 2016 of USD$0.02 per common share. Shareholders of record at the close of business on Thursday, October 20, 2016 will be entitled to receive payment of this dividend on Thursday, October 27, 2016.
This dividend qualifies as an “eligible dividend” for Canadian income tax purposes. Following tax legislation enacted in 2007, Canadian resident individuals who receive “eligible dividends” will be entitled to an improved gross-up and dividend tax credit on such dividends.
Tahoe reminds shareholders that they may elect to purchase additional common shares of Tahoe by reinvesting their cash dividends through Tahoe’s Dividend Reinvestment Plan (DRIP). The DRIP is right away available for enrollment by eligible shareholders and is expected to become effective for the dividend declared in October. Full details of the DRIP are offered in the plan document, “Tahoe Resources Inc. Dividend Reinvestment Plan.”
On the otherhand Vipshop Holdings Ltd – ADR(NYSE:VIPS), dropped -1.04% and closed at $15.23 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $15.07 and $15.66. During the 52-week trading session the minimum price at which share price traded, registered at $10.21 and reached to max level of $22.31. Vipshop Holdings Limited, through its auxiliaries, operates as an online discount retailer for various brands in the People’s Republic of China. It offers a range of branded products, counting women’s apparel, such as casual wear, jeans, dresses, outerwear, swimsuits, lingerie, pajamas, and maternity clothes; men’s apparel comprising casual and smart-casual T-shirts, polo shirts, jackets, pants, and underwear; women and men shoes for casual and formal occasions; and accessories consisting of belts, fashionable jewelry, watches, and glasses for women and men. The company also provides handbags, such as purses, satchels, duffel bags, and wallets; apparel, gear and accessories, furnishings and decor, toys, and games for boys, girls, infants, and toddlers of all age groups; sports apparel, and sports gear, and footwear for tennis, badminton, soccer, and swimming; and skin care and cosmetic products, counting cleansers, lotions, face and body creams, face masks, sunscreen, foundations, lipsticks, eye shadows, and nail polish. In addition, it offers home furnishing products comprising bedding and bath products, home decors, and dining and tabletop items; small household appliances; designer apparel, footwear and accessories; and snacks, health supplements, and occasion-based gifts, such as chocolates, moon-cakes, and tea. Further, the company provides consumer financing, supply chain financing, and wealth administration services. The company provides its branded products through its vipshop.com, vip.com, and lefeng.com Websites, in addition to through its cellular phone application.