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Mix Cap Volatile Mover: Gold Fields Ltd. (NYSE:GFI), Western Refining, Inc. (NYSE:WNR)

Gold Fields Ltd. (NYSE:GFI) [Trend Analysis] knocking active thrust in leading trading session, shares a decrease of -1.22% to 3.24 with about 6.75 Million shares have changed hands in this session. Gold Fields Ltd (GFI) together with Silver Standard Resources Inc withdrew their offer to buy Kirkland Lake Gold Inc following the Canadian miner asked its shareholders to vote in favor of its takeover offer for Australia’s Newmarket Gold Inc. Kirkland had confirmed a Reuters report last week that South Africa’s Gold Fields and Canada’s Silver Standard had made three joint offers for the firm and recently sweetened their offer to about C$1.4 billion ($1.04 billion).

Gold Fields stated on Friday it would pursue negotiations with Kirkland if the miner’s shareholders rejected the Newmarket transaction. Some Kirkland shareholders had stated on Wednesday that they wanted the firm to resume talks with the two entities, arguing that it was too hasty in rejecting their offer. The stock is going forward its fifty-two week low with 60.42% and lagging behind from its 52-week high price with -50.59%.

Same, the positive performance for the quarter recorded as -47.31% and for the year was 27.83%, while the YTD performance remained at 18.14%. GFI has Average True Range for 14 days of 0.25.

Western Refining, Inc. (NYSE:WNR) [Trend Analysis] retains strong position in active trade, as shares scoring -2.74% to $36.52 in a active trade session, while looking at the shares volume, about 8.22 Million shares have changed hands in this session. Nadeem Faruqi, founding partner at Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities firm headquartered in New York City, is investigating the Bodof Western Refining, Inc. (WNR) for potential breaches of fiduciary duties in connection with the sale of the Firm to Tesoro Corp. for about $4.1 billion.

The examination focuses on whether Western Refining’s Bodbreached their fiduciary duties to the Firm’s stockholders by failing to conduct a fair sales process and whether and by how much this proposed transaction undervalues the Firm to the detriment of Western Refining’s shareholders. The firm has institutional ownership of 66.80%, while insider ownership included 8.00%. WNR attains analyst recommendation of 2.60 with week’s performance of 28.91%. Investors looking additional ahead will note that the Price to next year’s EPS is 26.34%.

 

About Richard Avery

He is a capital projects manager and process design engineer at a large-cap company. He has renowned MBA degree. Before joining SWR, he was a freelance writer for renounce tech websites. He is currently studying for CFP exam. Interests: Tech stocks, Economic Markets, Blue-chips.

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