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Short Call at News Buzzer: Wells Fargo & Firm (NYSE:WFC), IAMGOLD Corp. (NYSE:IAG), Stamps.com (STMP)

Wells Fargo & Firm (NYSE:WFC) [Trend Analysis] attempts to attain leading position in street, Shares price changes as it -0.80% to close at $46.15 with the total traded volume of 60.91 Million shares. Activist investor Bart Naylor reported on Thursday that he has filed a shareholder resolution calling on Wells Fargo & Co (WFC.N) to study breaking up its business in the wake of a fake accounts scandal. Naylor, a financial policy analyst for consumer advocacy group Public Citizen, has submitted same measures at other large banks in recent years.

His recent calls on Wells Fargo’s directors to study “whether the divestiture of all non-core banking business sections would enhance shareholder value.” The firm has institutional ownership of 75.90%, while insider ownership included 0.10%. Its price to sales ratio ended at 4.66. WFC attains analyst recommendation of 2.40 with week performance of -7.52%.

IAMGOLD Corp. (NYSE:IAG) [Trend Analysis] plunged reacts as active mover, shares a decrease -0.95% to traded at $4.15 and the percentage gap among open changing to regular change was 0.24%. IAMGOLD Corporation released that additional drilling results from its 100% owned Boto Gold Project in eastern Senegal, West Africa. The Firm is reporting assay results from twenty-three diamond drill holes at the Malikoundi deposit totaling 2,217 metres, completed previous to the commencement of the rainy season, comprising five diamond drill holes that were deepened to target footwall mineralization and provide additional geotechnical information.

The Boto project comprises 236 square kilometres of exploration licenses located in eastern Senegal along the Senegal-Mali border. The geological setting of the project area is same to the prolific Sadiola and Loulo gold districts in adjacent Mali, being underlain by highly prospective, Birimian-aged metasedimentary, volcanic and intrusive rocks along a seven-kilometre strike length of the Senegal-Mali Shear Zone.

The project hosts an indicated resource of 27.7 million tonnes averaging 1.8 g/t gold for 1.56 million ounces and an inferred resource of 2.9 million tonnes averaging 1.3 g/t gold for 125,000 ounces (see news release regarding reserves and resources dated February 17, 2016). The firm’s current ratio calculated as 5.00 for the most recent quarter. The firm past twelve months price to sales ratio was 2.23 and price to cash ratio remained 3.61. As far as the returns are concern, the return on equity was recorded as -34% and return on investment was -29.70% while its return on asset stayed at -20.70%. The firm has total debt to equity ratio measured as 0.32.

Stamps.com Inc. (NASDAQ:STMP) [Trend Analysis] try to make new thrust in street and making different trends, stocks trading ended with -2.76% to $87.74. The share price of STMP attracts active investors, as stock price of week volatility recorded 3.90%. The stock is going forward to its 52-week low with 27.49% and lagging behind from its 52-week high price with -29.10%.


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