Immersion Corporation (NASDAQ:IMMR) down by 3.79%, Barrick Gold Corporation (USA) (NYSE:ABX)

Posted by Chris Bell May 20, 2013 0 Comment 1884 views


Immersion Corporation (NASDAQ:IMMR) went down by 3.79% to close at $13.47 on Friday down by $0.53. On Friday the stock opened at $14.10, traded between $13.39 and $14.10, with a volume of about 0.358 million, this compares to the 90 day average volume of 389.19K the relative volume of the share is 0.92. The company had a net profit margin and operating profit margin of 16.26% and 16.31% respectively in the first quarter of 2013. The net profit margin and operating profit margin for the full year 2012 was -17.77% and -15.84% respectively. The return on average assets and return on average equity were 12.11% and 19.16% respectively during the first quarter of 2013. While the return on average assets and return on average equity for the full year was -8.28% and -11.88% respectively. Looking at these we can sense that the company has comfortable ratios and has decent profitability. The stock experienced a volatility of 3.70% in the last week when during the same week it yielded -2.67%. The performance of the stock over a period of one month is 31.80%.

Barrick Gold Corporation (USA) (NYSE:ABX) went down by 3.53% to close at $18.58 on Friday down by $0.68. On Friday the stock opened at $19.13, traded between $18.47 and $19.20, with a volume of about 20.58 million, this compares to the 90 day average volume of 17.61 million the relative volume of the share is 1.17. The company had a net profit margin and operating profit margin of 25.05% and 39.10% respectively in the first quarter of 2013. The net profit margin and operating profit margin for the full year 2012 was -4.65% and -5.73% respectively. The return on average assets and return on average equity were 7.16% and 15.26% respectively during the first quarter of 2013. While the return on average assets and return on average equity for the full year was -1.41% and -2.94% respectively. Looking at these we can sense that the company has comfortable ratios and has decent profitability. The stock experienced a volatility of 4.03% in the last week when during the same week it yielded -11.02%. The performance of the stock over a period of one month is 3.34%.


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