Mid-day stocks to watch for_ halliburton company (hal), barrick gold corporation (usa) (abx) _ news oracle

Stock’s Trading Stats:

Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) is trading up with a percentage change of 4.06% and is at $37.72 right now. The Company’s market capitalization stands at $32.21Billion in the current trading Session whereas, its outstanding shares are 858.52Million.

Recent Press Release:

Gold Fields Ltd. (GFI) on March 31, 2016 published its Integrated Annual Report 2015 and a number of associated reports on its website, namely the Notice to Shareholders of the Annual General Meeting (AGM), the statutory Annual Financial Report 2015, the 2015 Mineral Resource and Mineral Reserve Supplement and the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) G4 Content Index. The Integrated Annual Report is also being posted to shareholders recently.

Gold Fields Limited is an unhedged, globally diversified producer of gold with eight operating mines in Australia , Ghana , Peru and South Africa with attributable annual gold production of about 2.0 million ounces. It has attributable Mineral Reserves of around 46 million ounces and Mineral Resources of around 102 million ounces. Attributable copper Mineral Reserves total 532 million pounds and Mineral Resources 5,912 million pounds. Gold Fields has a primary listing on the JSE Limited, with secondary listings on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) and the Swiss Exchange (SWX).

Halliburton Company (HAL) provides a range of services and products to the upstream oil and natural gas industry worldwide. The company’s Completion and Production segment offers production enhancement services, counting stimulation and sand control services; and cementing services, such as bonding the well, well casing, and casing equipment. It also provides completion tools that offer downhole solutions and services, counting well completion products and services, intelligent well completions, liner hanger systems, sand control systems, and service tools; pressure control services comprising coiled tubing, hydraulic workover units, and downhole tools; and pipeline and process services, such as pre-commissioning and maintenance, subsea pipeline, conventional pipeline, and process services. In addition, this segment offers oilfield production and completion chemicals and services; electrical submersible pumps and progressive cavity pumps; and installation, maintenance, repair, and testing services. The company’s Drilling and Evaluation segment provides drilling fluid systems, performance additives, completion fluids, solids control, specialized testing equipment, and waste administration services; and drilling systems and services. It also offers wireline and perforating services that comprise open-hole logging, cased-hole and slickline, borehole seismic, and formation and reservoir solutions; and drill bits and services comprising roller cone rock bits, fixed cutter bits, hole enlargement, and related downhole tools and services, in addition to coring equipment and services. In addition, this segment offers integrated exploration, drilling, and production software, in addition to related professional and data administration services; testing and subsea services, such as acquisition and analysis of reservoir information and optimization solutions; and oilfield project administration and integrated solutions.

Barrick Gold Corporation (USA) (NYSE:ABX)

Stock’s Trading Stats:

Barrick Gold Corporation (USA) (NYSE:ABX) is surging 5.03% percent and is at $15.25 in the Real-Time trading session. The stock’s market capitalization stands at $18.48 Billion with outstanding shares of 1.17 Billion.

Recent Press Release:

Barrick Gold Corporation (ABX) on April 5, 2016 Updated Schedule for First Quarter 2016 Results Release on April 26th before market open and host a Conference Call and Webcast on April 26th 4:30 pm ET

Barrick Gold Corporation (ABX) produces and sells gold and copper. The company is also involved in exploration and mine development activities. It conducts mining, development and exploration, and other activities in various countries, including the United States, Canada, Australia, Argentina, Chile, Peru, the Dominican Republic, Papua New Guinea, Tanzania, Zambia, and Saudi Arabia. Its principal properties include Cortez, Goldstrike, Pueblo Viejo, Lagunas Norte, and Veladero. As of December 31, 2014, the company had proven and probable mineral reserves of 91.1 million ounces of gold and 11.7 billion pounds of copper. Barrick Gold Corporation was founded in 1983 and is headquartered in Toronto, Canada.