By Matt Tindall at 7 May, at 12 : 50 PM
Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE:LNT) went up 1.67%, to close at $40.23 and its overall traded volume was 1.10M shares in the last trading session. LNT opened the day at $39.85, it made an intraday low of $39.85 and an intraday high of $40.39. The stock has a 52 week range of $30.40 – $40.68. At current market price, the market capitalization of the company stands at $4.46B and it has 110.94M outstanding shares.Alliant Energy Corporation (Alliant Energy) operates as a regulated investor-owned public utility holding company. The Company focuses to provide regulated electricity and natural gas service to approximately one million electric and approximately 412,000 natural gas customers in the Midwest through its two public utility subsidiaries. The subsidiaries of the Company include Iowa Railway and Light Corporation (IPL), Eastern Wisconsin Electric Company (WPL), Alliant Energy Resources, LLC (Resources) and Alliant Energy Corporate Services, Inc. (Corporate Services). IPL is a public utility engaged principally in the generation and distribution of electric energy and the distribution and transportation of natural gas in selective markets in Iowa and southern Minnesota. WPL is a public utility engaged principally in the generation and distribution of electric energy and the distribution and transportation of natural gas in selective markets in southern and central Wisconsin.
MFA Financial, Inc. (NYSE:MFA) moved up 0.49%, to close at $8.14 and its overall traded volume was 4.69M shares in the last trading session. MFA opened at $8.10 and is trading within the range of $8.07-$8.15. The stock has a 52 week range of $6.65 – $8.64. MFA’s market capitalization is $2.82B and it has 346.31M outstanding shares.MFA Financial, Inc. is engaged in the business of investing, on a leveraged basis, in residential Agency and Non-Agency mortgage-backed securities (MBS). It generates net income for distribution to its stockholders resulting from the difference between the interest and other income it earns on its investments and the interest expense it pays on the borrowings, which it uses to finance its leveraged investments and its operating costs.
Magna International Inc. (USA) (NYSE:MGA) surged 3.62%, to close at $52.07 and its overall traded volume was 1.15M shares in the last trading session. MGA shares were trading within the range of $50.74-$52.27 while its opening price was $51.05. The 52-week range of the stock is $30.98 – $62.20. At current market price, the market capitalization of the company stands at $12.60B and it has 242.06M outstanding shares.Magna International Inc. (Magna) is a diversified global automotive supplier. Magna designs, develops and manufactures technologically advanced automotive systems, assemblies, modules and components, and engineer and assemble complete vehicles, primarily for sale to original equipment manufacturers of cars and light trucks. The Company operates in three reporting segments-North America, Europe and Rest of World. As of December 31, 2010, Magna had 256 manufacturing operations and 82 product development, engineering and sales centers, in 26 countries. The Company’s capabilities include interior systems, seating systems, closure systems, body and chassis systems, vision systems, electronic systems, exterior systems, roof systems, powertrain systems, vehicle engineering and contract assembly and hybrid and electric vehicles/systems. The Company’s products include CellForm Lightweight Structural Composite, FutureForm Thin Seat, Structural Plastic Door Module, Hot Stamping and ReversLite.
MI Developments Inc. (USA) (NYSE:MIM) percentage change fell -0.79%, to close at $30.00 and its overall traded volume was 73,139.00 shares in the last trading session. MIM opened at $30.38 and is trading within the range of $29.96-$30.68. The 52-week range of the stock is $10.48 – $31.13. At current market price, the market capitalization of the company stands at $1.40B and it has 46.71M outstanding shares.MI Developments Inc. (MID) is a real estate operating company. The Company is engaged in the acquisition, development, construction, leasing, management and ownership of an industrial rental portfolio leased primarily to Magna and its automotive operating units. The Company also owns land for industrial development and own and acquire land that it intends to develop for mixed-use and residential projects. In addition, MID holds a majority interest in Magna Entertainment Corp (MEC), an owner and operator of horse racetracks, and a supplier, via simulcasting, of live horseracing content to the inter-track, off-track and account wagering markets. As of December 31, 2009, the Company owned approximately 54% interest in MEC. During the year ended December 31, 2009, the Company acquired 61,000 square foot facility located in Shelby Township, Michigan, which has been leased to a subsidiary of Magna International Inc. (Magna).
Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. (NYSE:MMC) surged 0.03%, to close at $29.74 and its overall traded volume was 2.85M shares in the last trading session. MMC opened the day at $30.14, it made an intraday low of $29.70 and an intraday high of $30.25. The stock has a 52 week range of $20.21 – $31.10. The market capitalization of the company stands at $16.29B and it has 547.75M outstanding shares.Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. is a global professional services firm providing advice and solutions in the areas of risk, strategy and human capital. It is the parent company of a number of risk experts and specialty consultants, including Marsh, the insurance broker, intermediary and risk advisor; Guy Carpenter, the risk and reinsurance specialist; Mercer, the provider of human resources (HR) and related financial advice and services, and Oliver Wyman Group, the management and economic consultancy. The Company conducts business through two operating segments: Risk and Insurance Services, which includes risk management activities (risk advice, risk transfer and risk control and mitigation solutions), as well as insurance and reinsurance broking and services, and Consulting, which includes HR consulting and related outsourcing and investment services, and specialized management and economic consulting services. On August 3, 2010, the Company completed the sale of, Kroll Inc. (Kroll).