Stocks in the Spotlight Regions Financial Corp (NYSE:RF), Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:LVS)

On Thursday, Regions Financial Corp (NYSE:RF) stock opened its trade at $14.59 and after floating in a range of $14.55 to $14.99, settled at $14.99. The stock gained 3.45% in total of its share price. The stock’s 52-week range is $7.00 – $14.99.

The Regions Financial Corporation (RF) Board of Directors declared the following cash dividends on its common shares, Series A preferred shares, and Series B preferred shares:

  • A cash dividend of $0.065 on each share of outstanding common stock, payable on March 31, 2017, to stockholders of record at the close of business on March 10, 2017.
  • A cash dividend of $15.9375 per share of Series A Preferred Stock outstanding (equivalent to about $0.398438 per depositary share), payable on March 15, 2017, to stockholders of record at the close of business on March 1, 2017.
  • A cash dividend of $15.9375 per share of Series B Preferred Stock outstanding (equivalent to about $0.398438 per depositary share), payable on March 15, 2017, to stockholders of record at the close of business on March 1, 2017.

Taking a look into the performance of RF stock, investor will come to know that the weekly performance for this stock is valued at 5.19%, resulting in a performance for the month at 22.95%. Therefore, the stated figure displays a quarterly performance of 38.28% and year to date performance of 4.39%.

Shares of Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:LVS) inclined 1.52% to $52.93. Stock exchanged hands with the total volume of 5.18 Million shares, as contrast to its average volume of 4.18 Million shares. The 52-week range of the share price is from $39.17 – $63.38. For trailing twelve months, EPS value for the stock is $2.05.

Beta factor of the stock stands at 1.92. Beta factor is used to measure the volatility of the stock. The stock remained 1.34% volatile for the week and 1.83% for the month.

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Maria Martinez is a financial analyst, value investor and engages in opportunistic research. She identifies misunderstood and undervalued equity investments and holds those securities until their price approximates her estimate of intrinsic value. Specializes in the technology sector (semiconductors) and has a good record of calling out companies as accurately as possible.

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