STMicroelectronics NV (ADR)(NYSE:STM) and the French Institute of Materials, Microelectronics and Nanosciences in Provence (IM2NP – CNRS / Aix-Marseille University / University of Toulon / ISEN engineering school), member of the Carnot STAR (Science and Technology for Research Applications) Institute, have declared the official launch of a new joint research laboratory to develop the next generations of high-reliability, ultra-miniaturized electronic components.

STMicroelectronics NV (ADR)(NYSE:STM) started its trading session with the price of $8.02 and closed at $7.98 by scoring +0.63% and traded with total volume of 1.70M shares, while the average trading remained 1.50M shares. During last trade its minimum price was $7.93 and it gained the highest price of $8.10. Its market capitalization was $7.19B.

Medical Properties Trust, Inc.(NYSE:MPW) works as a real estate investment trust (REIT) in the United States. It acquires, develops, and invests in healthcare facilities; and leases healthcare facilities to healthcare operating companies and healthcare providers. The company also offers mortgage loans to healthcare operators, in addition to working capital and other term loans to its tenants/borrowers.

Medical Properties Trust, Inc.(NYSE:MPW) showing jumped of 0.36 % and closed at $13.75, after gaining total volume of 1.66M shares. Its opening price was $13.66. Its earnings per share(EPS) is $0.42 and its beta value stands at 0.93 points and has total market capitalization of $2.85B and a total of 208.92M outstanding shares.

ARMOUR Residential REIT, Inc.(NYSE:ARR) confirmed the 3rd quarter 2015 monthly cash dividend rates for the Company’s Common Stock and Series A and Series B Preferred Stock. As earlier declared on June 18, 2015, the Company’s Board of Directors has approved a reverse stock split of ARMOUR’s outstanding shares of common stock at a ratio of one-for-eight, which is planned to take effect at about 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time on July 31, 2015.

ARMOUR Residential REIT, Inc.(NYSE:ARR) reported the plunge of -0.87 % and closed at $2.84, with the total traded volume of 1.66M shares and opening price was $2.88. During last trade its minimum price was $2.83 and it gained its highest price of $2.88 and has a total of 352.38M outstanding shares and its total market capitalization is $1.02B.

Health Net, Inc.(NYSE:HNT) offers managed health care services through health plans and government-sponsored managed care plans in the United States. It works through Western Region Operations and Government Contracts segments. The company provides numerous health care services, counting ambulatory and outpatient physician care, hospital care, pharmacy services, behavioral health, and ancillary diagnostic and therapeutic services.

Health Net, Inc.(NYSE:HNT) reported the surge of 0.44 %, after closing price for the day was $68.42 and opening at the price of $68.23. Its total trading volume for the day was 1.65M shares, versus its average volume of 1.51M shares. Its earnings per share are $1.82.