Shares of Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO) ended Tuesday session in green amid volatile trading. The shares closed up +1.43 points or 3.30% at $44.71 with 18.13 million shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $43.50, the shares hit an intraday low of $43.50 and an intraday high of $44.85 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $42.90 billion and the numbers of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 951.78 million shares.
Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO) CFO Ken Goldman will participate in a question-and-answer session at the Citi Global Technology Conference in New York.
The session is scheduled to begin on Wednesday, September 7, 2016, at 7:15 a.m. PT / 10:15 a.m. ET.
A live webcast of the session will be available on the Investor Relations website at http://yhoo.client.shareholder.com/events.cfm?CalendarID=5.
Shares of Himax Technologies, Inc. (ADR) (NASDAQ:HIMX) ended Tuesday session in red amid volatile trading. The shares closed down -0.45 points or -4.28% at $10.06 with 4.20 million shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $10.54, the shares hit an intraday low of $10.05 and an intraday high of $10.65 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $1.78 billion and the numbers of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 343.82 million shares.
Himax Technologies, Inc. (ADR) (HIMX) on Sept. 02, 2016 announced the Company received Taiwan President Tsai Ing-Wen for a very rare, Presidential visit to a company’s offices. On Thursday, September 01st, President Tsai and her Minister of Economic Affairs Lee Chih-Kung were received by Himax Management and staff at Himax’s Tainan headquarters.
Taiwan’s Office of the President and Ministry of Economic Affairs’ interest in Himax was heighted by the enormous success of Pokémon Go’s use of an augmented reality (“AR”) technology. Himax is one of the top three display driver companies in the world and recognized as the leading company in AR and VR related technologies. Himax is also currently expanding its manufacturing capacity at the only known facility capable of mass-market manufacturing and has confirmed engagement with 30 plus companies in various stages of design, version advancement or currently shipping AR related products to its customers.
Himax’s Chairman and CEO provided President Tsai and the press outlets covering the event some of over 15 year history of Himax Technologies, more than $100 million investment in the research and development of AR/VR related technologies. President Tsai overview’s included as hands-on walk through of the initial versions of AR devices like Google Glass’ first version and concluded with closed door trial of some world leading technologies that President Tsai stated, “these are truly amazing.”