Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) announced it has executed two agreements to obtain horizontal development rights in 48,000 acres in the core of the Midland Basin. The two agreements include an acquisition and farm-in adjoining XTO’s existing acreage position in Martin and Midland Counties, providing rights to all intervals within the basin. The acreage will be operated by ExxonMobil’s subsidiary XTO Energy Inc. Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) belongs to Basic Materials sector. Its net profit margin is 7.90% and weekly performance is -5.93%. On last trading day company shares ended up $78.09. Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) distance from 50-day simple moving average (SMA50) is -5.96%.
Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) has closed on the previously announced agreement with Endo International plc (NASDAQ: ENDP) (TSX: ENL) to purchase American Medical Systems’ (AMS) Men’s Health and Prostate Health businesses, for $1.6 billion in up-front cash and a potential additional $50 million milestone based on 2016 sales. The acquisition positions Boston Scientific as a leader in urology, providing physicians and healthcare systems a comprehensive portfolio of proven technologies. Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE:BSX) shares moved down -1.41% in last trading session and ended the day at $17.42. BSX Gross Margin is 70.80% and its return on assets is -0.90%. Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE:BSX) quarterly performance is 1.40%.
Newcastle Investment Corp. (NYSE:NCT) announced that it will release its second quarter financial results for the period ended June 30, 2015 on Wednesday, August 5, 2015 prior to the opening of the New York Stock Exchange. On 06 August, Newcastle Investment Corp. (NYSE:NCT) shares moved down -2.93% and was closed at $4.64. NCT EPS growth in last 5 year was 15.30%. Newcastle Investment Corp. (NYSE:NCT) year to date (YTD) performance is 8.82%.
Sussex Bancorp (NASDAQ:SBBX) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 06, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.04 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 24, 2015. Shareholders who purchased SBBX prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. Sussex Bancorp (NASDAQ:SBBX) ended the last trading day at $12.19. Company weekly volatility is calculated as 0.32% and price to cash ratio as 5.37. Sussex Bancorp (NASDAQ:SBBX) showed a weekly performance of -0.08%.
First Financial Bancorp (Nasdaq: FFBC) announces the appointment of John Neighboursto its board of directors effective August 24, 2015. Mr. Neighbours also joins the board of directors for the company’s main subsidiary, First Financial Bank, N.A, effective August 24, 2015.We’re pleased to welcome John to our board of directors,” said Murph Knapke, chairman of the board for First Financial Bancorp. “John is a respected lawyer and advisor, who truly admires the community he serves. He is a big part of Indianapolis and we are excited that John will help guide the company as we work to achieve our strategic goals and execute our client and community focused business model.”First Financial Bancorp. (NASDAQ:FFBC) shares moved down -0.46% in last trading session and ended the day at $19.45. Its return on assets is 1.00%. First Financial Bancorp. (NASDAQ:FFBC) quarterly performance is 16.64%.