Merck & Co. Inc. (NYSE:MRK) announced that the Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.46 per share of the company’s common stock for the second quarter of 2016. Payment will be made on April 7, 2016, to shareholders of record at the close of business on March 15, 2016.
Merck & Co. Inc. (NYSE:MRK) belongs to Healthcare sector. Its net profit margin is 11.20% and weekly performance is 2.16%. On last trading day company shares ended up at $52.10. Merck & Co. Inc. (NYSE:MRK) distance from 50-day simple moving average (SMA50) is 2.10%.
Vipshop Holdings Limited (NYSE:VIPS) reported Total net revenue increased by 65% to RMB13.90 billion (US$2.15 billion), primarily attributable to a 58% year-over-year increase in the number of active customers to 19.8 million and a 67% year-over-year increase in total orders to 64.9 million. Gross profit increased by 60% to RMB3.35 billion (US$517 million) from RMB2.09 billion in the prior year period.
Vipshop Holdings Limited (NYSE:VIPS) shares fell -0.45% in last trading session and ended the day at $10.95. VIPS Gross Margin is 24.90% and its return on assets is 8.50%. Vipshop Holdings Limited (NYSE:VIPS) quarterly performance is -32.57%.
Avino Silver & Gold Mines Ltd. (NYSEMKT:ASM) generated revenues of $19 million during 2015; a 1% decrease compared 2014. Mine operating income was $8.1 million during 2015, an increase of $216,604 or 3% from $7,904,549 in 2014. During the year of 2015, net income decreased by $2.1 million to $483,424 or $0.01 per share, compared to net income of $2,514,169 or $0.08 basic and diluted per share during 2014. The primary reasons for the decrease were foreign exchange loss of $833,822 due to the translation of $USD denominated liabilities and an increase in income taxes.
On 03 March, Avino Silver & Gold Mines Ltd. (NYSEMKT:ASM) shares moved up 7.54% and was closed at $1.14. ASM EPS growth in last 5 year was 26.60%. Avino Silver & Gold Mines Ltd. (NYSEMKT:ASM) year to date (YTD) performance is 26.64%.
On 25 February, Dorchester Minerals, L.P. (NASDAQ: DMLP) announced the Partnership’s net income for the year ended December 31, 2015 of $13,255,000, or $0.42 per common unit.
Dorchester Minerals LP (NASDAQ:DMLP) ended the last trading day at $10.19. Company weekly volatility is calculated as 4.21% and price to cash ratio as 44.03. Dorchester Minerals LP (NASDAQ:DMLP) showed a weekly performance of 4.09%.
The board of directors of Delta Natural Gas Company, Inc. (NASDAQ:DGAS) at a meeting held February 12, 2016, authorized a quarterly dividend of twenty and one-half cents ($.205) per share of common stock to be paid March 15, 2016 to all common shareholders of record as of March 1, 2016.
Delta Natural Gas Company, Inc. (NASDAQ:DGAS) shares fell -1.48% in last trading session and ended the day at $22.58. DGAS Gross Margin is 47.50% and its return on assets is 2.90%. Delta Natural Gas Company, Inc. (NASDAQ:DGAS) quarterly performance is 9.08%.