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Barrick Gold receives upgrade; Microvision’s PicoP technology gets involved with Sony

February 20, 2014



Category: Baystreet Newswire

Company: Stock Publisher

ID: 412161

Date: Friday, February 21, 2014

Ticker: NYSE:ABX

Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE: ABX) – For an in-depth report on Barrick Gold Corporation follow: www.BullTrends.com/stockquote/ABX

Shares of Barrick Gold Corporation closed up 6.12% on nearly 20 million shares traded on Thursday. The company was upgraded to "outperform" from "sector perform" by RBC Capital. The analyst firm set a price target of $28 for the gold miner, up from its previous $24. The firm says that Barrick Gold has the chance to increase its cash flow by focusing on its core businesses.

Microvision Inc. (NASDAQ: MVIS) – For an in-depth report on Microvision Inc. follow: www.BullTrends.com/stockquote/MVIS

Microvision Inc. broke out on Thursday to close up nearly 100% on 32.6 million shares traded roughly. The stock was a huge winner in the NASDAQ after receiving a new projector module incorporating the nano-cap's technology. Sony announced it is building a pico projector module with HD resolution, incorporating MicroVision's PicoP technology which allows image and video to be projected from mobile devices. In a statement, Sony said the technology allows "crisp, beautiful high-definition resolution and "focus-free" projection, regardless of the distance or angle from the projection surface."

Ekso Bionics Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB: EKSO) – For an in-depth report on Ekso Bionics Holdings, Inc. follow: www.BullTrends.com/stockquote/EKSO

Ekso Bionics Holdings closed up 15.45% on Thursday and hit a new 52-week high of $4.15 during intra-day trading. The stock was one of the biggest gainers in the OTCBB marketplace. The company announced that it recently debuted the first ever 3D printed hybrid exoskeleton robotic suit, in collaboration with 3D Systems (DDD), at a Singularity University event in Budapest. Designers from 3D Systems created personalized three-dimensional elements from multiple 3D scans taken of Ekso Ambassador, Amanda Boxtel.

Global Clean Energy, Inc. (OTC: GCEI) – For an in-depth report on Global Clean Energy, Inc. follow: www.BullTrends.com/stockquote/GCEI

Shares of Global Clean Energy closed up 7.74% on Thursday and hit a new 52-week high of $0.07 during intra-day trading. The stock was one of the biggest gainers in the OTC market. The company announced the completion of a long term Feedstock Agreement with Sonoco Recycling a member of the Sonoco family, Hartsville, SC (NYSE: SON). Sonoco Recycling will provide end of life plastic in addition to other solid waste streams to GCE for future Waste to Fuel (W2F) plant developments in North America.


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Source: ACCESSWIRE (Canada)


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