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LONDON, September 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
The US markets on Friday, September 12, 2014, ended on a lower note as the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished at 16,987.51, down 0.36% and the NASDAQ Composite closed at 4,567.60, down 0.53%. The S&P 500 finished the session 0.60% lower at 1,985.54. During the trading session, all the ten sectors finished on a negative note. The S&P 500 Financials Sector Index ended the day at 314.10, down 0.12%, whereas the index has advanced 3.36% in the previous three months. Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on the following equities: BGC Partners Inc. (NASDAQ: BGCP), UBS AG (NYSE: UBS), MGIC Investment Corporation (NYSE: MTG), Meridian Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ: EBSB), and Radian Group Inc. (NYSE: RDN). Free research on these five companies can be accessed at:
Meridian Bancorp Inc, formerly Meridian Interstate Bancorp, Inc., is a mid-tier stock holding company of East Boston Savings Bank (the Bank). The Bank is a state-chartered stock savings bank that operates from 24 full-service locations and two loan centers in the Boston metropolitan area. East Boston Savings Bank operates eight of its full-service locations and a loan center under the name Mt. Washington Bank, a division of East Boston Savings Bank. The Bank offers a variety of deposit and loan products to individuals and businesses located in its primary market, which consists of Suffolk, Middlesex and Essex Counties, Massachusetts. The Bank operates as a community-oriented financial institution offering financial services to consumers and businesses. As of December 31, 2011, Meridian Financial Services, Incorporated owned 59.4% interest of the Company.
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52 Week High
3/6/2014 | 11.5259
52 Week Low
10/21/2013 | 8.2544
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% Off 52 Week Low
Beta (5 Yr)
9/19/2014 | 63.13
10-Day Avg. Volume
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6/30/2014 | 0.36
6/30/2014 | 30.5
Small Cap | 603.9M
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