**YAHOO INC, $30.03, up 3 pct. **ENDEAVOUR SILVER CORP, $4.31, down 7 pct. **BARRICK GOLD CORP, $17.81, down 4.4 pct.
**ENDEAVOUR SILVER CORP, $4.31, down 7 pct. **BARRICK GOLD CORP, $17.81, down 4.4 pct. **MCEWEN MINING, $2.41, down 8 pct.
**ENDEAVOUR SILVER CORP, $4.31, down 7 pct. **BARRICK GOLD CORP, $17.81, down 4.4 pct. *MCEWEN MINING, $2.41, down 8 pct.
**OCLARO INC, $1.54, up 45 pct. The optical components maker, which has a market capitalization of about $98 million, said it sold its Zurich, Switzerland- based semiconductor laser business to II-VI Inc for about $115 million and its optical amplifier and micro-optics business for $88 million. **VERTEX PHARMACEUTICALS INC, $81.63, up 2 pct.
Sept 9- Umpqua Holdings Corp is in advanced talks to buy private equity-backed Sterling Financial Corp in a deal that may be valued at about $1.8 billion, Bloomberg reported on Monday, citing people with knowledge of the discussions.
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