5 Stocks in Dramatic Moves: The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU), Abraxas Petroleum (NASDAQ:AXAS), Puma Biotechnology (NYSE:PBYI), Speedway Motorsports (NYSE:TRK), V.F. Corporation (NYSE:VFC)

The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU) said it would cut prices for money transfers within the United States to help fend off fierce competition and would buy back up to $1.2 billion of shares. On Wednesday shares of The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU) closed at $18.30. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 1.00% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 9.23%.

Abraxas Petroleum Corporation (NASDAQ:AXAS) will host its fourth quarter and year end 2014 earnings conference call on Thursday, March 5, 2015 at 10 AM Central Time (11 AM Eastern Time). Abraxas Petroleum Corp. (NASDAQ:AXAS) in last trading activity increased 2.56% to close at $3.21. Company weekly performance is -0.93% while its quarterly performance stands at -22.09%. Abraxas Petroleum Corp. (NASDAQ:AXAS) is -50.23% away from its 52 week high.

Puma Biotechnology, Inc. (NYSE:PBYI) announced that Alan H. Auerbach, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, President and Founder of Puma, will provide an overview of the Company at 8:30 a.m. EST on Thursday, February 12, at the 2015 Leerink Global Healthcare Conference. On last trading day Puma Biotechnology, Inc. (NYSE:PBYI) moved down -1.76% to close at $194.30. Its volatility for the week is 6.39% while volatility for the month is 6.53%. Puma Biotechnology, Inc. (NYSE:PBYI) monthly performance is -0.81%.

The board of directors for Speedway Motorsports Inc. (NYSE:TRK) has named O. Bruton Smith as executive chairman and son Marcus G. Smith as chief executive officer in a realignment of executive officers, the board announced Wednesday. Speedway Motorsports Inc. (NYSE:TRK) has 71.03% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 22.90%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $23.24.

VF Corp (NYSE:VFC)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reiterated by investment analysts at Citigroup Inc. in a note issued to investors on Tuesday. On last trading day V.F. Corporation (NYSE:VFC) increased 0.62% to close at $70.07. Its volatility for the week is 1.61% while volatility for the month is 1.96%. VFC’s sales growth for past 5 years was 8.40% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 15.00%. V.F. Corporation (NYSE:VFC) monthly performance is -6.96%.

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