5 Stocks in Dramatic Moves: Universal Insurance Holdings Inc. (NYSE:UVE), American International Group (NYSE:AIG), Aehr Test Systems (NASDAQ:AEHR), Agilent Technologies (NYSE:A)

On 20 January Universal Insurance Holdings Inc. (NYSE:UVE) announced that the Indiana Department of Insurance has approved the homeowners insurance forms of its wholly-owned subsidiary, Universal Property & Casualty Insurance Company (“UPCIC”), and that UPCIC has subsequently written its first homeowners insurance policy in Indiana. On Wednesday shares of Universal Insurance Holdings Inc. (NYSE:UVE) closed at $22.55. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 10.50%

American International Group, Inc. (NYSE:AIG) announced that it has agreed to acquire Laya Healthcare, Ireland’s second largest health insurance provider. The transaction is expected to close in the first half of 2015, subject to regulatory approvals. American International Group, Inc. (NYSE:AIG) in last trading activity moved up 0.36% to close at $50.83. Company weekly performance is -2.01% while its quarterly performance stands at -0.12%. American International Group, Inc. (NYSE:AIG) is -10.49% away from its 52 week high.

On 8 January Aehr Test Systems (NASDAQ:AEHR) announced financial results for its second quarter of fiscal 2015 ended November 30, 2014. Net sales in the second quarter of fiscal 2015 were $2.6 million, compared to $3.6 million in the first quarter of fiscal 2015. Aehr Test reported a non-GAAP net loss of $1.8 million, or $0.16 per diluted share, and a GAAP net loss of $2.1 million, or $0.18 per diluted share, in the second quarter of fiscal 2015. Aehr Test Systems (NASDAQ:AEHR) has 9.50% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 19.10%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $2.46.

Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE:A) has earned an “A-” credit rating from analysts at Morningstar. The investment research firm’s “A-” rating indicates that the company is a low default risk. They also gave their stock a four star rating. On Wednesday shares of Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE:A) closed at $38.16. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 9.30% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 11.50%.

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