Stocks in Focus: Tobira Therapeutics (NASDAQ:TBRA), PTC Therapeutics (NASDAQ:PTCT), Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ), Dex Media (NASDAQ:DXM), Stemline Therapeutics (NASDAQ:STML)

On Monday shares of Tobira Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:TBRA) closed at $13.97. Tobira Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:TBRA) announced on 4 May, the completion of its merger with Regado Biosciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: RGDO, through May 4). In conjunction with the closing of the merger, Tobira raised $40 million of common stock from a combination of new investors and all current Tobira institutional investors, including the previously announced $13 million in debt that converted to common stock in this closing.

PTC Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PTCT) in last trading activity decreased -0.19% to close at $51.99. Company weekly performance is -5.28% while its quarterly performance stands at -3.42%. PTC Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PTCT) is -33.96% away from its 52 week high. PTC Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PTCT) on 11 May, announced it has launched STRIVE (Strategies to Realize Innovation, Vision and Empowerment), an awards program aimed at providing funds to patient advocacy organizations to develop unique and collaborative programs that will make meaningful contributions to the rare disease community by increasing awareness, diagnosis, education or fostering development of future patient advocates.

On Monday shares of Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) closed at $103.42. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 3.70% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 5.13%. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Friday warned that a widely used newer class of type 2 diabetes drugs sold by AstraZeneca (NYSE:AZN), Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) and Eli Lilly in partnership with Boehringer Ingleheim may cause dangerously high levels of blood acids that could require hospitalization. The oral drugs belong to a class known as SGLT2 inhibitors that work by causing blood sugar to be secreted in the urine.

Dex Media, Inc. (NASDAQ:DXM) has 0.70% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 75.00%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $1.12. On 8 May, Dex Media Inc (NASDAQ:DXM) declared the launch of its new customer relationship administration platform, DexLnk.

On last trading day Stemline Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:STML) decreased -0.07% to close at $13.42. Its volatility for the week is 4.88% while volatility for the month is 5.36%. STML’s EPS growth for past 5 years was -16.90%. Stemline Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:STML) monthly performance is -16.70%. On 14 May, Stemline Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:STML), announced that Ivan Bergstein, M.D., Stemline’s CEO, will present at the UBS Global Healthcare Conference on Monday, May 18, 2015 at 2:30 PM ET.

Stock Runners: 3D Systems Corporation (NYSE:DDD), Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA), Broadwind Energy (NASDAQ:BWEN), CaesarStone Sdot-Yam (NASDAQ:CSTE), International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM)

On Monday shares of 3D Systems Corporation (NYSE:DDD) closed at $22.79. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 42.10% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 20.00%. 3D Systems Corp. (NYSE:DDD), a Rock Hill, S.C., company in the three-dimensional printing industry, appointed David Styka as CFO. Mr. Styka has been chief accounting officer. He succeeds Theodore Hull who was CFO since November.

Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) in last trading activity moved up 0.58% to close at $56.97. Company weekly performance is -1.38% while its quarterly performance stands at -2.68%. Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) is -6.38% away from its 52 week high. Comcast Corp. (NASDAQ:CMCSA) plans to hire 10,000 military veterans, reservists, and their spouses and domestic partners over the next three years – roughly 15 percent to 20 percent of all new employees, a Comcast human resources executive said Thursday.

On last trading day Broadwind Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:BWEN) moved up 0.27% to close at $3.73. Its volatility for the week is 4.78% while volatility for the month is 5.65%. BWEN’s sales growth for past 5 years was 5.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 48.00%. Broadwind Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:BWEN) monthly performance is -19.61%. Broadwind Energy (NASDAQ:BWEN) was downgraded by equities research analysts at TheStreet from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note issued to investors on 5 May.

CaesarStone Sdot-Yam Ltd. (NASDAQ:CSTE) has 49.95% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 59.20%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $61.48. CaesarStone Sdot-Yam Ltd. (NASDAQ:CSTE) on 6 May, reported first-quarter net income of $16.4 million. On a per-share basis, the Mp Menashe, Israel-based company said it had net income of 46 cents. The results beat Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of five analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 41 cents per share.

International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) in last trading activity fell -0.12% to close at $173.06. Company weekly performance is 1.13% while its quarterly performance stands at 8.33%. International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) is -9.45% away from its 52 week high. International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) Research has taken the next step in integrating silicon and optics in the same chip by using a standard CMOS technology to design and test a fully monolithic wavelength-multiplexed silicon photonics chip for 100 Gb/s optical transceivers.

Investors Alert: Fate Therapeutics (NASDAQ:FATE), Hewlett-Packard Company (NYSE:HPQ), Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB), Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT), Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR)

On Monday shares of Fate Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:FATE) closed at $6.81. Fate Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:FATE) on 7 May, reported a loss of $7.9 million in its first quarter. The San Diego-based company said it had a loss of 38 cents per share. The results fell short of Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for a loss of 34 cents per share.

Hewlett-Packard Company (NYSE:HPQ) in last trading activity decreased -1.04% to close at $33.25. Company weekly performance is -1.34% while its quarterly performance stands at -13.29%. Hewlett-Packard Company (NYSE:HPQ) is -18.71% away from its 52 week high. Hewlett-Packard Co. (NYSE:HPQ) is scheduled to report it second quarter results for fiscal 2015 on 21st May 2015.

On last trading day Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) moved up 0.57% to close at $80.88. Its volatility for the week is 1.94% while volatility for the month is 2.00%. FB’s sales growth for past 5 years was 74.20% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 78.90%. Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) monthly performance is 0.12%. “We think that enabling that B2C messaging has good business potential for us,” the Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB)’s chief financial officer, David Wehner told on Monday at a ‘JPMorgan technology conference’ in Boston. “As we learn those things, I think there’s going to be opportunities to bring some of those things to WhatsApp, but that’s more longer-term than the near-term.” Facebook which bought WhatsApp for a whopping 22 billion dollars, and has declined to let the users know how they are going to make money out of it.

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has 3.00% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 73.20%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $48.01. Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ:MSFT) has agreed to freeze patent fees and abstain from engaging in discriminatory practices in exchange for getting permission to acquire Nokia’s devices and services business, South Korea’s antitrust watchdog said Tuesday.

On last trading day Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR) advanced 0.37% to close at $34.95. Its volatility for the week is 1.22% while volatility for the month is 1.72%. POR’s sales growth for past 5 years was 1.00% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 10.80%. Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR) monthly performance is -4.46%. Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR) was downgraded by equities research analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. from an “overweight” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday.

Active Stocks to Watch: Jazz Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:JAZZ), SouFun Holdings (NYSE:SFUN), General Electric Company (NYSE:GE), Thompson Creek Metals (NYSE:TC), Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR)

On Monday shares of Jazz Pharmaceuticals plc – Ordinary Shares (NASDAQ:JAZZ) closed at $180.06. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 55.60% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 18.43%. Jazz Pharmaceuticals plc (Nasdaq: JAZZ) announced that the company will be webcasting its corporate presentations at two upcoming investor conferences including UBS Global Healthcare Conference in New York, NY on Wednesday, May 20, 2015 at 8:00 a.m. EDT / 1:00 p.m. IST. Bruce Cozadd, chairman and chief executive officer, will provide an overview of the company and a business and financial update.

SouFun Holdings Ltd. (NYSE:SFUN) in last trading activity moved down -1.82% to close at $7.54. Company weekly performance is -6.45% while its quarterly performance stands at 10.87%. SouFun Holdings Ltd. (NYSE:SFUN) is -40.77% away from its 52 week high. Deutsche Bank has downgraded shares of SouFun Holdings Ltd from a buy rating to a hold rating.

On last trading day General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) moved up 0.15% to close at $27.31. Its volatility for the week is 0.97% while volatility for the month is 1.36%. GE’s sales growth for past 5 years was -0.80% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 8.80%. General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) monthly performance is 0.22%. A 20 percent increase in the amount of electricity produced by a wind farm will help lead the industry beyond a U.S. tax credit that supports development now. General Electric Co. (NYSE:GE) is driving to get the most out of a wind farm with a combination of higher towers, longer blades, and advanced planning that targets the benefits of customized designs, said Steve Bolze, chief executive officer of GE Water & Power.

Thompson Creek Metals Company Inc. (NYSE:TC) in last trading activity moved down -0.85% to close at $1.17. Company weekly performance is 0.00% while its quarterly performance stands at -23.53%. Thompson Creek Metals Company Inc. (NYSE:TC) is -62.26% away from its 52 week high. Thompson Creek Metals Company Inc (NYSE:TC) declared the appointment of Kevin Drover to its Board of Directors, which was effective May 7, 2015.

On Monday shares of Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) closed at $37.28. Company’s EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 69.13%. Twitter Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) Chief Financial Officer Anthony Noto seems to be taking a page out of his former employer Goldman Sachs’ playbook, hoarding an increasing level of power.

News Buzz: Nexvet Biopharma Public Limited Company (NASDAQ:NVET), XOMA Corporation (NASDAQ:XOMA), Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL), Wesco Aircraft Holdings (NYSE:WAIR), Telecom Argentina (NYSE:TEO)

On Monday shares of Nexvet Biopharma Public Limited Company (NASDAQ:NVET) closed at $7.11. Nexvet Biopharma public limited (NASDAQ:NVET) issued its quarterly earnings data on 8 May. The company reported ($0.36) EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of ($0.40) by $0.04.

XOMA Corporation (NASDAQ:XOMA) in last trading activity advanced 2.10% to close at $3.41. Company weekly performance is -8.09% while its quarterly performance stands at -4.48%. XOMA Corporation (NASDAQ:XOMA) is -42.69% away from its 52 week high. XOMA Corporation (NASDAQ:XOMA) on May 07, 2015, reported recent achievements and financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015. XOMA recorded total revenues of $2.7 million for the three months ended March 31, 2015, compared with $3.4 million during the corresponding period of 2014. Research and development (R&D) expenses for the first quarter of 2015 were $20.0 million compared with $21.5 million in the corresponding 2014 period. For the first quarter ended March 31, 2015, XOMA had a net loss of $21.7 million compared with a net loss of $4.7 million in the quarter ended March 31, 2014.

Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) in last trading activity moved up 0.20% to close at $44.24. Company weekly performance is 0.91% while its quarterly performance stands at 1.27%. Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) is -4.70% away from its 52 week high. California-based software company Oracle Corp (NYSE:ORCL) has aggressive plans to grow its cloud business in Asia Pacific, including South-East Asia. It recently announced it was going to hire 1,000 sales personnel in Asia Pacific over the next three to six months, with about 180 of them in South-East Asia, including 49 in Singapore.

Wesco Aircraft Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:WAIR) has 0.30% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 91.70%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $15.97. Wesco Aircraft Holdings Inc. reported second-quarter earnings on 7 May, that fell short of Wall Street expectations as production issues with commercial and military aircraft cut into organic growth. The Valencia aerospace parts supplier reported net income of $23 million (24 cents a share) for the quarter ended March 31, compared with net income of $24.3 million (25 cents) in the same period a year earlier. Revenue increased 18 percent to $385.6 million.

On last trading day Telecom Argentina S.A. (NYSE:TEO) advanced 1.15% to close at $21.10. Its volatility for the week is 2.16% while volatility for the month is 2.32%. TEO’s sales growth for past 5 years was 22.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 21.50%. Telecom Argentina S.A. (NYSE:TEO) monthly performance is 1.33%. On 11 May, Telecom Argentina S.A. (NYSE:TEO) has reached an agreement with Microsoft to provide Office 365 access to its business customers. Office 365 comes with the latest versions of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, Outlook, Publisher and Access, as well as 1 TB of OneDrive storage.

Stock Highlights: Concert Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:CNCE), The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG), SkyPeople Fruit Juice (NASDAQ:SPU), Pandora Media (NYSE:P), Merck (NYSE:MRK)

On Monday shares of Concert Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:CNCE) closed at $14.20. Roth Capital reiterated their buy rating on shares of Concert Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:CNCE) in a research note released on Tuesday morning.

The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) in last trading activity moved down -0.38% to close at $80.74. Company weekly performance is 0.59% while its quarterly performance stands at -4.80%. The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) is -12.70% away from its 52 week high. Procter & Gamble Co. (NYSE:PG) will seek to consolidate all of its giant North American paid media buying and planning account — now handled by at least four incumbents — with a single shop and expects to have a decision by fall. News of the review was reported on Friday.

On last trading day SkyPeople Fruit Juice, Inc. (NASDAQ:SPU) moved down -4.76% to close at $1.40. Its volatility for the week is 11.75% while volatility for the month is 8.12%. SPU’s sales growth for past 5 years was 10.90% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -8.20%. SkyPeople Fruit Juice, Inc. (NASDAQ:SPU) monthly performance is 13.82%. SkyPeople Fruit Juice Inc (NASDAQ:SPU) on Friday reported first-quarter net income of $1.5 million or $0.06 a share compared with $0.5 million or $0.02 a share a year ago. Revenues for the quarter jumped 41% to $16.6 million from $11.8 million a year ago. This was due increased demand for fruit juice beverages, concentrated pear and kiwifruit juices as well as kiwi puree.

On last trading day Pandora Media Inc (NYSE:P) remains unchanged to close at $18.31. Its volatility for the week is 3.37% while volatility for the month is 4.05%. P’s sales growth for past 5 years was 75.60% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 0.00%. Pandora Media Inc (NYSE:P) monthly performance is 4.69%. Pandora Media Inc (NYSE:P) declared that the company’s Chief Financial Officer, Mike Herring, will present at the J.P. Morgan Global Technology, Media and Telecom Conference in Boston, MA. Mr. Herring will engage in a fireside chat on Tuesday, May 19, 2015 at 6:20 a.m. PT / 9:20 a.m. ET.

Merck & Co. Inc. (NYSE:MRK) has 0.04% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 75.30%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $60.01. Merck & Co. Inc. (NYSE:MRK) announced that new investigational data in 10 different types of cancer from the company’s immuno-oncology development program evaluating its anti-PD-1 therapy, KEYTRUDA® , will be presented at the 51st Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology in Chicago, May 29 – June 2, 2015.

Top News: Nobilis Health Corp. (NYSEMKT:HLTH), Nokia Corporation (ADR) (NYSE:NOK), Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ), 3D Systems Corporation (NYSE:DDD), IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX)

On Monday shares of Nobilis Health Corp. (NYSEMKT:HLTH) closed at $8.32. Nobilis Health Corp (NYSEMKT:HLTH) on 11 May, announced that it has entered into an asset purchase agreement to acquire Victory Healthcare Plano Hospital. With 25-beds and 6 operating rooms, the hospital provides additional capacity in the Dallas market and an option for Nobilis to augment its in-network revenue.

Nokia Corporation (ADR) (NYSE:NOK) in last trading activity moved up 0.87% to close at $6.96. Company weekly performance is 1.02% while its quarterly performance stands at -11.28%. Nokia Corporation (ADR) (NYSE:NOK) is -18.29% away from its 52 week high. Nokia Corporation (ADR) (NYSE:NOK) may be laying off as many as 70 employees from its IP unit Nokia Technologies, Reuters has reported, as it revises its “long-term strategy” and a “reshape” of the organisation, according to the company. “As part of this, talks have been initiated with the staff,” added a spokeswoman.

On last trading day Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) moved down -0.38% to close at $49.60. Its volatility for the week is 0.95% while volatility for the month is 1.08%. VZ’s sales growth for past 5 years was 3.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 7.10%. Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) monthly performance is 1.43%. Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) entered into an agreement to purchase AOL for around $4.4 billion to drive the telecom company’s ambitions in the mobile video and mobile advertising markets. – See more at: http://www.twice.com/verizon-sees-mobile-opportunity-aol-purchase/57185#sthash.HcLorMzv.dpuf

On Monday shares of 3D Systems Corporation (NYSE:DDD) closed at $22.79. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 42.10% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 20.00%. 3D Systems Corp. (NYSE:DDD), a Rock Hill, S.C., company in the three-dimensional printing industry, appointed David Styka as CFO. Mr. Styka has been chief accounting officer. He succeeds Theodore Hull who was CFO since November.

On last trading day IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX) moved up 3.20% to close at $39.08. Its volatility for the week is 1.80% while volatility for the month is 2.07%. IMAX’s sales growth for past 5 years was 11.20% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 44.10%. IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX) monthly performance is 8.59%. Investors in IMAX Corp. (NYSE:IMAX) saw new options begin trading today, for the July 17th expiration.

Top Wall Street Stories: Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (NASDAQ:HBAN), Compugen (NASDAQ:CGEN), Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA), Forest City Enterprises (NYSE:FCE-A), Diamond Hill Investment (NASDAQ:DHIL)

On Monday shares of Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (NASDAQ:HBAN) closed at $11.26. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -2.50% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 6.88%. On 7 May, New information released by Huntington Bancshares Inc. (NASDAQ:HBAN) showed that the company paid $457.8 million in cash to acquire Macquarie Equipment Finance Inc. The parent of Columbus-based Huntington National Bank in February announced plans to buy the Bloomfield Hills, Michigan-based specialty lender, and last month told investors in a first-quarter earnings release the acquisition had been completed.

Compugen Ltd. (NASDAQ:CGEN) in last trading activity increased 2.02% to close at $6.58. Company weekly performance is 1.39% while its quarterly performance stands at -21.20%. Compugen Ltd. (NASDAQ:CGEN) is -34.33% away from its 52 week high. Zacks lowered shares of Compugen Ltd. (NASDAQ:CGEN) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research report released on Wednesday morning.

On Monday shares of Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) closed at $56.97. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 14.00% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 16.67%. Comcast Corp. (NASDAQ:CMCSA) plans to hire 10,000 military veterans, reservists, and their spouses and domestic partners over the next three years – roughly 15 percent to 20 percent of all new employees, a Comcast human resources executive said Thursday.

On Monday shares of Forest City Enterprises Inc. (NYSE:FCE-A) closed at $23.39. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -4.10%. Forest City Enterprises Inc. (NYSE:FCE-A) and its partners on Friday will break ground on a $65.6 million, 165,000-square-foot building at1812 Ashland Ave. that will be a hub forJohns
Hopkins University’s efforts to commercialize research. Construction is expected to be completed in August 2016.

Diamond Hill Investment Group Inc. (NASDAQ:DHIL) in last trading activity advanced 3.15% to close at $193.82. Company weekly performance is 4.60% while its quarterly performance stands at 38.45%. Diamond Hill Investment Group Inc. (NASDAQ:DHIL) is -0.79% away from its 52 week high. The Diamond Hill Valuation-Weighted 500 ETF (NYSE:DHVW), a new Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) that uses an intrinsic value capitalization approach to track an index seeking to outperform traditional broad-based market capitalization-weighted index funds, was launched May 12, 2015 by Diamond Hill Capital Management, Inc. (“Diamond Hill”), a subsidiary of Diamond Hill Investment Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: DHIL). Diamond Hill is a leading independent investment firm with approximately $16 billion in assets under management (AUM).

Trader’s Watch List: Vanda Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:VNDA), Vale S.A. (NYSE:VALE), SCANA Corp. (NYSE:SCG), Air Products & Chemicals (NYSE:APD), Yingli Green Energy (NYSE:YGE)

On Monday shares of Vanda Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:VNDA) closed at $10.16. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 62.00% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 15.70%. Vanda Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:VNDA) on May 06, 2015, released financial and operational results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015. Financial highlights included: First quarter of 2015 Total net product sales increased by 268% over the prior quarter to $22.2 million, driven by the growth in HETLIOZ® sales and the acquisition of the Fanapt® product rights; Net loss for the first quarter of 2015 was $10.2 million, or $0.24 per share, compared with a net loss of $26.5 million, or $0.79 per share, for the same period in 2014; Cash, cash equivalents and marketable securities increased by $4.5 million to $134.3 million as of March 31, 2015, as compared to $129.8 million as of December 31, 2014.

Vale S.A. (NYSE:VALE) in last trading activity fell -6.18% to close at $6.68. Company weekly performance is -12.79% while its quarterly performance stands at -13.66%. Vale S.A. (NYSE:VALE) is -53.21% away from its 52 week high. Macquarie has downgraded shares of Vale SA from an outperform rating to a neutral rating.

On last trading day SCANA Corp. (NYSE:SCG) advanced 0.66% to close at $53.44. Its volatility for the week is 1.43% while volatility for the month is 1.88%. SCG’s sales growth for past 5 years was 3.20% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 5.90%. SCANA Corp. (NYSE:SCG) monthly performance is -1.13%. SCANA Corp (NYSE: SCG) has been named as the ”Top Dividend Stock of the Dow Utilities”, according to Dividend Channel, which published its most recent ”DividendRank” report. The report noted that among the components of the Dow Jones Utility Average, SCG shares displayed both attractive valuation metrics and strong profitability metrics.

Air Products & Chemicals Inc. (NYSE:APD) has 0.10% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 88.40%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $147.93. Air Products & Chemicals Inc (NYSE:APD) is committed to helping metals processors around the world improve product quality, reduce operating costs, increase yields, and enhance processing windows. To drive these results, Air Products offers a range of industrial gases, equipment, and technology solutions for powder metallurgy and additive manufacturing, which the company will showcase at POWDERMET2015 in San Diego, Calif., from May 18-19.

Yingli Green Energy Holding Co. Ltd. (NYSE:YGE) in last trading activity decreased -12.35% to close at $1.49. Company weekly performance is -13.37% while its quarterly performance stands at -31.65%. Yingli Green Energy Holding Co. Ltd. (NYSE:YGE) is -63.12% away from its 52 week high. Yingli Green Energy Holding Co Ltd (NYSE:YGE) warned that it might not be able to meet payment obligations under its debt instruments and said there is “substantial doubt” as to its ability to continue as a going concern.

Traders Are Watching: Kinross Gold Corporation (NYSE:KGC), Gulf Resources (NASDAQ:GURE), Sony Corp (ADR) (NYSE:SNE), Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA), Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT)

On Monday shares of Kinross Gold Corporation (NYSE:KGC) closed at $2.57. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 7.50%. Kinross Gold (NYSE:KGC) in a research report sent to investors on Monday morning. The firm currently has a $2.70 price target on the stock, up from their previous price target of $2.60.

Gulf Resources, Inc. (NASDAQ:GURE) in last trading activity moved down -4.23% to close at $2.49. Company weekly performance is 0.00% while its quarterly performance stands at 50.91%. Gulf Resources, Inc. (NASDAQ:GURE) is -15.59% away from its 52 week high. Gulf Resources, Inc. (NASDAQ:GURE) announced its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015. Net revenue was $34.91 million, a year-over-year increase of 36%. Gross profit was $9.4 million, a year-over-year increase of 38%. Gross margin was 27%,as compared to 27% for the first quarter of 2014. Income from operations was $7.1 million, as compared to $5.6 million in the first quarter of 2014, a year-over-year increase of 27%.

On last trading day Sony Corp (ADR) (NYSE:SNE) decreased -0.89% to close at $32.45. Its volatility for the week is 1.10% while volatility for the month is 1.40%. SNE’s sales growth for past 5 years was 2.60% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -22.80%. Sony Corp (ADR) (NYSE:SNE) monthly performance is 8.13%. It was reported on 16 May, that all eight executives of Sony Corp. (ADR) (NYSE:SNE) will return their bonuses for the fourth straight year to take responsibility for the red ink in the business year that ended in March, sources have said.

Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) has 0.10% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 63.20%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $248.75. Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) Australia has increased the prices of all Model S sedans, including the new entry-level 70D before it even arrives here in September.

On last trading day Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT) decreased -0.16% to close at $88.29. Its volatility for the week is 1.07% while volatility for the month is 1.62%. CAT’s sales growth for past 5 years was 11.20% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 32.70%. Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT) monthly performance is 6.02%. It was reported on 16 May, that Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT) is motoring toward the edge of a new record it would be happy to live without. The company’s business, especially the giant trucks targeted at the mining industry it builds in Decatur, has always been a cyclical one of boom and bust. But its current sales downturn has passed into its third year and, if it hits a fourth, that will be something Caterpillar hasn’t seen before in its 90 year history.