Momentum Stocks: Virtusa Corp. (NASDAQ:VRTU), Alder Biopharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:ALDR), The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES), Zillow Group (NASDAQ:Z), Nordson Corporation (NASDAQ:NDSN)

On Tuesday shares of Virtusa Corp. (NASDAQ:VRTU) closed at $43.87. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 18.10% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 25.00%. Virtusa Corp. (NASDAQ:VRTU) on Monday reported fiscal fourth-quarter profit of $11.6 million. On a per-share basis, the Westborough, Massachusetts-based company said it had net income of 39 cents. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, were 51 cents per share.

Alder Biopharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:ALDR) in last trading activity increased 2.89% to close at $35.57. Company weekly performance is 30.96% while its quarterly performance stands at 37.98%. Alder Biopharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:ALDR) is -5.45% away from its 52 week high. Alder Biopharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:ALDR) announced that clazakizumab, previously known as ALD518, met its primary endpoint in a follow-on Phase 2b, dose-ranging clinical trial in adults with moderate to severe rheumatoid arthritis who have experienced an inadequate response to TNF inhibitors. Alder plans to present the full results from the trial at an upcoming scientific meeting.

On Tuesday shares of The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES) closed at $13.71. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 5.50% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 2.40%. Electric Utility AES Corp (NYSE:AES) on Tuesday announced the launch of a secondary public offering of its about 60 million shares, all of which will be offered by Terrific Investment Corp, a unit controlled by China Investment Corp (“CIC”). AES will not receive any of the proceeds from the offering.

Zillow Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:Z) in last trading activity fell -0.70% to close at $97.98. Company weekly performance is 5.54% while its quarterly performance stands at -4.22%. Zillow Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:Z) is -40.58% away from its 52 week high. Zillow Group (NASDAQ:Z), announced its pro forma and consolidated financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2015. Pro forma Revenue increased 35% to $162.5 million from $120.7 million in the first quarter of 2014.

On last trading day Nordson Corporation (NASDAQ:NDSN) increased 0.11% to close at $82.00. Its volatility for the week is 1.05% while volatility for the month is 1.34%. NDSN’s sales growth for past 5 years was 15.80% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 29.30%. Nordson Corporation (NASDAQ:NDSN) monthly performance is 4.73%. Nordson Corporation (NASDAQ:NDSN) announced that its board of directors declared a third quarter 2015 cash dividend in the amount of $0.22 per common share, payable on June 9, 2015 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on May 26, 2015.

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