BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc. (NASDAQ:BMRN) on February 25, 2015, announced financial results for the fourth quarter and full year 2014, including full year revenues of $751.0 million, a 37% raise over 2013. For the quarter ended December 31, 2014, Non-GAAP net loss decreased to $11.4 million ($0.08 per share, basic and diluted) for the fourth quarter of 2014, matched to non-GAAP net loss of $15.8 million ($0.11 per share, basic and diluted) for the fourth quarter of 2013. On Friday shares of BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc. (NASDAQ:BMRN) closed at $107.07. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 13.10% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 25.00%.
On 23 February 2015, 21st Century Fox Inc. (NASDAQ:FOXA) has reportedly been looking into a purchase of Discovery Communications Inc. that would create a single, unified $100 billion entertainment conglomerate, according to the Australian Financial Review. However, a report from Reuters refuted those reports, saying a Fox Australia spokesman had called the rumors “completely baseless.” Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOXA) in last trading activity moved up 0.52% to close at $35.00. Company weekly performance is -0.85% while its quarterly performance stands at -4.27%. Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOXA) is -10.87% away from its 52 week high.
On 20 February 2015, IPG Photonics Corporation (NASDAQ:IPGP) said 2014 went just as it planned, with new sales efforts yielding a 19 percent rise in revenues and a 29 percent increase in earnings. The industrial lasers firm, which took home a Prism Award last week, reported net income of $200.4 million, compared to $155.8 million in 2013. Revenues were $796.8 million, compared to $648.0 million in 2013. On last trading day IPG Photonics Corporation (NASDAQ:IPGP) decreased -2.56% to close at $95.90. Its volatility for the week is 2.86% while volatility for the month is 3.22%. IPGP’s sales growth for past 5 years was 32.90% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 99.50%. IPG Photonics Corporation (NASDAQ:IPGP) monthly performance is 29.91%.
TheStreet downgraded shares of AirMedia Group Inc. (NASDAQ:AMCN) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note released on Wednesday morning. AirMedia Group Inc. (NASDAQ:AMCN) has 7.63% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 26.20%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $2.14.
It was reported on 24 February 2015, that Both Eastman Kodak Co. (NYSE:KODK) and Xerox Corp. this week rolled out their latest in digital inkjet printing presses. Kodak is billing its Prosper 1000 Plus as the world’s fastest black-and-white inkjet press, printing at speeds of up to 4,300 pages per minute. The company is particularly aiming the Prosper 1000 Plus at the book publishing market. On last trading day Eastman Kodak Co. (NYSE:KODK) decreased -1.57% to close at $18.86. Its volatility for the week is 2.21% while volatility for the month is 3.25%. KODK’s sales growth for past 5 years was -24.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 85.00%. Eastman Kodak Co. (NYSE:KODK) monthly performance is 5.19%.