Notable Stocks in Focus: Ambev S.A. (NYSE:ABEV), Oceaneering International (NYSE:OII), Sasol (NYSE:SSL), Altisource Portfolio Solutions S.A. (NASDAQ:ASPS), ICF International (NASDAQ:ICFI)

Ambev SA (ADR) (NYSE:ABEV) is a beverage name that operates through subsidiaries and deals in soft drinks, food and alcohol among others. The company’s presence in multiple consumer sectors puts it in a good position to benefit from the increase in consumer spending because of the improvement in disposable income. Ambev SA (ADR) (NYSE:ABEV) has a business agreement with beverage and snacks giant, PepsiCo Inc (NYSE:PEP). Under the agreement, Ambev SA bottles, sells and distributes PepsiCo products in markets such as Peru, Argentina and Brazil. On Friday shares of Ambev S.A. (NYSE:ABEV) closed at $6.53. Company’s EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 8.64%.

On Jan 13, oilfield services provider Oceaneering International Inc. (NYSE:OII) announced that it has entered into a charter agreement with Shell Offshore Inc., for the vessel – Ocean Alliance. Shell Offshore Inc. is a unit of Royal Dutch Shell plc (RDS.A). Oceaneering International, Inc. (NYSE:OII) in last trading activity moved up 6.05% to close at $53.99. Company weekly performance is -2.90% while its quarterly performance stands at -13.93%. Oceaneering International, Inc. (NYSE:OII) is -31.17% away from its 52 week high.

Sasol Limited (NYSE:SSL) announced the completion of a US$4 billion credit facility for its ethane cracker and derivatives at its existing site in Lake Charles, Louisiana. A syndicate of 18 international banks and other financial institutions are lenders for the credit facility. On last trading day Sasol Ltd. (NYSE:SSL) moved up 5.25% to close at $33.90. Its volatility for the week is 2.22% while volatility for the month is 2.14%. SSL’s sales growth for past 5 years was 8.00% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 16.80%. Sasol Ltd. (NYSE:SSL) monthly performance is 0.24%.

Altisource Portfolio Solutions (NASDAQ:ASPS) was upgraded by Zacks from an “underperform” rating to an “outperform” rating in a research report issued on Tuesday, 30 December 2014. Altisource Portfolio Solutions S.A. (NASDAQ:ASPS) has 0.10% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 91.10%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $27.66.

ICF International, Inc. (NASDAQ:ICFI) is a holding company. ICFI provides management, technology, and policy consulting and implementation services to government and commercial. On last trading day ICF International Inc. (NASDAQ:ICFI) moved up 0.49% to close at $39.00. Its volatility for the week is 2.05% while volatility for the month is 2.31%. ICFI’s sales growth for past 5 years was 6.40% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 0.70%. ICF International Inc. (NASDAQ:ICFI) monthly performance is -2.45%.

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