Stay on: ICICI Bank (NYSE:IBN), IAMGOLD Corp. (NYSE:IAG), Portola Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:PTLA), EMC Corporation (NYSE:EMC), UIL Holdings Corporation (NYSE:UIL)

ICICI Bank Ltd. (NYSE:IBN) has invited online applications for its Probationary Officer training programme. There will be two batches that will start undergoing the training at the ICICI Manipal Academy for Banking and Insurance (IMA) in the first week of November 2015 and in February 2016. On Thursday shares of ICICI Bank Ltd. (NYSE:IBN) closed at $11.12. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 6.40% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 22.00%.

IAMGOLD Corp (NYSE:IAG) was upgraded by investment analysts at HSBC from a “neutral” rating to an “overweight” rating in a note issued to investors on 23 February 2015. IAMGOLD Corp. (NYSE:IAG) in last trading activity increased 1.29% to close at $2.36. Company weekly performance is 2.16% while its quarterly performance stands at 3.96%. IAMGOLD Corp. (NYSE:IAG) is -45.75% away from its 52 week high.

Portola Pharmaceuticals (Nasdaq:PTLA) announced that andexanet alfa, a U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)-designated breakthrough therapy, has been granted orphan drug designation by the FDA’s Office of Orphan Products Development for reversing the anticoagulant effect of direct or indirect Factor Xa inhibitors in patients experiencing a serious uncontrolled bleeding event or who require urgent or emergent surgery. Currently, there is no approved antidote for these patients. On last trading day Portola Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:PTLA) advanced 0.23% to close at $38.64. Its volatility for the week is 5.47% while volatility for the month is 5.29%. Portola Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:PTLA) monthly performance is 30.01%.

Hopkinton-based EMC Corporation (NYSE:EMC) has filed site plans with the town to build a 1.95-megawatt solar array off Farm Street. In its site plan application, EMC calls the project a “large-scale ground-mounted” solar array. On average, one megawatt of solar energy can power about 164 homes, according to the Solar Energy Industries Association. On last trading day EMC Corporation (NYSE:EMC) decreased -0.31% to close at $28.82. Its volatility for the week is 1.82% while volatility for the month is 2.31%. EMC’s sales growth for past 5 years was 11.70% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 20.00%. EMC Corporation (NYSE:EMC) monthly performance is 5.14%.

Spain’s leading electricity and natural gas company, Iberdrola, will buy the northeastern U.S. utility UIL Holdings Corporation (NYSE:UIL) in a deal valued at about $3 billion, the companies said Thursday. The combined company will serve 3.1 million electric and natural gas customers in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts and New York. On last trading day UIL Holdings Corporation (NYSE:UIL) advanced 23.01% to close at $52.07. Its volatility for the week is 2.51% while volatility for the month is 2.64%. UIL’s sales growth for past 5 years was 11.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 2.90%. UIL Holdings Corporation (NYSE:UIL) monthly performance is 9.99%.

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