Stock Highlights: Agenus Inc. (NASDAQ:AGEN), Opko Health (NYSE:OPK), LTC Properties Inc. (NYSE:LTC), Altisource Portfolio Solutions S.A. (NASDAQ:ASPS), Napco Security Technologies (NASDAQ:NSSC)

On Friday shares of Agenus Inc. (NASDAQ:AGEN) closed at $7.12. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 16.20%. Agenus Inc. (NASDAQ:AGEN), announced that final results from a large-scale Phase 3 study of GlaxoSmithKline’s (GSK) malaria vaccine candidate, RTS,S, were published in The Lancet. The study demonstrated a statistically significant reduction against malaria in children who received RTS,S followed by a booster shot of the vaccine at 18 months. RTS,S incorporates QS-21 Stimulon®, Agenus’ adjuvant designed to increase the immune response to antigens in vaccines.

Opko Health, Inc. (NYSE:OPK) in last trading activity moved up 1.16% to close at $14.83. Company weekly performance is 3.85% while its quarterly performance stands at 36.81%. Opko Health, Inc. (NYSE:OPK) is -2.63% away from its 52 week high. On April 21, Opko Health, Inc. (NYSE:OPK) announced the online publication of a study entitled “Predicting High-Grade Cancer at Ten-Core Prostate Biopsy Using Four Kallikrein Markers Measured in Blood in the ProtecT Study” in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute. The study shows that the four kallikrein panel of biomarkers utilized in the OPKO 4Kscore® Test (Total PSA, Free PSA, Intact PSA and hK2) accurately identifies risk for aggressive prostate cancer prior to prostate biopsy.

On last trading day LTC Properties Inc. (NYSE:LTC) moved up 0.82% to close at $44.51. Its volatility for the week is 1.29% while volatility for the month is 1.43%. LTC’s sales growth for past 5 years was 11.60% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 8.20%. LTC Properties Inc. (NYSE:LTC) monthly performance is -0.11%. MLV & Co. set a $47.00 price target on LTC Properties (NYSE:LTC) in a research report sent to investors on Monday morning. The firm currently has a buy rating on the stock.

Altisource Portfolio Solutions S.A. (NASDAQ:ASPS) has 0.20% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 79.30%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $23.24. On April 23, Altisource Portfolio Solutions S.A. (NASDAQ:ASPS) reported financial results for the first quarter 2015. Service revenue of $207.8 million, a 1% decrease; and Net income attributable to Altisource of $3.7 million, a 91% decrease.

On last trading day Napco Security Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:NSSC) moved up 0.36% to close at $5.50. Its volatility for the week is 3.21% while volatility for the month is 3.63%. NSSC’s sales growth for past 5 years was 1.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 17.70%. Napco Security Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:NSSC) monthly performance is -0.18%.

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