Stocks in Focus: Can-Fite BioPharma (NYSEMKT:CANF), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM), Yelp Inc. (NYSE:YELP), Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT), Diversicare Healthcare Services (NASDAQ:DVCR)

On Friday shares of Can-Fite BioPharma Ltd. (NYSEMKT:CANF) closed at $2.60. Can-Fite BioPharma Ltd. (NYSEMKT:CANF) announced on 27 April, favorable data from further analysis of its Phase II/III double-blind, placebo-controlled study designed to test the efficacy of CF101 in patients with moderate-to-severe plaque psoriasis.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) in last trading activity increased 0.55% to close at $63.61. Company weekly performance is 1.61% while its quarterly performance stands at 17.75%. JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) is -1.35% away from its 52 week high. JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) announced on April 30, its efforts to provide relief to the victims of the recent devastation in Nepal. JPMorgan is reported to donate up to $1 million in funds to help organizations in the country provide first aid services, water purification and conducting search and rescue operations.

On last trading day Yelp Inc. (NYSE:YELP) increased 0.94% to close at $39.76. Its volatility for the week is 4.17% while volatility for the month is 3.21%. YELP’s sales growth for past 5 years was 71.00% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 65.10%. Yelp Inc. (NYSE:YELP) monthly performance is -12.62%. Yelp Inc. (YELP) reported its first quarter financial numbers on April 29 after the market close. Much to the dismay of investors, the company suffered a loss of $0.02 a share, or $1.3 million loss. For the same period last year, Yelp reported a loss of $0.04 a share or $2.6 million.

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has 3.00% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 73.00%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $48.65. Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT)’s vice president Joe Belfiore said in a conference that, “all the new devices that are coming with 10 will hace a new browser logo and will surely be replacing internet explorer for sure”. Microsoft edge is the new browser that will be coming in the new devices, the name edge suits it because the idea of edge of consuming and creating refers to it.

On last trading day Diversicare Healthcare Services Inc. (NASDAQ:DVCR) increased 4.09% to close at $16.78. Its volatility for the week is 6.09% while volatility for the month is 5.27%. DVCR’s sales growth for past 5 years was 4.40% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -5.10%. Diversicare Healthcare Services Inc. (NASDAQ:DVCR) monthly performance is 21.51%. Diversicare Healthcare Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:DVCR) announced that it is scheduled to report financial results for its first quarter ended March 31, 2015, on Thursday, May 7, 2015, after the market closes. Diversicare will also hold a conference call at 9:00 a.m. ET, 8:00 a.m. CT, on Friday, May 8, 2015.

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