Stocks in Focus: MasTec (NYSE:MTZ), J C Penney Company Inc (NYSE:JCP), Cerus Corporation (NASDAQ:CERS), The Buckle (NYSE:BKE), RigNet (NASDAQ:RNET)

On Tuesday shares of MasTec, Inc. (NYSE:MTZ) closed at $16.19. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 25.70% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 4.10%. MasTec, Inc. (NYSE:MTZ) announced preliminary first quarter 2015 financial results. First quarter revenue increased 4.0% to $1.0 billion from $964 millionin the prior year, driven by increases in the Power Generation and Industrial segment, the Electrical Transmission segment and the Communications segment, partially offset by the expected decrease in the Oil and Gassegment.

J C Penney Company Inc (NYSE:JCP) in last trading activity increased 1.49% to close at $8.88. Company weekly performance is 8.96% while its quarterly performance stands at 10.31%. J C Penney Company Inc (NYSE:JCP) is -21.42% away from its 52 week high. J.C. Penney Company Inc (NYSE:JCP) is starting this pivotal year on an emotional high note. For the first time in five years, 1,000 store managers from across the nation were called to Dallas to collect some healing, recognition and inspiration for the tough times ahead.

On last trading day Cerus Corporation (NASDAQ:CERS) remains unchanged to close at $4.77. Its volatility for the week is 5.56% while volatility for the month is 5.76%. CERS’s sales growth for past 5 years was 15.10% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 5.50%. Cerus Corporation (NASDAQ:CERS) monthly performance is 18.36%. Cerus Corporation (NASDAQ: CERS) on 5 May, announced financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015. Revenue for the first quarter of 2015 was $7.7 million, reflecting an increase in INTERCEPT disposable kit demand of 17% and a 2% decrease in reported revenue from the first quarter of 2014.

The Buckle, Inc. (NYSE:BKE) has 1.50% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 59.70%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $44.63. Buckle, Inc. (NYSE:BKE) on 7 May, announced a 3.8 percent decline in April comparable store sales, while net sales decreased 1.7 percent to $74.3 million from $75.6 million in the prior year. For the thirteen-week period, comparable store sales decreased 2.2 percent. Net sales for period was down 0.1 percent at $271.3 million, compared to $271.7 million a year ago.

On last trading day RigNet, Inc. (NASDAQ:RNET) increased 4.38% to close at $37.76. Its volatility for the week is 6.40% while volatility for the month is 5.45%. RNET’s sales growth for past 5 years was 32.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 17.20%. RigNet, Inc. (NASDAQ:RNET) monthly performance is 16.17%. RigNet Inc. (NASDAQ:RNET) on Monday reported a first-quarter loss of $942,000, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier. On a per-share basis, the Houston-based company said it had a loss of 6 cents. Earnings, adjusted for restructuring costs, were 18 cents per share. The results missed Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 26 cents per share.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *