Today’s Stocks: INSYS Therapeutics (NASDAQ:INSY), NorthStar Realty Finance Corp. (NYSE:NRF), Advent Software (NASDAQ:ADVS), Demandware (NYSE:DWRE), Acorn Energy (NASDAQ:ACFN)

On Thursday shares of INSYS Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:INSY) closed at $58.83. Company’s EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 28.00%. On May 7, INSYS Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:INSY) announced its financial results for the three-month period ended March 31, 2015. Total net revenue increased to $70.8 million versus $41.6 million for the first quarter of 2014; Revenues from Subsys® (fentanyl sublingual spray) were $70.5 million, up 74% compared with first quarter 2014 sales of $40.7 million; and net income of $8.0 million, or $0.23 per basic and $0.21 per diluted share, compared to net income of $7.7 million, or $0.23 per basic and $0.21 per diluted share, for the first quarter of 2014;

NorthStar Realty Finance Corp. (NYSE:NRF) in last trading activity fell -2.14% to close at $18.32. Company weekly performance is -1.98% while its quarterly performance stands at 1.04%. NorthStar Realty Finance Corp. (NYSE:NRF) is -5.15% away from its 52 week high. NorthStar Realty Finance Corp. (NYSE:NRF) begin trading ex-dividend on May 14, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.4 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 22, 2015.

On last trading day Advent Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADVS) fell -0.11% to close at $43.51. Its volatility for the week is 0.44% while volatility for the month is 0.48%. ADVS’s sales growth for past 5 years was 8.90% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 19.20%. Advent Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADVS) monthly performance is -0.09%. On May 07 Advent Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADVS), announced its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015. GAAP Results for Continuing Operations The Company reported quarterly revenue of $103.3 million for the first quarter of 2015, compared to $96.8 million in the first quarter of 2014, a 7% increase.

Demandware, Inc. (NYSE:DWRE) has 10.00% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 99.30%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $63.28. Demandware®, Inc. (NYSE:DWRE), announced that the Company’s Executive Officer, Tom Ebling, presented at Jefferies 2015 TMT Conference, Wednesday, May 13th at 3:30 p.m. ET, in Miami, FL .

On last trading day Acorn Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:ACFN) advanced 5.64% to close at $0.41. Its volatility for the week is 9.03% while volatility for the month is 10.22%. ACFN’s sales growth for past 5 years was 16.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 10.02%. Acorn Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:ACFN) monthly performance is 3.00%. On May 11, Acorn Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:ACFN) announced that John A. Moore, President and CEO of Acorn Energy, will host an investor call on Monday, May 18, 2015 at 11am EDT to discuss its first quarter 2015 results as well as company developments and plans for 2015.

Active Stocks to Watch: Puma Biotechnology (NYSE:PBYI), Merck & Co. Inc. (NYSE:MRK), Heritage-Crystal Clean, Inc (NASDAQ:HCCI), Advent Software (NASDAQ:ADVS)

On Monday shares of Puma Biotechnology, Inc. (NYSE:PBYI) closed at $200.98. Puma Biotechnology, Inc. (NYSE:PBYI), announced financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015. Based on accounting principles generally accepted in the United States (GAAP), Puma reported a net loss applicable to common stock of $52.5 million, or $1.66 per share, for the first quarter of 2015, compared to a net loss of $19.8 million, or $0.67 per share, for the first quarter of 2014.

Merck & Co. Inc. (NYSE:MRK) in last trading activity decreased -1.22% to close at $60.00. Company weekly performance is -1.06% while its quarterly performance stands at 3.70%. Merck & Co. Inc. (NYSE:MRK) is -4.93% away from its 52 week high. Merck & Co. (NYSE:MRK)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reissued by stock analysts at Bank of America in a report issued on May 04. They currently have a $65.00 price objective on the stock.

On last trading day Heritage-Crystal Clean, Inc (NASDAQ:HCCI) advanced 1.91% to close at $12.83. Its volatility for the week is 5.38% while volatility for the month is 4.14%. HCCI’s sales growth for past 5 years was 28.10% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -33.50%. Heritage-Crystal Clean, Inc (NASDAQ:HCCI) monthly performance is -4.82%. Heritage-Crystal Clean (NASDAQ:HCCI) saw its loss narrow to $0.94 million, or $0.04 a share for the quarter ended Mar. 28, 2015. In the previous year period, the company reported a loss of $1.66 million, or $0.09 a share.

Advent Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADVS) has 0.80% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 84.40%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $43.62. Advent Software Inc. (NASDAQ:ADVS) on May 07, reported first-quarter profit of $5 million. The San Francisco-based company said it had profit of 9 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, came to 34 cents per share.

Investors Are Watching: Altera Corp. (NASDAQ:ALTR), American Realty Capital Properties (NASDAQ:ARCP), Advent Software (NASDAQ:ADVS), Itau Unibanco (NYSE:ITUB), QEP Midstream Partners (NYSE:QEPM)

On Tuesday shares of Altera Corp. (NASDAQ:ALTR) closed at $42.91. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 10.10% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 10.57%. On 24 March, Altera Corp. (NASDAQ:ALTR)) and strategic IP partner Eutecus announce the availability of the ReCo-Pro Multi-Channel High-Definition (HD) Video Analytics platform based on Eutecus’ MVE™ video and fusion analytics technology and Altera’s Cyclone® V SoC and Enpirion® PowerSoC devices.

American Realty Capital Properties, Inc. (NASDAQ:ARCP) in last trading activity decreased -0.10% to close at $9.85. Company weekly performance is -1.10% while its quarterly performance stands at 16.16%. American Realty Capital Properties, Inc. (NASDAQ:ARCP) is -25.87% away from its 52 week high. On 30 March, American Realty Capital Properties, Inc. (NASDAQ:ARCP) said that its revenue more than doubled in the fourth quarter due to an increase in assets and last year’s acquisition of Cole Capital Advisors.

On last trading day Advent Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADVS) remains unchanged to close at $44.11. Its volatility for the week is 0.20% while volatility for the month is 0.22%. ADVS’s sales growth for past 5 years was 8.90% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 19.20%. Advent Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADVS) monthly performance is 0.05%. On 24 March, Advent Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADVS) announced that its Geneva(R) global portfolio management product was named “Best Trading Product” at the HFMWeek US Technology Awards 2015.

Itau Unibanco Holding SA (ADR) (NYSE:ITUB) in last trading activity moved up 2.60% to close at $11.06. Company weekly performance is -1.95% while its quarterly performance stands at -12.22%. Itau Unibanco Holding SA (ADR) (NYSE:ITUB) is -38.47% away from its 52 week high. Itau Unibanco Holding SA (ADR) (NYSE:ITUB) announced a cash dividend, payment of $0.004684 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 14, 2015. Shareholders who purchased ITUB prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -11.94% decrease from the prior month.

On last trading day QEP Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:QEPM) decreased -1.38% to close at $15.68. Its volatility for the week is 4.01% while volatility for the month is 3.81%. QEP Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:QEPM) monthly performance is -3.15%. Zacks upgraded shares of QEP Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:QEPM) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research note released on Monday morning.

Market Movers: Corning Inc. (NYSE:GLW), Genetic Technologies Limited (NASDAQ:GENE), BP p.l.c. (NYSE:BP), j2 Global (NASDAQ:JCOM), Advent Software (NASDAQ:ADVS)

On 5 February, Corning Incorporated (NYSE:GLW) announced the introduction of Corning® FLORA(TM) 600/3 substrates, a next-generation ceramic product designed to reduce vehicle emissions at engine start. Honda Motor Company will equip select model year 2016 vehicles with the new technology to improve cold-start emissions performance. On Thursday shares of Corning Inc. (NYSE:GLW) closed at $24.86. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 12.50% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 10.85%.

Genetic Technologies Limited (NASDAQ:GENE) in last trading activity increased 36.44% to close at $6.14. Company weekly performance is 64.17% while its quarterly performance stands at 214.87%. Genetic Technologies Limited (NASDAQ:GENE) is -49.05% away from its 52 week high.

Energy giant BP Plc (NYSE:BP) has cut jobs at its Kwinana oil refinery in Perth by 20 percent, the AAP reported on Thursday. Of the 800 positions at the refinery, about 70 BP staff and 90 contractor roles have been cut. On last trading day BP p.l.c. (NYSE:BP) increased 2.45% to close at $41.34. Its volatility for the week is 1.69% while volatility for the month is 2.09%. BP’s sales growth for past 5 years was 8.10% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -25.20%. BP p.l.c. (NYSE:BP) monthly performance is 16.65%.

J2 Global (NASDAQ: JCOM) reported Q4 EPS of $0.98, $0.08 better than the analyst estimate of $0.90. Revenue for the quarter came in at $113 million versus the consensus estimate of $159.82 million. J2 Global sees FY2015 EPS of $3.73-$3.97, versus the consensus of $3.71.j2 Global, Inc. (NASDAQ:JCOM) has 1.30% insider ownership. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $59.54.

On 9 February, Securities lawyers at Dunnam & Dunnam were investigating the board of Advent Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADVS) in connection with a buyout for only $44.25 per share. Concerned ADVS investors are encouraged to contact attorney Hamilton Lindley. On last trading day Advent Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADVS) increased 0.30% to close at $43.98. Its volatility for the week is 0.76% while volatility for the month is 3.18%. ADVS’s sales growth for past 5 years was 8.90% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 19.20%. Advent Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADVS) monthly performance is 35.66%.

Stocks on the move: GoPro (NASDAQ:GPRO), Cellular Biomedicine Group Inc. (NASDAQ:CBMG), Hanwha Solarone Co Ltd (NASDAQ:HSOL), Advent Software (NASDAQ:ADVS), RigNet(NASDAQ:RNET)

On 5 February, GoPro, Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRO) reported a profit for the quarter of $122.3 million, or 83 cents a share, up from $43.7 million, or 33 cents a share, a year earlier. Excluding one-time items, earnings improved to 99 cents a share. On Friday shares of GoPro, Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRO) closed at $47.12. Company’s EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 35.30%.

On 4 February, Cellular Biomedicine Group Inc. (NASDAQ:CBMG) announced that an interview with Dr. William (Wei) Cao, Chief Executive Officer for the Company, conducted by Stock News Now (SNN Incorporated) at last month’s J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference in San Francisco, is now available online. Cellular Biomedicine Group Inc. (NASDAQ:CBMG) in last trading activity advanced 12.77% to close at $21.11. Company weekly performance is 24.32% while its quarterly performance stands at 33.44%. Cellular Biomedicine Group Inc. (NASDAQ:CBMG) is -45.86% away from its 52 week high.

On 6 February, Hanwha Solarone Co Ltd (NASDAQ:HSOL) announced it has acquired 100% of the outstanding share capital of Hanwha Q CELLS Investment Co., Ltd (“Q CELLS”) from Hanwha Solar Holdings Co., Ltd. (“HSH”) in an all-stock transaction. Hanwha Solarone Co Ltd (NASDAQ:HSOL) has 1.29% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 7.70%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $1.10.

Raymond James upgraded shares of Advent Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADVS) from an underperform rating to a market perform rating in a research note released on Tuesday morning. Advent Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADVS) has 0.80% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 85.50%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $44.30.

On 3 February, RigNet, Inc. (NASDAQ:RNET) announced that Greg Burns has joined the Company in the position of vice president, human resources. In this role, Burns will oversee the Company’s global human resources efforts that include building, maintaining and engaging the industry’s best employee base. On last trading day RigNet, Inc. (NASDAQ:RNET) fell -1.24% to close at $36.49. Its volatility for the week is 6.54% while volatility for the month is 5.17%. RNET’s sales growth for past 5 years was 19.70% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 26.00%. RigNet, Inc. (NASDAQ:RNET) monthly performance is 1.62%.

Hot Runners: Advent Software (NASDAQ:ADVS), Whiting Petroleum Corp. (NYSE:WLL), Texas Roadhouse (NASDAQ:TXRH), Macquarie Infrastructure Company LLC (NYSE:MIC), BioLife Solutions (NASDAQ:BLFS)

Former Attorney General of Louisiana Charles C. Foti, Jr., Esq. and the law firm of Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC (“KSF”) are investigating the proposed sale of Advent Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADVS) to SS&C Technologies Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: SSNC). Under the terms of the proposed transaction, shareholders of Advent will receive only $44.25 in cash for each share of Advent common stock that they own. KSF is seeking to determine whether this consideration and the process that led to it are adequate, or whether the consideration undervalues the Company. On Tuesday shares of Advent Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADVS) closed at $43.93. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 10.00% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 7.30%.

Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:WLL) will release its fourth quarter 2014 financial and operating results on Wednesday, February 25, 2015 after the market closes. Whiting Petroleum Corp. (NYSE:WLL) in last trading activity moved up 12.72% to close at $37.23. Company weekly performance is 20.99% while its quarterly performance stands at -39.21%. Whiting Petroleum Corp. (NYSE:WLL) is -59.93% away from its 52 week high.

Texas Roadhouse, Inc. (NASDAQ:TXRH) announced that it will release fourth quarter 2014 financial results on Monday, February 23, 2015 after the market close. On last trading day Texas Roadhouse, Inc. (NASDAQ:TXRH) moved up 1.08% to close at $33.70. Its volatility for the week is 3.04% while volatility for the month is 2.86%. TXRH’s sales growth for past 5 years was 10.10% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 16.80%. Texas Roadhouse, Inc. (NASDAQ:TXRH) monthly performance is 0.60%.

Macquarie Infrastructure Company(NYSE:MIC) announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Bayonne Energy Center (BEC) from an affiliate of ArcLight Capital Partners LLC for approximately $210 million in cash plus the assumption of approximately $510 million of debt maturing in 2021 (subject to customary working capital and other closing adjustments) resulting in a total enterprise value of $720 million. Macquarie Infrastructure Company LLC (NYSE:MIC) has 5.20% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 87.50%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $73.15.

Zacks reiterated their outperform rating on shares of BioLife Solutions (NASDAQ:BLFS) in a research note released on Monday morning. They currently have a $8.50 target price on the stock. On last trading day BioLife Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLFS) moved up 1.12% to close at $1.80. Its volatility for the week is 5.95% while volatility for the month is 9.73%. BLFS’s sales growth for past 5 years was 46.90% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 17.00%. BioLife Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLFS) monthly performance is 9.76%.

Big Movers in Focus: Advent Software (NASDAQ:ADVS), Huntington Bancshares (NASDAQ:HBAN), Xylem Inc. (NYSE:XYL), Inovio Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:INO), Global Brass and Copper (NYSE:BRSS)

On 2 February, Advent Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADVS) announced its financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended December 31, 2014. The Company reported quarterly revenue of $100.7 million for the fourth quarter of 2014, compared to $97.6 million in the fourth quarter of 2013, a 3% increase. Revenue for the year ended December 31, 2014 was $396.8 million, compared to $383.0 million recorded in 2013, a 4% increase. On Tuesday shares of Advent Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADVS) closed at $43.93. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 10.00% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 7.30%.

Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (NASDAQ:HBAN) announced that the board of directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend on its 8.50% Series A Non-Cumulative Perpetual Convertible Preferred Stock HBAN of $21.25 per share. The dividend is payable April 15, 2015 to shareholders of record on April 1, 2015. Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (NASDAQ:HBAN) in last trading activity advanced 0.97% to close at $10.37. Company weekly performance is 3.39% while its quarterly performance stands at 5.28%. Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (NASDAQ:HBAN) is -3.45% away from its 52 week high.

Xylem Inc. (NYSE:XYL) said that it is scheduled to report fourth-quarter and full year 2014 results before the opening bell on Feb 5, 2015. On last trading day Xylem Inc. (NYSE:XYL) advanced 1.87% to close at $35.39. Its volatility for the week is 2.36% while volatility for the month is 2.19%. XYL’s sales growth for past 5 years was 3.10% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 0.30%. Xylem Inc. (NYSE:XYL) monthly performance is -7.06%.

Inovio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:INO) announced that President and CEO, Dr. J. Joseph Kim, will present a corporate overview at the 22nd Annual EmeraldGroundhog Day Investment Forum on Thursday, February 5th at 2:45 PM ET. On Tuesday shares of Inovio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:INO) closed at $8.29. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 45.10%.

Morgan Stanley cut shares of Global Brass and Copper Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:BRSS) from an overweight rating to an equal weight rating in a research note issued to investors on Thursday. On last trading day Global Brass and Copper Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:BRSS) advanced 3.63% to close at $13.71. Its volatility for the week is 3.33% while volatility for the month is 3.42%. BRSS’s sales growth for past 5 years was -2.60% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 16.50%. Global Brass and Copper Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:BRSS) monthly performance is 4.50%.

Pre-market Movers: Staples (NASDAQ:SPLS), Advent Software (NASDAQ:ADVS), Office Depot, Stratasys (NASDAQ:SSYS), Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB)

Staples, Inc. (NASDAQ:SPLS) and Office Depot Inc. are in advanced talks to combine, according to people familiar with the matter, in what would be a major step toward consolidating the retail market for pens, paper and other office supplies. On Monday shares of Staples, Inc. (NASDAQ:SPLS) closed at $17.14. Company’s EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as -3.34%.

SS&C Technologies is buying Advent Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADVS) for $2.29 billion in a combination of providers of software for financial services companies. The deal helps broaden SS&C’s geographic reach and adds a stable revenue base from Advent, the companies said Monday. They also expect it to cut costs, saving about $45 million annually three years after the deal is complete. The sale is expected to close during the second quarter, pending approval by regulators and Advent stockholders. Advent Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADVS) in last trading activity moved down -1.10% to close at $41.39. Company weekly performance is 10.73% while its quarterly performance stands at 22.42%. Advent Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADVS) is -3.41% away from its 52 week high.

On Jan. 29, Capgemini, announced that it has been selected by Office Depot, Inc. (NASDAQ:ODP), to drive critical technology migration and finance and accounting services resulting from the merger. On last trading day Office Depot, Inc. (NASDAQ:ODP) increased 0.39% to close at $7.63. Its volatility for the week is 3.91% while volatility for the month is 4.17%. ODP’s sales growth for past 5 years was -5.00% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 44.30%. Office Depot, Inc. (NASDAQ:ODP) monthly performance is -10.97%.

Stratasys Ltd. (NASDAQ:SSYS) announced preliminary fiscal 2014 results as well as full-year 2015 guidance, as it enters a new phase of increased investment in its business. The Company expects to report fiscal year 2014 revenue in the range of $748 to $750 million, and non-GAAP net income in the range of $102 to $105 million, or $1.97 to $2.03 per diluted share. Stratasys Ltd. (NASDAQ:SSYS) has 22.46% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 79.30%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $80.08.

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) on Friday updated its privacy policy to include additional provisions that give the social network even more power over the user data it can collect for commercial purposes, The Register reports. On last trading day Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) moved down -1.21% to close at $74.99. Its volatility for the week is 3.07% while volatility for the month is 2.43%. FB’s sales growth for past 5 years was 74.20% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 78.90%. Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) monthly performance is -3.88%.

Tech Sector Bulls: Freescale Semiconductor, (NYSE:FSL), Transgenomic Inc. (NASDAQ:TBIO), USA Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:USAT), Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:EA), Advent Software (NASDAQ:ADVS)

Freescale Semiconductor Ltd. (NYSE:FSL) reported fourth quarter adjusted EPS of $0.42, which exceeded the consensus estimate of $0.33.On Wednesday shares of Freescale Semiconductor, Ltd. (NYSE:FSL) closed at $31.16. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -4.30% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 15.00%.

Transgenomic, Inc. (NASDAQ: TBIO), on 14 January announced that the commercial launch of its Multiplexed ICE COLD-PCRTM (MX-ICP) product line is scheduled in the first quarter of 2015. MX-ICP is an ultra-high sensitivity DNA amplification technology that allows the simultaneous detection of multiple mutations in multiple genes from either tumor or liquid samples, such as blood or urine, on all platforms. Transgenomic Inc. (NASDAQ:TBIO) in last trading activity advanced 12.86% to close at $3.51. Company weekly performance is 65.57% while its quarterly performance stands at 2.03%. Transgenomic Inc. (NASDAQ:TBIO) is -45.92% away from its 52 week high.

USA Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:USAT), announced a nationwide rollout of new acceptance points for Apple Pay, a new category of service that transforms mobile payments with an easy, secure and private way to pay. On last trading day USA Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:USAT) advanced 11.76% to close at $2.09. Its volatility for the week is 6.70% while volatility for the month is 5.67%. USAT’s sales growth for past 5 years was 28.70% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 23.10%. USA Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:USAT) monthly performance is 22.94%.

Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:EA) reported Profit totaled $1.22 a share, excluding items, in the quarter ended Dec. 31, Redwood City, California-based Electronic Arts said Tuesday in a statement. Analysts were forecasting 93 cents, the average of estimates. Adjusted sales of $1.43 billion beat forecasts of $1.29 billion. Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:EA) has 0.40% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 99.90%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $54.61.

Advent Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADVS), announced that it will release its financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2014 on Monday, February 2, 2015 after the market closes. On last trading day Advent Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADVS) advanced 9.84% to close at $41.63. Its volatility for the week is 5.14% while volatility for the month is 4.17%. ADVS’s sales growth for past 5 years was 10.00% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 11.70%. Advent Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADVS) monthly performance is 32.37%.

Stocks to Watch: Micron Technology (NASDAQ:MU), Vale S.A. (NYSE:VALE), Sino-Global Shipping America, (NASDAQ:SINO), Advent Software (NASDAQ:ADVS), Teck Resources (NYSE:TCK)

Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU) would be launching its 3D NAND chip in the first six months of this year, which should see terrific demand, as per reported by Mohr. The firm is at the front position of the 3D NAND flash memory chip, which is a greater product over the 2D NAND chip. On Monday shares of Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU) closed at $31.02. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 27.80% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 15.00%.

Rio de Janeiro-based Vale S.A. (NYSE:VALE) forecast that production will climb to 340 million tons in 2015, including third-party purchases. In December, Brazil reported the highest monthly shipments since at least April 2005. Vale S.A. (NYSE:VALE) in last trading activity moved down -4.84% to close at $7.47. Company weekly performance is -11.18% while its quarterly performance stands at -31.02%. Vale S.A. (NYSE:VALE) is -50.10% away from its 52 week high.

Sino-Global Shipping America, Ltd. (NASDAQ:SINO) announced that it has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (the “MOU”), by and between the Company and Rong Yao International Shipping Limited, a Hong Kong corporation (the “Vessel Seller”) pursuant to which the Company has agreed to acquire a small oil/chemical tanker (the “Vessel”) from the Vessel Seller. On last trading day Sino-Global Shipping America, Ltd. (NASDAQ:SINO) advanced 8.39% to close at $1.68. Its volatility for the week is 10.49% while volatility for the month is 7.38%. SINO’s sales growth for past 5 years was -8.70% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 21.10%. Sino-Global Shipping America, Ltd. (NASDAQ:SINO) monthly performance is 4.35%.

Advent Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADVS), announced on 21 January 2015 that it will release its financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2014 on Monday, February 2, 2015 after the market closes. Advent Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADVS) has 0.80% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 85.50%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $37.38.

National Bank Financial upgraded shares of Teck Resources (NYSE:TCK) to a sector perform rating in a report issued on Friday, 16 January 2015. On last trading day Teck Resources Ltd (USA) (NYSE:TCK) advanced 2.08% to close at $12.73. Its volatility for the week is 4.24% while volatility for the month is 4.22%. TCK’s sales growth for past 5 years was 7.10% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 5.30%. Teck Resources Ltd (USA) (NYSE:TCK) monthly performance is -4.86%.