Active Stocks: AOL Inc. (NYSE:AOL), Anacor Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:ANAC), LivePerson Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN), Almost Family Inc. (NASDAQ:AFAM)

On Friday shares of AOL Inc. (NYSE:AOL) closed at $50.64. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -4.90% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 6.90%. Announced May 13 that AOL Inc. (NYSE:AOL) will shed a portion of its Dulles campus as it plans to sell itself to telecommunications giant Verizon Communications for $4.4 billion. The transactions could accelerate the company’s diminishing presence in Northern Virginia, where it was once one of Loudoun County’s largest employers.

Anacor Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANAC) in last trading activity decreased -2.67% to close at $62.37. Company weekly performance is 1.58% while its quarterly performance stands at 53.02%. Anacor Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANAC) is -9.48% away from its 52 week high. Anacor Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANAC) announced that Paul Berns, the company’s Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, provided a company overview at Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2015 Healthcare Conference on Wednesday May 13, 2015 at 5:00 p.m. PT in Las Vegas, Nevada.

LivePerson Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN) has 8.50% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 69.30%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $8.75. On May 11, LivePerson Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN) reported first quarter adjusted EPS of $0.04 after the close Monday, down from $0.05 last year. Analysts were expecting EPS of $0.04. Revenues came in at $59.8 million, which fell short of the consensus estimate of $60.79 million. The stock is now down 1.71 on 19K shares.

On last trading day Almost Family Inc. (NASDAQ:AFAM) increased 2.46% to close at $38.81. Its volatility for the week is 4.11% while volatility for the month is 5.22%. AFAM’s sales growth for past 5 years was 10.90% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -12.50%. Almost Family Inc. (NASDAQ:AFAM) monthly performance is -11.47%. Almost Family, Inc. (NASDAQ:AFAM), announced that Steve Guenthner, President and Principal Financial Officer presented at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2015 Health Care Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada, on May 14, 2015.

Today’s Stocks: Alcoa Inc. (NYSE:AA), Cheetah Mobile Inc. (NYSE:CMCM), AOL Inc. (NYSE:AOL), Imprimis Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:IMMY), ARM Holdings plc (NASDAQ:ARMH)

On Friday shares of Alcoa Inc. (NYSE:AA) closed at $13.54. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 5.30% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 11.38%. On May 11, 2015, Alcoa Inc. (NYSE:AA) announced that its majority-owned subsidiary, Alcoa of Australia Limited (AofA), will permanently close the Anglesea coal mine and power station on August 31, 2015. The Anglesea power station previously supplied approximately 40 percent of the power needs for the Point Henry smelter, which AofA closed in August 2014. The decision to permanently close the Anglesea coal mine and power station was based on the following factors: the sale process did not result in a sale; and there would be imminent operating costs and financial constraints related to this site in the remainder of 2015 and beyond, including significant costs to source coal from available resources, necessary maintenance costs, and a depressed outlook for forward electricity prices.

Cheetah Mobile Inc. (NYSE:CMCM) in last trading activity moved up 5.82% to close at $30.53. Company weekly performance is 35.15% while its quarterly performance stands at 51.14%. Cheetah Mobile Inc. (NYSE:CMCM) is -0.78% away from its 52 week high. Cheetah Mobile Inc. (NYSE:CMCM) announced that it plans to release its first quarter 2015 financial results on Tuesday, May 19, 2015 before market opens. The Company will hold a conference call on Tuesday, May 19, 2015 at 8:00 am Eastern Time or 8:00 pm Beijing Time to discuss the financial results.

AOL Inc. (NYSE:AOL) in last trading activity fell -0.22% to close at $50.64. Company weekly performance is 16.63% while its quarterly performance stands at 21.21%. AOL Inc. (NYSE:AOL) is -0.35% away from its 52 week high. On May 12, it was reported that, AOL Inc. (NYSE:AOL) will shed a portion of its Dulles campus as it plans to sell itself to telecommunications giant Verizon Communications for $4.4 billion. The transactions could accelerate the company’s diminishing presence in Northern Virginia, where it was once one of Loudoun County’s largest employers.

Imprimis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:IMMY) has 12.90% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 11.20%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $8.07. On May 13, it was reported that, Imprimis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:IMMY) has entered into a loan agreement with IMMY Funding LLC, an affiliate of Life Sciences Alternative Funding LLC (LSAF), a leading provider of debt capital to fund growth for commercial-stage life sciences companies. The agreement provides Imprimis with up to $15 million of available borrowing capacity.

On last trading day ARM Holdings plc (NASDAQ:ARMH) fell -1.52% to close at $51.80. Its volatility for the week is 1.73% while volatility for the month is 1.81%. ARMH’s sales growth for past 5 years was 21.10% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 42.10%. ARM Holdings plc (NASDAQ:ARMH) monthly performance is 1.72%. RBC Capital reiterated their outperform rating on shares of ARM Holdings plc (NASDAQ:ARMH) in a research note released on Friday morning. They currently have a GBX 1,330 ($20.54) target price on the stock.

Investors Watch List: VIKING THERAPEUTICS (NASDAQ:VKTX), FMSA Holdings Inc (NYSE:FMSA), AOL Inc. (NYSE:AOL), ARM Holdings plc (NASDAQ:ARMH), Two Harbors Investment (NYSE:TWO)

On Tuesday shares of VIKING THERAPEUTICS, INC. (NASDAQ:VKTX) closed at $9.00. On May 5, Viking Therapeutics, Inc (NASDAQ:VKTX) announced the closing of its initial public offering of an aggregate of 3,000,000 shares of its common stock at an initial offering price to the public of $8.00 per share. The gross proceeds to Viking from the offering were $24 million, before deducting underwriting discounts, commissions and other offering expenses. Viking’s common stock is listed on the NASDAQ Capital Market under the trading symbol “VKTX.”

FMSA Holdings Inc (NYSE:FMSA) in last trading activity increased 14.32% to close at $9.10. Company weekly performance is 12.76% while its quarterly performance stands at 53.98%. FMSA Holdings Inc (NYSE:FMSA) is -46.41% away from its 52 week high. FMSA Holdings Inc. (NYSE:FMSA) on Tuesday reported first-quarter earnings of $30.8 million. The Chesterland, Ohio-based company said it had profit of 18 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, came to 19 cents per share.

On last trading day AOL Inc. (NYSE:AOL) increased 18.62% to close at $50.52. Its volatility for the week is 3.37% while volatility for the month is 2.66%. AOL’s sales growth for past 5 years was -4.90% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -8.70%. AOL Inc. (NYSE:AOL) monthly performance is 29.60%. Verizon announced that it intends to purchase AOL Inc. (NYSE:AOL) for $4.4 billion. Verizon seems to believe that this deal should strengthen its OTT (Over the Top) strategy and help it diversify away from being only a wireless provider.

On Tuesday shares of ARM Holdings plc (NASDAQ:ARMH) closed at $52.44. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 21.10% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 18.40%. BNP Paribas restated their outperform rating on shares of ARM Holdings plc (NASDAQ:ARMH) in a report issued on Thursday.

On last trading day Two Harbors Investment Corp. (NYSE:TWO) increased 0.38% to close at $10.49. Its volatility for the week is 1.12% while volatility for the month is 0.92%. TWO’s sales growth for past 5 years was 188.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 26.00%. Two Harbors Investment Corp. (NYSE:TWO) monthly performance is -1.41%. On May 6, Two Harbors Investment Corp. (NYSE:TWO) announced its financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2015. The company reported GAAP Net Income of $94.8 million, or $0.26 per weighted average common share outstanding, for the quarter ended March 31, 2015, as compared to GAAP Net Loss of $37.0 million, or $0.10 per weighted average common share outstanding, for the quarter ended December 31, 2014.

Trader’s Watch List: Alcoa Inc. (NYSE:AA), AOL Inc. (NYSE:AOL), TAL International Group (NYSE:TAL), Dot Hill Systems Corp. (NASDAQ:HILL), Pope Resources (NASDAQ:POPE)

On Tuesday shares of Alcoa Inc. (NYSE:AA) closed at $13.82. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 5.30% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 11.38%. Alcoa Inc. (NYSE:AA) has filed a lawsuit alleging Universal Alloy Corp. misappropriated the aluminum-maker’s trade secrets in order to gain more business from The Boeing Co. In a complaint filed April 30 in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia, Alcoa (NYSE: AA) said the Canton, Ga.-based company hired away key former and current employees that worked in developing the company’s Stretch Form Process “in order to siphon away hundreds of millions of dollars of Alcoa’s sales of aluminum aerospace extrusion parts” to Boeing.

AOL Inc. (NYSE:AOL) in last trading activity fell -2.47% to close at $39.81. Company weekly performance is -0.40% while its quarterly performance stands at -11.08%. AOL Inc. (NYSE:AOL) is -20.16% away from its 52 week high. On April 28, AOL Inc. (NYSE:AOL) and NBCUniversal announced an expansive content distribution and development agreement of both exclusive and non-exclusive content. The announcement was made at AOL’s Digital Content NewFronts event at The World Trade Center, in front of more than 800 senior-level brand, agency and partner clients.

On last trading day TAL International Group, Inc. (NYSE:TAL) moved up 1.16% to close at $37.53. Its volatility for the week is 4.80% while volatility for the month is 2.38%. TAL’s sales growth for past 5 years was 13.00% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 9.90%. TAL International Group, Inc. (NYSE:TAL) monthly performance is -9.52%. TAL International Group Inc (NYSE:TAL) was downgraded by research analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. from an “overweight” rating to a “neutral” rating in a report released on Friday,TheFlyOnTheWall.com reports. They currently have a $37.00 price objective on the stock, down from their previous price objective of $43.00.

Dot Hill Systems Corp. (NASDAQ:HILL) has 2.00% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 53.20%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $6.61. Dot Hill Systems Corp. (NASDAQ:HILL) announced the appointment of Ernest Sampias as a member of the Board of Directors. Mr. Sampias was appointed as a Class I director and will serve until the 2016 annual meeting of shareholders when he will be eligible for re-election.

On last trading day Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) fell -2.36% to close at $32.64. Its volatility for the week is 1.65% while volatility for the month is 1.80%. INTC’s sales growth for past 5 years was 9.70% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 24.60%. Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) monthly performance is 5.15%. Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC)has just launched its new line of Haswell-EX Xeon CPUs, which include up to 36 threads (with the 18-core model), with up to 45MB of L3 cache, depending on the model. The flagship Xeon E7-8890 V4 processor has 18 cores (36 threads), 45MB of L3 cache (LLC) and clock speeds that float between 2.5GHz and 3.3GHz in AVX workloads, and between 2.1GHz and 3.3GHz normally. This Haswell-EX powered Xeon CPU has a massive 165W TDP, packing some 5.6 billion transistors.

Market Movers: AOL Inc. (NYSE:AOL), Vanda Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:VNDA), ARM Holdings plc (NASDAQ:ARMH), Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC), EnerJex Resources (NYSEMKT:ENRJ)

On Wednesday shares of AOL Inc. (NYSE:AOL) closed at $40.51. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -4.90% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 6.45%. AOL Inc. (NYSE:AOL) and NBCUniversal announced an expansive content distribution and development agreement of both exclusive and non-exclusive content. The announcement was made at AOL’s Digital Content NewFronts event at The World Trade Center, in front of more than 800 senior-level brand, agency and partner clients.

Vanda Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:VNDA) in last trading activity decreased -1.05% to close at $9.40. Company weekly performance is -5.91% while its quarterly performance stands at -18.05%. Vanda Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:VNDA) is -43.03% away from its 52 week high. On April 24, Vanda Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:VNDA) announced the European Medicines Agency’s (EMA) Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) has adopted a positive opinion recommending approval of HETLIOZ (tasimelteon) for the treatment of Non-24-Hour Sleep-Wake Disorder in totally blind adults in the European Union.

ARM Holdings plc (NASDAQ:ARMH) in last trading activity fell -2.31% to close at $52.49. Company weekly performance is -2.92% while its quarterly performance stands at 11.15%. ARM Holdings plc (NASDAQ:ARMH) is -4.25% away from its 52 week high. ARM Holdings plc (NASDAQ:ARMH)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reissued by Numis Securities Ltd in a research note issued on Monday.

On last trading day Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) fell -0.41% to close at $32.88. Its volatility for the week is 1.70% while volatility for the month is 1.90%. INTC’s sales growth for past 5 years was 9.70% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 24.60%. Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) monthly performance is 4.53%. Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) is reorganizing operations responsible for helping move the company into new products, a move expected to change the role of a prominent executive who led the chip maker’s push into wearable devices.
The Silicon Valley giant has established what it calls the new technology group, which combines a number of research and product-development efforts into a single organization, an Intel spokeswoman said.

On last trading day EnerJex Resources, Inc. (NYSEMKT:ENRJ) decreased -1.73% to close at $1.70. Its volatility for the week is 9.20% while volatility for the month is 13.16%. ENRJ’s sales growth for past 5 years was 23.90% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 15.20%. EnerJex Resources, Inc. (NYSEMKT:ENRJ) monthly performance is 15.65%. EnerJex Resources, Inc. (NYSEMKT:ENRJ), announced that it has declared a monthly cash dividend on its non-convertible 10.0% Series A Cumulative Redeemable Perpetual Preferred Stock (“Series A Preferred Stock”). The dividend is for the month of April 2015 and is payable on April 30, 2015 to holders.

Traders Are Watching: AOL Inc. (NYSE:AOL), Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited (NYSE:TEVA), Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE:OSK), BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT), Nanometrics Incorporated (NASDAQ:NANO)

On Tuesday shares of AOL Inc. (NYSE:AOL) closed at $39.97. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -4.90% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 6.45%. AOL Inc. (NYSE:AOL) and NBCUniversal announced an expansive content distribution and development agreement of both exclusive and non-exclusive content. Beginning this summer, NBCUniversal video clips and segments from select entertainment and news programming will be available to stream on AOL On (on.aol.com), the AOL On mobile app, and across 16 major over-the-top platforms which the AOL On app is available.

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited (NYSE:TEVA) in last trading activity decreased -0.54% to close at $61.30. Company weekly performance is -4.46% while its quarterly performance stands at 4.42%. Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited (NYSE:TEVA) is -10.84% away from its 52 week high. Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., (NYSE:TEVA) announced the launch of the generic equivalent to Abilify® (aripiprazole) Tablets, 2 mg, 5 mg, 10 mg, 15 mg, 20 mg, and 30 mg, in the United States. Aripiprazole tablets, an atypical antipsychotic medication, are approved for the treatment of schizophrenia and for the acute treatment of manic and mixed episodes associated with bipolar I disorder.

Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE:OSK) in last trading activity advanced 5.81% to close at $51.52. Company weekly performance is 7.04% while its quarterly performance stands at 16.02%. Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE:OSK) is -10.22% away from its 52 week high. Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE: OSK) reported fiscal 2015 second quarter net income of $54.6 million, or $0.69 per diluted share, compared to $71.5 million, or $0.83 per diluted share, in the second quarter of fiscal 2014. Results for the second quarter of fiscal 2015 included after-tax costs of $9.3 million incurred in connection with the refinancing of the Company’s senior notes due 2020.

BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) has 0.40% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 63.00%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $37.96. The board of directors of BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) declared a quarterly common stock dividend increase of $0.03 to $0.27 per share payable June 1, 2015, to shareholders of record at the close of business May 15, 2015. The increase is consistent with BB&T’s capital plan the Federal Reserve did not object to on March 11, 2015.

On last trading day Nanometrics Incorporated (NASDAQ:NANO) advanced 3.88% to close at $15.78. Its volatility for the week is 3.37% while volatility for the month is 2.92%. NANO’s sales growth for past 5 years was 16.80% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -8.40%. Nanometrics Incorporated (NASDAQ:NANO) monthly performance is -8.20%.
Nanometrics Incorporated (NASDAQ:NANO), announced financial results for its first quarter ended March 28, 2015. Revenue grew 27% from Q4 2014 and non-GAAP gross margin improved 2.3 percentage points; strong revenue ramp and improved operating efficiencies resulted in over 50% flow-through to operating income and return to profitability exceeding the high end of guidance.

Eye Catching Stocks: Lime Energy Co. (NASDAQ:LIME), Regions Financial Corporation (NYSE:RF), American Apparel (NYSEMKT:APP), Ceragon Networks (NASDAQ:CRNT), AOL Inc. (NYSE:AOL)

On Friday shares of Lime Energy Co. (NASDAQ:LIME) closed at $3.56. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -1.20%. Lime Energy Co. (Nasdaq:LIME), announced that it will file its 2014 fourth quarter and year-end financial statements after the market close on Tuesday, March 31st. The same day Lime Energy will hold a conference call at 4:30 ET to discuss these results.

Regions Financial Corporation (NYSE:RF) in last trading activity fell -0.86% to close at $9.23. Company weekly performance is -4.25% while its quarterly performance stands at -13.01%. Regions Financial Corporation (NYSE:RF) is -16.54% away from its 52 week high. Regions Financial Corporation (NYSE:RF) is scheduled to release its first quarter 2015 financial results on Tuesday, April 21, 2015. Executives from the company will review Regions’ first quarter results via teleconference and live audio webcast beginning at 11 a.m. ET.

On last trading day American Apparel, Inc. (NYSEMKT:APP) moved up 0.01% to close at $0.72. Its volatility for the week is 7.64% while volatility for the month is 6.31%. APP’s sales growth for past 5 years was 3.10% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -46.70%. American Apparel, Inc. (NYSEMKT:APP) monthly performance is -16.57%. The founder and former chief executive of American Apparel Inc, (NYSEMKT:APP) Dov Charney, plans to file a lawsuit claiming $40-million in damages for breaches of his employment contract, and more lawsuits are planned, his attorney said on Friday.

Ceragon Networks Ltd. (NASDAQ:CRNT) has 24.46% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 14.60%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $1.17. Ceragon Networks Ltd. (NASDAQ:CRNT) is working on a $4 million project to expand the wireless backhaul capabilities of a tier one African mobile network operator in which Ceragon will provide its IP-20 platform for long-haul data transport; the deployment will support hybrid 3G for now and 4G in the future.

On Friday shares of AOL Inc. (NYSE:AOL) closed at $39.44. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -4.90% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 9.53%. Zacks reaffirmed their hold rating on shares of AOL Inc (NYSE:AOL) in a report issued on Sunday.

Today’s Watch List: Flex Pharma (NASDAQ:FLKS), ANI Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:ANIP), AOL Inc. (NYSE:AOL), Constellium N.V (NYSE:CSTM), Karyopharm Therapeutics (NASDAQ:KPTI)

On March 9, Flex Pharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:FLKS) announced that Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Christoph Westphal M.D. Ph.D. has established a pre-arranged personal stock purchasing plan to acquire shares of the Company’s stock. The purchasing plan is intended to comply with Rule 10b5-1 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 as amended which enables securities holders to adopt pre-arranged stock purchasing plans for the acquisition of shares on a non-discretionary basis. On Monday shares of Flex Pharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:FLKS) closed at $21.63.

On March 5, ANI Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANIP) announced that it has acquired the approved abbreviated new drug application (“ANDA”) for Flecainide Acetate tablets USP 50mg, 100mg and 150mg, previously marketed by Teva Pharmaceuticals. According to IMS Health, the overall market for this product was approximately $39 million in 2014. ANI Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANIP) in last trading activity advanced 4.34% to close at $62.95. Company weekly performance is -2.01% while its quarterly performance stands at 21.17%. ANI Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANIP) is -12.30% away from its 52 week high.

On March 5, AOL Inc. (NYSE:AOL) Canada declared that the release of the newest international initiative from MAKERS, the global storytelling platform and leading collection of women’s stories assembled online. MAKERS Canada (makers.com/Canada) will emphasize and celebrate trailblazing Canadian women and provide a diverse and unique voice in market as the first female-focused platform of its kind in the country. On Monday shares of AOL Inc. (NYSE:AOL) closed at $38.85. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -4.90% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 9.53%.

On March 12, Constellium N.V. (NYSE:CSTM) reported fourth-quarter net loss attributable to owners of the company of 17 million euros or 0.17 euro per share, compared to net income of 32 million euros or 0.30 euro per share a year ago. Constellium N.V (NYSE:CSTM) institutional ownership stands at 89.70%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $20.07.

MLV & Co restated their buy rating on shares of Karyopharm Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:KPTI) in a report issued on Monday. They currently have a $54.00 target price on the stock. On last trading day Karyopharm Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:KPTI) advanced 12.39% to close at $31.56. Its volatility for the week is 8.45% while volatility for the month is 5.52%. Karyopharm Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:KPTI) monthly performance is 15.82%.

Top Morning News: AOL Inc. (NYSE:AOL), The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW), Alcoa Inc. (NYSE:AA), Aerie Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:AERI), Mindray Medical International (NYSE:MR)

AOL Inc. (NYSE:AOL)’s Chairman and CEO Tim Armstrong participated in the Deutsche Bank Media, Internet and Telecom Conference on Mar. 10, 2015, at The Breakers in Palm Beach, Florida. Armstrong’s presentation began at approximately 10:05 AM Eastern Time (ET). On Thursday shares of AOL Inc. (NYSE:AOL) closed at $39.50. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -4.90% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 9.53%.

Coastal Automotive LLC said Tuesday it signed a licensing agreement with the automotive division of The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW) for automotive foam technology. Coastal will manufacture Dow’s sound mitigation polymer foam technology and supply it to its automotive customers, the company said in a press release. The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW) in last trading activity increased 1.45% to close at $47.46. Company weekly performance is -2.92% while its quarterly performance stands at -0.59%. The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW) is -12.26% away from its 52 week high.

Alcoa Inc. (NYSE:AA) has announced the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire RTI International Metals, Inc., a global supplier of titanium and specialty metal products and services for the commercial aerospace, defense, energy and medical device markets. Alcoa will purchase RTI in a stock-for-stock transaction with an enterprise value of $1.5 billion. Alcoa Inc. (NYSE:AA) in last trading activity moved up 1.55% to close at $13.80. Company weekly performance is -4.03% while its quarterly performance stands at -13.80%. Alcoa Inc. (NYSE:AA) is -22.12% away from its 52 week high.

On March 2, Aerie Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:AERI) reported a net loss of $48.1 million, or $2 per share, for the full-year 2014, according to a press release. For the fourth quarter 2014, there was a net loss of $16.5 million, or $0.69 per share, compared with a net loss of $10.3 million, or $0.62 per share, for the fourth quarter 2013. Aerie Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:AERI) has 2.70% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 95.30%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $28.94.

Mindray Medical International Limited (NYSE:MR) had its price objective decreased by JMP Securities from $23.00 to $22.00 in a research report released on Wednesday morning. JMP Securities currently has a market underperform rating on the stock. On last trading day Mindray Medical International Limited (NYSE:MR) increased 1.89% to close at $28.03. Its volatility for the week is 3.93% while volatility for the month is 3.41%. MR’s sales growth for past 5 years was 17.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 14.30%. Mindray Medical International Limited (NYSE:MR) monthly performance is 2.26%.

Stocks Gaining Momentum: Celladon Corporation (NASDAQ:CLDN), AOL Inc. (NYSE:AOL), Lakes Entertainment Inc. (NASDAQ:LACO), Alcoa Inc. (NYSE:AA), Talisman Energy Inc. (NYSE:TLM)

Investment analysts at Roth Capital assumed coverage on shares of Celladon Corp (NASDAQ:CLDN) in a note issued to investors on Thursday. The firm set a “buy” rating and a $70.00 price target on the stock. Roth Capital’s price target would indicate a potential upside of 226.19% from the stock’s previous close. On Wednesday shares of Celladon Corporation (NASDAQ:CLDN) closed at $25.99.

On March 5, AOL Inc. (NYSE:AOL) Canada declared that the release of the newest international initiative from MAKERS, the global storytelling platform and leading collection of women’s stories assembled online. MAKERS Canada (makers.com/Canada) will emphasize and celebrate trailblazing Canadian women and provide a diverse and unique voice in market as the first female-focused platform of its kind in the country On Wednesday shares of AOL Inc. (NYSE:AOL) closed at $39.76. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -4.90% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 9.53%.

Lakes Entertainment, Inc. (NASDAQ:LACO) announced it will host a conference call and webcast to discuss the Company’s fourth quarter and full year 2014 financial results on Thursday, March 12, 2015, at 1:00 p.m. Central Time (2:00 p.m. Eastern). The Company will issue financial results prior to the call. On last trading day Lakes Entertainment Inc. (NASDAQ:LACO) remains unchanged to close at $8.66. Its volatility for the week is 1.97% while volatility for the month is 1.33%. LACO’s sales growth for past 5 years was 9.80% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 17.40%. Lakes Entertainment Inc. (NASDAQ:LACO) monthly performance is 5.61%.

Alcoa Inc. (NYSE:AA) has announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire RTI International Metals Inc., Pittsburgh, a global supplier of titanium and specialty metal products and services for the commercial aerospace, defense, energy and medical device markets. Alcoa says it will purchase RTI in a stock-for-stock transaction with a value of $1.5 billion. Alcoa Inc. (NYSE:AA) in last trading activity advanced 0.67% to close at $13.59. Company weekly performance is -6.85% while its quarterly performance stands at -16.42%. Alcoa Inc. (NYSE:AA) is -23.30% away from its 52 week high.

On March 5, it was reported that, Talisman Energy Inc. (NYSE:TLM) filed with Canadian securities authorities: Audited Consolidated Financial Statements for the year ended December 31, 2014, with related Management’s Discussion and Analysis; and, Annual Information Form for the year ended December 31, 2014. In addition, Talisman filed its Form 40-F with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission for the year ended December 31, 2014. On last trading day Talisman Energy Inc. (NYSE:TLM) advanced 0.65% to close at $7.75. Its volatility for the week is 0.65% while volatility for the month is 0.88%. TLM’s sales growth for past 5 years was -12.10% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -19.30%. Talisman Energy Inc. (NYSE:TLM) monthly performance is 2.51%.