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On Monday shares of Vanda Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:VNDA) closed at $9.88. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 62.00% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 15.70%. Vanda Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: VNDA) announced that Mihael H. Polymeropoulos, M.D., Vanda’s President and CEO, will deliver a corporate presentation at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2015 Health Care Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada on Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at 2:20 p.m. Pacific Time.

Ariad Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:ARIA) in last trading activity moved down -0.22% to close at $9.09. Company weekly performance is -1.62% while its quarterly performance stands at 32.70%. Ariad Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:ARIA) is -10.70% away from its 52 week high. Ariad Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:ARIA) on May 07, 2015, announced financial results for the first quarter of 2015, including revenue from sales of Iclusig® (ponatinib). Net product revenues from sales of Iclusig were $23.9 million for the quarter ended March 31, 2015, an increase of 12% versus the fourth quarter of 2014.

On last trading day China Housing and Land Development, Inc. (NASDAQ:CHLN) moved down -11.74% to close at $2.33. Its volatility for the week is 8.12% while volatility for the month is 13.08%. CHLN’s sales growth for past 5 years was 9.90% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -57.60%. China Housing and Land Development, Inc. (NASDAQ:CHLN) monthly performance is -4.90%. China Housing & Land Development, Inc. (NASDAQ: CHLN) announced that the Company will report its first quarter 2015 financial results after the market closes on Thursday, May 14, 2015.

Yingli Green Energy Holding Co. Ltd. (NYSE:YGE) in last trading activity moved up 1.18% to close at $1.72. Company weekly performance is -7.53% while its quarterly performance stands at -18.10%. Yingli Green Energy Holding Co. Ltd. (NYSE:YGE) is -57.43% away from its 52 week high. Yingli Green Energy Holding Co. Ltd. (NYSE:YGE) announced that Pakistan’s Parliament House in Islamabad will be powered by 1 megawatt (MW) of high-efficiency multicrystalline Yingli Solar panels.

On last trading day ICICI Bank Ltd. (NYSE:IBN) advanced 0.56% to close at $10.78. Its volatility for the week is 2.36% while volatility for the month is 1.97%. IBN’s sales growth for past 5 years was 12.80% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 21.40%. ICICI Bank Ltd. (NYSE:IBN) monthly performance is 2.67%. ICICI Bank Ltd. (NYSE:IBN)’s non-executive chairman KV Kamath has appointed as the first President of the New Development Bank of BRICS nations.

Stocks in News: Contango Oil & Gas Company (NYSEMKT:MCF), Tantech Holdings Ltd (NASDAQ:TANH), ImmunoCellular Therapeutics, (NYSEMKT:IMUCN),evsun Resources (NYSEMKT:NSU), Ariad Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:ARIA)

On Friday shares of Contango Oil & Gas Company (NYSEMKT:MCF) closed at $20.88. Contango Oil & Gas Company (NYSE MKT: MCF) announced it expects to issue its first quarter 2015 earnings press release, including an operational update, before the market opens on Monday, May 11, 2015. In conjunction with the release, Contango will conduct a conference call to discuss the contents of that release on Monday, May 11, 2015 at 9:30am Central Daylight Time.

Tantech Holdings Ltd (NASDAQ:TANH) in last trading activity fell -1.82% to close at $12.41. Tantech Holdings Ltd (NASDAQ:TANH) is -22.00% away from its 52 week high.

On last trading day ImmunoCellular Therapeutics, Ltd. (NYSEMKT:IMUC) increased 1.09% to close at $0.46. Its volatility for the week is 3.95% while volatility for the month is 6.27%. ImmunoCellular Therapeutics, Ltd. (NYSEMKT:IMUC) monthly performance is 4.80%. On May 5, ImmunoCellular Therapeutics, Ltd. (NYSE MKT: IMUC) announced that Andrew Gengos, President and Chief Executive Officer, will present live at VirtualInvestorConferences.com on May 7, 2015. This will be a live, interactive online event where investors are invited to ask the company questions in real-time – both in the presentation hall as well as the association’s “virtual trade booth.” If attendees are not able to join the event live on the day of the conference, an on-demand archive will be available for 90 days.

On last trading day Nevsun Resources Ltd. (NYSEMKT:NSU) fell -0.49% to close at $4.03. Its volatility for the week is 3.40% while volatility for the month is 3.55%.Nevsun Resources Ltd. (NYSEMKT:NSU) monthly performance is 20.66%. On May 7, Shares of Nevsun Resources (TSE:NSU) have earned an average rating of “Hold” from the six analysts that are covering the stock. Four research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average 1-year price target among analysts that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is C$5.95.

On Friday shares of Ariad Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:ARIA) closed at $9.11. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 66.20% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 41.40%. ARIAD Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ARIA) reported financial results for the first quarter of 2015, including revenue from sales of Iclusig® (ponatinib). The Company also provided an update on corporate developments. Net product revenues from sales of Iclusig were $23.9 million for the quarter ended March 31, 2015, an increase of 12% versus the fourth quarter of 2014.

Fast Moving Stocks: Ohr Pharmaceutical (NASDAQ:OHRP), Ariad Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:ARIA), Yingli Green Energy Holding Co. (NYSE:YGE), Renren Inc. (NYSE:RENN), Cyan (NYSE:CYNI)

On Tuesday shares of Ohr Pharmaceutical, Inc. (NASDAQ:OHRP) closed at $2.82. Ohr Pharmaceutical, Inc. (NASDAQ:OHRP) announced the details of two podium presentations at the forthcoming Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) Conference, that will take place at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver, CO, May 3 – 7.

Ariad Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:ARIA) shares moved down -2.71% in last trading session and ended the day at $8.99. ARIA Gross Margin is 95.10% and its return on assets is -33.80%. Ariad Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:ARIA) quarterly performance is 39.38%. On 29 April, Ariad Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:ARIA) said Chief Executive Harvey Berger would retire as part of a deal to settle a proxy battle with its largest shareholder Sarissa Capital Management.

On last trading day Yingli Green Energy Holding Co. Ltd. (NYSE:YGE) moved down -2.69% to close at $1.81. Its volatility for the week is 2.83% while volatility for the month is 4.22%. YGE’s sales growth for past 5 years was 12.20% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -14.30%. Yingli Green Energy Holding Co. Ltd. (NYSE:YGE) monthly performance is -2.69%. Equities researchers at Wolfe Research started coverage on shares of Yingli Green Energy Holding Co. Ltd. (NYSE:YGE) in a research report issued on Thursday. The firm set an “underperform” rating on the stock.

Renren Inc. (NYSE:RENN) has 7.91% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 3.20%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $2.91. On 29 April, Renren Inc. (NYSE:RENN) announced the results of its previously announced Dutch auction tender offer to purchase for cash up to $50 million in value of its American Depositary Shares (the “ADSs”), each representing three Class A ordinary shares of the Company, par value $0.001 per share, at a purchase price not greater than $2.75 per ADS nor less than $2.40 per ADS.

On last trading day Cyan, Inc. (NYSE:CYNI) moved down -1.95% to close at $4.53. Its volatility for the week is 4.34% while volatility for the month is 3.30%. Cyan, Inc. (NYSE:CYNI) monthly performance is 6.84%. Cyan, Inc. (NYSE:CYNI) announced that it has added a number of new partners to Blue Orbit, its ecosystem of partners focused on delivering applications and infrastructure platforms for real-world multi-vendor SDN and NFV deployments.

Stocks in Focus: Altisource Portfolio Solutions (NASDAQ:ASPS), CME Group Inc. (NASDAQ:CME), Green Dot Corporation (NYSE:GDOT), Ariad Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:ARIA), Wipro (NYSE:WIT)

On Monday shares of Altisource Portfolio Solutions S.A. (NASDAQ:ASPS) closed at $30.25. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 39.70% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 20.00%. Altisource Portfolio Solutions S.A. (NASDAQ:ASPS) on 23 April, reported financial results for the first quarter 2015. Service revenue of $207.8 million, a 1% decrease. Net income attributable to Altisource of $3.7 million, a 91% decrease. Adjusted net income attributable to Altisource(1) of $11.8 million, a 76% decrease. Diluted earnings per share of $0.18, an 89% decrease.

On Monday shares of CME Group Inc. (NASDAQ:CME) closed at $90.82. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 3.60% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 12.38%. CME Group Inc. (NASDAQ:CME) said its volume averaged 11.45 million contracts per day for the month of April 2015, down 6 percent year-over-year. Total volume for April 2015 also declined 2 percent to 252 million contracts, of which 87 percent was traded electronically, and options volume averaged 2.3 million contracts per day, down 1 percent from last year.

On last trading day Green Dot Corporation (NYSE:GDOT) advanced 0.61% to close at $16.44. Its volatility for the week is 2.20% while volatility for the month is 2.07%. GDOT’s sales growth for past 5 years was 39.80% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 25.40%. Green Dot Corporation (NYSE:GDOT) monthly performance is 0.61%. Green Dot Corporation (NYSE:GDOT) on 23 April, announced the issuance of U.S. Patent No. 8,989,778, a patent that is directed to secure and private location sharing for location-aware mobile communication devices.

On Monday shares of Ariad Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:ARIA) closed at $9.24. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 66.20% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 41.40%. Ariad Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:ARIA) chief executive Harvey J. Berger said on 29 April, that he would step down from the company he founded, under pressure from a Connecticut hedge fund that was seeking better performance.

On last trading day Wipro Ltd. (NYSE:WIT) advanced 0.95% to close at $11.70. Its volatility for the week is 1.89% while volatility for the month is 2.16%. WIT’s sales growth for past 5 years was 11.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 12.90%. Wipro Ltd. (NYSE:WIT) monthly performance is -10.96%. Zacks upgraded shares of Wipro Limited (NYSE:WIT) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research note issued to investors on Monday.

Hot Stock List: Eastman Chemical Co. (NYSE:EMN), Public Storage (NYSE:PSA), Ariad Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:ARIA), Compass Diversified (NYSE:CODI), Caesars Acquisition (NASDAQ:CACQ), Stemline Therapeutics (NASDAQ:STML)

On Thursday shares of Eastman Chemical Co. (NYSE:EMN) closed at $76.22. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 16.70% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 8.04%. Eastman Chemical Co. (NYSE:EMN) reported net income for the first quarter of $171 million or $1.14 per share, compared to $233 million or $1.52 per share for the year-ago quarter.

Public Storage (NYSE:PSA) in last trading activity moved down -0.35% to close at $187.91. Company weekly performance is -2.66% while its quarterly performance stands at -7.27%. Public Storage (NYSE:PSA) is -8.50% away from its 52 week high. Public Storage (NYSE:PSA) on Thursday reported a key measure of profitability in its first quarter. The results did not meet Wall Street expectations. The real estate investment trust, based in Glendale, California, said it had funds from operations of $331.1 million, or $1.91 per share, in the period.

Ariad Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:ARIA) in last trading activity decreased -6.07% to close at $8.67. Company weekly performance is -9.88% while its quarterly performance stands at 34.63%. Ariad Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:ARIA) is -12.34% away from its 52 week high. Ariad Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:ARIA) Chief Executive Officer Harvey Berger will retire this year in a settlement with activist hedge fund Sarissa Capital, capping months of agitation against the cancer drug maker.

On last trading day Compass Diversified Holdings (NYSE:CODI) decreased -0.35% to close at $17.22. Its volatility for the week is 1.16% while volatility for the month is 1.24%. CODI’s sales growth for past 5 years was 14.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 251.90%. Compass Diversified Holdings (NYSE:CODI) monthly performance is 2.82%. Compass Diversified Holdings (NYSE:CODI) announced that Alan Offenberg, Chief Executive Officer, and Ryan J. Faulkingham, Chief Financial Officer, are scheduled to present at the Houlihan Lokey 10th Annual Global Industrials Conference in New York, NY on Wednesday, May 6, 2015 at 2:45 p.m. ET.

On last trading day Stemline Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:STML) decreased -6.72% to close at $13.89. Its volatility for the week is 7.51% while volatility for the month is 4.86%. STML’s EPS growth for past 5 years was -16.90%. Stemline Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:STML) monthly performance is -4.01%.HC Wainright started coverage on shares of Stemline Therapeutics (NASDAQ:STML) in a research report sent to investors on Monday morning, TheFlyOnTheWall.com reports. The firm issued a buy rating and a $38.00 price target on the stock.

Investors Are Watching: Ariad Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:ARIA), Halcon Resources Corporation (NYSE:HK), Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA), ANN INC. (NYSE:ANN), Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK)

On Thursday shares of Ariad Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:ARIA) closed at $8.67. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 66.20% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 41.40%. ARIAD Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARIA) announced that it has reached an agreement to settle its current proxy contest with Sarissa Capital Management. In addition, ARIAD’s founder, Harvey J. Berger, M.D., has informed the Board of Directors of his decision to retire as chairman and chief executive officer (CEO) upon appointment of his successor or December 31, 2015, whichever is earlier. The Board has formed a CEO search committee chaired by Alex Denner of Sarissa Capital, which will work expeditiously to find a successor CEO.

Halcon Resources Corporation (NYSE:HK) in last trading activity moved down -1.97% to close at $1.49. Company weekly performance is -7.45% while its quarterly performance stands at 2.76%. Halcon Resources Corporation (NYSE:HK) is -80.13% away from its 52 week high. Halcon Resources Corp. (NYSE:HK) sold $700 million of bonds on 21 April, that pay junk yields while pledging assets to back the debt. The Houston firm joins explorers Energy XXI Ltd. and Goodrich Petroleum Corp. in leading almost $10 billion of second-lien bond offerings in the U.S. this year, a record pace for issuance of such securities.

Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) in last trading activity fell -0.99% to close at $57.76. Company weekly performance is -2.48% while its quarterly performance stands at 7.70%. Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) is -5.08% away from its 52 week high. Comcast Corp. said on 28 April, that it is offering free phone calls from the US to Nepal in the aftermath of the magnitude-7.8 earthquake that has killed more than 4,400 people and affected more than 8 million people.

ANN INC. (NYSE:ANN) has 2.10% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 92.40%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $37.86. On 25 April, ANN INC. (NYSE:ANN) has partnered with ‘Give Back Box’, a social enterprise organisation dedicated to facilitating charitable donations and sustainability. Through the partnership, Ann gives clients the opportunity to donate gently worn clothing and accessories shipped in any box for free.

On last trading day Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK) moved down -3.67% to close at $47.78. Its volatility for the week is 2.89% while volatility for the month is 2.51%. CPK’s sales growth for past 5 years was 13.20% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 11.60%. Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK) monthly performance is -5.59%. Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK) carries a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy).

Trending Stocks: XBIOTECH INC. (NASDAQ:XBIT), Hewlett-Packard Company (NYSE:HPQ), Rand Logistics (NASDAQ:RLOG), Ariad Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:ARIA), HudBay Minerals (NYSE:HBM)

On Wednesday shares of XBIOTECH INC. (NASDAQ:XBIT) closed at $19.94. XBiotech Inc. (Nasdaq:XBIT) announced on 17 April, the closing of its initial public offering of 4,000,000 shares of its common stock at an initial public offering price of $19.00 per share for a total offering amount of $76,000,000, before the underwriting discounts and commissions and other company expenses.WR Hambrecht + Co acted as the sole underwriter for the offering.

Hewlett-Packard Company (NYSE:HPQ) in last trading activity increased 0.24% to close at $33.32. Company weekly performance is -0.57% while its quarterly performance stands at -9.90%. Hewlett-Packard Company (NYSE:HPQ) is -18.54% away from its 52 week high. On 24 April, Hewlett-Packard Company (NYSE:HPQ) has unveiled a simple new logo for its corporate hardware and services operations, branded as Hewlett-Packard Enterprise. The logo takes an extremely simple approach to branding, taking the form of a green rectangle.

On last trading day Rand Logistics, Inc. (NASDAQ:RLOG) increased 2.07% to close at $3.45. Its volatility for the week is 2.80% while volatility for the month is 3.96%. RLOG’s sales growth for past 5 years was 3.00% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 8.90%. Rand Logistics, Inc. (NASDAQ:RLOG) monthly performance is 4.23%. Rand Logistics, Inc. (NASDAQ:RLOG) (“Rand”) announced on 22 April, the launch of its new vessel forebody. As previously disclosed, the new forebody will be affixed to the aft section of the Company’s recently acquired Danish-flagged vessel and is set to become the first new Canadian-flagged river class self-unloader introduced into service on the Great Lakes in over 40 years.

On Wednesday shares of Ariad Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:ARIA) closed at $9.23. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 66.20% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 41.40%. Ariad Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:ARIA) declared that it has reached a contract to settle its current proxy contest with Sarissa Capital Administration. In addition, ARIAD’s founder, Harvey J. Berger, M.D., has informed the Board of Directors of his decision to retire as chairman and chief executive officer (CEO) upon appointment of his successor or December 31, 2015, whichever is earlier.

On last trading day HudBay Minerals, Inc. (NYSE:HBM) increased 1.36% to close at $9.69. Its volatility for the week is 4.37% while volatility for the month is 3.08%. HBM’s EPS growth for past 5 years was -35.43%. HudBay Minerals, Inc. (NYSE:HBM) monthly performance is 15.77%. On 19 April, Hudbay Minerals (NYSE:HBM) has purchased the idled Snow Lake project in Manitoba, adding to its stable of properties in the Canadian province of Manitoba.

Best Stocks: American Airlines Group Inc. (NASDAQ:AAL), Lexicon Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:LXRX), Xoom Corporation (NASDAQ:XOOM), Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F), Ariad Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:ARIA)

On Friday shares of American Airlines Group Inc. (NASDAQ:AAL) closed at $52.71. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 16.40% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 23.55%. American Airlines Group Inc. (NASDAQ:AAL) said that it will delay delivery of five Boeing 787 jets in response to slower growth in international travel demand. American announced Friday that it will take the planes in 2017 and 2018 instead of 2016. American took delivery of its third 787 on Friday but has not yet used them on passenger flights. It plans to put the first one into service next month on flights between Dallas and Chicago, then use 787s on international routes starting in June.

Lexicon Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:LXRX) in last trading activity advanced 2.80% to close at $1.10. Company weekly performance is 6.80% while its quarterly performance stands at 19.57%. Lexicon Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:LXRX) is -39.56% away from its 52 week high. Lexicon Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:LXRX) on April 15, 2015, declared that the company and Bristol-Myers Squibb have selected a development candidate for neuropathic pain as part of their neuroscience drug discovery and development alliance.

On last trading day Xoom Corporation (NASDAQ:XOOM) advanced 1.10% to close at $16.50. Its volatility for the week is 3.11% while volatility for the month is 3.81%. XOOM’s sales growth for past 5 years was 43.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 10.20%. Xoom Corporation (NASDAQ:XOOM) monthly performance is 13.79%. Xoom Corporation (NASDAQ:XOOM) is set to report first-quarter 2015 earnings results on Apr 28, 2015.

On last trading day Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) increased 0.06% to close at $15.77. Its volatility for the week is 1.14% while volatility for the month is 1.17%. F’s sales growth for past 5 years was 4.40% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -1.40%. Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) monthly performance is -2.53%. Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) is developing an electric vehicle in which the roof will have an embedded solar panel capable of recharging the battery, and Sustainable America is an investor in eNow, a Warwick, R.I.-based company that is developing thin-film solar panels packaged in kevlar that truckers can slap onto their rigs to provide auxiliary power during pullovers.

On Friday shares of Ariad Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:ARIA) closed at $9.71. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 66.20% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 41.40%. ARIAD Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARIA) on 22 April, announced the issuance of its first U.S. patent on brigatinib, ARIAD’s investigational ALK inhibitor. The United States Patent and Trademark Office granted U.S. Patent No. 9,012,462 under the title, “Phosphorous Derivatives as Kinase Inhibitors.” The patent provides composition-of-matter protection through at least December 30, 2030 for ARIAD’s investigational ALK inhibitor, brigatinib. Additional patent applications covering brigatinib are pending in the U.S. and in other countries.

Investors Are Watching: Ariad Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:ARIA), IAMGOLD Corp. (NYSE:IAG), EMC Corporation (NYSE:EMC), CME Group Inc. (NASDAQ:CME), Intercontinental Hotels Group plc (NYSE:IHG)

On Thursday shares of Ariad Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:ARIA) closed at $9.61. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 66.20% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 41.40%. Ariad Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:ARIA) reported the results of a series of preclinical studies on its investigational tyrosine kinase inhibitor (TKI), brigatinib (AP26113) at the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Annual Meeting 2015. Brigatinib is in development for the treatment of patients with anaplastic lymphoma kinase positive (ALK+) metastatic non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC), who are resistant to crizotinib.

On Thursday shares of IAMGOLD Corp. (NYSE:IAG) closed at $2.15. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 2.00% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 3.00%. IAMGOLD Corporation (NYSE:IAG) will release its first quarter 2015 financial results after market hours on Tuesday, May 5th, 2015.

EMC Corporation (NYSE:EMC) in last trading activity decreased -1.99% to close at $26.59. Company weekly performance is 2.07% while its quarterly performance stands at -6.40%. EMC Corporation (NYSE:EMC) is -13.28% away from its 52 week high. EMC Corporation (NYSE:EMC) reported last quarter earnings. Company announced earnings per share of $0.22 against a consensus Street estimate of $0.25, missing estimate by $0.03. This corresponds to a decrease of $0.25 compared to the same quarter of the previous fiscal year.

On last trading day CME Group Inc. (NASDAQ:CME) decreased -0.40% to close at $90.31. Its volatility for the week is 1.48% while volatility for the month is 1.51%. CME’s sales growth for past 5 years was 3.60% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 6.20%. CME Group Inc. (NASDAQ:CME) monthly performance is -7.22%. CME Group Inc (NASDAQ:CME) on Wednesday denied allegations that the futures markets, which prosecutors are accusing a London-based trader of having illegally manipulated, caused the May 2010 Wall Street “flash crash.”

On last trading day Intercontinental Hotels Group plc (NYSE:IHG) decreased -0.58% to close at $42.57. Its volatility for the week is 1.37% while volatility for the month is 1.20%. IHG’s sales growth for past 5 years was 3.90% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 17.70%. Intercontinental Hotels Group plc (NYSE:IHG) monthly performance is 9.21%. InterContinental Hotels Group PLC (ADR) (NYSE:IHG) announced exciting new enhancements to its award winning loyalty program, IHG Rewards Club, focused on building more personalized relationships with its 84 million members worldwide.

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On Thursday shares of JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) closed at $63.81. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -4.90% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 8.15%. On 14 April, JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) has reported a 12.24 percent rise in profit for the quarter ended Mar. 31, 2015. The company has earned $5,914 million, or $1.45 a share in the quarter, compared with $5,269 million, or $1.28 a share for the same period last year.

Arrowhead Research Corp. (NASDAQ:ARWR) in last trading activity advanced 0.28% to close at $7.11. Company weekly performance is -10.57% while its quarterly performance stands at 5.96%. Arrowhead Research Corp. (NASDAQ:ARWR) is -59.18% away from its 52 week high. Arrowhead Research Corp (NASDAQ:ARWR) was downgraded by stock analysts at Jefferies Group from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report issued on Tuesday. They currently have a $9.00 price target on the stock. Jefferies Group’s price target suggests a potential upside of 12.50% from the stock’s previous close.

On last trading day OmniVision Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:OVTI) fell -0.23% to close at $26.39. Its volatility for the week is 1.46% while volatility for the month is 2.00%. OVTI’s sales growth for past 5 years was 23.40% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 33.90%. OmniVision Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:OVTI) monthly performance is 3.37%. On 7 April, OmniVision Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:OVTI) announced a partnership to develop a battery- powered high definition (HD) video monitoring solution that enables OEMs to dramatically reduce time- to-market for wireless multi-node monitoring systems in homes and small businesses.

Silicon Motion Technology Corp. (NASDAQ:SIMO) has its institutional ownership stands at 48.70%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $34.09. Silicon Motion Technology Corp. (NASDAQ:SIMO) said that, it will release its full first quarter 2015 results after the market closes on April 27, 2015. The Company will host a conference call on April 28, at 8 am Eastern Time, to discuss its results.

On Thursday shares of Ariad Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:ARIA) closed at $9.10. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 66.20% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 41.40%. Ariad Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:ARIA) announced its schedule of preclinical data presentations to be made at the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Annual Meeting 2015, taking place Saturday, April 18 through Wednesday, April 22, 2015, in Philadelphia.