News Buzz: Avon Products Inc. (NYSE:AVP), Synergy Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:SGYP), Cavium (NASDAQ:CAVM), Hexcel Corp. (NYSE:HXL)

On Monday shares of Avon Products Inc. (NYSE:AVP) closed at $7.18. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -2.80% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 3.80%. Avon Avon Products Inc. (NYSE:AVP) begin trading ex-dividend on May 12, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.06 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 01, 2015.

Synergy Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:SGYP) in last trading activity advanced 10.80% to close at $3.90. Company weekly performance is 8.03% while its quarterly performance stands at 31.31%. Synergy Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:SGYP) is -16.67% away from its 52 week high. Synergy Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:SGYP) on May 11 reported a loss of $27.4 million in its first quarter. On a per-share basis, the New York-based company said it had a loss of 28 cents

On last trading day Cavium, Inc. (NASDAQ:CAVM) advanced 2.21% to close at $69.23. Its volatility for the week is 2.84% while volatility for the month is 3.35%. CAVM’s sales growth for past 5 years was 29.80% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 11.00%. Cavium, Inc. (NASDAQ:CAVM) monthly performance is -1.63 Cavium, Inc. (NASDAQ:CAVM), is partnering with Canonical to demonstrate OpenStack on a cluster of ThunderX reference servers deploying leading server applications at the OpenStack Summit during the week of May 18, 2015 at the Vancouver Convention Centre in Vancouver, BC.

Hexcel Corp. (NYSE:HXL) has 0.60% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 96.10%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $50.71. Hexcel Corporation (NYSE:HXL) announced that the Company’s Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.10 per share on the common stock of Hexcel, begin paid dividend on May 18, 2015 to shareholders of record as of May 4, 2015.

Morning Buzz: Xenon Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:XENE), Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL), NetApp (NASDAQ:NTAP), Companhia de Saneamento Basico (ADR) (NYSE:SBS), Avon Products Inc. (NYSE:AVP)

On Thursday shares of Xenon Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:XENE) closed at $13.77. Company’s EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 10.00%. Canaccord Genuity reissued their buy rating on shares of Xenon Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:XENE) in a research report sent to investors on Thursday morning. The firm currently has a $30.00 price target on the stock.

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) in last trading activity advanced 2.33% to close at $128.95. Company weekly performance is 2.95% while its quarterly performance stands at 2.39%. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) is -3.75% away from its 52 week high. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) in said the first HomeKit-enabled smart-home devices are coming out next month, refuting a report that said delays with the home automation software platform would push back the launch until August or September.

On last trading day NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) advanced 1.87% to close at $35.96. Its volatility for the week is 1.60% while volatility for the month is 1.61%. NTAP’s sales growth for past 5 years was 13.20% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 57.30%. NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) monthly performance is -2.10%. After market close on Wednesday, May 20, 2015, NetApp (NASDAQ: NTAP) will announce financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year 2015, which ended April 24, 2015.

Companhia de Saneamento Basico (ADR) (NYSE:SBS) has institutional ownership stands at 23.60%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $6.47. Companhia de Saneamento Basico (ADR) (NYSE:SBS) announces 1Q,15 results In 1Q15, net operating revenue, including construction revenue, reached R$ 2.5 billion; an 11.6% decrease compared to 1Q14. Costs and expenses, including construction costs, totaled R$ 1.4 billion, down by 32.9% compared to R$ 2.0 billion recorded in 1Q14. Excluding the R$ 696.3 million reimbursement from the São Paulo state government, costs and expenses increased R$ 25.8 million or 1.3%.

On Thursday shares of Avon Products Inc. (NYSE:AVP) closed at $7.07. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -2.80% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 3.80%. Avon Products Inc. (NYSE:AVP) said that it has not received any offer or other communication from PTG Capital Partners and has not been able to confirm that such an entity exists.

Hot Stocks: Avon Products Inc. (NYSE:AVP), ADURO BIOTECH (NASDAQ:ADRO), Pingtan Marine Enterprise (NASDAQ:PME), Prestige Brands (NYSE:PBH), Magal Security Systems (NASDAQ:MAGS)

On Tuesday shares of Avon Products Inc. (NYSE:AVP) closed at $8.78. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -2.80% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 3.80%. Avon Products Inc. (NYSE:AVP) is slated to report first-quarter 2015 results on Apr 30, before the opening bell.

ADURO BIOTECH, INC. (NASDAQ:ADRO) in last trading activity fell -12.76% to close at $27.97. Company weekly performance is -27.67%. ADURO BIOTECH, INC. (NASDAQ:ADRO) is -43.21% away from its 52 week high. Aduro Biotech Inc. (NASDAQ: ADRO) on 20 April, announced the closing of its initial public offering of 8050000 shares of common stock at a price to the public of $17.00 per share which included 1050000 shares sold pursuant to the exercise in full of the underwriters’ option to purchase additional shares.

On last trading day Pingtan Marine Enterprise Ltd. (NASDAQ:PME) fell -1.98% to close at $1.88. Its volatility for the week is 8.40% while volatility for the month is 9.23%. Pingtan Marine Enterprise Ltd. (NASDAQ:PME) monthly performance is -10.05%. Pingtan Marine Enterprise Ltd. (NASDAQ:PME) on 22 April, announced that it was recently featured in the April 2015 edition of CFO World magazine.

Prestige Brands Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:PBH) has 0.40% insider ownership. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $41.57. Prestige Brands Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:PBH) announced on 22 Aprilm that Matthew M. Mannelly, President and Chief Executive Officer and member of the Board of Directors, will retire effective June 1, 2015. Following his retirement, the Board of Directors has appointed Ron Lombardi, Chief Financial Officer, to succeed Mr. Mannelly as President and Chief Executive Officer. The company has commenced a search for a new Chief Financial Officer.

On last trading day Magal Security Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ:MAGS) fell -0.79% to close at $5.00. Its volatility for the week is 3.17% while volatility for the month is 3.04%. MAGS’s sales growth for past 5 years was 7.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 19.30%. Magal Security Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ:MAGS) monthly performance is -8.93%. TheStreet upgraded shares of Magal Security Systems (NASDAQ:MAGS) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research report sent to investors on 21 April.

Stock Runners: Avon Products Inc. (NYSE:AVP), La Jolla Pharmaceutical Co. (NASDAQ:LJPC), W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE:WPC), Celgene (NASDAQ:CELG), Hampton Roads Bankshares (NASDAQ:HMPR)

On Thursday shares of Avon Products Inc. (NYSE:AVP) closed at $8.99. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -2.80% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 3.80%. Avon Products, Inc. (NYSE:AVP), a leading global beauty company, announced that it has decided to postpone to Fall 2015 its Investor Day that the Company was originally scheduled to host on May 13, 2015. Avon will provide an update on its turnaround progress when it reports first-quarter 2015 financial results on April 30, 2015.

La Jolla Pharmaceutical Co. (NASDAQ:LJPC) in last trading activity moved up 5.64% to close at $24.34. Company weekly performance is 28.31% while its quarterly performance stands at 21.70%. La Jolla Pharmaceutical Co. (NASDAQ:LJPC) is -2.21% away from its 52 week high. On April 22, La Jolla Pharmaceutical Company (NASDAQ:LJPC) announced the addition of four new members to its advisory board for the development of LJPC-401, La Jolla’s novel formulation of hepcidin. The advisory board is composed of internationally renowned clinicians, highly respected academics and key opinion leaders in the fields of gastroenterology, hematology and oncology.

On last trading day W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE:WPC) fell -0.20% to close at $65.45. Its volatility for the week is 1.05% while volatility for the month is 1.50%. WPC’s sales growth for past 5 years was 31.70% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 5.60%. W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE:WPC) monthly performance is -5.38%. On April 20, W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE:WPC), announced that it has acquired a retail hypermarket and garden center in Bad Fischau, Austria for $25.2 million (€23.4 million).

On Thursday shares of Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG) closed at $116.09. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 23.30% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 25.46%. Celgene International II Sàrl, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Celgene Corp. (NASDAQ:CELG), Friday said it has entered into a strategic collaboration with MedImmune Limited, a wholly-owned subsidiary of AstraZeneca Plc. (AZN, AZN.L), to develop and commercialize an anti-PD-L1 inhibitor, MEDI4736, for hematologic malignancies.

On last trading day Hampton Roads Bankshares Inc. (NASDAQ:HMPR) fell -2.14% to close at $1.83. Its volatility for the week is 3.88% while volatility for the month is 3.50%. HMPR’s sales growth for past 5 years was -13.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 14.90%. Hampton Roads Bankshares Inc. (NASDAQ:HMPR) monthly performance is 3.98%. On April 16, Hampton Roads Bankshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:HMPR), announced that it intends to seek regulatory approval to merge its subsidiaries BHR (doing business as The Bank of Hampton Roads and Gateway Bank & Trust Company) and Shore Bank later this year into a single bank that will do business under the name Shore Bank. In addition, subject to shareholder approval at its upcoming annual shareholder meeting in June, the Company plans to change its name from Hampton Roads Bankshares to Shore Financial Corporation.

Stocks to Watch: Avon Products Inc. (NYSE:AVP), 58.com Inc. (NYSE:WUBA), Plug Power Inc. (NASDAQ:PLUG), Gilead Sciences Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD)

On Thursday shares of Avon Products Inc. (NYSE:AVP) closed at $8.80. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -2.80% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 3.80%. On 14 April, Avon Products Inc. (NYSE:AVP) said that, it is exploring a sale of its North American operations as it evaluates ways to turn around the struggling unit

58.com Inc. (NYSE:WUBA) in last trading activity increased 6.04% to close at $67.57. Company weekly performance is 24.71% while its quarterly performance stands at 67.38%. 58.com Inc. (NYSE:WUBA) is -2.41% away from its 52 week high. 58.com Inc. (NYSE:WUBA) announced that it has acquired a strategic stake in Falcon View Technology Limited (“Ganji”), the holding company of the PRC entities operating Ganji.com, a major online local services marketplace platform in China. Concurrently, 58.com also announced an approximately US$400 million additional investment by Tencent Holdings Limited (“Tencent”), a leading provider of internet services in China.

On Thursday shares of Plug Power Inc. (NASDAQ:PLUG) closed at $2.72. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 39.20% Equities researchers at FBR & Co. reduced their price target on shares of Plug Power Inc. (NASDAQ:PLUG) from $8.00 to $6.50 in a research report issued on Tuesday. The firm currently has an “outperform” rating on the stock. FBR & Co.’s price objective points to a potential upside of 143.45% from the stock’s previous close.

Gilead Sciences Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) ‘s net profit margin is 48.60% and weekly performance is 2.15%. On last trading day company shares ended up $103.34. Gilead Sciences Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) distance from 50-day simple moving average (SMA50) is 2.09%. On 7 April, Gilead Sciences Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) announced that it has submitted a New Drug Application (NDA) to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for two doses of an investigational fixed-dose combination of emtricitabine and tenofovir alafenamide (200/10 mg and 200/25 mg) (F/TAF) for the treatment of HIV-1 infection in adults and pediatric patients age 12 years and older, in combination with other HIV antiretroviral agents.

Stocks in News: Vericel Corporation (NASDAQ:VCEL), Himax Technologies (ADR) (NASDAQ:HIMX), Granite Construction Incorporated (NYSE:GVA), Oaktree Capital Group (NYSE:OAK), Avon Products (NYSE:AVP)

On Monday shares of Vericel Corporation (NASDAQ:VCEL) closed at $3.76. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 210.40% Vericel Corporation (NASDAQ:VCEL) announced that it will present a corporate update at the 14th Annual Needham Healthcare Conference at 4:20 pm Eastern time on Wednesday, April 15, at the Westin Grand Central Hotel in New York.

On Monday shares of Himax Technologies, Inc. (ADR) (NASDAQ:HIMX) closed at $6.34. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -1.50% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 25.00%. Himax Technologies, Inc. (ADR) (NASDAQ:HIMX) had its price objective cut by Northland Securities from $11.00 to $9.00 in a research report released on Friday morning. Northland Securities currently has an outperform rating on the stock.

On last trading day Granite Construction Incorporated (NYSE:GVA) moved up 0.56% to close at $36.18. Its volatility for the week is 1.53% while volatility for the month is 2.14%. GVA’s sales growth for past 5 years was 3.00% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -19.60%. Granite Construction Incorporated (NYSE:GVA) monthly performance is 9.64%. On 6 April, Granite Construction Incorporated (NYSE:GVA) announced that it its management system has been certified under standards developed by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and the Occupational Health and Safety Assessment Series (OHSAS).

Oaktree Capital Group, LLC (NYSE:OAK) has 0.10% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 66.10%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $51.24. On 10 April, Oaktree Capital Group, LLC (NYSE:OAK) said that, it has gathered $7 billion for a distressed debt fund as it prepares for the economic recovery to falter.

Avon Products Inc. (NYSE:AVP) shares advanced 1.39% in last trading session and ended the day at $8.01. AVP Gross Margin is 60.50% and its return on assets is -9.30%. Avon Products Inc. (NYSE:AVP) quarterly performance is -1.35%. Avon Products Inc. (NYSE:AVP) said that, it is postponing a long-anticipated investor meeting where it was to outline plans to turn around the struggling company

Momentum Stocks: Avon Products Inc. (NYSE:AVP), The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX), Kornit Digital (NASDAQ:KRNT), Zimmer Holdings (NYSE:ZMH), General Motors Company (NYSE:GM)

On Monday shares of Avon Products Inc. (NYSE:AVP) closed at $8.01. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -2.80% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 3.80%. Avon Products Inc. (NYSE:AVP) on Monday said it was postponing its investor day, scheduled for May, until fall. The decision follows the recent appointment of James S. Scully as the company’s chief financial officer and allows Avon “adequate time to prepare for a more robust discussion at the meeting,” the company said.

The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX) in last trading activity moved up 0.32% to close at $40.15. Company weekly performance is 4.15% while its quarterly performance stands at 19.89%. The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX) is -0.12% away from its 52 week high. Blackstone Mortgage Trust, Inc. (NYSE: BXMT) announced the pricing of an underwritten public offering of 20,000,000 shares of its class A common stock at a public offering price of $30.50 per share. The offering was upsized from 17,500,000 shares to 20,000,000 shares. The underwriters have been granted a 30-day option by the Company to purchase up to an additional 3,000,000 shares.

On last trading day Kornit Digital (NASDAQ:KRNT) fell -0.55% to close at $14.36. On April 8, Kornit Digital (NASDAQ:KRNT) announced the closing of its initial public offering of 8,165,000 ordinary shares at a price to the public of $10.00 per share, which includes 1,065,000 ordinary shares purchased pursuant to the full exercise of the underwriters’ option to purchase additional shares.

Zimmer Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:ZMH) has 0.20% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 86.50%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $116.21. Zimmer Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:ZMH) said Monday the termination date for its pending $13.4 billion merger with Biomet Inc. has been extended to July 23. The terms of the merger agreement allowed for either party to extend the termination date, or “outside date,” for an additional 90 days if regulatory clearances were yet to be obtained. The previous termination date was April 24.

On last trading day General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) fell -0.46% to close at $36.40. Its volatility for the week is 1.19% while volatility for the month is 1.41%. GM’s sales growth for past 5 years was 8.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -57.00%. General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) monthly performance is -5.28%. General Motors Co. (NYSE:GM) Board of Directors declared a second quarter 2015 dividend of 36 cents per share on its common stock, an increase of 20 percent from the 30-cent quarterly dividend paid since the first quarter of 2014.

Today’s Watch List: Agile Therapeutics (NASDAQ:AGRX), Avon Products Inc. (NYSE:AVP), The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW), Computer Sciences (NYSE:CSC), Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG)

On Monday shares of Agile Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:AGRX) closed at $10.48. Agile Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:AGRX)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by research analysts at Cantor Fitzgerald in a report released.

Avon Products Inc. (NYSE:AVP) in last trading activity increased 5.77% to close at $8.43. Company weekly performance is 7.12% while its quarterly performance stands at -8.86%. Avon Products Inc. (NYSE:AVP) is -45.51% away from its 52 week high. Avon Products Inc. (NYSE:AVP) on Friday challenged Soverain Software LLC’s bid to have the Federal Circuit take a second look at its decision throwing out Soverain’s $18 million patent infringement verdict, saying its adversary is making a new argument not previously raised during the appeal.

On last trading day The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW) moved up 0.91% to close at $48.68. Its volatility for the week is 1.88% while volatility for the month is 1.87%. DOW’s sales growth for past 5 years was 5.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 68.70%. The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW) monthly performance is 0.47%. The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW) announced that its fully-owned subsidiary Dow AgroSciences has entered into a research and development (R&D) joint venture with Radiant Genomics, Inc. in order to develop natural crop protection products.

Computer Sciences Corporation (NYSE:CSC) has 0.10% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 95.50%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $65.33. Computer Sciences Corporation (NYSE:CSC) was forced to pay a $US190 million ($246 million) fine for accounting irregularities in its international operations that included Australia.

Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) has 0.19% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 31.90%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $536.77. Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) will be one of the multinational companies to be grilled on the issue of corporate tax avoidance in Australia. The company has reportedly failed to disclose its tax rate for its operations in the country.

Big Movers: American Airlines Group Inc. (NASDAQ:AAL), Avon Products Inc. (NYSE:AVP), M&T Bank Corporation (NYSE:MTB), Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR), Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL)

On Monday shares of American Airlines Group Inc. (NASDAQ:AAL) closed at $48.08. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 16.40% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 23.20%. On 2 April 21005, American Airlines Group Inc (NASDAQ:AAL) announced at the Annual Medal of Honor Foundation Event Luncheon that it has expanded its fuel conservation program, Fuel Smart. The program is employee driven and contributes a portion of savings generated to Air Compassion for Veterans (ACV), totaling more than $3.5 million since the partnership began in 2010.

Avon Products Inc. (NYSE:AVP) in last trading activity increased 5.77% to close at $8.43. Company weekly performance is 7.12% while its quarterly performance stands at -8.86%. Avon Products Inc. (NYSE:AVP) is -45.51% away from its 52 week high. Avon Products Inc. (NYSE:AVP) on Friday challenged Soverain Software LLC’s bid to have the Federal Circuit take a second look at its decision throwing out Soverain’s $18 million patent infringement verdict, saying its adversary is making a new argument not previously raised during the appeal.

On last trading day M&T Bank Corporation (NYSE:MTB) fell -2.71% to close at $123.76. Its volatility for the week is 1.76% while volatility for the month is 1.60%. MTB’s sales growth for past 5 years was 1.60% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 20.80%. M&T Bank Corporation (NYSE:MTB) monthly performance is 0.44%. Some people in Columbia County will need to find another place to do their banking, and the bank that’s closing in Millville dates back to the turn of the 20th century. Old photographs and century-old trinkets cover a table at M&T Bank Corporation (NYSE:MTB) in Millville. The artifacts are on display at the bank, showing off its history. The bank’s history in Millville dates back to 1900 and has plenty of longtime customers.

On Monday shares of Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) closed at $50.84. Company’s EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 74.80%. Turkey unblocked access to Twitter, Facebook and YouTube after social media websites followed an Istanbul court’s order to remove images of a slain prosecutor that were deemed to abet terrorism. Facebook Inc. and Twitter Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) said they would appeal the court ruling even though they complied with it.

Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) in last trading activity advanced 0.80% to close at $42.96. Company weekly performance is 1.11% while its quarterly performance stands at -2.50%. Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) is -7.45% away from its 52 week high. Oracle Corp. (NYSE:ORCL) unveiled several new features for the Oracle Marketing Cloud during the Modern Marketing Experience Event in Las Vegas. The new features include Oracle ID Graph for cross-platform identification of customers, Rapid Retargeter for real time adaption to customer behavior, and AppCloud Connect, a set of APIs and open frameworks for leveraging apps and media within the context of Oracle Marketing Cloud.

Hot News: Avon Products Inc. (NYSE:AVP), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM), Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE:WMT), Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN), SL Industries (NYSEMKT:SLI)

Avon Products Inc. (NYSE:AVP) in last trading activity increased 1.14% to close at $7.99. Company weekly performance is -3.15% while its quarterly performance stands at -15.89%. Avon Products Inc. (NYSE:AVP) is -48.35% away from its 52 week high. Avon Products (NYSE:AVP)‘s stock had its “sell” rating reissued by Zacks in a note issued to investors on Friday. They currently have a $8.25 price target on the stock. Zacks‘s price objective points to a potential upside of 4.83% from the stock’s previous close.

On last trading day JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) moved down -0.62% to close at $60.58. Its volatility for the week is 1.38% while volatility for the month is 1.49%. JPM’s sales growth for past 5 years was -4.90% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 18.80%. JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) monthly performance is -1.93%. JPMorgan Chase and Co. has started demolishing a massive office complex in Fairfax that was formerly part of AstraZeneca’s facility.

On Tuesday shares of Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE:WMT) closed at $82.25. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 3.50% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 4.68%. Retail giant Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE:WMT) says Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson should veto a religious-objection bill that critics say would open the door to widespread discrimination against gays and lesbians.

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) in last trading activity fell -0.66% to close at $372.10. Company weekly performance is -0.53% while its quarterly performance stands at 19.25%. Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) is -4.44% away from its 52 week high. Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) has unveiled a device that can place orders to replenish items such as washing powder and razors. Dash Button comes with a reusable adhesive and a hook so Prime members can hang, stick, or place it right where they need it. Keep Dash Button handy in the kitchen, bath, laundry, or anywhere they store their favorite products. When they are running low, simply press Dash Button, and Amazon quickly delivers household favorites so they can skip the last-minute trip to the store, the company said.

On last trading day SL Industries, Inc. (NYSEMKT:SLI) increased 1.69% to close at $42.75. Its volatility for the week is 4.81% while volatility for the month is 5.14%. SLI’s sales growth for past 5 years was 6.70% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 41.90%. SL Industries, Inc. (NYSEMKT:SLI) monthly performance is 6.11%. On March 27, SL Industries, Inc. (NYSEMKT:SLI) announced the commencement of a modified “Dutch auction” tender offer to repurchase up to $20 million of its common shares at a price per share not less than $39.00 and not greater than $42.00. The tender offer will expire at 12:00 midnight, New York City time, on Thursday, April 23, 2015 (which is the end of the day on April 23, 2015), unless extended or withdrawn by the Company.