Hot Stock List: Kinder Morgan (NYSE:KMI), ADMA Biologics (NASDAQ:ADMA), RealD Inc. (NYSE:RLD), Bloomin’ Brands (NASDAQ:BLMN), Netlist Inc. (NASDAQ:NLST)

On Thursday shares of Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE:KMI) closed at $42.66. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 18.70% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 4.20%. Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE: KMI) announced it received approval from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) regarding the rates, terms and conditions of service for the proposed Palmetto Pipeline on May 1, 2015.

ADMA Biologics, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADMA) in last trading activity decreased -0.76% to close at $7.81. Company weekly performance is -7.13% while its quarterly performance stands at -28.87%. ADMA Biologics, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADMA) is -44.21% away from its 52 week high. Zacks reissued their hold rating on shares of ADMA Biologics (NASDAQ:ADMA) in a research note released on Friday morning.

On last trading day RealD Inc. (NYSE:RLD) decreased -0.58% to close at $12.10. Its volatility for the week is 2.11% while volatility for the month is 2.19%. RLD’s sales growth for past 5 years was 38.10% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 26.30%. RealD Inc. (NYSE:RLD) monthly performance is -4.80%.

Bloomin’ Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLMN) has 0.30% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 89.80%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $21.61. On May 05, Bloomin’ Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLMN), reported earnings growth of 13% in the latest quarter but cut its revenue outlook for the year on Tuesday amid foreign exchange impacts. The company now expects revenue of $4.43 billion, compared with its previous forecast for $4.49 billion. The company backed its earnings guidance.

On last trading day Netlist Inc. (NASDAQ:NLST) decreased -0.35% to close at $0.54. Its volatility for the week is 7.09% while volatility for the month is 8.76%. NLST’s sales growth for past 5 years was 0.70% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 10.20%. Netlist Inc. (NASDAQ:NLST) monthly performance is -13.27%. On May 5, Netlist, Inc. (NASDAQ:NLST), announced that it will report its financial results for the first quarter ended March 28, 2015, after 4:00 p.m. Eastern Time on Tuesday, May 12, 2015, and will host a conference call at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time that same day.

Top News: The Procter & Gamble (NYSE:PG), BioTime (NYSEMKT:BTX), Bloomin’ Brands (NASDAQ:BLMN), JA Solar Holdings Co., (NASDAQ:JASO), Nidec Corporation (NYSE:NJ)

On Monday shares of The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) closed at $80.35. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 1.60% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 6.73%. Announced May 29, Many local marketing and advertising agencies could be affected by The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG)’s plan to slash fees and production costs by $500 million over the next couple of years, according to a University of Cincinnati marketing expert.

BioTime, Inc. (NYSEMKT:BTX) in last trading activity moved up 5.85% to close at $5.43. Company weekly performance is -5.07% while its quarterly performance stands at 33.09%. BioTime, Inc. (NYSEMKT:BTX) is -8.74% away from its 52 week high. On April 27 BioTime, Inc. (NYSEMKT:BTX) announced that the clinical-grade human Embryonic Stem (hES) cell lines from BioTime’s wholly-owned subsidiary ES Cell International Pte Ltd (ESI, Singapore) will be used by UC Irvine scientist Dr. Leslie Thompson to continue her promising research in the use of stem cells to treat Huntington’s disease under a $5 million grant from the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine (CIRM). The CIRM grant will further support a collaboration between ESI and UC Davis’s good-manufacturing-practice (GMP) laboratory for the creation of the GMP grade cells needed in Dr. Thompson’s preclinical and potentially subsequent clinical studies.

On last trading day Bloomin’ Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLMN) moved up 0.48% to close at $23.00. Its volatility for the week is 3.29% while volatility for the month is 2.73%. BLMN’s sales growth for past 5 years was 4.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 25.80%. Bloomin’ Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLMN) monthly performance is -4.21%. Bloomin’ Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLMN) will release results for the fiscal first quarter ended March 29, 2015, on Tuesday, May 5, 2015, at approximately 7:00 AM EDT, which will be followed by a conference call to review its financial results at 9:00 AM EDT the same day.

JA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd. (NASDAQ:JASO) has 5.30% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 35.50%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $10.19. JA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd. (NASDAQ:JASO) announced that it will hold its annual general meeting of shareholders (“AGM”) on Monday, June 1, 2015, at 10:30 a.m., Beijing Time, at its headquarters at No. 36, Jiang Chang San Road, Zhabei, Shanghai, the People’s Republic of China. The shareholder record date is May 5, 2015.

On last trading day Nidec Corporation (NYSE:NJ) moved up 0.37% to close at $19.13. Its volatility for the week is 0.94% while volatility for the month is 1.05%. NJ’s sales growth for past 5 years was 7.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 12.30%. Nidec Corporation (NYSE:NJ) monthly performance is 13.40%. Nidec (NYSE:NJ) was downgraded by Zacks from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note issued on Friday.

Big Movers: Apricus Biosciences (NASDAQ:APRI), Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited (NYSE:TSM), Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL), Pandora Media Inc (NYSE:P), Bloomin’ Brands (NASDAQ:BLMN)

Apricus Biosciences Inc (NASDAQ:APRI) completed a direct offering valued at $11 million. The agreement is with Sarissa Capital management and another accredited investor. The sale is for 6 million of the company’s shares and warrants along with another 3 million of the company’s public float. The warrants are combined with the stock and allow the buyers to purchase a matching share for 50 cents. On Friday shares of Apricus Biosciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:APRI) closed at $2.20. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -16.10%.

On 25 February 2015, ASML has confirmed that Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. (NYSE:TSMC) has successfully exposed more than 1000 wafers on an NXE:3300B EUV system in a single day, an important step towards insertion of EUV lithography in volume production of semiconductors. Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited (NYSE:TSM) in last trading activity fell -0.61% to close at $24.53. Company weekly performance is 0.37% while its quarterly performance stands at 7.07%. Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited (NYSE:TSM) is -3.12% away from its 52 week high.

Oracle Corp. (NYSE:ORCL) must keep hosting Oregon’s Medicaid health insurance system, even after the company’s contract with the state expires this weekend, an Oregon judge ordered Wednesday. The ruling is the latest chapter in the costly saga over Oregon’s botched Obamacare exchange.On Friday shares of Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) closed at $43.82. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 10.50% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 8.50%.

Stock analysts at JMP Securities started coverage on shares of Pandora Media (NYSE:P) in a report issued on Wednesday, TheFlyOnTheWall.com reports. On Friday shares of Pandora Media Inc (NYSE:P) closed at $14.80. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 75.60% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 43.03%.

Bain Capital Partners plans to sell all the stock it still holds in Bloomin’ Brands Inc. (NASDAQ:BLMN). Investment funds advised by the private equity firm will sell 18.3 million shares of Bloomin’ (NASDAQ: BLMN) stock to J.P.Morgan, a press release said. The deal could be worth $464.3 million to Bain, based on Bloomin’s closing price of $25.36 a share on Feb. 26. On last trading day Bloomin’ Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLMN) moved up 1.58% to close at $25.76. Its volatility for the week is 2.38% while volatility for the month is 2.80%. BLMN’s sales growth for past 5 years was 4.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 25.80%. Bloomin’ Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLMN) monthly performance is 3.70%.

Don’t Miss These Stocks: Groupon (NASDAQ:GRPN), Bloomin’ Brands (NASDAQ:BLMN), Entercom Communications (NYSE:ETM), Synchronoss Technologies (NASDAQ:SNCR), Bank of America (NYSE:BAC)

On February 24, it was reported that, In October, Groupon, Inc (Nasdaq:GRPN) hired 275 in the metro area to meet seasonal demands and retained a number of those employees, Groupon spokesman Nicholas Halliwellsaid. Now, Groupon is adding 80 to 100 full-time, work-from-home customer service positions in the Kansas City area. On Friday shares of Groupon, Inc. (NASDAQ:GRPN) closed at $8.18. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 194.10% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 39.00%.

Bloomin’ Brands Inc (NASDAQ:BLMN) announced the sale by investment funds advised by Bain Capital Partners, LLC of an aggregate of 18,307,782 shares of the Company’s common stock to J.P. Morgan, as the underwriter in the registered public offering of those shares. The Selling Stockholders will receive all of the proceeds from this offering. No shares are being sold by the Company. Bloomin’ Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLMN) in last trading activity increased 1.58% to close at $25.76. Company weekly performance is 1.42% while its quarterly performance stands at 16.51%. Bloomin’ Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLMN) is -0.88% away from its 52 week high.

On February 19, ENTERCOM COMMUNICATIONS CORP. fourth-quarter net revenues rose 2% to $101.5 million, with adjusted EBITDA up 1% to $33 million, net income rising from $9.5 million to $10.85 million, and adjusted net income up from $11.8 million to $12.6 million (per share up 3% to $0.32). The company also reduced its outstanding debt by $17.4 million, net of cash, during the quarter. On last trading day Entercom Communications Corp. (NYSE:ETM) fell -0.78% to close at $11.38. Its volatility for the week is 4.20% while volatility for the month is 3.75%. ETM’s sales growth for past 5 years was -3.00% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 15.40%. Entercom Communications Corp. (NYSE:ETM) monthly performance is -0.35%.

Synchronoss Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:SNCR) announced that its Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President & Treasurer, Karen Rosenberger; and its Executive Vice President & Chief Technology Officer, Patrick Doran, will present at the Raymond James 36th Annual Institutional Investors Conference being held at the JW Marriott Grande Lakes in Orlando on Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at 8:40 a.m. Eastern Time. Synchronoss Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:SNCR) has 7.90% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 88.10%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $44.26.

Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) announced the Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly cash dividend on Bank of America common stock of $0.05 per share, payable March 27 to shareholders of record as of March 6. On Friday shares of Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) closed at $15.81. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -8.20% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 8.00%.

Top Morning News: Copa Holdings SA (NYSE:CPA), Coach (NYSE:COH), United Therapeutics Corporation (NASDAQ:UTHR), Bloomin’ Brands (NASDAQ:BLMN), Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA)

On 13 February, Copa Holdings SA (NYSE:CPA) posted a 2014 net profit of $371.4 million, a 13.1% drop from Copa’s 2013 net income of $427.5 million. Copa’s consolidated operating revenue for the year grew 4.3% year-over-year (YOY) to $2.72 billion as expenses rose 4.4% to $2.18 billion. Copa’s full-year operating profit was $538.1 million, up 4% YOY. On last trading day Copa Holdings SA (NYSE:CPA) advanced 0.38% to close at $115.60. Its volatility for the week is 3.24% while volatility for the month is 3.21%. CPA’s sales growth for past 5 years was 15.10% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 28.90%. Copa Holdings SA (NYSE:CPA) monthly performance is 3.83%.

Coach, Inc. (NYSE:COH) announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.3375 per common share. The dividend is payable on March 30, 2015 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on March 6, 2015. Coach, Inc. (NYSE:COH) in last trading activity advanced 2.09% to close at $41.54. Company weekly performance is 5.94% while its quarterly performance stands at 18.82%. Coach, Inc. (NYSE:COH) is -16.30% away from its 52 week high.

Analysts at Wedbush set a $171.00 target price on shares of United Therapeutics Corporation (NASDAQ:UTHR) stock in a research report issued to clients and investors on Friday. The firm currently has a “buy” rating on the stock. Wedbush’s price objective points to a potential upside of 9.61% from the company’s current price. On last trading day United Therapeutics Corporation (NASDAQ:UTHR) advanced 0.19% to close at $156.01. Its volatility for the week is 2.58% while volatility for the month is 2.87%. UTHR’s sales growth for past 5 years was 31.70% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 38.20%. United Therapeutics Corporation (NASDAQ:UTHR) monthly performance is 6.35%.

On 19 February, Bloomin’ Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLMN) reported financial results for the 13-week fourth quarter and fiscal year ended December 28, 2014 compared to the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2013. Adjusted net income was $35.5 million versus $34.2 million in the fourth quarter of 2013 and U.S. GAAP Net income attributable to Bloomin’ Brands was $22.4 million versus $59.0 million in the fourth quarter of 2013. Bloomin’ Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLMN) has 0.30% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 92.70%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $25.40.

On 15 February, Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) said that it is racing to finish the design of its Model 3, the “affordable” Tesla, expected to sell in the $30,000 range after government subsidies. Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) has 0.20% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 59.00%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $217.11.

5 Active Stocks: Bellicum Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:BLCM), CollabRx (NASDAQ:CLRX), Bloomin’ Brands (NASDAQ:BLMN), Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (NYSE:CP), EverBank Financial (NYSE:EVER)

Bellicum Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLCM), announced that management presented at the 2015 Leerink Global Healthcare Conference on Wednesday, February 11, 2015 in New York City.On Thursday shares of Bellicum Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLCM) closed at $22.34.

CollabRx, Inc. (NASDAQ:CLRX) announced the pricing of an underwritten public offering of 3,840,000 shares of its common stock and warrants to purchase up to an aggregate of 3,840,000 shares of its common stock at an offering price of $1.25 per common share and $0.0001 per warrant. CollabRx, Inc. (NASDAQ:CLRX) in last trading activity increased 65.79% to close at $1.89. Company weekly performance is -6.19% while its quarterly performance stands at 136.25%. CollabRx, Inc. (NASDAQ:CLRX) is -47.50% away from its 52 week high.

Bloomin’ Brands Inc (NASDAQ:BLMN) reported better-than-expected earnings for the fourth quarter. The Tampa, Florida-based company reported quarterly net income of $22.4 million, or $0.17 per share, versus a year-ago profit of $59 million, or $0.46 per share. Excluding certain items, the company earned $0.28 per share, compared to $0.27 per share. On last trading day Bloomin’ Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLMN) advanced 0.12% to close at $25.48. Its volatility for the week is 3.24% while volatility for the month is 2.97%. BLMN’s sales growth for past 5 years was 0.80% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 17.00%. Bloomin’ Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLMN) monthly performance is 1.55%.

The Board of Directors of Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (NYSE:CP) declared a quarterly dividend of thirty-five cents ($0.35) Canadian per share on the outstanding Common Shares. The dividend is payable on April 27, 2015 to holders of record at the close of business on March 27, 2015. Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (NYSE:CP) has 8.06% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 67.90%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $189.78.

EverBank Financial Corp. (NYSE:EVER) Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.04 per common share, payable on February 20, 2015, to stockholders of record as of February 11, 2015. On last trading day EverBank Financial Corp. (NYSE:EVER) increased 0.88% to close at $18.35. Its volatility for the week is 1.40% while volatility for the month is 1.86%. EVER’s sales growth for past 5 years was 10.70% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 29.70%. EverBank Financial Corp. (NYSE:EVER) monthly performance is 4.14%.

5 Stock in Different Moves: Calithera Biosciences (NASDAQ:CALA), Quicksilver Resources Inc. (NYSE:KWK), Bloomin’ Brands (NASDAQ:BLMN), SeaDrill (NYSE:SDRL), American Tower (NYSE:AMT)

Calithera Biosciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:CALA) announced on 9 December the signing of an exclusive global license agreement with Mars Symbioscience (“Symbioscience”), a division of Mars, Incorporated, granting Calithera rights to research, develop and commercialize Symbioscience’s portfolio of arginase inhibitors, discovered as part of Mars’ cocoa flavanol research program, for use in human healthcare. Calithera Biosciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:CALA) in last trading activity advanced 10.32% to close at $20.20. Company weekly performance is -4.58%. Calithera Biosciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:CALA) is -39.67% away from its 52 week high.

Quicksilver Resources Inc. (NYSE:KWK) on 18 December announced that Vanessa Gomez LaGatta will be the company’s new CFO and treasurer starting Jan. 1. On last trading day Quicksilver Resources Inc. (NYSE:KWK) advanced 10.11% to close at $0.20. Its volatility for the week is 13.29% while volatility for the month is 20.96%. KWK’s sales growth for past 5 years was -6.80% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 19.10%. Quicksilver Resources Inc. (NYSE:KWK) monthly performance is -55.96%.

Bloomin’ Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ: BLMN) on 22 December has appointed MediaVest as its lead agency following a review. MediaVest will be the lead media planning and buying agency for offline and online media activities for Bloomin’ Brands. Pending a signed contract, MediaVest will become the agency of record effective February 5, 2015. Bloomin’ Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLMN) has 0.30% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 94.80%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $24.76.

Goldman Sachs cut shares of Seadrill Limited (NYSE:SDRL) from a neutral rating to a sell rating in a research report sent to investors on Tuesday morning. On Wednesday shares of SeaDrill Limited (NYSE:SDRL) closed at $11.94. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 20.20% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 1.22%.

American Tower Corporation (NYSE:AMT) announced that its Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, Jim Taiclet, is scheduled to present at the 2015 Citi Global Internet, Media & Telecommunications Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada on Tuesday, January 6, 2015 at 12:30 p.m. PT (3:30 p.m. ET). On last trading day American Tower Corporation (NYSE:AMT) decreased -1.48% to close at $98.85. Its volatility for the week is 1.05% while volatility for the month is 1.29%. AMT’s sales growth for past 5 years was 16.10% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 18.90%. American Tower Corporation (NYSE:AMT) monthly performance is -4.12%.

Hot Alert: Amicus Therapeutics (NASDAQ:FOLD), Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC), Boulder Brands (NASDAQ:BDBD), Bloomin’ Brands (NASDAQ:BLMN), Sony Corp (NYSE:SNE)

Amicus Therapeutics (NASDAQ:FOLD) VP Jeff Castelli sold 8,103 shares of the company’s stock on the open market in a transaction dated Tuesday, November 25th. The stock was sold at an average price of $8.00, for a total value of $64,824.00. Following the completion of the sale, the vice president now directly owns 50,000 shares in the company, valued at approximately $400,000. Amicus Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOLD) in last trading activity moved up 2.26% to close at $8.13. Company weekly performance is 24.50% while its quarterly performance stands at 11.83%. Amicus Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOLD) is 1.63% away from its 52 week high.

Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) can continue selling shares in hedge funds and other private offerings after U.S. securities regulators gave the bank a short-term waiver from certain restrictions triggered by a recent fraud settlement. On last trading day Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) moved up 0.06% to close at $17.11. Its volatility for the week is 0.94% while volatility for the month is 1.05%. BAC’s sales growth for past 5 years was -8.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 10.80%. Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) monthly performance is 1.85%.

Boulder Brands Inc (NASDAQ:BDBD) COO James Leighton bought 5,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, November 17th. The stock was purchased at an average price of $9.85 per share, with a total value of $49,250.00. Following the transaction, the chief operating officer now directly owns 156,697 shares in the company, valued at approximately $1,543,465. On last trading day Boulder Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ:BDBD) moved up 0.46% to close at $10.83. Its volatility for the week is 3.88% while volatility for the month is 4.79%. BDBD’s sales growth for past 5 years was 15.80% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 28.80%. Boulder Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ:BDBD) monthly performance is 26.22%.

On November 10, Bloomin’ Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLMN) announced the sale by investment funds advised by Bain Capital Partners, LLC (the “Selling Stockholders”) of an aggregate of 18,307,782 shares of the Company’s common stock to Goldman, Sachs & Co., as the underwriter in the registered public offering of those shares. Bloomin’ Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLMN) has 7.69% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 94.50%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $21.93.

Sony Corp (ADR) (NYSE:SNE) is making big plans to slash its TV and mobile products, in order to focus on its PlayStation 4 video game console. The aim is to increase sales in the videogame aspect of its business by 25 percent over the next three years with attractive plans to bring in over $13 billion or 1.6 trillion yen. Sony Corp (ADR) (NYSE:SNE) in last trading activity decreased -1.09% to close at $21.69. Company weekly performance is 4.23% while its quarterly performance stands at 14.76%. Sony Corp (ADR) (NYSE:SNE) is -1.36% away from its 52 week high.

Hot Watch List: Transocean (NYSE:RIG), Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC), Bloomin’ Brands (NASDAQ:BLMN), NextEra Energy (NYSE:NEE), Hooker Furniture (NASDAQ:HOFT)

On November 18, Transocean Ltd. (NYSE:RIG) issued a monthly Fleet Update Summary which includes new contracts, changes to existing contracts, and changes in estimated planned out-of-service time of 15 or more days since October 15, 2014. The total value of new contracts since the October 15, 2014 Fleet Status Report is approximately $83 million. Transocean Ltd. (NYSE:RIG) in last trading activity decreased -1.13% to close at $25.31. Company weekly performance is -2.09% while its quarterly performance stands at -32.65%. Transocean Ltd. (NYSE:RIG) is -47.08% away from its 52 week high.

Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC) is set to become the first bank to get sign-off from U.S. regulators on its plan for unwinding in a bankruptcy. On last trading day Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC) decreased -0.41% to close at $53.88. Its volatility for the week is 0.85% while volatility for the month is 0.96%. WFC’s sales growth for past 5 years was 6.20% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 40.90%. Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC) monthly performance is 5.71%.

On November 10, Bain Capital Partners will again reduce its stake in Bloomin’ Brands Inc. (NASDAQ:BLMN), the owner of Outback Steakhouse, which said the private-equity firm would sell 18.3 million shares in a public offering. On last trading day Bloomin’ Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLMN) decreased -1.56% to close at $22.11. Its volatility for the week is 2.79% while volatility for the month is 2.93%. BLMN’s sales growth for past 5 years was 0.80% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 17.00%. Bloomin’ Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLMN) monthly performance is 18.93%.

NextEra Energy Inc (NYSE:NEE) CFO Moray P. Dewhurst unloaded 5,000 shares of NextEra Energy stock on the open market in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, November 11th. The stock was sold at an average price of $105.51, for a total value of $527,550.00. Following the sale, the chief financial officer now directly owns 312,465 shares in the company, valued at approximately $32,968,182. NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NEE) has 0.10% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 74.10%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $102.85.

Hooker Furniture Corp. (NASDAQ:HOFT) will present its financial results for its fiscal 2015 third quarter via teleconference and live internet web cast on Wednesday afternoon, December 10 at 1:30 PM Eastern Time. On Tuesday shares of Hooker Furniture Corp. (NASDAQ:HOFT) closed at $15.24. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -2.70% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 17.00%.

Today’s Hot List: Gerdau S.A. (NYSE:GGB), Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE:ABX), Gyrodyne Co. (NASDAQ:GYRO), Bloomin’ Brands (NASDAQ:BLMN), Dipexium Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:DPRX)

Gerdau SA (NYSE:GGB) has been given a “BBB-” credit rating by analysts at Morningstar. The investment research firm’s “BBB-” rating suggests that the company is a moderate default risk. They also gave their stock a three star rating. Gerdau S.A. (NYSE:GGB) in last trading activity moved down -1.71% to close at $4.03. Company weekly performance is -7.99% while its quarterly performance stands at -28.80%. Gerdau S.A. (NYSE:GGB) is -50.85% away from its 52 week high.

Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE:ABX) said Tuesday that it has appointed Shaun Usmar as Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Designate. Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE:ABX) in last trading activity increased 6.58% to close at $13.29. Company weekly performance is 14.18% while its quarterly performance stands at -28.82%. Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE:ABX) is -37.54% away from its 52 week high.

On Nov. 4, Gyrodyne Co. of America Inc. (NASDAQ:GYRO) announced that its board of directors has voted to postpone the special meeting of shareholders until the first half of 2015 at which shareholders will be asked to authorize the previously announced merger of Gyrodyne and Gyrodyne Special Distribution, LLC into Gyrodyne, LLC. With approximately 45% of the outstanding shares voted thus far by delivery of proxy cards, approximately 97% of such shares have been voted in favor of the merger. On last trading day Gyrodyne Co. of America Inc. (NASDAQ:GYRO) moved down -6.04% to close at $4.20. Its volatility for the week is 4.81% while volatility for the month is 2.78%. GYRO’s sales growth for past 5 years was 8.00% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 91.70%. Gyrodyne Co. of America Inc. (NASDAQ:GYRO) monthly performance is -8.69%.

On Nov 04, Bloomin’ Brands Inc. (NASDAQ:BLMN) reported Q3 EPS of $0.10, $0.02 better than the analyst estimate of $0.08. Revenue for the quarter came in at $1.1 billion versus the consensus estimate of $1.04 billion. Bloomin’ Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLMN) has 7.69% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 99.20%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $21.77.

Dipexium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:DPRX), announced that David P. Luci, President & Chief Executive Officer, will present a corporate overview at the Oppenheimer 25th Annual Healthcare Conference in New York City, on Wednesday, December 10, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. Eastern Time. On Tuesday shares of Dipexium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:DPRX) closed at $10.25. Company’s EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 40.00%.