Why Need to Watch: Actinium Pharmaceuticals (NYSEMKT:ATNM), Kinder Morgan (NYSE:KMI), Colfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX), Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX), E-House (China) Holdings (NYSE:EJ)

On Monday shares of Actinium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSEMKT:ATNM) closed at $2.42. On May 13, Actinium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSEMKT:ATNM), announced the appointment of Jeng-Dar Yang, Ph.D. to the position of Vice President of Pharmaceutical Development effective May 4, 2015. Dr. Yang brings with him 23 years of biotechnology experience in increasingly senior roles.

Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE:KMI) in last trading activity moved up 0.49% to close at $42.83. Company weekly performance is 0.45% while its quarterly performance stands at 2.85%. Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE:KMI) is -3.15% away from its 52 week high. Deutsche Bank initiated coverage on Kinder Morgan (NYSE: KMI) with a Buy rating and a price target of $49.

On Monday shares of Colfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX) closed at $51.61. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 54.50% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 7.69%. Colfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX) announced that it has entered into a binding agreement to acquire the Roots(TM) blowers and compressors business unit (“Roots”), also known as Industrial Air & Gas Technologies, from GE Oil & Gas for a cash consideration of $185 million.

Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX) in last trading activity moved up 0.75% to close at $51.18. Company weekly performance is 3.39% while its quarterly performance stands at 11.58%. Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX) is -1.43% away from its 52 week high. Starbucks Coffee Co (NASDAQ:SBUX) on Monday entered into a letter of intent with music streaming service, Spotify, to establish a multi-year relationship that will link its 7,000 company-operated stores in the U.S. and 10 million My Starbucks Rewards loyalty members with Spotify’s more than 60 million global users to offer a unique music ecosystem.

On last trading day E-House (China) Holdings Limited (ADR) (NYSE:EJ) fell -2.53% to close at $6.55. Its volatility for the week is 3.26% while volatility for the month is 4.21%. EJ’s sales growth for past 5 years was 24.70% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -26.50%. E-House (China) Holdings Limited (ADR) (NYSE:EJ) monthly performance is 9.53%. E-House (China) Holdings Limited (NYSE:EJ), announced that it will report its unaudited financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015 before the U.S. markets open on May 19, 2015.

Today’s Hot List: Ariad Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:ARIA), ImmunoGen (NASDAQ:IMGN), UIL Holdings Corporation (NYSE:UIL), Colfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX), CME Group Inc. (NASDAQ:CME)

On Wednesday shares of Ariad Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:ARIA) closed at $8.10. 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) on March 19, 2015, released that it is 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.

ImmunoGen, Inc. (NASDAQ:IMGN) in last trading activity moved down -0.11% to close at $8.94. Company weekly performance is 9.69% while its quarterly performance stands at 48.50%. ImmunoGen, Inc. (NASDAQ:IMGN) is -42.66% away from its 52 week high. ImmunoGen, Inc. (NASDAQ:IMGN) reported a $200 million non-dilutive royalty transaction with funds managed by TPG Special Situations Partners (“TSSP”). In return for the payment to ImmunoGen, TSSP will have the right to receive 100% of the royalty revenue on Kadcyla® commercial sales that would otherwise be paid by Roche to ImmunoGen until TSSP has received a total of either $235 million or $260 million, depending on timing. After this threshold is met, if ever, ImmunoGen will receive 85% of the Kadcyla royalty revenue and TSSP will receive 15% of the Kadcyla royalty revenue until this revenue stream ends. The transaction is subject to the satisfaction of customary closing conditions and is expected to close in early April 2015.

On last trading day UIL Holdings Corporation (NYSE:UIL) moved down -0.70% to close at $51.06. Its volatility for the week is 1.76% while volatility for the month is 1.79%. UIL’s sales growth for past 5 years was 12.70% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 0.00%. UIL Holdings Corporation (NYSE:UIL) monthly performance is 2.18%. Ibedrola, Spain’s largest electricity utility, recently announced the purchase of UIL Holding Corporation (NYSE:UIL) to expand its presence in the United States.

Colfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX) has 8.60% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 87.00%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $47.94. Robert W. Baird assumed coverage on shares of Colfax Corp (NYSE:CFX) in a research note issued to investors on Friday. The firm issued a market perform rating and a $53.00 price target on the stock.

On Wednesday shares of CME Group Inc. (NASDAQ:CME) closed at $94.50. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 3.60% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 13.83%. CME Group Inc. (NASDAQ:CME) won the first round of a battle of two new euro-based cocoa futures contracts against rival exchange ICE Futures. More than 200 lots traded through the CME contract on Monday, marking the exchange’s entry into deliverable soft commodities as it seeks to break ICE’s dominance of cocoa futures trading.

Top Wall Street Stories: Boston Properties Inc. (NYSE:BXP), Flex Pharma (NASDAQ:FLKS), Mad Catz Interactive Inc. (NYSEMKT:MCZ), Colfax (NYSE:CFX), CME Group (NASDAQ:CME)

Boston Properties Inc. (NYSE:BXP) has 0.70% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 97.80%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $139.71. Boston Properties, Inc. (NYSE: BXP) announced that it will release financial results for the First Quarter on Monday, April 27, 2015 after the close of trading on the New York Stock Exchange. The Company will host a conference call and audio web cast, both open to the general public, at 10:00 A.M. Eastern Time on Tuesday, April 28, 2015 to discuss the financial results of the First Quarter and provide a Company update.

Flex Pharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:FLKS) in last trading activity advanced 1.12% to close at $19.82. Company weekly performance is -1.15%. Flex Pharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:FLKS) is -15.15% away from its 52 week high. Flex Pharma (NASDAQ:FLKS)‘s stock had its “overweight” rating reaffirmed by equities researchers at Piper Jaffray in a research report issued on Wednesday.

On last trading day Mad Catz Interactive Inc. (NYSEMKT:MCZ) advanced 2.41% to close at $0.38. Its volatility for the week is 9.19% while volatility for the month is 8.98%. MCZ’s sales growth for past 5 years was -4.40% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 27.30%. Mad Catz Interactive Inc. (NYSEMKT:MCZ) monthly performance is -2.85%. On 25 March, Mad Catz Interactive, Inc. (NYSE MKT: MCZ), announced that it has entered into a securities purchase agreement with certain institutional investors to sell 8,980,773 shares of its common stock and warrants to purchase up to 4,490,387 shares of its common stock.

Colfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX) has 8.60% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 87.00%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $47.94. Robert W. Baird assumed coverage on shares of Colfax Corp (NYSE:CFX) in a research note issued to investors on Friday. The firm issued a market perform rating and a $53.00 price target on the stock.

On Wednesday shares of CME Group Inc. (NASDAQ:CME) closed at $94.50. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 3.60% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 13.83%. CME Group Inc. (NASDAQ:CME) won the first round of a battle of two new euro-based cocoa futures contracts against rival exchange ICE Futures. More than 200 lots traded through the CME contract on Monday, marking the exchange’s entry into deliverable soft commodities as it seeks to break ICE’s dominance of cocoa futures trading.

Today’s Watch List: SAExploration Holdings (NASDAQ:SAEX), EMC Corporation (NYSE:EMC), Colfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX), Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK), Numerex Corp. (NASDAQ:NMRX)

On Friday shares of SAExploration Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:SAEX) closed at $3.50.SAExploration Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:SAEX) repoted a net loss for the quarter ended Dec. 31, 2014. The company has made a net loss of $18.90 million, or $ 1.27 a share in the quarter, against a net profit of $4.51 million, or $0.34 a share in the last year period. On an adjusted basis, net loss for the quarter stood at $6.74 million, or $0.45 a share compared with a net loss of $0.92 million, or $0.07 a share in the last year period.

EMC Corporation (NYSE:EMC) in last trading activity decreased -2.48% to close at $25.17. Company weekly performance is -5.73% while its quarterly performance stands at -17.66%. EMC Corporation (NYSE:EMC) is -18.28% away from its 52 week high. EMC Corporation (NYSE:EMC) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 30, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.115 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 23, 2015. Shareholders who purchased EMC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.

On last trading day Colfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX) moved up 0.23% to close at $47.68. Its volatility for the week is 2.35% while volatility for the month is 2.24%. CFX’s sales growth for past 5 years was 54.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 40.60%. Colfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX) monthly performance is -10.39%. Zacks reiterated their sell rating on shares of Colfax Corp (NYSE:CFX) in a research report sent to investors on Friday morning. The firm currently has a $47.00 price target on the stock.

Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK) has 3.10% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 55.80%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $49.63. Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK) announced the groundbreaking for the new Eight Flags Energy, LLC (“Eight Flags”) Combined Heat and Power (“CHP”) plant. The groundbreaking ceremony was held yesterday in Fernandina Beach on Amelia Island in Nassau County, Florida. The event was hosted by Chesapeake, its subsidiary, Florida Public Utilities Company (“FPU”), and Rayonier Advanced Materials, Inc and was attended by many state, local and company officials.

On last trading day Numerex Corp. (NASDAQ:NMRX) moved up 0.36% to close at $11.19. Its volatility for the week is 1.78% while volatility for the month is 2.76%. NMRX’s sales growth for past 5 years was 13.10% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 18.10%. Numerex Corp. (NASDAQ:NMRX) monthly performance is -2.01%. On March 24, Numerex Corp. (NASDAQ:NMRX) unveiled a new, economical, unlimited satellite-based solution for tracking critical and high-value assets, dispersed to virtually any location worldwide, with a reporting frequency of as little as every five minutes.

Stocks in Focus: Heidrick & Struggles International Inc. (NASDAQ:HSII), International Business Machines (NYSE:IBM), Colfax (NYSE:CFX), KMG Chemicals (NYSE:KMG), Advanced Micro Devices (NASDAQ:AMD)

Heidrick & Struggles International Inc. (NASDAQ:HSII) announced financial results for its fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2014. Fourth quarter net revenue (revenue before reimbursements) increased 2.8% (approximately 5% on a constant currency basis) to $121.3 million from $118.0 million in the 2013 fourth quarter. On Tuesday shares of Heidrick & Struggles International Inc. (NASDAQ:HSII) closed at $24.61. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -5.60% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 11.50%.

International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) has signed a strategic teaming agreement with Tech Mahindra a specialist in digital transformation, consulting and business re-engineering with $3.5 billion in revenue and over 670 clients across 51 countries. On Tuesday shares of International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) closed at $164.83. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -0.60% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 4.51%.

Zacks reissued their underperform rating on shares of Colfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX) in a research note released on Wednesday morning. They currently have a $47.00 target price on the stock. On last trading day Colfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX) moved up 3.01% to close at $53.47. Its volatility for the week is 2.28% while volatility for the month is 2.99%. CFX’s sales growth for past 5 years was 54.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 40.60%. Colfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX) monthly performance is 18.09%.

KMG Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE:KMG) announced the Company will provide fiscal second quarter financial results on Thursday, March 12, 2015, when the company issues a news release at 4:00 p.m. KMG Chemicals Inc. (NYSE:KMG) has 8.80% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 70.30%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $21.65.

On February 19, Advanced Micro Devices, Inc (NASDAQ:AMD) announced that Panasonic selected AMD FirePro™ M5100 mobile professional graphics to provide users on-the-move with quality, performance and innovation in a variety of work environments in the new Panasonic Toughbook CF-541. Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD) in last trading activity increased 1.63% to close at $3.11. Company quarterly performance stands at 15.61%. Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD) is -35.21% away from its 52 week high.

Stock in News: Delta Air Lines (NYSE:DAL), Mid-Con Energy Partners, LP (NASDAQ:MCEP), Pepsico (NYSE:PEP), Colfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX), Alcatel Lucent (NYSE:ALU)

On 3 February, Delta Air Lines, Inc. (NYSE:DAL) said that it will serve Starbucks brand coffee on all of its flights, growing its existing partnership with the world’s biggest coffee chain. Delta Air Lines, Inc. (NYSE:DAL) in last trading activity fell -1.75% to close at $46.14. Company weekly performance is -8.11% while its quarterly performance stands at 9.26%. Delta Air Lines, Inc. (NYSE:DAL) is -9.64% away from its 52 week high.

Mid-Con Energy Partners, LP (NASDAQ:MCEP) announced that the Board of Directors of its General Partner has approved a cash distribution for the quarter ended December 31, 2014, of $0.125 per unit, or $0.50 per unit on an annualized basis. The distribution will be payable February 13, 2015, to unitholders of record at the close of business on February 6, 2015. Mid-Con Energy Partners, LP (NASDAQ:MCEP) in last trading activity advanced 7.72% to close at $6.70. Company weekly performance is 31.12% while its quarterly performance stands at -62.42%. Mid-Con Energy Partners, LP (NASDAQ:MCEP) is -71.14% away from its 52 week high.

Pepsico, Inc. (NYSE:PEP) has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.655 per share of PepsiCo common stock. The dividend is payable on March 31, 2015, to shareholders of record as of March 6, 2015. This quarterly dividend is a 15 percent increase versus the comparable year-earlier period. On last trading day Pepsico, Inc. (NYSE:PEP) advanced 0.01% to close at $96.61. Its volatility for the week is 1.40% while volatility for the month is 1.53%. PEP’s sales growth for past 5 years was 9.00% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 6.10%. Pepsico, Inc. (NYSE:PEP) monthly performance is 3.86%.

Colfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX) announced its financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2014. For the fourth quarter of 2014, net income was $80.1 million, or $0.64 per dilutive share. Adjusted net income (as defined below) was $89.7 million, or $0.72 per share, which includes a 5 cent per share gain related to the catch-up portion of the enactment of the U.S. tax extenders program in the fourth quarter related to the taxation of certain foreign income in the U.S. during the first three quarters of 2014. Colfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX) has 9.40% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 80.10%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $48.73.

On 26 January, Alcatel Lucent SA (ADR) (NYSE:ALU) said that it has been selected by Vodacom to build a gigabit passive optical networking (GPON) solution to expand the service provider’s customer base in the enterprise and residential markets. Alcatel Lucent SA (ADR) (NYSE:ALU) has institutional ownership stands at 3.50%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $3.67.

Top News: Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE:BSX), Novavax (NASDAQ:NVAX), Colfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX), Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ), First Busey Corporation (NASDAQ:BUSE)

Pierce David A, SVP and President, Endoscopy of Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE:BSX), unloaded 18,612 shares at an average price of $14.31 on January 8, 2015. The total amount of the transaction was worth $266,338, according to the disclosed information with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing. Pierce David A now owns 33,161 shares of Boston Scientific Inc. On Friday shares of Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE:BSX) closed at $14.46. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -2.40% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 10.70%.

Novavax, Inc. (NASDAQ:NVAX) declared that Jill Hoyt has been nominated as VP of Human Resources & Administration. Ms. Hoyt moved into the firm in February 2008 as Executive Director, Human Resources & Administration and has been contributed in the effective growth of the firm. Novavax, Inc. (NASDAQ:NVAX) in last trading activity advanced 9.84% to close at $6.81. Company weekly performance is 7.92% while its quarterly performance stands at 31.72%. Novavax, Inc. (NASDAQ:NVAX) is -2.01% away from its 52 week high.

Colfax Corp (NYSE:CFX) CEO Clay Kiefaber sold 9,208 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Monday, January 12th. The stock was sold at an average price of $47.54, for a total transaction of $437,748.32. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief executive officer now directly owns 108,823 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $5,173,445.42. On last trading day Colfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX) decreased -0.27% to close at $44.72. Its volatility for the week is 3.91% while volatility for the month is 2.88%. CFX’s sales growth for past 5 years was 47.40% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 85.10%. Colfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX) monthly performance is -6.46%.

Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) announced the formation of consortia with leading global research institutions and non-government organizations to work in conjunction with Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies to accelerate the development of its Ebola vaccine regimen. The Innovative Medicines Initiative (IMI) plans to award these consortia grants totaling more than €100 million from the Ebola+ programme to support the development, manufacturing and patient education for the vaccine regimen. On Friday shares of Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) closed at $104.04. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 2.30% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 6.17%.

First Busey Corporation (“Busey”) (NASDAQ:BUSE), the holding company for Busey Bank, on 9 January 2015 announced the completion of its previously announced acquisition of Herget Financial Corp. (“Herget Financial”), the holding company for Herget Bank, National Association (“Herget”). Under the terms of the definitive agreement, First Busey acquired 100% of Herget Financial’s outstanding common stock for aggregate cash consideration of $34.1 million. Busey will operate Herget as a separate banking subsidiary of Busey until it is merged with Busey Bank, which is expected to occur in the late first quarter of 2015. On last trading day First Busey Corporation (NASDAQ:BUSE) advanced 2.96% to close at $6.27. Its volatility for the week is 3.33% while volatility for the month is 2.76%. BUSE’s sales growth for past 5 years was -13.20% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 17.90%. First Busey Corporation (NASDAQ:BUSE) monthly performance is -2.18%.

Traders Should Watch: MeetMe (NASDAQ:MEET), Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA), Colfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX), L-3 Communications Holdings Inc. (NYSE:LLL), Rovi Corporation (NASDAQ:ROVI)

MeetMe, Inc. (NASDAQ:MEET), the public market provider for social discovery, announced that earlier this week it surpassed 1.1 million mobile daily active users (DAU) for the first time ever. On Tuesday shares of MeetMe, Inc. (NASDAQ:MEET) closed at $1.49. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 232.10%.

Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) will host a conference call with the financial community to discuss financial results for the fourth quarter and full year 2014 on Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time (ET). Comcast will issue a press release reporting its results earlier that morning. Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) in last trading activity increased 1.19% to close at $56.84. Company weekly performance is 2.92% while its quarterly performance stands at 10.50%. Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) is -3.77% away from its 52 week high.

Zacks lowered shares of Colfax Corp (NYSE:CFX) from a neutral rating to an underperform rating in a research report released on Tuesday morning. On last trading day Colfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX) increased 0.02% to close at $46.99. Its volatility for the week is 2.30% while volatility for the month is 2.52%. CFX’s sales growth for past 5 years was 47.40% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 85.10%. Colfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX) monthly performance is -2.08%.

L-3 Communications Holdings Inc. (NYSE:LLL) revealed plans of divesting its Marine Systems International (L-3 MSI) business. L-3 Communications Holdings Inc. (NYSE:LLL) has 0.40% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 84.50%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $126.25.

The Securities and Exchange Commission has divulged that Carson Tom, President & CEO of Rovi Corp. (NASDAQ:ROVI), had unloaded 8,765 shares at an average price of $22.17 in a transaction dated on January 5, 2015. The total value of the transaction was worth $194,320. On last trading day Rovi Corporation (NASDAQ:ROVI) fell -0.21% to close at $23.29. Its volatility for the week is 3.34% while volatility for the month is 2.92%. ROVI’s sales growth for past 5 years was 10.40% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 4.30%. Rovi Corporation (NASDAQ:ROVI) monthly performance is 9.09%.

Hot Watch List: Synacor (NASDAQ:SYNC), Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV), Colfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX), Cisco Systems (NASDAQ:CSCO), Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERIC)

Synacor Inc. (Nasdaq:SYNC), the trusted technology, services and revenue partner for video, Internet and communications providers, and device manufacturers, on 17 December 2014 announced it has partnered with BuddyTV to launch new syndicated video content from Synacor airing on BuddyTV’s homepage. Synacor, Inc. (NASDAQ:SYNC) in last trading activity advanced 0.98% to close at $2.07. Company weekly performance is 0.49% while its quarterly performance stands at 12.50%. Synacor, Inc. (NASDAQ:SYNC) is -27.62% away from its 52 week high.

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) has expanded significantly following the acquisition of AirTran by taking over many routes formerly operated by AirTran. With the integration process of the AirTran–Southwest Airlines merger almost over, we believe all eyes will now be set on the integration process of the merger between American Airlines and U.S. Airways. On last trading day Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) fell -2.46% to close at $41.64. Its volatility for the week is 2.23% while volatility for the month is 2.79%. LUV’s sales growth for past 5 years was 9.90% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 34.30%. Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) monthly performance is 1.59%.

Colfax Corp (NYSE:CFX) has been given an average recommendation of “Hold” by the fifteen analysts that are covering the company. Analysts at Deutsche Bank cut their price target on shares of Colfax Corp (NYSE:CFX) from $58.00 to $44.00 in a research note on Wednesday, December 17th. Colfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX) has 9.50% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 80.30%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $49.26.

Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) recently declared a quarterly dividend, which is scheduled for Thursday, January 22nd. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, January 6th will be given a dividend of $0.19 per share. This represents a $0.76 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.67%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Friday, January 2nd. Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) in last trading activity moved down -1.99% to close at $27.06. Company weekly performance is -3.91% while its quarterly performance stands at 7.64%. Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) is -4.71% away from its 52 week high.

Swedish network giant Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERIC) continued its small cell crusade with the announcement of license assisted access (LAA) to its small cell portfolio. This LTE technology allows users to tap into unlicensed spectrum, typically used by wifi, to augment their cellular performance. Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERIC) in last trading activity moved down -1.08% to close at $11.92. Company weekly performance is -3.33% while its quarterly performance stands at -4.41%. Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERIC) is -10.24% away from its 52 week high.

Notable Stocks in Focus: Midstates Petroleum Company (NYSE:MPO), Energy Focus (NASDAQ:EFOI), Colfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX), Foresight Energy (NYSE:FELP), Facebook (NASDAQ:FB)

Howard Weil downgraded shares of Midstates Petroleum Company (NYSE:MPO) from an outperform rating to a sector perform rating in a report issued on Tuesday, TheFlyOnTheWall.com reports. Midstates Petroleum Company, Inc. (NYSE:MPO) in last trading activity moved up 25.53% to close at $1.77. Company weekly performance is 65.42% while its quarterly performance stands at -71.36%. Midstates Petroleum Company, Inc. (NYSE:MPO) is -76.40% away from its 52 week high.

Energy Focus Inc., (NASDAQ:EFOI) a leader in light-emitting diode (LED) lighting technologies, announced Dec. 16 that it has received a $5.9 million order for the U.S. Navy. This order is expected to be delivered throughout the first half of 2015. On last trading day Energy Focus, Inc. (NASDAQ:EFOI) decreased -6.36% to close at $4.86. Its volatility for the week is 8.30% while volatility for the month is 9.45%. EFOI’s sales growth for past 5 years was 1.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 30.50%. Energy Focus, Inc. (NASDAQ:EFOI) monthly performance is -3.38%.

Colfax Corporation (NYSE: CFX), a leading global manufacturer of gas- and fluid-handling and fabrication technology products and services, on 15 December announced that Terry Ross has been named Vice President, Investor Relations reporting to Scott Brannan, SVP and CFO of Colfax. In this role Terry will be responsible for all IR initiatives including quarterly results and corporate announcements, investor outreach and marketing efforts. Terry will work closely with Scott Brannan over the coming months to transition the primary IR contact role.On last trading day Colfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX) moved up 4.20% to close at $51.59. Its volatility for the week is 3.54% while volatility for the month is 2.48%. CFX’s sales growth for past 5 years was 47.40% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 85.10%. Colfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX) monthly performance is 0.02%.

Foresight Energy LP (NYSE:FELP) has 72.60% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 44.10%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $16.59.

Facebook Inc’s (NASDAQ:FB) ever-populous social networking site may be getting boring for teenagers between the ages of 13 and 17, according to a report by Frank N. Magid Associates Inc. On Friday shares of Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) closed at $79.88. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 96.00% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 36.42%.