Morning Buzz: Genocea Biosciences (NASDAQ:GNCA), Celldex Therapeutics (NASDAQ:CLDX), Ecopetrol SA (NYSE:EC), CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust, (NYSE:CORR), JA Solar Holdings (NASDAQ:JASO)

On Monday shares of Genocea Biosciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GNCA) closed at $10.22. Needham analyst Alan Carr reiterated a Buy rating on Genocea Biosciences (NASDAQ:GNCA) and set a price target of $22. The company’s shares opened today at $9.58.

Celldex Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:CLDX) in last trading activity moved up 1.74% to close at $26.26. Company weekly performance is 2.30% while its quarterly performance stands at 22.48%. Celldex Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:CLDX) is -19.99% away from its 52 week high. Celldex Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: CLDX) announced on 13 May, that several clinical programs, including the Phase 2 ReACT study of RINTEGA® (rindopepimut) in patients with recurrent glioblastoma (GBM), will be presented at the 2015 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting in Chicago.

On last trading day Ecopetrol SA (NYSE:EC) fell -2.70% to close at $15.87. Its volatility for the week is 3.78% while volatility for the month is 3.20%. EC’s sales growth for past 5 years was 18.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 5.30%. Ecopetrol SA (NYSE:EC) monthly performance is -3.88%. On 14 May, Ecopetrol SA (NYSE:EC) said first-quarter profit fell 91 percent from a year earlier as the slump in oil prices weighed on the company. Net income for the group dropped to 355.9 billion pesos ($149 million), from 4.06 trillion pesos a year earlier, Bogota-based Ecopetrol said Tuesday in a statement after markets closed. That missed the expectation for profit excluding one-time items of 467.5 billion pesos, the average of three analysts’ estimates compiled by Bloomberg.

CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust, (NYSE:CORR) has 0.30% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 51.60%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $6.78. CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust (NYSE:CORR) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 13, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.135 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 29, 2015.

On Monday shares of JA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd. (NASDAQ:JASO) closed at $9.50. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 24.50% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 22.00%. JA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd. (NASDAQ:JASO) said Monday that its first-quarter profit more than halved, as cell shipments plunged and shipments in China and the Americas declined.

Trader’s Watch List: Progenics Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:PGNX), SunEdison (NYSE:SUNE), Kinder Morgan (NYSE:KMI), CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust, (NYSE:CORR), Howard Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:HBMD)

On Tuesday shares of Progenics Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:PGNX) closed at $5.38. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -1.90% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 25.00%. On April 24, Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (NYSE:VRX) and Progenics Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:PGNX) announced that the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) of the European Medicines Agency (EMA) has adopted a positive opinion recommending a new indication for RELISTOR® (methylnaltrexone bromide) Subcutaneous Injection for the treatment of opioid-induced constipation (OIC) when response to laxative therapy has not been sufficient in adult patients, aged 18 years and older.

SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE:SUNE) in last trading activity remains unchanged to close at $25.95. Company weekly performance is -2.85% while its quarterly performance stands at 30.86%. SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE:SUNE) is -6.45% away from its 52 week high. SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE:SUNE), completed two power plants in eastern Ontario with a total of 35.7 megawatts of capacity. The company connected to the grid the 17.8-megawatt Solar Spirit project, owned by BluEarth Renewables Inc., and the 17.9-megawatt Bruining project, owned by Firelight Infrastructure Partners LP, Maryland Heights, Missouri-based SunEdison said Tuesday in a statement.

On last trading day Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE:KMI) moved down -2.06% to close at $43.20. Its volatility for the week is 1.42% while volatility for the month is 1.33%. KMI’s sales growth for past 5 years was 18.70% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 20.80%. Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE:KMI) monthly performance is 4.68%. April 20, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced it has completed discussions with Kinder Morgan Inc. (NYSE:KMI) to explore the redevelopment of HII’s Avondale shipyard in Louisiana. Since April 2014, HII and Kinder Morgan have evaluated best-use opportunities for the facility, and have mutually decided not to move forward with a joint venture.

CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust, (NYSE:CORR) has 0.30% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 53.70%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $6.99. CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust, Inc. (NYSE:CORR) announced it will report earnings results for its first quarter ended March 31, 2015, on Monday, May 11, 2015.

On last trading day Howard Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:HBMD) moved down -4.23% to close at $13.12. Its volatility for the week is 2.72% while volatility for the month is 0.93%. HBMD’s sales growth for past 5 years was 13.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 36.10%. Howard Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:HBMD) monthly performance is -5.81%. Howard Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:HBMD), reported its financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2015. Total loans held for investment increased by nearly $154 million from a year ago, or 37%, to $570 million, of which 22% is attributable to the NBRS transaction and 15% is attributable to organic growth. Noninterest income also increased dramatically, from $623 thousand for the first quarter of 2014 to $2.3 million for the first quarter of 2015, an increase of $1.7 million or 277%, primarily as a result of our mortgage banking operations.

Hot News: General Motors Company (NYSE:GM), Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (NYSE:FCAU), Acuity Brands (NYSE:AYI), CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust, (NYSE:CORR)

On Wednesday shares of General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) closed at $36.74. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 8.30% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 17.86%. General Motors Co. (NYSE:GM) reported that its Chevrolet, GMC, Buick and Cadillac dealers in the United States delivered 249,875 vehicles in March 2015, down 2.4 percent year over year. Retail sales were 182,710; down 5.0% year-over-year.

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (NYSE:FCAU) in last trading activity moved up 0.31% to close at $16.36. Company weekly performance is 0.25% while its quarterly performance stands at 38.88%. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (NYSE:FCAU) is -4.22% away from its 52 week high. Automaker FCA US LLC, owned by Italy-based Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (NYSE:FCAU), reported Wednesday a two percent increase in total U.S. sales for the month of March, marking the 60th consecutive month of year-over-year sales gains, reflecting sales growth in three of its five brands. The company also recorded the best March sales since 2007.

On last trading day Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE:AYI) moved down -0.04% to close at $168.09. Its volatility for the week is 3.50% while volatility for the month is 2.30%. AYI’s sales growth for past 5 years was 7.60% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 15.00%. Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE:AYI) monthly performance is 5.12%. Acuity Brands Inc. (NYSE:AYI) on Wednesday reported fiscal second-quarter net income of $46.4 million. The Atlanta-based company said it had net income of $1.07 per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, were $1.08 per share.The results exceeded Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of nine analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.06 per share.

CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust, (NYSE:CORR) has 0.30% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 53.10%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $6.96. CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust, Inc. (NYSE:CORR) announced that its 2015 Annual Meeting will be held on Tuesday, May 19, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. Central Time. The meeting will be held at 1100 Walnut Street, Kansas City, Missouri in the Marquise room on the fourth floor. The Board of Directors has established April 6 as the record date for determining stockholders entitled to vote at the Annual Meeting.

Sizzling Stocks: American Realty Capital Properties (NASDAQ:ARCP), Kinross Gold Corporation (NYSE:KGC), CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust (NYSE:CORR), Galena Biopharma (NASDAQ:GALE), MannKind (NASDAQ:MNKD)

American Realty Capital Properties, Inc. (NASDAQ:ARCP) announced a cash dividend. Payment of $0.1395833 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 16, 2015. Shareholders who purchased ARCPP stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 12th quarter that ARCPP has paid the same dividend. On Monday shares of American Realty Capital Properties, Inc. (NASDAQ:ARCP) closed at $9.32. Company’s EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 3.00%.

Kinross Gold Corporation (NYSE:KGC) will release its fourth quarter and 2014 full-year financial statements and operating results on Tuesday, February 10, 2015, after market close. Kinross Gold Corporation (NYSE:KGC) in last trading activity increased 0.29% to close at $3.40. Company weekly performance is 0.29% while its quarterly performance stands at 36.55%. Kinross Gold Corporation (NYSE:KGC) is -37.50% away from its 52 week high.

CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust, Inc. (NYSE:CORR) announced that its Board of Directors declared the Company’s 2014 fourth quarter dividend of $0.130 per share. The fourth quarter dividend is payable on February 27, 2015 to shareholders of record on February 13, 2015. On last trading day CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust, Inc. (NYSE:CORR) increased 0.46% to close at $6.58. Its volatility for the week is 2.90% while volatility for the month is 2.81%. CORR’s EPS growth for past 5 years was -39.32%. CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust, Inc. (NYSE:CORR) monthly performance is 1.54%.

On 20 January, Galena Biopharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:GALE) announced it has hired Joseph Lasaga as Vice President, Business Development and Alliance Management, reporting to the President and CEO. Galena Biopharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:GALE) in last trading activity advanced 3.07% to close at $1.68. Company weekly performance is -2.33% while its quarterly performance stands at -23.98%. Galena Biopharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:GALE) is -69.34% away from its 52 week high.

MLV & Co set a $7.00 price objective on shares of MannKind Corp. (NASDAQ:MNKD) stock in a research note issued on Friday. The firm currently has a “hold” rating on the stock. MLV & Co ‘s price objective points to a potential upside of 29.87% from the stock’s previous close. On last trading day MannKind Corp. (NASDAQ:MNKD) increased 1.26% to close at $6.43. Its volatility for the week is 6.12% while volatility for the month is 5.46%. MNKD’s EPS growth for past 5 years was 26.50%. MannKind Corp. (NASDAQ:MNKD) monthly performance is 23.30%.

5 Active Stocks: McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE:MCD), Vale S.A. (NYSE:VALE), First Citizens Banc Corp. (NASDAQ:FCZA), CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust (NYSE:CORR), Carpenter Technology (NYSE:CRS)

On Jan 29, McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE:MCD), fresh off one of its worst financial years in decades, on Wednesday said Chief Executive Officer Don Thompson would leave at the end of February and be succeeded by Chief Brand Officer Steve Easterbrook. On Friday shares of McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE:MCD) closed at $92.44. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 3.80% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 4.17%.

On Jan 30, Brazilian miner Vale S.A. (NYSE:VALE) proposed on Friday to pay dividends of $2 billion this year, less than half the $4.2 billion it distributed in 2014, amid falling prices of iron ore and other base metals. Vale S.A. (NYSE:VALE) in last trading activity moved up 1.74% to close at $7.03. Company weekly performance is -10.45% while its quarterly performance stands at -31.08%. Vale S.A. (NYSE:VALE) is -53.04% away from its 52 week high.

On Jan. 23, First Citizens Banc Corp. (NASDAQ:FCZA)Chairman, President and CEO, has announced plans for renaming the corporation and its banking subsidiary, The Citizens Banking Company. The corporation will begin by introducing the bank’s new name, Civista Bank, to customers the week of January 26 and will complete the holding company’s name change during the second quarter of 2015. On last trading day First Citizens Banc Corp. (NASDAQ:FCZA) fell -0.78% to close at $10.19. Its volatility for the week is 0.98% while volatility for the month is 1.03%. FCZA’s sales growth for past 5 years was -6.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 16.30%. First Citizens Banc Corp. (NASDAQ:FCZA) monthly performance is 0.20%.

On Jan 23, Kansas City-based CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust Inc. plans raise about $50 million to repay debt incurred for a recent acquisition and for “general corporate purposes.” CorEnergy Infrastructure (NYSE:CORR) is the first publicly listed Real Estate Investment Trust focused on acquiring energy infrastructure assets, such as pipelines, storage tanks, transmission lines and gathering systems. CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust, Inc. (NYSE:CORR) has 0.30% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 33.00%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $6.55.

Carpenter Technology Corp. (NYSE:CRS), which produces and distributes premium alloys, on Jan 28, said net income for the second quarter fell to $24.1 million from $29.5 million in the prior year. Earnings per share were $0.45, compared to $0.55 last year. On last trading day Carpenter Technology Corp. (NYSE:CRS) moved up 2.49% to close at $37.94. Its volatility for the week is 5.53% while volatility for the month is 3.67%. CRS’s sales growth for past 5 years was 9.80% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 18.00%. Carpenter Technology Corp. (NYSE:CRS) monthly performance is -23.00%.

Must Watch These 5 Stocks: BlackBerry Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY), Intel (NASDAQ:INTC), Petroleo Brasileiro Petrobras (NYSE:PBR), Gulf Island Fabrication (NASDAQ:GIFI), CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust (NYSE:CORR)

BlackBerry Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY) CEO John Chen has a request to legislators that appears to be a frantic move to salvage his company: Expand net neutrality’s definition to guarantee an open mobile app ecosystem. On Friday shares of BlackBerry Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY) closed at $10.70. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -9.20% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 54.20%.

UAE-based Etisalat Group, a leading telecom operator, is partnering with Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) to transform education solutions in the region with programmes which consist of a holistic approach. The collaboration was announced at Bett 2015, which took place in London, and formalizes both companies’ commitments to enhance student learning through ICT integration. Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) in last trading activity decreased -1.26% to close at $36.44. Company weekly performance is 0.70% while its quarterly performance stands at 13.68%. Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) is -3.84% away from its 52 week high.

Petroleo Brasileiro Petrobras SA (ADR) (NYSE:PBR) revealed Wednesday that technology adapted for pre-salt depths replaces the use of drilling ships, cuts ocean descent times and saves $5 million per well. On Friday shares of Petroleo Brasileiro Petrobras SA (ADR) (NYSE:PBR) closed at $7.25. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 3.60% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 19.30%.

Gulf Island Fabrication Inc. (NASDAQ:GIFI), a Houma, La., shipyard with extensive experience in the offshore oil and gas industry, started building the jackets this month, and they will be shipped in pieces to Rhode Island this summer. Specialty Diving Services, of North Kingstown, will also make components for the foundations. Gulf Island Fabrication Inc. (NASDAQ:GIFI) has 0.50% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 80.80%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $16.72.

Kansas City-based CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust Inc. (NYSE:CORR) plans raise about $50 million to repay debt incurred for a recent acquisition and for “general corporate purposes.” CorEnergy Infrastructure (NYSE: CORR) is the first publicly listed Real Estate Investment Trust focused on acquiring energy infrastructure assets, such as pipelines, storage tanks, transmission lines and gathering systems. On last trading day CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust, Inc. (NYSE:CORR) advanced 2.58% to close at $6.75. Its volatility for the week is 2.99% while volatility for the month is 2.72%. CORR’s EPS growth for past 5 years was -39.32%. CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust, Inc. (NYSE:CORR) monthly performance is 7.14%.

Notable Moves: Navidea Biopharmaceuticals, Inc (NYSEMKT:NAVB), Newfield Exploration Co. (NYSE:NFX), Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF), CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust (NYSE:CORR), Ariad Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:ARIA)

Navidea Biopharmaceuticals (NYSE MKT:NAVB) on 5 January 2015 announced that it has strengthened its management team with the appointments of Thomas J. Klima as Senior Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer and Michael Tomblyn M.D. M.S. as Executive Medical Director. On Friday shares of Navidea Biopharmaceuticals, Inc (NYSEMKT:NAVB) closed at $1.72. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -32.10%.

Newfield Exploration Co. (NYSE:NFX) has concluded its marketing process for its China business and now plans to retain the assets, the company said in a news release. For financial purposes, the China business will be reclassified as “continuing operations” in fourth-quarter 2014. “The recent and significant pull back in global oil prices created headwinds for our China sales process,” Larry Massaro, Newfield’s executive vice president and CFO, said in the release. Newfield Exploration Co. (NYSE:NFX) in last trading activity increased 10.13% to close at $25.88. Company weekly performance is 5.63% while its quarterly performance stands at -5.58%. Newfield Exploration Co. (NYSE:NFX) is -43.03% away from its 52 week high.

Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF)’s Director Hector M. Nevares sold 36,159 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, December 30th. The stock was sold at an average price of $19.35, for a total value of $699,676.65. On last trading day Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF) increased 0.65% to close at $18.72. Its volatility for the week is 1.83% while volatility for the month is 2.28%. DF’s sales growth for past 5 years was -6.10% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 7.30%. Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF) monthly performance is 5.82%.

The Securities and Exchange Commission has divulged in a Form 4 filing that the President & CEO of CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust Inc. (NYSE:CORR), Schulte David J had purchased shares worth of $30,000 in a transaction dated on December 16, 2014. A total of 5,000 shares were purchased at a price of $6 per share. CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust, Inc. (NYSE:CORR) has 0.30% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 32.20%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $6.56.

Ariad Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:ARIA) Director Sarah J. Schlesinger bought 2,600 shares of Ariad Pharmaceuticals stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, January 14th. The shares were purchased at an average price of $6.61 per share, for a total transaction of $17,186.00. On Friday shares of Ariad Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:ARIA) closed at $6.24. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 45.10% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 41.40%.

Big Movers: Corning Inc. (NYSE:GLW), Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC), CYREN (NASDAQ:CYRN), CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust (NYSE:CORR), Groupon (NASDAQ:GRPN)

The Corning Incorporated (NYSE:GLW) plant in Harrodsburg makes the Gorilla glass used in iPhones. Corning Inc. (NYSE:GLW) in last trading activity increased 0.43% to close at $23.32. Company weekly performance is 5.14% while its quarterly performance stands at 17.96%. Corning Inc. (NYSE:GLW) is -0.30% away from its 52 week high.

Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) announced that the upside trigger on its 2.95 percent junior subordinated convertible debentures, which were issued in 2005 and due 2035 , has been met for the six-month interest payment period from Dec. On last trading day Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) increased 0.29% to close at $37.55. Its volatility for the week is 1.55% while volatility for the month is 1.80%. INTC’s sales growth for past 5 years was 7.00% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 15.50%. Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) monthly performance is 3.39%.

Cyren Ltd (NASDAQ:CYRN) disclosed that its embedded technology would be deployed in China-based Bangcle to protect mobile apps against the latest threats. The partnership news has had its impact in the stock market as the stock price jumped by as much as 10% with a significant surge in volume. On last trading day CYREN Ltd. (NASDAQ:CYRN) increased 1.71% to close at $1.78. Its volatility for the week is 9.79% while volatility for the month is 9.56%. CYRN’s sales growth for past 5 years was 18.00% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -46.50%. CYREN Ltd. (NASDAQ:CYRN) monthly performance is 13.38%.

Corenergy Infrastructure Trust (NASDAQ:CORR) CEO David J. Schulte acquired 5,000 shares of the stock on the open market in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, December 16th. The stock was purchased at an average price of $6.00 per share, with a total value of $30,000.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief executive officer now directly owns 34,242 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $205,452. CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust, Inc. (NYSE:CORR) has 0.30% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 32.50%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $6.46.

Groupon Inc. (NASDAQ:GRPN) CEO Eric P. Lefkofsky sold 454,166 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, December 15th. The shares were sold at an average price of $7.18, for a total transaction of $3,260,911.88. Following the sale, the chief executive officer now directly owns 531,455 shares in the company, valued at approximately $3,815,847. On last trading day Groupon, Inc. (NASDAQ:GRPN) advanced 3.17% to close at $8.14. Its volatility for the week is 3.87% while volatility for the month is 4.06%. Groupon, Inc. (NASDAQ:GRPN) monthly performance is 7.96%.

Top Stocks: VeriSign (NASDAQ:VRSN), Petroleo Brasileiro Petrobras SA (ADR) (NYSE:PBR), The Charles Schwab (NYSE:SCHW), Eagle Materials (NYSE:EXP), CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust (NYSE:CORR)

On December 2, VeriSign, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSN) announced four million domain names were added to the Internet in the second quarter of 2014, bringing the total number of registered domain names to 280 million worldwide across all top-level domains (TLDs) as of June 30, 2014, according to the latest Domain Name Industry Brief. VeriSign, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSN) in last trading activity moved down -0.37% to close at $58.82. Company weekly performance is -2.13% while its quarterly performance stands at 3.47%. VeriSign, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSN) is -6.58% away from its 52 week high.

On December 2, Things are not looking good for Petroleo Brasileiro Petrobras SA (ADR) (NYSE:PBR). The recent corruption scandal has put severe pressure on the state-owned integrated oil and gas company. Several executives have been arrested; the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is now involved, and the scope of the investigation has been expanded. On last trading day Petroleo Brasileiro Petrobras SA (ADR) (NYSE:PBR) moved down -1.01% to close at $8.82. Its volatility for the week is 3.56% while volatility for the month is 5.02%. PBR’s sales growth for past 5 years was 3.60% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -16.90%. Petroleo Brasileiro Petrobras SA (ADR) (NYSE:PBR) monthly performance is -20.97%.

Charles Schwab Corporation (NYSE:SCHW) major shareholder Charles R. Schwab sold 500,000 shares of Charles Schwab Corp stock on the open market in a transaction dated Wednesday, November 12th. The stock was sold at an average price of $28.90, for a total value of $14,450,000.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the insider now directly owns 675,480 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $19,521,372. On last trading day The Charles Schwab Corporation (NYSE:SCHW) increased 3.31% to close at $29.97. Its volatility for the week is 2.35% while volatility for the month is 1.57%. SCHW’s sales growth for past 5 years was 0.40% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -6.00%. The Charles Schwab Corporation (NYSE:SCHW) monthly performance is 4.13%.

Eagle Materials Inc (NYSE:EXP) announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, November 13th, AnalystRatings.Netreports. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 19th will be paid a dividend of 0.10 per share on Friday, January 23rd. This represents a $0.40 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.47%. Eagle Materials Inc. (NYSE:EXP) has 0.60% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 97.20%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $81.24.

Corenergy Infrastructure Trust Inc. (NYSE:CORR) CAO Rebecca M. Sandring purchased 6,280 shares of the company’s stock on the open market in a transaction dated Monday, December 1st. The stock was purchased at an average cost of $6.41 per share, for a total transaction of $40,254.80. Following the transaction, the chief accounting officer now directly owns 8,780 shares in the company, valued at approximately $56,280. On Friday shares of CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust, Inc. (NYSE:CORR) closed at $6.49. Company’s EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 2.00%.

Top Stories: Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB), General Electric Company (NYSE:GE), CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust (NYSE:CORR), MYR Group (NASDAQ:MYRG), Oculus Innovative Sciences (NASDAQ:OCLS)

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) CEO Mark Zuckerberg has explained the reason behind the company’s decision to split Facebook and Facebook Messenger into two different mobile apps. Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) in last trading activity decreased -0.79% to close at $75.00. Company weekly performance is 1.52% while its quarterly performance stands at 2.98%. Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) is -7.59% away from its 52 week high.

On 6 November General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) said it plans to begin construction of a 100 MW wind power farm in Kenya early next year and expects it to be up and running within 18 months after that. On last trading day General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) increased 0.23% to close at $26.47. Its volatility for the week is 1.09% while volatility for the month is 1.54%. GE’s sales growth for past 5 years was -4.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -3.80%. General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) monthly performance is 9.06%.

CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust, Inc. (NYSE:CORR) announced that its Board of Directors declared the Company’s third quarter 2014 dividend of $0.130 per share. CorEnergy has also reiterated annualized dividend guidance of no less than $0.52 per share. The third quarter dividend is payable on November 28, 2014 to shareholders of record on November 14, 2014. On last trading day CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust, Inc. (NYSE:CORR) decreased -0.27% to close at $7.46. Its volatility for the week is 3.16% while volatility for the month is 3.14%. CORR’s EPS growth for past 5 years was -40.25%. CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust, Inc. (NYSE:CORR) monthly performance is 3.61%.

On 5 November MYR Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:MYRG) announced its third-quarter and first nine-months 2014 financial results. Q3 2014 revenues of $248.5 million compared to $232.9 million for the same period last year, an increase of 6.7 percent. MYR Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:MYRG) has 1.50% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 90.20%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $27.51.

Oculus Innovative Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:OCLS) announced that the financial results for its fiscal second quarter 2015, ended September 30, 2014, will be released after the U.S. markets close on November 13, 2014. The earnings release will be followed by a conference call at 1:30 p.m. PT (4:30 p.m. ET) on November 13, 2014, to discuss fiscal second quarter results. On Monday shares of Oculus Innovative Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:OCLS) closed at $1.79. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 20.50%.