Don’t Miss: First Solar (NASDAQ:FSLR), MetLife (NYSE:MET), Boulder Brands (NASDAQ:BDBD), Timberline Resources Corporation (NYSEMKT:TLR), SolarWinds (NYSE:SWI)

On Friday shares of First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR) closed at $57.34. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 10.40% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as -0.70%. First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR) reported a first-quarter net loss of $62.3 million or $0.62 per share, compared to net income of $112.0 million or $1.10 per share, prior year.

MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET) in last trading activity increased 1.36% to close at $51.99. Company weekly performance is 2.63% while its quarterly performance stands at 12.61%. MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET) is -8.15% away from its 52 week high. On April 28, MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET) said its board raised the life insurer’s quarterly dividend by 7.1%, marking the third year in a row the payout to shareholders has been boosted. MetLife, the largest life insurer in the U.S. by assets, said the dividend will rise to 37.5 cents a share, an increase of 2.5 cents a share.

On last trading day Boulder Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ:BDBD) fell -0.73% to close at $9.47. Its volatility for the week is 3.41% while volatility for the month is 3.17%. BDBD’s sales growth for past 5 years was 16.60% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 26.42%. Boulder Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ:BDBD) monthly performance is -0.11%. On April 30, Securities lawyers at Dunnam & Dunnam are investigating allegations for Boulder Brands, Inc. shareholders (NASDAQ:BDBD). Boulder Brands updated guidance on October 22, 2014, stating that “the mix shift of our fast-growing, lower margin Natural segment is significantly outpacing our higher margin Balance segment and is therefore putting increased pressure on our gross margins.” On this news, Boulder Brands’ share dropped dramatically.

Timberline Resources Corporation (NYSEMKT:TLR) has 1.20% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 1.00%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $0.68. On April 27, Timberline Resources Corporation (NYSEMKT:TLR) report the results of a positive Preliminary Economic Assessment (“PEA”) carried out on the Company’s recently optioned Talapoosa project (“Talapoosa”) located in western Nevada. Timberline holds a 30-month option to purchase 100% of Talapoosa.

On last trading day SolarWinds, Inc. (NYSE:SWI) fell -0.53% to close at $48.52. Its volatility for the week is 2.85% while volatility for the month is 1.89%. SWI’s sales growth for past 5 years was 29.80% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 14.40%. SolarWinds, Inc. (NYSE:SWI) monthly performance is -5.35%. On April 30, SolarWinds, Inc. (NYSE:SWI), has acquired Seattle-based Papertrail, a small, cloud-centric information technology company, for $41 million.

Worth Watching Stocks: Actinium Pharmaceuticals (NYSEMKT:ATNM), First Solar (NASDAQ:FSLR), Parker Drilling Co. (NYSE:PKD), Avis Budget Group (NASDAQ:CAR)

On Friday shares of Actinium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSEMKT:ATNM) closed at $2.52. On April 29, Actinium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSEMKT:ATNM) will be a sponsor of the upcoming 9th Symposium on Targeted Alpha Therapy, to be held in Warsaw, Poland on May 19-21. The symposium is jointly organized by the Institute for Transuranium Elements of the European Commission, the Medical University Warsaw and Eckert & Ziegler Eurotope. Other sponsors include the U.S. Department of Energy Office of Science.

First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR) in last trading activity moved down -3.90% to close at $57.34. Company weekly performance is -9.60% while its quarterly performance stands at 35.49%. First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR) is -22.28% away from its 52 week high. After two years of operating solar-powered microgrids in four remote villages in Kenya, First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR) and Powerhive Inc. are committing to a major expansion. Powerhive expects to offer electricity to more than 200,000 homes in Kenya from off-grid solar systems, the Berkeley, California-based microgrid developer said in a statement on April 29.

On last trading day Parker Drilling Co. (NYSE:PKD) moved down -1.60% to close at $3.69. Its volatility for the week is 6.07% while volatility for the month is 5.86%. PKD’s sales growth for past 5 years was 5.20% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 18.90%. Parker Drilling Co. (NYSE:PKD) monthly performance is 6.96%. Parker Drilling Company (NYSE:PKD) was downgraded by analysts at Sidoti from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Wednesday, TheFlyOnTheWall.com reports.

On last trading day Avis Budget Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:CAR) increased 2.21% to close at $55.33. Its volatility for the week is 1.77% while volatility for the month is 2.34%. CAR’s sales growth for past 5 years was 10.60% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 46.80%. Avis Budget Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:CAR) monthly performance is -5.83%. On April 30, Avis Budget Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:CAR), announced that it has acquired 100% ownership of its licensee in Brazil by purchasing equity and debt interests in the business for approximately $40 million. This acquisition will enable the Company to significantly increase the presence of its Avis and Budget brands in the fast-growing Brazilian car rental market, and to capture a larger share of Brazil’s domestic, international-inbound and international-outbound vehicle rentals.

Active Stocks: Sarepta Therapeutics (NASDAQ:SRPT), FireEye (NASDAQ:FEYE), ITC Holdings Corp. (NYSE:ITC), PolyOne Corporation (NYSE:POL), First Solar (NASDAQ:FSLR)

On Thursday shares of Sarepta Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:SRPT) closed at $12.20. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -11.10% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as -0.20%. Sarepta Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:SRPT), will report first quarter 2015 financial results before the NASDAQ Global Market opens on Thursday, May 7, 2015. Subsequently, at 8:00 a.m., Eastern Time.

FireEye, Inc. (NASDAQ:FEYE) in last trading activity moved down -3.86% to close at $41.30. Company weekly performance is -5.99% while its quarterly performance stands at 26.15%. FireEye, Inc. (NASDAQ:FEYE) is -11.07% away from its 52 week high. FireEye Inc. (NASDAQ:FEYE) Thursday reported first-quarter net loss of $134.0 million or $0.88 per share, wider than last year’s loss of $101.2 million or $0.76 per share last year.

On last trading day ITC Holdings Corp. (NYSE:ITC) moved up 0.50% to close at $36.00. Its volatility for the week is 1.82% while volatility for the month is 1.89%. ITC’s sales growth for past 5 years was 10.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 12.40%. ITC Holdings Corp. (NYSE:ITC) monthly performance is -3.82%. ITC Holdings Corp. (NYSE:ITC) on Thursday reported first-quarter profit of $67.1 million. The Novi, Michigan-based company said it had net income of 43 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, came to 47 cents per share.
PolyOne Corporation (NYSE:POL) has 1.20% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 92.40%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $39.05. PolyOne Corporation (NYSE:POL) reported its first quarter results for 2015. Adjusted earnings per share increased to an all-time high of $0.46, up from $0.44 in the first quarter of 2014. GAAP earnings per share of $0.34 in the first quarter of 2015 increased from $0.31 in the first quarter of 2014.

On last trading day First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR) moved down -3.66% to close at $59.67. Its volatility for the week is 3.34% while volatility for the month is 2.63%. FSLR’s sales growth for past 5 years was 10.40% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -12.30%. First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR) monthly performance is -0.20%. U.S. solar panel maker First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR) reported a quarterly loss, compared with a year-earlier profit, as it sold fewer power plants. The company posted a net loss of $62.3 million, or 62 cents per share, for the first quarter ended March 31 compared with a profit of $112 million, or $1.10 per share, a year earlier.

Fast Moving Stocks: Nektar Therapeutics (NASDAQ:NKTR), BIND Therapeutics (NASDAQ:BIND), Taylor Devices Inc. (NASDAQ:TAYD), First Solar (NASDAQ:FSLR), Cognizant Technology Solutions (NASDAQ:CTSH)

On Monday shares of Nektar Therapeutics (NASDAQ:NKTR) closed at $14.07. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 22.80% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 42.50%. JPMorgan Chase & Co. set a $19.00 target price on Nektar Therapeutics (NASDAQ:NKTR) in a report issued on Friday. The firm currently has a buy rating on the stock.

BIND Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:BIND) in last trading activity advanced 0.59% to close at $5.14. Company weekly performance is -10.76% while its quarterly performance stands at -11.38%. BIND Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:BIND) is -62.54% away from its 52 week high. On March 12, The new acting CEO of BIND Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:BIND) said that his goal to “transform the company from a pure platform technology company to a drug development company” in the next year in his first quarterly conference call with investors this week.

On last trading day Taylor Devices Inc. (NASDAQ:TAYD) advanced 3.29% to close at $11.63. Its volatility for the week is 2.73% while volatility for the month is 2.63%. TAYD’s sales growth for past 5 years was 3.70% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 13.60%. Taylor Devices Inc. (NASDAQ:TAYD) monthly performance is 2.02%. Taylor Devices Inc. (NASDAQ:TAYD) has been informed that its Seismic Damper Technology was responsible for both the company and its president, Douglas P. Taylor, being inducted into the Space Technology Hall of Fame. The Space Foundation’s 31st Space Symposium will culminate on April 16, 2015, with ceremonies celebrating the inductions at The Broadmoor in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR) has 0.20% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 60.10%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $60.22. On March 10, First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR) and SunPower Corp announced that 8point3 Energy Partners LP (8point3 Energy Partners), a limited partnership formed by First Solar and SunPower to own and operate a portfolio of selected solar generation assets, has filed a Registration Statement on Form S-1 (the Registration Statement) with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the SEC) for an initial public offering (the IPO) of Class A shares representing limited partner interests in 8point3 Energy Partners (the shares).

On last trading day Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH) advanced 1.44% to close at $62.03. Its volatility for the week is 1.55% while volatility for the month is 1.54%. CTSH’s sales growth for past 5 years was 25.60% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 21.40%. Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH) monthly performance is 2.90%. On March 13, it was reported that, Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH) provided an annual bonus payout at 100-130% to its employees for 2014, according to reports. A report said that this year bonus at Cognizant is lower than previous year. For the top performers, the bonus was in range of 160-180% last year.

Must Watch These 5 Stocks: First Solar, (NASDAQ:FSLR), United States Steel (NYSE:X), Providence Service (NASDAQ:PRSC), Western Digital (NASDAQ:WDC), JA Solar Holdings (NASDAQ:JASO)

First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR) and SunPower Corp declared that their joint yieldco named 8point3 Energy Partners LP has filed for an initial public offering (“IPO”) with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”). The filing specified neither the number of shares that would be offered nor their IPO price. The joint venture will apply to list its shares on the NASDAQ Global Market. The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. and Citigroup Inc. will be acting as the lead book running managers for the IPO. On Friday shares of First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR) closed at $60.60. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 10.40% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as -0.70%.

On March 13, United States Steel Corp. (NYSE:X) had declared that it will temporarily halt production in its Minnesota Ore Operations at its Keetac plant in Keewatin, MN. This will be effective May 13, 2015. U.S. Steel’s existing inventory levels and adjustments of its steel production throughout North America led the company to take this decision in order to accommodate customer demand. United States Steel Corp. (NYSE:X) in last trading activity fell -3.67% to close at $21.80. Company weekly performance is -5.34% while its quarterly performance stands at -24.88%. United States Steel Corp. (NYSE:X) is -53.00% away from its 52 week high.

The Providence Service Corporation (Nasdaq:PRSC) announced that its Board of Directors has declared a cash dividend on its 5.5%/8.5% Series A convertible preferred stock. The dividend is payable on April 1, 2015 to holders of record as of 5:00 p.m, New York City time on March 15, 2015. On last trading day Providence Service Corp. (NASDAQ:PRSC) increased 3.17% to close at $46.17. Its volatility for the week is 3.53% while volatility for the month is 3.71%. PRSC’s sales growth for past 5 years was 10.20% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 16.10%. Providence Service Corp. (NASDAQ:PRSC) monthly performance is 14.28%.

HGST, a subsidiary of Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC) has demonstrated its highly-anticipated 10TB hard disk drive at the Linux Foundation Vault trade-show in Boston, Massachusetts. The new drive is already in mass production and will be released commercially shortly. Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC) has 0.20% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 92.10%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $97.19.

JA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd. (NASDAQ:JASO) said on Monday it has won a contract to deliver 35.1 MW of photovoltaic (PV) modules for the second phase of a project in Guatemala. Last year, JA Solar shipped 59.7 MW of PV panels for the first phase of the project. The whole plant would be the largest solar park in Central America and the second biggest one in the Latin American region once completed, the company noted. JA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd. (NASDAQ:JASO) in last trading activity advanced 1.88% to close at $9.21. Company weekly performance is 0.33% while its quarterly performance stands at 5.26%. JA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd. (NASDAQ:JASO) is -29.91% away from its 52 week high.

Mix Sector Stocks: First Solar (NASDAQ:FSLR), Athersys (NASDAQ:ATHX), DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE:DVA), Alibaba Group (NYSE:BABA), Asure Software (NASDAQ:ASUR)

First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR) and SunPower Corp declared that their joint yieldco named 8point3 Energy Partners LP has filed for an initial public offering (“IPO”) with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”). The filing specified neither the number of shares that would be offered nor their IPO price. The joint venture will apply to list its shares on the NASDAQ Global Market. The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. and Citigroup Inc. will be acting as the lead book running managers for the IPO. On Thursday shares of First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR) closed at $60.61. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 10.40% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as -0.70%.

Athersys, Inc. (Nasdaq:ATHX) announced its financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2014. For the three months ended December 31, 2014, total revenues were $0.2 million compared to $0.9 million in the same period in 2013, reflecting a decrease in contract revenues and grant revenue. Athersys, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATHX) in last trading activity decreased -0.17% to close at $2.86. Company weekly performance is -0.69% while its quarterly performance stands at 110.29%. Athersys, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATHX) is -25.71% away from its 52 week high.

Cureatr announced that it has been selected by DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE:DVA), as its mobile care coordination technology partner for Secure Messaging and Care Transition Notifications. On last trading day DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE:DVA) advanced 0.37% to close at $79.70. Its volatility for the week is 1.53% while volatility for the month is 1.66%. DVA’s sales growth for past 5 years was 16.00% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 10.40%. DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE:DVA) monthly performance is 5.19%.

SAIC Motor Corp. Ltd., and e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. will be joining forces and investing 1 billion yuan ($160 million) into a fund to develop an Internet-connected car. Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE:BABA) in last trading activity moved down -0.09% to close at $81.92. Company weekly performance is -4.85% while its quarterly performance stands at -23.78%. Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE:BABA) is -31.73% away from its 52 week high.

Asure Software (Nasdaq:ASUR) announced that it has launched a new website for the UK and EMEA market, www.asuresoftware.co.uk, as part of the organization’s strategy to build close connections with its global clients as it continues to pursue international growth and expansion. On last trading day Asure Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:ASUR) advanced 1.33% to close at $6.11. Its volatility for the week is 3.82% while volatility for the month is 2.43%. ASUR’s sales growth for past 5 years was 20.60% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 32.60%. Asure Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:ASUR) monthly performance is 3.56%.

5 Stock in Different Moves: La Jolla Pharmaceutical Co. (NASDAQ:LJPC), ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP), Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK), First Solar (NASDAQ:FSLR), Griffon Corporation (NYSE:GFF)

Equities researchers at Chardan Capital initiated coverage on shares of La Jolla Pharmaceutical Company (NASDAQ:LJPC)in a research report issued on Monday. The firm set a “buy” rating and a $54.00 price target on the stock. On Monday shares of La Jolla Pharmaceutical Co. (NASDAQ:LJPC) closed at $23.92. Company’s EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 13.20%.

ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP) Qatar has announced to bring its experts from global operations to share their knowledge and expertise at the Fifth Gulf Intelligence Doha Energy Forum and Women in Energy Summit, which is set to begin today here. The energy giant is a premier partner of the two-day event. ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP) in last trading activity moved down -1.31% to close at $61.97. Company weekly performance is -3.77% while its quarterly performance stands at -9.61%. ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP) is -27.36% away from its 52 week high.

On March 5, Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK) announced financial results for both the year and the fourth quarter ended December31, 2014. The Company’s net income for the year ended December31, 2014 was $36.1 million, or $2.47 per share, which represents an increase of $3.3 million, or $0.21 per share, compared to 2013. On last trading day Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK) advanced 3.01% to close at $46.94. Its volatility for the week is 3.01% while volatility for the month is 2.56%. CPK’s sales growth for past 5 years was 8.80% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 11.30%. Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK) monthly performance is -9.21%.

First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR) announced that it has been awarded interconnection rights for three planned utility-scale solar photovoltaic (PV) plants in southern Turkey. The rights were issued following a competitive tender, administered by the Turkish Electricity Transmission Company (TEIAS), as part of the country’s Renewable Energy Resources Support Mechanism (YEKDEM) program. On Monday shares of First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR) closed at $61.06. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 10.40% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as -0.70%.

Griffon Corporation (NYSE:GFF) cash dividend payment of $0.04 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 26, 2015. Shareholders who purchased GFF prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. On last trading day Griffon Corporation (NYSE:GFF) advanced 0.62% to close at $16.21. Its volatility for the week is 1.61% while volatility for the month is 1.97%. GFF’s sales growth for past 5 years was 10.80% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -14.90%. Griffon Corporation (NYSE:GFF) monthly performance is 4.72%.

Don’t Miss These Stocks: Nabors Industries (NYSE:NBR), First Solar (NASDAQ:FSLR), Canadian Solar (NASDAQ:CSIQ), Harris & Harris (NASDAQ:TINY), Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT)

Nabors Industries, Ltd. (NYSE:NBR) has reduced its workforce by 12 percent, amid the downturn in the oil and gas industry, company representatives said in a Q4 2014 earnings conference call Tuesday afternoon. On Friday shares of Nabors Industries Ltd. (NYSE:NBR) closed at $12.69. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 2.90% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 23.55%.

Vetr upgraded shares of First Solar Inc (NASDAQ:FSLR) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research report sent to investors on Wednesday morning. The firm currently has $58.57 price target on the stock. On Friday shares of First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR) closed at $60.61. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 10.40% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as -0.70%.

Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ) announced that it is scheduled to attend the 27th Annual ROTH Conference from Monday, March 9, 2015 to Tuesday, March 10, 2015 at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel inDana Point, California. Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ) in last trading activity fell -3.03% to close at $33.55. Company weekly performance is 13.23% while its quarterly performance stands at 44.61%. Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ) is -18.90% away from its 52 week high.

On March 4, it was reported that, Lucio Lanza resigned from the board of directors of Harris & Harris Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:TINY), an investor in transformative companies enabled by disruptive science, citing disagreements over the company’s strategic direction. Harris & Harris Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:TINY) has 3.10% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 27.50%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $3.37.

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) yesterday filed a suit against Japanese electronics giant Kyocera Corp for patent infringement by its Duraforce, Hydro and Brigadier cell phone lines, violating seven Microsoft patents. The lawsuit called on a Seattle federal judge to impose a US sales injunction against Kyocera’s infringing products. On last trading day Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) fell -1.74% to close at $42.36. Its volatility for the week is 1.44% while volatility for the month is 1.29%. MSFT’s sales growth for past 5 years was 8.20% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 10.20%. Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) monthly performance is 1.97%.

Stocks to Watch: Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE:BABA), First Solar (NASDAQ:FSLR), Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL), Egalet Corporation (NASDAQ:EGLT), Sirius XM Holdings (NASDAQ:SIRI)

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (NYSE:BABA) Chairman Jack Ma said Tuesday the Chinese e-commerce giant will fully cooperate with Taiwanese government, which has asked the company to withdraw from the market on concern of its Chinese ownership. On Wednesday shares of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE:BABA) closed at $85.49. Company’s EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 30.46%.

On February 24, First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq:FSLR) announced financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2014. Net sales were $1,008 million in the quarter, an increase of $119 million from the third quarter of 2014. First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR) in last trading activity increased 0.84% to close at $61.20. Company weekly performance is 4.54% while its quarterly performance stands at 33.74%. First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR) is -18.23% away from its 52 week high.

Apple Inc (NASDAQ:AAPL) will delay the start of production on a larger, 12.9-inch iPad until around September because of delays involving the supply of display panels, according to two media reports. Production on the bigger tablet had been scheduled to begin this quarter, Bloomberg reported, citing people familiar with the company’s plans. On last trading day Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) decreased -0.63% to close at $128.54. Its volatility for the week is 1.76% while volatility for the month is 1.59%. AAPL’s sales growth for past 5 years was 33.60% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 37.80%. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) monthly performance is 8.78%.

Canaccord Genuity set a $25.00 target price on Egalet Corp (NASDAQ:EGLT) in a report issued on Friday. The firm currently has a a buy rating on the stock. Egalet Corporation (NASDAQ:EGLT) has 3.80% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 70.30%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $15.36.

Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:SIRI) announced that its subsidiary Sirius XM Radio Inc. priced an offering of $1.0 billion of Senior Notes due 2025. The notes are to be sold to qualified institutional buyers pursuant to Rule 144A under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and outside the United States in compliance with Regulation S of the Securities Act. Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:SIRI) has 57.91% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 23.50%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $3.94.

Trader’s Buzz: First Solar (NASDAQ:FSLR), Aegerion Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:AEGR), Cerner Corporation (NASDAQ:CERN), Sanmina Corporation (NASDAQ:SANM), Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC)

Standpoint Research downgraded shares of First Solar Inc (NASDAQ:FSLR) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note released on Wednesday morning,TheFlyOnTheWall.com reports. On Tuesday shares of First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR) closed at $60.69. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 10.40% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as -0.70%.

On February 28, Aegerion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:AEGR) announced its alliance with the National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD), Rare Diseases Europe (EURORDIS) and Canadian Organization of Rare Disorders (CORD), and The Global Genes Project in observance of the annual Rare Disease Day. Aegerion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:AEGR) in last trading activity moved up 0.77% to close at $27.46. Company weekly performance is 4.89% while its quarterly performance stands at 30.33%. Aegerion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:AEGR) is -52.72% away from its 52 week high.

Cerner Corporation (NASDAQ:CERN) has won a $170 million, 10-year contract to provide its medications management system to hospitals in New South Wales, Australia. The winning bid was first reported last week by Pulse+IT magazine, a health IT publication in Australia. On last trading day Cerner Corporation (NASDAQ:CERN) decreased -0.64% to close at $71.92. Its volatility for the week is 1.16% while volatility for the month is 1.72%. CERN’s sales growth for past 5 years was 15.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 20.90%. Cerner Corporation (NASDAQ:CERN) monthly performance is 8.39%.

On February 24, it was reported that, Sanmina Corporation (NASDAQ:SANM)’s Costa Mesa, California facility has been awarded the AS9100C certification for high technology PCB (printed circuit board), flex and rigid flex circuit boards used in aerospace and defense electronics equipment. Sanmina Corporation (NASDAQ:SANM) has 1.00% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 95.60%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $22.95.

Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC), seeking to foray into the mobile-phone chip market after more than a decade of failed attempts, said newprocessors going on sale this year give it more competitive capabilities in smartphones and tablets. The Atom x3, the company’s first chip with an integrated modem needed to connect to cellular networks, is being shipped to customers, Intel said, on Monday at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. The company will update the processor to give it access to faster 4G wireless networks in the second half. Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) in last trading activity advanced 0.10% to close at $34.10. Company weekly performance is -0.92% while its quarterly performance stands at -7.80%. Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) is -9.39% away from its 52 week high.