Market Movers: Merck & Co. Inc. (NYSE:MRK), Concert Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:CNCE), Agree Realty Corp. (NYSE:ADC), Changyou.com Limited (NASDAQ:CYOU), German American Bancorp (NASDAQ:GABC)

Merck & Co. Inc. (NYSE:MRK) has 0.04% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 76.10%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $60.74. Merck & Co Inc (NYSE:MRK) on 28 April, announced financial results for the first quarter of 2015. Company announced earnings per share of $0.85 against a consensus Street estimate of $0.75, beating the average estimate by $0.1. This corresponds to a decrease of $0.14 compared to the same quarter of the previous fiscal year.

Concert Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:CNCE) in last trading activity moved down -6.57% to close at $13.79. Company weekly performance is -7.01% while its quarterly performance stands at 7.15%. Concert Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:CNCE) is -24.60% away from its 52 week high. Concert Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:CNCE) on Friday reported a loss of $9 million in its first quarter. The Lexington, Massachusetts-based company said it had a loss of 48 cents per share. The biopharmaceutical company posted revenue of $1.3 million in the period. Concert shares have climbed 11 percent since the beginning of the year. The stock has increased 54 percent in the last 12 months.

On last trading day Agree Realty Corp. (NYSE:ADC) increased 0.78% to close at $31.01. Its volatility for the week is 2.21% while volatility for the month is 1.71%. ADC’s sales growth for past 5 years was 10.90% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -6.40%. Agree Realty Corp. (NYSE:ADC) monthly performance is -2.85%. On 5 May, Agree Realty Corp. (NYSE: ADC) has sold a retail property in Marshall in Southwest Michigan. The Kmart-anchored Marshall Plaza sold for approximately $5.5 million, according to a statement. President and CEO Joey Agree said that the buyer was a private investor from California.

Changyou.com Limited (NASDAQ:CYOU) has 7.76% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 27.50%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $31.76. Changyou.Com Ltd (ADR) (NASDAQ:CYOU) recently released Q1 FY2015 results which included total revenue of 209 million USD (exceeding the top-range management guidance by about 9 million USD) and net income of 47 million USD. First quarter results exceeded consensus expectations, delivering EPADS of 0.91 USD vs. estimates of 0.63.

On last trading day German American Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:GABC) increased 0.60% to close at $28.46. Its volatility for the week is 1.96% while volatility for the month is 1.91%. GABC’s sales growth for past 5 years was 4.80% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 14.20%. German American Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:GABC) monthly performance is -3.00%. Analysts at Keefe, Bruyette & Woods downgraded shares of German American Bancorp. (NASDAQ:GABC) from an “outperform” rating to a “market perform” rating and raised their price target for the stock from $31.00 to $32.00 in a research note on Wednesday, April 29th.

5 Stocks Under Wall Street’s Radar: McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE:MCD), Stemline Therapeutics (NASDAQ:STML), Halcon Resources (NYSE:HK), German American Bancorp (NASDAQ:GABC), QuinStreet (NASDAQ:QNST)

On Thursday shares of McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE:MCD) closed at $96.55. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 3.80% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 5.90%. McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE:MCD) plans to raise wages starting this summer at the roughly 1,500 U.S. restaurants it owns, though the move won’t apply to the franchisees that operate nearly 90% of the chain’s restaurants.

Stemline Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:STML) in last trading activity decreased -6.72% to close at $13.89. Company weekly performance is -18.29% while its quarterly performance stands at -7.34%. Stemline Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:STML) is -26.66% away from its 52 week high. Stemline Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:STML)’s stock currently has a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy).

On last trading day Halcon Resources Corporation (NYSE:HK) decreased -1.97% to close at $1.49. Its volatility for the week is 8.25% while volatility for the month is 9.39%. HK’s sales growth for past 5 years was 67.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 17.40%. Halcon Resources Corporation (NYSE:HK) monthly performance is -3.25%. Halcon Resources Corp. (NYSE:HK), run by one of the architects of the U.S. shale boom, sold $700 million of bonds on 21 AApril, that pay junk yields while pledging assets to back the debt. The Houston firm joins explorers Energy XXI Ltd. and Goodrich Petroleum Corp. in leading almost $10 billion of second-lien bond offerings in the U.S. this year, a record pace for issuance of such securities, according to data compiled by Bloomberg.

German American Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:GABC) has 3.10% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 23.40%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $28.61. German American Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:GABC) on 27 April, reported first-quarter profit of $7.3 million. The bank, based in Jasper, Indiana, said it had earnings of 55 cents per share. The financial services holding company posted revenue of $25.7 million in the period, also topping Street forecasts. Three analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $25 million.

On last trading day QuinStreet, Inc. (NASDAQ:QNST) decreased -4.23% to close at $5.43. Its volatility for the week is 2.91% while volatility for the month is 3.15%. QNST’s sales growth for past 5 years was 1.60% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -60.40%. QuinStreet, Inc. (NASDAQ:QNST) monthly performance is -8.74%.On April 23, 2015, the board of directors (the “Board”) of QuinStreet, Inc. (NASDAQ:QNST) appointed Stuart M. Huizinga to serve as a Class I director to hold office until the Company’s 2016 annual meeting of stockholders, or until his earlier resignation or removal. Mr. Huizinga was also appointed a member of the Audit Committee.

What’s Hot: U.S. Silica Holdings (NYSE:SLCA), Theravance Biopharma (NASDAQ:TBPH), German American Bancorp (NASDAQ:GABC), American DG Energy (NYSEMKT:ADGE), Revett Mining (NYSEMKT:RVM)

U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: SLCA) Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.125 per common share. The dividend is payable on April 3, 2015 for all shareholders of record as of the close of business on March 16, 2015.On Tuesday shares of U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:SLCA) closed at $31.90. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 18.50% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 40.00%.

On 10 February, Theravance Biopharma, Inc. (NASDAQ: TBPH) announced enrollment of the first patient in the Company’s Telavancin Observational Use Registry.Theravance Biopharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:TBPH) in last trading activity advanced 7.67% to close at $19.93. Company weekly performance is 10.85% while its quarterly performance stands at 13.17%. Theravance Biopharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:TBPH) is -44.13% away from its 52 week high.

German American Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:GABC)’s Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.17 per share, which will be payable on February 20, 2015 to shareholders of record as of February 10, 2015. On last trading day German American Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:GABC) advanced 2.73% to close at $29.78. Its volatility for the week is 2.07% while volatility for the month is 2.88%. GABC’s sales growth for past 5 years was 4.80% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 14.20%. German American Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:GABC) monthly performance is 6.97%.

On February 6, 2015, Barry Sanders resigned from his positions as President and Chief Operating Officer of American DG Energy Inc., (NYSEMKT:ADGE) or the Company, and any other positions he may have had with the Company and the Company’s affiliates, including the Company’s majority owned subsidiary EuroSite Power Inc. Mr. Sanders resigned in order to pursue other professional opportunities. American DG Energy, Inc. (NYSEMKT:ADGE) has 6.00% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 4.00%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $0.54.

On last trading day Revett Mining Company, Inc. (NYSEMKT:RVM) remains unchanged to close at $0.38. Its volatility for the week is 5.65% while volatility for the month is 12.39%. RVM’s EPS growth for past 5 years was 6.00%. Revett Mining Company, Inc. (NYSEMKT:RVM) monthly performance is -43.28%.

Top Morning News: Egalet Corporation (NASDAQ:EGLT), Pengrowth Energy Corporation (NYSE:PGH), Delta Air Lines (NYSE:DAL), German American Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:GABC)

On 22 January Egalet Corporation (NASDAQ:EGLT) announced positive results from a Category 3 human abuse liability (HAL) study of Egalet-001, an abuse-deterrent, extended-release, oral morphine formulation in late-stage clinical development for the management of pain severe enough to require daily, around-the-clock opioid treatment and for which alternative treatments are inadequate. On Friday shares of Egalet Corporation (NASDAQ:EGLT) closed at $8.54.

On 22 January Pengrowth Energy Corporation (NYSE:PGH) said it would cut its 2015 capital spending plan to $200 million, and chop its monthly dividend in half to two cents per share. Pengrowth Energy Corporation (NYSE:PGH) in last trading activity increased 3.42% to close at $2.72. Company weekly performance is -5.88% while its quarterly performance stands at -30.96%. Pengrowth Energy Corporation (NYSE:PGH) is -60.10% away from its 52 week high.

On 20 January Delta Air Lines, Inc. (NYSE:DAL) reported fourth-quarter 2014 adjusted earnings of 78 cents per share, surpassing the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 75 cents. Delta Air Lines, Inc. (NYSE:DAL) has 0.20% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 85.60%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $50.56.

Zacks lowered shares of German American Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:GABC) from an outperform rating to a neutral rating in a research report released on Monday morning. Zacks currently has $33.30 price objective on the stock. On last trading day German American Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:GABC) decreased -1.25% to close at $29.12. Its volatility for the week is 3.31% while volatility for the month is 2.55%. GABC’s sales growth for past 5 years was 2.20% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 11.30%. German American Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:GABC) monthly performance is -2.84%.

Investor’s Are Gambling: YY Inc. (NASDAQ:YY), Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK), German American Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:GABC), J&J Snack Foods (NASDAQ:JJSF), Barrick Gold (NYSE:ABX)

YY Inc (NASDAQ:YY) has received an average recommendation of “Buy” from the nine ratings firms that are covering the stock,Analyst Ratings Network reports. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and six have issued a buy rating on the company. YY Inc. (NASDAQ:YY) in last trading activity moved up 3.93% to close at $70.38. Company weekly performance is 12.90% while its quarterly performance stands at -9.55%. YY Inc. (NASDAQ:YY) is -26.98% away from its 52 week high.

On December 23, Southwestern Energy Company announced that it has signed a purchase and sale agreement to acquire an undivided 20% of Statoil’s ownership in oil and gas assets in West Virginia and southwest Pennsylvania for a purchase price of approximately $394 million, subject to adjustments. Southwestern previously announced in October 2014 a purchase of Chesapeake Energy Corporation’s (NYSE:CHK) interest in these and other oil and gas properties. On last trading day Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) moved up 2.68% to close at $18.41. Its volatility for the week is 4.88% while volatility for the month is 5.26%. CHK’s sales growth for past 5 years was 8.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -4.50%. Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) monthly performance is 2.16%.

German American Bancorp., Inc. (NASDAQ:GABC), Snowden Raymond Ward, Director of German American Bancorp, had purchased 110 shares on December 15, 2014. The total value of the transaction was $3,192. German American Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:GABC) has 2.30% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 22.40%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $29.18.

J&J Snack Foods Corp. (NASDAQ:JJSF) Director Peter G. Stanley unloaded 6,238 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, December 10th. The shares were sold at an average price of $107.94, for a total transaction of $673,329.72. Following the sale, the director now directly owns 10,000 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,079,400. On Thursday shares of J&J Snack Foods Corp. (NASDAQ:JJSF) closed at $110.32. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 7.10% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 10.00%.

On January 5, Toronto-based Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE:ABX) has been dealt another blow to its controversial Pascua-Lama gold project that straddles the Chile-Argentina border high in the Andes Mountains. The supreme court of Chile has declined to consider an appeal of a lower court ruling regarding sanctions against the project. Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE:ABX) in last trading activity decreased -2.79% to close at $10.81. Company weekly performance is 0.56% while its quarterly performance stands at -24.46%. Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE:ABX) is -49.00% away from its 52 week high.

5 Stock in Different Moves: Goldcorp Inc. (NYSE:GG), Zynga Inc (NASDAQ:ZNGA), Nova Lifestyle (NASDAQ:NVFY), German American Bancorp (NASDAQ:GABC), Compania Cervecerias Unidas (NYSE:CCU)

Goldcorp Inc. (NYSE:GG) declared a monthly dividend. Shareholders of record on Thursday, January 15th will be given a dividend of 0.05 per share on Friday, January 23rd. This represents a $0.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.95%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, January 13th. Goldcorp Inc. (NYSE:GG) in last trading activity fell -0.79% to close at $20.15. Company weekly performance is 8.39% while its quarterly performance stands at -10.00%. Goldcorp Inc. (NYSE:GG) is -31.31% away from its 52 week high.

Zynga Inc (NASDAQ:ZNGA) Director Ellen F. Siminoff sold 10,000 shares of the stock on the open market in a transaction that occurred on Monday, December 15th. The shares were sold at an average price of $2.51, for a total value of $25,100.00. Following the sale, the director now directly owns 39,308 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $98,663. On last trading day Zynga Inc (NASDAQ:ZNGA) fell -0.74% to close at $2.68. Its volatility for the week is 3.56% while volatility for the month is 4.98%. ZNGA’s sales growth for past 5 years was 114.10% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -10.80%. Zynga Inc (NASDAQ:ZNGA) monthly performance is 6.77%.

Nova Lifestyle, Inc. (NASDAQ:NVFY) was downgraded by analysts at TheStreet from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Tuesday. Nova Lifestyle, Inc. (NASDAQ:NVFY) has 44.00% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 1.70%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $2.96.

German American Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:GABC) Klem U Butch, Director of German American Bancorp, had purchased 1,056 shares on December 15, 2014. The total value of the transaction was $30,645.The information was disclosed with the SEC in a Form 4 Filing. The information is based on open market trades at the market prices. On Wednesday shares of German American Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:GABC) closed at $28.44. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 2.20% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 9.00%.

Compania Cervecerias Unidas S.A. (NYSE:CCU) announced a cash dividend. Payment of $0.205459 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 16, 2015. Shareholders who purchased CCU stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -44.53% decrease from the prior quarter. On last trading day Compania Cervecerias Unidas S.A. (NYSE:CCU) increased 0.22% to close at $18.16. Its volatility for the week is 2.19% while volatility for the month is 2.14%. CCU’s sales growth for past 5 years was 11.00% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 5.60%. Compania Cervecerias Unidas S.A. (NYSE:CCU) monthly performance is -7.30%.

Market Movers: The Home Depot (NYSE:HD), Southwestern Energy Co. (NYSE:SWN), Image Sensing Systems (NASDAQ:ISNS), Incyte (NASDAQ:INCY), German American Bancorp (NASDAQ:GABC)

The Home Depot Inc. (NYSE:HD) Director Albert P. Carey bought 1,100 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, December 16th. The stock was purchased at an average price of $98.11 per share, with a total value of $107,921.00. The Home Depot, Inc. (NYSE:HD) in last trading activity advanced 0.67% to close at $104.97. Company weekly performance is 1.17% while its quarterly performance stands at 15.87%. The Home Depot, Inc. (NYSE:HD) is 0.16% away from its 52 week high.

Even with low commodities prices, Houston-based Southwestern Energy Co. (NYSE: SWN) is betting big on gas in 2015 by increasing its capital expenditures while expecting gas prices to rise. On last trading day Southwestern Energy Co. (NYSE:SWN) advanced 0.18% to close at $27.29. Its volatility for the week is 3.60% while volatility for the month is 4.23%. SWN’s sales growth for past 5 years was 7.80% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 4.00%. Southwestern Energy Co. (NYSE:SWN) monthly performance is -12.53%.

Image Sensing Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISNS) announced on 16 December that its Board of Directors has named Dale E. Parker as its interim President and Chief Executive Officer, replacing Kris B. Tufto. Mr. Parker will continue serving on the Image Sensing Systems Board. Mr. Parker has served as the Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer of Image Sensing Systems since June 2013. Image Sensing Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISNS) has 1.60% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 15.70%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $2.66.

Incyte Corporation (NASDAQ:INCY) EVP James M. Daly sold 11,113 shares of the company’s stock on the open market in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, December 23rd. The stock was sold at an average price of $74.43, for a total value of $827,140.59. On Wednesday shares of Incyte Corporation (NASDAQ:INCY) closed at $73.11. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 146.50%.

At its regular meeting held December 22, 2014, German American Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:GABC) Board considered the award of additional retainers as contemplated by the June 2014 resolutions, and determined to grant the full $12,500 in value of restricted common stock of the Company as additional retainer to each of the current members of the Board of Directors, including Mr. Schroeder, under the Plan. Accordingly, 417 shares of common stock of the Company (restricted as to transferability and vesting under the terms of the resolutions granting the awards) were issued to each of the Company’s 11 directors (including Mr. Schroeder) effective as of the close of business on December 22, 2014, or an aggregate of 4,587 shares. On last trading day German American Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:GABC) fell -0.97% to close at $30.52. Its volatility for the week is 1.39% while volatility for the month is 2.49%. GABC’s sales growth for past 5 years was 2.20% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 11.30%. German American Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:GABC) monthly performance is 9.43%.

Stocks Swings: Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC), salesforce.com (NYSE:CRM), Camden National Corp. (NASDAQ:CAC), German American Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:GABC), Finjan Holdings (NASDAQ:FNJN)

Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) on 23 December has announced its plan to invest around $550 million in Israel in the next five years. This is part of the $6-billion amount Intel had previously committed to invest in the upgrade of its Kiryat Gat plant for the production of advanced chips for next-gen devices. Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) in last trading activity advanced 0.29% to close at $37.55. Company weekly performance is 1.43% while its quarterly performance stands at 10.31%. Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) is -0.92% away from its 52 week high.

salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM) CEO Marc Benioff sold 25,000 shares of the stock on the open market in a transaction dated Tuesday, December 23rd. The stock was sold at an average price of $60.20, for a total value of $1,505,000.00. On last trading day salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM) advanced 0.78% to close at $60.80. Its volatility for the week is 1.73% while volatility for the month is 2.43%. CRM’s sales growth for past 5 years was 30.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -44.70%. salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM) monthly performance is 2.46%.

Camden National Corp. (NASDAQ:CAC) announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, December 17th, Analyst Ratings News reports. Shareholders of record on Friday, January 16th will be paid a dividend of 0.30 per share on Friday, January 30th. This represents a $1.20 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.24%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, January 14th. This is a positive change from Camden National’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.27.On last trading day Camden National Corp. (NASDAQ:CAC) advanced 0.10% to close at $39.49. Its volatility for the week is 1.16% while volatility for the month is 2.31%. CAC’s sales growth for past 5 years was -7.00% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 8.20%. Camden National Corp. (NASDAQ:CAC) monthly performance is 6.82%.

Analysts at Zacks upgraded shares of German American Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:GABC) from a “neutral” rating to an “outperform” rating in a research note on Thursday. German American Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:GABC) has 2.00% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 22.30%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $30.49.

On December 4, 2014, Finjan Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:FNJN) sold its wholly-owned subsidiary, Converted Organics of California, LLC (“Converted Organics”), through which the Company operated its organic fertilizer business, to Converted Organics, LLC (the “Purchaser”). The sale was effected pursuant to a Membership Interest Purchase Agreement (the “Purchase Agreement”), dated December 4, 2014, among the Company, the Purchaser and, for purposes of certain provisions thereof, Steven McShane (“McShane”).On Friday shares of Finjan Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:FNJN) closed at $2.29. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -14.10%.

Mix Sector Stocks News: BP p.l.c. (NYSE:BP), Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC), Encana Corporation (NYSE:ECA), German American Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:GABC), MicroStrategy Inc. (NASDAQ:MSTR)

Oil major BP Plc (NYSE:BP) is close to a deal with its Russian partner, state oil company Rosneft, for a new project that would expand its commitments in Russia despite Western sanctions, media reported on Wednesday. BP p.l.c. (NYSE:BP) in last trading activity advanced 0.05% to close at $39.12. Company weekly performance is 9.40% while its quarterly performance stands at -12.78%. BP p.l.c. (NYSE:BP) is -24.88% away from its 52 week high.

Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) has released a new app to transfer data from smartphones and other devices to Google Inc.’s (NASDAQ:GOOGL) Chromebook. The new app is called ‘Easy Migration’. On last trading day Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) advanced 0.59% to close at $37.43. Its volatility for the week is 2.10% while volatility for the month is 1.84%. 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 5.17%.

Encana Corporation (NYSE:ECA) says it is selling its natural gas pipeline and processing assets in northeast British Columbia to a new 50/50 limited partnership of New York’s investment firm Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. L.P. (KKR) and Calgary-based midstream provider Veresen Inc. for $412 million plus costs accrued in 2015. On last trading day Encana Corporation (NYSE:ECA) advanced 1.93% to close at $13.76. Its volatility for the week is 5.72% while volatility for the month is 5.04%. ECA’s sales growth for past 5 years was -22.60% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -48.30%. Encana Corporation (NYSE:ECA) monthly performance is -25.54%.

German American Bancorp. (NASDAQ:GABC) was upgraded by Zacks from a “neutral” rating to an “outperform” rating in a report released on Thursday. The firm currently has a $31.80 price objective on the stock. Zacks‘s price target would suggest a potential upside of 9.09% from the company’s current price. German American Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:GABC) has 2.00% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 22.30%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $30.23.

MicroStrategy® Incorporated (NASDAQ:MSTR), a leading worldwide provider of enterprise software platforms, announced that independent analyst firm Dresner Advisory Services has rated MicroStrategy the number one overall offering out of 25 vendors for 2014 Mobile Computing / Mobile Business Intelligence (BI). On Tuesday shares of MicroStrategy Inc. (NASDAQ:MSTR) closed at $164.10. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 9.80% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 25.00%.

Stocks Swings: Sonus Networks (NASDAQ:SONS), Alibaba Group Holding (NYSE:BABA), German American Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:GABC), Capstone Turbine Corp. (NASDAQ:CPST), Viasystems Group (NASDAQ:VIAS)

On 17 November Sonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONS) announced that Sonus’ complete line of Session Border Controllers (SBCs) is now available to U.S. government customers via the distributor’s General Services Administration (GSA) program. The reseller agreement marks the first time Sonus SBCs are available to both civilian and Department of Defense (DOD) agencies through the GSA’s IT Schedule 70 – the most widely used acquisition vehicle in the U.S. federal government. Sonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONS) in last trading activity advanced 0.81% to close at $3.74. Company weekly performance is 3.89% while its quarterly performance stands at -5.08%. Sonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONS) is -12.00% away from its 52 week high.

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE:BABA) revealed new data on Monday that showed its payment affiliate is surging processing more transactions from side to side mobile devices. The Chinese e-commerce giant reported that 54 out of every 100 payments made with Alipay this year through October came from mobile devices, representative China’s more than 500 million smartphone users are growing more accustomed to using their handsets and mobile apps as payment. On last trading day Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE:BABA) decreased -2.62% to close at $105.07. Its volatility for the week is 2.55% while volatility for the month is 3.04%. Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE:BABA) monthly performance is -5.83%.

Zacks upgraded shares of German American Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:GABC) from a neutral rating to an outperform rating in a report released on Thursday. Zacks currently has $31.80 price objective on the stock. On last trading day German American Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:GABC) decreased -1.47% to close at $28.77. Its volatility for the week is 2.56% while volatility for the month is 2.12%. GABC’s sales growth for past 5 years was 2.20% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 11.30%. German American Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:GABC) monthly performance is -3.39%.

Capstone Turbine Corp. (NASDAQ:CPST) announced that it received an order from Optimal Group for three C1000 microturbines to upgrade D’VineRipe’s 27 hectare glasshouse located at Two Wells in South Australia. Capstone Turbine Corp. (NASDAQ:CPST) has 0.90% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 38.30%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $0.76.

Viasystems Group, Inc (NASDAQ:VIAS) announced its earnings results on Monday. The company reported ($0.06) EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.03 by $0.09. The company had revenue of $299.30 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $307.90 million. On Monday shares of Viasystems Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIAS) closed at $15.31. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 10.40% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 15.00%.