Basic Material Gainers: Centrus Energy Corp. (NYSEMKT:LEU), Ryerson Holding (NYSE:RYI), Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (NYSE:CLF), Gold Resource (NYSEMKT:GORO), Penn West Petroleum (NYSE:PWE)

On Monday shares of Centrus Energy Corp. (NYSEMKT:LEU) closed at $5.46. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -23.80%. On 16 March, Centrus Energy Corp. (NYSE MKT: LEU) reported net income of $297.8 million for its fiscal year ended December 31, 2014, compared to a net loss of $158.9 million for 2013. For the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2014, Centrus reported a net loss of $42.3 million.

Ryerson Holding Corporation Com (NYSE:RYI) in last trading activity increased 12.91% to close at $6.91. Company weekly performance is 22.08% while its quarterly performance stands at -38.25%. Ryerson Holding Corporation Com (NYSE:RYI) is -51.61% away from its 52 week high. On 16 March, Ryerson Holding Corporation Com (NYSE:RYI) reported Revenues for 2014 were $3.6 billion, an increase of 4.7 percent from 2013. Gross margin was 16.4 percent for 2014, compared to 17.8 percent for 2013. However, gross margin, excluding LIFO was 17.6 percent for 2014, compared to 16.9 percent for 2013.

On last trading day Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (NYSE:CLF) increased 11.86% to close at $4.81. Its volatility for the week is 8.98% while volatility for the month is 6.98%. CLF’s sales growth for past 5 years was 14.60%. Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (NYSE:CLF) monthly performance is -30.89%. Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (NYSE: CLF) is pleased to announce that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its Chromite assets in Northern Ontario, Canada to Noront Resources Ltd. for $20 million. The transaction is comprised of the chromite deposits and associated claims held by Cliffs.

Gold Resource Corp (NYSEMKT:GORO) has 22.51% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 45.30%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $3.24. An investigation on behalf of investors of Gold Resource Corporation (NYSEMKT:GORO) shares over potential securities laws violations by Gold Resource and certain of its directors and officers in connection certain financial statements was announced.

On last trading day Penn West Petroleum Ltd. (NYSE:PWE) increased 7.95% to close at $1.63. Its volatility for the week is 11.24% while volatility for the month is 8.63%. PWE’s sales growth for past 5 years was -0.80% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -35.10%. Penn West Petroleum Ltd. (NYSE:PWE) monthly performance is -27.56%. PENN WEST PETROLEUM LTD. (NYSE:PWE) announces that the Board of Directors has declared a first quarter 2015 dividend of $0.01 per share to be paid on April 15, 2015 to shareholders of record at the close of business on March 31, 2015.

5 Active Stocks: Banco Santander, S.A. (NYSE:SAN), Gilead Sciences Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD), Compass Minerals International Inc. (NYSE:CMP), Gold Resource (NYSEMKT:GORO), Sprague Resources (NYSE:SRLP)

On February 3, Banco Santander S.A. (NYSE:SAN) reported that its fourth-quarter profit rose 69 percent as it continued to benefit from a decline in provisions for bad loans. For the three months that ended Dec. 31, Santander said profit rose to 1.46 billion euros, or about $1.7 billion, from €864 million in the same period a year earlier. That was slightly below analysts’ expectations, according to Reuters. On Friday shares of Banco Santander, S.A. (NYSE:SAN) closed at $6.90. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -1.30% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 11.70%.

Gilead Sciences Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) has entered into agreements with several pharmacy benefit managers and health care service companies for its blockbuster hepatitis C virus (HCV) drugs, Sovaldi (launched in the U.S. in Dec 2013 and EU in Jan 2014) and Harvoni (launched in the U.S. in Oct 2014). On Friday shares of Gilead Sciences Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) closed at $97.48. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 16.00% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 33.42%.

Compass Minerals International Inc (NYSE:CMP) will release its fourth-quarter 2014 financial results Monday, Feb. 9, after the markets close. The company’s CEO and president, Fran Malecha, and CFO, Matthew Foulston, will discuss these results on a conference call on Tuesday, Feb. 10 at 9:00 a.m. ET. On last trading day Compass Minerals International Inc. (NYSE:CMP) decreased -0.51% to close at $90.98. Its volatility for the week is 2.34% while volatility for the month is 2.12%. CMP’s sales growth for past 5 years was -0.70% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -4.20%. Compass Minerals International Inc. (NYSE:CMP) monthly performance is 1.49%.

On January 27, Gold Resource Corporation (NYSEMKT:GORO) provided an update with new Switchback drill highlights at its El Aguila Project in Mexico. Gold Resource Corporation is a gold and silver producer with operations in Oaxaca, Mexico and exploration in Nevada, USA. Gold Resource Corp (NYSEMKT:GORO) has 22.51% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 48.60%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $3.40.

Sprague Resources LP (NYSE:SRLP) cash dividend payment of $0.4575 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 13, 2015. Shareholders who purchased SRLP stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. On last trading day Sprague Resources LP (NYSE:SRLP) decreased -1.09% to close at $22.70. Its volatility for the week is 3.29% while volatility for the month is 4.10%. SRLP’s sales growth for past 5 years was 2.10% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -35.40%. Sprague Resources LP (NYSE:SRLP) monthly performance is -7.31%.

Investors Should Watch: CEMEX (NYSE:CX), Delta Air Lines (NYSE:DAL), Gold Resource Corp (NYSEMKT:GORO), Cott Corporation (NYSE:COT), LRR Energy, L.P. (NYSE:LRE)

On 6 January CEMEX, S.A.B. de C.V. (NYSE:CX) acquired all of Holcim’s assets in the Czech Republic and divested its assets in the western part of Germany to Holcim. In Spain, CEMEX acquired Holcim’s Gador cement plant (cement capacity of 0.85 million tons) and its Yeles cement grinding station (cement capacity of 0.90 million tons). On Tuesday shares of CEMEX, S.A.B. de C.V. (NYSE:CX) closed at $9.45. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -2.80% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 2.40%.

Delta Air Lines, Inc. (NYSE:DAL) reported financial results for the December 2014 quarter. Delta’s operating revenue improved 6 percent, or $571 million, in the December 2014 quarter compared to the December 2013quarter. Traffic increased 4.0 percent on a 3.7 percent increase in capacity. Delta Air Lines, Inc. (NYSE:DAL) in last trading activity advanced 7.26% to close at $49.17. Company weekly performance is 6.75% while its quarterly performance stands at 43.27%. Delta Air Lines, Inc. (NYSE:DAL) is -1.97% away from its 52 week high.

On 12 January Gold Resource Corp (NYSEMKT: GORO) announced high-grade mineralization at its Alta Gracia property with drill intercepts including 5.06 meters of 1.53 grams (0.05 ounces) per tonne gold and 1,383 grams (44 ounces) per tonne silver. Gold Resource Corporation is a gold and silver producer with operations in Oaxaca, Mexico and exploration in Nevada, USA. On last trading day Gold Resource Corp (NYSEMKT: GORO) advanced 4.93% to close at $3.83. Its volatility for the week is 6.98% while volatility for the month is 7.54%. GORO’s EPS growth for past 5 years was 14.90%. Gold Resource Corp (NYSEMKT: GORO) monthly performance is 32.99%.

Corby Stephen, Managing Director UK Business of Cott Corporation (NYSE:COT) unloaded 2,574 shares at an average price of $6.82 on January 5, 2015. The total amount of the transaction was worth $17,555. Cott Corporation (NYSE:COT) has 1.50% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 74.30%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $7.65.

LRR Energy, L.P. (NYSE:LRE) announced that the Board of Directors of its general partner declared a cash distribution for the fourth quarter of 2014 of $0.4975 per outstanding unit, or $1.99 on an annualized basis. The distribution will be paid on February 13, 2015, to all unitholders of record as of the close of business on January 30, 2015. On last trading day LRR Energy, L.P. (NYSE:LRE) advanced 0.50% to close at $6.01. Its volatility for the week is 6.88% while volatility for the month is 6.88%. LRR Energy, L.P. (NYSE:LRE) monthly performance is -16.18%.

Traders Are Gambling on: AU Optronics Corp. (NYSE:AUO), Energy XXI (NASDAQ:EXXI), Ellington Residential Mortgage REIT (NYSE:EARN), Research Frontiers (NASDAQ:REFR), Gold Resource (NYSEMKT:GORO)

Cantor Fitzgerald reaffirmed their hold rating on shares of AU Optronics Corp (NYSE:AUO) in a research note issued to investors on Friday. The firm currently has a $5.00 price target on the stock. On Wednesday shares of AU Optronics Corp. (NYSE:AUO) closed at $5.74. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -0.40% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 37.90%.

Shares of Energy XXI Limited (NASDAQ:EXXI) saw a large increase in short interest in the month of December. As of December 15th, there was short interest totalling 24,200,025 shares, an increase of 33.0% from the November 28th total of 18,193,884 shares. Energy XXI Ltd (NASDAQ:EXXI) in last trading activity advanced 2.14% to close at $2.62. Company weekly performance is -0.76% while its quarterly performance stands at -60.48%. Energy XXI Ltd (NASDAQ:EXXI) is -89.21% away from its 52 week high.

Ellington Residential Mortgage REIT (NYSE:EARN) announced that its Board of Trustees has declared a dividend for the fourth quarter of 2014 of $0.55 per share, payable on January 26, 2015, to common shareholders. On last trading day Ellington Residential Mortgage REIT (NYSE:EARN) moved down -0.31% to close at $16.03. Its volatility for the week is 1.78% while volatility for the month is 1.77%. Ellington Residential Mortgage REIT (NYSE:EARN) monthly performance is 0.94%.

Research Frontiers, Inc. (NASDAQ:REFR) has a short ratio of 43.62. Higher the ratio, the more pressurized the stock will be, lower the ratio, lesser the duress on the stock. The short interest has seen a change of -3.09% in the past month. The 3-month change in short interest was measured at -8.75%. Research Frontiers Inc. (NASDAQ:REFR) has 2.30% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 17.00%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $5.08.

Gold Resource Corporation (NYSEMKT:GORO), announced high-grade mineralization at its Alta Gracia property with drill intercepts including 5.06 meters of 1.53 grams (0.05 ounces) per tonne gold and 1,383 grams (44 ounces) per tonne silver. Gold Resource Corporation is a gold and silver producer with operations in Oaxaca, Mexico and exploration in Nevada, USA. On last trading day Gold Resource Corp (NYSEMKT:GORO) moved down -0.29% to close at $3.48. Its volatility for the week is 7.12% while volatility for the month is 8.21%. GORO’s EPS growth for past 5 years was 14.90%. Gold Resource Corp (NYSEMKT:GORO) monthly performance is 6.42%.

Active Movers: KeyCorp. (NYSE:KEY), TriVascular Technologies (NASDAQ:TRIV), Gold Resource Corp (NYSEMKT:GORO), Microsemi Corporation (NASDAQ:MSCC), Dril-Quip (NYSE:DRQ)

KeyCorp (NYSE:KEY) has earned a “BBB+” credit rating from Morningstar. The research firm’s “BBB+” rating suggests that the company is a moderate default risk. They also gave their stock a two star rating. On Friday shares of KeyCorp. (NYSE:KEY) closed at $13.02. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -9.70% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 9.20%.

TriVascular Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:TRIV) manufacturer of the Ovation Prime® Abdominal Stent Graft System, announced that its management will be presenting at the J.P. Morgan 33rd Annual Healthcare Conference on January 13, 2015 in San Francisco. TriVascular Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:TRIV) in last trading activity decreased -5.34% to close at $10.64. Company weekly performance is -18.15% while its quarterly performance stands at -19.21%. TriVascular Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:TRIV) is -40.86% away from its 52 week high.

Gold Resource Corp (NYSEMKT:GORO) cash dividend payment of $0.01 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 23, 2015. Shareholders who purchased GORO stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. On last trading day Gold Resource Corp (NYSEMKT:GORO) decreased -3.09% to close at $3.45. Its volatility for the week is 7.28% while volatility for the month is 8.03%. GORO’s EPS growth for past 5 years was 14.90%. Gold Resource Corp (NYSEMKT:GORO) monthly performance is -4.17%.

On January 7, Microsemi Corporation (Nasdaq:MSCC), a leading provider of semiconductor solutions differentiated by power, security, reliability and performance, announced its collaboration with STMicroelectronics on a new electric vehicle car charger solution using Microsemi’s innovative PLC line driver. This is the first of several solutions targeting systems architects and designers who develop solutions for the Internet of Things (IoT). Microsemi Corporation (NASDAQ:MSCC) has 0.60% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 98.40%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $28.02.

Dril-Quip, Inc. (NYSE:DRQ) Short interest is confirmed a change of 53.58% in the preceding 1-month. In the 3-month period, the short interest has registered a change of -0.02%. The latest short ratio is 1.25. A low short ratio indicates marginal bearishness while a high short ratio represents excessive pessimism. On last trading day Dril-Quip, Inc. (NYSE:DRQ) decreased -3.20% to close at $71.17. Its volatility for the week is 3.61% while volatility for the month is 3.23%. DRQ’s sales growth for past 5 years was 10.00% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 9.70%. Dril-Quip, Inc. (NYSE:DRQ) monthly performance is -7.38%.

Hot Runners: MELA Sciences (NASDAQ:MELA), Petroleo Brasileiro (NYSE:PBR-A), RTI Surgical Inc. (NASDAQ:RTIX), Targa Resources Corp. (NYSE:TRGP), Gold Resource Corp (NYSEMKT:GORO)

MELA Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:MELA), developer of the MelaFind(R) system, a non-invasive software-driven image analysis device approved for use in the U.S. and the European Union to assist dermatologists in melanoma diagnosis, announced that MELA Sciences’ CEO Michael R. Stewart will present at the OneMedForum at the Marriott Marquis, San Francisco on January 13 at 2:00 p.m. PST. On Friday shares of MELA Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:MELA) closed at $1.51. Company’s EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 25.00%.

Petroleo Brasileiro Petrobras SA (ADR) (NYSE:PBR-A) run by the Brazil government, has reported production figures of 2.209 million barrels of oil and related liquids (per day throughout 3QFY14), making it the world’s largest publicly traded oil producer for the first time in its history.Petroleo Brasileiro Petrobras SA (ADR) (NYSE:PBR-A) in last trading activity advanced 4.22% to close at $7.16. Company weekly performance is 3.02% while its quarterly performance stands at -59.71%. Petroleo Brasileiro Petrobras SA (ADR) (NYSE:PBR-A) is -67.66% away from its 52 week high.

RTI Surgical Inc. (NASDAQ:RTIX) on 4 January has been assigned a patent developed by five co-inventors for a spinal rod and screw securing apparatus and method. On last trading day RTI Surgical Inc. (NASDAQ:RTIX) decreased -2.69% to close at $5.07. Its volatility for the week is 4.70% while volatility for the month is 5.10%. RTIX’s sales growth for past 5 years was 6.20% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 29.80%. RTI Surgical Inc. (NASDAQ:RTIX) monthly performance is -9.63%.

Targa Resources Corp (NYSE:TRGP) had its target price lowered by Jefferies Group from $125.00 to $100.00 in a report issued on Friday. They currently have a hold rating on the stock. Targa Resources Corp. (NYSE:TRGP) has 0.90% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 79.60%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $92.82.

Gold Resource Corporation (NYSEMKT:GORO) cash dividend payment of $0.01 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 23, 2015. On last trading day Gold Resource Corp (NYSEMKT:GORO) decreased -3.09% to close at $3.45. Its volatility for the week is 7.28% while volatility for the month is 8.03%. GORO’s EPS growth for past 5 years was 14.90%. Gold Resource Corp (NYSEMKT:GORO) monthly performance is -4.17%.

Stay on: Denbury Resources Inc. (NYSE:DNR), Toll Brothers Inc. (NYSE:TOL), Exelixis (NASDAQ:EXEL), Gold Resource Corp (NYSEMKT: GORO), Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F)

Denbury Resources Inc. (NYSE:DNR) has earned an average recommendation of “Hold” from the seventeen ratings firms that are covering the stock. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, ten have issued a hold recommendation and four have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average 12-month target price among analysts that have issued a report on the stock in the last year is $15.76. Denbury Resources Inc. (NYSE:DNR) in last trading activity advanced 4.36% to close at $7.18. Company weekly performance is -11.69% while its quarterly performance stands at -47.44%. Denbury Resources Inc. (NYSE:DNR) is -60.97% away from its 52 week high.

Toll Brothers Inc. (NYSE:TOL) Chief Accounting Officer of Toll Brothers Inc, Sicree Joseph R had sold 10,429 shares worth of $328,096 in a transaction dated December 17, 2014. In this transaction, 10,429 shares were sold at $31.46 per share. On last trading day Toll Brothers Inc. (NYSE:TOL) advanced 0.98% to close at $35.18. Its volatility for the week is 2.41% while volatility for the month is 2.52%. TOL’s sales growth for past 5 years was 17.40% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 19.10%. Toll Brothers Inc. (NYSE:TOL) monthly performance is 1.68%.

Exelixis, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXEL) announced that it has extended and restructured its agreement with Swedish Orphan Biovitrum AB (Sobi) to support the distribution and commercialization of COMETRIQ (cabozantinib) for progressive, unresectable, locally advanced or metastatic medullary thyroid cancer (MTC) in the European Union (EU), Switzerland, Norway, Russia, and Turkey. Exelixis, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXEL) in last trading activity increased 9.82% to close at $1.79. Company weekly performance is 24.31% while its quarterly performance stands at 15.48%. Exelixis, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXEL) is -78.72% away from its 52 week high.

Gold Resource Corp (NYSEMKT: GORO) announced a cash dividend. Payment of $0.01 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 23, 2015. Shareholders who purchased GORO stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 13th quarter that GORO has paid the same dividend. On Thursday shares of Gold Resource Corp (NYSEMKT:GORO) closed at $3.56.

Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) said that it is recalling about 13,500 2015 Lincoln MKC because drivers are shutting the vehicle off by mistake. On last trading day Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) increased 2.53% to close at $15.42. Its volatility for the week is 2.70% while volatility for the month is 2.37%. F’s sales growth for past 5 years was 0.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 17.80%. Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) monthly performance is -0.06%.

What’s Hot: Kinross Gold Corporation (NYSE:KGC), Gold Resource Corp (NYSEMKT:GORO), STMicroelectronics NV (NYSE:STM), ManTech International Corporation (NASDAQ:MANT), Idera Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:IDRA)

Kinross Gold (NYSE:KGC) was the target of a significant increase in short interest in November. As of November 28th, there was short interest totalling 9,600,868 shares, an increase of 27.2% from the November 14th total of 7,545,044 shares, Analyst Ratings Network.com reports. Kinross Gold Corporation (NYSE:KGC) in last trading activity advanced 4.09% to close at $2.80. Company weekly performance is 5.26% while its quarterly performance stands at -15.15%. Kinross Gold Corporation (NYSE:KGC) is -48.53% away from its 52 week high.

Gold Resource Corporation (NYSEMKT:GORO), declared a monthly instituted dividend of $0.01 per common share for December. On last trading day Gold Resource Corp (NYSEMKT:GORO) advanced 6.58% to close at $3.40. Its volatility for the week is 8.53% while volatility for the month is 8.20%. GORO’s EPS growth for past 5 years was 14.90%. Gold Resource Corp (NYSEMKT:GORO) monthly performance is -5.56%.

On Dec. 11, STMicroelectronics NV (NYSE:STM) announced that it had tested and validated an experimental 3D-graphics application based on ray-tracing technology that had been implemented on an ARM®-processor-based test chip attached to a Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA). Partially funded by the European Union Seventh Framework Programme (FP7 IC T 287804), the effort for “Facilitating Analysis and Synthesis Technologies For Effective Reconfiguation” (FASTER) was performed as part of a tight R&D cooperation with Politecnico di Milano that also involved Foundation for Research and Technology – Hellas. On last trading day STMicroelectronics NV (NYSE:STM) decreased -0.66% to close at $7.54. Its volatility for the week is 1.24% while volatility for the month is 1.98%. STM’s sales growth for past 5 years was -3.90% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 8.60%. STMicroelectronics NV (NYSE:STM) monthly performance is 2.17%.

Analysts at Maxim Group began coverage on shares of Mantech International Corp (NASDAQ:MANT) in a research report issued to clients and investors on Tuesday, TheFlyOnTheWall.com reports. ManTech International Corporation (NASDAQ:MANT) has 0.20% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 97.20%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $30.35.

Idera Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:IDRA) announced the U.S. FDA has granted orphan drug designation for IMO-8400, an antagonist of the endosomal Toll-like receptors (TLRs) 7, 8 and 9, for the treatment of Waldenström’s macroglobulinemia. Idera Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:IDRA) in last trading activity moved down -3.00% to close at $4.36. Company weekly performance is 7.78% while its quarterly performance stands at 90.61%. Idera Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:IDRA) is -36.46% away from its 52 week high.

Big Moves in Focus: Groupon (NASDAQ:GRPN), Sunesis Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:SNSS), Syntel (NASDAQ:SYNT), Gold Resource Corp (NYSEMKT:GORO), Coca-Cola FEMSA (NYSE:KOF)

Groupon Inc. (NASDAQ:GRPN) Director Bradley A. Keywell unloaded 500,000 shares of the company’s stock on the open market in a transaction dated Wednesday, December 17th. The shares were sold at an average price of $7.01, for a total value of $3,505,000.00. Following the sale, the director now directly owns 42,043 shares in the company, valued at approximately $294,721. Groupon, Inc. (NASDAQ:GRPN) in last trading activity advanced 3.17% to close at $8.14. Company weekly performance is 4.49% while its quarterly performance stands at 22.22%. Groupon, Inc. (NASDAQ:GRPN) is -34.46% away from its 52 week high.

Sunesis Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:SNSS) was upgraded by investment analysts at Cantor Fitzgerald from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a note issued to investors on Wednesday, TheFlyOnTheWall.com reports. The firm currently has a $4.00 target price on the stock, up from their previous target price of $2.00. Cantor Fitzgerald’s price objective suggests a potential upside of 73.16% from the stock’s previous close. On last trading day Sunesis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:SNSS) advanced 2.82% to close at $2.55. Its volatility for the week is 5.08% while volatility for the month is 11.44%. SNSS’s sales growth for past 5 years was 8.20% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 36.70%. Sunesis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:SNSS) monthly performance is 14.86%.

On last trading day Syntel, Inc. (NASDAQ:SYNT) advanced 0.37% to close at $45.74. Its volatility for the week is 1.83% while volatility for the month is 2.10%. SYNT’s sales growth for past 5 years was 15.00% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 20.10%. Syntel, Inc. (NASDAQ:SYNT) monthly performance is 2.69%.

Gold Resource Corporation (NYSE MKT:GORO) has signed a lease agreement with an option to buy the “Goose” gold property in Nevada, the Mexico-focused precious metals producer said on 18 December. Gold Resource Corp (NYSEMKT:GORO) has 22.51% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 50.60%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $3.18.

Coca-Cola FEMSA, S.A.B. de C.V. (NYSE:KOF) was upgraded by investment analysts at Scotiabank to a “sector outperform” rating in a note issued to investors on Monday.On Friday shares of Coca-Cola FEMSA S.A.B de C.V. (NYSE:KOF) closed at $87.35. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 14.00% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 8.80%.

Stocks News Alert: Gold Resource Corp (NYSEMKT:GORO), Arena Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:ARNA), Scripps Networks Interactive (NYSE:SNI), Insperity (NYSE:NSP), Big Lots (NYSE:BIG)

Gold Resource Corp. (NYSEMKT:GORO) announced Thursday that it has leased additional mining claims in south central Nevada with an option to buy. The Colorado Springs-based company leased five mining claims from Nevada Eagle LLC in the Walker Lane Mineral Belt. The land is adjacent to other claims the company leased earlier this year. Gold Resource Corp (NYSEMKT:GORO) in last trading activity advanced 7.09% to close at $3.17. Company weekly performance is -3.06% while its quarterly performance stands at -39.27%. Gold Resource Corp (NYSEMKT:GORO) is -49.75% away from its 52 week high.

Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ARNA) on Nov. 25 announced that the US Patent and Trademark Office granted Arena U.S. Patent No. 8,895,776, entitled “Modulators of the Prostacyclin (PGI2) Receptor Useful for the Treatment of Disorders Related Thereto,” covering ralinepag (formerly APD811), an orally available agonist of the prostacyclin (IP) receptor. Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ARNA) in last trading activity moved down -1.24% to close at $3.99. Company weekly performance is 2.05% while its quarterly performance stands at -2.68%. Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ARNA) is -49.94% away from its 52 week high.

Scripps Networks Interactive (NYSE:SNI) major shareholder Elizabeth A. Logan sold 665,000 shares of the stock on the open market in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, December 16th. The stock was sold at an average price of $74.71, for a total value of $49,682,150.00. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now directly owns 119,409 shares in the company, valued at approximately $8,921,046. On last trading day Scripps Networks Interactive, Inc. (NYSE:SNI) fell -1.28% to close at $77.83. Its volatility for the week is 2.26% while volatility for the month is 2.03%. SNI’s sales growth for past 5 years was 10.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 89.30%. Scripps Networks Interactive, Inc. (NYSE:SNI) monthly performance is 3.36%.

The Securities and Exchange Commission has divulged that Arizpe Arthur A, EVP of Client Services & COO of Insperity Inc (NYSE:NSP), had unloaded 3,500 shares at an average price of $33 in a transaction dated on November 6, 2014. The total value of the transaction was worth $115,500. After the trade, the EVP of Client Services & COO now owns 126,199 shares which is valued at $4,182,232 in the current market. Insperity, Inc. (NYSE:NSP) has 0.70% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 81.70%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $34.30.

Big Lots (NYSE:BIG) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Friday, December 5th. The company reported ($0.06) EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of ($0.05) by $0.01. The company had revenue of $1.11 billion for the quarter. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted ($0.16) earnings per share. The company’s quarterly revenue was up .2% on a year-over-year basis. Analysts expect that Big Lots will post $2.47 EPS for the current fiscal year. On Friday shares of Big Lots Inc. (NYSE:BIG) closed at $38.39. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 2.70% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 12.30%.