What’s Hot Today: ImmuCell Corp. (NASDAQ:ICCC), Cellectis S.A. (NASDAQ:CLLS), Profire Energy (NASDAQ:PFIE), ABB (NYSE:ABB), Level 3 Communications (NYSE:LVLT)

On Monday shares of ImmuCell Corp. (NASDAQ:ICCC) closed at $8.03. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 11.10%. On May 12, ImmuCell Corporation (NASDAQ:ICCC), announced financial results for its first quarter ended March 31, 2015. Total sales increased 49% to $3.10 million during first quarter 2015, compared to first quarter 2014; and sales of First Defense® increased 62% to $2.98 million during first quarter 2015, compared to first quarter 2014.

Cellectis S.A. (NASDAQ:CLLS) in last trading activity fell -1.71% to close at $31.70. Company weekly performance is 0.09%. Cellectis S.A. (NASDAQ:CLLS) is -24.60% away from its 52 week high. Cellectis S.A. (NASDAQ:CLLS) announced that pre-clinical data on its engineered allogeneic CAR T-cells featured in an oral presentation at the American Society of Gene & Cell Therapy (ASGCT) 18th Annual Meeting. The meeting held from May 13 to 16, 2015 in New Orleans, LA.

On last trading day Profire Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFIE) increased 0.61% to close at $1.64. Its volatility for the week is 5.79% while volatility for the month is 6.76%. PFIE’s sales growth for past 5 years was 41.20% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 43.10%. Profire Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFIE) monthly performance is 21.48%. On May 15, Profire Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFIE) announced that Andrew Limpert, the Company’s Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer and Secretary and a director of the Company, will resign from all roles effective June 15, 2015, after the Company files its annual report on form 10-K and hosts its earnings call. Mr. Limpert joined Profire Energy in 2007.

ABB Ltd. (NYSE:ABB) has institutional ownership stands at 4.30%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $22.15. ABB (NYSE:ABB) has been given an “A” credit rating by analysts at Morningstar. The research firm’s “A” rating suggests that the company is a low default risk. They also gave their stock a three star rating.

On last trading day Level 3 Communications, Inc. (NYSE:LVLT) increased 2.16% to close at $56.68. Its volatility for the week is 1.60% while volatility for the month is 1.75%. LVLT’s sales growth for past 5 years was 12.90% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 17.20%. Level 3 Communications, Inc. (NYSE:LVLT) monthly performance is 8.75%. Sunit Patel, executive vice president and chief financial officer of Level 3 Communications, Inc. (NYSE:LVLT), presented at the Jefferies 2015 Global Technology, Media and Telecom Conference on May 12, 2015, in Miami.

Eye Catching Stocks: Immunomedics Inc. (NASDAQ:IMMU), ChannelAdvisor Corporation (NYSE:ECOM), E*TRADE Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:ETFC), ImmuCell Corp. (NASDAQ:ICCC), Invacare Corporation (NYSE:IVC)

On Monday shares of Immunomedics Inc. (NASDAQ:IMMU) closed at $4.22. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -21.40%. Immunomedics, Inc. (NASDAQ:IMMU) announced that the FDA has granted fast track designation to its lead antibody-drug conjugate program sacituzumab govitecan for the treatment of patients suffering from metastatic non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) who have failed two prior lines of therapy.

ChannelAdvisor Corporation (NYSE:ECOM) in last trading activity increased 5.05% to close at $11.45. Company weekly performance is 4.57% while its quarterly performance stands at 20.78%. ChannelAdvisor Corporation (NYSE:ECOM) is -57.84% away from its 52 week high. ChannelAdvisor Corporation (NYSE: ECOM) on 5 May, announced that its Board of Directors has appointed David Spitz as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and a Director, effective today. Spitz, who currently serves as President and Chief Operating Officer, succeeds Scot Wingo, who has been appointed Executive Chairman.

On last trading day E*TRADE Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:ETFC) increased 2.86% to close at $29.84. Its volatility for the week is 2.41% while volatility for the month is 2.46%. ETFC’s sales growth for past 5 years was -7.10% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 15.80%. E*TRADE Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:ETFC) monthly performance is 8.27%. Zacks lowered shares of E*TRADE Financial Corp (NASDAQ:ETFC) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report released on Wednesday.

ImmuCell Corp. (NASDAQ:ICCC) has 8.60% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 8.40%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $8.03. ImmuCell Corp. (NASDAQ:ICCC) reported first quarter EPS of $0.15 after the close on 12 May, compared to the loss of $0.00 in the prior year period. ImmuCell gapped up Wednesday morning and has risen sharply in early trade on the highest volume of the year. The stock is now up 2.12 at $7.77 and has soared to a new high for the year.

On last trading day Invacare Corporation (NYSE:IVC) increased 0.60% to close at $21.75. Its volatility for the week is 3.47% while volatility for the month is 3.13%. IVC’s sales growth for past 5 years was -5.60% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -29.70%. Invacare Corporation (NYSE:IVC) monthly performance is 11.25%. On 15 May, Invacare Corporation (NYSE:IVC) CEO Matthew E. Monaghan has been further cemented in the medical products company’s corporate governance structure. Elyria-based Invacare (NYSE: IVC) said its shareholders have elected to the board of directors Monaghan and Clifford D. Nastas, a director of the Dan T. Moore Co. and president of a group of its automotive and advanced materials operating companies.

Investors Are Watching: ImmuCell Corp. (NASDAQ:ICCC), SunEdison (NYSE:SUNE), Methanex Corporation (NASDAQ:MEOH), TripAdvisor Inc. (NASDAQ:TRIP), BHP Billiton Limited (NYSE:BHP)

On Wednesday shares of ImmuCell Corp. (NASDAQ:ICCC) closed at $5.80. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 11.10%. ImmuCell Corporation (NASDAQ:ICCC), will report first quarter of 2015 financial results after the market closes on Tuesday, May 12, 2015. The Company has scheduled a conference call that same day Tuesday, May 12, 2015, at 4:30 PM EDT to review the results.
SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE:SUNE) in last trading activity decreased -0.84% to close at $24.83. Company weekly performance is -4.50% while its quarterly performance stands at 24.03%. SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE:SUNE) is -10.49% away from its 52 week high. SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE:SUNE), announced it has been awarded an 86 megawatts (MW) DC solar photovoltaic project in South Africa during the fourth bid round of the Renewable Energy IPP Procurement Program organized by South Africa’s Department of Energy. The 86 MW award represents 20% of the total solar allocated to preferred bidders in this round.

On last trading day Methanex Corporation (NASDAQ:MEOH) moved up 0.26% to close at $58.66. Its volatility for the week is 3.19% while volatility for the month is 2.97%. MEOH’s sales growth for past 5 years was 21.90% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 175.80%. Methanex Corporation (NASDAQ:MEOH) monthly performance is 5.92%. For the first quarter of 2015, Methanex Corporation (NASDAQ:MEOH) on Apr 29, 2015 reported Adjusted EBITDA(1) of $97 million and Adjusted net income(1) of $21 million ($0.23 per share on a diluted basis(1)). This compares with Adjusted EBITDA(1) of $150 million and Adjusted net income(1) of $80 million ($0.85 per share on a diluted basis(1)) for the fourth quarter of 2014.

On Wednesday shares of TripAdvisor Inc. (NASDAQ:TRIP) closed at $76.80. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 28.80% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 23.97%. TripAdvisor Inc (NASDAQ:TRIP), the world’s largest travel, on Wednesday reported first-quarter net earnings of $63 million or $0.43 per share compared with $68 million or $0.47 per share last year.

On last trading day BHP Billiton Limited (NYSE:BHP) decreased -1.19% to close at $51.41. Its volatility for the week is 1.67% while volatility for the month is 1.84%. BHP’s sales growth for past 5 years was 6.00% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 19.70%. BHP Billiton Limited (NYSE:BHP) monthly performance is 10.04%. BHP Billiton Limited (NYSE:BHP) shareholders have approved the demerger of South32, with the demerger resolution achieving 98.05 per cent in favour. The simultaneous shareholder general meetings took place in Perth and London to approve the demerger of South32 from BHP Billiton.

Active Stocks to Watch: ArQule Inc. (NASDAQ:ARQL), ImmuCell Corp. (NASDAQ:ICCC), Cascade Microtech Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCD), Lake Shore Gold Corp. (NYSEMKT:LSG), Gaiam Inc. (NASDAQ:GAIA)

On Thursday shares of ArQule Inc. (NASDAQ:ARQL) closed at $1.86. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -14.80% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 5.00%. ArQule, Inc. (NASDAQ:ARQL) and Beryllium Discovery Corp. announced a collaborative research and development agreement to identify and unlock the therapeutic potential of small molecule compounds by combining ArQule’s chemistry and drug development expertise with Beryllium’s discovery platforms. The Beryllium platforms integrate structure-guided drug discovery, biophysics and cell biology.

ImmuCell Corp. (NASDAQ:ICCC) in last trading activity fell -1.47% to close at $5.72. Company weekly performance is -10.28% while its quarterly performance stands at -5.07%. ImmuCell Corp. (NASDAQ:ICCC) is -20.84% away from its 52 week high. ImmuCell Corporation (NASDAQ:ICCC) will report first quarter of 2015 financial results after the market closes on Tuesday, May 12, 2015. The Company has scheduled a conference call that same day Tuesday, May 12, 2015, at 4:30 PM EDT to review the results.

On last trading day Cascade Microtech Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCD) advanced 0.35% to close at $14.25. Its volatility for the week is 2.03% while volatility for the month is 2.33%. CSCD’s sales growth for past 5 years was 21.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 27.30%. Cascade Microtech Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCD) monthly performance is 2.37%. On Apr 29, Cascade Microtech Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCD) reported financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015. Total revenue of the company is reported as $31.7 million, compared to $36.6 million for Q4 2014 and $33.7 million for Q1 2014.

Lake Shore Gold Corp. (NYSEMKT:LSG) on last trading activity company’s stock closed at $1.05. Lake Shore Gold Corp. (NYSEMKT:LSG) announce that all matters presented for approval at the Company’s annual general meeting of shareholders held on April 29, 2015, were duly authorized and approved, as follows: setting the number of directors at eight and election of Lake Shore Gold’s nominees to the board of directors of the Company; and appointment of Deloitte LLP as auditors of the Company for the ensuing year and authorization of the directors to fix their remuneration.

On last trading day Gaiam Inc. (NASDAQ:GAIA) fell -0.15% to close at $6.72. Its volatility for the week is 4.55% while volatility for the month is 4.47%. GAIA’s sales growth for past 5 years was -9.80% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 152.26%. Gaiam Inc. (NASDAQ:GAIA) monthly performance is -6.93%. GAIAM, Inc. (NASDAQ:GAIA), reported financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015. First Quarter 2015 Financial Results Net revenue in the first quarter of 2015 was comparable to last year at $37.6 million. GAIAM Brand net revenue in the first quarter decreased 2% to $34.5 million compared to the same year-ago quarter. Excluding planned declines in catalog sales, GAIAM Brand net revenue in the first quarter of 2015 increased 4% to $32.3 million.

Today’s Watch List: ImmuCell Corp. (NASDAQ:ICCC), Citizens Financial Group (NYSE:CFG), Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE), Meritage Homes Corporation (NYSE:MTH), Petroleo Brasileiro Petrobras (NYSE:PBR)

On Thursday shares of ImmuCell Corp. (NASDAQ:ICCC) closed at $6.96. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 11.10%. On March 23, it was reported that, Andrews & Springer LLC, a boutique securities class action law firm focused on representing shareholders nationwide, is investigating potential securities fraud and breach of fiduciary duty claims against ImmuCell Corp. (NASDAQ:ICCC)).

Citizens Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CFG) in last trading activity moved up 0.50% to close at $24.12. Company weekly performance is -2.74% while its quarterly performance stands at -4.78%. Citizens Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CFG) is -6.66% away from its 52 week high. Citizens Financial Group Inc (NYSE: CFG) announced The Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc (“RBS”), through a subsidiary, has agreed to sell 135 million shares, or 25%, of CFG’s outstanding common stock at a price to the public of $23.75 per share. CFG will not be issuing or selling common stock and will not receive any proceeds from the completion of the offering. The offering is expected to close on March 30, 2015.

On Thursday shares of Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) closed at $34.16. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 0.10% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 2.17%. Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) and Eli Lilly and Company have announced that they are preparing to resume the Phase 3 clinical programme for tanezumab. As a result, Pfizer expects to receive a $200 million upfront payment from Lilly in accordance with their collaboration agreement. This announcement follows a decision by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to lift the partial clinical hold on the tanezumab development programme after a review of a robust body of nonclinical data characterizing the sympathetic nervous system response to tanezumab.

Meritage Homes Corporation (NYSE:MTH) has 1.80% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 93.10%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $46.31. Citigroup Inc. lowered shares of Meritage Homes Corp (NYSE:MTH) from a buy rating to a neutral rating in a research report released on Thursday morning, TheFlyOnTheWall.comreports. Citigroup Inc. currently has $47.00 price objective on the stock, up from their previous price objective of $44.00.

Petroleo Brasileiro Petrobras SA (ADR) (NYSE:PBR) in last trading activity fell -3.98% to close at $5.79. Company weekly performance is 10.08% while its quarterly performance stands at -24.90%. Petroleo Brasileiro Petrobras SA (ADR) (NYSE:PBR) is -72.35% away from its 52 week high. Petroleo Brasileiro Petrobras SA (ADR) (NYSE:PBR) announced Thursday that Guido Mantega resigned from his position as member and Chairman of Petrobras Board of Directors.

What’s Hot: Koppers Holdings Inc. (NYSE:KOP), Weatherford International plc (NYSE:WFT), ImmuCell Corp. (NASDAQ:ICCC), Zynga Inc (NASDAQ:ZNGA), CEVA Inc. (NASDAQ:CEVA)

Koppers Holdings Inc. (NYSE:KOP) said it will suspend its dividend and consider selling some non-core assets as part of an initiative to pay down debt. In its fourth-quarter earnings statement, the Downtown-based maker of chemicals and wood treatment products said it wants to reduce debt by $200 to $250 million over the next two years. On Thursday shares of Koppers Holdings Inc. (NYSE:KOP) closed at $18.48. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 1.60% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 20.00%.

Weatherford International Plc (NYSE:WFT) has earned a “BB+” credit rating from analysts at Morningstar. The research firm’s “BB+” rating suggests that the company is an above-average default risk. Weatherford International plc (NYSE:WFT) in last trading activity fell -1.65% to close at $12.53. Company weekly performance is -0.40% while its quarterly performance stands at -22.80%. Weatherford International plc (NYSE:WFT) is -49.64% away from its 52 week high.

On 25 February 2015, Immucell Corp (NASDAQ: ICCC) announced positive results from its pivotal study to prevent scours (diarrhea) in newborn calves caused by rotavirus. “Our work to optimize the dosage and product formulation was ultimately responsible for our ability to achieve statistically significant effectiveness versus a placebo control within our rotavirus challenge model,” commented Dr. John W. Zinckgraf, Director of Product Development. On last trading day ImmuCell Corp. (NASDAQ:ICCC) fell -1.43% to close at $6.90. Its volatility for the week is 3.52% while volatility for the month is 5.88%. ICCC’s sales growth for past 5 years was 11.10% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 3.00%. ImmuCell Corp. (NASDAQ:ICCC) monthly performance is 5.34%.

It was reported on 19 February 2015, that For shareholders of game developer Zynga Inc. (NASDAQ:ZNGA), 2015 looks to be a long, slow year. CEO Don Mattrick let some air out of expectations earlier in February, when he prepared shareholders for losses and declining revenues in the first half. Mattrick forecasts an improvement in the second half of the year, as the San Francisco gaming company readies a batch of new titles for release. On Thursday shares of Zynga Inc (NASDAQ:ZNGA) closed at $2.31. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 41.50% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 30.00%.

On 23 February 2015, CEVA, Inc. (NASDAQ: CEVA) announced the availability of 3GPP’s latest audio and voice codec for the CEVA-TeakLite family of DSPs. Backwards compatible with AMR Wideband (AMR-WB) and Narrowband (AMR-NB) standards, the new Enhanced Voice Services (EVS) codec delivers outstanding voice and audio quality on any cellular network, but consumes substantially higher DSP resources compared to AMR Wideband to achieve this. On last trading day CEVA Inc. (NASDAQ:CEVA) increased 0.30% to close at $19.98. Its volatility for the week is 2.18% while volatility for the month is 3.35%. CEVA’s sales growth for past 5 years was 5.70% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -16.00%. CEVA Inc. (NASDAQ:CEVA) monthly performance is 11.74%.

Biotech Stocks Touched New Highs: Cambrex Corporation. (NYSE:CBM), Biogen Idec Inc. (NASDAQ:BIIB), Coherus Biosciences (NASDAQ:CHRS), ImmuCell (NASDAQ:ICCC), Esperion Therapeutics (NASDAQ:ESPR)

Cambrex Corporation. (NYSE:CBM) reported Fourth quarter 2014 sales increased 25% to $128.8 million from $103.0 million in the same period last year. Full year 2014 sales increased 18%, and 19% excluding the impact of foreign currency. On Friday shares of Cambrex Corporation. (NYSE:CBM) closed at $30.01. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 5.00% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 21.00%.

On 29 January, Biotech company, Biogen Idec (NASDAQ:BIIB), reported fourth quarter 2014 earnings per share of $4.08 (including the impact of stock-based compensation expense), way above the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $3.74 and the year-ago earnings of $2.33 per share.Biogen Idec Inc. (NASDAQ:BIIB) in last trading activity increased 0.05% to close at $402.00. Company weekly performance is 3.30% while its quarterly performance stands at 25.80%. Biogen Idec Inc. (NASDAQ:BIIB) is -0.10% away from its 52 week high.

Coherus BioSciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:CHRS), announced that it will participate in a fireside chat at the 2015 Leerink Global Healthcare Conference on Wednesday, February 11 at 1:50 pm ET in New York City. On last trading day Coherus Biosciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:CHRS) increased 17.51% to close at $28.66. Its volatility for the week is 11.18% while volatility for the month is 9.98%. CHRS’s EPS growth for past 5 years was -44.33%. Coherus Biosciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:CHRS) monthly performance is 44.82%.

ImmuCell Corporation (NASDAQ: ICCC), will report 2014 full year and fourth quarter financial results after the market closes on Wednesday, February 11, 2015. ImmuCell Corp. (NASDAQ:ICCC) has 8.60% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 8.50%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $6.55.

On 2 February, Esperion Therapeutics (NASDAQ:ESPR) announced that the FDA has removed the peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor partial clinical hold on ETC-1002. On last trading day Esperion Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:ESPR) increased 1.47% to close at $59.39. Its volatility for the week is 9.47% while volatility for the month is 8.68%. ESPR’s EPS growth for past 5 years was -29.50%. Esperion Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:ESPR) monthly performance is 26.17%.

Notable Ups And Down: Zynga Inc (NASDAQ:ZNGA), Gilead Sciences Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD), ImmuCell Corp. (NASDAQ:ICCC), American Electric Power Co. (NYSE:AEP), Alcatel Lucent (NYSE:ALU)

Zynga Inc (NASDAQ:ZNGA)’s 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 stock was sold at an average price of $2.51, for a total transaction of $25,100.00. Zynga Inc (NASDAQ:ZNGA) in last trading activity advanced 2.62% to close at $2.74. Company weekly performance is 1.48% while its quarterly performance stands at -1.79%. Zynga Inc (NASDAQ:ZNGA) is -53.48% away from its 52 week high.

Biotechnology stocks were among the biggest movers in premarket. Gilead Sciences Inc (NASDAQ:GILD) rose before the bell after Morgan Stanley upgraded the stock to “overweight” from “equal-weight.” On last trading day Gilead Sciences Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) advanced 3.74% to close at $97.30. Its volatility for the week is 4.70% while volatility for the month is 3.22%. GILD’s sales growth for past 5 years was 16.00% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 11.90%. Gilead Sciences Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) monthly performance is -2.99%.

ImmuCell Corp. (NASDAQ:ICCC) announces the hiring of Michelle Philibeck as the sales and marketing manager for the Midwestern region. Philibeck was previously with the Wisconsin Dairy Business Association and Dairy Business Milk Marketing Cooperative where she was the Director of Operations. On last trading day ImmuCell Corp. (NASDAQ:ICCC) advanced 1.87% to close at $4.91. Its volatility for the week is 2.32% while volatility for the month is 3.62%. ICCC’s sales growth for past 5 years was 5.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 17.60%. ImmuCell Corp. (NASDAQ:ICCC) monthly performance is 0.20%.

American Electric Power Company Inc (NYSE:AEP) has been one of the best performing stocks during the year. The stock has been forming higher highs and higher lows which is indicative of the presence of buying interest at every dip which is a huge positive. American Electric Power Co., Inc. (NYSE:AEP) has 0.06% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 68.00%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $62.91.

Alcatel-Lucent SA (ADR) (NYSE:ALU), a dark horse winner of Verizon’s widely coveted 100G long haul deployment earlier this year, also could be well positioned for a piece of the carrier’s metro 100G contract. Alcatel Lucent SA (ADR) (NYSE:ALU) in last trading activity decreased -1.62% to close at $3.65. Company weekly performance is 1.39% while its quarterly performance stands at 17.74%. Alcatel Lucent SA (ADR) (NYSE:ALU) is -21.00% away from its 52 week high.

Why Traders Are Watching: Yamana Gold (NYSE:AUY), RF Micro Devices Inc. (NASDAQ:RFMD), Koninklijke Philips N.V (NYSE:PHG), ImmuCell (NASDAQ:ICCC), Patterson Companies (NASDAQ:PDCO)

Yamana Gold, Inc. (NYSE:AUY) announced a quarterly dividend, which is scheduled for Thursday, January 15th. Investors of record on Wednesday, December 31st will be paid a dividend of $0.015 per share. This represents a $0.06 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.48%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, December 29th. Yamana Gold, Inc. (NYSE:AUY) in last trading activity moved down -2.46% to close at $3.96. Company weekly performance is 0.76% while its quarterly performance stands at -45.45%. Yamana Gold, Inc. (NYSE:AUY) is -62.49% away from its 52 week high.

RF Micro Devices (NASDAQ:RFMD) VP James D. Stilson unloaded 25,040 shares of RF Micro Devices stock on the open market in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, December 10th. The stock was sold at an average price of $15.47, for a total transaction of $387,368.80. Following the completion of the sale, the vice president now directly owns 454,171 shares in the company, valued at approximately $7,026,025. On last trading day RF Micro Devices Inc. (NASDAQ:RFMD) moved down -1.84% to close at $15.50. Its volatility for the week is 4.02% while volatility for the month is 3.49%. RFMD’s sales growth for past 5 years was 5.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 15.00%. RF Micro Devices Inc. (NASDAQ:RFMD) monthly performance is 16.98%.

Electronics company Koninklijke Philips NV (NYSE:PHG) dodged an inter partes review of a lighting unit patent on 4 December with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office’s patent review board deciding that petitioner JST Performance Inc. hadn’t shown a likelihood of succeeding on its challenged claims. On last trading day Koninklijke Philips N.V (NYSE:PHG) moved down -2.18% to close at $28.72. Its volatility for the week is 1.41% while volatility for the month is 1.03%. PHG’s sales growth for past 5 years was -2.40% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 72.40%. Koninklijke Philips N.V (NYSE:PHG) monthly performance is 2.28%.

ImmuCell Corp. (NASDAQ:ICCC) on 12 November announced Quarterly Results For the third quarter ended September 30, 2014, product sales increased 43% to $1.77 million versus $1.23 million in the same period of the prior year. ImmuCell Corp. (NASDAQ:ICCC) has 8.60% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 8.40%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $4.93.

Patterson Companies (NASDAQ:PDCO) announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, December 9th, StockRatingsNetwork reports. Investors of record on Friday, January 9th will be paid a dividend of 0.20 per share on Friday, January 23rd. This represents a $0.80 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.65%. On Friday shares of Patterson Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDCO) closed at $47.44. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 5.60% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 11.33%.

Top Morning News: NorthStar Realty Finance Corp. (NYSE:NRF), Conversant (NASDAQ:CNVR), ImmuCell (NASDAQ:ICCC), Adams Resources & Energy Inc. (NYSEMKT:AE), Portugal Telecom (NYSE:PT)

Shares of Northstar Realty Finance Corp. (NYSE:NRF) saw a significant decrease in short interest in the month of November. As of November 14th, there was short interest totalling 13,043,761 shares, a decrease of 55.1% from the October 31st total of 29,025,724 shares, Stock Ratings News reports. NorthStar Realty Finance Corp. (NYSE:NRF) in last trading activity advanced 0.34% to close at $17.68. Company weekly performance is -1.23% while its quarterly performance stands at 0.91%. NorthStar Realty Finance Corp. (NYSE:NRF) is -5.96% away from its 52 week high.

On Nov 24, Conversant (NASDAQ:CNVR) and its premium video media solutions group, SET by Conversant, announced it has been awarded Best Paper for Storytelling with Images and Videos (VisStory) for its paper entitled “Unsupervised Summarization from Simultaneous Egocentric Videos,” at the ECCV 2014 in Zurich, Switzerland. The award-winning paper highlights pioneering research that Conversant is delivering in the field of computer vision. On last trading day Conversant, Inc. (NASDAQ:CNVR) decreased -0.69% to close at $34.44. Its volatility for the week is 1.25% while volatility for the month is 0.84%. CNVR’s sales growth for past 5 years was 4.70% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 20.80%. Conversant, Inc. (NASDAQ:CNVR) monthly performance is -1.88%.

ImmuCell Corporation (NASDAQ: ICCC), announced that Michael Brigham, President and Chief Executive Officer, will make a presentation at the LD Micro conference on Tuesday, December 2, 2014 at 5:30 PM PST / 8:30 PM EST. On last trading day ImmuCell Corp. (NASDAQ:ICCC) decreased -1.48% to close at $4.65. Its volatility for the week is 1.98% while volatility for the month is 2.76%. ICCC’s sales growth for past 5 years was 5.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 17.60%. ImmuCell Corp. (NASDAQ:ICCC) monthly performance is 1.31%.

Adams Resources & Energy, Inc. (NYSEMKT:AE) begin trading ex-dividend on November 28, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.22 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 16, 2014. Shareholders who purchased AE stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. Adams Resources & Energy Inc. (NYSEMKT:AE) has 54.95% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 39.30%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $43.96.

French cable and telecommunications company Altice S.A. has finally on Tuesday signed a definitive agreement to acquire the Portuguese assets of Portugal Telecom SGPS S.A. (NYSE:PT) from Brazilian wireless carrier Oi S.A. Portugal Telecom, SGPS S.A. (NYSE:PT) belongs to Technology sector. Its net profit margin is 20.90% and weekly performance is -7.98%. On last trading day company shares ended up $1.50. Portugal Telecom, SGPS S.A. (NYSE:PT) distance from 50-day simple moving average (SMA50) is -11.46%.