Momentum Stocks: Endo International plc (NASDAQ:ENDP), Quest Resource (NASDAQ:QRHC), Two Harbors Investment Corp. (NYSE:TWO), Linn Energy (NASDAQ:LINE), Jack Henry & Associates (NASDAQ:JKHY)

On Monday shares of Endo International plc (NASDAQ:ENDP) closed at $80.77. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 14.50% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 9.07%. One of the biggest pharmaceutical deals of the year is being struck with an eye to the industry’s cheapest drugs — generics. Endo International plc (NASDAQ:ENDP) announced on Monday that it is buying privately held Par Pharmaceutical Holdings Inc. for $8.05 billion in cash and stock in a bid to expand its generics business and put it on track to “long-term double-digit revenue growth,” as company representatives said in a statement.

Quest Resource Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:QRHC) in last trading activity moved down -2.50% to close at $1.17. Company weekly performance is -2.50% while its quarterly performance stands at -12.69%. Quest Resource Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:QRHC) is -81.22% away from its 52 week high. On May 15, Quest Resource Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:QRHC) announced financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015.
Total revenue of $40.0 million, up 4.8% compared with the first quarter of 2014; Achieved 32,000 client location milestone, up from 20,000 client locations as of December 31, 2014.

On last trading day Two Harbors Investment Corp. (NYSE:TWO) increased 0.47% to close at $10.61. Its volatility for the week is 1.00% while volatility for the month is 0.99%. TWO’s sales growth for past 5 years was 188.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 26.00%. Two Harbors Investment Corp. (NYSE:TWO) monthly performance is -0.56%. Two Harbors Investment Corp. (NYSE:TWO) swung to a net profit for the quarter ended Mar. 31, 2015. The company has made a net profit of $94.79 million, or $ 0.26 a share in the quarter, against a net loss of $29.14 million, or $0.08 a share in the last year period.

On Monday shares of Linn Energy, LLC (NASDAQ:LINE) closed at $12.41. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 78.70% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as -14.50%.
LINN Energy, LLC (NASDAQ:LINE) said Monday that it plans to conduct a public offering of 16 million of its units representing limited liability company interests. LINN Energy expects to grant the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 2.4 million units.

On last trading day Jack Henry & Associates Inc. (NASDAQ:JKHY) increased 1.01% to close at $65.69. Its volatility for the week is 1.54% while volatility for the month is 1.93%. JKHY’s sales growth for past 5 years was 10.20% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 14.10%. Jack Henry & Associates Inc. (NASDAQ:JKHY) monthly performance is -1.50%. On May 11, Jack Henry & Associates Inc. (NASDAQ:JKHY) announced plans to continue its close work with Microsoft to provide financial institutions a “best of breed” combination of software and hardware. As part of this integration, Jack Henry clients will have access to a new Surface purchase program through CDW, which provides banks a unique online portal through which they can purchase the Surface tablets with special discounts.

Top Stories: AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS), Navidea Biopharmaceuticals (NYSEMKT:NAVB), Sun Communities (NYSE:SUI), Jack Henry & Associates (NASDAQ:JKHY), Gilat Satellite Networks (NASDAQ:GILT)

On Monday shares of AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS) closed at $4.89. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 9.80% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 5.00%. On April 15, AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS) said that David C. Horn, Executive Vice President, Chief Legal and Administrative Officer, and Secretary has elected to retire from the company effective May 31, 2015.

Navidea Biopharmaceuticals, Inc (NYSEMKT:NAVB) in last trading activity moved up 1.34% to close at $1.51. Company weekly performance is -0.66% while its quarterly performance stands at -15.17%. Navidea Biopharmaceuticals, Inc (NYSEMKT:NAVB) is -25.25% away from its 52 week high. Navidea Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE MKT:NAVB) announced that it has entered into an agreement with Alseres Pharmaceuticals, Inc. to terminate the sub-license agreement dated July 31, 2012 for research, development and commercialization of NAV5001, an agent in Phase 3 clinical development for early detection of Parkinson’s disease. Navidea previously announced its intention to decrease its R&D expenses by divesting its non-core neuroimaging assets.

On last trading day Sun Communities Inc. (NYSE:SUI) decreased -0.44% to close at $65.99. Its volatility for the week is 2.18% while volatility for the month is 1.91%. SUI’s sales growth for past 5 years was 12.70% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 29.50%. Sun Communities Inc. (NYSE:SUI) monthly performance is -0.50%. Sun Communities Inc. (NYSE:SUI) on 23 April, reported a key measure of profitability in its first quarter. The results topped Wall Street expectations. The real estate investment trust, based in Southfield, Michigan, said it had funds from operations of $50.2 million, or 90 cents per share, in the period. The company said it had net income of $6.9 million, or 13 cents per share.

Jack Henry & Associates Inc. (NASDAQ:JKHY) has 0.10% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 87.30%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $67.25. On 17 April, Jack Henry & Associates Inc. (NASDAQ:JKHY) announced the creation of a new leadership position for its Jack Henry Banking division and several promotions of key individuals to senior management positions.

On last trading day Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd. (NASDAQ:GILT) decreased -0.32% to close at $6.31. Its volatility for the week is 1.48% while volatility for the month is 2.30%. GILT’s sales growth for past 5 years was 0.60% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -19.10%. Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd. (NASDAQ:GILT) monthly performance is 6.95%. TheStreet upgraded shares of Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd. (NASDAQ:GILT) from a sell rating to a hold rating.

Trader’s Recap: International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM), China Ceramics Co., (NASDAQ:CCCL), Jack Henry & Associates Inc. (NASDAQ:JKHY), ArQule (NASDAQ:ARQL), Belden (NYSE:BDC)

On Thursday shares of International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) closed at $170.24. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -0.60% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 5.15%. International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) announced that SoftLayer, an IBM Company, has opened a second cloud data center in the Netherlands, located in Almere, just outside of Amsterdam. The new facility will doublw IBM’s SoftLayer capacity in the region, and provides even more options in the country and region for redundant data storage and geographically isolated services, ideal for creating secure and comprehensive backup and recovery strategies.

China Ceramics Co., Ltd. (NASDAQ:CCCL) in last trading activity advanced 4.34% to close at $1.33. Company weekly performance is -4.32% while its quarterly performance stands at 47.78%. China Ceramics Co., Ltd. (NASDAQ:CCCL) is -31.44% away from its 52 week high. On April 14, China Ceramics Co., Ltd. (Nasdaq:CCCL) reported Q4 EPS of RMB0.23, versus (RMB0.52) reported last year. Revenue for the quarter came in at RMB240.1 million, versus RMB220.3 million reported last year.

On last trading day Jack Henry & Associates Inc. (NASDAQ:JKHY) advanced 0.16% to close at $68.14. Its volatility for the week is 1.10% while volatility for the month is 1.33%. JKHY’s sales growth for past 5 years was 10.20% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 14.10%. Jack Henry & Associates Inc. (NASDAQ:JKHY) monthly performance is -1.79%. Jack Henry & Associates, Inc. (NASDAQ:JKHY) announced that it will host a live Webcast of its third quarter 2015 earnings conference call on May 7, 2015. The press release announcing third quarter earnings will be issued after market-close on May 6, 2015.

ArQule Inc. (NASDAQ:ARQL) has 1.10% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 49.20%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $2.12. On April 21, ArQule, Inc. (Nasdaq:ARQL) announced that data with ARQ 087, a potent FGFR (Fibroblast Growth Factor Receptor) inhibitor, will be presented at the 2015 Annual Meeting of the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR). ARQ 087 is currently in a Phase 2 trial in patients with Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma (iCCA) with FGFR2 fusions and a Phase 1b trial in adrenocortical tumors and tumors with FGFR translocations, amplification and mutations.

On last trading day Belden Inc. (NYSE:BDC) advanced 1.44% to close at $95.14. Its volatility for the week is 1.79% while volatility for the month is 2.04%. BDC’s sales growth for past 5 years was 11.10% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 65.90%. Belden Inc. (NYSE:BDC) monthly performance is 3.54%. Belden Inc (NYSE:BDC)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by equities research analysts at Canaccord Genuity in a research note issued to investors on Sunday. They currently have a $112.00 price objective on the stock.

Trending Tickers: Red Hat (NYSE:RHT), Five Below (NASDAQ:FIVE), Athersys (NASDAQ:ATHX), Jack Henry & Associates Inc. (NASDAQ:JKHY), ArQule Inc. (NASDAQ:ARQL)

On Wednesday shares of Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE:RHT) closed at $68.45. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 18.70% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 14.97%. Red Hat (NYSE: RHT) reported Q4 EPS of $0.43, $0.02 better than the analyst estimate of $0.41. Revenue for the quarter came in at $464 million versus the consensus estimate of $456.8 million.

Five Below, Inc. (NASDAQ:FIVE) in last trading activity fell -1.44% to close at $32.22. Company weekly performance is 5.92% while its quarterly performance stands at -17.26%. Five Below, Inc. (NASDAQ:FIVE) is -32.72% away from its 52 week high. Five Below, Inc. (NASDAQ:FIVE) posted quarterly net income of $33.3 million, or $0.61 per share, compared to $24.8 million, or $0.45 per share, in the year-ago quarter. Adjusted net income rose to $0.61 per share from $0.47 per share.

On last trading day Athersys, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATHX) moved down -11.42% to close at $2.87. Its volatility for the week is 8.62% while volatility for the month is 7.79%. ATHX’s sales growth for past 5 years was -6.20% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 18.60%. Athersys, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATHX) monthly performance is 10.81%. Athersys, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATHX) announced that it participated in the 12th annual BIO Asia International Conference e held on on March 24, 2015 at the Grand Hyatt, Tokyo, Japan

Jack Henry & Associates Inc. (NASDAQ:JKHY) has 0.10% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 88.10%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $68.47. On 19 March, Jack Henry & Associates, Inc. (NASDAQ: JKHY) announced a partnership with PayNearMe™ through its Enterprise Payment Solutions (EPS) group.

On last trading day ArQule Inc. (NASDAQ:ARQL) moved down -3.90% to close at $2.22. Its volatility for the week is 8.56% while volatility for the month is 11.70%. ARQL’s sales growth for past 5 years was -14.80% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 14.70%. ArQule Inc. (NASDAQ:ARQL) monthly performance is 64.44%. Research analysts at Leerink Swann raised their price objective on shares of ArQule (NASDAQ:ARQL) from $4.00 to $5.00 in a report released on Thursday. The firm currently has an “outperform” rating on the stock. Leerink Swann’s target price would suggest a potential upside of 145.10% from the company’s current price.

Stay on: McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE:MCD), Avon Products Inc. (NYSE:AVP), HudBay Minerals (NYSE:HBM), Jack Henry & Associates (NASDAQ:JKHY), Petroleo Brasileiro Petrobras (NYSE:PBR)

McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE:MCD) is reportedly planning to add kale to its menu offerings this year. The leafy green vegetable, which has gained immense popularity in recent years, could be used in salads, smoothies and Big Macs. The demand for kale keeps growing as health-conscious customers are opting for the fibrous, nutrient-rich vegetable. According to USA Today, kale currently features on 400% more restaurant menus than it did five years ago. On Wednesday shares of McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE:MCD) closed at $94.96. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 3.80% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 6.35%.

Avon Products Inc (NYSE:AVP) was downgraded by equities research analysts at Vetr from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note issued to investors on Friday. They currently have a $9.93 target price on the stock. Vetr‘s price objective would indicate a potential upside of 11.57% from the company’s current price. Avon Products Inc. (NYSE:AVP) in last trading activity increased 0.47% to close at $8.48. Company weekly performance is -6.81% while its quarterly performance stands at -12.85%. Avon Products Inc. (NYSE:AVP) is -45.19% away from its 52 week high.

HudBay Minerals Inc. (NYSE:HBM) declared that it will pay its semi-annual dividend of $0.01 on 3/31/15. On last trading day HudBay Minerals, Inc. (NYSE:HBM) moved down -2.55% to close at $7.25. Its volatility for the week is 3.25% while volatility for the month is 3.81%. HBM’s EPS growth for past 5 years was -35.43%. HudBay Minerals, Inc. (NYSE:HBM) monthly performance is -9.49%.

On March 5, Jack Henry & Associates, Inc. (NASDAQ:JKHY) said that Shruti S. Miyashiro was appointed to its board as an independent director. Her appointment expands the board to eight members, including seven independent outside directors and one non-independent director. Jack Henry & Associates Inc. (NASDAQ:JKHY) has 0.50% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 87.00%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $66.47.

Petroleo Brasileiro Petrobras SA (ADR) (NYSE:PBR) will receive cash recovered by Brazilian authorities as a result of their investigation of contract-fixing, bribery and political kickbacks at the state-run oil company, court officials said in a statement on Wednesday. The federal court in Curitiba, where the investigation is based, has recovered 140 million reais ($45 million) from Pedro Barusco, a former executive at Petrobras’ services division. On Wednesday shares of Petroleo Brasileiro Petrobras SA (ADR) (NYSE:PBR) closed at $5.41. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 3.60% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 7.15%.

Top Stocks: Endeavour Silver Corp. (NYSE:EXK), Exact Sciences (NASDAQ:EXAS), Carter’s (NYSE:CRI), Jack Henry & Associates (NASDAQ:JKHY), Forum Energy Technologies (NYSE:FET)

Endeavour Silver Corp. (NYSE:EXK) announces its financial results for the year ended December 31, 2014. Net loss of $74.5 million ($0.74 per share) which includes a $83.0 million impairment of the El Cubo mine compared to a loss of $89.5 million ($0.90 per share) which included a $135.1 million impairment on the Guanaceví and El Cubo mines plus El Cubo goodwill. On Friday shares of Endeavour Silver Corp. (NYSE:EXK) closed at $1.96. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 47.80%.

On March 4, Exact Sciences Corporation (NASDAQ:EXAS) announced that Aetna will cover its Cologuard test under its Medicare Advantage plan, which serves 967,000 members across the country. The three-year contract goes into effect on April 1, 2015, the Madison, Wis.-based molecular diagnostics firm said. Cologuard will be available to Aetna’s Medicare Advantage members through their physician without a co-payment or co-insurance, Exact Sciences noted. Exact Sciences Corporation (NASDAQ:EXAS) in last trading activity moved up 9.23% to close at $24.50. Company weekly performance is 9.03% while its quarterly performance stands at -2.47%. Exact Sciences Corporation (NASDAQ:EXAS) is -18.25% away from its 52 week high.

Carter’s, Inc. (NYSE:CRI)’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Michael D. Casey, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, presented at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2015 Consumer & Retail Conference at The New York Palace hotel, New York City, on Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 8:00 a.m. Eastern Standard Time. On last trading day Carter’s, Inc. (NYSE:CRI) decreased -0.89% to close at $88.83. Its volatility for the week is 1.58% while volatility for the month is 1.81%. CRI’s sales growth for past 5 years was 12.00% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 15.60%. Carter’s, Inc. (NYSE:CRI) monthly performance is 8.24%.

Jack Henry & Associates, Inc. (NASDAQ:JKHY) said that Shruti S. Miyashiro was appointed to its board as an independent director. Her appointment expands the board to eight members, including seven independent outside directors and one non-independent director. Jack Henry & Associates Inc. (NASDAQ:JKHY) has 0.50% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 87.00%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $66.38.

Investment analysts at Credit Suisse assumed coverage on shares of Forum Energy Technologies Inc (NYSE:FET) in a note issued to investors on Thursday. The firm set a “neutral” rating on the stock. On last trading day Forum Energy Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:FET) decreased -1.40% to close at $18.96. Its volatility for the week is 3.60% while volatility for the month is 5.32%. FET’s sales growth for past 5 years was 20.80% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 50.10%. Forum Energy Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:FET) monthly performance is 12.32%.

Moving Stocks: Alcoa Inc. (NYSE:AA), Pericom Semiconductor Corp. (NASDAQ:PSEM), Oasis Petroleum Inc. (NYSE:OAS), Jack Henry & Associates Inc. (NASDAQ:JKHY), Dawson Operating (NASDAQ:DWSN)

Alcoa Inc (NYSE:AA) has been given a “BB+” credit rating by Morningstar. The investment research firm’s “BB+” rating indicates that the company is an above-average default risk. They also gave their stock a four star rating. On Monday shares of Alcoa Inc. (NYSE:AA) closed at $14.95. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 5.30% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 36.48%.

On February 24, Pericom Semiconductor Corp. (NASDAQ:PSEM) announced multiple new products supporting next generation embedded chipsets and platforms. These include industrial, automotive, SBC, telemetry, POS, and other related applications. Pericom Semiconductor Corp. (NASDAQ:PSEM) in last trading activity increased 5.06% to close at $16.39. Company weekly performance is 10.67% while its quarterly performance stands at 29.98%. Pericom Semiconductor Corp. (NASDAQ:PSEM) is 3.73% away from its 52 week high.

On February 25, Oasis Petroleum Inc. (NYSE:OAS) reported a 223.92 percent jump in profit for the quarter ended Dec. 31, 2014. The company has earned $176.50 million, or $1.77 a share in the quarter, compared with $54.49million, or $0.57 a share for the same period last year. On the other hand, adjusted net income for the quarter stood at $35.12 million, or $0.35 a share compared with $49.68 million or $0.52 a share, a year ago. On last trading day Oasis Petroleum Inc. (NYSE:OAS) fell -5.44% to close at $13.55. Its volatility for the week is 8.31% while volatility for the month is 9.13%. OAS’s sales growth for past 5 years was 101.10% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 53.80%. Oasis Petroleum Inc. (NYSE:OAS) monthly performance is 5.04%.

On February 26, Jack Henry & Associates, Inc. (NASDAQ:JKHY) announced the addition of ProfitStars EPS SmartPay Express. Part of the Enterprise Payment Solutions (EPS) product suite, this platform enables financial institutions to provide custom online payment and donation services for business customers. Jack Henry & Associates Inc. (NASDAQ:JKHY) has 0.50% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 87.00%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $67.05.

Stephen Jumper, President and Chief Executive Officer of Dawson Geophysical Company (NASDAQ:DWSN) presented at the 36th Annual Institutional Investors Conference hosted by Raymond James on Monday, March 2, in Orlando, Florida, beginning at 9:50 a.m. Eastern Time. On last trading day Dawson Operating Company (NASDAQ:DWSN) fell -1.53% to close at $5.16. Its volatility for the week is 7.66% while volatility for the month is 8.71%. DWSN’s sales growth for past 5 years was 9.20% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -23.70%. Dawson Operating Company (NASDAQ:DWSN) monthly performance is -12.24%.

Morning Movers: FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE:FE), Infosonics Corp. (NASDAQ:IFON), Dynex Capital Inc. (NYSE:DX), Ingles Markets, Incorporated (NASDAQ:IMKTA), Jack Henry & Associates Inc. (NASDAQ:JKHY)

FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE:FE) reported GAAP earnings for 2014 were $299 million, or $0.71 per basic and diluted share of common stock, on revenue of $15 billion. In 2013, operating (non-GAAP) earnings were $3.04 per basic share of common stock, while GAAP earnings were $392 million, or $0.94 per basic and diluted share of common stock, on revenue of $14.9 billion. On Wednesday shares of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE:FE) closed at $36.11. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 1.80% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as -3.30%.

InfoSonics Corporation (NASDAQ:IFON) has unveiled the latest addition to the verykool® product lineup – the s6001 Cyprus, an all-purpose 6-inch phablet. Infosonics Corp. (NASDAQ:IFON) in last trading activity moved up 11.26% to close at $1.68. Company weekly performance is 12.75% while its quarterly performance stands at 19.15%. Infosonics Corp. (NASDAQ:IFON) is -64.18% away from its 52 week high.

Dynex Capital Inc. (NYSE:DX) reported fourth-quarter earnings of $3.7 million.
On a per-share basis, the Glen Allen, Virginia-based company said it had net income of 3 cents. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, came to 23 cents per share. The mortgage real estate investment trust posted revenue of $18.6 million in the period. On last trading day Dynex Capital Inc. (NYSE:DX) moved up 0.48% to close at $8.37. Its volatility for the week is 1.66% while volatility for the month is 1.43%. DX’s sales growth for past 5 years was 33.70% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 3.90%. Dynex Capital Inc. (NYSE:DX) monthly performance is -1.53%.

On 6 February, Ingles Markets, Incorporated (NASDAQ: IMKTA) reported higher sales and net income for the three months ended December 27, 2014 compared with the three months ended December 28, 2013. First quarter net sales rose 2.1% to $964.5 million, an increase of $19.4 million over last year’s first quarter. Net income rose 57.7% and totaled $15.0 million for the quarter ended December 27, 2014. Ingles Markets, Incorporated (NASDAQ:IMKTA) has 0.50% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 69.30%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $43.34.

Jack Henry & Associates Inc. (NASDAQ: JKHY) declared a quarterly dividend of $0.25 per share, or $1 annualized. This is a 13.6% increase from the prior dividend of $0.22. The dividend will be payable on March 18, 2015, to stockholders of record on March 3, 2015, with an ex-dividend date of February 27, 2015. On last trading day Jack Henry & Associates Inc. (NASDAQ:JKHY) moved up 1.00% to close at $66.79. Its volatility for the week is 1.51% while volatility for the month is 2.06%. JKHY’s sales growth for past 5 years was 10.20% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 14.10%. Jack Henry & Associates Inc. (NASDAQ:JKHY) monthly performance is 5.13%.

Watch 5 Stocks: Lazard (NYSE:LAZ), Bank of America (NYSE:BAC), Jack Henry & Associates (NASDAQ:JKHY), Ultragenyx Pharmaceutical (NASDAQ:RARE), Just Energy Group (NYSE:JE)

Lazard Ltd. (NYSE:LAZ) reported better-than-expected earnings for the fourth quarter. The Hamilton, Bermuda-based company posted quarterly earnings of $172.4 million, or $1.29 per share, compared to $53.2 million, or $0.40 per share, in the year-ago period. Its net revenue climbed 3.5% to $633.9 million. However, analysts were expecting earnings of $1.06 per on revenue of $616 million. On Friday shares of Lazard Ltd. (NYSE:LAZ) closed at $50.81. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 4.00% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 21.20%.

Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) announced the Board of Directors has authorized dividends on preferred stock. A quarterly cash dividend of $0.38775 per depositary share on the 6.204 percent Non-Cumulative Preferred Stock, Series D, is payable on March 16, to shareholders of record as of February 27.Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) in last trading activity advanced 3.26% to close at $16.49. Company weekly performance is 8.84% while its quarterly performance stands at -4.63%. Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) is -9.45% away from its 52 week high.

On 3 February, Jack Henry & Associates Inc. (NASDAQ:JKHY) reported a 6% increase in total revenue, an increase of 4% in gross profit and a 7% increase in net income over the second quarter of fiscal 2014. For the first six months of fiscal 2015, revenue increased 7%, with an increase of 7% in gross profit and an increase of 8% in net income compared to last year. On last trading day Jack Henry & Associates Inc. (NASDAQ:JKHY) moved down -0.89% to close at $63.58. Its volatility for the week is 3.21% while volatility for the month is 2.23%. JKHY’s sales growth for past 5 years was 10.20% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 14.10%. Jack Henry & Associates Inc. (NASDAQ:JKHY) monthly performance is 2.63%.

On 4 February, Ultragenyx Pharmaceutical Inc. (NASDAQ:RARE), announced the pricing of its underwritten public offering of 3,000,000 shares of its common stock at a price to the public of $54.00 per share, before underwriting discounts. Ultragenyx Pharmaceutical Inc. (NASDAQ:RARE) has 0.70% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 91.80%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $53.40.

Just Energy Group Inc. (NYSE:JE) announced that it will release operating results for fiscal 2015 third quarter on February 12, 2015. On last trading day Just Energy Group, Inc. Ordinary Shares (Canada) (NYSE:JE) moved down -6.45% to close at $5.08. Its volatility for the week is 4.77% while volatility for the month is 3.33%. Just Energy Group, Inc. Ordinary Shares (Canada) (NYSE:JE) monthly performance is 1.60%.

Market Alert: Exelixis (NASDAQ:EXEL), Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE:FCX), Jack Henry & Associates Inc. (NASDAQ:JKHY), FireEye (NASDAQ:FEYE), Baylake Corp. (NASDAQ:BYLK)

Exelixis, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXEL) announced that Michael M. Morrissey, Ph.D., the company’s president and chief executive officer, will provide an overview of the company at the Leerink Global Healthcare Conference taking place February 11-12 in New York. The Exelixis presentation is scheduled for 11:30 a.m. EST/8:30 a.m. PST on Wednesday, February 11, 2015. On Thursday shares of Exelixis, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXEL) closed at $1.90. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -23.30%.

On January 27, Freeport McMoRan Inc. (NYSE:FCX) on reported fourth quarter adjusted earnings per share earnings of $0.25, falling short of the $0.35 per share analysts expected. Revenue of $5.24 billion, on the other hand, surpassed expectations of $4.94 billion. Freeport McMoRan Inc. (NYSE:FCX) in last trading activity increased 7.11% to close at $19.59. Company weekly performance is 16.40% while its quarterly performance stands at -28.53%. Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE:FCX) is -48.62% away from its 52 week high.

Jack Henry & Associates, Inc. (NASDAQ:JKHY) said its second quarter of 2015 showed a six percent increase in total revenue, an increase of four percent in gross profit and a seven percent increase in net income over the second quarter of fiscal 2014.On last trading day Jack Henry & Associates Inc. (NASDAQ:JKHY) increased 2.74% to close at $64.15. Its volatility for the week is 3.29% while volatility for the month is 2.22%. JKHY’s sales growth for past 5 years was 10.20% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 14.10%. Jack Henry & Associates Inc. (NASDAQ:JKHY) monthly performance is 4.46%.

FireEye, Inc. (NASDAQ:FEYE) announced the winners of its 2014 global partner awards. Each of the awards recognizes the individual achievements of the company’s partners and their contributions to help protect customers around the world from advanced cyber attacks. On Thursday shares of FireEye, Inc. (NASDAQ:FEYE) closed at $36.52. Company’s EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 35.00%.

On January 22, Baylake Corp. (NASDAQ:BYLK), parent company of Baylake Bank, reported net income of $8.92 million, or 97 cents per share, for 2014, compared with $8 million, or 87 cents per share, in 2013. For the quarter, net income was $2.24 million, or 24 cents per share, compared with $2.32 million, or 25 cents per share, in the same period in 2013. On last trading day Baylake Corp. (NASDAQ:BYLK) increased 0.33% to close at $12.34. Its volatility for the week is 0.91% while volatility for the month is 1.23%. BYLK’s sales growth for past 5 years was -6.10% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 12.00%. Baylake Corp. (NASDAQ:BYLK) monthly performance is -3.22%.