Hot Stocks: Petroleo Brasileiro Petrobras SA (ADR) (NYSE:PBR), Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC), Deckers Outdoor Corp. (NYSE:DECK), Midsouth Bancorp Inc. (NYSE:MSL), BlackBerry Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY)

On Thursday shares of Petroleo Brasileiro Petrobras SA (ADR) (NYSE:PBR) closed at $9.93. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 3.60% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 10.27%. Petroleo Brasileiro Petrobras SA (ADR) (NYSE:PBR) on Wednesday estimated nearly 50 percent growth in oil exports in 2015, thanks to new offshore output and as its refineries lack capacity to process more crude. Company expects to export 350,000 barrels of petroleum per day in 2015, up from 231,500 bpd in 2014, crude oil manager Fernando Colares Nogueira said at an event on Wednesday.

Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) in last trading activity advanced 1.01% to close at $32.97. Company weekly performance is 2.26% while its quarterly performance stands at -2.70%. Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) is -11.75% away from its 52 week high. Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) announced plans to develop integrated products with eASIC Corporation that combine processing performance and customizable hardware to meet the increasing demand for custom compute solutions for data centers and the “cloud.”

On last trading day Deckers Outdoor Corp. (NYSE:DECK) advanced 0.36% to close at $72.42. Its volatility for the week is 2.45% while volatility for the month is 2.05%. DECK’s sales growth for past 5 years was -18.40% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -15.20%. Deckers Outdoor Corp. (NYSE:DECK) monthly performance is 0.33%. Zacks upgraded shares of Deckers Outdoor Corp (NASDAQ:DECK) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report released on 11 May.

Midsouth Bancorp Inc. (NYSE:MSL) has 15.50% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 41.50%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $13.40. MidSouth Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE:MSL) recently has reported a 78.26 percent plunge in profit for the quarter ended Mar. 31, 2015. The company has earned $1.49 million, or $0.12 a share in the quarter, compared with $6.86 million, or $0.57 a share for the same period last year. Revenue during the quarter plunged 30.61 percent to $18.22 million from $26.26 million in the previous year period. Net interest income for the quarter rose 1.92 percent over the prior year period to $19.26 million. Non-interest income for the quarter fell 37.26 percent over the last year period to $4.97 million.

BlackBerry Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY) in last trading activity moved up 0.63% to close at $10.32. Company weekly performance is 6.22% while its quarterly performance stands at 4.72%. BlackBerry Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY) is -18.25% away from its 52 week high. BlackBerry Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY) announced that it has completed the acquisition of WatchDox. WatchDox is a startup software company that allows companies to control and secure files.

Whats Hot: Altria Group Inc. (NYSE:MO), NXP Semiconductors NV (NASDAQ:NXPI), Regis Corp. (NYSE:RGS), Midsouth Bancorp Inc. (NYSE:MSL), Wright Medical Group Inc. (NASDAQ:WMGI)

Zacks reissued their neutral rating on shares of Altria Group Inc. (NYSE:MO) in a research note released on Monday morning. They currently have a $56.00 target price on the stock. On Friday shares of Altria Group Inc. (NYSE:MO) closed at $53.33. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 0.80% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 7.83%.

On 5 February, NXP Semiconductors NV (NASDAQ:NXPI) reported financial results for the fourth quarter and the full-year ended December 31, 2014, as well as provided guidance for the first quarter of 2015. NXP revenue was $5.65 billion, an increase of 17 percent year-on-year, greater than two-times the overall growth of the semiconductor industry. Full-year non-GAAP earnings per share was $4.76, up nearly 45 percent versus 2013, and full-year non-GAAP free cash flow was $1.14 billion, up 68 percent year-on-year, representing 20 percent of total revenue. NXP Semiconductors NV (NASDAQ:NXPI) in last trading activity moved up 5.14% to close at $82.29. Company weekly performance is 3.72% while its quarterly performance stands at 12.17%. NXP Semiconductors NV (NASDAQ:NXPI) is -0.57% away from its 52 week high.

On 29 January, Regis Corp. (NYSE:RGS) reported a loss of $19.1 million in its fiscal second quarter. On a per-share basis, the Minneapolis-based company said it had a loss of 35 cents. Losses, adjusted for non-recurring costs, came to 16 cents per share. On last trading day Regis Corp. (NYSE:RGS) decreased -0.24% to close at $16.84. Its volatility for the week is 3.35% while volatility for the month is 3.35%. RGS’s sales growth for past 5 years was -4.90% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -51.69%. Regis Corp. (NYSE:RGS) monthly performance is 0.84%.

On 27 January, Midsouth Bancorp Inc. (NYSE:MSL) reported quarterly net earnings available to common shareholders of $3.5 million for the fourth quarter of 2014, compared to net earnings available to common shareholders of $3.4 million reported for the fourth quarter of 2013 and $4.3 million in net earnings available to common shareholders for the third quarter of 2014.
Midsouth Bancorp Inc. (NYSE:MSL) has 12.30% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 39.90%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $15.20.

Wright Medical Group Inc. (NASDAQ:WMGI) announced that it will host a conference call on Wednesday, February 25, 2015, at 3:30 p.m. Central Time to discuss the Company’s operating results for its fourth quarter ended December 31, 2014. On last trading day Wright Medical Group Inc. (NASDAQ:WMGI) moved up 0.81% to close at $24.75. Its volatility for the week is 2.84% while volatility for the month is 2.95%. WMGI’s sales growth for past 5 years was -12.20% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -37.85%. Wright Medical Group Inc. (NASDAQ:WMGI) monthly performance is -8.94%.

Traders Should Watch: Molycorp (NYSE:MCP), MOL Global (NASDAQ:MOLG), Domino’s Pizza (NYSE:DPZ), Turkcell Iletisim Hizmetleri (NYSE:TKC), Midsouth Bancorp Inc. (NYSE:MSL)

On 2 February, Molycorp, Inc. (NYSE:MCP) reported that rare earth production in the fourth quarter of 2014 at its Mountain Pass, California facility increased year-on-year and nearly doubled that of the preceding quarter. Mountain Pass completed Q4 of 2014 with 1,328 metric tons (mt) of rare earth oxide (REO) equivalent production. That compares to 1,034 mt in Q4 of 2013 and 691 mt in Q3 of 2014. Full year 2014 production totaled 4,785 mt, compared to 3,473 mt in 2013. Per-unit cash production costs at Mountain Pass also declined sequentially in Q4 of 2014. On Wednesday shares of Molycorp, Inc. (NYSE:MCP) closed at $0.71. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 205.00% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 15.00%.

On 26 January, MOL Global, Inc. (NASDAQ:MOLG) announced that it has signed a partnership agreement with COSWAY (M), Sdn. Bhd (“COSWAY”), to expand the physical distribution network of the Company’s MOLReloads and its e-commerce initiatives. MOL Global, Inc. (NASDAQ:MOLG) in last trading activity advanced 6.31% to close at $2.36. Company weekly performance is 25.20% while its quarterly performance stands at -67.93%. MOL Global, Inc. (NASDAQ:MOLG) is -78.82% away from its 52 week high.

Domino’s Pizza, Inc. (NYSE:DPZ) had its target price boosted by Barclays from $86.00 to $92.00 in a report issued on Thursday. They currently have an equal weight rating on the stock. On last trading day Domino’s Pizza, Inc. (NYSE:DPZ) advanced 0.35% to close at $99.72. Its volatility for the week is 2.44% while volatility for the month is 2.24%. DPZ’s sales growth for past 5 years was 4.80% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 21.70%. Domino’s Pizza, Inc. (NYSE:DPZ) monthly performance is 4.45%.

On 3 February, Turkcell Iletisim Hizmetleri AS (NYSE:TKC) announced that it is partnering with Telekom Austria Group to deploy an MPLS PoP in Istanbul. Turkcell Superonline’s data centers and infrastructure began to host Telekom Austria Group’s MPLS PoP in January. The interconnection that will connect this MPLS PoP and the servers to the rest of the world has been established, and will support 8 Tbps capacity in total with 100 Gbps technology. Turkcell Iletisim Hizmetleri AS (NYSE:TKC) has 0.73% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 7.10%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $14.19.

On 27 January, Midsouth Bancorp Inc. (NYSE:MSL) reported quarterly net earnings available to common shareholders of $3.5 million for the fourth quarter of 2014, compared to net earnings available to common shareholders of $3.4 million reported for the fourth quarter of 2013 and $4.3 million in net earnings available to common shareholders for the third quarter of 2014. On last trading day Midsouth Bancorp Inc. (NYSE:MSL) advanced 0.07% to close at $14.69. Its volatility for the week is 4.04% while volatility for the month is 3.33%. MSL’s sales growth for past 5 years was 10.80% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 24.70%. Midsouth Bancorp Inc. (NYSE:MSL) monthly performance is -11.67%.

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The Board of Seadrill Limited (NYSE:SDRL) is pleased to announce that Dr. Charles Woodburn has been appointed as a Director of the Company. Dr. Woodburn has been the Chief Executive Officer of Expro Group since 2010. Previously, he spent 15 years with Schlumberger where he held many senior management roles, including President of Wireline. More recently, he was in charge of Schlumberger’s engineering and manufacturing, reporting directly to the Chief Operating Officer. Dr. Woodburn holds a PhD and MA in Engineering from Cambridge University and an MBA from Erasmus University. On Tuesday shares of SeaDrill Limited (NYSE:SDRL) closed at $10.34. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 20.20% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 0.52%.

PulteGroup, Inc. (NYSE:PHM)’s insider Richard J. Dugas, Jr. sold 112,102 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, January 8th. The shares were sold at an average price of $22.08, for a total value of $2,475,212.16. PulteGroup, Inc. (NYSE:PHM) in last trading activity moved down -3.57% to close at $20.80. Company weekly performance is -8.33% while its quarterly performance stands at 14.54%. PulteGroup, Inc. (NYSE:PHM) is -10.65% away from its 52 week high.

Navigators Group Inc. (NASDAQ:NAVG) has experienced upward earnings estimate revisions on the back of improved outlook for fourth-quarter 2014, following its robust earnings results in the first nine months of 2014. Moreover, its strong capitalization and a healthy underwriting profile are deemed impressive. On last trading day Navigators Group Inc. (NASDAQ:NAVG) moved down -1.03% to close at $70.02. Its volatility for the week is 3.40% while volatility for the month is 2.33%. NAVG’s sales growth for past 5 years was 5.00% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 7.80%. Navigators Group Inc. (NASDAQ:NAVG) monthly performance is -0.99%.

Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) plans to offer hands-free highway driving in its Model S electric sedans in 2015. On Tuesday shares of Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) closed at $191.93. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 167.50%.

MidSouth Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE:MSL) has received a Neutral rating, according to the latest rank of 3 from research firm, Zacks. On last trading day Midsouth Bancorp Inc. (NYSE:MSL) moved down -2.53% to close at $15.41. Its volatility for the week is 2.72% while volatility for the month is 2.76%. MSL’s sales growth for past 5 years was 8.40% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 5.20%. Midsouth Bancorp Inc. (NYSE:MSL) monthly performance is -8.92%.

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Regulus Therapeutics (NASDAQ:RGLS) saw a significant increase in short interest in December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totalling 6,218,951 shares, an increase of 25.4% from the December 15th total of 4,958,515 shares, American Banking and Market News reports.On Friday shares of Regulus Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:RGLS) closed at $18.03. Company’s EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 39.60%.

Cisco Systems, Inc.´s (NASDAQ: CSCO) on 12 January said it signed a memorandum of strategic cooperation with KeyTone Cloud to bring hybrid cloud technology to providers and enterprises in the Asian Pacific market (APAC). Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) in last trading activity increased 0.99% to close at $27.68. Company weekly performance is -0.40% while its quarterly performance stands at 22.15%. Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) is -3.55% away from its 52 week high.

MidSouth Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE:MSL) has received a Neutral rating, according to the latest rank of 3 from research firm, Zacks. On last trading day Midsouth Bancorp Inc. (NYSE:MSL) increased 1.93% to close at $15.81. Its volatility for the week is 2.79% while volatility for the month is 2.87%. MSL’s sales growth for past 5 years was 8.40% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 5.20%. Midsouth Bancorp Inc. (NYSE:MSL) monthly performance is -2.71%.

Kemper Corporation (NYSE:KMPR) announced that it will host its conference call to discuss fourth quarter 2014 and full year results on Friday, February 6, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. Eastern (10:00 a.m. Central). Kemper Corporation (NYSE:KMPR) has 0.40% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 52.60%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $35.64.

Cogent Communications Holdings (NASDAQ:CCOI) VP Henry W. Kilmer sold 1,000 shares of Cogent Communications Holdings stock in a transaction dated Friday, January 9th. The shares were sold at an average price of $33.90, for a total value of $33,900.00. On last trading day Cogent Communications Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:CCOI) increased 1.69% to close at $36.75. Its volatility for the week is 3.05% while volatility for the month is 2.66%. CCOI’s sales growth for past 5 years was 10.10% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 40.90%. Cogent Communications Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:CCOI) monthly performance is 8.38%.

5 Stocks in Dramatic Moves: Encana Corporation (NYSE:ECA), Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ), Midsouth Bancorp Inc. (NYSE:MSL), Navigant Consulting (NYSE:NCI), National Research (NASDAQ:NRCIB)

Encana Corporation (NYSE:ECA) announced a quarterly dividend, which is scheduled for Wednesday, December 31st. Stockholders of record on Monday, December 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.07 per share. Encana Corporation (NYSE:ECA) in last trading activity moved down -4.59% to close at $13.50. Company weekly performance is 16.18% while its quarterly performance stands at -36.62%. Encana Corporation (NYSE:ECA) is -45.16% away from its 52 week high.

Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) says the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) cannot stop it from entering interconnection agreements, like the one with Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX), even if the agency reclassifies the Internet as a utility under Title II. On last trading day Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) moved up 1.04% to close at $47.51. Its volatility for the week is 2.19% while volatility for the month is 1.83%. VZ’s sales growth for past 5 years was 4.40% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 48.40%. Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) monthly performance is -5.34%.

On last trading day Midsouth Bancorp Inc. (NYSE:MSL) moved up 0.23% to close at $17.49. Its volatility for the week is 3.94% while volatility for the month is 3.59%. MSL’s sales growth for past 5 years was 8.40% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 5.20%. Midsouth Bancorp Inc. (NYSE:MSL) monthly performance is -5.46%.

On 15 December Business services provider Navigant Consulting Inc.’s (NYSE:NCI) Center for Healthcare Research and Policy Analysis has outlined six challenges that it believes will affect the healthcare industry in the coming year. Navigant Consulting Inc. (NYSE:NCI) has 0.40% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 92.90%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $15.56.

The Wagner Firm announced on 15 December that it is investigating the board of directors of National Research Corp. (NASDAQ:NRCIB) for potential breaches of fiduciary duty. On Monday shares of National Research Corp. (NASDAQ:NRCIB) closed at $35.60. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 12.70% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 12.00%.

Active Stocks: Gerdau S.A. (NYSE:GGB), Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE:NEM), Blue Capital Reinsurance Holdings (NYSE:BCRH), Glacier Bancorp (NASDAQ:GBCI), Midsouth Bancorp (NYSE:MSL)

Gerdau SA (NYSE:GGB) announced a dividend on Wednesday, November 5th. Investors of record on Monday, November 17th will be paid a dividend of 0.02 per share on Thursday, November 27th. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, November 18th. Gerdau S.A. (NYSE:GGB) in last trading activity advanced 1.24% to close at $4.08. Company weekly performance is -5.99% while its quarterly performance stands at -27.53%. Gerdau S.A. (NYSE:GGB) is -49.69% away from its 52 week high.

Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE:NEM) announced that the government of Suriname has decided to exercise its option to participate in the Merian Gold Project. The Republic of Suriname has assigned its right to participate to Staatsolie Maatschappij Suriname N.V. which is a Surinamese corporation wholly-owned by the State of Suriname. Surgold, which is fully-owned by Newmont, will have the majority 75% stake in the project while the remaining 25% will be owned by Staatsolie. On last trading day Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE:NEM) decreased -3.97% to close at $19.11. Its volatility for the week is 4.78% while volatility for the month is 3.91%. NEM’s sales growth for past 5 years was 6.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -37.00%. Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE:NEM) monthly performance is -16.55%.

Blue Capital Reinsurance Holdings Ltd. (NYSE:BCRH), a Bermuda holding company that offers collateralized reinsurance in the property catastrophe market and invests in various insurance-linked securities, reported its financial results for the third quarter of 2014. The Company’s net income and operating income for the quarter was $3.2 million [$0.37 per share]. The Company’s fully converted book value per common share [FCBVPS] was $20.09 at September 30, 2014, reflecting a 1.8% increase for the quarter and a 6.0% increase for the first nine months, each inclusive of dividends declared in such periods. On last trading day Blue Capital Reinsurance Holdings Ltd. (NYSE:BCRH) advanced 1.13% to close at $17.07. Its volatility for the week is 1.32% while volatility for the month is 1.46%. Blue Capital Reinsurance Holdings Ltd. (NYSE:BCRH) monthly performance is -3.45%.

Glacier Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:GBCI) signed a definitive agreement to acquire Community Bank, a community bank based in Ronan, Montana. Community Bank provides banking services to individuals and businesses in western Montana, with eight banking offices. As of September 30, Community Bank had total assets of $180M, gross loans of $94M and total deposits of $154M. Glacier Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:GBCI) has 0.10% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 78.70%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $27.77.

MidSouth Bancorp (NYSE:MSL) released its earnings data on Tuesday, 28 October 2014. The company reported $0.36 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.37 by $0.01. On Wednesday shares of Midsouth Bancorp Inc. (NYSE:MSL) closed at $18.50. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 8.40% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 5.00%.

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Groupon Inc. (NASDAQ:GRPN) has provided soft guidance for the fourth quarter, with revenue expected to be between $875-925 million, compared to the consensus estimate of $926 million. Fourth-quarter earnings are expected to be between 2-4 cents, compared to analysts’ estimate of 7 cents. Groupon, Inc. (NASDAQ:GRPN) in last trading activity moved down -2.87% to close at $7.61. Company weekly performance is 31.52% while its quarterly performance stands at 27.77%. Groupon, Inc. (NASDAQ:GRPN) is -38.69% away from its 52 week high.

Minerva Neurosciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:NERV) a leader in the development of new therapies to treat neuropsychiatric diseases and disorders, announced that it will release third quarter financial results after market close on Thursday, November 6, 2014. On last trading day Minerva Neurosciences Inc. (NASDAQ:NERV) remains unchanged to close at $4.35. Its volatility for the week is 4.88% while volatility for the month is 9.85%. Minerva Neurosciences Inc. (NASDAQ:NERV) monthly performance is -26.89%.

Headwaters Incorporated (NYSE:HW)) on Tuesday reported fiscal fourth-quarter earnings of $16.5 million. The building products company posted revenue of $245.9 million in the period, also beating Street forecasts. Analysts expected $243.1 million, according to Zacks. On last trading day Headwaters Incorporated (NYSE:HW) moved up 3.00% to close at $13.03. Its volatility for the week is 3.79% while volatility for the month is 4.01%. HW’s sales growth for past 5 years was -4.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 15.20%. Headwaters Incorporated (NYSE:HW) monthly performance is 14.00%.

Numis Securities Ltd reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of ARM Holdings plc (NASDAQ:ARMH) in a research note issued to investors on Monday. ARM Holdings plc (NASDAQ:ARMH) in last trading activity increased 0.95% to close at $42.50. Company weekly performance is 6.09% while its quarterly performance stands at -2.21%. ARM Holdings plc (NASDAQ:ARMH) is -22.60% away from its 52 week high.

On October 28, MidSouth Bancorp, Inc (NYSE:MSL) reported quarterly net earnings available to common shareholders of $4.3 million for the third quarter of 2014, compared to net earnings available to common shareholders of $3.1 million reported for the third quarter of 2013 and $3.9 million in net earnings available to common shareholders for the second quarter of 2014. On Wednesday shares of Midsouth Bancorp Inc. (NYSE:MSL) closed at $18.56. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 8.40% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 5.00%.

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Hertz Global Holdings Inc. (NYSE:HTZ)‘s stock had its “underweight” rating reiterated by investment analysts at Morgan Stanley in a note issued to investors on Wednesday. They currently have a $19.00 price objective on the stock. Morgan Stanley’s target price would suggest a potential downside of 10.46% from the company’s current price.Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:HTZ) in last trading activity decreased -0.14% to close at $21.29. Company weekly performance is 5.50% while its quarterly performance stands at -24.37%. Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:HTZ) is -32.65% away from its 52 week high.

Eisai Inc. and Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ARNA) announced that data from the Phase 3 clinical trial program for BELVIQ (lorcaserin HCl) CIV was presented at the American College of Clinical Pharmacy (ACCP) Annual Meeting Oct. 12-15, 2014, in Austin, Texas. On last trading day Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ARNA) increased 1.71% to close at $4.17. Its volatility for the week is 3.40% while volatility for the month is 5.23%. ARNA’s sales growth for past 5 years was 52.70% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 51.20%. Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ARNA) monthly performance is 0.97%.

Codorus Valley Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:CVLY), the parent company of PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company, on 20 October announced net income available to common shareholders (earnings) of $3,149,000 or $0.54 per share basic and diluted for the quarter ended September 30, 2014, compared to earnings of $2,615,000 or $0.52 per share basic, $0.51 per share diluted, for the quarter ended September 30, 2013. On last trading day Codorus Valley Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:CVLY) increased 2.93% to close at $21.69. Its volatility for the week is 2.95% while volatility for the month is 2.46%. CVLY’s sales growth for past 5 years was 5.10% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 16.10%. Codorus Valley Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:CVLY) monthly performance is 5.08%.

India Globalization Capital Inc. (NYSEMKT:IGC) said it is expanding its heavy equipment rental business from Kerala, India, to the neighboring state of Karnataka, India. IGC currently rents bulldozers, pneumatic rollers, trailers, generators and Bobcat earthmoving equipment with trained operators to the construction and agricultural industries in India. The company said it is expanding geographically in anticipation of higher overall growth in infrastructure construction under the newly elected government. India Globalization Capital, Inc. (NYSEMKT:IGC) has 11.63% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 2.90%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $0.76.

MidSouth Bancorp Inc. (NYSE:MSL) announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, July 28th, ARN reported. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, October 15th will be paid a dividend of 0.09 per share on Monday, November 3rd. This represents a $0.36 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.94%. On Friday shares of Midsouth Bancorp Inc. (NYSE:MSL) closed at $18.85. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 8.40% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 5.00%.