Investors Alert: Fate Therapeutics (NASDAQ:FATE), Hewlett-Packard Company (NYSE:HPQ), Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB), Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT), Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR)

On Monday shares of Fate Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:FATE) closed at $6.81. Fate Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:FATE) on 7 May, reported a loss of $7.9 million in its first quarter. The San Diego-based company said it had a loss of 38 cents per share. The results fell short of Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for a loss of 34 cents per share.

Hewlett-Packard Company (NYSE:HPQ) in last trading activity decreased -1.04% to close at $33.25. Company weekly performance is -1.34% while its quarterly performance stands at -13.29%. Hewlett-Packard Company (NYSE:HPQ) is -18.71% away from its 52 week high. Hewlett-Packard Co. (NYSE:HPQ) is scheduled to report it second quarter results for fiscal 2015 on 21st May 2015.

On last trading day Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) moved up 0.57% to close at $80.88. Its volatility for the week is 1.94% while volatility for the month is 2.00%. FB’s sales growth for past 5 years was 74.20% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 78.90%. Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) monthly performance is 0.12%. “We think that enabling that B2C messaging has good business potential for us,” the Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB)’s chief financial officer, David Wehner told on Monday at a ‘JPMorgan technology conference’ in Boston. “As we learn those things, I think there’s going to be opportunities to bring some of those things to WhatsApp, but that’s more longer-term than the near-term.” Facebook which bought WhatsApp for a whopping 22 billion dollars, and has declined to let the users know how they are going to make money out of it.

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has 3.00% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 73.20%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $48.01. Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ:MSFT) has agreed to freeze patent fees and abstain from engaging in discriminatory practices in exchange for getting permission to acquire Nokia’s devices and services business, South Korea’s antitrust watchdog said Tuesday.

On last trading day Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR) advanced 0.37% to close at $34.95. Its volatility for the week is 1.22% while volatility for the month is 1.72%. POR’s sales growth for past 5 years was 1.00% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 10.80%. Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR) monthly performance is -4.46%. Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR) was downgraded by equities research analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. from an “overweight” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday.

Why Making Dramatic Moves: BioTime (NYSEMKT:BTX), Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT), FLIR Systems (NASDAQ:FLIR), XBIOTECH INC. (NASDAQ:XBIT), Westport Innovations Inc. (NASDAQ:WPRT)

On Monday shares of BioTime, Inc. (NYSEMKT:BTX) closed at $4.84. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 22.30%. On 13 May, BioTime, Inc. (NYSE MKT: BTX) and its subsidiary Cell Cure Neurosciences Ltd. (Cell Cure) announced that Cell Cure has been awarded a grant for 2015 of 6.24 million shekels (approximately $1.61 million) from Israel’s Office of the Chief Scientist (OCS) to help finance the development of OpRegen®, a cell-based therapeutic product that consists of animal product-free retinal pigment epithelial (RPE) cells with high purity and potency.

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) in last trading activity moved down -0.60% to close at $48.01. Company weekly performance is 1.35% while its quarterly performance stands at 10.17%. Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) is -3.09% away from its 52 week high. Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has partnered with subsea and global telecommunications services providers to connect its data centres and deliver data at higher speeds, with higher capacity and lower latency to its customers across the globe.

On last trading day FLIR Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:FLIR) advanced 0.66% to close at $31.93. Its volatility for the week is 1.34% while volatility for the month is 1.80%. FLIR’s sales growth for past 5 years was 5.90% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -0.80%. FLIR Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:FLIR) monthly performance is 6.11%. FLIR’s Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:FLIR) Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.11 per share on FLIR common stock, payable June 5, 2015, to shareholders of record as of close of business on May 22, 2015.

XBIOTECH INC. (NASDAQ:XBIT) stock closed at $19.75. XBiotech INC. (NASDAQ:XBIT) announced that the Data Safety Monitoring Board (DSMB) has recommended continuation of the Company’s Phase 3 registration study underway in Europe. The study, launched in March of 2014, is on schedule for completion this year.

On last trading day Westport Innovations Inc. (NASDAQ:WPRT) advanced 3.76% to close at $5.52. Its volatility for the week is 6.34% while volatility for the month is 7.17%. Westport Innovations Inc. (NASDAQ:WPRT) monthly performance is 20.00%. On 7 May, Westport Innovations Inc. (NASDAQ:WPRT) reported Gross margin was 19.3% including obsolescence charges of $2.0 million and would have been 26.5% without the charges. A change in product mix and weaknesses in some markets as a result of the continued low price of oil also impacted the gross margin.

Worth Watching Stocks: Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC), Bank of America (NYSE:BAC), The TJX Companies (NYSE:TJX), Quad/Graphics (NYSE:QUAD), Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT)

On Friday shares of Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC) closed at $55.52. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -3.30% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 9.74%. Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) and No Barriers USA announced the team of 13 healing injured veterans participating in the 2015 Warriors to Summits expedition to Gannett Peak, the apex of the entire Central Rockies at 13,804 feet, located in Wyoming. The team of warriors will be led by one of America’s best-known mountaineers, Jeff Evans, when the expedition launches on September 4.

Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) in last trading activity moved down -1.03% to close at $16.35. Company weekly performance is -0.61% while its quarterly performance stands at -1.26%. Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) is -9.93% away from its 52 week high. A federal judge has thrown out a lawsuit by the city of Los Angeles accusing Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) of discriminatory mortgage lending, ruling that the municipality had offered no evidence that it was harmed by the bank. Filed in 2013, the lawsuit accused Bank of America and its Countrywide Home Loans unit of violating that anti-discrimination act by making loans to minorities on worse terms than those offered to whites.

On last trading day The TJX Companies, Inc. (NYSE:TJX) increased 0.44% to close at $65.95. Its volatility for the week is 1.35% while volatility for the month is 1.27%. TJX’s sales growth for past 5 years was 7.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 17.30%. The TJX Companies, Inc. (NYSE:TJX) monthly performance is -0.48%. The TJX Companies Inc. (NYSE:TJX) is set to report first-quarter fiscal 2016 results on May 19, before the opening bell.

Quad/Graphics, Inc. (NYSE:QUAD) has 4.80% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 68.00%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $21.20. Quad/Graphics, Inc. (NYSE:QUAD) on 6 May, reported results for its first quarter ending March 31, 2015. Net sales for the first quarter 2015 were $1.1 billion, consistent with the first quarter 2014. First quarter Adjusted EBITDA was $101 million as compared to $107 million for the same period in 2014, and Adjusted EBITDA Margin was 9.1% compared to 9.7%.

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has 3.00% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 73.80%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $48.29. Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ:MSFT)’s co-founder Bill Gates said the U.S. economy is strong and that it’s “just nonsense” to suggest current tax rates restrain growth by discouraging innovation.

Fast Moving Stocks: Atossa Genetics (NASDAQ:ATOS), Twenty-First Century Fox (NASDAQ:FOXA), Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT), Yingli Green Energy (NYSE:YGE), Mastech (NYSEMKT:MHH)

On Thursday shares of Atossa Genetics, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATOS) closed at $1.61. Atossa Genetics Inc. (NASDAQ:ATOS) announced that it has partnered with Dr. Susan Love Research Foundation as a platinum sponsor for the 8th Annual Walk with Love fundraiser benefiting Dr. Susan Love Research Foundation’s innovative breast cancer research. Walk with Love is a 5K walk/run taking place on May 17, 2015, at the Palisades Recreation Center in Pacific Palisades, California, and virtually nationwide to support research into the cause and prevention of breast cancer.

Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOXA) in last trading activity increased 1.25% to close at $33.33. Company weekly performance is 1.68% while its quarterly performance stands at -2.72%. Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOXA) is -14.76% away from its 52 week high. Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (NASDAQ:FOXA) on Wednesday reported a better-than-expected third-quarter profit, on growth at its cable and film entertainment business, partly offset by the absence of Super Bowl as well as currency headwinds. The company’s adjusted revenues rose to $6.84 billion from $6.76 billion in the prior year. Revenue in the cable-network segment rose 14 percent from last year to $3.59 billion, due to growth in affiliate revenue, Fox said. Television revenue fell to $1.24 billion from $1.59 billion the year earlier, hurt by the absence of the Super Bowl.

On last trading day Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) increased 2.29% to close at $48.72. Its volatility for the week is 1.61% while volatility for the month is 2.06%. MSFT’s sales growth for past 5 years was 8.20% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 10.20%. Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) monthly performance is 15.29%. Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) confirmed that it won’t make all of its announcements at E3 2015 next month, as it’s saving up quite a few interesting presentations and reveals for Gamescom 2015, which takes place in August in Germany.

Yingli Green Energy Holding Co. Ltd. (NYSE:YGE) in last trading activity increased 0.60% to close at $1.68. Company weekly performance is 0.60% while its quarterly performance stands at -24.66%. Yingli Green Energy Holding Co. Ltd. (NYSE:YGE) is -58.42% away from its 52 week high. Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited (NYSE: YGE) announced that its U.S.-based subsidiary, Yingli Green Energy Americas (“Yingli Americas”), has entered into a solar panel supply agreement with San Diego-based Borrego Solar Systems Inc. (“Borrego Solar”).

On last trading day Mastech Holdings, Inc. (NYSEMKT:MHH) increased 0.86% to close at $9.39. Its volatility for the week is 1.38% while volatility for the month is 4.79%. MHH’s sales growth for past 5 years was 9.80% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 20.70%. Mastech Holdings, Inc. (NYSEMKT:MHH) monthly performance is 3.64%. Pittsburgh-based Mastech Holdings Inc. (NYSEMKT:MHH) will pay $17 million to acquire the IT staffing business of Hudson Global. Mastech (NYSE MKT: MHH) said Monday the deal should close in the second quarter and increase the company’s scale and growth prospects.

Stocks in News: Xerox Corporation (NYSE:XRX), Alcatel Lucent SA (ADR) (NYSE:ALU), Questar Corporation (NYSE:STR), Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT), General Electric Company (NYSE:GE)

On Thursday shares of Xerox Corporation (NYSE:XRX) closed at $11.30. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 5.20% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 2.00%. On 11 May, Xerox Corporation (NYSE:XRX) declared the appointment of Bruce W. Jones as group president of its Financial Services Business.

Alcatel Lucent SA (ADR) (NYSE:ALU) in last trading activity remains unchanged to close at $3.74. Company weekly performance is 2.75% while its quarterly performance stands at -4.59%. Alcatel Lucent SA (ADR) (NYSE:ALU) is -24.60% away from its 52 week high. Alcatel-Lucent (NYSE:ALU) and Flextronics, have announced the signing of a letter of intent for the proposed transfer of Alcatel-Lucent’s optical transport manufacturing plant and related assets in Trieste, Italy.

On last trading day Questar Corporation (NYSE:STR) increased 0.97% to close at $22.94. Its volatility for the week is 1.23% while volatility for the month is 1.51%. STR’s sales growth for past 5 years was 1.40% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 4.80%. Questar Corporation (NYSE:STR) monthly performance is -3.33%. Questar Corporation (NYSE:STR) currently carries a Zacks Rank #3 (Hold).

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has 3.00% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 73.80%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $48.72. Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) confirms that it won’t make all of its announcements at E3 2015 next month, as it’s saving up quite a few interesting presentations and reveals for Gamescom 2015, which takes place in August in Germany.

On last trading day General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) increased 0.74% to close at $27.41. Its volatility for the week is 1.22% while volatility for the month is 1.49%. GE’s sales growth for past 5 years was -0.80% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 8.80%. General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) monthly performance is -0.18%. General Electric Co. (NYSE:GE) is putting its $5 billion Japanese commercial finance operation up for sale, shedding a key piece of its unit GE Capital’s Asia operations as part of the company’s efforts to slim down.

Trending Tickers: JD.com (NASDAQ:JD), Sprint Corporation (NYSE:S), Fox Chase Bancorp (NASDAQ:FXCB), Molina Healthcare (NYSE:MOH), Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT)

On Wednesday shares of JD.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:JD) closed at $32.76. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 108.50% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 35.26%. JD.Com Inc (ADR) (NASDAQ:JD) announced that it is partnering with Luxotticato offer a wide range of sunglasses from some of the best-known global brands.

Sprint Corporation (NYSE:S) in last trading activity increased 0.21% to close at $4.67. Company weekly performance is -3.51% while its quarterly performance stands at -7.16%. Sprint Corporation (NYSE:S) is -52.15% away from its 52 week high. Multi-state settlements have been reached with Sprint Corporation (NYSE:S) and Cellco Partnership d/b/a Verizon Wireless (“Verizon”) that include $158 million in payments to resolve charges that the companies engaged in mobile cramming.

On last trading day Fox Chase Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:FXCB) decreased -0.43% to close at $16.31. Its volatility for the week is 1.04% while volatility for the month is 1.14%. FXCB’s sales growth for past 5 years was -4.80% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 64.80%. Fox Chase Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:FXCB) monthly performance is -3.32%. Fox Chase Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:FXCB) on 29 April, announced net income of $2.3 million, or $0.20 per diluted share, for the three months ended March 31, 2015, compared to net income of $2.0 million, or $0.17 per diluted share, for the three months ended March 31, 2014 and $2.1 million, or $0.19 per diluted share, for the three months ended December 31, 2014.

Molina Healthcare, Inc. (NYSE:MOH) has 3.80% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 80.40%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $68.17. In an effort to help those in need, Molina Healthcare, Inc. (NYSE:MOH) of California recently distributed 200 personal care kits at Cardenas Market in El Centro.

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has 3.00% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 73.80%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $47.63. Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) is to invest in underwater cables to connect its data centres in Ireland, the UK and North America. The software giant has signed partnerships with Hibernia Networks and Aqua Comms, each of which will provide an underwater cable that links Microsoft’s North American infrastructure with data centres in Ireland and the UK.

Trending Stocks: Rocky Brands (NASDAQ:RCKY), Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT), Harman International Industries (NYSE:HAR), Hannon Armstrong Sustnbl Infrstr Cap (NYSE:HASI), STR Holdings (NYSE:STRI)

On Tuesday shares of Rocky Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ:RCKY) closed at $22.16. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 4.50% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 10.00%. Rocky Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ:RCKY) announced that the Company made a presentation at the 2015 Robert W. Baird Growth Stock Conference on Tuesday, May 5, 2015 at 11:30 a.m. Central Time.

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) in last trading activity fell -0.04% to close at $47.35. Company weekly performance is -0.53% while its quarterly performance stands at 11.94%. Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) is -4.42% away from its 52 week high. Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) announced that it is partnering with a consortium of telecom companies to build a new transpacific undersea cable that will connect a number of points in China, South Korea, Taiwan and Japan with the U.S. West Coast (or beautiful Hillsboro, OR — the home of the Hillsboro Hops — to be precise). Microsoft says the New Cross Pacific (NCP) Cable Network will provide faster connections for its customers and help it compete on cloud cost.

On last trading day Harman International Industries, Incorporated (NYSE:HAR) fell -1.36% to close at $130.29. Its volatility for the week is 2.86% while volatility for the month is 3.37%. HAR’s sales growth for past 5 years was 13.40% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 19.80%. Harman International Industries, Incorporated (NYSE:HAR) monthly performance is -4.88%. Robert W. Baird restated their outperform rating on shares of Harman International Industries Inc./DE/ (NYSE:HAR) in a report released on Saturday. Robert W. Baird currently has a $177.00 price objective on the stock, down from their previous price objective of $178.00.

Hannon Armstrong Sustnbl Infrstr Cap Inc (NYSE:HASI) has 5.90% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 48.70%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $19.37. Hannon Armstrong Sustainable Infrastructure Capital, Inc. (NYSE: HASI), announced that management will be attending the upcoming Wells Fargo Specialty Finance Conference, on Tuesday, May 19, 2015, at 2:30pm ET.

On Tuesday shares of STR Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:STRI) closed at $1.16. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -23.40% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 20.00%. STR Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:STRI) reported a first quarter net loss from continuing operations of $2.6 million or $0.14 per share, compared to a loss of $4.6 million or $0.35 per share, prior year. The company said, on a year-over-year basis, the decrease in loss from continuing operations was driven by reduced gross loss and SG&A and favorable impact from foreign currency.

News Buzz: KeyCorp. (NYSE:KEY), Kinder Morgan (NYSE:KMI), Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT), Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance (NYSE:ARI), Allied Motion Technologies (NASDAQ:AMOT)

On Tuesday shares of KeyCorp. (NYSE:KEY) closed at $14.72. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -7.60% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 9.69%. KeyBanc (NYSE:KEY) was downgraded by analysts at Keefe, Bruyette & Woods from a “market perform” rating to an “underperform” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Wednesday.

Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE:KMI) in last trading activity moved up 0.14% to close at $42.70. Company weekly performance is 0.12% while its quarterly performance stands at 3.90%. Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE:KMI) is -3.44% away from its 52 week high. Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE:KMI) announced that it has received consent for the rates, terms and conditions of service for the planned Palmetto Pipeline from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) on May 1, 2015.

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has 3.00% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 73.80%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $47.35. Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has announced new partnership deals and investments aimed at connecting its global data centers using subsea fiber optic cables.

Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance, Inc. (NYSE:ARI) has 0.80% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 57.80%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $17.07. Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance, Inc. (NYSE:ARI) announced Stuart Rothstein, the Company’s Chief Executive Officer, is scheduled to present at the Wells Fargo Securities Specialty Finance Research Conference on May 19, 2015 at the J.W. Marriot – Essex House Hotel in New York, New York. The ARI presentation is scheduled to begin at 1:45 pm ET.

On last trading day Allied Motion Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:AMOT) moved down -1.47% to close at $28.85. Its volatility for the week is 5.50% while volatility for the month is 6.88%. AMOT’s sales growth for past 5 years was 32.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 23.90%. Allied Motion Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:AMOT) monthly performance is -19.17%. On May 6, 2015, Allied Motion Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:AMOT) issued First Quarter 2015 Financial results. Company had revenue of $59.60 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $60.40 million.

Hot News: Stemline Therapeutics (NASDAQ:STML), Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD), Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT), Monroe Capital Corporation (NASDAQ:MRCC), Phoenix New Media Limited (NYSE:FENG)

On Monday shares of Stemline Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:STML) closed at $13.60. Stemline Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:STML) on Monday reported a loss of $7.7 million in its first quarter. On a per-share basis, the New York-based company said it had a loss of 46 cents. The results missed Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of five analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for a loss of 45 cents per share. The biopharmaceutical company posted revenue of $121,000 in the period, which met Street forecasts. Stemline Therapeutics shares have dropped 16 percent since the beginning of the year. The stock has increased almost 1 percent in the last 12 months.

Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD) in last trading activity fell -0.50% to close at $7.94. Company weekly performance is -2.34% while its quarterly performance stands at 7.44%. Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD) is -12.46% away from its 52 week high. A Cash 5 ticket worth $450,000 was sold at the Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD) on East Bishop Street for the Friday, May 8, drawing. Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD) will receive a $500 bonus for selling the winning ticket.

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has 3.00% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 73.80%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $47.37. Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) recently announced that it would pump an undisclosed sum of money into three undersea cable networks. The company plans to link data centers from the U.S. West Coast with key countries from South-East Asia.

Monroe Capital Corporation (NASDAQ:MRCC) has 2.04% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 27.90%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $14.38. Zacks upgraded shares of Monroe Capital Corp (NASDAQ:MRCC) from a hold rating to a strong-buy rating in a report released on 6 May.

On last trading day Phoenix New Media Limited (NYSE:FENG) moved up 2.34% to close at $7.44. Its volatility for the week is 3.25% while volatility for the month is 3.65%. FENG’s sales growth for past 5 years was 44.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 44.20%. Phoenix New Media Limited (NYSE:FENG) monthly performance is 16.43%. Phoenix New Media Limited (NYSE:FENG) announced that it will report its first quarter 2015 financial results on Wednesday, May 13, 2015 after the market closes.

Stocks to Watch: Intrexon Corporation (NYSE:XON), Avalanche Biotechnologies (NASDAQ:AAVL), NN Inc. (NASDAQ:NNBR), Honda Motor Co., (NYSE:HMC), Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT)

On Friday shares of Intrexon Corporation (NYSE:XON) closed at $42.84.Intrexon Corporation (NYSE:XON) announced it will release first quarter 2015 financial results after the market closes on May 11, 2015.

Avalanche Biotechnologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:AAVL) in last trading activity fell -1.73% to close at $32.47. Company weekly performance is -2.11% while its quarterly performance stands at -2.40%. Avalanche Biotechnologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:AAVL) is -48.03% away from its 52 week high. Avalanche Biotechnologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:AAVL), announced that it and certain of its research partners presented at the Association of Geographic Atrophy (GA) and Visual Acuity (VA) with Anti-VEGF Therapy Exposure in the Comparison of Age-Related Macular Degeneration Treatments Trial (CATT), on Tuesday, May 5, 8:30 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. MT.

On last trading day NN Inc. (NASDAQ:NNBR) increased 2.21% to close at $26.78. Its volatility for the week is 5.85% while volatility for the month is 3.92%. NNBR’s sales growth for past 5 years was 13.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 17.20%. On May 6, 2015 N, Inc., (NASDAQ:NNBR) a diversified industrial company, reported its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015. Net sales for the first quarter of 2015 increased $61.2 million, or 60%, to $163.7 million, compared to $102.5 million for the first quarter of 2014.

On last trading day Honda Motor Co., Ltd. (NYSE:HMC) increased 3.39% to close at $35.37. Its volatility for the week is 1.07% while volatility for the month is 1.02%. HMC’s sales growth for past 5 years was 8.10% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 14.40%. Honda Motor Co., Ltd. (NYSE:HMC) monthly performance is 3.79%.On May 6, Honda Motor Co., Ltd. (NYSE:HMC) was upgraded by Zacks from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Tuesday. Zacks’ analyst wrote, “Honda’s earnings per share for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2015 declined year over year and missed the Zacks Consensus Estimate.

On Friday shares of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) closed at $47.75. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 8.20% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 7.38%. On May 4, Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ:MSFT) announced a range of new products and services that help IT professionals lead their companies in the new era of enterprise computing, including the next generation of Windows management, Microsoft Office, hybrid cloud infrastructure and SQL Server.