Today’s Watch List: Summer Infant (NASDAQ:SUMR), NanoString Technologies (NASDAQ:NSTG), Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE:ITW), Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA), Titan Machinery (NASDAQ:TITN)

On Friday shares of Summer Infant, Inc. (NASDAQ:SUMR) closed at $2.58. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 6.00% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 10.00%. Summer Infant, Inc. (NASDAQ:SUMR) on 6 May, announced that Robert Stebenne, the Company’s President and Chief Operating Officer, has been named the Company’s new Chief Executive Officer, succeeding Carol Bramson, who has resigned. Ms. Bramson will remain on the board of directors.

NanoString Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:NSTG) in last trading activity moved up 9.01% to close at $14.27. Company weekly performance is 9.01% while its quarterly performance stands at 12.72%. NanoString Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:NSTG) is -15.06% away from its 52 week high. NanoString Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:NSTG) said on 12 May, that it has signed a deal with investment bank Cowen and Company to sell up to $40 million of its common stock from time to time.

On last trading day Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE:ITW) decreased -0.35% to close at $97.12. Its volatility for the week is 1.03% while volatility for the month is 1.20%. ITW’s sales growth for past 5 years was 1.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 19.30%. Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE:ITW) monthly performance is -1.14%. Illinois Tool Works (NYSE:ITW) has received an “A” credit rating from analysts at Morningstar. The investment research firm’s “A” rating indicates that the company is a low default risk. They also gave their stock a three star rating.

Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) has 0.10% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 90.10%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $56.64. Comcast Corp. (NASDAQ:CMCSA) plans to hire 10,000 military veterans, reservists, and their spouses and domestic partners over the next three years – roughly 15 percent to 20 percent of all new employees, a Comcast human resources executive said Thursday.

On last trading day Titan Machinery, Inc. (NASDAQ:TITN) decreased -0.86% to close at $13.85. Its volatility for the week is 2.04% while volatility for the month is 3.21%. TITN’s sales growth for past 5 years was 17.80% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -30.00%. Titan Machinery, Inc. (NASDAQ:TITN) monthly performance is 5.08%. Titan Machinery Inc. (NASDAQ:TITN) announced on 14 May, that it will release financial results for the first quarter ended April 30, 2015, on Thursday, May 28, 2015, followed by an investor conference call at 7:30 a.m. Central time (8:30 a.m. Eastern time).

Morning Alert: NanoString Technologies (NASDAQ:NSTG), QLT Inc. (NASDAQ:QLTI), Global Partners LP (NYSE:GLP), SIFCO Industries Inc. (NYSEMKT:SIF), Fibrocell Science (NASDAQ:FCSC)

On Friday shares of NanoString Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:NSTG) closed at $13.09. NanoString Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:NSTG) announced that its management is scheduled to present at the UBS Global Healthcare Conference in New York.Brad Gray, President and Chief Executive Officer, is scheduled to present on Wednesday, May 20, 2015 at 8:30am ET.

QLT Inc. (NASDAQ:QLTI) in last trading activity moved up 2.22% to close at $3.68. Company quarterly performance stands at -13.62%. QLT Inc. (NASDAQ:QLTI) is -44.91% away from its 52 week high.

On last trading day Global Partners LP (NYSE:GLP) moved up 0.41% to close at $38.91. Its volatility for the week is 2.77% while volatility for the month is 3.29%. GLP’s sales growth for past 5 years was 24.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 9.50%. Global Partners LP (NYSE:GLP) monthly performance is 8.26%.

SIFCO Industries Inc. (NYSEMKT:SIF) has 25.70% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 33.20%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $16.21. On May 05, Sifco Industries Inc. (NYSEMKT:SIF) reported a fiscal second-quarter loss of $64,000, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier.

On last trading day Fibrocell Science, Inc. (NASDAQ:FCSC) moved up 2.88% to close at $3.57. Its volatility for the week is 7.78% while volatility for the month is 6.18%. FCSC’s sales growth for past 5 years was -26.00% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -14.90%. Fibrocell Science, Inc. (NASDAQ:FCSC) monthly performance is -15.00%. Fibrocell Science, Inc. (NASDAQ:FCSC) reported financial results and operational highlights for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015. For the quarter ended March 31, 2015, Fibrocell reported a basic and diluted net loss of $0.21 per share, compared to a basic and diluted net loss of $0.35 per share for the same period in 2014. Total revenues for the first quarter of 2015 were $0.2 million compared to less than $0.1 million for the same period in 2014.

Hot Alert: NanoString Technologies (NASDAQ:NSTG), Delta Air Lines (NYSE:DAL), GlaxoSmithKline plc (NYSE:GSK), Monster Beverage Corporation (NASDAQ:MNST), JD.com (NASDAQ:JD)

On Friday shares of NanoString Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:NSTG) closed at $13.09. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 45.50%. On May 6, NanoString Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:NSTG) reported financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015. Total revenue of $11.6 million, 32% year-over-year growth; Instrument revenue of $4.4 million, 27% year-over-year growth; and Consumables revenue of $5.9 million, including $0.4 million of Prosigna® IVD kits, 21% year-over-year growth.

Delta Air Lines, Inc. (NYSE:DAL) in last trading activity moved up 1.79% to close at $46.17. Company weekly performance is 1.32% while its quarterly performance stands at 1.86%. Delta Air Lines, Inc. (NYSE:DAL) is -9.21% away from its 52 week high. Vetr lowered shares of Delta Air Lines (NYSE:DAL) from a strong-buy rating to a buy rating in a research report released on Thursday morning. Vetr currently has $50.46 price objective on the stock.

On last trading day GlaxoSmithKline plc (NYSE:GSK) moved up 2.40% to close at $45.28. Its volatility for the week is 1.54% while volatility for the month is 1.17%. GSK’s sales growth for past 5 years was -4.10% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -12.10%. GlaxoSmithKline plc (NYSE:GSK) monthly performance is -5.11%. The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, a global public research university with significant expertise in HIV basic and clinical research, and GlaxoSmithKline PLC (NYSE:GSK) announced the creation of the dedicated HIV Cure center and a jointly owned new company that will focus on discovering a cure for HIV/AIDS.

Monster Beverage Corporation (NASDAQ:MNST) has 1.20% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 78.60%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $128.47. Monster Monster Beverage Corporation (NASDAQ:MNST) shares declined the most in more than two years after its distribution deal with Coca-Cola Co. took a toll on profit in the first quarter, when the company had to cancel contracts with other partners. Net income fell to $4.41 million, or 3 cents a share, from $95.3 million, or 55 cents, a year earlier, the Corona, California-based company said on Thursday. Excluding some items, earnings amounted to 62 cents a share. Analysts predicted 68 cents, according to data compiled by Bloomberg.

On last trading day JD.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:JD) moved up 2.00% to close at $33.74. Its volatility for the week is 4.08% while volatility for the month is 3.49%. JD’s sales growth for past 5 years was 108.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 0.00%. JD.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:JD) monthly performance is 3.21%. JD.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:JD) announced that it is partnering with Luxottica, the world’s leading producer of luxury eyewear, to offer a wide range of sunglasses from some of the best-known global brands.

Watch List: Gyrodyne Co. (NASDAQ:GYRO), The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW), NanoString Technologies (NASDAQ:NSTG), Mid-Con Energy Partners (NASDAQ:MCEP), Seadrill Partners LLC (NYSE:SDLP)

On Monday shares of Gyrodyne Co. of America Inc. (NASDAQ:GYRO) closed at $3.65. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 0.40%. On April 27, 2015, Gyrodyne Company of America, Inc. (NASDAQ:GYRO) issued a press release announcing that the Company has set May 6, 2015 as the record date for its previously announced rights offering, and that the subscription price for the rights offering will be $2.75 per share.

On last trading day The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW) decreased -0.08% to close at $51.65. Its volatility for the week is 1.44% while volatility for the month is 1.60%. DOW’s sales growth for past 5 years was 5.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 68.70%. The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW) monthly performance is 7.07%. The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW) plans to cut about 3 percent of its global workforce and close some facilities following the $5 billion deal it struck last month to separate its chlorine business. Dow will eliminate 1,500 to 1,750 jobs, the Midland, Mich.-based company said Monday in a statement.

On last trading day NanoString Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:NSTG) moved down -2.13% to close at $12.40. Its volatility for the week is 5.65% while volatility for the month is 4.96%. NSTG’s sales growth for past 5 years was 45.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 40.20%. NanoString Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:NSTG) monthly performance is 13.97%. BTIG Research reissued their buy rating on shares of NanoString Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:NSTG) in a research note. They currently have a $16.00 target price on the stock.

Mid-Con Energy Partners, LP (NASDAQ:MCEP) has 4.40% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 27.00%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $6.88. Mid-Con Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:MCEP) reported Monday a $4.1 million net loss during its first quarter ending March 31. The loss is down significantly compared to the first quarter of 2014 when the waterflood oilfield producer earned a $1.6 million profit. Mid-Con says the year over year change can be attributed to lower oil prices and higher lease operating expenses during first quarter 2015.

On last trading day Seadrill Partners LLC (NYSE:SDLP) moved down -0.26% to close at $15.62. Its volatility for the week is 5.43% while volatility for the month is 3.97%. SDLP’s EPS growth for past 5 years was 183.26%. Seadrill Partners LLC (NYSE:SDLP) monthly performance is 23.87%. Seadrill Partners LLC (NYSE:SDLP) partners board of directors has declared a quarterly cash distribution with respect to quarter ended March 31, 2015 of $0.5675 per unit, in line with the Q4 distribution. This cash distribution will be paid on or about May 14, 2015 to all unitholders of record as of the close of business on May 7, 2015.

Stock Highlights: Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA), United States Steel Corp. (NYSE:X), Prothena Corporation plc (NASDAQ:PRTA), Astronics Corporation (NASDAQ:ATRO), NanoString Technologies (NASDAQ:NSTG)

On Monday shares of Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) closed at $58.21. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 14.00% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 17.00%. Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA)’s lobbying tentacles are legendary, reaching into Congress and state governments as the cable giant seeks approval for its Time Warner Cable merger. But a New York Times investigation out suggests the apparatus goes further than anyone thought.

United States Steel Corp. (NYSE:X) in last trading activity decreased -0.65% to close at $24.50. Company weekly performance is -1.13% while its quarterly performance stands at -7.65%. United States Steel Corp. (NYSE:X) is -47.18% away from its 52 week high. Announced April 03, about 165 employees at United States Steel Corp.’s Irvin plant in West Mifflin will temporarily be laid off starting Sunday as part of the company’s retrenchment.

On last trading day Prothena Corporation plc (NASDAQ:PRTA) advanced 1.41% to close at $38.82. Its volatility for the week is 6.33% while volatility for the month is 7.32%. PRTA’s sales growth for past 5 years was 82.70% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -26.40%. Prothena Corporation plc (NASDAQ:PRTA) monthly performance is 46.05%. Prothena Corp. (NASDAQ:PRTA) has commenced an underwritten public offering of 3,300,000 of its ordinary shares. All of the ordinary shares in the offering will be sold by Prothena. In addition, Prothena has granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 495,000 of its ordinary shares.

Astronics Corporation (NASDAQ:ATRO) has 1.90% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 85.80%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $74.91. Astronics Corporation (NASDAQ:ATRO), announced that Astronics Test Systems (ATS) has won a major follow-on 5-year production contract with a period of performance through 2020.

On last trading day NanoString Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:NSTG) advanced 0.55% to close at $10.94. Its volatility for the week is 6.25% while volatility for the month is 4.61%. NSTG’s sales growth for past 5 years was 45.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 40.20%. NanoString Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:NSTG) monthly performance is -8.83%. On April 1, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center and NanoString Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:NSTG), announced a multi-year collaboration to accelerate the development and adoption of a revolutionary new type of assay based on NanoString’s nCounter® Analysis System.

Investor’s pick: AT&T (NYSE:T), Manitex International (NASDAQ:MNTX), SunEdison (NYSE:SUNE), NanoString Technologies (NASDAQ:NSTG), Gruma S.A.B. de CV (NYSE:GMK)

AT&T Inc (NYSE:T) said it expected to take a charge of about $130 million in the current quarter, related to the voluntary retirement of nearly 3,000 employees by March 31. The retirements were made under a special offer allowing for lump sum distributions and enhanced payments, the telecom company said in a filing on Tuesday. On Tuesday shares of AT&T, Inc. (NYSE:T) closed at $32.78. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 1.60% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 4.68%.

Manitex International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MNTX) has reported an 84.22 percent plunge in profit for the quarter ended Dec. 31, 2014. The company has earned $0.47 million, or $0.03 a share in the quarter, compared with $2.99 million, or $0.22 a share for the same period last year. On the other hand, adjusted net income for the quarter stood at $2.18 million, or $0.16 a share compared with $2.99 million or $0.22 a share, a year ago. Manitex International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MNTX) in last trading activity decreased -9.91% to close at $9.09. Company weekly performance is -21.91% while its quarterly performance stands at -22.44%. Manitex International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MNTX) is -49.08% away from its 52 week high.

SunEdison Inc (NYSE:SUNE) announced that it has secured non-recourse project financing from Japan-based Shinsei Bank for its Tarumizu project, a 9.6 megawatt utility scale solar photovoltaic power plant being built in Japan. The Tarumizu project is one of the first utility scale solar projects built by a US company in Japan to receive non-recourse funding from a leading Japanese bank. On Tuesday shares of SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE:SUNE) closed at $22.17. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 16.40% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 1.58%.

NanoString Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:NSTG) announced that Robert Hershberg, M.D., Ph.D. has been appointed to its Board of Directors, effective March 2, 2015. The Board now consists of six members. NanoString Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:NSTG) has 44.26% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 96.80%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $11.54.

Gruma S.A.B. de C.V. (NYSE:GMK) was upgraded by analysts at Barclays from an “equal weight” rating to an “overweight” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Thursday,TheFlyOnTheWall.com reports. On last trading day Gruma S.A.B. de CV (NYSE:GMK) decreased -2.79% to close at $50.61. Its volatility for the week is 3.75% while volatility for the month is 2.80%. GMK’s sales growth for past 5 years was -0.20% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 25.50%. Gruma S.A.B. de CV (NYSE:GMK) monthly performance is 8.35%.

Best Stocks: NanoString Technologies (NASDAQ:NSTG), Paragon Offshore plc (NYSE:PGN), Daktronics Inc. (NASDAQ:DAKT), Pacific Ethanol (NASDAQ:PEIX), Edgewater Technology Inc. (NASDAQ:EDGW)

On 24 February, NanoString Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:NSTG) reported Revenue for the three months ended December 31, 2014 rose 54% to $15.6 million, from $10.1 million for the fourth quarter of 2013. Instrument revenue was $6.3 million, up 20% from the prior year period. Consumables revenue was $7.2 million for the fourth quarter of 2014, 69% higher than in the comparable 2013 quarter. On Wednesday shares of NanoString Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:NSTG) closed at $12.28. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 81.40%.

Paragon Offshore PLC (NYSE:PGN) was downgraded by stock analysts at Evercore ISI from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report issued on Tuesday, TheFlyOnTheWall.com reports. Paragon Offshore plc (NYSE:PGN) in last trading activity moved down -5.95% to close at $1.74. Company weekly performance is -23.35% while its quarterly performance stands at -45.11%. Paragon Offshore plc (NYSE:PGN) is -89.79% away from its 52 week high.

On 24 February, Daktronics Inc. (NASDAQ:DAKT) reported fiscal 2015 third quarter net sales of $118.1 million, operating loss of $1.6 million, and net income of $0.6 million, or $0.01 per diluted share, compared to net sales of $115.4 million, operating income of $3.6 million, and net income of $2.9 million, or $0.07 per diluted share, for the third quarter of fiscal 2014.On last trading day Daktronics Inc. (NASDAQ:DAKT) moved down -0.20% to close at $10.05. Its volatility for the week is 3.98% while volatility for the month is 3.58%. DAKT’s sales growth for past 5 years was -1.00% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -4.40%. Daktronics Inc. (NASDAQ:DAKT) monthly performance is -20.74%.

Pacific Ethanol Inc. (NASDAQ:PEIX) reported fourth-quarter net income of $12.5 million. The Sacramento, California-based company said it had net income of 50 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring gains, came to 41 cents per share. The ethanol producer posted revenue of $256.2 million in the period. Pacific Ethanol, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEIX) has 16.76% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 72.20%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $9.33.

On 25 February, Edgewater Technology Inc. (NASDAQ:EDGW) reported Net income was $656,000, or $0.05 per diluted share, compared to net income of $32.4 million, or $2.55 per diluted share. The reported net income for the fourth quarter of 2013 included a $30.4 million tax benefit in connection with the reversal of a majority of the Company’s valuation allowance against the carrying value of its deferred tax assets. On last trading day Edgewater Technology Inc. (NASDAQ:EDGW) moved down -0.14% to close at $6.99. Its volatility for the week is 3.16% while volatility for the month is 3.90%. EDGW’s sales growth for past 5 years was 17.70% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 24.30%. Edgewater Technology Inc. (NASDAQ:EDGW) monthly performance is -2.92%.

Stay on: McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE:MCD), The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES), CNB Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:CCNE), NanoString Technologies (NASDAQ:NSTG), New Residential Investment Corp. (NYSE:NRZ)

McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE:MCD) said its former chief executive will receive $3 million under a one-year consulting agreement, while his replacement saw a 69% increase to his base salary. On Tuesday shares of McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE:MCD) closed at $99.74. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 3.80% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 6.35%.

The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES) of Arlington, Va., announced the acquisition of 100% of the shares of Main Street Power Company, Inc., based in Boulder, Color. The combined company has been renamed AES Distributed Energy. The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES) in last trading activity advanced 2.77% to close at $13.00. Company weekly performance is 7.26% while its quarterly performance stands at -5.52%. The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES) is -15.69% away from its 52 week high.

The Board of Directors of CNB Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:CCNE) has announced the declaration of 16.5 cents per share quarterly dividend payable on March 13, 2015 to shareholders of record on February 27, 2015.On last trading day CNB Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:CCNE) fell -0.29% to close at $16.95. Its volatility for the week is 1.02% while volatility for the month is 1.31%. CCNE’s sales growth for past 5 years was 9.20% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 10.40%. CNB Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:CCNE) monthly performance is -0.29%.

NanoString Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:NSTG), announced that Robert Hershberg, M.D., Ph.D. has been appointed to its Board of Directors, effective March 2, 2015. The Board now consists of six members. NanoString Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:NSTG) has 7.00% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 98.00%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $11.44.

On 27 February, New Residential Investment Corp. (NYSE:NRZ) reported earnings per diluted share were 38 cents. The company’s fourth-quarter results fell lower than previous quarters, representing a 57% decrease from $126 million in income during the third quarter and a 33% decrease from $80.5 million in income in the fourth quart of 2013. On last trading day New Residential Investment Corp. (NYSE:NRZ) advanced 0.33% to close at $15.16. Its volatility for the week is 2.34% while volatility for the month is 2.06%. New Residential Investment Corp. (NYSE:NRZ) monthly performance is 18.90%.

Investor’s Alert: Threshold Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:THLD), Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE:BABA), BioAmber Inc. (NYSE:BIOA), NanoString Technologies (NASDAQ:NSTG), JetBlue Airways Corporation (NASDAQ:JBLU)

Threshold Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:THLD) announced that Barry Selick, Ph.D., Threshold’s Chief Executive Officer, will present a company overview at the 2015 Cowen Health Care Conference on March 2, 2015, at 4:50 p.m. Eastern Time. On Friday shares of Threshold Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:THLD) closed at $4.37. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 54.90%.

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (NYSE:BABA)’s financial-services affiliate is planning an initial public offering in mainland China, a person familiar with the situation said. The potential offering of Zhejiang Ant Small & Micro Financial Services Group, known as Ant Financial, could happen next year at the earliest or in 2017, the person said Friday. Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE:BABA) in last trading activity moved down -0.29% to close at $85.12. Company weekly performance is -1.75% while its quarterly performance stands at -24.98%. Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE:BABA) is -29.07% away from its 52 week high.

BioAmber Inc. (NYSE:BIOA) announced that it will report financial results for the fourth quarter and full year of fiscal year 2014 on Thursday, March 12, 2015 after the close of the market. The company has scheduled a webcast and conference call for 4.30 pm EST (1.30 pm PST) to discuss the results. On last trading day BioAmber Inc. (NYSE:BIOA) moved down -0.22% to close at $9.28. Its volatility for the week is 4.48% while volatility for the month is 5.16%. BIOA’s sales growth for past 5 years was 55.20% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 14.00%. BioAmber Inc. (NYSE:BIOA) monthly performance is 7.16%.

On February 24, NanoString Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:NSTG) reported a loss of $12.4 million in its fourth quarter. The Seattle-based company said it had a loss of 68 cents per share. Losses, adjusted for stock option expense and non-recurring costs, came to 53 cents per share. NanoString Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:NSTG) has 7.00% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 98.00%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $10.51.

JetBlue Airways Corporation (NASDAQ:JBLU) announced that it would add service between Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport and Fort Lauderdale, Florida. The company made the announcement Thursday, saying the twice-daily round-trip flights are scheduled to begin in November 2015. On Friday shares of JetBlue Airways Corporation (NASDAQ:JBLU) closed at $17.24. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 12.10% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 43.30%.

Traders Should Watch: Southwestern Energy Co. (NYSE:SWN), NanoString Technologies (NASDAQ:NSTG), Kohl’s Corp. (NYSE:KSS), Arrow Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:AROW), SI Financial Group (NASDAQ:SIFI)

Southwestern Energy Company (NYSE:SWN)’s 2014 Fourth Quarter earnings will release, on Friday February 27, 2015. On Wednesday shares of Southwestern Energy Co. (NYSE:SWN) closed at $27.97. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 7.80% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as -5.26%.

NanoString Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:NSTG) reported a loss of $12.4 million in its fourth quarter. The Seattle-based company said it had a loss of 68 cents per share. Losses, adjusted for stock option expense and non-recurring costs, came to 53 cents per share. The results did not meet Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for a loss of 51 cents per share. The maker of diagnostic systems for the analysis of genomic information posted revenue of $14.2 million in the period. NanoString Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:NSTG) in last trading activity fell -4.60% to close at $11.00. Company weekly performance is -13.18% while its quarterly performance stands at -19.41%. NanoString Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:NSTG) is -50.98% away from its 52 week high.

Kohl’s Corp. (NYSE:KSS) announced the launch of Bliss, a prestige spa-orientated skincare and well-being brand, as the company further establishes itself as a go-to beauty destination. On last trading day Kohl’s Corp. (NYSE:KSS) advanced 1.33% to close at $70.90. Its volatility for the week is 1.94% while volatility for the month is 2.22%. KSS’s sales growth for past 5 years was 3.00% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 7.70%. Kohl’s Corp. (NYSE:KSS) monthly performance is 15.42%.

Arrow Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: AROW) declared a quarterly dividend of $0.25 per share, or $1 annualized. The dividend will be payable on March 13, 2015, to stockholders of record on March 3, 2015, with an ex-dividend date of February 27, 2015. Arrow Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:AROW) has 3.20% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 37.00%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $26.86.

SI Financial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SIFI) announced that it has entered into an agreement with Lawrence B. Seidman and certain other affiliates, pursuant to which the Company and the Bank expanded their Boards of Directors by one member and appointed Dennis Pollack as a director of both entities. On last trading day SI Financial Group Inc. (NASDAQ:SIFI) advanced 1.41% to close at $11.48. Its volatility for the week is 1.57% while volatility for the month is 1.03%. SIFI’s sales growth for past 5 years was 1.80% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 55.20%. SI Financial Group Inc. (NASDAQ:SIFI) monthly performance is 4.84%.