Why Making Dramatic Moves: Applied Materials (NASDAQ:AMAT), Cree (NASDAQ:CREE), Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE), Inter Parfums Inc. (NASDAQ:IPAR), Weyerhaeuser Co. (NYSE:WY)

On Monday shares of Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT) closed at $20.19. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 12.60% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 13.00%. Applied Materials Inc (NASDAQ:AMAT) on Thursday reported its highest quarterly revenue for the past three years and a 33% jump in sales for the Energy and Environmental Solutions (EES) division.

Cree, Inc. (NASDAQ:CREE) in last trading activity advanced 5.82% to close at $31.48. Company weekly performance is 0.19% while its quarterly performance stands at -17.03%. Cree, Inc. (NASDAQ:CREE) is -40.97% away from its 52 week high. Cree, Inc. (NASDAQ:CREE) announced that Cree’s wholly owned Power and RF subsidiary has submitted a draft registration statement on a confidential basis to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission for a potential initial public offering of the subsidiary’s Class A common stock.

On last trading day Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) moved down -0.03% to close at $33.98. Its volatility for the week is 0.71% while volatility for the month is 1.27%. PFE’s sales growth for past 5 years was 0.10% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 3.10%. Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) monthly performance is -2.22%. On 14 May, Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) announced that it has received a request for additional information from the U.S. Federal Trade Commission or “FTC” with respect to its previously announced proposed acquisition of Hospira Inc. (HSP).

Inter Parfums Inc. (NASDAQ:IPAR) has 0.40% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 53.70%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $33.14. Piper Jaffray restated their neutral rating on shares of Inter Parfums (NASDAQ:IPAR) in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday.

On last trading day Weyerhaeuser Co. (NYSE:WY) decreased -0.83% to close at $32.07. Its volatility for the week is 1.36% while volatility for the month is 1.52%. WY’s sales growth for past 5 years was 7.90% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 28.50%. Weyerhaeuser Co. (NYSE:WY) monthly performance is 1.65%. It was reported on 6 May, that Weyerhaeuser Co. (NYSE:WY) has nearly doubled the acreage of its holdings that will only be available to hunters and other recreational users under paid leases and permits this year.

Trader’s Watch List: Applied Materials (NASDAQ:AMAT), Galena Biopharma Inc (NASDAQ:GALE), Inphi Corporation (NYSE:IPHI), United States Cellular Corporation (NYSE:USM), Sony Corp (ADR) (NYSE:SNE)

On Thursday shares of Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT) closed at $19.86. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 12.60% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 13.00%. Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMAT) released its fiscal second-quarter financial results on Thursday after the markets closed. The company had $0.29 in earnings per share (EPS) on $2.44 billion in revenue compared to Thomson Reuters consensus estimates of $0.28 in EPS on $2.40 billion in revenue. The first quarter from last year had $0.28 in EPS on $2.35 billion in revenue.

Galena Biopharma Inc (NASDAQ:GALE) in last trading activity advanced 1.49% to close at $1.36. Company weekly performance is -1.45% while its quarterly performance stands at -16.05%. Galena Biopharma Inc (NASDAQ:GALE) is -62.01% away from its 52 week high. Galena Biopharma Inc (NASDAQ:GALE) on May 07, 2015, released its financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2015 and provided a business update. Net revenue was $2.8 million in the first quarter of 2015, a 28% increase compared to $2.2 million for the same period a year ago. Operating loss for the first quarter of 2015 was $11.1 million, including $0.6 million in stock based compensation, compared to an operating loss of $11.8 million, including $1.7 million in stock-based compensation for the same period in 2014.

On last trading day Inphi Corporation (NYSE:IPHI) advanced 1.38% to close at $23.58. Its volatility for the week is 3.88% while volatility for the month is 4.65%. IPHI’s sales growth for past 5 years was 21.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 35.83%. Inphi Corporation (NYSE:IPHI) monthly performance is 22.30%. Inphi (NASDAQ:IPHI) was downgraded by Zacks
from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note issued to investors on 4 May.

United States Cellular Corporation (NYSE:USM) has 0.10% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 25.70%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $39.12. On 1 May, United States Cellular Corporation (NYSE:USM) reported total operating revenues of USD965.2 million for the first quarter of 2015, versus USD925.8 million for the same period one year ago. Net income attributable to US Cellular shareholders and related diluted earnings per share were USD160.1 million and USD1.89, respectively, for the first quarter of 2015, compared to USD19.5 million and USD0.23, respectively, in the comparable period one year ago.

On last trading day Sony Corp (ADR) (NYSE:SNE) increased 0.59% to close at $32.19. Its volatility for the week is 1.16% while volatility for the month is 1.44%. SNE’s sales growth for past 5 years was 0.10% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -4.80%. Sony Corp (ADR) (NYSE:SNE) monthly performance is 1.39%. Sony Corp. (ADR) (NYSE:SNE) President Kazuo Hirai and seven other corporate executive officers will give up their bonuses for the fourth consecutive year to take responsibility for the company’s massive loss for fiscal 2014, company sources said Thursday.

Trader’s Recap: Applied Materials (NASDAQ:AMAT), Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited (NYSE:TSM), Alcoa Inc. (NYSE:AA), Biodel Inc. (NASDAQ:BIOD), LyondellBasell Industries N.V. (NYSE:LYB)

On Wednesday shares of Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT) closed at $19.93. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 12.60% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 13.00%. Applied Materials, Inc. will hold a webcast to discuss its second quarter of fiscal 2015 financial results, along with its business outlook, on Thursday, May 14, 2015, at 4:30 p.m. ET (1:30 p.m. PT).

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited (NYSE:TSM) in last trading activity increased 0.25% to close at $24.44. Company weekly performance is -0.04% while its quarterly performance stands at 0.62%. Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited (NYSE:TSM) is -5.16% away from its 52 week high. Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg. Co. (NYSE:TSM) was upgraded by Zacks from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a note issued to investors on Wednesday.

On last trading day Alcoa Inc. (NYSE:AA) increased 0.59% to close at $13.63. Its volatility for the week is 1.83% while volatility for the month is 2.08%. AA’s sales growth for past 5 years was 5.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 17.10%. Alcoa Inc. (NYSE:AA) monthly performance is 2.17%. On May 11, 2015, Alcoa Inc. (NYSE:AA) announced that its majority-owned subsidiary, Alcoa of Australia Limited (AofA), will permanently close the Anglesea coal mine and power station on August 31, 2015. The Anglesea power station previously supplied approximately 40 percent of the power needs for the Point Henry smelter, which AofA closed in August 2014. Since that time, the Anglesea power station has been operating as an independent supplier to the National Electricity Market while AofA conducted a sale process for the site.

Biodel Inc. (NASDAQ:BIOD) has 10.21% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 11.60%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $1.14. On May 06, Biodel Inc. (NASDAQ:BIOD) reported financial results for the second fiscal quarter ended March 31, 2015. Biodel reported a net loss of $4.4 million and $9.0 million, or $0.18 and $0.40 per share for the quarter and six month periods ended March 31, 2015, respectively. These results compare to a net loss of $6.2 million and $8.6 million, or $0.29 and $0.41 per share for the quarter and six month periods ended March 31, 2014, respectively.

On last trading day LyondellBasell Industries N.V. (NYSE:LYB) increased 1.13% to close at $104.40. Its volatility for the week is 2.39% while volatility for the month is 2.25%. LYB’s sales growth for past 5 years was 8.10% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 29.00%. LyondellBasell Industries N.V. (NYSE:LYB) monthly performance is 11.90%. On May 8, LyondellBasell (NYSE:LYB) announced that its Supervisory Board has authorized the company’s Management Board to declare an interim dividend of $0.78 per share, representing an 11% increase from the company’s first quarter 2015 dividend. The interim dividend will be paid June 15, 2015 to shareholders of record June 1, 2015, with an ex-dividend date of May 28, 2015.

Hot Watch List: Applied Materials (NASDAQ:AMAT), Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC), UFP Technologies (NASDAQ:UFPT), Teekay Offshore Partners (NYSE:TOO), AutoZone (NYSE:AZO)

On Tuesday shares of Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT) closed at $19.89. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 12.60% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 13.00%. Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT) is set to report fiscal second-quarter 2015 results on May 14.

Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) in last trading activity decreased -0.36% to close at $16.43. Company weekly performance is 0.49% while its quarterly performance stands at 0.37%. Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) is -9.49% away from its 52 week high. Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC)’s Myers Park branch is expected to join the growing list of locations nationwide where the Charlotte-based bank has gotten rid of drive-up teller lanes, the bank said Monday. The bank said it has not determined exactly when drive-up service at the branch at 751 Providence Road will end. The bank’s website showed Monday that the service will be discontinued June 8, but the bank told the Observer that date is incorrect.

On last trading day UFP Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:UFPT) decreased -2.20% to close at $19.56. Its volatility for the week is 1.53% while volatility for the month is 2.24%. UFPT’s sales growth for past 5 years was 7.00% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 2.20%. UFP Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:UFPT) monthly performance is -3.65%. UFP Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:UFPT) on 5 May, reported net income of $1.7 million or $0.23 per diluted common share outstanding for its first quarter ended March 31, 2015, as compared to net income of $2.1 million or $0.29 per diluted common share outstanding for the same period in 2014. Sales for the first quarter were $34.0 million, as compared to first quarter 2014 sales of $34.6 million.

Teekay Offshore Partners LP (NYSE:TOO) has 4.90% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 61.80%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $21.77. On 7 May, Teekay LNG Partners L.P. (NYSE:TOO) has completed the previously announced issuance of NOK 1000 million in senior unsecured bonds, maturing in May 2020, in the Norwegian bond market. The aggregate principal amount of the bonds is equivalent to approximately US$130 million and all interest and principal payments have been swapped into US dollar at an all-in fixed interest rate of 5.92%.

On last trading day AutoZone, Inc. (NYSE:AZO) moved up 0.02% to close at $678.97. Its volatility for the week is 1.28% while volatility for the month is 1.32%. AZO’s sales growth for past 5 years was 6.80% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 21.90%. AutoZone, Inc. (NYSE:AZO) monthly performance is -2.87%. A Catholic former employee of AutoZone Inc. (NYSE:AZO) who has accused the company of wrongly denying him a promotion because he refused to work on Sundays said 1 May, that his suit was improperly removed to Florida federal court based on a flawed calculation of the lost wages he claims to be owed.

Today’s Watch List: Applied Materials (NASDAQ:AMAT), Agios Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:AGIO), Bitauto Holdings (NYSE:BITA), Tandy Leather Factory (NASDAQ:TLF), Sunstone Hotel Investors (NYSE:SHO)

On Monday shares of Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT) closed at $19.92. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 12.60% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 13.00%. JPMorgan Chase & Co. restated their overweight rating on shares of Applied Materials (NASDAQ:AMAT) in a research note issued to investors on Sunday.

Agios Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:AGIO) in last trading activity fell -0.42% to close at $108.50. Company weekly performance is 12.87% while its quarterly performance stands at 2.40%. Agios Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:AGIO) is -14.01% away from its 52 week high. Agios Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:AGIO) on May 07, reported a loss of $5 million in its first quarter.

On last trading day Bitauto Holdings Limited (NYSE:BITA) advanced 1.62% to close at $63.20. Its volatility for the week is 6.96% while volatility for the month is 6.03%. BITA’s sales growth for past 5 years was 53.00% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 89.00%. Bitauto Holdings Limited (NYSE:BITA) monthly performance is 16.95%. On May 8, Bitauto Holdings Limited (NYSE:BITA) announced its unaudited financial results for the first quarter 2015 ended March 31, 2015. Revenue in the first quarter of 2015 was RMB701.3 million (US$113.1 million), a 98.4% increase from the corresponding period in 2014. Gross profit in the first quarter of 2015 was RMB477.3 million (US$77.0 million), a 66.3% increase from the corresponding period in 2014.

Tandy Leather Factory, Inc. (NASDAQ:TLF) has 4.30% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 67.80%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $8.80. Tandy Leather Factory, Inc. (NASDAQ:TLF) announced that it plans to release financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2015 on Tuesday, May 12, 2015 after the market opens. A conference call will be conducted by senior management at 1:30 p.m. Eastern Time on May 12, 2015.

On last trading day Sunstone Hotel Investors Inc. (NYSE:SHO) fell -2.30% to close at $15.28. Its volatility for the week is 3.47% while volatility for the month is 2.13%. SHO’s sales growth for past 5 years was 13.40% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 18.80%. Sunstone Hotel Investors Inc. (NYSE:SHO) monthly performance is -6.32%. On May 4, Sunstone Hotel Investors, Inc. (NYSE:SHO) announced results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015. Loss attributable to common stockholders decreased 59.2% to $3.3 million. Loss attributable to common stockholders per diluted share decreased 50.0% to $0.02.

Traders Are Watching: Sorrento Therapeutics (NASDAQ:SRNE), Applied Materials (NASDAQ:AMAT), Vail Resorts Inc. (NYSE:MTN), Sangamo Biosciences Inc. (NASDAQ:SGMO), Giga-tronics Inc. (NASDAQ:GIGA)

On Thursday shares of Sorrento Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:SRNE) closed at $11.28. Sorrento Therapeutics (NASDAQ:SRNE), said its candidate is coming through in an ongoing Phase III trial. And while the biotech declined to get into specific details, the whiff of success sent its shares up more than 10% on May 04.

Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT) in last trading activity increased 0.57% to close at $19.56. Company weekly performance is -1.16% while its quarterly performance stands at -18.02%. Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT) is -23.71% away from its 52 week high. Two of the world’s largest manufacturers of the machinery used to produce semiconductors, Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT) of the United States and Tokyo Electron of Japan, on April 27, dropped plans to merge after the Department of Justice said that combining their businesses would restrict competition.

On last trading day Vail Resorts Inc. (NYSE:MTN) increased 0.80% to close at $100.89. Its volatility for the week is 1.48% while volatility for the month is 1.69%. MTN’s sales growth for past 5 years was 4.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -10.40%. Vail Resorts Inc. (NYSE:MTN) monthly performance is -6.30%. Stephens assumed coverage on shares of Vail Resorts (NYSE:MTN) in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday, TheFlyOnTheWall.com reports. The firm issued an overweight rating on the stock.

Sangamo Biosciences Inc. (NASDAQ:SGMO) has 1.50% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 77.30%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $12.73. Sangamo BioSciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:SGMO) announced that Edward Lanphier, Sangamo’s president and CEO, will provide an update on the progress of Sangamo’s ZFP Therapeutic® development programs and an overview of the company’s business strategy at 11:20 am PT on Thursday, May 14, 2015, at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2015 Health Care Conference.

On last trading day Giga-tronics Inc. (NASDAQ:GIGA) fell -0.57% to close at $1.74. Its volatility for the week is 16.26% while volatility for the month is 8.33%. GIGA’s sales growth for past 5 years was -5.20% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -56.00%. Giga-tronics Inc. (NASDAQ:GIGA) monthly performance is 9.43%. On May 4, Giga-tronics Incorporated (NASDAQ:GIGA) sad it will release results for the fourth quarter of fiscal year 2015 on Monday, May 18, 2015 after the close of trading on the NASDAQ Capital Market.

5 Stocks Under Wall Street’s Radar: WPX Energy (NYSE:WPX), Applied Materials (NASDAQ:AMAT), International Business Machines (NYSE:IBM), American Midstream Partners (NYSE:AMID), HBCP

On Thursday shares of WPX Energy, Inc. (NYSE:WPX) closed at $13.79. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -1.00%. WPX Energy Inc. (NYSE:WPX) on Tuesday reported first-quarter earnings of $67 million. The Tulsa, Oklahoma-based company said it had net income of 33 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted to account for discontinued operations and non-recurring gains, were 9 cents per share.

Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT) in last trading activity advanced 0.57% to close at $19.56. Company weekly performance is -1.16% while its quarterly performance stands at -18.02%. Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT) is -23.71% away from its 52 week high. Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT) will hold a webcast to discuss its second quarter of fiscal 2015 financial results, along with its business outlook, on Thursday, May 14, 2015, at 4:30 p.m.

On Thursday shares of International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) closed at $170.99. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -0.60% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 4.48%. International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) has rolled out new hybrid cloud capabilities for its Watson cognitive computing system to help organizations bridge enterprise data with Web-based cloud applications for faster and more insightful data intelligence. By integrating IBM Cloud capabilities for hybrid cloud, users will be able to gain faster intelligence from data across multiple secure traditional and cloud environments, allowing clients to deploy applications in seconds and with minimal configuration.

American Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:AMID) has 1.10% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 77.70%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $17.68. American Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:AMID) announced that the Board of Directors of its general partner declared a quarterly cash distribution of $0.4725 per common unit, or $1.89 per unit on an annualized basis. The first quarter 2015 distribution remains unchanged from the previous quarter and represents an increase of $0.01 per unit, or 2.2 percent, compared to the distribution for the first quarter 2014. The distribution will be paid May 15, 2015, to unitholders.

On last trading day Home Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:HBCP) fell -0.94% to close at $22.05. Its volatility for the week is 1.90% while volatility for the month is 1.86%. HBCP’s sales growth for past 5 years was 12.70% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 19.60%. Home Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:HBCP) monthly performance is 2.70%. Home Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:HBCP) announced that its Board of Directors declared a cash dividend of $0.07 per share, payable on May 22, 2015, to shareholders of record as of May 11, 2015.

Market Movers: Brainstorm Cell Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:BCLI), Applied Materials (NASDAQ:AMAT), Graham Holdings Company Common (NYSE:GHC), Xencor (NASDAQ:XNCR), Manitex International (NASDAQ:MNTX)

On Thursday shares of Brainstorm Cell Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:BCLI) closed at $3.65. BrainStorm Cell Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:BCLI), is presenting results from its phase 2a study of NurOwn® in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) at a poster session today at the American Academy of Neurology annual meeting, taking place in Washington D.C.

Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT) in last trading activity moved down -1.10% to close at $19.79. Company weekly performance is -10.74% while its quarterly performance stands at -15.87%. Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT) is -22.82% away from its 52 week high. Recuperating demand from chipmakers will soften the blow for chip-equipment maker Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT) after antitrust concerns scuttled its bid for Tokyo Electron Ltd. Though not its desired outcome after more than 18 months of talks, Applied Materials as a standalone company will be better positioned to focus on its core businesses without the integration costs and distractions of a merger, analysts said.

On last trading day Graham Holdings Company Common (NYSE:GHC) moved down -0.88% to close at $1022.93. Its volatility for the week is 1.66% while volatility for the month is 1.64%. GHC’s sales growth for past 5 years was -4.00% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 53.10%. Graham Holdings Company Common (NYSE:GHC) monthly performance is -2.30%. Global education leader Kaplan a subsidiary of The Graham Holdings Company (NYSE:GHC), and the adult education software experts at Aztec Software have joined forces to offer students getting ready for a High School Equivalency Diploma the most comprehensive preparation experience available. The partnership integrates Kaplan’s highly effective content into Aztec Software’s proven computer and mobile-based program.

Xencor, Inc. (NASDAQ:XNCR) has 0.50% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 39.20%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $14.22. Xencor, Inc. (NASDAQ:XNCR), announced it will webcast presentations by Bassil Dahiyat, Ph.D., President and Chief Executive Officer, at Credit Suisse 2015 Antibody Day on Wednesday, May 6, 2015.

On last trading day Manitex International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MNTX) moved down -2.36% to close at $9.91. Its volatility for the week is 3.99% while volatility for the month is 4.05%. MNTX’s sales growth for past 5 years was 36.40% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 9.10%. Manitex International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MNTX) monthly performance is 1.85%. Manitex International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MNTX), announced that management will announce its first quarter 2015 financial results after market close on Monday May 11, 2015.

Momentum Stocks: Applied Materials (NASDAQ:AMAT), salesforce.com (NYSE:CRM), Heritage-Crystal Clean, Inc (NASDAQ:HCCI), Parkervision Inc. (NASDAQ:PRKR), PAR Technology Corporation (NYSE:PAR)

On Wednesday shares of Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT) closed at $20.01. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 12.60% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 12.75%. Tokyo Electron Ltd shares plunged 15 percent on Tuesday to a six-month low after U.S. regulatory opposition forced the scrapping of its planned takeover by U.S.-based Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT).

On Wednesday shares of salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM) closed at $74.65. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 32.70% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 27.14%.
Salesforce.com Inc. (NYSE:CRM) is working with financial advisers to help it field takeover offers after being approached by a potential acquirer, Bloomberg reported citing people familiar with the matter. The report said there is no certainty any deal will transpire. The people didn’t identify potential acquirers. Bankers may help rebuff any suitor or work out an eventual sale.

On last trading day Heritage-Crystal Clean, Inc (NASDAQ:HCCI) fell -0.25% to close at $12.00. Its volatility for the week is 2.82% while volatility for the month is 4.22%. HCCI’s sales growth for past 5 years was 28.10% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -33.50%. Heritage-Crystal Clean, Inc (NASDAQ:HCCI) monthly performance is -0.66%. On April 24, Heritage-Crystal Clean, Inc. (NASDAQ:HCCI) plans to release its financial results for the first quarter of 2015, which ended March 28, 2015, after the market close on Thursday, May 7, 2015.

Parkervision Inc. (NASDAQ:PRKR) has 11.37% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 46.10%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $0.71. On April 21, ParkerVision, Inc. (NASDAQ:PRKR), announced that it received a letter from the Nasdaq Listing Qualifications Department of The Nasdaq Capital Market (“Nasdaq”) notifying the Company that the minimum bid price for the Company’s common stock was below $1.00 per share for a period of 30 consecutive business days, and that the Company did not meet the minimum bid price requirement set forth under Nasdaq Listing Rule 5550(a)(2).

On last trading day PAR Technology Corporation (NYSE:PAR) fell -8.19% to close at $3.81. Its volatility for the week is 5.50% while volatility for the month is 3.63%. PAR’s sales growth for past 5 years was 1.60% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 7.30%. PAR Technology Corporation (NYSE:PAR) monthly performance is -9.72%. On April 23, PAR Technology Corporation (NYSE:PAR) announced that Sonny’s BBQ® has selected PAR’s Brink POS software, EverServ® POS hardware terminals, tablets, and service solutions for their restaurants. Sonny’s BBQ is the third largest barbecue restaurant company in the country with 119 locations throughout the southeast. Since 1968, Sonny’s has been perfecting the craft of BBQ, served in the true spirit of Southern hospitality.

Stock Highlights: HomeAway (NASDAQ:AWAY), Applied Materials (NASDAQ:AMAT), SunEdison (NYSE:SUNE), Chicago Bridge & Iron Company N.V. (NYSE:CBI), Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX)

On Friday shares of HomeAway, Inc. (NASDAQ:AWAY) closed at $27.18. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 30.00% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 19.49%. On 23 April, HomeAway, Inc. (NASDAQ:AWAY) announced changes to its organization that position the company for continued success over the next decade. These changes also advance and expand the responsibilities of key executives.

Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT) in last trading activity moved down -1.67% to close at $21.80. Company weekly performance is 1.44% while its quarterly performance stands at -9.20%. Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT) is -14.98% away from its 52 week high. On 24 April, Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT) announced new PV metallization system to boost solar cell efficiency, set low Cost-of-Ownership benchmark.

SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE:SUNE) in last trading activity moved down -3.24% to close at $26.61. Company weekly performance is 0.45% while its quarterly performance stands at 37.52%. SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE:SUNE) is -4.07% away from its 52 week high. On 22 April, SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE:SUNE) announced that Pancho Perez has been appointed to the newly created role of Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer.

Chicago Bridge & Iron Company N.V. (NYSE:CBI) has 1.30% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 73.90%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $48.97. Chicago Bridge & Iron Company N.V. (NYSE:CBI) had its target price boosted by Barclays from $54.00 to $59.00 in a report issued on Thursday. They currently have an overweight rating on the stock.

On last trading day Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) moved down -0.12% to close at $558.40. Its volatility for the week is 1.87% while volatility for the month is 2.36%. NFLX’s sales growth for past 5 years was 26.90% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 16.90%. Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) monthly performance is 32.40%.On 16 April, Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) said that, it will start encrypting its video streams to prevent other people and companies from snooping on what its subscribers are watching—or that they are watching Netflix at all.