Stocks in News: Dipexium Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:DPRX), Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL), Tower Semiconductor (NASDAQ:TSEM), Broadcom Corp. (NASDAQ:BRCM), United Parcel Service (NYSE:UPS)

On Monday shares of Dipexium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:DPRX) closed at $12.37. Company’s EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 40.00%. Dipexium Pharmaceuticals Inc. (DPRX) on May 14, reported a loss of $4.2 million in its first quarter. The New York-based company said it had a loss of 49 cents per share.

Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) in last trading activity increased 0.04% to close at $46.72. Company weekly performance is -1.00% while its quarterly performance stands at 4.56%. Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) is -36.46% away from its 52 week high. Halliburton (NYSE: HAL) will host a conference call on Monday, July 20, 2015, to discuss the second quarter 2015 financial results. The call will begin at 8:00 AM Central Time (9:00 AM Eastern Time).

On last trading day Tower Semiconductor Ltd. (NASDAQ:TSEM) increased 3.53% to close at $16.13. Its volatility for the week is 6.22% while volatility for the month is 4.47%. TSEM’s sales growth for past 5 years was 22.60% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 14.90%. Tower Semiconductor Ltd. (NASDAQ:TSEM) monthly performance is -7.46%. On May 14, Tower Semiconductor Ltd. (NASDAQ:TSEM), and The University of California, San Diego (UCSD), a recognized leader for microwave, millimeter-wave and mixed-signal RFICs, announced they have collaborated to demonstrate the first 256-element (16 x 16) wafer-scale phased array transmitter with integrated high-efficiency antennas operating at 56-65 GHz frequency range. First time success was achieved for the wafer-scale RFIC using TowerJazz’s own proprietary models, kit and the mmWave capabilities of its 0.18-micron SiGe BiCMOS process, SBC18H3.

Broadcom Corp. (NASDAQ:BRCM) has 0.90% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 90.00%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $47.73. On May 14, Synopsys, Inc. (Nasdaq: SNPS), announced that Broadcom Corp. (NASDAQ:BRCM) extended its license agreement providing access to Synopsys’ DesignWare® ARC® Processors for an expanded range of advanced multimedia and networking system-on-chip (SoC) designs. Broadcom standardized on ARC processors to deliver advanced video compression capabilities in its SoCs for high-volume consumer devices. Deploying optimized video compression technology is increasingly important to conserve network bandwidth as global service providers stream high definition (HD) and ultra HD video content to a broader range of devices.

On last trading day United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS) decreased -0.22% to close at $101.91. Its volatility for the week is 1.08% while volatility for the month is 1.26%. UPS’s sales growth for past 5 years was 5.20% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 10.80%. United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS) monthly performance is 7.64%. On May 14, United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS) announced that it will serve asan official supplier to the Special Olympics World Games LosAngeles 2015 (LA2015). Designated a Games Supplier, UPS willdonate its logistics expertise, warehousing and volunteers to helpmobilize the Games that will see 7,000 athletes and 3,000 coachesvisit Los Angeles from July 25-Aug. 2, 2015.

Worth Watching Stocks: MediciNova Inc. (NASDAQ:MNOV), Dipexium Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:DPRX), ARM Holdings plc (NASDAQ:ARMH), Daktronics Inc. (NASDAQ:DAKT), Heartware International Inc. (NASDAQ:HTWR)

On Friday shares of MediciNova Inc. (NASDAQ:MNOV) closed at $4.00. Company’s EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 20.00%. On May 8, MediciNova, Inc., (NASDAQ:MNOV) announced that the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) notified the company of full enrollment of their ongoing clinical study evaluating ibudilast (MN-166) for the treatment of progressive multiple sclerosis. The trial randomization is aimed to be completed in about 4 to 6 weeks.

Dipexium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:DPRX) in last trading activity advanced 7.86% to close at $12.62. Company weekly performance is 5.61% while its quarterly performance stands at 13.18%. Dipexium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:DPRX) is -16.64% away from its 52 week high. Dipexium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:DPRX) will release its financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2015, on Thursday, May 14, 2015 at 7:30 a.m. ET. The announcement will be followed by a conference call at 8:30 a.m. ET during which Dipexium management will discuss these results, recent developments and answer questions.

On Friday shares of ARM Holdings plc (NASDAQ:ARMH) closed at $52.85. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 21.10% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 18.40%. ARM Holdings plc (NASDAQ:ARMH)‘s stock had its “outperform” rating reissued by equities researchers at BNP Paribas in a research report issued on Thursday. They currently have a GBX 1,300 ($19.70) price target on the stock. BNP Paribas’ price target points to a potential upside of 14.54% from the stock’s previous close.

Daktronics Inc. (NASDAQ:DAKT) has 8.10% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 48.00%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $10.69. On May 8, Daktronics Inc. (NASDAQ:DAKT) announced the integration of Fliphound into its Visiconn management software to enable direct access of the buying and bidding platform offered by Fliphound for Daktronics display owners. The deal will allow Fliphound, an established online marketplace for purchasing digital billboard advertising, to enable seamless and automatic configuration of its platform for Daktronics display owners, thus facilitating the online selling of its digital inventory.

On last trading day Heartware International Inc. (NASDAQ:HTWR) decreased -0.31% to close at $73.25. Its volatility for the week is 3.35% while volatility for the month is 4.02%. HTWR’s sales growth for past 5 years was 63.00% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 11.90%. Heartware International Inc. (NASDAQ:HTWR) monthly performance is -19.43%. On May 7, HeartWare International Inc. (NASDAQ:HTWR) announced that it has entered into privately-negotiated exchange and subscription agreements with a limited number of holders of the Company’s outstanding 3.50% Convertible Senior Notes due 2017 (“2017 Notes”). The 2021 Notes will mature on December 15 2021 and will bear interest at a rate of 1.75% per year payable semiannually in arrears on June 15 and December 15 of each year beginning on December 15 2015.

Morning Alert: Merrimack Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:MACK), Visa Inc. (NYSE:V), Dipexium Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:DPRX), ImmunoCellular Therapeutics, (NYSEMKT:IMUC)

On Monday shares of Merrimack Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:MACK) closed at $11.87. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 117.70% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 5.60%. Merrimack Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:MACK) announced that it will present preclinical and clinical data showcasing its deep oncology pipeline at the 2015 American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Annual Meeting being held April 18-22, 2015 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia.

Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) in last trading activity increased 0.18% to close at $65.66. Company weekly performance is -2.12% while its quarterly performance stands at -1.31%. Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) is -5.74% away from its 52 week high. On 20 March, Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) said that, it plans to hire 500 engineers in Austin by the end of the year, according to company CMO Antonio Lucio.

On Monday shares of Dipexium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:DPRX) closed at $14.12. Company’s EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 40.00%. On 24 March, Dipexium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:DPRX) announced operational, clinical and financial results for the year ended December 31, 2014. Dipexium ended the year on December 31, 2014, with cash totaling $27.0 million compared to $3.9 million for the year ending December 31, 2013. The increase was primarily attributable to the net proceeds of $34.5 million from the Company’s initial public offering.

ImmunoCellular Therapeutics, Ltd. (NYSEMKT:IMUC) in last trading activity moved down -2.31% to close at $0.50. Company weekly performance is -10.70% while its quarterly performance stands at -25.36%. ImmunoCellular Therapeutics, Ltd. (NYSEMKT:IMUC) is -65.51% away from its 52 week high. On 19 March, ImmunoCellular Therapeutics, Ltd. (NYSEMKT:IMUC) said that, PharmaCell B.V. finalized an agreement with ImmunoCellular Therapeutics Ltd. to support its pivotal phase III clinical trial in Europe with ICT-107. ICT 107 is a dendritic cell-based vaccine developed for glioblastoma multiforme, one of the commonest and deadliest forms of brain cancer.

Momentum Stocks: Eldorado Gold Corporation (NYSE:EGO), The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW), Dipexium Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:DPRX), ForceField Energy Inc. (NASDAQ:FNRG), Solazyme (NASDAQ:SZYM)

On Monday shares of Eldorado Gold Corporation (NYSE:EGO) closed at $4.76. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 24.40% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 39.10%. Investment analysts at RBC Capital decreased their price target on shares of Eldorado Gold Corp (NYSE:EGO)from $7.50 to $6.50 in a note issued to investors on Thursday. The firm currently has an “outperform” rating on the stock.

On Monday shares of The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW) closed at $47.03. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 5.30% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 11.84%. For the fourth time, Dow Electronic Materials, a business unit of The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW) , has received a New Product Introduction (NPI) Award from Printed Circuit Design and Fab (PCD&F) Magazine for its MICROFILLTM platform, this time with MICROFILLTM LVF 4 Acid Copper. As the Internet of Things advances, speedy and stable signal transmission across wireless networks is critical.

On last trading day Dipexium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:DPRX) moved up 2.53% to close at $12.97. Its volatility for the week is 4.51% while volatility for the month is 5.67%. Dipexium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:DPRX) monthly performance is 3.76%. Dipexium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:DPRX) announced that David P. Luci, President and Chief Executive Officer, will present a corporate overview at the Jefferies 2015 Antibiotic Summit on Wednesday, March 18, 2015, at 9:20 a.m. Eastern Time. The meeting will be held at Jefferies offices in New York City.

ForceField Energy Inc. (NASDAQ:FNRG) has 0.30% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 1.40%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $7.48. On March 5, ESCO Energy Services ForceField Energy Inc. (Nasdaq:FNRG) announced that its ESCO Energy Services (ESCO) subsidiary will be expanding its relationship withConstellation, a subsidiary of Exelon Corporation (NYSE:EXC), the nation’s leading competitive energy provider, in marketing Constellation’s Efficiency Made EasySM ( “EME”) campaign, an innovative program designed to assist clients in implementing energy efficiency projects without up-front capital outlay.

On last trading day Solazyme, Inc. (NASDAQ:SZYM) fell -8.25% to close at $2.78. Its volatility for the week is 14.06% while volatility for the month is 8.16%. SZYM’s sales growth for past 5 years was 45.70% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -54.90%. Solazyme, Inc. (NASDAQ:SZYM) monthly performance is 6.11%. Solazyme, Inc. (NASDAQ:SZYM) participated in the Morgan Stanley MLP/Diversified Natural Gas, Utilities & Clean Tech Conference on March 5, 2015.

Market Movers: Genetic Technologies Limited (NASDAQ:GENE), The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG), JA Solar Holdings (NASDAQ:JASO), Nokia (NYSE:NOK), Dipexium Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:DPRX)

On 17 February 2015, Genetic Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ: GENE), AU recorded a surge in share price over the last trading day of the past week. The share price appreciated as much as 50% during intraday trading on volume of nearly 40 million shares. On Friday shares of Genetic Technologies Limited (NASDAQ:GENE) closed at $6.46. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -16.60%.

On Feb. 12 2015, The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) announced a somewhat smaller deal with Constellation. The energy company will spend $200 million to build a biomass plant that will supply steam to a P&G plant in Albany, Georgia, that makes Charmin toilet paper and Bounty paper towels. The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) in last trading activity moved down -0.40% to close at $84.87. Company weekly performance is -1.35% while its quarterly performance stands at -2.82%. The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) is -8.96% away from its 52 week high.

A better-ranked stock in the same sector is JA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd. (NASDAQ:JASO) with a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy). On last trading day JA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd. (NASDAQ:JASO) moved down -0.35% to close at $8.63. Its volatility for the week is 2.95% while volatility for the month is 3.64%. JASO’s sales growth for past 5 years was 5.60% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -32.98%. JA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd. (NASDAQ:JASO) monthly performance is 12.08%.

Nokia Corporation (ADR) (NYSE:NOK) will showcase the possibilities of mobile connectivity with 5G. They will announce that they will be powering Internet of Things (IoT) with 5G technology at the Mobile World Congress. On Friday shares of Nokia Corporation (ADR) (NYSE:NOK) closed at $8.07. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -20.80% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 16.20%.

Dipexium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: DPRX), on 17 February 2015, announced successful completion and initial results of DPX-120, a Phase 1 skin sensitization trial of Locilex® (pexiganan cream 0.8%), the Company’s novel, broad-spectrum topical antibiotic peptide. On last trading day Dipexium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:DPRX) increased 3.34% to close at $13.63. Its volatility for the week is 6.85% while volatility for the month is 6.16%. Dipexium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:DPRX) monthly performance is 16.00%.

Ever Green Stocks: Inovio Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:INO), Dipexium Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:DPRX), Silver Spring Networks (NYSE:SSNI), Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA), QUALCOMM (NASDAQ:QCOM)

Inovio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:INO) announced that President and CEO, Dr. J. Joseph Kim, presented a corporate overview at the 22nd Annual EmeraldGroundhog Day Investment Forum on Thursday, February 5th at 2:45 PM ET. On Wednesday shares of Inovio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:INO) closed at $7.50. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 45.10%.

Dipexium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:DPRX) announced that David P. Luci, President & Chief Executive Officer, presented a corporate overview at the 17th Annual BIO CEO & Investor Conference in New York City, on Monday, February 9, 2015. Dipexium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:DPRX) in last trading activity increased 6.77% to close at $11.98. Company weekly performance is 7.16% while its quarterly performance stands at 7.44%. Dipexium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:DPRX) is -24.46% away from its 52 week high.

Silver Spring Networks Inc. (NYSE:SSNI) on Feb 09, reported fourth-quarter earnings of $501,000. On a per-share basis, the Redwood City, California-based company said it had net income of 1 cent. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, were 3 cents per share. On last trading day Silver Spring Networks, Inc. (NYSE:SSNI) increased 2.00% to close at $8.65. Its volatility for the week is 6.59% while volatility for the month is 4.33%. SSNI’s sales growth for past 5 years was 404.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 24.50%. Silver Spring Networks, Inc. (NYSE:SSNI) monthly performance is 21.32%.

Tesla Motors, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) reported a fourth-quarter net loss of $107.63 million or $0.86 per share, compared to a loss of $16.26 million or $0.12 per share, prior year. Adjusted net loss was $16.21 million or $0.13 per share, for the quarter. On Wednesday shares of Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) closed at $211.97. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 167.50%.

QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM), said it won’t follow new rules that lower the fees companies such as Apple Inc. must pay to use Wi-Fi in their devices. The company is reconsidering its participation in the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, which sets the industry standard for Wi-Fi, after the group changed its patent policy Feb. 8, according to an e-mailed statement Wednesday. QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM) in last trading activity moved up 0.38% to close at $70.53. Company weekly performance is 5.32% while its quarterly performance stands at 2.27%. QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM) is -12.98% away from its 52 week high.

Why These Are Hot: Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (NYSE:CLF), Bank of America (NYSE:BAC), Navigators Group Inc. (NASDAQ:NAVG), Travelzoo (NASDAQ:TZOO), Dipexium Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:DPRX)

Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (NYSE:CLF) is shedding its Canadian operations, selling U.S. coal mines and looking to get out of iron mining in Australia. On Thursday shares of Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (NYSE:CLF) closed at $8.72. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 9.50% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 5.00%.

Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) reported Q4 EPS of $0.25, which may not compare with the analyst estimate of $0.32. Revenue for the quarter came in at $19.58 billion versus the consensus estimate of $21.33 billion. EPS includes about 7 cents of negative charges. Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) in last trading activity decreased -5.24% to close at $15.20. Company weekly performance is -12.09% while its quarterly performance stands at -3.25%. Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) is -16.53% away from its 52 week high.

On Jan 9, Zacks Investment Research upgraded Navigators Group Inc. (NASDAQ:NAVG) by a notchto a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) from a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy). On last trading day Navigators Group Inc. (NASDAQ:NAVG) decreased -1.18% to close at $68.39. Its volatility for the week is 2.73% while volatility for the month is 2.16%. 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 -3.29%.

Travelzoo Asia Pacific, a licensee of Travelzoo Inc. (NASDAQ:TZOO), a global Internet media company, announced their annual member survey results that showed Japan remaining the top Mainland Chinese destination in 2015 for the second consecutive year. While 40 percent of participating Mainland Chinese members chose Japan, the United States, with 31 percent votes, was their second favourite destination. The new visa agreement between China and the United States is expected to heighten Mainland Chinese interest in U.S.-based holidays. Travelzoo Inc. (NASDAQ:TZOO) has 52.32% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 28.90%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $10.54.

Dipexium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: DPRX), a late stage pharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of Locilex® (pexiganan cream 0.8%), a novel, broad spectrum, topical antibiotic peptide, announced that David P. Luci, President & Chief Executive Officer, will be presenting at the Biotech Showcase™ 2015 Conference being held in San Francisco, California. On last trading day Dipexium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:DPRX) decreased -3.25% to close at $12.49. Its volatility for the week is 6.46% while volatility for the month is 5.70%. Dipexium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:DPRX) monthly performance is 9.18%.

Notable Moves: CEMEX, S.A.B. de C.V. (NYSE:CX), Atmel Corporation (NASDAQ:ATML), Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY), zulily (NASDAQ:ZU), Dipexium Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:DPRX)

CEMEX, S.A.B. de C.V. (NYSE:CX) released that it has closed the series of transactions with Holcim, originally released on August 28, 2013 as well as supplemented on October 30, 2014. CEMEX purchased all of Holcim’s assets in the Czech Republic and divested its assets in the western division of Germany to Holcim. On Friday shares of CEMEX, S.A.B. de C.V. (NYSE:CX) closed at $10.23. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -2.80% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 2.40%.

Leading microcontroller and touch technology solutions provider, Atmel Corporation (NASDAQ:ATML ), recently commenced the sampling procedure of its next generation maXStylus mXTS220 to various global customers. Atmel Corporation (NASDAQ:ATML) in last trading activity moved up 1.32% to close at $8.46. Company weekly performance is 0.83% while its quarterly performance stands at 13.25%. Atmel Corporation (NASDAQ:ATML) is -13.32% away from its 52 week high.

Bristol-Myers Squibb Co (NYSE:BMY) announced that the Phase-III trial of its experimental lung-cancer treatment Opdivo has been terminated earlier-than-anticipated. The termination came after an independent monitoring committee concluded that the said drug had superior efficacy results, as compared to docetaxel, a chemotherapy drug used for treating lung cancer patients. Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY) in last trading activity fell -0.66% to close at $60.32. Company weekly performance is 1.36% while its quarterly performance stands at 22.63%. Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY) is -1.73% away from its 52 week high.

Stock analysts at Stifel Nicolaus initiated coverage on shares of Zulily (NASDAQ:ZU) in a report issued on Friday. The firm set a “buy” rating on the stock. On last trading day zulily, Inc. (NASDAQ:ZU) advanced 0.72% to close at $22.27. Its volatility for the week is 6.43% while volatility for the month is 4.99%. ZU’s EPS growth for past 5 years was 0.00%. zulily, Inc. (NASDAQ:ZU) monthly performance is -15.87%.

Dipexium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: DPRX), a late stage pharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of Locilex® (pexiganan cream 0.8%), a novel, broad spectrum, topical antibiotic peptide, on 7 January 2015 announced that David P. Luci, President & Chief Executive Officer, will be presenting at the Biotech Showcase™ 2015 Conference being held in San Francisco, California. On last trading day Dipexium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:DPRX) fell -3.35% to close at $13.00. Its volatility for the week is 9.23% while volatility for the month is 5.66%. DPRX’s EPS growth for past 5 years was 0.00%. Dipexium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:DPRX) monthly performance is 22.18%.

Top Stocks: Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE:NEM), TriQuint Semiconductor (NASDAQ:TQNT), Comerica Incorporated (NYSE:CMA), Tecnoglass Inc. (NASDAQ:TGLS), Dipexium Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:DPRX)

Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE:NEM) has been given a “BBB” credit rating by analysts at Morningstar. The research firm’s “BBB” rating suggests that the company is a moderate default risk. They also gave their stock a four star rating.Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE:NEM) in last trading activity moved down -1.87% to close at $18.90. Company weekly performance is 4.77% while its quarterly performance stands at -17.75%. Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE:NEM) is -30.87% away from its 52 week high.

RF Micro Devices Inc. and TriQuint Semiconductor Inc. (NASDAQ:TQNT) said Wednesday they requested that The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC suspend trading and delist RFMD and TQNT common stock in connection with the companies’ previously announced merger of equals expected to close Jan. 1. On last trading day TriQuint Semiconductor, Inc. (NASDAQ:TQNT) moved down -2.70% to close at $27.55. Its volatility for the week is 3.02% while volatility for the month is 3.65%. TQNT’s sales growth for past 5 years was 9.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -19.10%. TriQuint Semiconductor, Inc. (NASDAQ:TQNT) monthly performance is 15.37%.

Comerica Incorporated (NYSE:CMA) declared a quarterly dividend, which is scheduled for Thursday, January 1st. Investors of record on Monday, December 15th will be given a dividend of $0.20 per share. Comerica Incorporated (NYSE:CMA) has 0.30% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 86.00%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $46.84.

On December 12, 2014, Tecnoglass Inc. (NASDAQ:TGLS), together with one of its wholly-owned, entered into an asset purchase agreement with a third party (the “Seller”) pursuant to which the Company issued to the Seller an aggregate of 388,199 ordinary shares of the Company, par value $0.0001 per share (“Ordinary Shares”), which amount was obtained by dividing the $4,000,000 purchase price for the assets being purchased by $10.304 (representing the 20-day trailing volume-weighted average price of an Ordinary Share on the Nasdaq Stock Market ending on the day prior to the date of the agreement). On Wednesday shares of Tecnoglass Inc. (NASDAQ:TGLS) closed at $10.15.

On last trading day Dipexium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:DPRX) moved down -0.57% to close at $11.39. Its volatility for the week is 3.31% while volatility for the month is 4.17%. Dipexium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:DPRX) monthly performance is 9.89%.

Keep Eyes on: Transocean Partners LLC (NYSE:RIGP), First Solar (NASDAQ:FSLR), Associated Estates Realty Corporation (NYSE:AEC), GTT Communications (NYSE:GTT), Dipexium Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:DPRX)

Transocean Partners Llc (NYSE:RIGP) announced the schedule for the payment of the company’s initial quarterly distribution. The distribution is 22.46c per unit, or approximately $15.5M based upon the number of currently outstanding units. Transocean Partners LLC (NYSE:RIGP) in last trading activity increased 5.97% to close at $15.44. Company weekly performance is -14.03% while its quarterly performance stands at -39.81%. Transocean Partners LLC (NYSE:RIGP) is -46.95% away from its 52 week high.

First Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November 6th. The company reported $0.87 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.64 by $0.23. The company had revenue of $889.00 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.05 billion. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $2.28 earnings per share. The company’s revenue for the quarter was down 29.7% on a year-over-year basis. On average, analysts predict that First Solar will post $2.71 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. On last trading day First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR) decreased -1.82% to close at $40.90. Its volatility for the week is 3.93% while volatility for the month is 3.64%. FSLR’s sales growth for past 5 years was 21.60% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -2.70%. First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR) monthly performance is -15.65%.

AERC Cypress Shores, an affiliate of Richmond Heights, Ohio-based Associated Estates Realty Corporation (NYSE:AEC), sold the apartments and land at 1901 Lyons Road to Northland Cypress Shores, an affiliate of Newton, Mass.-based Northland Investment Corp. Walker Dunlop provided a $35.4 million mortgage for the deal. On last trading day Associated Estates Realty Corporation (NYSE:AEC) remains unchanged to close at $22.59. Its volatility for the week is 2.40% while volatility for the month is 2.40%. AEC’s sales growth for past 5 years was 7.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 16.20%. Associated Estates Realty Corporation (NYSE:AEC) monthly performance is 14.90%.

GTT Communications Inc (NYSE:GTT) reported that the pricing of a public offering of 3.5M shares of common stock at a buy price of $12.75 a share. The net proceeds to the firm from the proposing are anticipated to be around $41.6M, after deducting underwriting discounts and other anticipated offering expenses payable by GTT. GTT Communications, Inc. (NYSE:GTT) has 8.00% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 40.60%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $12.88.

Mark Kingdon’s Kingdon Capital recently disclosed an increase in its exposure to Dipexium Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:DPRX). On Tuesday shares of Dipexium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:DPRX) closed at $11.36. Company’s EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 40.00%.