Top Wall Street Stories: Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE:BSX), Kite Pharma (NASDAQ:KITE), Xcerra Corporation (NASDAQ:XCRA), Gulfmark Offshore (NYSE:GLF), Dynamic Materials (NASDAQ:BOOM)

On Monday shares of Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE:BSX) closed at $18.06. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -2.10% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 10.88%. On May 12, Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE:BSX) completed a public offering of $1.85 billion aggregate principal amount of its senior notes under the company’s shelf registration statement. The public offering consists of $600 million of 2.850% notes due May 15, 2020, $500 million of 3.375% notes due May 15, 2022, and $750 million of 3.850% notes due May 15, 2025.

Kite Pharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:KITE) in last trading activity decreased -7.26% to close at $46.39. Company weekly performance is -16.79% while its quarterly performance stands at -25.04%. Kite Pharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:KITE) is -48.00% away from its 52 week high. Canaccord Genuity set a $90.00 price target on Kite Pharma (NASDAQ:KITE) in a research note issued to investors on Monday. The firm currently has a a buy rating on the stock.

On last trading day Xcerra Corporation (NASDAQ:XCRA) increased 1.22% to close at $9.99. Its volatility for the week is 2.52% while volatility for the month is 3.55%. XCRA’s sales growth for past 5 years was 19.20% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 14.90%. Xcerra Corporation (NASDAQ:XCRA) monthly performance is 4.50%. Xcerra Corporation (NASDAQ:XCRA), announced that it presented at the 16th Annual B. Riley & Co. Investor Conference in California, on May 13, 2015 at 11:30 a.m. PDT.

Gulfmark Offshore, Inc. (NYSE:GLF) has 0.30% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 91.40%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $14.50.

On last trading day Dynamic Materials Corp. (NASDAQ:BOOM) decreased -0.55% to close at $12.63. Its volatility for the week is 2.99% while volatility for the month is 3.24%. BOOM’s sales growth for past 5 years was 4.20% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -26.70%. Dynamic Materials Corp. (NASDAQ:BOOM) monthly performance is -3.88%. May 13, 2015) – Dynamic Materials Corporation (NASDAQ:BOOM) published letters to its stockholders from Chief Executive Officer Kevin Longe and Chairman Gerard Munera. The letters, which address the Company’s ongoing operational activities, strategic initiatives and corporate governance objectives, and can be found on the Investors page of the Company’s website, located at www.dmcglobal.com.

Stocks to Watch: Bristow Group (NYSE:BRS), Kite Pharma (NASDAQ:KITE), Cempra (NASDAQ:CEMP), Goodrich Petroleum Corp. (NYSE:GDP), Tangoe (NASDAQ:TNGO)

On Friday shares of Bristow Group, Inc. (NYSE:BRS) closed at $60.87. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 8.00% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 15.00%. On May 15, Bristow Group, Inc. (NYSE:BRS) announced that holders of its 3.00% Convertible Senior Notes due 2038 have the option to require it to repurchase on June 15, 2015 all or any part of such holder’s notes. The repurchase price will be $1,000 in cash plus any accrued and unpaid interest to, but excluding, the repurchase date, per $1,000 principal amount. The interest will be paid on the regular interest payment date to the holder of record as of the record date.
Kite Pharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:KITE) in last trading activity moved down -4.29% to close at $50.02. Company weekly performance is -11.15% while its quarterly performance stands at -20.08%. Kite Pharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:KITE) is -43.93% away from its 52 week high. Kite Pharma Inc (NASDAQ:KITE) on Friday reported first-quarter net loss of $15 million or $0.36 per share compared with a loss of $3.7 million or $0.66 per share last year.

Cempra, Inc. (NASDAQ:CEMP) in last trading activity decreased -2.37% to close at $34.14. Company weekly performance is 0.38% while its quarterly performance stands at 23.34%. Cempra, Inc. (NASDAQ:CEMP) is -17.99% away from its 52 week high. On May 12, Cempra, Inc. (NASDAQ:CEMP), announced it will be participating in the American Thoracic Society (ATS) International Conference 2015, May 15-20, and the Community Acquired Pneumonia Organization (CAPO) Symposium on May 20-21. Both meetings are being held in Denver.

Goodrich Petroleum Corp. (NYSE:GDP) has 11.10% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 46.00%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $3.51. On May 11, Goodrich Petroleum Corp. (NYSE:GDP) announced the retirement of its Chairman of the Board of Directors Patrick E. Malloy, III (72 years old) due to health reasons. Mr. Malloy had served on the Board since 2000 and as Chairman since 2003. The retirement is effective today and the Company will designate a new Chairman at its next Board meeting.

On last trading day Tangoe, Inc. (NASDAQ:TNGO) decreased -1.33% to close at $13.36. Its volatility for the week is 3.00% while volatility for the month is 3.58%. TNGO’s sales growth for past 5 years was 30.60% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 18.60%. Tangoe, Inc. (NASDAQ:TNGO) monthly performance is -6.70%. On May 07, Tangoe, Inc. (NASDAQ:TNGO), announced that it has signed a definitive asset purchase agreement to acquire IBM’s Emptoris Rivermine Telecom Expense Management business. The transaction is expected to close on May 31, 2015.

News Buzz: Sientra (NASDAQ:SIEN), Kite Pharma (NASDAQ:KITE), Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM), International Business Machines (NYSE:IBM), Vodafone Group Plc (ADR) (NASDAQ:VOD)

On Friday shares of Sientra, Inc. (NASDAQ:SIEN) closed at $19.84. Company’s EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 20.00%. On May 13, Sientra, Inc. (Nasdaq:SIEN), announced its financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2015. Total net sales for the quarter ended March 31, 2015 were $12.4 million, an increase of $2.2 million or 21.6% compared to total net sales of $10.2 million for the same period in 2014.

Kite Pharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:KITE) in last trading activity moved down -4.29% to close at $50.02. Company weekly performance is -11.15% while its quarterly performance stands at -20.08%. Kite Pharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:KITE) is -43.93% away from its 52 week high. On May 15, Kite Pharma Inc. (NASDAQ:KITE) reported a first quarter adjusted loss of $0.20 per share. Analysts expected a profit of $0.12 per share.

On last trading day Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) increased 0.44% to close at $87.35. Its volatility for the week is 1.36% while volatility for the month is 1.36%. XOM’s sales growth for past 5 years was 5.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 13.80%. Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) monthly performance is 0.39%. On May 15, it was reported that, Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) has discovered oil off the coast of Guyana, the company and the South American nation’s government said, potentially inflaming a long-running territorial dispute with neighboring Venezuela. The discovery is located in the Stabroek Block off a border region that is claimed by Venezuela in a territorial controversy dating back more than a century, even though the area functions in practice as Guyanese territory.

On Friday shares of International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) closed at $173.26. 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 announced new servers, and storage software and solutions that it said would help more clients create hybrid cloud computing environments. Businesses are increasingly adopting hybrid cloud environments to integrate existing technology investments (systems of record) with new workloads in the cloud (systems of engagement), driven by mobile, big data and social computing, IBM said in a statement.

Vodafone Group Plc (ADR) (NASDAQ:VOD) in last trading activity increased 0.30% to close at $37.04. Company weekly performance is 3.32% while its quarterly performance stands at 3.32%. Vodafone Group Plc (ADR) (NASDAQ:VOD) is -0.30% away from its 52 week high. Nomura reaffirmed their reduce rating on shares of Vodafone Group Plc (ADR) (NASDAQ:VOD) in a report issued on Monday.

Top Wall Street Stories: Kite Pharma (NASDAQ:KITE), Neptune Technologies & Bioressources (NASDAQ:NEPT), Koninklijke Philips (NYSE:PHG), Golden Enterprises (NASDAQ:GLDC), Gogo Inc. (NASDAQ:GOGO)

On Monday shares of Kite Pharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:KITE) closed at $54.28. Announced May 01, that Kite Pharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:KITE) Chief Executive Officer Arie Belldegrun may have cut his personal tax bill in half last year by exercising stock options. The cancer drugmaker allowed Belldegrun to “early exercise” 2.18 million options at $1.35 in April 2014, two months ahead of the company’s initial public offering, when the shares sold at $17, according to its latest proxy statement.

Neptune Technologies & Bioressources, Inc. (NASDAQ:NEPT) in last trading activity fell -6.21% to close at $1.51. Company weekly performance is -14.20% while its quarterly performance stands at -14.20%. Neptune Technologies & Bioressources, Inc. (NASDAQ:NEPT) is -47.57% away from its 52 week high. On April 29, Neptune Technologies & Bioressources Inc. (NASDAQ:NEPT) provided a business update. Based on preliminary, unaudited financial results for the fourth quarter ended February 28, 2015, Neptune expects revenues to be approximately $4.0 million.

On last trading day Koninklijke Philips N.V (NYSE:PHG) fell -1.08% to close at $28.46. Its volatility for the week is 1.04% while volatility for the month is 1.12%. PHG’s sales growth for past 5 years was 1.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -13.60%. Koninklijke Philips N.V (NYSE:PHG) monthly performance is -2.87%. Royal Philips (NYSE:PHG), announced it will showcase the latest innovations in connected lighting systems, including Power-over-Ethernet (PoE) luminaires, app-based controls and cloud-based technologies at LIGHTFAIR International 2015. On display at the Philips booth #1207 will be luminous carpets and ceilings, as well as unique lighting systems, such as HealWell for hospital environments, new applications that allow remote management of lighting technologies, to demonstrate how Philips continues to deliver value beyond illumination to meet the unique goals of businesses, organizations and individuals.

Golden Enterprises Inc. (NASDAQ:GLDC) has 61.26% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 11.20%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $4.07.

On last trading day Gogo Inc. (NASDAQ:GOGO) increased 1.05% to close at $21.26. Its volatility for the week is 3.84% while volatility for the month is 3.40%. GOGO’s sales growth for past 5 years was 61.80% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 45.70%. Gogo Inc. (NASDAQ:GOGO) monthly performance is 11.54%. On April 27, Gogo (NASDAQ: GOGO), announced that it will participate in the J.P. Morgan Global Technology, Media & Telecom Conference in Boston on Tuesday, May 19, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. EST. Norman Smagley, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, is expected to present.

Today’s Stocks: Epiq Systems (NASDAQ:EPIQ), Kite Pharma (NASDAQ:KITE), RCM Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:RCMT), WP GLIMCHER Inc. (NYSE:WPG), Inventergy Global (NASDAQ:INVT)

On Wednesday shares of Epiq Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:EPIQ) closed at $18.15. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 14.70% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 10.00%. Epiq Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:EPIQ), announced that it has been appointed as the first Platinum partner for Intelligent Voice®, the leading audio transcription and review platform.

Kite Pharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:KITE) in last trading activity decreased -0.15% to close at $55.01. Company weekly performance is -4.43% while its quarterly performance stands at -23.27%. Kite Pharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:KITE) is -38.34% away from its 52 week high. On April 21, Kite Pharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:KITE) announced that Owen Witte, M.D., director of the Eli & Edythe Broad Center of Regenerative Medicine & Stem Cell Research at UCLA, is being honored at this year’s AACR conference as he receives the prestigious G.H.A. Clowes Memorial Award.

On last trading day RCM Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:RCMT) advanced 1.19% to close at $6.21. Its volatility for the week is 2.14% while volatility for the month is 3.29%. RCMT’s sales growth for past 5 years was 2.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -2.10%. RCM Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:RCMT) monthly performance is -9.83%.

WP GLIMCHER Inc. (NYSE:WPG) has 0.60% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 88.40%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $15.21. WP Glimcher (NYSE: WPG) announced that the Company will hold a conference call on Thursday, May 7, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. (ET) to discuss the Company’s financial and operating results for first quarter 2015 as well as earnings guidance and outlook for 2015.

On last trading day Inventergy Global, Inc. (NASDAQ:INVT) decreased -2.35% to close at $0.33. Its volatility for the week is 8.66% while volatility for the month is 11.83%. INVT’s sales growth for past 5 years was -41.90% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -35.70%. Inventergy Global, Inc. (NASDAQ:INVT) monthly performance is -51.88%. Intellectual property licensing company Inventergy Global, Inc. (NASDAQ: INVT) has strengthened its presence in the global telecommunications industry with its newly-issued patent, US Patent Number 9,015,546 (4/21/2015), adding to the patented inventions granted to the Company since acquiring substantial telecommunications portfolios from Nokia, Panasonic and Huawei.

Traders Are Watching: Lloyds Banking Group plc (NYSE:LYG), Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX), SCYNEXIS (NASDAQ:SCYX), Kite Pharma (NASDAQ:KITE), Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL)

On Monday shares of Lloyds Banking Group plc (NYSE:LYG) closed at $4.65. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -7.40% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 3.90%. Lloyds Banking Group plc (NYSE:LYG)‘s stock had its “market perform” rating restated by equities research analysts at Sanford C. Bernstein in a research note issued to investors on Monday. They currently have a GBX 83 ($1.21) target price on the stock. Sanford C. Bernstein’s price target would suggest a potential upside of 4.67% from the company’s current price.

Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX) in last trading activity moved up 0.69% to close at $48.50. Company weekly performance is 2.62% while its quarterly performance stands at 22.01%. Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX) is -2.22% away from its 52 week high. Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX) said that, Mayor John Tory announced a partnership with Starbucks Canada to put more young people in Toronto to work.

On last trading day SCYNEXIS, Inc. (NASDAQ:SCYX) moved down -6.37% to close at $8.53. Its volatility for the week is 3.19% while volatility for the month is 6.94%. SCYNEXIS, Inc. (NASDAQ:SCYX) monthly performance is -14.53%. On 10 April, SCYNEXIS, Inc. (NASDAQ:SCYX) said that, it may offload its contract research and development services business, either by sale or shutdown.

On Monday shares of Kite Pharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:KITE) closed at $60.80. Kite Pharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:KITE) announced that Arie Belldegrun, M.D., FACS, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, will present a company overview at the 2015 Jefferies Immuno-Oncology Summit in Boston. The presentation will take place on Wednesday, April 15, 2015, at 8:10 a.m. EDT.

Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) in last trading activity decreased -0.99% to close at $43.08. Company weekly performance is 0.28% while its quarterly performance stands at -0.37%. Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) is -7.19% away from its 52 week high. On 8 April, Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) announced six new Oracle Retail cloud services that provide retailers with rapid access to enterprise-grade applications for managing critical e-commerce, customer engagement, order management, order fulfillment, loss prevention, and brand compliance operations.

Morning Watch List: Kite Pharma (NASDAQ:KITE), Avalanche Biotechnologies (NASDAQ:AAVL), Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL), Cisco Systems (NASDAQ:CSCO), Dominion Diamond Corporation (NYSE:DDC)

On Friday shares of Kite Pharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:KITE) closed at $58.34. Kite Pharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:KITE) announced that Arie Belldegrun, M.D., FACS, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, will present a company overview at the 2015 Jefferies Immuno-Oncology Summit in Boston. The presentation will take place on Wednesday, April 15, 2015, at 8:10 a.m. EDT.

Avalanche Biotechnologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:AAVL) in last trading activity advanced 3.22% to close at $40.69. Company weekly performance is 7.08% while its quarterly performance stands at -31.23%. Avalanche Biotechnologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:AAVL) is -34.88% away from its 52 week high. Vetr downgraded shares of Avalanche Biotechnologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:AAVL) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note released on Thursday morning. They currently have $42.60 target price on the stock.

On Friday shares of Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) closed at $43.51. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 10.50% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 7.74%. On 8 April, Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) announced six new Oracle Retail cloud services that provide retailers with rapid access to enterprise-grade applications for managing critical e-commerce, customer engagement, order management, order fulfillment, loss prevention, and brand compliance operations.

Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) in last trading activity moved up 1.48% to close at $28.04. Company weekly performance is 3.35% while its quarterly performance stands at 2.71%. Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) is -6.78% away from its 52 week high. On 10 April, Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) and service provider Level 3 have teamed up take down netblocks linked to brute-force hack kingpins SSHPsychos, severely degrading (but not destroying) the group’s potential to hack servers in the process.

Dominion Diamond Corporation (NYSE:DDC) has 24.13% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 66.80%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $17.77. Dominion Diamond Corporation (NYSE:DDC) declared a dividend of 40 cents per share to be paid in full on May 21, 2015 to shareholders of record at the close of business on April 30, 2015.

Today’s Hot List: Kite Pharma (NASDAQ:KITE), Cadence Design Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:CDNS), Healthways Inc. (NASDAQ:HWAY), Harvest Capital Credit Corporat (NASDAQ:HCAP), Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERIC)

On Thursday shares of Kite Pharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:KITE) closed at $58.12. Credit Suisse Group AG set a $79.00 target price on Kite Pharma Inc (NASDAQ:KITE) in a report issued on Friday. The firm currently has a buy rating on the stock.

Cadence Design Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:CDNS) in last trading activity decreased -0.26% to close at $19.02. Company weekly performance is 3.43% while its quarterly performance stands at 3.26%. Cadence Design Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:CDNS) is -2.66% away from its 52 week high. Cadence Design Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:CDNS) has announced that its digital and custom/analog tools have achieved certification from TSMC for its most-current version of 10nm FinFET Design Rule Manual (DRM) and SPICE models. The Cadence custom/analog and digital implementation and signoff tools have been certified by TSMC on high-performance reference designs in order to provide customers with the fastest path to design closure on the 10nm FinFET process.

On last trading day Healthways Inc. (NASDAQ:HWAY) advanced 3.48% to close at $19.61. Its volatility for the week is 4.48% while volatility for the month is 3.42%. HWAY’s sales growth for past 5 years was 0.70% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -20.40%. Healthways Inc. (NASDAQ:HWAY) monthly performance is -9.88%. On April 1, it was reported that, Healthways, Inc. (NASDAQ:HWAY) completed the previously apprised process for evaluating strategic alternatives to increase shareholders’ value. The board mulled over a variety of options, including an outright sale. However, at the end, management decided that the company will remain independent and public.

Harvest Capital Credit Corporat (NASDAQ:HCAP) has 11.20% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 13.70%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $13.56. Harvest Capital Credit Corporat (NASDAQ:HCAP) cash dividend payment of $0.38402778 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 16, 2015. Shareholders who purchased HCAPL prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.

On Thursday shares of Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERIC) closed at $12.89. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 2.00% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 8.25%. Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERIC) has completed the acquisition of TimelessMind, a Canada-based consulting and systems integration company specialising in operations and business support (OSS/BSS). The closing follows the announcement on 20 February, 2015, that Ericsson entered into an agreement to acquire the assets of TimelessMIND.

Active Watch List: Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC), Kite Pharma (NASDAQ:KITE), Merck & Co. Inc. (NYSE:MRK), Biogen (NASDAQ:BIIB), Ford Motor (NYSE:F)

On Tuesday shares of Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC) closed at $54.02. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -3.30% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 9.70%. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reissued their hold rating on shares of Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC) in a research report sent to investors on Wednesday morning. The firm currently has a $53.50 price target on the stock, up from their previous price target of $53.00.

Kite Pharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:KITE) in last trading activity fell -0.34% to close at $55.59. Company weekly performance is -7.32% while its quarterly performance stands at -20.30%. Kite Pharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:KITE) is -37.69% away from its 52 week high. On 6 April, Kite Pharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:KITE) announced articles being published in the current issue of Science, one article by the Company’s Cooperative Research and Development Agreement (CRADA) collaborators at the National Cancer Institute (NCI) and the second article by the Netherlands Cancer Institute (NKI).

Merck & Co. Inc. (NYSE:MRK) in last trading activity increased 0.44% to close at $57.43. Company weekly performance is -1.56% while its quarterly performance stands at -0.24%. Merck & Co. Inc. (NYSE:MRK) is -9.00% away from its 52 week high. On 1 April, Merck & Co. Inc. (NYSE:MRK) said that, it has reached an agreement to test Keytruda alongside Syndax’s histone deacetylase (HDAC) inhibitor entinostat in phase Ib/II trials in melanoma and non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC), with a view to progressing quickly to full-blown phase III studies.

On last trading day Biogen Inc. (NASDAQ:BIIB) increased 1.13% to close at $418.09. Its volatility for the week is 2.70% while volatility for the month is 2.65%. BIIB’s sales growth for past 5 years was 17.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 29.90%. Biogen Inc. (NASDAQ:BIIB) monthly performance is 0.11%. Biogen Inc. (NASDAQ:BIIB) announced it will report first quarter 2015 financial results on Friday, April 24, 2015, before the financial markets open.

Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) has 0.10% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 59.00%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $15.90. On 2 April, Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) said that, its joint venture with Chongqing Changan Automobile Co Ltd will takeover and upgrade a factory in northeast China in a 6.6 billion yuan($1.1 billion) deal.

Shining on Major News: China Eastern Airlines Corp. (NYSE:CEA), Nektar Therapeutics (NASDAQ:NKTR), Kite Pharma (NASDAQ:KITE), The Dow Chemical (NYSE:DOW), Google (NASDAQ:GOOG)

On Friday shares of China Eastern Airlines Corp. Ltd. (NYSE:CEA) closed at $28.84. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 16.50%. China Eastern Airlines Corp. Ltd. (NYSE:CEA) posted a 45% increase in 2014 profit, as strong growth in air traffic and lower fuel prices more than offset foreign exchange losses. The Shanghai-based carrier said on Friday that net profit last year was 3.42 billion Chinese yuan ($551 million), according to Chinese accounting standards, up from CNY2.36 billion the previous year. The result was in line with a January estimate of CNY3.33 billion to CNY3.80 billion in net profit.

Nektar Therapeutics (NASDAQ:NKTR) in last trading activity advanced 1.65% to close at $11.09. Company weekly performance is -7.74% while its quarterly performance stands at -26.17%. Nektar Therapeutics (NASDAQ:NKTR) is -36.74% away from its 52 week high. Nektar Therapeutics (NASDAQ:NKTR) on March 19, 2015, declared that partner AstraZeneca released a co-commercialisation agreement with Daiichi Sankyo, Inc. for MOVANTIK™ (naloxegol) in the US, in line with the Company’s strategy of delivering value through its own development and commercial capabilities as well as through external collaboration.

On last trading day Kite Pharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:KITE) advanced 3.52% to close at $59.78. Its volatility for the week is 8.81% while volatility for the month is 6.77%. Kite Pharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:KITE) monthly performance is -11.42%. Kite Pharma Inc. (NASDAQ:KITE) on 19 March 2015, reported a loss of $13 million in its fourth quarter. On a per-share basis, the Santa Monica, California-based company said it had a loss of 33 cents. Losses, adjusted for stock option expense, were 19 cents per share.

On last trading day The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW) advanced 1.92% to close at $47.76. Its volatility for the week is 1.64% while volatility for the month is 1.82%. 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 -3.03%. The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW) on Friday announced it would split off a huge chunk of its chlorine division and merge it with Olin Corp. in a deal estimated to be $5 billion.

Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) has 0.19% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 31.90%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $548.34. Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) is joining forces with Johnson & Johnson to develop a robotic-assisted surgical program, moving into a growing field of medicine as the search-engine giant expands its health-care investments. The companies will explore ways to add advanced imaging and sensors to surgical tools, helping doctors during operations.