Market Movers: Urban Outfitters Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN), Clean Diesel Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:CDTI), BlackBerry Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY), The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW), UFP Technologies (NASDAQ:UFPT)

On Monday shares of Urban Outfitters Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN) closed at $40.72. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 11.40% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 15.48%. Urban Outfitters officials have reported first quarter earnings for fiscal year 2015, revealing lower-than-expected results. Shares of the company’s stock dropped up to 11 percent following news of the results, Business Insider reports. Urban Outfitter’s total sales (approximately $739 million) fell below analyst estimates (approximately $758 million).

Clean Diesel Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:CDTI) in last trading activity fell -4.57% to close at $2.09. Company weekly performance is -0.48% while its quarterly performance stands at -5.43%. Clean Diesel Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:CDTI) is -47.36% away from its 52 week high. Clean Diesel Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:CDTI) has signed an agreement with a national private label for distribution of CDTi’s DuraFit diesel particulate filters (DPFs), as well as secured a major fleet customer for the DPFs.

BlackBerry Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY) in last trading activity moved down -1.02% to close at $10.23. Company weekly performance is -2.25% while its quarterly performance stands at -1.30%. BlackBerry Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY) is -19.04% away from its 52 week high. In a report published Thursday, Cowen and Company analysts maintained a Market Perform rating on BlackBerry Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY), while raising the price target from $10 to $11 after investor meetings with company CFO James Yersh. Blackberry’s ongoing transition from being a hardware-centric OEM to an organization that is software-centric, cross platform enterprise mobility and security player is expected to prove fruitful over the long-term.

On last trading day The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW) moved down -0.99% to close at $51.00. Its volatility for the week is 1.24% while volatility for the month is 1.54%. 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 2.70%. Dow Microbial Control, a business unit of the Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW), has joined the bluesign textile sustainability programme. Chemical manufacturers who are partners in the bluesign system, which also includes textile manufacturers and brands, agree to improve performance in five areas of their production processes: air emissions, consumer safety, occupational health and safety, resource productivity and water emissions.

On last trading day UFP Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:UFPT) increased 1.32% to close at $19.91. Its volatility for the week is 1.84% while volatility for the month is 2.00%. 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 -5.91%. Zacks reiterated its strong sell rating on shares of UFP Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:UFPT).

Worth Watching Stocks: BlackBerry Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY), EZchip Semiconductor (NASDAQ:EZCH), Cardica Inc. (NASDAQ:CRDC), iPass Inc. (NASDAQ:IPAS), UFP Technologies (NASDAQ:UFPT)

On Wednesday shares of BlackBerry Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY) closed at $10.26. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -25.90% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 54.20%. On May 07, BlackBerry Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY) and T-Mobile US, Inc, have announced a new partnership that will see them bring the BlackBerry Classic to the un-carrier’s data strong network and its approximately 57 million individual and business customers.

EZchip Semiconductor Ltd. (NASDAQ:EZCH) in last trading activity moved down -24.17% to close at $14.84. Company weekly performance is -23.98% while its quarterly performance stands at -30.65%. EZchip Semiconductor Ltd. (NASDAQ:EZCH) is -47.93% away from its 52 week high. EZchip Semiconductor (NASDAQ:EZCH) reported Q1 EPS of $0.24, $0.01 better than the analyst estimate of $0.23. Revenue for the quarter came in at $26.9 million versus the consensus estimate of $26.5 million.

On last trading day Cardica Inc. (NASDAQ:CRDC) moved up 8.39% to close at $0.42. Its volatility for the week is 11.24% while volatility for the month is 12.12%. CRDC’s sales growth for past 5 years was -18.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 21.70%. Cardica Inc. (NASDAQ:CRDC) monthly performance is -28.02%. On May 6, Cardica, Inc. (NASDAQ:CRDC) announced financial results for its fiscal third quarter ended March 31, 2015. Total product sales were approximately $0.5 million for the fiscal 2015 third quarter, compared to $0.9 million for the fiscal 2014 third quarter. Total net revenue was approximately $0.6 million for the fiscal 2015 third quarter, compared to $0.9 million for the fiscal 2014 third quarter.

iPass Inc. (NASDAQ:IPAS) has 4.50% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 41.40%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $1.11. On May 7, iPass Inc. (NASDAQ:IPAS), announced financial results for the first quarter 2015. Total revenue in the first quarter of 2015 was $16.6 million compared with $17.2 million in the fourth quarter of 2014 and $17.6 million in the first quarter of 2014.

On last trading day UFP Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:UFPT) moved up 0.87% to close at $19.73. Its volatility for the week is 1.71% while volatility for the month is 2.08%. 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 -6.76%. UFP Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:UFPT) on May 05, reported first-quarter net income of $1.7 million.

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.

Eye Catching Stocks: Host Hotels & Resorts (NYSE:HST), MGM Resorts International (NYSE:MGM), Cardica (NASDAQ:CRDC), Big 5 Sporting Goods (NASDAQ:BGFV), UFP Technologies (NASDAQ:UFPT)

On Tuesday shares of Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (NYSE:HST) closed at $20.00. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 5.30% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 6.70%. Equity Analysts at the SunTrust Robinson Humphrey downgrades the rating on Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (NYSE:HST). The brokerage firm has issued a Reduce rating on the shares. The shares were previously rated Neutral.

On Tuesday shares of MGM Resorts International (NYSE:MGM) closed at $21.11. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 10.90% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 10.00%. MGM Resorts International (NYSE:MGM) and entertainment company AEG say their 20,000-seat arena being built behind the New York-New York casino-hotel on the Las Vegas Strip will feature Coca-Cola beverages and Toshiba technology.

On last trading day Cardica Inc. (NASDAQ:CRDC) fell -3.28% to close at $0.59. Its volatility for the week is 8.14% while volatility for the month is 7.92%. CRDC’s sales growth for past 5 years was -18.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 21.70%. Cardica Inc. (NASDAQ:CRDC) monthly performance is 11.32%.

Big 5 Sporting Goods Corp. (NASDAQ:BGFV) has 1.20% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 71.70%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $13.04. On March 26, Big 5 Sporting Goods Corp. (NASDAQ:BGFV) provided additional information about nominations by stockholders of candidates for election to the Company’s Board of Directors at its 2015 Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the “Annual Meeting”).

On last trading day UFP Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:UFPT) fell -3.98% to close at $21.70. Its volatility for the week is 3.37% while volatility for the month is 3.44%. 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 -0.37%. UFP Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:UFPT) is planning to move its corporate headquarters from 172 E. Main St. to an industrial complex on Hale Street in Newburyport.

Stay on: Whiting Petroleum Corp. (NYSE:WLL), The Bank of New York Mellon (NYSE:BK), UFP Technologies (NASDAQ:UFPT), Acasti Pharma (NASDAQ:ACST), Vodafone Group (NASDAQ:VOD)

Whiting Petroleum Corp. (NYSE:WLL) has received buyout interest from Exxon Mobil Corp., Continental Resources Inc. and Hess Corp, Bloomberg TV reported Friday. The Wall Street Journal reported last week that Whiting is seeking a buyer after plummeting crude prices hurt the oil- and-gas producer’s results and its shares tumbled. On Friday shares of Whiting Petroleum Corp. (NYSE:WLL) closed at $40.00. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 26.90% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as -11.17%.

The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation (NYSE:BK)’s embattled CEO Gerald Hassell got a 23 percent bump in total compensation in 2014, taking home $11.7 million during a year in which bank management came under fire from Wall Street for not doing enough to boost revenue and cut costs. Hassell’s base compensation, disclosed in a regulatory filing late Friday, stayed the same at $1 million as in 2013, when he earned total compensation of $9.5 million. The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation (NYSE:BK) in last trading activity advanced 1.24% to close at $40.94. Company weekly performance is 4.23% while its quarterly performance stands at 0.86%. The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation (NYSE:BK) is -1.58% away from its 52 week high.

On March 4, Ufp Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:UFPT) reported a 53.48 percent plunge in profit for the quarter ended Dec. 31, 2014. The company has earned $1.57 million, or $0.22 a share in the quarter, compared with $3.38 million, or $0.47 a share for the same period last year. On last trading day UFP Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:UFPT) decreased -2.87% to close at $20.32. Its volatility for the week is 5.73% while volatility for the month is 3.69%. 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 -11.81%.

On March 2, Acasti Pharma Inc. (NASDAQ:ACST), announced that it has received full data for its Phase II double blind, placebo controlled (TRIFECTA) trial. Acasti Pharma Inc. (NASDAQ:ACST) in last trading activity company’s stock closed at $0.51.

Stifel Nicolaus reiterated their sell rating on shares ofVodafone Group Plc (ADR) (NASDAQ:VOD) in a research note released on Friday morning. They currently have a GBX 195 ($2.94) target price on the stock. On Friday shares of Vodafone Group Plc (ADR) (NASDAQ:VOD) closed at $32.37. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -1.30%.

Trader’s Alert: Frontier Communications Corporation (NASDAQ:FTR), Intellicheck Mobilisa (NYSEMKT:IDN), NRG Yield (NYSE:NYLD), The Goodyear Tire & Rubber (NASDAQ:GT), UFP Technologies (NASDAQ:UFPT)

Frontier Communications Corporation (NASDAQ:FTR) said Tuesday that Chief Executive Maggie Wilderotter —whose sister, Denise Morrison, is the current CEO of Campbell Soup Co. —will transition to an executive chairman role next month. On Tuesday shares of Frontier Communications Corporation (NASDAQ:FTR) closed at $7.95. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 17.60%.

On 23 February 2015, Intellicheck Mobilisa, Inc.(NYSE MKT:IDN) signed a contract with Helzberg Diamonds, a Berkshire Hathaway Company and one of the most respected retail and online jewelry stores, to implement ID Check® throughout their 230 U.S. retail locations. Intellicheck Mobilisa, Inc. (NYSEMKT:IDN) in last trading activity moved down -5.30% to close at $1.43. Company weekly performance is -12.27% while its quarterly performance stands at -59.26%. Intellicheck Mobilisa, Inc. (NYSEMKT:IDN) is -90.01% away from its 52 week high.

On 27 February 2015, NRG Yield, Inc. (NYSE:NYLD) agreed to spend about $41 million acquiring a fuel-cell project in Connecticut and majority stakes in two Colorado wind farms. On last trading day NRG Yield, Inc. (NYSE:NYLD) increased 2.07% to close at $51.89. Its volatility for the week is 3.10% while volatility for the month is 2.74%. NRG Yield, Inc. (NYSE:NYLD) monthly performance is -1.16%.

Two groundbreaking concept tires unveiled by The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ:GT) at this week’s 85th Geneva International Motor Show could radically change the role of car tires in the future. The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ:GT) has 0.40% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 87.60%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $27.07.

UFP Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:UFPT) on Tuesday reported fourth-quarter profit of $1.6 million. On a per-share basis, the Georgetown, Massachusetts-based company said it had net income of 22 cents. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, were 27 cents per share. The packaging company and component manufacturer posted revenue of $35.3 million in the period. For the year, the company reported profit of $7.6 million, or $1.05 per share. Revenue was reported as $139.3 million. On last trading day UFP Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:UFPT) moved down -6.87% to close at $22.22. Its volatility for the week is 3.50% while volatility for the month is 2.64%. UFPT’s sales growth for past 5 years was 4.80% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 14.20%. UFP Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:UFPT) monthly performance is -0.27%.

Stocks in Focus: Oasis Petroleum Inc. (NYSE:OAS), Spark Therapeutics (NASDAQ:ONCE), Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT), UFP Technologies (NASDAQ:UFPT), Lime Energy Co. (NASDAQ:LIME)

Oasis Petroleum Inc. (NYSE:OAS) said it has recovered more than 20,000 gallons of oil from the site of the spill. It said that all but about 42 gallons of the brine that spilled have been recovered. The company says the spill was caused by a tank overflow. On Friday shares of Oasis Petroleum Inc. (NYSE:OAS) closed at $13.44. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 101.10% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 3.15%.

Venture capital-backed Spark Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:ONCE), a gene therapy-focused biotech company developing drugs to treat blindness, raised $161 million in an upsized initial public offering and promptly watched shares more than double in the largest of three life science companies going public Friday. Spark Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:ONCE) in last trading activity moved up 117.39% to close at $50.00.

TheStreet cut shares of Caterpillar (NYSE:CAT) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report sent to investors on Tuesday, 27 January 2015 morning. On Friday shares of Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT) closed at $79.97. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 1.60% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 9.69%.

UFP Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:UFPT) and AptarGroup, Inc. carry a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) as was reported on 20 January 2015. UFP Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:UFPT) has 9.30% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 61.90%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $22.28.

Lime Energy Co. (NASDAQ:LIME), a leading provider of energy efficiency services to utilities and their commercial customers, announced on 20 January 2015 that the company has completed a capital raise of $10 million in gross proceeds before offering expenses in order to fund growth. “Energy efficiency program services are in high demand as the utility industry reinvents itself to meet the challenges of a new era,” said CEO Adam Procell. “Lime Energy’s groundbreaking solutions are leading the transformation of energy services for businesses and this infusion will help to ensure that we take advantage of the growth opportunities presented by the market.” On last trading day Lime Energy Co. (NASDAQ:LIME) moved up 1.91% to close at $2.67. Its volatility for the week is 5.12% while volatility for the month is 5.97%. LIME’s sales growth for past 5 years was -1.20% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 13.90%. Lime Energy Co. (NASDAQ:LIME) monthly performance is 10.79%.

Notable Stocks in Focus: Penn National Gaming Inc. (NASDAQ:PENN), Advanced Micro Devices (NASDAQ:AMD), The Advisory Board (NASDAQ:ABCO), UFP Technologies (NASDAQ:UFPT), Enzon Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:ENZN)

Penn National Gaming, Inc. (PENN:Nasdaq) announced that it will release its 2014 fourth quarter financial results at 7:00 a.m. ET on Thursday, January 29, 2015 and will host a conference call and simultaneous webcast at 10:00 a.m. ET on Thursday, January 29, 2015. On Wednesday shares of Penn National Gaming Inc. (NASDAQ:PENN) closed at $15.42. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 3.80% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 5.00%.

Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NYSE:AMD) disclosed the unveiling of embedded Radeon HD 7850 GPU for medical imaging system. The new emdedded GPUt would allow for advanced application function for the BK Ultrasound influenced by Analogic, bk3000 ultrasound systems. The company believes that the embedded Radeon offered an efficient, as well as, powerful pairing. Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD) in last trading activity decreased -1.13% to close at $2.63. Company weekly performance is 1.94% while its quarterly performance stands at 0.38%. Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD) is -45.21% away from its 52 week high.

On January 9, The Advisory Board Company (NASDAQ:ABCO) a global insight-driven technology, research, and services provider, announced the completion of its acquisition of Royall & Company (“Royall”). The transaction was first announced on December 10, 2014. On last trading day The Advisory Board Company (NASDAQ:ABCO) decreased -0.70% to close at $48.04. Its volatility for the week is 3.68% while volatility for the month is 3.92%. ABCO’s sales growth for past 5 years was 18.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 0.30%. The Advisory Board Company (NASDAQ:ABCO) monthly performance is 4.39%.

UFP Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:UFPT) has received a Neutral rating, according to the latest rank of 3 from research firm, Zacks. The counter could manage an average rating of 1 from 2 analysts. 2 market experts have complete faith in the companys business and have marked it as a strong buy. UFP Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:UFPT) has 9.30% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 61.80%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $24.61.

Enzon Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:ENZN) cash dividend payment of $0.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 28, 2015. Shareholders who purchased ENZN stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. On Wednesday shares of Enzon Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:ENZN) closed at $0.98. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -9.60%.

Investor’s Alert: Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT), Eldorado Gold Corporation (NYSE:EGO), UFP Technologies (NASDAQ:UFPT), Taseko Mines (NYSEMKT:TGB), Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)

The good news for Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT)’s mining equipment sales is that there is finally less bad news. Caterpillar’s management has always maintained the first sign of hope the prolonged downshift in sales is over would be a pick-up in aftermarket parts demand. Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT) in last trading activity moved down -2.36% to close at $90.50. Company weekly performance is -8.38% while its quarterly performance stands at -13.04%. Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT) is -18.06% away from its 52 week high.

On December 11, Eldorado Gold Corp (NYSE:EGO) has delivered roughly 24.5% returns over the trailing twelve months. The stock has gained 5.5% since the announcement of its 3Q14 financial and operational results. Eldorado delivered strong quarter with al mines performing to plan and advancement of its exploration targets. On last trading day Eldorado Gold Corporation (NYSE:EGO) moved down -3.32% to close at $6.41. Its volatility for the week is 6.68% while volatility for the month is 6.23%. EGO’s sales growth for past 5 years was 31.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -31.80%. Eldorado Gold Corporation (NYSE:EGO) monthly performance is 11.48%.

UFP Technologies Inc (NASDAQ:UFPT) VP Daniel J. Shaw sold 22,790 shares of UFP Technologies stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, November 11th. The shares were sold at an average price of $22.90, for a total value of $521,891.00. Following the completion of the sale, the vice president now directly owns 23,039 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $527,593. On last trading day UFP Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:UFPT) moved down -1.27% to close at $21.80. Its volatility for the week is 2.26% while volatility for the month is 2.55%. UFPT’s sales growth for past 5 years was 4.80% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 14.20%. UFP Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:UFPT) monthly performance is -6.07%.

Shares of Taseko Mines Ltd. (NYSEMKT:TGB) were the recipient of a large drop in short interest during the month of November. As of November 28th, there was short interest totalling 672,814 shares, a drop of 3.6% from the November 14th total of 698,299 shares. Taseko Mines Ltd. (NYSEMKT:TGB) institutional ownership stands at 22.50%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $1.02.

The world’s leading technology company Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has released a new 90-second holiday ad called ‘The Song’, following in the footsteps of last year’s ‘Misunderstood’ ad. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) in last trading activity decreased -1.69% to close at $109.73. Company weekly performance is -4.58% while its quarterly performance stands at 8.44%. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) is -8.37% away from its 52 week high.

Trending Stocks: NetApp (NASDAQ:NTAP), Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC), UFP Technologies (NASDAQ:UFPT), Merck & Co. Inc. (NYSE:MRK), Janus Capital (NYSE:JNS)

NetApp Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) last released its earnings data on Wednesday, November 12th. The company reported $0.70 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting the consensus estimate of $0.70. The company had revenue of $1.54 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.56 billion. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.66 earnings per share. The company’s revenue for the quarter was down .5% on a year-over-year basis. Analysts expect that NetApp will post $2.96 EPS for the current fiscal year. NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) in last trading activity moved down -0.19% to close at $41.81. Company weekly performance is -1.18% while its quarterly performance stands at 2.60%. NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) is -7.86% away from its 52 week high.

Bank of America (NYSE:BAC), which is one of the biggest loan providers in the U.S., updated its mortgage information for Tuesday, November 18. On last trading day Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) moved down -0.47% to close at $17.06. Its volatility for the week is 0.94% while volatility for the month is 1.14%. BAC’s sales growth for past 5 years was -8.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 10.80%. Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) monthly performance is 2.77%.

UFP Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:UFPT), Georgetown, Massachusetts, has expanded its North American operations for molded fiber packaging, opening a new location in El Paso, Texas. The company specializes in creating custom packaging, component and product solutions for a range of industries. On last trading day UFP Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:UFPT) moved down -0.84% to close at $21.35. Its volatility for the week is 3.38% while volatility for the month is 2.90%. UFPT’s sales growth for past 5 years was 4.80% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 14.20%. UFP Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:UFPT) monthly performance is -0.05%.

Merck & Co., Inc. (NYSE:MRK) announced positive results from a pivotal phase II study (KEYNOTE-002) on its anti-PD-1 therapy, Keytruda (pembrolizumab). Merck is comparing Keytruda to chemotherapy in advanced melanoma patients refractory to Bristol-Myers Squibb Company’s (BMY) Yervoy (ipilimumab). Keytruda achieved the primary endpoint of progression free survival (PFS) in the study. The global, randomized, pivotal phase II study (n=540) evaluated the superiority of either dose of Keytruda (2mg/kg and 10mg/kg every three weeks) over chemotherapy in Yervoy-refractory advanced melanoma patients. Merck & Co. Inc. (NYSE:MRK) in last trading activity decreased -0.42% to close at $59.64. Company weekly performance is 0.56% while its quarterly performance stands at 2.09%. Merck & Co. Inc. (NYSE:MRK) is -2.20% away from its 52 week high.

Janus Capital Group (NYSE:JNS) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, October 23rd. The company reported $0.22 earnings per share for the quarter, meeting the analysts’ consensus estimate of $0.22. The company had revenue of $237.00 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $239.28 million. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $0.21 earnings per share. Janus Capital Group’s revenue was up 8.9% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, analysts predict that Janus Capital Group will post $0.77 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. On Wednesday shares of Janus Capital Group, Inc. (NYSE:JNS) closed at $14.77. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -3.40% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 18.00%.