Trending Stocks: Verastem (NASDAQ:VSTM), NetApp (NASDAQ:NTAP), Cubic Corporation (NYSE:CUB), Apollo Investment Corporation (NASDAQ:AINV), The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS)

On Monday shares of Verastem, Inc. (NASDAQ:VSTM) closed at $8.74. Company’s EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 1.74%. On May 11, Verastem, Inc. (NASDAQ:VSTM), reported financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015, and also provided an overview of certain corporate accomplishments and plans. Net loss for the 2015 Quarter was $15.2 million, or $0.46 per share, as compared to net loss of $13.1 million, or $0.51 per share, for the same period in 2014 (the “2014 Quarter”). Net loss includes stock-based compensation expense of $2.9 million and $3.6 million for the 2015 Quarter and 2014 Quarter, respectively.

NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) in last trading activity decreased -1.69% to close at $34.80. Company weekly performance is -0.46% while its quarterly performance stands at -7.49%. NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) is -19.61% away from its 52 week high. After market close on Wednesday, May 20, 2015, NetApp (NASDAQ: NTAP) will announce financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year 2015, which ended April 24, 2015.

On Monday shares of Cubic Corporation (NYSE:CUB) closed at $48.37. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 6.40% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 8.80%. Cubic Corp. (NYSE:CUB) reported a net loss for the second quarter of $11.0 million or $0.41 per share, compared to net income of $16.1 million or $0.60 per share for the year-ago quarter.

Apollo Investment Corporation (NASDAQ:AINV) in last trading activity fell -0.51% to close at $7.77. Company weekly performance is 1.44% while its quarterly performance stands at 2.89%. Apollo Investment Corporation (NASDAQ:AINV) is -5.39% away from its 52 week high. Littlejohn & Co., LLC, a private investment firm based in Greenwich, CT, announced the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire PlayPower Holdings, Inc., a leading global provider of play, sport and recreation facilities and equipment, from Apollo Investment Corporation (NASDAQ:AINV). The transaction is expected to close in the second quarter of 2015. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) has 0.10% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 63.20%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $110.33. On May 12, The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) Archives announced it will celebrate the 60th anniversary of Disneyland at D23 EXPO 2015 with an exhibit of more than 300 pieces from the park’s incredible history. “Walt Disney Archives Presents—Disneyland: The Exhibit” will be the largest display the Disney Archives has ever showcased at D23 EXPO.

Morning Buzz: Xenon Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:XENE), Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL), NetApp (NASDAQ:NTAP), Companhia de Saneamento Basico (ADR) (NYSE:SBS), Avon Products Inc. (NYSE:AVP)

On Thursday shares of Xenon Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:XENE) closed at $13.77. Company’s EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 10.00%. Canaccord Genuity reissued their buy rating on shares of Xenon Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:XENE) in a research report sent to investors on Thursday morning. The firm currently has a $30.00 price target on the stock.

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) in last trading activity advanced 2.33% to close at $128.95. Company weekly performance is 2.95% while its quarterly performance stands at 2.39%. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) is -3.75% away from its 52 week high. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) in said the first HomeKit-enabled smart-home devices are coming out next month, refuting a report that said delays with the home automation software platform would push back the launch until August or September.

On last trading day NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) advanced 1.87% to close at $35.96. Its volatility for the week is 1.60% while volatility for the month is 1.61%. NTAP’s sales growth for past 5 years was 13.20% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 57.30%. NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) monthly performance is -2.10%. After market close on Wednesday, May 20, 2015, NetApp (NASDAQ: NTAP) will announce financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year 2015, which ended April 24, 2015.

Companhia de Saneamento Basico (ADR) (NYSE:SBS) has institutional ownership stands at 23.60%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $6.47. Companhia de Saneamento Basico (ADR) (NYSE:SBS) announces 1Q,15 results In 1Q15, net operating revenue, including construction revenue, reached R$ 2.5 billion; an 11.6% decrease compared to 1Q14. Costs and expenses, including construction costs, totaled R$ 1.4 billion, down by 32.9% compared to R$ 2.0 billion recorded in 1Q14. Excluding the R$ 696.3 million reimbursement from the São Paulo state government, costs and expenses increased R$ 25.8 million or 1.3%.

On Thursday shares of Avon Products Inc. (NYSE:AVP) closed at $7.07. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -2.80% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 3.80%. Avon Products Inc. (NYSE:AVP) said that it has not received any offer or other communication from PTG Capital Partners and has not been able to confirm that such an entity exists.

Ever Green Stocks: Verizon Communications (NYSE:VZ), Sirius XM Holdings (NASDAQ:SIRI), Marlin Business Services Corp. (NASDAQ:MRLN), NetApp (NASDAQ:NTAP), CR Bard Inc. (NYSE:BCR)

After months of waiting, Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) has made it official – the Nexus 6 will be available March 12. Through a note in their news center, Verizon thanks Nexus fans for their patience while waiting for Google’s new flagship phone that debuted back in November. On Wednesday shares of Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) closed at $47.68. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 3.30% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 7.88%.

Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:SIRI) announced the return of JUNO Radio on Friday, March 13. Running through Sunday, March 15 on Sirius (channel 161) and XM (channel 173), the limited-run takeover will feature the best musical talent in the country from the past and present. Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:SIRI) in last trading activity moved up 0.78% to close at $3.89. Company weekly performance is -1.27% while its quarterly performance stands at 12.10%. Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:SIRI) is -3.71% away from its 52 week high.

On last trading day Marlin Business Services Corp. (NASDAQ:MRLN) moved up 1.58% to close at $19.30. Its volatility for the week is 3.32% while volatility for the month is 3.08%. MRLN’s sales growth for past 5 years was -0.40% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 79.50%. Marlin Business Services Corp. (NASDAQ:MRLN) monthly performance is 13.93%.

NetApp (NASDAQ:NTAP) announced that George Kurian, executive vice president, product operations, participated in a fireside chat at the Morgan Stanley Tech Conference at 4:35 p.m. Pacific Time on March 3, 2015. NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) has 0.73% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 88.70%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $37.81.

C. R. Bard, Inc. (NYSE:BCR) announced that it presented at the Barclays Global Healthcare Conference in Miami, Florida on March 11, 2015. On last trading day CR Bard Inc. (NYSE:BCR) decreased -0.55% to close at $164.52. Its volatility for the week is 1.60% while volatility for the month is 1.53%. BCR’s sales growth for past 5 years was 5.60% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -4.00%. CR Bard Inc. (NYSE:BCR) monthly performance is -2.60%.

Investors Should Watch: Applied Micro Circuits Corporation (NASDAQ:AMCC), CSX Corp. (NYSE:CSX), International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM), Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL), NetApp (NASDAQ:NTAP)

Applied Micro Circuits Corporation (NASDAQ:AMCC) is scheduled to present at the Roth Conference 2015 in Dana Point on Monday, March 9th, 2015 at 3:00 p.m. PT. On Friday shares of Applied Micro Circuits Corporation (NASDAQ:AMCC) closed at $5.46. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 0.20% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 22.50%.

On March 4, CSX Corp. (NYSE:CSX) announced a portion of the Ocala/Marion County Commerce Park in Ocala, Fla., has been designated a CSX Select Site, or a property identified and vetted as a workable location for a future manufacturing facility along the Class I’s network.CSX Corp. (NYSE:CSX) in last trading activity fell -0.59% to close at $33.68. Company weekly performance is -1.84% while its quarterly performance stands at -9.19%. CSX Corp. (NYSE:CSX) is -10.95% away from its 52 week high.

International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) and Carnegie Mellon University are working on a cloud-based analytics platform the organisations say could help other firms significantly trim down their facilities management and utilities costs. The companies said they are pioneering the use of an analytics platform based on IBM Building Management Center and deployed on SoftLayer infrastructure. On Friday shares of International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) closed at $158.50. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -0.60% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 4.51%.

Apple Inc (NASDAQ:AAPL) Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook on Monday is expected to announce details of the first product developed under his leadership, a watch that Apple hopes will transform the market of wearable technology. The company provided a sneak preview of the “Apple Watch” in September, has shown it to fashionistas, and even bought a 12-page advertising spread in Vogue magazine, but fans and skeptics are eager for more details. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) in last trading activity moved up 0.15% to close at $126.60. Company weekly performance is -1.45% while its quarterly performance stands at 9.64%. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) is -5.24% away from its 52 week high.

NetApp Inc (NASDAQ:NTAP) has been given an “A+” credit rating by Morningstar. The firm’s “A+” rating indicates that the company is a low default risk. They also gave their stock a three star rating. On last trading day NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) fell -0.91% to close at $38.20. Its volatility for the week is 1.83% while volatility for the month is 1.93%. NTAP’s sales growth for past 5 years was 13.20% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 57.30%. NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) monthly performance is -1.85%.

Top Morning News: Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE:NEM), Big 5 Sporting Goods Corp. (NASDAQ:BGFV), NetApp (NASDAQ:NTAP), Gol Linhas Aereas Inteligentes (NYSE:GOL), Hewlett-Packard (NYSE:HPQ)

Newmont Mining Corp (NYSE:NEM)‘s stock had its “neutral” rating restated by Zacks in a research report issued on Tuesday. They currently have a $27.00 price target on the stock. Zacks‘s price target would indicate a potential upside of 4.61% from the company’s current price. On Wednesday shares of Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE:NEM) closed at $26.05. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 6.30%.

Big 5 Sporting Goods Corp. (NASDAQ:BGFV) fourth-quarter 2014 earnings of 19 cents a share not only fell short of the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 16 cents but also slumped 20.8% year over year primarily due to soft holiday season sales. Meanwhile, quarterly sales were almost in line with the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $250 million. Big 5 Sporting Goods Corp. (NASDAQ:BGFV) in last trading activity advanced 4.94% to close at $12.96. Company weekly performance is 3.18% while its quarterly performance stands at -3.07%. Big 5 Sporting Goods Corp. (NASDAQ:BGFV) is -19.95% away from its 52 week hi

Stay on: General Electric Company (NYSE:GE), Seaspan Corporation (NYSE:SSW), Professional Diversity Network LLC (NASDAQ:IPDN), Noah Holdings Limited (NYSE:NOAH), NetApp (NASDAQ:NTAP)

The European Commission said it has opened an in-depth investigation to assess whether General Electric’s (NYSE:GE) proposed acquisition of the Thermal Power, Renewable Power & Grid businesses of Alstom SA is in line with the EU Merger Regulation. On Monday shares of General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) closed at $25.17. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -0.80% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 7.41%.

Seaspan Corp. (NYSE:SSW) on Monday reported fourth-quarter profit of $27.8 million. The Hong Kong-based company said it had profit of 14 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, came to 27 cents per share. Seaspan Corporation (NYSE:SSW) in last trading activity moved down -1.31% to close at $18.06. Company weekly performance is -2.38% while its quarterly performance stands at -8.23%. Seaspan Corporation (NYSE:SSW) is -22.95% away from its 52 week high.

Merriman Capital, Inc. (“Merriman”), a wholly owned subsidiary of Merriman Holdings, Inc. (MERR), announce that it hosted a presentation with the management team from Professional Diversity Network LLC (NASDAQ:IPDN) on Thursday, February 19th at 1:30PM PST in Merriman`s San Francisco office. On last trading day Professional Diversity Network LLC (NASDAQ:IPDN) remains unchanged to close at $4.88. Its volatility for the week is 2.25% while volatility for the month is 3.58%. Professional Diversity Network LLC (NASDAQ:IPDN) monthly performance is 15.64%.

Noah Holdings Limited (NYSE:NOAH) has 49.22% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 22.40%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $22.54.

NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) and Credit Suisse hold a tech talk to discuss NetApp’s hybrid cloud strategy with Phil Brotherton, vice president, cloud solutions group, on Wednesday, February 18, 2015. On last trading day NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) increased 0.81% to close at $38.51. Its volatility for the week is 1.78% while volatility for the month is 2.12%. NTAP’s sales growth for past 5 years was 13.20% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 57.30%. NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) monthly performance is -2.90%.

Investors Should Watch: Alcatel Lucent SA (ADR) (NYSE:ALU), NetApp (NASDAQ:NTAP), G&K Services Inc. (NASDAQ:GK), Advanced Photonix Inc. (NYSEMKT:API), Huron Consulting (NASDAQ:HURN)

Analysts at Societe Generale downgraded shares of Alcatel Lucent SA (ADR) (NYSE:ALU) from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Monday. On Thursday shares of Alcatel Lucent SA (ADR) (NYSE:ALU) closed at $3.92. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -3.20%.

Today NetApp Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) posted third-quarter fiscal 2015 results wherein its bottom line matched the Zacks Consensus Estimate but the top line missed the same. NetApp’s revenues decreased 3.6% year over year to $1.55 billion and missed the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $1.61 billion. The year-over-year decline was primarily due to a 21% drop in original equipment manufacturer (OEM) revenues. Moreover, Branded revenues decreased 2% from the year-ago quarter to $1.43 billion. NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) in last trading activity fell -7.28% to close at $36.90. Company weekly performance is -4.89% while its quarterly performance stands at -12.34%. NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) is -15.27% away from its 52 week high.

G&K Services Inc. (NASDAQ:GK) announced on 6 February 2015, that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.31 per share. The dividend will be payable on March 20, 2015 to shareholders of record at the close of business on March 5, 2015. On last trading day G&K Services Inc. (NASDAQ:GK) fell -0.48% to close at $72.03. Its volatility for the week is 2.12% while volatility for the month is 2.70%. GK’s sales growth for past 5 years was -0.80% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 22.00%. G&K Services Inc. (NASDAQ:GK) monthly performance is 6.07%.

Advanced Photonix Inc. (NYSEMKT:API) of Ann Arbor, MI, USA and Luna Innovations Inc of Roanoke, VA, USA have agreed to merge. Advanced Photonix Inc. (NYSEMKT:API) has 1.60% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 18.60%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $0.41.

Huron Consulting Group (NASDAQ: HURN), a leading provider of business consulting services, on 10 February 2015, announced that Bill Cronin has joined the Company as a managing director in its Huron Education practice. Cronin will lead the Company’s services related to Workday applications for university and academic medical center clients. On last trading day Huron Consulting Group Inc. (NASDAQ:HURN) advanced 0.94% to close at $77.35. Its volatility for the week is 2.09% while volatility for the month is 2.57%. HURN’s sales growth for past 5 years was 10.70% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 112.90%. Huron Consulting Group Inc. (NASDAQ:HURN) monthly performance is 11.07%.

Investor’s Choice: Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC), National Bank of Greece (ADR) (NYSE:NBG), Panera Bread Company (NASDAQ:PNRA), West Corporation (NASDAQ:WSTC), NetApp (NASDAQ:NTAP)

On 6 February, Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) announced that its board of directors promoted five corporate officers and elected four new corporate vice presidents. On Wednesday shares of Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) closed at $33.69. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 9.70% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 9.00%.

The chief executive and chairman of National Bank of Greece (ADR) (NYSE:NBG) plan to step down from their roles in the next few days, CEO Alexandros Tourkolias told Reuters on 8 February. National Bank of Greece (ADR) (NYSE:NBG) in last trading activity decreased -3.85% to close at $1.25. Company weekly performance is -13.19% while its quarterly performance stands at -43.95%. National Bank of Greece (ADR) (NYSE:NBG) is -78.56% away from its 52 week high.

Panera Bread Company (NASDAQ:PNRA) reported fourth quarter financial results and missed expectations for revenue. Revenues came in at $672.49 million, below estimates of $675.93 million. The company reported $661.73 million in the prior year period. On last trading day Panera Bread Company (NASDAQ:PNRA) moved down -0.08% to close at $176.48. Its volatility for the week is 1.85% while volatility for the month is 2.08%. PNRA’s sales growth for past 5 years was 12.90% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 25.10%. Panera Bread Company (NASDAQ:PNRA) monthly performance is 0.39%.

West Corporation (NASDAQ:WSTC) cash dividend payment of $0.225 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 19, 2015. West Corporation (NASDAQ:WSTC) has 2.50% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 79.80%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $32.41.

NetApp (NASDAQ: NTAP) reported Q3 EPS of $0.75, $0.02 worse than the analyst estimate of $0.77. Revenue for the quarter came in at $1.55 billion versus the consensus estimate of $1.61 billion. NetApp sees Q4 2015 EPS of $0.70-$0.75, versus the consensus of $0.89. NetApp sees Q4 2015 revenue of $1.55-1.65 billion, versus the consensus of $1.69 billion. On last trading day NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) moved up 0.89% to close at $39.79. Its volatility for the week is 1.86% while volatility for the month is 2.09%. NTAP’s sales growth for past 5 years was 13.20% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 57.30%. NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) monthly performance is -0.20%.

Stay on: Verastem (NASDAQ:VSTM), NetApp (NASDAQ:NTAP), Banner Corporation (NASDAQ:BANR), Unisys Corporation (NYSE:UIS), Tallgrass Energy Partners, LP (NYSE:TEP)

Verastem, Inc. (NASDAQ:VSTM) announced that the company presented at 17th Annual BIO CEO & Investor Conference on Tuesday, February 10 at 1:30 p.m. ET at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York City. On Tuesday shares of Verastem, Inc. (NASDAQ:VSTM) closed at $8.17. Company’s EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 1.74%.

On February 09, NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) announced George Kurian, Executive Vice President, Product Operations, will participate in a fireside chat at the Goldman Sachs Technology and Internet Conference on February 12, 2015 at 10:20 a.m. Pacific Time. NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) in last trading activity advanced 1.51% to close at $39.44. Company weekly performance is 0.45% while its quarterly performance stands at -6.37%. NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) is -9.43% away from its 52 week high.

On Feb. 2, Banner Corporation (NASDAQ:BANR) announced a downward adjustment of $482,000, or $0.03 per diluted share, to its previously reported fourth quarter and full year 2014 net income available to common shareholders. The revision relates entirely to an adjustment to Banner’s provision for income taxes for the fourth quarter and has no effect on previously reported periods. On last trading day Banner Corporation (NASDAQ:BANR) advanced 0.92% to close at $43.80. Its volatility for the week is 2.51% while volatility for the month is 3.08%. BANR’s sales growth for past 5 years was -4.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 16.80%. Banner Corporation (NASDAQ:BANR) monthly performance is 5.72%.

On January 29, Unisys Corporation (NYSE:UIS) reported fourth-quarter 2014 net income of $61.8 million or $1.24 per diluted share, including $18.1 million of pension expense. Excluding pension expense, non-GAAP diluted earnings per share was $1.60. In the comparable period in 2013, the company reported diluted earnings per share of $2.37, and non-GAAP diluted earnings per share of $2.82. Unisys Corporation (NYSE:UIS) has 0.60% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 91.80%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $22.86.

On Jan 28, Tallgrass Energy Partners, LP (NYSE:TEP) announced that it plans to report fourth quarter 2014 financial results on Thursday, February 19th after the market close and hold a conference call at 4:00 pm Central Time that same day. On last trading day Tallgrass Energy Partners, LP (NYSE:TEP) advanced 2.37% to close at $48.33. Its volatility for the week is 3.80% while volatility for the month is 5.57%. Tallgrass Energy Partners, LP (NYSE:TEP) monthly performance is 8.41%.

Mix Sector Stocks News: Atlas Resource Partners, L.P. (NYSE:ARP), RetailMeNot (NASDAQ:SALE), King Digital Entertainment (NYSE:KING), United States Steel (NYSE:X), NetApp (NASDAQ:NTAP)

Atlas Resource Partners, L.P. (NYSE:ARP)’s subsidiary Atlas Energy, L.P announced significant progress towards the completion of the previously announced spin-off of Atlas Energy’s non-midstream assets (“the Spin-Off”). The Spin-Off will occur through the distribution of common units representing limited liability company interests in Atlas Energy Group, LLC (“Atlas Energy Group”), a wholly owned subsidiary of the Partnership that will hold the Partnership’s assets and liabilities other than those related to it midstream business, and is expected to trade on the New York Stock Exchange (“NYSE”) under the symbol “ATLS.” On Tuesday shares of Atlas Resource Partners, L.P. (NYSE:ARP) closed at $9.98. Company’s EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 4.00%.

Digital offers website RetailMeNot, Inc. (NASDAQ:SALE) has announced that its board of directors have authorized a stock repurchase program of up to $100 million of their outstanding Series 1 common stock, effective immediately. RetailMeNot, Inc. (NASDAQ:SALE) in last trading activity decreased -0.45% to close at $15.40. Company weekly performance is 0.79% while its quarterly performance stands at 7.32%. RetailMeNot, Inc. (NASDAQ:SALE) is -68.40% away from its 52 week high.

Analysts at RBC Capital reiterated a “sector perform” rating and set a $17.00 price target on shares of King Digital Entertainment PLC (NYSE:KING) in a research note on Monday. On last trading day King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING) moved up 2.07% to close at $13.82. Its volatility for the week is 3.06% while volatility for the month is 3.90%. King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING) monthly performance is 1.77%.

It was reported on 3 February 2015, that United States Steel Corp. (NYSE:X) is expected to continue its good run in 2015 as the Fed will maintain its patient stance on interest rates. The automobile sector, which is the second largest steel consumer, will also benefit immensely from the lower gasoline prices and strong job market. United States Steel Corp. (NYSE:X) has 0.60% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 96.00%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $24.43.

It was reported on 29 January 2015, that NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) has announced the NetApp EF560 all-flash array with improvements in storage performance to offer the absolute and consistent latency, bandwidth and IOPS critical to enterprise database and analytics applications. On last trading day NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) moved up 1.51% to close at $39.44. Its volatility for the week is 1.75% while volatility for the month is 2.14%. NTAP’s sales growth for past 5 years was 13.20% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 57.30%. NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) monthly performance is -2.99%.