Today’s Stocks: Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC), Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F), Progressive Corp. (NYSE:PGR), Matson (NYSE:MATX), Xerox Corporation (NYSE:XRX)

On Monday shares of Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) closed at $16.51. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -8.20% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 8.50%. U.S. Bank N.A. and Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) won’t have to face lawsuits claiming they failed to safeguard the interests of investors as required by their contracts. U.S. District Judge Katherine B. Forrest in Manhattan threw out three suits alleging breaches over mortgage-backed securities. The cases are part of a move by investors to target banks in their role as trustees of securities backed by home loans that defaulted after the 2008 credit crisis.

Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) in last trading activity increased 0.65% to close at $15.58. Company weekly performance is -0.45% while its quarterly performance stands at -2.38%. Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) is -10.91% away from its 52 week high. On Friday, June 5, Bob Shanks, Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) executive vice president and chief financial officer, will host a “Let’s Chat” forum to discuss key items of interest to the investment community.

On last trading day Progressive Corp. (NYSE:PGR) increased 0.07% to close at $27.25. Its volatility for the week is 1.06% while volatility for the month is 1.13%. PGR’s sales growth for past 5 years was 5.90% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 6.50%. Progressive Corp. (NYSE:PGR) monthly performance is 1.87%. Progressive Corp (NYSE:PGR) has received an “A-” credit rating from Morningstar. The firm’s “A-” rating suggests that the company is a low default risk. They also gave their stock a three star rating.

Matson, Inc. (NYSE:MATX) has 1.40% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 85.10%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $43.29. On May 18, Matson, Inc. (NYSE:MATX) announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary Matson Navigation Company, Inc. has commenced a cash tender offer (the “Tender Offer”) and consent solicitation (the “Consent Solicitation,” and together with the Tender Offer, the “Offer”) for any and all of the approximately $2 million outstanding principal amount of 6.00% Series A Convertible Senior Secured Notes due 2017.

On Monday shares of Xerox Corporation (NYSE:XRX) closed at $11.48. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 5.20% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 2.00%. Document technology and business process services provider Xerox Corp (NYSE:XRX) on Monday announced its acquisition of Healthy Communities Institute, a Berkeley, California-based company with a cloud platform that provides socioeconomic and community health information for hospitals, public health agencies and community coalitions. The financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Today’s Watch List: Weatherford International plc (NYSE:WFT), BioCryst Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:BCRX), Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F), Everest Re (NYSE:RE), Intercontinental Hotels (NYSE:IHG)

On Monday shares of Weatherford International plc (NYSE:WFT) closed at $14.51. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 11.00% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as -1.50%. On 12 May, Weatherford International plc (NYSE:WFT) announced the commercial release of its SecureView® wireline cased-hole evaluation suite at the 2015 Offshore Technology Conference (“OTC”). As managing well integrity has become more critical across the industry, the ability to identify and mitigate risks is integral for all operators. – See more at: https://www.oilandgaseurasia.com/en/tech_trend/weatherford-announces-launch-secureview%C2%AE-cased-hole-wireline-evaluation-suite#sthash.sqzhKYuS.dpuf

BioCryst Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:BCRX) in last trading activity increased 2.14% to close at $10.98. Company weekly performance is 6.40% while its quarterly performance stands at 8.39%. BioCryst Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:BCRX) is -24.90% away from its 52 week high. BioCryst Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:BCRX) said Wednesday it began testing an experimental treatment on human volunteers for a rare and potentially fatal genetic disorder called hereditary angioedema.

On last trading day Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) advanced 0.65% to close at $15.58. Its volatility for the week is 1.50% while volatility for the month is 1.48%. F’s sales growth for past 5 years was 4.40% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -1.40%. Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) monthly performance is -0.21%. Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) said that it is targeting small fleet buyers with its premium feel Vignale sub-brand for Europe which will debut with the Mondeo Vignale.

Everest Re Group Ltd. (NYSE:RE) has 1.30% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 99.30%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $184.60. On 11 May, Everest Re Group Ltd. (NYSE:RE) said that Michael Mulray will be joining the company as chief underwriting officer for the U.S. insurance operations of its Everest National Insurance Co.

On last trading day Intercontinental Hotels Group plc (NYSE:IHG) increased 0.07% to close at $43.55. Its volatility for the week is 0.91% while volatility for the month is 1.22%. IHG’s sales growth for past 5 years was 3.90% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 17.70%. Intercontinental Hotels Group plc (NYSE:IHG) monthly performance is 6.48%.Numis Securities Ltd reiterated its hold rating on shares of InterContinental Hotels Group PLC. (NYSE:IHG).

Trader’s Recap: China Lodging Group, Limited (NASDAQ:HTHT), Sunesis Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:SNSS), QLT Inc. (NASDAQ:QLTI), Ford Motor (NYSE:F), The J. M. Smucker (NYSE:SJM)

On Friday shares of China Lodging Group, Limited (NASDAQ:HTHT) closed at $24.75. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 31.50% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 15.56%. On 14 May, China Lodging Group, Ltd. (NASDAQ:HTHT) reported a net loss for the first quarter of RMB7.0 million or RMB0.11 per ADS, compared to net loss of RMB13.3 million or RMB0.22 per ADS for the year-ago quarter. Excluding share-based compensation expenses, adjusted earnings per ADS for the latest quarter were RMB0.09. Net revenues for quarter increased 17.1% to RMB1.21 billion from RMB1.03 billion a year ago.

Sunesis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:SNSS) in last trading activity moved up 6.44% to close at $2.48. Company weekly performance is 17.54% while its quarterly performance stands at 8.77%. Sunesis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:SNSS) is -70.69% away from its 52 week high. Sunesis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:SNSS) on May 14, 2015, released that results from a post hoc subgroup analysis of patients age 60 years and older who underwent hematopoietic cell transplant (HCT) in the VALOR trial will be presented at the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting being held May 29 — June 2, 2015, at McCormick Place in Chicago, Illinois. VALOR is a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled Phase 3 trial which enrolled 711 adult patients with first relapsed or refractory AML at 124 leading sites in 15 countries.

On last trading day QLT Inc. (NASDAQ:QLTI) moved up 0.81% to close at $3.72. Its volatility for the week is 3.10% while volatility for the month is 3.62%. QLTI’s EPS growth for past 5 years was 34.00%. QLT Inc. (NASDAQ:QLTI) monthly performance is -3.63%. Zacks upgraded shares of QLT Inc. (NASDAQ:QLTI) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research note issued to investors on 5 May.

On last trading day Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) moved up 1.38% to close at $15.48. Its volatility for the week is 1.51% while volatility for the month is 1.47%. F’s sales growth for past 5 years was 4.40% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -1.40%. Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) monthly performance is -1.97%. DTE Energy Inc. has partnered with Ford Motor Co. (NYSE:F) and a Michigan farm to construct and run the two biggest solar arrays in the state, including a 1-megawatt project at Ford’s Dearborn headquarters, DTE said 14 May.

On last trading day The J. M. Smucker Company (NYSE:SJM) moved up 0.12% to close at $118.50. Its volatility for the week is 0.99% while volatility for the month is 1.26%. SJM’s sales growth for past 5 years was 8.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 11.80%. The J. M. Smucker Company (NYSE:SJM) monthly performance is 1.00%. The name of Smucker’s is going on the Cleveland Orchestra’s next three seasons at Blossom Music Festival. On 7 May, Orrville-based J.M. Smucker Co. (NYSE:SJM) has made a “major commitment” financially resulting in a three-year season sponsorship of the orchestra’s appearances at Blossom, beginning this summer and extending through 2017.

Today’s Watch List: China Information Technology (NASDAQ:CNIT), Dow Chemical (NYSE:DOW), Google (NASDAQ:GOOG), North American Energy Partners Inc. (NYSE:NOA), Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F)

On Thursday shares of China Information Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:CNIT) closed at $6.63. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -2.30% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 23.00%. China Information Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:CNIT) on 30 April, announced that it has completed its acquisition of Shenzhen Biznest Internet Software Co. Ltd. (Biznest), a cloud computing hardware and software company in China. As previously announced, the total consideration of the transaction is approximately $15 million, consisting of approximately $7.5 million to be paid in cash and 1,543,455 ordinary shares to be issued by the Company.

On last trading day The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW) moved up 1.01% to close at $51.24. Its volatility for the week is 1.20% 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 2.26%. Dow Microbial Control, a division of Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW) said it has joined the Bluesign system, a network of leading companies serving textile and apparel markets around the world.

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 $538.40. Gmail app users on Android smartphones will see a few enhancements to the Gmail app over the next few days. Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) has added some new awe-inspiring features in its Gmail app for Android.

North American Energy Partners Inc. (NYSE:NOA) has institutional ownership stands at 71.60%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $2.85. Zacks downgraded shares of North American Energy Partners Inc. (NYSE:NOA) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report issued on 11 May.

On last trading day Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) decreased -0.91% to close at $15.27. Its volatility for the week is 1.38% while volatility for the month is 1.45%. F’s sales growth for past 5 years was 4.40% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -1.40%. Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) monthly performance is -4.08%. DTE Energy Inc. has partnered with Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) and a Michigan farm to construct and run the two biggest solar arrays in the state, including a 1-megawatt project at Ford’s Dearborn headquarters, DTE said Thursday.

Active Stocks to Watch: Pacific Ethanol (NASDAQ:PEIX), Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F), Vipshop Holdings Limited (NYSE:VIPS), Cisco Systems (NASDAQ:CSCO), DepoMed (NASDAQ:DEPO)

On Wednesday shares of Pacific Ethanol, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEIX) closed at $13.40. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 28.50% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 20.00%. Pacific Ethanol, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEIX), on May 11 reported a loss of $4.4 million in its first quarter. On a per-share basis, the Sacramento, California-based company said it had a loss of 19 cents.

Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) in last trading activity fell -0.96% to close at $15.41. Company weekly performance is -0.45% while its quarterly performance stands at -4.28%. Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) is -11.88% away from its 52 week high. On Friday, June 5, Bob Shanks, Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) executive vice president and chief financial officer, will host a “Let’s Chat” forum to discuss key items of interest to the investment community.

On Wednesday shares of Vipshop Holdings Limited (NYSE:VIPS) closed at $26.66. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 322.60%. Chinese online discount retailer Vipshop Holdings Ltd (NYSE:VIPS) on Wednesday reported first-quarter net profit of RMB 367.5 million ($59.3), or RMB 0.61 ($0.10) per American depositary share. This compares with a profit of RMB 163.2 million, or RMB 0.27 per ADS last year.

Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) in last trading activity moved up 0.41% to close at $29.35. Company weekly performance is 1.31% while its quarterly performance stands at 9.82%. Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) is -2.43% away from its 52 week high. Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) in beat analysts’ estimates for fiscal third-quarter profit, a sign of stability as Chief Executive Officer John Chambers prepares to hand the reins to Chuck Robbins. Sales in the quarter ended April 25 increased 5.1 percent to $12.1 billion, with profit before certain costs of 54 cents a share, Cisco said Wednesday in a statement. Analysts projected sales of $12.07 billion and profit of 53 cents, according to the average of estimates compiled by Bloomberg.

DepoMed Inc. (NASDAQ:DEPO) has 0.50% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 97.00%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $19.90. Janney Capital upgraded DepoMed Inc (NASDAQ:DEPO) from Neutral to Buy with a price target of $25.50.

Investors Watch List: Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F), Dicerna Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:DRNA), Gartner Inc. (NYSE:IT), Metalico Inc. (NYSEMKT:MEA), ACADIA Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:ACAD)

On last trading day Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) decreased -0.96% to close at $15.41. Its volatility for the week is 1.48% while volatility for the month is 1.37%. F’s sales growth for past 5 years was 4.40% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -1.40%. Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) monthly performance is -2.60%. Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F)’S new Ferrari-fighting supercar has a staggering 10 million lines of computer code to get all its turbocharged power to the road.

Dicerna Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:DRNA) in last trading activity increased 5.32% to close at $21.59. Company weekly performance is 8.49% while its quarterly performance stands at -1.64%. Dicerna Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:DRNA) is -21.00% away from its 52 week high. Dicerna Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:DRNA) is scheduled to present new clinical data from a phase I study of DCR-MYC in patients with solid tumors, multiple myeloma, or lymphoma on June 1, 2015 at the 2015 American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting.

On last trading day Gartner Inc. (NYSE:IT) increased 2.93% to close at $86.20. Its volatility for the week is 2.18% while volatility for the month is 1.55%. IT’s sales growth for past 5 years was 12.10% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 19.00%. Gartner Inc. (NYSE:IT) monthly performance is 2.66%. Spikes Security, the isolation security company, announced that Gartner Inc. (NYSE:IT) has positioned the company as a Cool Vendor in its recently published “Cool Vendors in Security Infrastructure Protection, 2015” report.

Metalico Inc. (NYSEMKT:MEA) has 17.00% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 35.00%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $0.34. Zacks reiterated their sell rating on shares of Metalico Inc. (NYSE:MEA) in a research note released on 6 May.

On last trading day ACADIA Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:ACAD) increased 0.15% to close at $38.92. Its volatility for the week is 3.44% while volatility for the month is 3.98%. ACAD’s sales growth for past 5 years was -56.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 4.60%. ACADIA Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:ACAD) monthly performance is 5.73%. ACADIA Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:ACAD) on May 07, 2015, announced its unaudited financial consequences for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015. ACADIA reported a net loss of $40.4 million, or $0.40 per common share, for the first quarter of 2015 compared to a net loss of $17.8 million, or $0.19 per common share, for the first quarter of 2014.

Today’s Hot List: Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB), Hemispherx Biopharma (NYSEMKT:HEB), Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F), AerCap Holdings N.V. (NYSE:AER), Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ)

On Tuesday shares of Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) closed at $77.46. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 74.20% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 27.28%. Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) is reportedly testing out a new feature that would allow users to search for and share links directly from within the Facebook mobile app.

Hemispherx Biopharma, Inc. (NYSEMKT:HEB) in last trading activity advanced 3.08% to close at $0.27. Company weekly performance is -0.74% while its quarterly performance stands at 16.52%. Hemispherx Biopharma, Inc. (NYSEMKT:HEB) is -33.00% away from its 52 week high. Hemispherx Biopharma, Inc. (NYSEMKT:HEB) said its European subsidiary, Hemispherx Biopharma Europe N.V./S.A., received formal notification from the European Commission approving its Orphan Medicinal Product Application for Ampligen, an experimental therapeutic, to treat Ebola Virus Disease.

On last trading day Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) moved down -0.58% to close at $15.56. Its volatility for the week is 1.49% while volatility for the month is 1.34%. F’s sales growth for past 5 years was 4.40% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -1.40%. Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) monthly performance is -1.03%. Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) has issued another recall — its second — for its all-new aluminum-bodied F-150 pickup truck.

AerCap Holdings N.V. (NYSE:AER) has 0.40% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 33.80%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $48.48. AerCap Holdings NV (NYSE:AER) 104 aircraft transactions executed including the purchase of 17 aircraft with a value of $1.3 billion. Fleet utilization rate of 99.4%; 7.6 year average age of the owned fleet; and average remaining contracted lease term of 5.9 years.

On Tuesday shares of Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) closed at $100.47. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 3.70% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 5.13%. Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) said on 7 May, it has entered into a “first-of-its-kind partnership,” which enlists a third party to review requests made for compassionate use of its investigation medicines.

Eye Catching Stocks: Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F), CytRx Corporation (NASDAQ:CYTR), Seaboard Corp. (NYSEMKT:SEB), Comstock Mining (NYSEMKT:LODE), Rosetta Resources (NASDAQ:ROSE)

On last trading day Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) fell -0.13% to close at $15.65. Its volatility for the week is 1.69% while volatility for the month is 1.36%. F’s sales growth for past 5 years was 4.40% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -1.40%. Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) monthly performance is -1.45%Ford Motor Co. has donated $125,000 to sponsor teen safe driving classes throughout the country, including Delaware. The Detroit automobile manufacturer awarded the money to seven state highway safety offices for classes designed to provide safe driving tips to teenagers who recently earned their driving licenses. Ford Driving Skills for Life, a teen safe driving program launched by Ford, awarded the funds.

CytRx Corporation (NASDAQ:CYTR) in last trading activity moved down -0.49% to close at $4.07. Company weekly performance is -7.71% while its quarterly performance stands at 55.94%. CytRx Corporation (NASDAQ:CYTR) is -53.86% away from its 52 week high. CytRx Corporation (NASDAQ:CYTR) on May 04, 2015, declared an interim analysis from its two ongoing phase 1b aldoxorubicin combination studies pairing aldoxorubicin with either gemcitabine or ifosfamide. Both studies combine standard doses of gemcitabine or ifosfamide with escalating doses of aldoxorubicin.

On last trading day Seaboard Corp. (NYSEMKT:SEB) moved down -3.62% to close at $3488.80. Its volatility for the week is 3.28% while volatility for the month is 3.98%. SEB’s sales growth for past 5 years was 12.40% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 32.90%. Seaboard Corp. (NYSEMKT:SEB) monthly performance is -10.09%. Seaboard Corp. (NYSEMKT:SEB) on 8 May, reported first-quarter earnings of $33.4 million. The Shawnee Mission, Kansas-based company said it had net income of $28.49 per share. The pork production, processing and ocean transportation company posted revenue of $1.45 billion in the period. Seaboard shares have declined 14 percent since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Friday, shares hit $3,620, an increase of 54 percent in the last 12 months.

Comstock Mining, Inc. (NYSEMKT:LODE) has 4.20% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 36.60%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $0.75. Comstock Mining Inc. (NYSEMKT:LODE)‘s stock had its “hold” rating reiterated by Zacks
in a research report issued on 6 May.

On last trading day Rosetta Resources, Inc. (NASDAQ:ROSE) increased 27.16% to close at $24.58. Its volatility for the week is 7.87% while volatility for the month is 5.91%. ROSE’s sales growth for past 5 years was 34.70% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 26.10%. Rosetta Resources, Inc. (NASDAQ:ROSE) monthly performance is 14.01%. Noble Energy, Inc. has entered into a definitive merger agreement to acquire smaller Houston rival Rosetta Resources Inc. (NASDAQ:ROSE) in an all-stock transaction valued at $3.9 billion.

Investors Watch List: Calithera Biosciences (NASDAQ:CALA), Relypsa (NASDAQ:RLYP), DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc. (NASDAQ:DWA), Resolute Energy Corporation (NYSE:REN), Ford Motor (NYSE:F)

On Friday shares of Calithera Biosciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:CALA) closed at $13.87. Company’s EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 75.00%. Calithera Biosciences Inc (NADAQ:CALA) declared its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015. As of March 31, 2015, cash, cash equivalents and investments totaled $94.3 million. “During the first quarter, we continued to advance and expand our development pipeline,” said Susan Molineaux, PhD, President and Chief Executive Officer of Calithera.

Relypsa, Inc. (NASDAQ:RLYP) in last trading activity advanced 15.36% to close at $34.54. Company weekly performance is 13.96% while its quarterly performance stands at 5.56%. Relypsa, Inc. (NASDAQ:RLYP) is -18.27% away from its 52 week high. Relypsa, Inc. (NASDAQ:RLYP) reported financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2015. Net loss for the first quarter 2015 was $29.7 million, or $0.78 per share, compared to $16.1 million, or $0.54 per share, for the comparable period in 2014. Cash, cash equivalents and investments totaled $324.3 million at March 31, 2015, compared to $135.8 million at December 31, 2014. Shares outstanding as of March 31, 2015 were 41.4 million.

On last trading day DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc. (NASDAQ:DWA) decreased -0.41% to close at $24.24. Its volatility for the week is 4.29% while volatility for the month is 3.53%. DWA’s sales growth for past 5 years was -1.10% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -32.70%. DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc. (NASDAQ:DWA) monthly performance is -5.05%. On 30 April, DreamWorks Animation Inc. (NASDAQ:DWA) reported a worse-than-expected operating loss of $35.3 million or 64 cents per share, in the quarter ended March 31, 2015. The animation company, known for successful movie franchises such as Shrek, Madagascar, and Kung Fu Panda, is in the middle of massive restructuring and had to account for related charges of $31.9 million or a per share loss of $0.37. The charges break-up includes $6.1 million towards employee termination packages and other employee expenses; $9.3 million to pay for accelerated depreciation and amortization charges from closing down the Redwood City studio in California and $16.5 million went towards costs associated with cutting down its feature films slate for the year from three films to two.

Resolute Energy Corporation (NYSE:REN) has 5.40% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 81.60%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $1.27. Resolute Energy Corp (NYSE:REN)‘s stock had its “hold” rating reaffirmed by Zacks in a research note issued on Thursday.

On last trading day Ford Motor Co. (NYSE:F) advanced 1.03% to close at $15.67. Its volatility for the week is 1.60% while volatility for the month is 1.33%. F’s sales growth for past 5 years was 4.40% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -1.40%. Ford Motor Co. (NYSE:F) monthly performance is -0.83%. Ford Motor Co. (NYSE:F) said Monday it will bring back two popular trim levels on its 2016 Mustang, which will hit dealer lots in the third quarter of this year.

Active Watch List: Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F), Denbury Resources Inc. (NYSE:DNR), Magnum Hunter Resources Corp. (NYSE:MHR), Syngenta AG (NYSE:SYT), Goldcorp Inc. (NYSE:GG)

On Thursday shares of Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) closed at $15.51. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 4.40% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 17.93%. On May 01, Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) said it was expanding a recall to include 156,000 more vehicles to fix a potential door latch malfunction.

Denbury Resources Inc. (NYSE:DNR) in last trading activity fell -10.98% to close at $7.62. Company weekly performance is -13.51% while its quarterly performance stands at -13.68%. Denbury Resources Inc. (NYSE:DNR) is -58.30% away from its 52 week high. Denbury Resources Inc. (NYSE:DNR) on Wednesday reported a first-quarter loss of $107.7 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier.

On last trading day Magnum Hunter Resources Corp. (NYSE:MHR) fell -2.58% to close at $1.89. Its volatility for the week is 7.67% while volatility for the month is 7.75%. MHR’s sales growth for past 5 years was 124.90% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -26.00%. Magnum Hunter Resources Corp. (NYSE:MHR) monthly performance is -24.70%. On May 04, Magnum Hunter Resources Corporation (NYSE:MHR) said it will host a conference call on Monday, May 11, 2015, at 9:00 a.m. CT, to discuss its quarter ended March 31, 2015 financial and operating results.

On Thursday shares of Syngenta AG (NYSE:SYT) closed at $77.00. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 6.60% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 7.50%.
Noting media reports, Swiss crop chemicals firm Syngenta AG (NYSE:SYT) Friday confirmed that it has received an unsolicited proposal from Monsanto Co. to acquire the company at a price of 449 Swiss francs per Syngenta share with around 45 percent in cash.

On last trading day Goldcorp Inc. (NYSE:GG) advanced 0.28% to close at $18.14. Its volatility for the week is 3.15% while volatility for the month is 2.98%. GG’s sales growth for past 5 years was 4.80% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -20.16%. Goldcorp Inc. (NYSE:GG) monthly performance is -3.62%. Goldcorp (NYSE:GG)‘s stock had its “overweight” rating reaffirmed by equities researchers at Barclays in a research report issued on Thursday. They currently have a $25.00 target price on the stock.