Moving Stocks: Zafgen (NASDAQ:ZFGN), General Motors Company (NYSE:GM), Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL), Polypore International Inc. (NYSE:PPO), Excel Trust (NYSE:EXL)

On Monday shares of Zafgen, Inc. (NASDAQ:ZFGN) closed at $30.43. Zafgen, Inc. (Nasdaq:ZFGN) on 12 May, announced its first quarter 2015 financial results. Research and development expenses for the first quarter of 2015 were $10.2 million, compared to $3.3 million for the first quarter of 2014. The increase in research and development expenses for the quarter ended March 31, 2015 as compared to the first quarter of 2014 was primarily due to increased costs associated with the advancement of the Company’s beloranib program, ZGN-839 and other early stage development programs (consisting of our second-generation MetAP2 inhibitors).

General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) has 0.10% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 70.30%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $35.05. General Motors Co. (NYSE:GM) has been hiring in White Marsh as an electric vehicle goes on sale in Maryland, truck demand picks up and the company prepares for a yet-to-be-specified product launch.

On last trading day Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) increased 0.03% to close at $546.67. Its volatility for the week is 1.27% while volatility for the month is 1.69%. GOOGL’s sales growth for past 5 years was 22.80% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 14.70%. Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) monthly performance is 2.61%. Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) is looking to hire a graphic designer for a position it calls “Doodler.” That person will work with a team to create the image on Google’s homepage that changes almost daily, often to celebrate a holiday or highlight a historical event, CNN reports.

Polypore International Inc. (NYSE:PPO) has 0.60% insider ownership. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $59.86. 3M recently announced its decision to acquire Polypore International Inc. (NYSE:PPO)’s Separations Media business for $1 billion cash. The acquired business provides micro-porous membranes and modules for filtration in the life sciences, industrial and specialty segments.

On last trading day Excel Trust, Inc. (NYSE:EXL) advanced 0.25% to close at $15.93. Its volatility for the week is 0.23% while volatility for the month is 0.22%. EXL’s sales growth for past 5 years was 92.00% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -40.60%. Excel Trust, Inc. (NYSE:EXL) monthly performance is 0.57%. Excel Trust, Inc. (NYSE:EXL)’s stock carries a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy).

Stock Runners: Banro Corporation (NYSEMKT:BAA), Brainstorm Cell Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:BCLI), General Motors Company (NYSE:GM), CSX Corp. (NYSE:CSX), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM)

On Friday shares of Banro Corporation (NYSEMKT:BAA) closed at $0.31. On May 13, Banro Corporation (NYSEMKT:BAA) announced its financial and operating results for the first quarter of 2015. Record Q1 2015 revenue of $41 million, a 35% increase over Q1 2014 ($30 million); 39% increase in gold ounces sold. Gross earnings from operations of $17 million, a 177% increase over Q1 2014 ($6 million).

Brainstorm Cell Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:BCLI) in last trading activity decreased -1.08% to close at $3.66. Company weekly performance is 0.27% while its quarterly performance stands at -5.18%. Brainstorm Cell Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:BCLI) is -56.79% away from its 52 week high. On May 14, Brainstorm Cell Therapeutics (NASDAQ:BCLI) reported Q1 EPS of ($0.12), $0.01 better than the analyst estimate of ($0.13).

On Friday shares of General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) closed at $34.91. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 8.30% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 18.16%. General Motors (NYSE:GM) said Thursday that it will invest $1 billion in its Warren Technical Center campus, creating about 2,600 new jobs to support future business growth at the National Historic Landmark site.

CSX Corp. (NYSE:CSX) in last trading activity moved up 1.72% to close at $35.50. Company weekly performance is -3.22% while its quarterly performance stands at -1.16%. CSX Corp. (NYSE:CSX) is -6.13% away from its 52 week high. On May 14, CSX Corp. (NYSE:CSX) Chief Financial Officer Fredrik Eliasson discussed the company’s performance and second quarter volume and earnings projections at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2015 Transportation Conference in Boston.

On last trading day JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) decreased -0.26% to close at $65.88. Its volatility for the week is 0.95% while volatility for the month is 1.44%. JPM’s sales growth for past 5 years was -4.90% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 18.80%. JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) monthly performance is 3.24%. JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) declared dividends on the outstanding shares of the following preferred stock issue: Fixed-to-Floating Rate Non-Cumulative Preferred Stock, Series V in the amount of $250.00 per share (which is equivalent to $25.00 per related Depositary Share). The dividend is payable July 1, 2015 to stockholders of record at the close of business on June 1, 2015.

Today’s Stocks: ProQR Therapeutics N.V. (NASDAQ:PRQR), Frontier Communications Corporation (NASDAQ:FTR), National American University Holdings (NASDAQ:NAUH), AstraZeneca PLC (NYSE:AZN), General Motors (NYSE:GM)

On Tuesday shares of ProQR Therapeutics N.V. (NASDAQ:PRQR) closed at $19.61. ProQR Therapeutics N.V. (NASDAQ:PRQR), announced that the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders will be held on Wednesday, June 10, 2015 at 16:00 CET, at Naturalis Biodiversity Center at Darwinweg 2, 2333 CR Leiden, the Netherlands.

Frontier Communications Corporation (NASDAQ:FTR) in last trading activity fell -2.40% to close at $5.70. Company weekly performance is -15.43% while its quarterly performance stands at -30.02%. Frontier Communications Corporation (NASDAQ:FTR) is -31.67% away from its 52 week high. Frontier Communications Corporation (NASDAQ:FTR) announced that the Federal Trade Commission has granted early termination of the required waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, as amended, with respect to Frontier’s proposed acquisition of Verizon’s wireline operations providing services to residential, commercial and wholesale customers in California, Florida and Texas. The definitive agreement between Frontier and Verizon was announced February 5, 2015.

On last trading day National American University Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:NAUH) increased 5.70% to close at $3.34. Its volatility for the week is 3.54% while volatility for the month is 3.38%. NAUH’s sales growth for past 5 years was 15.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -18.10%. National American University Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:NAUH) monthly performance is 2.14%. National American University Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:NAUH) announced that the Company’s Board of Directors declared a cash dividend in the amount of $0.045 per share on all shares of the Company’s common stock outstanding and of record as of the close of business on June 30, 2015, to be paid on or about July 10, 2015. The Company operates on a May 31st fiscal year.

AstraZeneca PLC (NYSE:AZN) has institutional ownership stands at 7.40%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $69.02. Credit Suisse reaffirmed their neutral rating on shares of AstraZeneca plc (NYSE:AZN) in a report issued on Tuesday.

On Tuesday shares of General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) closed at $34.74. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 8.30% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 18.16%. General Motors (NYSE:GM) said it has recalled 437,045, 2011-2012 model year Chevrolet Malibus in the U.S. because the flexible steel cable that connects the safety belt to the vehicle can fatigue and separate over time as a result of occupant movement in the seat. The total recall is 468,887 including Canada, Mexico and exports.

Why Need to Watch: Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR), General Motors Company (NYSE:GM), Corporate Office Properties Trust (NYSE:OFC), Google (NASDAQ:GOOGL), Genocea Biosciences (NASDAQ:GNCA)

On Tuesday shares of Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR) closed at $60.18. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 4.10% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 7.55%. Emerson Electric Co (NYSE:EMR) declared the regular quarterly cash dividend of forty-seven cents ($0.47) per share of common stock payable June 10, 2015, to stockholders of record May 15, 2015.

General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) has 0.10% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 69.10%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $34.74. General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) said on Tuesday it was cutting vehicle prices on 40 models in China after sales fell.

On last trading day Corporate Office Properties Trust (NYSE:OFC) remains unchanged to close at $26.46. Its volatility for the week is 2.05% while volatility for the month is 1.73%. OFC’s sales growth for past 5 years was -4.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -15.80%. Corporate Office Properties Trust (NYSE:OFC) monthly performance is -8.35%. The Board of Trustees of Corporate Office Properties Trust (NYSE:OFC) declared a quarterly dividend of $0.275 per Common Share of beneficial interest for the second quarter 2015, payable on July 15, 2015, to shareholders of record on June 30, 2015.

On last trading day Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) fell -1.29% to close at $538.73. Its volatility for the week is 1.64% while volatility for the month is 1.81%. GOOGL’s sales growth for past 5 years was 22.80% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 14.70%. Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) monthly performance is -1.81%. On Tuesday, Google Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOGL) announced that it has expanded its Android One program to Turkey. This marks the first European country to be included in Google’s efforts to capture the smartphone market in developing countries through low-cost Android devices.

On last trading day Genocea Biosciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GNCA) moved up 1.19% to close at $9.36. Its volatility for the week is 7.42% while volatility for the month is 7.10%. Genocea Biosciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GNCA) monthly performance is -31.08%. Genocea Biosciences Inc. (NASDAQ:GNCA) on 7 May, reported recent corporate highlights and financial results for the first quarter ended March 31 2015. Cash cash equivalents and marketable securities as of March 31 2015 were $84.5 million compared to $47.1 million as of December 31 2014. The increase was as a result of Genocea’s public offering in March 2015 which raised net proceeds of $48.4 million. Genocea expects that these funds will be sufficient to fund its operating expenses and capital expenditure requirements through the third quarter of 2016.

Big Movers: Glori Energy Technology Inc. (NASDAQ:GLRI), General Motors Company (NYSE:GM), Alimera Sciences (NASDAQ:ALIM), Selectica (NASDAQ:SLTC), The Estee Lauder Companies (NYSE:EL)

On Monday shares of Glori Energy Technology Inc. (NASDAQ:GLRI) closed at $1.86. Zacks downgraded shares of Glori Energy Tech Inc, (NASDAQ:GLRI) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note released on 6 May.

General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) in last trading activity decreased -0.28% to close at $35.22. Company weekly performance is -0.51% while its quarterly performance stands at -1.36%. General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) is -9.67% away from its 52 week high. General Motors Company (NYSE:GM)’ compensation fund said it had approved the 100th death claim tied to faulty ignition switches. The toll far exceeds the 13 victims that GM had said last year were the only known fatalities linked to ignitions that could suddenly cut off engine power and disable airbags.

On last trading day Alimera Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:ALIM) decreased -1.53% to close at $4.51. Its volatility for the week is 5.87% while volatility for the month is 6.23%. ALIM’s EPS growth for past 5 years was 51.70%. Alimera Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:ALIM) monthly performance is -3.22%. Alimera Sciences Inc. (NASDAQ:ALIM) on 7 May, reported a loss of $9.8 million in its first quarter. The Alpharetta, Georgia-based company said it had a loss of 22 cents per share. Losses, adjusted for non-recurring gains, were 27 cents per share. The eye drug developer posted revenue of $3.9 million in the period. In the final minutes of trading on Thursday, the company’s shares hit $4.47. A year ago, they were trading at $5.72.

Selectica, Inc. (NASDAQ:SLTC) has 4.60% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 29.10%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $5.99. On 5 May, Selectica, Inc. (NASDAQ:SLTC) declared that it will be working with Kellogg, one of the world’s leading consumer packaged goods companies. Kellogg has chosen Selectica SmartContract® to automate its contract lifecycle processes enterprise-wide and ensure visibility into contract milestones.

On last trading day The Estee Lauder Companies Inc. (NYSE:EL) decreased -0.57% to close at $87.92. Its volatility for the week is 2.30% while volatility for the month is 1.54%. EL’s sales growth for past 5 years was 8.40% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 41.00%. The Estee Lauder Companies Inc. (NYSE:EL) monthly performance is 5.37%. On 6 May, The Estee Lauder Companies Inc. (NYSE:EL) said it would focus on younger consumers to turn around its legacy brands, Clinique and Estee Lauder, and spend on launching new products and improving its distribution to boost revenue growth.

News Buzz: General Motors Company (NYSE:GM), Planar Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:PLNR), Golden Star Resources, (NYSEMKT:GSS), Enzo Biochem Inc. (NYSE:ENZ), INSYS Therapeutics (NASDAQ:INSY)

On Friday shares of General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) closed at $35.32. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 8.30% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 18.16%. General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) will invest $174 million in its Fairfax plant in Kansas City, Kansas, to pay for new equipment and technology to produce the 2016 Malibu, company officials announced Monday.

Planar Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:PLNR) in last trading activity moved down -23.26% to close at $4.75. Company weekly performance is -21.49% while its quarterly performance stands at -30.15%. Planar Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:PLNR) is -48.20% away from its 52 week high. Planar Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:PLNR) on Thursday reported fiscal second-quarter earnings of $1.6 million. On a per-share basis, the Beaverton, Oregon-based company said it had net income of 7 cents. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, were 8 cents per share.

On last trading day Golden Star Resources, Ltd. (NYSEMKT:GSS) advanced 14.21% to close at $0.26. Its volatility for the week is 9.20% while volatility for the month is 6.26%. GSS’s sales growth for past 5 years was -3.90% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -41.10%. Golden Star Resources, Ltd. (NYSEMKT:GSS) monthly performance is 17.27%. Golden Star Resources, Ltd. (NYSEMKT:GSS) announces that it has filed a technical report, prepared in accordance with National Instrument 43-101 regarding a Feasibility Study on the development of an underground mining operation at its currently operating Wassa open pit mine in Ghana.

Enzo Biochem Inc. (NYSE:ENZ) has 17.52% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 54.70%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $2.56. Enzo Biochem (NYSE:ENZ) was downgraded by Zacks from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report issued on Monday.

On last trading day INSYS Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:INSY) advanced 0.78% to close at $55.58. Its volatility for the week is 4.46% while volatility for the month is 5.62%. INSY’s EPS growth for past 5 years was 17.30%. INSYS Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:INSY) monthly performance is -4.02%. On May 7, Insys Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:INSY) announced its financial results for the three-month period ended March 31, 2015. Total net revenue increased to $70.8 million versus $41.6 million for the first quarter of 2014; and net income of $8.0 million, or $0.23 per basic and $0.21 per diluted share, compared to net income of $7.7 million, or $0.23 per basic and $0.21 per diluted share, for the first quarter of 2014.

Traders Are Watching: Autohome Inc. (NYSE:ATHM), JA Solar Holdings Co., (NASDAQ:JASO), Sun Life Financial Inc. (NYSE:SLF), SunEdison (NYSE:SUNE), General Motors (NYSE:GM)

On Wednesday shares of Autohome Inc. (NYSE:ATHM) closed at $50.12. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 70.50% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 37.25%. Zacks upgraded shares of Autohome Inc. (NASDAQ:ATHM) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report issued on Wednesday. They currently have $56.00 target price on the stock.

On Wednesday shares of JA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd. (NASDAQ:JASO) closed at $9.78. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 24.50% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 22.00%. JA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd. (NASDAQ:JASO) announced that it will hold a conference call on Monday, May 18, 2015, at 8:00 a.m. U.S. Eastern Time (8:00 p.m. Beijing/Hong Kong Time), to discuss the Company’s first quarter 2015 results.

On last trading day Sun Life Financial Inc. (NYSE:SLF) moved up 1.99% to close at $33.31. Its volatility for the week is 1.73% while volatility for the month is 1.69%. SLF’s sales growth for past 5 years was -1.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -7.00%. Sun Life Financial Inc. (NYSE:SLF) monthly performance is 5.75%. Sun Life Financial Inc. (NYSE:SLF) reported first-quarter 2015 operating net income of $352.7 million (C$446 million), down 13.5% year over year. Net premium and deposits were $29.1 billion (C$36.7 billion), down 1.1% year over year. Adjusted revenues (adjusted for premiums and deposits for the impact of constant currency adjustment, and reinsurance in SLF Canada’s GB operations) came in at $4.5 billion (C$5.7 billion), down 11% year over year. Total company wealth sales were $26.4 billion (C$33.4 billion), down 3.2% year over year. Total company life and health sales were $354 million (C$448 million), up 9.3% year over year.

On last trading day SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE:SUNE) decreased -0.84% to close at $24.83. Its volatility for the week is 3.46% while volatility for the month is 3.05%. SUNE’s sales growth for past 5 years was 16.40% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -70.00%. SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE:SUNE) monthly performance is -1.90%. SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE:SUNE) has been awarded an 86 megawatts (MW) DC solar photovoltaic project in South Africa during the fourth bid round of the Renewable Energy IPP Procurement Program organized by South Africa’s Department of Energy. The 86 MW award represents 20% of the total solar allocated to preferred bidders in this round.

General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) has 0.10% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 69.00%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $34.77. General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) has selected tuned Michelin Pilot Super Sport ultra-high performance tires as the exclusive fitment for the 2016 Cadillac ATS-V, according to Michelin North America Inc.

Stocks in News: Eagle Rock Energy Partners, L.P. (NASDAQ:EROC), General Motors Company (NYSE:GM), Potbelly Corporation (NASDAQ:PBPB), JetBlue Airways (NASDAQ:JBLU), Nxstage Medical (NASDAQ:NXTM)

On Friday shares of Eagle Rock Energy Partners, L.P. (NASDAQ:EROC) closed at $2.47. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -12.20% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as -7.00%. Zacks reissued their hold rating on shares of Eagle Rock Energy Partners, L.P. (NASDAQ:EROC) in a research note released on Friday morning.

General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) in last trading activity increased 1.03% to close at $35.42. Company weekly performance is -0.48% while its quarterly performance stands at 9.48%. General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) is -9.16% away from its 52 week high. General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) aims to grab at least 5 percent market share in India within the next decade, as it sees that market overtaking Japan as the world’s third biggest with projected annual sales of 8 million vehicles by 2025.

On last trading day Potbelly Corporation (NASDAQ:PBPB) decreased -2.60% to close at $14.62. Its volatility for the week is 3.85% while volatility for the month is 3.07%. PBPB’s sales growth for past 5 years was 8.80% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 16.60%. Potbelly Corporation (NASDAQ:PBPB) monthly performance is 5.41%. Potbelly Corporation (NASDAQ:PBPB) announced the promotion of Julie Younglove-Webb as its new Senior Vice President of Operations, effective May 1, 2015. Ms. Younglove-Webb will oversee all aspects of company operations.

JetBlue Airways Corporation (NASDAQ:JBLU) has 0.60% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 95.60%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $21.56. On April 30, JetBlue Airways (NASDAQ:JBLU) launched service to its latest destination, Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport (CLE), with twice daily flights from Boston Logan International Airport (BOS) and daily flights from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL). Today, the airline also introduced daily flights from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood to Detroit’s Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW).

On last trading day Nxstage Medical, Inc. (NASDAQ:NXTM) decreased -0.33% to close at $18.27. Its volatility for the week is 3.43% while volatility for the month is 2.65%. NXTM’s sales growth for past 5 years was 15.20% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 16.00%. Nxstage Medical, Inc. (NASDAQ:NXTM) monthly performance is 4.40%. On April 30, 2015 NxStage® Kidney Care, Inc. (NxKC), a subsidiary of NxStage® Medical, Inc. (NASDAQ:NXTM), announced the opening of a new dialysis center in Parkland, Florida. Like the Company’s other Florida centers located in Jacksonville and Orlando, NxKC Parkland offers patients with renal failure flexible and customized therapy options managed by a team of highly trained nurses and medical professionals.

Market Movers: BP p.l.c. (NYSE:BP), International Shipholding Corp. (NYSE:ISH), General Motors Company (NYSE:GM), Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON), Post Properties Inc. (NYSE:PPS)

On Friday shares of BP p.l.c. (NYSE:BP) closed at $43.23. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 8.10% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 8.30%. Announced April 28,that BP p.l.c. (NYSE:BP)’s first-quarter replacement cost (RC) profit was $2,103 million, compared with $3,475 million a year ago. After adjusting for a net charge for non-operating items of $413 million and net unfavourable fair value accounting effects of $61 million (both on a post-tax basis), underlying RC profit for the first quarter was $2,577 million, compared with $3,225 million for the same period in 2014.

On last trading day International Shipholding Corp. (NYSE:ISH) fell -3.37% to close at $10.61. Its volatility for the week is 3.39% while volatility for the month is 2.88%. ISH’s sales growth for past 5 years was -5.00% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -27.90%. International Shipholding Corp. (NYSE:ISH) monthly performance is -13.46%. International Shipholding Corp. (NYSE:ISH) on April 29, reported a loss of $4.5 million in its first quarter. On a per-share basis, the Mobile, Alabama-based company said it had a loss of 79 cents.
On Friday shares of General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) closed at $35.42. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 8.30% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 18.16%. General Motors Co. (NYSE:GM) said April 30, it will invest $5.4 billion in U.S. plants during the next three years. The automaker also said it will cut about 1,000 jobs at the Oshawa plant in Canada, where production of the Chevrolet Camaro will be discontinued on November 20, 2015.

Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON) in last trading activity advanced 3.93% to close at $118.44. Company weekly performance is -0.02% while its quarterly performance stands at 0.83%. Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON) is -6.50% away from its 52 week high. A combination of Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON) and Syngenta AG would set the stage for even more mergers and acquisitions. Monsanto has approached Syngenta about a takeover that would create a giant in the market for seeds and crop chemicals with more than $30 billion in revenue. Getting a deal approved by regulators won’t be easy — and may not happen at all. To address antitrust issues and help its case, Monsanto has planned for a deal to include a sale of parts of the combined business, a person familiar with the matter has said.

On last trading day Post Properties Inc. (NYSE:PPS) fell -0.73% to close at $56.75. Its volatility for the week is 2.30% while volatility for the month is 1.56%. PPS’s sales growth for past 5 years was 6.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 30.90%. Post Properties Inc. (NYSE:PPS) monthly performance is 0.85%. Post Properties, Inc. (NYSE:PPS) will release its first quarter earnings after the market closes on Monday, May 4, and hold its quarterly conference call on Tuesday, May 5, at 10:00 a.m. ET.

Momentum Stocks: Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG), Cytokinetics, Incorporated (NASDAQ:CYTK), General Motors Company (NYSE:GM), Telephone & Data Systems Inc. (NYSE:TDS), Media General (NYSE:MEG)

On Friday shares of Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG) closed at $110.55. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 23.30% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 25.46%. Celgene Corp (NASDAQ:CELG) reported net product sales of $2,055 million for the first quarter of 2015. Net product sales grew 20 percent from the same period in 2014 with operational growth of 22 percent. The negative net impact of currency on net product sales was 2 percent. First quarter total revenue increased 20 percent to $2,081 million compared to $1,730 million in the first quarter of 2014.

Cytokinetics, Incorporated (NASDAQ:CYTK) in last trading activity moved down -10.17% to close at $5.65. Company weekly performance is -22.07% while its quarterly performance stands at -20.31%. Cytokinetics, Incorporated (NASDAQ:CYTK) is -34.38% away from its 52 week high. Zacks has also taken action a number of other stocks recently. The firm downgraded shares of Cytokinetics, Incorporated (NASDAQ:CYTK) from a buy rating to a hold rating.

General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) has 0.10% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 68.80%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $35.42. General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) Korea said Monday that it will launch the next generation Chevrolet Volt here in 2016. The car is an extended range electric vehicle that can go up to 80 kilometers using its battery and up to 676 kilometers combined with a single charge and gasoline fill up.

Telephone & Data Systems Inc. (NYSE:TDS) has 0.70% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 86.90%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $28.81. Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. (TDI, TDS) reported first-quarter net income available to common shareholders of $145.7 million or $1.33 per share, compared to $18.2 million or $0.16 per share, prior year. Revenue increased to $1.25 billion from $1.20 billion last year. Analysts polled by Thomson Reuters expected revenue of $1.30 billion for the quarter.

On last trading day Media General, Inc. (NYSE:MEG) moved down -0.12% to close at $16.87. Its volatility for the week is 2.47% while volatility for the month is 2.57%. MEG’s sales growth for past 5 years was 0.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 18.00%. Media General, Inc. (NYSE:MEG) monthly performance is -1.35%. Media General, Inc. (NYSE:MEG) will report its first quarter 2015 earnings results before the market opens on May 7, 2015. The Company will host a conference call to discuss the earnings release that morning at 9:00 a.m. (ET).