5 Stocks: Cempra (NASDAQ:CEMP), Oncolytics Biotech Inc. (NASDAQ:ONCY), Southwest Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:OKSB), Bitauto Holdings Limited (NYSE:BITA), Martin Marietta Materials Inc. (NYSE:MLM

Cempra Inc. (NASDAQ:CEMP) reported a loss of $16.9 million in its fourth quarter The Chapel Hill, North Carolina-based company said it had a loss of 46 cents per share. The results met Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was also for a loss of 46 cents per share. The drugmaker posted revenue of $2.5 million in the period, which missed Street forecasts. Analysts expected $3.5 million, according to Zacks. On Thursday shares of Cempra, Inc. (NASDAQ:CEMP) closed at $32.05.

On 18 February, Oncolytics Biotech® Inc. (NASDAQ:ONCY) announced that enrollment has been completed in a randomized Phase II study of REOLYSIN® in patients with advanced or metastatic colorectal cancer (IND 210). Oncolytics Biotech Inc. (NASDAQ:ONCY) in last trading activity moved up 14.93% to close at $0.77. Company weekly performance is 10.00% while its quarterly performance stands at 10.00%. Oncolytics Biotech Inc. (NASDAQ:ONCY) is -62.80% away from its 52 week high.

Southwest Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:OKSB), announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a new stock repurchase program for one year effective as of the earlier of: the date Southwest completes its repurchase of all of the shares of Southwest’s common stock that it is authorized to purchase under its current stock repurchase program that became effective as of August 14, 2014; and August 14, 2015, which is the original expiration date of the current program. On last trading day Southwest Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:OKSB) moved up 0.79% to close at $16.55. Its volatility for the week is 2.11% while volatility for the month is 2.22%. OKSB’s sales growth for past 5 years was -13.70% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 12.30%. Southwest Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:OKSB) monthly performance is 7.12%.

On 18 February, Bitauto Holdings Limited (NYSE:BITA), announced it successfully closed the transaction, previously announced on January 9, 2015, with JD.com, Inc. and Tencent Holdings Limited. Bitauto Holdings Limited (NYSE:BITA) institutional ownership stands at 47.20%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $64.96.

Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. (NYSE:MLM), Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.40 (forty cents) per share on the Corporation’s common stock. This dividend, which represents a cash dividend of $1.60 per share on an annualized basis, is payable March 31, 2015, to shareholders of record at the close of business on March 2, 2015. On last trading day Martin Marietta Materials Inc. (NYSE:MLM) moved down -0.60% to close at $141.63. Its volatility for the week is 1.90% while volatility for the month is 3.44%. MLM’s sales growth for past 5 years was 13.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 8.30%. Martin Marietta Materials Inc. (NYSE:MLM) monthly performance is 26.94%.

Notable Ups And Down: PulteGroup (NYSE:PHM), Martin Marietta Materials Inc. (NYSE:MLM), Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (NASDAQ:LGND), Comcast (NASDAQ:CMCSA), Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (NASDAQ:HMHC)

On 29 January, PulteGroup, Inc. (NYSE:PHM) announced financial results for its fourth quarter ended December 31, 2014. For the quarter, PulteGroup reported net income of $217 million, or $0.58 per share. Net income for the period reflects $50 million, or $0.13 per share, of income tax expense. Prior year net income of $220 million, or $0.57 per share, reflects $12 million, or $0.03 per share, of income tax expense. On Tuesday shares of PulteGroup, Inc. (NYSE:PHM) closed at $22.77. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 7.30% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 7.54%.

Martin Marietta Materials Inc. (NYSE:MLM) reported fourth quarter earnings per share from continuing operations of $0.94 Tuesday morning, compared to $0.78 last year. Analysts expected EPS of $0.82. Martin Marietta Materials Inc. (NYSE:MLM) in last trading activity advanced 15.17% to close at $137.24. Company weekly performance is 19.13% while its quarterly performance stands at 11.20%. Martin Marietta Materials Inc. (NYSE:MLM) is 1.27% away from its 52 week high.

On 9 February, Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (NASDAQ:LGND) reported in-line fourth quarter earnings. Both our consensus estimates and the company’s reported EPS is at 48 cents (including stock-based compensation expense). On last trading day Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (NASDAQ:LGND) advanced 3.13% to close at $56.26. Its volatility for the week is 6.61% while volatility for the month is 5.44%. LGND’s sales growth for past 5 years was 12.40% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 15.70%. Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (NASDAQ:LGND) monthly performance is 2.38%.

Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) announced that, on Tuesday March 3, 2015, Michael Angelakis, Vice Chairman and Chief Financial Officer of Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) will participate in Morgan Stanley’s 2015 Technology, Media & Telecom Conference in San Francisco, California. On last trading day Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) advanced 0.56% to close at $57.41. Its volatility for the week is 2.16% while volatility for the month is 2.17%. CMCSA’s sales growth for past 5 years was 13.40% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 24.40%. Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) monthly performance is 1.99%.

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Company (NASDAQ:HMHC) announced that it will release fourth quarter and full year 2014 financial and operating results on Thursday, February 26, 2015, before the market opens. On last trading day Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Company (NASDAQ:HMHC) remains unchanged to close at $20.00. Its volatility for the week is 2.23% while volatility for the month is 2.56%. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Company (NASDAQ:HMHC) monthly performance is 5.99%.

Best Stocks: Diana Containerships Inc. (NASDAQ:DCIX), Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX), Calgon Carbon (NYSE:CCC), The New York Times Company (NYSE:NYT), Martin Marietta Materials (NYSE:MLM)

Diana Containerships Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of containerships, announced that its financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2014 are scheduled to be released before the opening of the U.S. financial markets on Friday, February 27, 2015. On Tuesday shares of Diana Containerships Inc. (NASDAQ:DCIX) closed at $2.33. Company’s EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 10.00%.

On 22 January, Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) has agreed to sell liquefied natural gas (LNG) from its $54bn Gorgon project in Australia to SK LNG Trading. Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) in last trading activity moved down -0.57% to close at $108.26. Company weekly performance is 1.68% while its quarterly performance stands at -5.73%. Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) is -18.43% away from its 52 week high.

Topeka Capital Markets reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of Calgon Carbon (NYSE:CCC) in a report released on Monday. Topeka Capital Markets currently has a $27.00 price objective on the stock. On last trading day Calgon Carbon Corporation (NYSE:CCC) increased 0.57% to close at $19.57. Its volatility for the week is 2.70% while volatility for the month is 2.45%. CCC’s sales growth for past 5 years was 6.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 9.20%. Calgon Carbon Corporation (NYSE:CCC) monthly performance is -4.02%.

The New York Times Company (NYSE:NYT) on 16 January unveiled a complete overhaul of The New York Times Store (NYTimes.com/store), its online destination for shoppers seeking unique and historic gifts, as well as exclusive New York Times branded merchandise. The New York Times Company (NYSE:NYT) has 13.30% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 77.60%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $13.13.

Martin Marietta Materials Inc. (NYSE:MLM) which hopes to build asphalt and concrete plants at a site off U.S. 34 east of Loveland, has scheduled an open house Tuesday to share information about the proposal. The event will take place 4-7 p.m. in the Best Western Plus Crossroads Inn and Conference Center’s Vista Room, 5542 E. Eisenhower Blvd. in Loveland. On last trading day Martin Marietta Materials Inc. (NYSE:MLM) moved down -0.76% to close at $111.57. Its volatility for the week is 2.79% while volatility for the month is 2.80%. MLM’s sales growth for past 5 years was 0.40% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -8.30%. Martin Marietta Materials Inc. (NYSE:MLM) monthly performance is -0.11%.

Top Stocks: Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS), Changyou.com Limited (NASDAQ:CYOU), Martin Marietta Materials Inc. (NYSE:MLM), TrustCo Bank Corp. NY (NASDAQ:TRST), China Jo-Jo Drugstores (NASDAQ:CJJD)

Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) reports its quarterly and yearly earnings on Jan. 20, after the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday. On Tuesday shares of Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) closed at $36.03. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 183.00% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 24.94%.

Changyou.Com Ltd (NASDAQ:CYOU) has earned an average rating of “Sell” from the seven brokerages that are currently covering the company. Changyou.com Limited (NASDAQ:CYOU) in last trading activity increased 5.69% to close at $27.12. Company weekly performance is 2.61% while its quarterly performance stands at 35.19%. Changyou.com Limited (NASDAQ:CYOU) is -15.96% away from its 52 week high.

Zacks upgraded shares of Martin Marietta Materials (NYSE:MLM) from an underperform rating to a neutral rating in a report issued on Tuesday, 1 January 2015. On last trading day Martin Marietta Materials Inc. (NYSE:MLM) moved down -1.22% to close at $108.75. Its volatility for the week is 3.45% while volatility for the month is 3.31%. MLM’s sales growth for past 5 years was 0.40% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -8.30%. Martin Marietta Materials Inc. (NYSE:MLM) monthly performance is -2.42%.

TrustCo Bank Corp. NY (NASDAQ:TRST), a Glenville, N.Y.-based holding company for Trustco Bank, named Michael Ozimek CFO. TrustCo Bank Corp. NY (NASDAQ:TRST) has 1.10% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 59.80%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $6.70.

Frank Zhao, chief financial officer at pharmacy chain China Jo-Jo Drugstores Inc, said the CFDA had was reviewing the list of prescription drugs for sale online. On last trading day China Jo-Jo Drugstores, Inc. (NASDAQ:CJJD) moved down -15.51% to close at $2.67. Its volatility for the week is 16.05% while volatility for the month is 12.49%. CJJD’s EPS growth for past 5 years was 0.00%. China Jo-Jo Drugstores, Inc. (NASDAQ:CJJD) monthly performance is 27.14%.

Stocks to Watch: Rexahn Pharmaceuticals (NYSEMKT:RNN), PetroQuest Energy (NYSE:PQ), Martin Marietta Materials (NYSE:MLM), Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE), JB Hunt Transport Services (NASDAQ:JBHT)

Rexahn Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSEMKT:RNN) announced the online publication of preclinical results for RX-3117 in the peer reviewed medical journal, Anticancer Research, in an article titled, “A Novel Cytidine Analog, RX-3117, Shows Potent Efficacy in Xenograft Models, Even in Tumors that are Resistant to Gemcitabine”. On Friday shares of Rexahn Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSEMKT:RNN) closed at $0.92.

Florida Power & Light paints a glowing portrait of a proposal to charge customers some $191 million a year over decades as an investment in natural gas purchases from an Oklahoma company engaged in fracking. FPL contends the joint-venture investment in PetroQuest Energy Inc. (NYSE:PQ) will save customers around $52 million by securing fuel at a set cost for the lifetime of the natural gas wells, which the company says are already in production. PetroQuest Energy Inc. (NYSE:PQ) in last trading activity moved up 6.62% to close at $3.38. Company weekly performance is -9.14% while its quarterly performance stands at -25.55%. PetroQuest Energy Inc. (NYSE:PQ) is -56.78% away from its 52 week high.

Zacks upgraded shares of Martin Marietta Materials (NYSE:MLM)from an underperform rating to a neutral rating in a report issued on Tuesday, 30 December 2014. On last trading day Martin Marietta Materials Inc. (NYSE:MLM) fell -1.90% to close at $109.78. Its volatility for the week is 3.52% while volatility for the month is 3.25%. MLM’s sales growth for past 5 years was 0.40% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -8.30%. Martin Marietta Materials Inc. (NYSE:MLM) monthly performance is -4.34%.

Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) is working on a new drug for treatment of breast cancer. The drug is called palbociclib. Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) is currently having talks with the FDA of US to get them to approve the drug early. The FDA accepted the application of palbociclib in October 2014. On Friday shares of Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) closed at $32.65. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 1.30% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 1.35%.

According to the information disclosed by the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing, the EVP, Intermodal of JB Hunt Transport Services Inc. (NASDAQ:JBHT), Matthews Terrence D, had purchased 21,726 shares in a transaction dated on December 11, 2014. The transaction was executed at $81.01 per share with total amount equaling $1,760,023. On last trading day JB Hunt Transport Services Inc. (NASDAQ:JBHT) fell -0.55% to close at $80.81. Its volatility for the week is 1.87% while volatility for the month is 1.81%. JBHT’s sales growth for past 5 years was 8.40% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 13.00%. JB Hunt Transport Services Inc. (NASDAQ:JBHT) monthly performance is 0.47%.

5 Stock in Different Moves: Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA), Dick’s Sporting Goods Inc. (NYSE:DKS), Spirit Realty Capital (NYSE:SRC), Martin Marietta Materials (NYSE:MLM), CVGW

Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) SVP Arthur R. Block sold 7,407 shares of the company’s stock on the open market in a transaction dated Thursday, December 18th. The shares were sold at an average price of $55.21, for a total value of $408,940.47. Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) in last trading activity fell -0.09% to close at $55.18. Company weekly performance is -5.90% while its quarterly performance stands at 4.09%. Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) is -6.58% away from its 52 week high.

Dick’s Sporting Goods (NYSE:DKS) gained on rumors it is in preliminary talks with private equity firms regarding a LBO. In the view of analyst Mike Baker of Deutsche Bank, it could be acquired in the mid $60 per share range. On last trading day Dick’s Sporting Goods Inc. (NYSE:DKS) moved up 11.72% to close at $55.01. Its volatility for the week is 4.31% while volatility for the month is 2.68%. DKS’s sales growth for past 5 years was 8.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 56.80%. Dick’s Sporting Goods Inc. (NYSE:DKS) monthly performance is 13.66%.

Spirit Realty Capital, Inc. (NYSE:SRC) a real estate investment trust (REIT) that invests in single-tenant, operationally essential real estate, announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.1700 per common share. The new dividend represents a 2.3% increase from the previous quarterly rate of $0.16625 per common share. Common shareholders of record as of December 31, 2014, will receive the $0.1700 cash dividend on January 15, 2015. This dividend represents an annualized rate of $0.6800 per share. Spirit Realty Capital, Inc. (NYSE:SRC) has 0.60% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 90.90%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $12.48.

Zacks upgraded shares of Martin Marietta Materials (NYSE:MLM) from an underperform rating to a neutral rating in a report issued on Tuesday. They currently have $112.90 target price on the stock. On Wednesday shares of Martin Marietta Materials Inc. (NYSE:MLM) closed at $107.77. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 0.40% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 15.07%.

Imani Lee, Inc. has entered into a multi-year agreement with Calavo Growers, Inc. (NASDAQ:CVGW) to provide language services including but not limited to translation, editing, and quality control. On last trading day Calavo Growers Inc. (NASDAQ:CVGW) moved up 0.57% to close at $46.15. Its volatility for the week is 3.49% while volatility for the month is 2.56%. CVGW’s sales growth for past 5 years was 13.90% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 17.20%. Calavo Growers Inc. (NASDAQ:CVGW) monthly performance is 1.74%.

Notable Moves: Office Depot (NASDAQ:ODP), Ennis Inc. (NYSE:EBF), Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F), Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Company (NASDAQ:HMHC), Martin Marietta Materials (NYSE:MLM)

Shares of Office Depot (NYSE:ODP) have earned an average rating of “Buy” from the eleven ratings firms that are presently covering the company, ARN reports. Five investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and five have given a buy recommendation to the company. Office Depot, Inc. (NASDAQ:ODP) in last trading activity fell -1.54% to close at $8.30. Company weekly performance is -6.11% while its quarterly performance stands at 59.92%. Office Depot, Inc. (NASDAQ:ODP) is -6.85% away from its 52 week high.

Business forms and apparel company Ennis Inc (NYSE:EBF) on Monday reported third-quarter net loss of $71 million or $2.76 per share compared with a profit of $9.3 million or $0.36 per share last year. Ennis Inc. (NYSE:EBF) in last trading activity decreased -1.34% to close at $13.30. Company weekly performance is -3.62% while its quarterly performance stands at -0.45%. Ennis Inc. (NYSE:EBF) is -20.07% away from its 52 week high.

Ford Motor Co. (NYSE:F) Chief Executive Officer Mark Fields said that an automaker probably will introduce a self-driving vehicle within half a decade, but it won’t be his company, which is focusing on less expensive features that assist in driving. On last trading day Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) decreased -3.91% to close at $14.76. Its volatility for the week is 2.08% while volatility for the month is 2.31%. F’s sales growth for past 5 years was 0.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 17.80%. Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) monthly performance is -7.81%.

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (NASDAQ:HMHC) Insider Timothy Lon Cannon sold 8,500 shares of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt stock in a transaction dated Monday, December 29th. The stock was sold at an average price of $20.77, for a total value of $176,545.00. On Monday shares of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Company (NASDAQ:HMHC) closed at $20.18. Company’s EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 10.00%.

On Dec 22, Martin Marietta Materials Inc. (NYSE:MLM) announced the expiration of its offers (collectively the “exchange offers”) to exchange all of its outstanding Floating Rate Senior Notes due 2017 (the “Original 2017 Notes”) for its Floating Rate Senior Notes due 2017, which are registered under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Securities Act”) (the “Exchange 2017 Notes”), and all of its outstanding 4.250% Senior Notes due 2024 (the “Original 2024 Notes”) and, together with the Original 2017 Notes, the “Original Notes” for its 4.250% Senior Notes due 2024, which are registered under the Securities Act (the “Exchange 2024 Notes” and, together with the Exchange 2017 Notes, the “Exchange Notes”). On last trading day Martin Marietta Materials Inc. (NYSE:MLM) fell -4.08% to close at $106.33. Its volatility for the week is 2.45% while volatility for the month is 3.08%. MLM’s sales growth for past 5 years was 0.40% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -8.30%. Martin Marietta Materials Inc. (NYSE:MLM) monthly performance is -11.35%.

Best Stocks: SandRidge Energy (NYSE:SD), McDermott International Inc. (NYSE:MDR), Marriott Vacations Worldwide (NYSE:VAC), Martin Marietta Materials (NYSE:MLM), TOR Minerals International (NASDAQ:TORM)

SunTrust cut shares of SandRidge Energy Inc. (NYSE:SD) from a buy rating to a neutral rating in a research report sent to investors on Tuesday morning. SandRidge Energy, Inc. (NYSE:SD) in last trading activity moved up 1.60% to close at $1.90. Company weekly performance is -0.52% while its quarterly performance stands at -55.71%. SandRidge Energy, Inc. (NYSE:SD) is -74.43% away from its 52 week high.

McDermott International Inc. (NYSE:MDR) was the recipient of a large decrease in short interest during the month of November. As of November 28th, there was short interest totalling 38,254,339 shares, a decrease of 9.6% from the November 14th total of 42,326,419 shares, StockRatingsNetwork reports. On last trading day McDermott International Inc. (NYSE:MDR) fell -2.01% to close at $2.93. Its volatility for the week is 5.98% while volatility for the month is 8.00%. MDR’s sales growth for past 5 years was -3.00% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -59.80%. McDermott International Inc. (NYSE:MDR) monthly performance is -17.46%.

Marriott Vacations Worldwide Corp (NYSE:VAC) CFO John E. Geller, Jr. sold 6,505 shares of Marriott Vacations Worldwide Corp stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, December 23rd. The shares were sold at an average price of $73.15, for a total value of $475,840.75. Following the transaction, the chief financial officer now directly owns 27,596 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $2,018,647. On last trading day Marriott Vacations Worldwide Corp. (NYSE:VAC) fell -0.92% to close at $75.22. Its volatility for the week is 1.86% while volatility for the month is 2.22%. VAC’s sales growth for past 5 years was -1.80% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 52.00%. Marriott Vacations Worldwide Corp. (NYSE:VAC) monthly performance is 2.33%.

Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. (NYSE:MLM) on 22 December announced the expiration of its offers (collectively the “exchange offers”) to exchange all of its outstanding Floating Rate Senior Notes due 2017 (the “Original 2017 Notes”) for its Floating Rate Senior Notes due 2017, which are registered under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Securities Act”) (the “Exchange 2017 Notes”), and all of its outstanding 4.250% Senior Notes due 2024 (the “Original 2024 Notes”) and, together with the Original 2017 Notes, the “Original Notes” for its 4.250% Senior Notes due 2024, which are registered under the Securities Act (the “Exchange 2024 Notes” and, together with the Exchange 2017 Notes, the “Exchange Notes”). Martin Marietta Materials Inc. (NYSE:MLM) has 0.60% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 97.20%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $110.90.

UHY LLP (“UHY”) served as TOR Minerals International, Inc.’s (NASDAQ:TORM) independent registered public accounting firm to audit the consolidated financial statements of the Company for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2013. The Audit Committee of the Board of Directors selected UHY to serve as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2014. On December 1, 2014 UHY informed the Company that effective on that date, its Texas practice had been acquired by BDO USA, LLP. As a result of this transaction, UHY resigned as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2014. On Tuesday shares of TOR Minerals International Inc. (NASDAQ:TORM) closed at $7.54. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 12.70%.

Active Stocks: Gold Fields (NYSE:GFI), Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL), AngloGold Ashanti Limited (ADR) (NYSE:AU), Alkermes plc (NASDAQ:ALKS), Martin Marietta Materials Inc. (NYSE:MLM)

Gold Fields Limited (NYSE:GFI) on 19 November posted third-quarter profit before taxation of US$57.7 million, up from US$50.2 million in the year-ago period. Net-profit attributable to owners of the parent surged to US$19.1 million from US$1.4 million in the prior year period. Earnings per share for the current quarter was US$0.03. Gold Fields Ltd. (NYSE:GFI) in last trading activity moved down -9.89% to close at $4.10. Company weekly performance is -1.20% while its quarterly performance stands at -14.94%. Gold Fields Ltd. (NYSE:GFI) is -16.66% away from its 52 week high.

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) changes to red the color on their iconic glowing white Apple logo sign in its stores around the world to show their support on World AIDS Day on December 1. On last trading day Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) moved down -0.06% to close at $118.93. Its volatility for the week is 1.47% while volatility for the month is 1.47%. AAPL’s sales growth for past 5 years was 33.60% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 37.80%. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) monthly performance is 11.27%.

Shares of AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE:AU) have received a consensus rating of “Hold” from the ten ratings firms that are covering the stock, AnalystRatings.Net reports. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, two have assigned a hold recommendation and five have given a buy recommendation to the company. The average 12-month target price among brokers that have covered the stock in the last year is $9.10.On last trading day AngloGold Ashanti Limited (ADR) (NYSE:AU) moved down -12.11% to close at $8.56. Its volatility for the week is 5.10% while volatility for the month is 7.19%. AU’s sales growth for past 5 years was 8.70% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -8.10%. AngloGold Ashanti Limited (ADR) (NYSE:AU) monthly performance is -7.06%.

Alkermes plc (NASDAQ:ALKS) announced that its corporate presentation will be webcast live at the NASDAQ OMX 31st Investor Program on Tuesday Dec. 2 2014 at 10:45 a.m. GMT (5:45 a.m. EST) from the Waldorf Hilton in London. The presentation may be accessed under the Investors tab on www.alkermes.com and will be archived for 14 days. Alkermes plc (NASDAQ:ALKS) has 0.70% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 97.30%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $55.02.

Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. (NYSE:MLM) cash dividend payment of $0.4 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 31, 2014. On Friday shares of Martin Marietta Materials Inc. (NYSE:MLM) closed at $120.04. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 0.40% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 15.07%.

Market Movers: AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV), AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS), Union Bankshares Corporation (NASDAQ:UBSH), CNB Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:CCNE), Martin Marietta Materials (NYSE:MLM)

AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV) will participate in the Credit Suisse 2014 Healthcare Conference on Thursday, Nov. 13, 2014. Bill Chase, executive vice president and chief financial officer, will make a formal presentation on the company at 10 a.m. Central time. AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV) in last trading activity moved up 3.72% to close at $63.79. Company weekly performance is 0.85% while its quarterly performance stands at 21.62%. AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV) is -0.31% away from its 52 week high.

AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS) Director Robert H. Jenkins purchased 25,000 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, November 7th. The shares were purchased at an average price of $6.31 per share, with a total value of $157,750.00. Following the acquisition, the director now directly owns 144,699 shares in the company, valued at approximately $913,051. On last trading day AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS) moved up 0.15% to close at $6.63. Its volatility for the week is 8.99% while volatility for the month is 7.70%. AKS’s sales growth for past 5 years was -6.10% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -60.00%. AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS) monthly performance is 8.33%.

Union Bankshares Corp (NASDAQ:UBSH) declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, October 30th, AR Network reports. Stockholders of record on Friday, November 14th will be given a dividend of 0.15 per share on Friday, November 28th. This represents a $0.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.68%. On last trading day Union Bankshares Corporation (NASDAQ:UBSH) moved up 1.58% to close at $23.15. Its volatility for the week is 2.17% while volatility for the month is 3.01%. UBSH’s sales growth for past 5 years was 5.00% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 5.20%. Union Bankshares Corporation (NASDAQ:UBSH) monthly performance is 3.63%.

On October 24, CNB Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:CCNE), the parent company of CNB Bank, announced its earnings for the third quarter of 2014. Net income in the third quarter of 2014 was $5.5 million, an increase of 18.0% from $4.7 million in the third quarter of 2013. Earnings per share in the third quarter of 2014 were $0.39 per share, compared to $0.38 per share in the third quarter of 2013. CNB Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:CCNE) has 1.90% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 31.90%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $18.22.

On October 30, Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. (NYSE:MLM) reported its results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2014. Cash provided by operating activities for the first nine months was $201.6 million in 2014 compared with $165.6 million in 2013, principally attributable to higher earnings before depreciation, depletion and amortization expense, coupled with cash flow generated from working capital, all in relation to the prior year. On Monday shares of Martin Marietta Materials Inc. (NYSE:MLM) closed at $124.84. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 0.40% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 15.07%.