Active Watch List: Standard Pacific Corp. (NYSE:SPF), CenturyLink (NYSE:CTL), Mindray Medical International Limited (NYSE:MR), Global Cash Access Holdings (NYSE:GCA)

On Tuesday shares of Standard Pacific Corp. (NYSE:SPF) closed at $8.13. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 15.60% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 6.90%. On May 8, Standard Pacific Homes (NYSE:SPF), said it visited the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) today to commemorate the company’s 50th anniversary. In honor of the occasion, the company’s executive team will ring the NYSE Closing Bell® at 4:00 p.m. ET.

On last trading day CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE:CTL) advanced 1.74% to close at $35.00. Its volatility for the week is 3.03% while volatility for the month is 2.08%. CTL’s sales growth for past 5 years was 29.40% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -11.80%. CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE:CTL) monthly performance is -1.63%. Centurylink (NYSE:CTL)‘s stock had its “neutral” rating reissued by research analysts at DA Davidson in a report released on Sunday. They currently have a $38.00 price target on the stock. DA Davidson’s target price indicates a potential upside of 8.73% from the stock’s previous close.

Mindray Medical International Limited (NYSE:MR) has 1.93% insider ownership. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $28.68. On May 8, Mindray Medical International Limited (NYSE:MR), announced that it will exhibit more than 80 innovative products at the 73rd China International Medical Equipment Fair (“CMEF”) in Shanghai, China between May 15 and May 18.

On last trading day Global Cash Access Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:GCA) decreased -2.58% to close at $7.56. Its volatility for the week is 4.81% while volatility for the month is 4.30%. GCA’s sales growth for past 5 years was -2.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -16.70%. Global Cash Access Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:GCA) monthly performance is -3.57%. On May 5, Global Cash Access Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:GCA) reported its financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2015. Revenues increased $56.9 million, or 38%, to $207.5 million in the first quarter of 2015 compared to the same period last year. Revenues included $55.1 million from the Games segment and a 1% year-over-year increase from the Payments segment.

Stocks to Watch: Pingtan Marine Enterprise (NASDAQ:PME), CVR Partners, LP (NYSE:UAN), Expedia Inc. (NASDAQ:EXPE), Standard Pacific (NYSE:SPF), Thor Industries (NYSE:THO)

On Thursday shares of Pingtan Marine Enterprise Ltd. (NASDAQ:PME) closed at $2.12. On April 22, Pingtan Marine Enterprise Ltd. (NASDAQ:PME), announced that it was recently featured in the April 2015 edition of CFO World magazine.

CVR Partners, LP (NYSE:UAN) in last trading activity moved up 7.37% to close at $14.56. Company weekly performance is 5.20% while its quarterly performance stands at 26.54%. CVR Partners, LP (NYSE:UAN) is -26.26% away from its 52 week high. CVR Partners, LP (NYSE:UAN), announced first quarter 2015 net income of $29.8 million, or 41 cents per fully diluted common unit, on net sales of $93.1 million, compared to net income of $21.5 million, or 29 cents per fully diluted common unit, on net sales of $80.3 million for the first quarter a year earlier.

On Thursday shares of Expedia Inc. (NASDAQ:EXPE) closed at $94.23. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 16.00% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 16.05%. Expedia, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXPE) reported net income for the first quarter of $44.1 million or $0.34 per share, compared to a net loss of $14.3 million or $0.11 per share for the year-ago quarter.

Standard Pacific Corp. (NYSE:SPF) in last trading activity remains unchanged to close at $8.10. Company weekly performance is 1.89% while its quarterly performance stands at 12.81%. Standard Pacific Corp. (NYSE:SPF) is -11.86% away from its 52 week high. Standard Pacific Corp. (NYSE:SPF) on Thursday reported first-quarter net income of $31.6 million. The Irvine, California-based company said it had profit of 8 cents per share.

On last trading day Thor Industries Inc. (NYSE:THO) decreased -1.89% to close at $60.17. Its volatility for the week is 1.78% while volatility for the month is 1.57%. THO’s sales growth for past 5 years was 18.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 60.40%. Thor Industries Inc. (NYSE:THO) monthly performance is -4.40%. Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE:THO) announced it has acquired Elkhart, Indiana-based Postle Operating, LLC, d/b/a Postle Aluminum Co., (“Postle”), effective today, May 1, 2015. The total purchase price, paid in cash, is approximately $144 million, subject to post-closing adjustments.

Worth Watching Stocks: Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG), Standard Pacific Corp. (NYSE:SPF), U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB), ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP), Endurance International Group Holdings (NASDAQ:EIGI)

On Thursday shares of Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) closed at $547.00. Company’s EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 11.90%. Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) is trying to shake up the wireless phone industry with a low-priced service designed to pressure major US carriers into making it more affordable for people to get online and use Google’s services.

Standard Pacific Corp. (NYSE:SPF) in last trading activity fell -6.36% to close at $7.95. Company weekly performance is -8.52% while its quarterly performance stands at 17.43%. Standard Pacific Corp. (NYSE:SPF) is -13.49% away from its 52 week high. Standard Pacific Corp. (NYSE:SPF) will release its 2015 first quarter results after the market close of the NYSE on Thursday, April 30, 2015.

On last trading day U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB) fell -0.02% to close at $42.82. Its volatility for the week is 1.26% while volatility for the month is 1.35%. USB’s sales growth for past 5 years was 1.20% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 26.00%. U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB) monthly performance is -2.57%. On April 21, it was reported that, U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB) has named John Hyatt to lead the U.S. Bank Indirect Lending Group, which provides loans and leases to consumers through automobile, marine and recreational vehicle (RV) dealers.

ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP) in last trading activity moved up 0.56% to close at $68.26. Company weekly performance is -1.09% while its quarterly performance stands at 5.67%. ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP) is -19.99% away from its 52 week high. ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP) is exploring the sale of some its North Sea assets in Norway as it seeks to divest overseas operations, two people with knowledge of the matter said. The Houston-based oil and natural gas producer may sell Norwegian assets that are operated by others including stakes in the Aasta Hansteen, Alvheim and Grane fields, the people said, asking not to be identified as the information is private.

On last trading day Endurance International Group Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:EIGI) advanced 3.00% to close at $23.03. Its volatility for the week is 2.84% while volatility for the month is 3.34%. Endurance International Group Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:EIGI) monthly performance is 23.55%. TheStreet upgraded shares of Endurance International Group Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:EIGI) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research note released on Wednesday morning.

Stocks to Watch: Navios Maritime Acquisition Corporation (NYSE:NNA), FuelCell Energy Inc. (NASDAQ:FCEL), Standard Pacific Corp. (NYSE:SPF), Independence Holding (NYSE:IHC), Tesla Motors (NASDAQ:TSLA)

On Thursday shares of Navios Maritime Acquisition Corporation (NYSE:NNA) closed at $3.86. Company’s EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 15.00%. On 31 March, Navios Maritime Acquisition Corporation (NYSE:NNA) announced that its Annual Report on Form 20-F for the year ended December 31, 2014 has been filed with the SEC and can be accessed on Navios Acquisition’s website under the “Investors” section.

FuelCell Energy Inc. (NASDAQ:FCEL) in last trading activity moved up 1.60% to close at $1.27. Company weekly performance is 2.42% while its quarterly performance stands at -17.53%. FuelCell Energy Inc. (NASDAQ:FCEL) is -55.28% away from its 52 week high. On 2 April, FuelCell Energy Inc. (NASDAQ:FCEL) announced the execution of a definitive term with Pepperidge Farm, Inc. to install a 1.4 megawatt Direct FuelCell (“DFC”) power plant at its bakery in Bloomfield, CT. Pepperidge Farm is a U.S.-based commercial bakery concern.

On last trading day Standard Pacific Corp. (NYSE:SPF) increased 2.36% to close at $9.12. Its volatility for the week is 2.10% while volatility for the month is 2.47%. SPF’s sales growth for past 5 years was 15.60% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 65.50%. Standard Pacific Corp. (NYSE:SPF) monthly performance is 5.80%. Standard Pacific Corp. (NYSE:SPF) said that, it will release its 2015 first quarter results after the market close of the NYSE on Thursday, April 30, 2015.

Independence Holding Co. (NYSE:IHC) has 2.60% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 24.30%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $13.77. On 3 April, Independence Holding Co. (NYSE:IHC) said that, it has filled a SC 13D/A form regarding American Independence Corp 10.22 -0.38 -3.58%. Per Independence Holding Co’s filling, the filler reported increased stake in the company by 2.13% to 7,423,151 shares. Independence Holding Co now owns 91.9% of the Finance-company.

On last trading day Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) moved up 1.82% to close at $191.00. Its volatility for the week is 3.60% while volatility for the month is 3.11%. TSLA’s sales growth for past 5 years was 95.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 21.50%. Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) monthly performance is -5.65%. Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) said that, it will unveil a new product on April 30 that isn’t a car, but is likely a stationary battery storage system.

Morning Alert: Bitauto Holdings Limited (NYSE:BITA), Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ), KMG Chemicals Inc. (NYSE:KMG), Standard Pacific Corp. (NYSE:SPF), International Business Machines NYSE:IBM)

Bitauto Holdings Limited (NYSE: BITA) ON 18 February 2015, announced it successfully closed the transaction, previously announced on January 9, 2015, with JD.com, Inc. (“JD.com”, Nasdaq: JD), the leading online direct sales company in China and Tencent Holdings Limited (“Tencent”, SEHK: 00700), a leading provider of comprehensive Internet services in China. On Friday shares of Bitauto Holdings Limited (NYSE:BITA) closed at $65.01. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 43.20% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 45.00%.

It was reported on 19 February 2015, that Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE:BSX) will pay $600 million to Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) to settle a long-running battle related to the 2006 takeover of Guidant Corp. for $27 billion. On Friday shares of Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) closed at $100.26. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 3.70% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 5.82%.

TheStreet upgraded shares of KMG Chemicals (NYSE:KMG) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note issued to investors on 18 February 2015. On last trading day KMG Chemicals Inc. (NYSE:KMG) advanced 0.80% to close at $21.35. Its volatility for the week is 2.82% while volatility for the month is 2.66%. KMG’s sales growth for past 5 years was 13.10% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -16.00%. KMG Chemicals Inc. (NYSE:KMG) monthly performance is 3.79%.

Standard Pacific Corp. (NYSE:SPF) on 12 February 2015, announced that its annual meeting of stockholders will be held on Wednesday, June 3, 2015, at 10:30 a.m. local time at the Company’s corporate office at 15360 Barranca Parkway, Irvine, California 92618. Standard Pacific Corp. (NYSE:SPF) has 0.70% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 1.80%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $8.53.

International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) recently announced that it will be providing businesses of all sizes with free data and prediction analytics with Watson Analytics. The cloud-based service will be in the public beta with the option to buy more data later on – allowing small business owners to try out the system before they invest. On Friday shares of International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) closed at $163.65. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -0.60% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 4.51%.

Stocks Swings: Standard Pacific Corp. (NYSE:SPF), Halcon Resources Corporation (NYSE:HK), Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:SIRI), MeadWestvaco (NYSE:MWV), Yingli Green Energy Holding (NYSE:YGE)

Standard Pacific Corp. (NYSE:SPF) announced that its annual meeting of stockholders will be held on Wednesday, June 3, 2015, at 10:30 a.m. local time at the Company’s corporate office at 15360 Barranca Parkway, Irvine, California 92618. On Thursday shares of Standard Pacific Corp. (NYSE:SPF) closed at $8.43. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 15.60% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 1.03%.

On February 17, Halcón Resources Corporation (NYSE:HK) reported its 2014 year-end proved reserves, announced preliminary fourth quarter/full-year 2014 production results and provided additional updates. The Company’s estimated proved reserves as of December 31, 2014 were approximately 189.1 million barrels of oil equivalent (MMBoe), representing approximately 60% reserve growth on a pro forma basis. Halcon Resources Corporation (NYSE:HK) in last trading activity fell -3.67% to close at $2.10. Company quarterly performance stands at -28.57%. Halcon Resources Corporation (NYSE:HK) is -72.00% away from its 52 week high.

Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:SIRI) announced that Hoda Kotb will host a live, one-hour show twice a week on SiriusXM’s exclusive channel TODAY Show Radio starting on February 23, 2015. On Thursday shares of Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:SIRI) closed at $3.87. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 11.10% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 21.90%.

MeadWestvaco Corp. (NYSE:MWV) has earned a “BBB” credit rating from analysts at Morningstar. The research firm’s “BBB” rating indicates that the company is a moderate default risk. They also gave their stock a four star rating. MeadWestvaco Corporation (NYSE:MWV) has 0.20% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 86.90%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $54.56.

On February 12, Yingli Green Energy Holding Co. Ltd. (NYSE:YGE) announced the commissioning of its solar PV plant in East Malaysia, one of the first solar plants in the country. Yingli Green Energy Holding Co. Ltd. (NYSE:YGE) in last trading activity fell -2.70% to close at $2.16. Company weekly performance is 3.35% while its quarterly performance stands at -18.18%. Yingli Green Energy Holding Co. Ltd. (NYSE:YGE) is -69.79% away from its 52 week high.

Residential Construction Stocks: KB Home (NYSE:KBH), PulteGroup (NYSE:PHM), DR Horton Inc. (NYSE:DHI), Standard Pacific Corp. (NYSE:SPF), Toll Brothers Inc. (NYSE:TOL)

KB Home (NYSE: KBH), announced that it has priced an offering of $250.0 million in aggregate principal amount of its senior notes due 2023 in its previously announced senior notes offering. On Wednesday shares of KB Home (NYSE:KBH) closed at $13.86. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 5.60% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as -7.80%.

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. PulteGroup, Inc. (NYSE:PHM) in last trading activity decreased -1.58% to close at $22.41. Company weekly performance is 3.80% while its quarterly performance stands at 10.78%. PulteGroup, Inc. (NYSE:PHM) is -3.74% away from its 52 week high.

On February 9, 2015, D.R. Horton, Inc. (NYSE:DHI) completed a public offering (the “Offering”) of $500 million aggregate principal amount of its 4.000% Senior Notes due 2020 (the “Notes”). The Company received net proceeds from the Offering, after the underwriting discounts and commissions, of $497 million. On last trading day DR Horton Inc. (NYSE:DHI) decreased -0.22% to close at $26.84. Its volatility for the week is 2.74% while volatility for the month is 4.09%. DHI’s sales growth for past 5 years was 17.00% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 23.20%. DR Horton Inc. (NYSE:DHI) monthly performance is 3.15%.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. reissued their hold rating on shares of Standard Pacific Corp. (NYSE:SPF) in a research report sent to investors on Monday morning. The firm currently has a $8.50 price target on the stock, up from their previous price target of $8.00.Standard Pacific Corp. (NYSE:SPF) has 0.70% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 1.80%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $8.31.

Toll Brothers, Inc. (NYSE:TOL) will conference call to discuss its FY 2015 first quarter results. The event is scheduled for 11:00 A.M. (EST) on Tuesday, February 24, 2015.On last trading day Toll Brothers Inc. (NYSE:TOL) decreased -0.64% to close at $37.27. Its volatility for the week is 2.20% while volatility for the month is 3.03%. TOL’s sales growth for past 5 years was 17.40% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 19.10%. Toll Brothers Inc. (NYSE:TOL) monthly performance is 6.46%.

Residential Construction Stocks: PulteGroup (NYSE:PHM), Standard Pacific Corp. (NYSE:SPF), Tri Pointe Homes Inc (NYSE:TPH), DR Horton Inc. (NYSE:DHI), KB Home (NYSE:KBH)

On 29 January, PulteGroup Inc. (NYSE:PHM) reported that fourth-quarter net income was $217.10 million or $0.58 per share, compared to $220.05 million or $0.57 per share in the prior-year quarter.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%.

On 5 February, Standard Pacific Corp. (NYSE:SPF) announced Net income of $215.9 million, or $0.54 per diluted share, vs. net income of $188.7 million, or $0.47 per diluted share. Pretax income of $350.0 million, up 36%. Standard Pacific Corp. (NYSE:SPF) in last trading activity advanced 0.98% to close at $8.28. Company weekly performance is 16.62% while its quarterly performance stands at 11.14%. Standard Pacific Corp. (NYSE:SPF) is -10.00% away from its 52 week high.

TRI Pointe Homes (NYSE:TPH) announced that it will release financial results for the fourth quarter and full year 2014 before the market opens on Tuesday, March 3, 2015.On last trading day Tri Pointe Homes Inc (NYSE:TPH) advanced 0.40% to close at $15.21. Its volatility for the week is 3.53% while volatility for the month is 4.40%. Tri Pointe Homes Inc (NYSE:TPH) monthly performance is -4.76%.

On 4 February, D.R. Horton, Inc. (NYSE:DHI) announced that it has priced a registered underwritten public offering of $500 million aggregate principal amount of 4.000% senior notes due 2020.DR Horton Inc. (NYSE:DHI) has 7.60% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 86.80%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $26.90.

KB Home (NYSE: KBH), announced the grand opening of its Tuscany Isles new home community in Punta Gorda, Fla. On last trading day KB Home (NYSE:KBH) advanced 0.29% to close at $13.61. Its volatility for the week is 3.03% while volatility for the month is 5.38%. KBH’s sales growth for past 5 years was 5.60% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 55.00%. KB Home (NYSE:KBH) monthly performance is -17.71%.

Market Watch List: Standard Pacific Corp. (NYSE:SPF), Southwest Airlines (NYSE:LUV), Telephone & Data Systems (NYSE:TDS), Rowan Companies (NYSE:RDC), Cognizant Technology Solutions (NASDAQ:CTSH)

On 5 February, Standard Pacific Corp. (NYSE:SPF) announced Net income of $215.9 million, or $0.54 per diluted share, vs. net income of $188.7 million, or $0.47 per diluted share. Pretax income of $350.0 million, up 36%. On Monday shares of Standard Pacific Corp. (NYSE:SPF) closed at $8.20. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 15.60% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 1.03%.

Southwest Airlines Co (NYSE:LUV) announced its monthly traffic statistics for January 2015. The world’s largest low-cost carrier reported 8.05 billion Revenue Passenger Miles (RPMs) during January, an increment of 8.6% year-over-year (YoY). Available Seat Miles (ASMs) came in at 10.71 billion, as compared to 9.72 billion a year ago. Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) in last trading activity fell -1.99% to close at $43.26. Company weekly performance is -2.85% while its quarterly performance stands at 14.17%. Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) is -8.29% away from its 52 week high.

On last trading day Telephone & Data Systems Inc. (NYSE:TDS) advanced 0.46% to close at $26.10. Its volatility for the week is 2.83% while volatility for the month is 2.68%. TDS’s sales growth for past 5 years was -0.80% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 13.00%. Telephone & Data Systems Inc. (NYSE:TDS) monthly performance is 6.18%.

Rowan Companies plc (NYSE:RDC) announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.10 per Class A Ordinary Share payable on March 3, 2015 to the shareholders of record at the close of business on February 9, 2015. Rowan Companies plc (NYSE:RDC) has 0.70% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 89.90%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $24.43.

On 4 February, Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH) announced Revenue for the fourth quarter of 2014 rose to $2.74 billion, up 16.4% from $2.36 billion in the fourth quarter of 2013. Excluding fourth quarter revenue of $80.6 million from TriZetto, quarterly revenue was up 13.0% from the year-ago quarter. GAAP net income was $362.9 million, or $0.59 per diluted share, compared to $324.3 million, or $0.53 per diluted share, in the fourth quarter of 2013. On last trading day Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH) advanced 0.02% to close at $57.45. Its volatility for the week is 2.66% while volatility for the month is 2.29%. CTSH’s sales growth for past 5 years was 25.60% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 21.40%. Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH) monthly performance is 6.63%.

Why Investors Are Watching: Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ), Standard Pacific Corp. (NYSE:SPF), LPL Financial (NASDAQ:LPLA), Apricus Biosciences (NASDAQ:APRI), Mead Johnson Nutrition (NYSE:MJN)

Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) may sell $10 billion in landline assets as early as this week to Stamford-based Frontier Communications Corp., according to people familiar with the deal. On Monday shares of Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) closed at $49.09. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 3.30% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 7.88%.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. currently has a neutral rating on the stock of Standard Pacific Corp. (NYSE:SPF). Standard Pacific Corp. (NYSE:SPF) in last trading activity moved up 6.49% to close at $8.20. Company weekly performance is 16.98% while its quarterly performance stands at 11.11%. Standard Pacific Corp. (NYSE:SPF) is -10.87% away from its 52 week high.

LPL Financial Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:LPLA) and Kehrer Bielan Research & Consulting on 27 January 2015, released several key findings from a co-sponsored study, The Value of an Investment Client to a Bank or Credit Union. The key takeaway, said Tim Kehrer, the study’s co-author, is that “clients who purchase an investment where they bank will keep their deposit and credit products longer, increasing the profitability of the banking business.” On last trading day LPL Financial Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:LPLA) decreased -1.05% to close at $44.38. Its volatility for the week is 2.58% while volatility for the month is 3.00%. LPLA’s sales growth for past 5 years was 5.90% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 30.80%. LPL Financial Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:LPLA) monthly performance is 1.74%.

It was reported on 4 February 2015, that Apricus Biosciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:APRI) announced that it has further expanded its exclusive license agreement with Hexal AG, an affiliate within the Sandoz Division of the Novartis Group of Companies (“Sandoz”), for the commercialization of Vitaros®, Apricus’ novel topical on-demand treatment for erectile dysfunction (“ED”). Apricus Biosciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:APRI) has 0.30% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 12.60%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $1.80.

Mead Johnson Nutrition Company (NYSE:MJN) announced on 3 February 2015, that it will present at the 2015 Consumer Analyst Group of New York (CAGNY) Conference in Boca Raton, Florida on Tuesday, February 17, 2015. On last trading day Mead Johnson Nutrition Company (NYSE:MJN) decreased -1.18% to close at $98.43. Its volatility for the week is 1.64% while volatility for the month is 2.17%. MJN’s sales growth for past 5 years was 9.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 12.30%. Mead Johnson Nutrition Company (NYSE:MJN) monthly performance is -2.94%.