Momentum Stocks: Endo International plc (NASDAQ:ENDP), Quest Resource (NASDAQ:QRHC), Two Harbors Investment Corp. (NYSE:TWO), Linn Energy (NASDAQ:LINE), Jack Henry & Associates (NASDAQ:JKHY)

On Monday shares of Endo International plc (NASDAQ:ENDP) closed at $80.77. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 14.50% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 9.07%. One of the biggest pharmaceutical deals of the year is being struck with an eye to the industry’s cheapest drugs — generics. Endo International plc (NASDAQ:ENDP) announced on Monday that it is buying privately held Par Pharmaceutical Holdings Inc. for $8.05 billion in cash and stock in a bid to expand its generics business and put it on track to “long-term double-digit revenue growth,” as company representatives said in a statement.

Quest Resource Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:QRHC) in last trading activity moved down -2.50% to close at $1.17. Company weekly performance is -2.50% while its quarterly performance stands at -12.69%. Quest Resource Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:QRHC) is -81.22% away from its 52 week high. On May 15, Quest Resource Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:QRHC) announced financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015.
Total revenue of $40.0 million, up 4.8% compared with the first quarter of 2014; Achieved 32,000 client location milestone, up from 20,000 client locations as of December 31, 2014.

On last trading day Two Harbors Investment Corp. (NYSE:TWO) increased 0.47% to close at $10.61. Its volatility for the week is 1.00% while volatility for the month is 0.99%. TWO’s sales growth for past 5 years was 188.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 26.00%. Two Harbors Investment Corp. (NYSE:TWO) monthly performance is -0.56%. Two Harbors Investment Corp. (NYSE:TWO) swung to a net profit for the quarter ended Mar. 31, 2015. The company has made a net profit of $94.79 million, or $ 0.26 a share in the quarter, against a net loss of $29.14 million, or $0.08 a share in the last year period.

On Monday shares of Linn Energy, LLC (NASDAQ:LINE) closed at $12.41. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 78.70% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as -14.50%.
LINN Energy, LLC (NASDAQ:LINE) said Monday that it plans to conduct a public offering of 16 million of its units representing limited liability company interests. LINN Energy expects to grant the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 2.4 million units.

On last trading day Jack Henry & Associates Inc. (NASDAQ:JKHY) increased 1.01% to close at $65.69. Its volatility for the week is 1.54% while volatility for the month is 1.93%. JKHY’s sales growth for past 5 years was 10.20% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 14.10%. Jack Henry & Associates Inc. (NASDAQ:JKHY) monthly performance is -1.50%. On May 11, Jack Henry & Associates Inc. (NASDAQ:JKHY) announced plans to continue its close work with Microsoft to provide financial institutions a “best of breed” combination of software and hardware. As part of this integration, Jack Henry clients will have access to a new Surface purchase program through CDW, which provides banks a unique online portal through which they can purchase the Surface tablets with special discounts.

Investors Watch List: VIKING THERAPEUTICS (NASDAQ:VKTX), FMSA Holdings Inc (NYSE:FMSA), AOL Inc. (NYSE:AOL), ARM Holdings plc (NASDAQ:ARMH), Two Harbors Investment (NYSE:TWO)

On Tuesday shares of VIKING THERAPEUTICS, INC. (NASDAQ:VKTX) closed at $9.00. On May 5, Viking Therapeutics, Inc (NASDAQ:VKTX) announced the closing of its initial public offering of an aggregate of 3,000,000 shares of its common stock at an initial offering price to the public of $8.00 per share. The gross proceeds to Viking from the offering were $24 million, before deducting underwriting discounts, commissions and other offering expenses. Viking’s common stock is listed on the NASDAQ Capital Market under the trading symbol “VKTX.”

FMSA Holdings Inc (NYSE:FMSA) in last trading activity increased 14.32% to close at $9.10. Company weekly performance is 12.76% while its quarterly performance stands at 53.98%. FMSA Holdings Inc (NYSE:FMSA) is -46.41% away from its 52 week high. FMSA Holdings Inc. (NYSE:FMSA) on Tuesday reported first-quarter earnings of $30.8 million. The Chesterland, Ohio-based company said it had profit of 18 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, came to 19 cents per share.

On last trading day AOL Inc. (NYSE:AOL) increased 18.62% to close at $50.52. Its volatility for the week is 3.37% while volatility for the month is 2.66%. AOL’s sales growth for past 5 years was -4.90% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -8.70%. AOL Inc. (NYSE:AOL) monthly performance is 29.60%. Verizon announced that it intends to purchase AOL Inc. (NYSE:AOL) for $4.4 billion. Verizon seems to believe that this deal should strengthen its OTT (Over the Top) strategy and help it diversify away from being only a wireless provider.

On Tuesday shares of ARM Holdings plc (NASDAQ:ARMH) closed at $52.44. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 21.10% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 18.40%. BNP Paribas restated their outperform rating on shares of ARM Holdings plc (NASDAQ:ARMH) in a report issued on Thursday.

On last trading day Two Harbors Investment Corp. (NYSE:TWO) increased 0.38% to close at $10.49. Its volatility for the week is 1.12% while volatility for the month is 0.92%. TWO’s sales growth for past 5 years was 188.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 26.00%. Two Harbors Investment Corp. (NYSE:TWO) monthly performance is -1.41%. On May 6, Two Harbors Investment Corp. (NYSE:TWO) announced its financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2015. The company reported GAAP Net Income of $94.8 million, or $0.26 per weighted average common share outstanding, for the quarter ended March 31, 2015, as compared to GAAP Net Loss of $37.0 million, or $0.10 per weighted average common share outstanding, for the quarter ended December 31, 2014.

Investors Should Watch: Denbury Resources Inc. (NYSE:DNR), Paratek Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:PRTK), Douglas Dynamics (NYSE:PLOW), Two Harbors Investment (NYSE:TWO), Kennametal Inc. (NYSE:KMT)

Denbury Resources Inc. (NYSE:DNR) reported Net income for the fourth quarter was $93 million, down from $100 million in the same period in 2013. Total oil production averaged 74,875 barrels of oil equivalent per day, up 5 percent from the same period in 2013.On Thursday shares of Denbury Resources Inc. (NYSE:DNR) closed at $9.03. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 12.90%.

On 10 February, Paratek Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:PRTK), announced that its Board of Directors has adopted a 2015 Inducement Plan in accordance with NASDAQ Rule 5635(c)(4). Paratek Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:PRTK) in last trading activity moved up 7.63% to close at $30.61. Company weekly performance is 26.28% while its quarterly performance stands at 59.93%. Paratek Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:PRTK) is -23.08% away from its 52 week high.

Oppenheimer reissued their market perform rating on shares of Douglas Dynamics (NYSE:PLOW) in a research report sent to investors on Wednesday morning. On last trading day Douglas Dynamics, Inc. (NYSE:PLOW) moved down -3.15% to close at $22.14. Its volatility for the week is 3.15% while volatility for the month is 3.29%. PLOW’s sales growth for past 5 years was 1.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -7.60%. Douglas Dynamics, Inc. (NYSE:PLOW) monthly performance is 11.82%.

Two Harbors Investment Corp. (NYSE: TWO) presented at 16th Annual Credit Suisse Financial Services Forum held on 11 February. Two Harbors Investment Corp. (NYSE:TWO) has 0.50% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 67.60%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $10.33.

Kennametal Inc. (NYSE:KMT) announced that Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Frank Simpkins will retire from the company effective March 31, 2015. On last trading day Kennametal Inc. (NYSE:KMT) moved up 0.77% to close at $35.47. Its volatility for the week is 2.41% while volatility for the month is 3.63%. KMT’s sales growth for past 5 years was 7.20% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 27.90%. Kennametal Inc. (NYSE:KMT) monthly performance is 13.98%.

Traders Are Gambling on: Walter Energy (NYSE:WLT), EV Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:EVEP), Two Harbors Investment Corp. (NYSE:TWO), Intel (NASDAQ:INTC), QUALCOMM (NASDAQ:QCOM)

Walter Energy, Inc. (NYSE:WLT) announced that in conjunction with the release of its fourth quarter and full year 2014 earnings results before market open on Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2015. On Thursday shares of Walter Energy, Inc. (NYSE:WLT) closed at $1.04. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 10.10% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 10.00%.

On 10 February, EV Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:EVEP) and EnerVest announced that Mark A. Houser, current President and Chief Executive Officer of EV Energy Partners, intends to resign his position at the end of February 2015. Mr. Houser plans to remain actively involved with the Company by remaining on the Board of the Partnership. EV Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:EVEP) in last trading activity moved up 0.36% to close at $16.57. Company weekly performance is -0.66% while its quarterly performance stands at -42.84%. EV Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:EVEP) is -58.24% away from its 52 week high.

Zacks upgraded shares of Two Harbors Investment Corp (NYSE:TWO) from an underperform rating to a neutral rating in a report issued on Friday. They currently have $10.50 target price on the stock. On last trading day Two Harbors Investment Corp. (NYSE:TWO) moved up 1.48% to close at $10.30. Its volatility for the week is 0.93% while volatility for the month is 1.15%. TWO’s sales growth for past 5 years was 188.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 28.90%. Two Harbors Investment Corp. (NYSE:TWO) monthly performance is 1.98%.

On 2 February, Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) said it has agreed to buy Lantiq, a German maker of communications chips, for undisclosed terms. Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) has 0.07% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 66.00%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $34.13.

On 10 February, QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM) said that it has agreed to pay a fine of $975 million, the largest in China’s corporate history, ending a 14-month government investigation into anti-competitive practices. QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM) in last trading activity moved up 0.26% to close at $70.39. Company weekly performance is 3.59% while its quarterly performance stands at 1.66%. QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM) is -13.15% away from its 52 week high.

Notable Ups And Down: Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE:NEM), Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR), Two Harbors Investment Corp. (NYSE:TWO), FireEye (NASDAQ:FEYE), Linn Energy (NASDAQ:LINE)

Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE:NEM) announced it will report fourth quarter and full year 2014 operations and financial results after the market closes on Thursday, February 19, 2015. A conference call will be held on Friday, February 20, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time (8:00 a.m. Mountain Time); it will also be carried on the Company’s website. On Friday shares of Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE:NEM) closed at $24.05. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 6.30%.

Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) said on Thursday the social media company was signing up users as quickly as most of last year after a fourth-quarter slowdown, boosting its shares 11 percent. Twitter beat Wall Street’s profit and revenue targets in the fourth quarter. User growth weakened in the quarter, but picked up in the new year, said Chief Executive Dick Costolo in a statement. Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) in last trading activity moved up 16.36% to close at $48.01. Company weekly performance is 27.92% while its quarterly performance stands at 18.92%. Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) is -18.60% away from its 52 week high.

On February 4, Two Harbors Investment Corp. (NYSE:TWO) reported fourth-quarter core earnings of $83.1 million, or $0.23 per share, compared to $82.8 million, or $0.23 per share for the quarter ended Sept. 30, 2014. Net realized gains on RMBS, trading securities and mortgage loans held-for-sale of $30.4 million, net of tax; Unrealized gains on trading securities and mortgage loans held-for-sale of $4.0 million, net of tax. On last trading day Two Harbors Investment Corp. (NYSE:TWO) decreased -0.88% to close at $10.16. Its volatility for the week is 1.16% while volatility for the month is 1.24%. TWO’s sales growth for past 5 years was 163.20% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 83.00%. Two Harbors Investment Corp. (NYSE:TWO) monthly performance is -0.78%.

On January 27, Adallom and FireEye, Inc. (NASDAQ: FEYE) announced a joint integration of Adallom’s security visibility for cloud applications with the FireEye® Threat Analytics Platform™ (TAP™) to improve the overall security posture of an organization. The announcement was made at FireEye Momentum 2015, FireEye’s annual sales kick-off conference featuring FireEye partners from around the world. On Friday shares of FireEye, Inc. (NASDAQ:FEYE) closed at $36.05. Company’s EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 35.00%.

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has found no reason to block Texas oil and gas company Linn Energy LLC (NASDAQ:LINE)’s $4.3 billion merger with rival Berry Petroleum Co., Linn said on February 6, bringing a lengthy investigation to a close. Linn Energy, LLC (NASDAQ:LINE) in last trading activity advanced 7.05% to close at $13.36. Company weekly performance is 30.21% while its quarterly performance stands at -42.64%. Linn Energy, LLC (NASDAQ:LINE) is -56.66% away from its 52 week high.

Investor’s pick: Heska Corporation (NASDAQ:HSKA), Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN), Check Point Software Technologies (NASDAQ:CHKP), Two Harbors Investment Corp. (NYSE:TWO), Micrel Inc. (NASDAQ:MCRL)

Heska Corporation (NASDAQ:HSKA), announced a new distribution agreement with the Canadian unit (“scil animal care company Canada”) of scil animal care company, a companion animal health distribution company serving Canada, the United States and Europe. scil animal care company Canada will market and promote Heska’s full line of hematology, blood gas & electrolytes and chemistry instruments and affiliated consumables, effective immediately. On Friday shares of Heska Corporation (NASDAQ:HSKA) closed at $19.89. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -0.80% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 23.15%.

Amazon.com Inc (NASDAQ:AMZN)‘s stock had its “” rating reaffirmed by investment analysts at Piper Jaffray in a note issued to investors on Friday. They currently have a $420.00 price objective on the stock. Piper Jaffray’s price target would indicate a potential upside of 34.71% from the stock’s previous close. Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) in last trading activity moved up 13.71% to close at $354.53. Company weekly performance is 13.49% while its quarterly performance stands at 20.54%. Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) is -12.73% away from its 52 week high.

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ:CHKP) reported fourth quarter 2014 adjusted earnings (including stock-based compensation but excluding amortization of intangible assets) of 98 cents, which came in line with the Zacks Consensus Estimate. Reported earnings increased 6.5% on a year over year basis. Check Point’s fourth-quarter revenues of $420.6 million increased 8.7% from the year-ago quarter and also surpassed the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $415 million. On last trading day Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ:CHKP) moved down -1.69% to close at $77.17. Its volatility for the week is 2.78% while volatility for the month is 2.19%. CHKP’s sales growth for past 5 years was 11.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 16.90%. Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ:CHKP) monthly performance is -2.45%.

Two Harbors Investment Corp. (NYSE:TWO) is scheduled to present at an upcoming investor conference sponsored by Credit Suisse. Two Harbors’ President and Chief Executive Officer, Thomas Siering, and Chief Investment Officer, William Roth, will speak at the 16th Annual Credit Suisse Financial Services Forum being held Monday, February 9, 2015 through Wednesday, February 11, 2015 at Turnberry Isle Miami in Aventura, FL. Two Harbors Investment Corp. (NYSE:TWO) has 0.30% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 67.20%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $10.32.

Micrel, Inc. (NASDAQ:MCRL) reported Q4 EPS of $0.08, $0.04 better than the analyst estimate of $0.04. Revenue for the quarter came in at $57.9 million versus the consensus estimate of $59.55 million. On last trading day Micrel Inc. (NASDAQ:MCRL) moved down -1.47% to close at $14.07. Its volatility for the week is 3.47% while volatility for the month is 3.30%. MCRL’s sales growth for past 5 years was -1.80% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -5.60%. Micrel Inc. (NASDAQ:MCRL) monthly performance is -2.83%.

Top Movers: Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS), Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS), Prosperity Bancshares Inc. (NYSE:PB), Two Harbors Investment Corp. (NYSE:TWO), LG Display Co., (NYSE:LPL)

On 15 January, Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) said that it had promoted 151 employees to managing director, down slightly from 2014’s class of 153 managing directors. On Monday shares of Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) closed at $35.11. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 4.80% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 14.77%.

Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS) will host a conference call on Friday, Feb. 6, 2015, at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time (ET) to discuss its second quarter fiscal year 2015 financial results. Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS) in last trading activity moved up 0.13% to close at $69.79. Company weekly performance is 3.18% while its quarterly performance stands at 5.23%. Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS) is -10.34% away from its 52 week high.

On 23 January, Prosperity Bancshares Inc. (NYSE:PB) reported net income for the quarter ended December 31, 2014 of $78.228 million, an increase in net income of $15.257 million or 24.2%, compared with $62.971 million for the quarter ended December 31, 2013. On last trading day Prosperity Bancshares Inc. (NYSE:PB) moved up 0.32% to close at $47.59. Its volatility for the week is 2.36% while volatility for the month is 2.87%. PB’s sales growth for past 5 years was 9.20% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 14.40%. Prosperity Bancshares Inc. (NYSE:PB) monthly performance is -14.11%.

On 14 January, Two Harbors Investment Corp. (NYSE:TWO) said that it is prepping the year’s first prime jumbo RMBS, a $279.5 million offering from Two Harbors’ Agate Bay Mortgage Trust series. Two Harbors Investment Corp. (NYSE:TWO) has 0.30% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 67.20%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $10.37.

On 13 January, LG Display Co., Ltd. (NYSE:LPL) said it has agreed to pay $13 million to settle Washington’s state court antitrust claims over the company’s alleged participation in a price-fixing scheme among liquid crystal display panel manufacturers. On last trading day LG Display Co., Ltd. (NYSE:LPL) moved up 1.60% to close at $16.46. Its volatility for the week is 1.67% while volatility for the month is 1.84%. LPL’s sales growth for past 5 years was 10.70% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -13.90%. LG Display Co., Ltd. (NYSE:LPL) monthly performance is 6.95%.

Morning Alert: MetLife (NYSE:MET), Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD), Two Harbors Investment Corp. (NYSE:TWO), Liberty Tax (NASDAQ:TAX), CorVel Corporation (NASDAQ:CRVL)

MetLife Inc (NYSE:MET) on January 13 sued U.S. regulators over a decision to subject the insurer to tougher oversight because it harbors enough risk to endanger the financial system if the next crisis hits. On Wednesday shares of MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET) closed at $49.27. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 6.20% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 7.17%.

Police Chief James Mulligan presented a special commendation to Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD)’s Pharmacy store manager Christina Miles and assistant store manager Delores Torrisi during a ceremony last week at the Rite Aid store at the Whistlestop Mall. Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD) in last trading activity remains unchanged to close at $7.32. Company weekly performance is -3.30% while its quarterly performance stands at 53.78%. Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD) is -15.08% away from its 52 week high.

Two Harbors Investment Corp (NYSE:TWO) announced that it will release financial results for the quarter ended December 31, 2014, after the market close on Wednesday, February 4, 2015. On last trading day Two Harbors Investment Corp. (NYSE:TWO) moved up 0.40% to close at $10.14. Its volatility for the week is 1.37% while volatility for the month is 1.42%. TWO’s sales growth for past 5 years was 163.20% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 83.00%. Two Harbors Investment Corp. (NYSE:TWO) monthly performance is 1.71%.

Liberty Tax Inc (NASDAQ:TAX) Director Ellen M. Mcdowell sold 2,000 shares of the company’s stock on the open market in a transaction dated Thursday, January 15th. The shares were sold at an average price of $35.00, for a total transaction of $70,000.00. Following the transaction, the director now directly owns 45,324 shares in the company, valued at approximately $1,586,340. Liberty Tax, Inc. (NASDAQ:TAX) has 31.10% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 47.70%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $34.83.

In conjunction with CorVel Corporation (NASDAQ:CRVL) quarterly earnings release, CorVel will be conducting a conference call that will be broadcast live over the Internet on Tuesday, February 3rd at 11:30 am Eastern Time. On last trading day CorVel Corporation (NASDAQ:CRVL) moved up 1.32% to close at $35.26. Its volatility for the week is 3.26% while volatility for the month is 3.34%. CRVL’s sales growth for past 5 years was 9.10% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 17.80%. CorVel Corporation (NASDAQ:CRVL) monthly performance is -2.27%.

Must Watch These 5 Stocks: Bank of America (NYSE:BAC), Petroleo Brasileiro Petrobras (NYSE:PBR), Aquinox Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:AQXP), United Development Funding IV (NASDAQ:UDF), TWO

Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) reported fourth quarter EPS of $0.25 Thursday morning, down from $0.29 in the prior year period. Analysts expected EPS of $0.32. On Friday shares of Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) closed at $15.38. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -8.50% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 8.00%.

Petroleo Brasileiro Petrobras SA (ADR) (NYSE:PBR) revealed on Wednesday that intends to release unaudited third-quarter results to its Board of Directors on January 27. Petroleo Brasileiro Petrobras SA (ADR) (NYSE:PBR) in last trading activity advanced 2.17% to close at $7.06. Company quarterly performance stands at -51.31%. Petroleo Brasileiro Petrobras SA (ADR) (NYSE:PBR) is -66.28% away from its 52 week high.

Aquinox Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:AQXP) 10% Owner Johnson & Johnson had sold 15,900 shares worth of $123,384 in a transaction dated December 5, 2014. In this transaction, 15,900 shares were sold at $7.76 per share. On Friday shares of Aquinox Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:AQXP) closed at $9.95.

United Development Funding IV (NASDAQ:UDF) announced that its board of trustees has authorized it to repurchase up to $25 million of the Trust’s common shares. UDF IV may repurchase common shares in the open market or in privately negotiated transactions at the discretion of management, subject to its assessment of market conditions and other factors. United Development Funding IV (NASDAQ:UDF) in last trading activity moved up 0.78% to close at $16.83. Company weekly performance is -4.27% while its quarterly performance stands at -10.24%. United Development Funding IV (NASDAQ:UDF) is -15.07% away from its 52 week high.

Two Harbors Investment Corp. (NYSE:TWO) has received a Underperform rating, according to the latest rank of 5 from research firm, Zacks. The counter could manage an average rating of 1.09 from 11 analysts. 10 market experts have complete faith in the companys business and have marked it as a strong buy. 1 analyst recommended buying the counter. On last trading day Two Harbors Investment Corp. (NYSE:TWO) moved up 0.99% to close at $10.25. Its volatility for the week is 1.35% while volatility for the month is 1.43%. TWO’s sales growth for past 5 years was 163.20% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 83.00%. Two Harbors Investment Corp. (NYSE:TWO) monthly performance is 5.34%.

Market Watch List: Groupon (NASDAQ:GRPN), Transocean (NYSE:RIG), GSI Group Inc. (NASDAQ:GSIG), Two Harbors Investment (NYSE:TWO), American Homes 4 Rent (NYSE:AMH)

Keywell Bradley A, Director of Groupon Inc., (NASDAQ:GRPN) had unloaded 500,000 shares at an average price of $7.01 in a transaction dated on December 17, 2014. The total value of the transaction was worth $3,505,000. After the trade, the Director now owns 33,825,030 shares which is valued at $271,276,741 in the current market. On Friday shares of Groupon, Inc. (NASDAQ:GRPN) closed at $7.74. Company’s EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 27.33%.

Jefferies Group reiterated their hold rating on shares of Transocean LTD (NYSE:RIG) in a research report released on Thursday morning. Jefferies Group currently has a $17.00 price objective on the stock, down from their previous price objective of $20.00.Transocean Ltd. (NYSE:RIG) in last trading activity moved down -1.04% to close at $16.10. Company weekly performance is -11.15% while its quarterly performance stands at -44.56%. Transocean Ltd. (NYSE:RIG) is -64.47% away from its 52 week high.

On last trading day GSI Group Inc. (NASDAQ:GSIG) moved down -1.20% to close at $14.00. Its volatility for the week is 2.75% while volatility for the month is 2.55%. GSIG’s sales growth for past 5 years was 3.40% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 15.10%. GSI Group Inc. (NASDAQ:GSIG) monthly performance is -2.30%.

Two Harbors Investment Corp. (NYSE:TWO) declared a quarterly dividend of $0.26 per share of common stock for the fourth quarter of 2014. This dividend is payable on January 20, 2015 to common stockholders of record at the close of business on December 30, 2014.Two Harbors Investment Corp. (NYSE:TWO) has 0.30% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 67.10%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $10.12.

American Homes 4 Rent (NYSE:AMH) CEO David P. Singelyn acquired 7,731 shares of American Homes 4 Rent stock on the open market in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, December 31st. The shares were purchased at an average cost of $24.44 per share, with a total value of $188,945.64. On last trading day American Homes 4 Rent (NYSE:AMH) moved up 0.35% to close at $17.44. Its volatility for the week is 1.07% while volatility for the month is 1.31%. American Homes 4 Rent (NYSE:AMH) monthly performance is 3.62%.