On Thursday shares of Oncolytics Biotech Inc. (NASDAQ:ONCY) closed at $0.71. On may 06, Oncolytics Biotech (NASDAQ:ONCY) announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted an Orphan Drug Designation (ODD) for its lead product candidate, REOLYSIN, for the treatment of gastric cancers.
Codexis, Inc. (NASDAQ:CDXS) in last trading activity advanced 6.93% to close at $4.63. Company weekly performance is 3.12% while its quarterly performance stands at 38.21%. Codexis, Inc. (NASDAQ:CDXS) is -18.05% away from its 52 week high. On May 7, Codexis, Inc. (NASDAQ:CDXS), a leading developer of biocatalysts for the pharmaceutical and fine chemical industries, announces financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2015. Total revenues for the quarter ended March 31, 2015 of $6.8 million compare with revenues of $7.1 million for the first quarter of 2014. Biocatalyst product sales increased 3% to $3.1 million and included a second shipment of enzyme to a major food ingredient customer, as well as higher sales to more pharmaceutical customers compared with the prior-year period.
On Thursday shares of Adecoagro S.A. (NYSE:AGRO) closed at $10.41. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 13.60% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 1.00%. Agricultural company Adecoagro S.A. (NYSE:AGRO) said its first-quarter attributable profit increased to $12.83 million from $2.59 million last year. Earnings per share were $0.105, compared to last year’s $0.021.
WPP plc (NASDAQ:WPPGY) has institutional ownership stands at 3.70%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $122.48. Y&R Global, a part of WPP plc (NASDAQ:WPPGY), CEO David Sable and Wunderman CEO Mark Read announced that John Lynn will join Y&R and Wunderman, to serve as CEO of Latin America for both agencies. He transitions into the role over the next few months and will be based in the Miami office, which serves as HQ for the region.
On last trading day UIL Holdings Corporation (NYSE:UIL) advanced 2.09% to close at $49.85. Its volatility for the week is 2.05% while volatility for the month is 1.93%. UIL’s sales growth for past 5 years was 12.70%. On May 12, UIL Holdings Corporation (NYSE:UIL) monthly performance is -1.75%. UIL Holdings Corporation (NYSE: UIL) announced that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend of $0.432 per share on its Common Stock at today’s Board meeting. This dividend is payable July 1, 2015 to shareowners of record at the close of business on June 15, 2015.