Active Stocks to Watch: Constellium N.V (NYSE:CSTM), Casella Waste Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:CWST), Merck & Co. (NYSE:MRK), BlackBerry (NASDAQ:BBRY), Pioneer Natural Resources (NYSE:PXD)

On Friday shares of Constellium N.V (NYSE:CSTM) closed at $15.75. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 9.80% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 42.05%. Constellium NV (NYSE:CSTM) on Thursday reported a first-quarter loss of $36.1 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier. On a per-share basis, the Schiphol-Rijk, Netherlands-based company said it had a loss of 34 cents. Losses, adjusted for non-recurring costs, came to 2 cents per share.

Casella Waste Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:CWST) in last trading activity moved up 2.91% to close at $5.66. Company weekly performance is 5.60% while its quarterly performance stands at 37.71%. Casella Waste Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:CWST) is -10.16% away from its 52 week high. It was reported on 8 May, that Casella Waste Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:CWST), a regional vertically-integrated solid waste services company, initially caught the eye of JCP Investment Management and its partners earlier this year. After disclosing a 5% stake in a 13D SEC filing, the activist hedge fund delivered a private letter to the board nominating three individuals to the board of directors at the upcoming 2015 annual meeting.

On last trading day Merck & Co. Inc. (NYSE:MRK) moved up 0.75% to close at $60.23. Its volatility for the week is 1.22% while volatility for the month is 1.53%. MRK’s sales growth for past 5 years was 9.00% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -6.30%. Merck & Co. Inc. (NYSE:MRK) monthly performance is 4.13%. Merck & Co. Inc. (NYSE:MRK) announced that new investigational data in 10 different types of cancer from the company’s immuno-oncology development program evaluating its anti-PD-1 therapy, KEYTRUDA® , will be presented at the 51st Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology in Chicago, May 29 – June 2, 2015.

BlackBerry Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY) in last trading activity remains unchanged to close at $10.33. Company weekly performance is 4.55% while its quarterly performance stands at 2.38%. BlackBerry Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY) is -18.21% away from its 52 week high. BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY) and T-Mobile US Incorporated have announced a joint plan to bring the BlackBerry Classic to the Un-carrier’s Data Strong network and its approximately 57 million individual and business customers.

On last trading day Pioneer Natural Resources Co. (NYSE:PXD) moved up 0.93% to close at $154.67. Its volatility for the week is 3.12% while volatility for the month is 3.02%. PXD’s sales growth for past 5 years was 23.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 49.20%. Pioneer Natural Resources Co. (NYSE:PXD) monthly performance is -14.18%. After Parsley Energy Inc.’s (PE) mixed start to the year—a production beat, a net loss and a nifty bolt-on acquisition in its core—the company is joining its peers’ optimism in the Permian Basin. Pioneer Natural Resources Co. (NYSE:PXD) and RSP Permian Inc. (RSPP) have indicated they would increase rig counts if prices continue to strengthen.

Morning Alert: Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT), SeaDrill Limited (NYSE:SDRL), Pioneer Natural Resources Co. (NYSE:PXD), Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ), Heritage-Crystal Clean, Inc (NASDAQ:HCCI)

On Thursday shares of Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT) closed at $48.67. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -8.00% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 9.70%. Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT) Effective June 1, 2015,Thomas C. Freyman has been appointed Executive Vice President, Finance and Administration; John M. Capek has been appointed Executive Vice President, Ventures; and, Brian B. Yoor, has been appointed Senior Vice President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer, and will continue to report to Mr. Freyman in his new role.

SeaDrill Limited (NYSE:SDRL) in last trading activity fell -6.13% to close at $14.08. Company weekly performance is 5.31% while its quarterly performance stands at 8.14%. SeaDrill Limited (NYSE:SDRL) is -64.23% away from its 52 week high. SeaDrill Limited (NYSE:SDRL) has slated to release earnings on May 27.

On last trading day Pioneer Natural Resources Co. (NYSE:PXD) moved up 0.89% to close at $153.24. Its volatility for the week is 3.16% while volatility for the month is 3.00%. PXD’s sales growth for past 5 years was 23.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 49.20%. Pioneer Natural Resources Co. (NYSE:PXD) monthly performance is -14.84%. Pioneer Natural Resources Company (NYSE:PXD) on 5 May, announced financial and operating results for the quarter ended March 31, 2015. Pioneer reported a first quarter net loss attributable to common stockholders of $78 million, or $0.52 per diluted share. Without the effect of noncash derivative mark-to-market gains and other unusual items, adjusted income for the first quarter was a loss of $5 million after tax, or $0.03 per diluted share.

On Thursday shares of Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) closed at $101.83. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 3.70% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 5.13%. Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) and Actavis plc (NYSE:ACT) have been cleared of any wrongdoing after being accused of not doing enough to warn patients of addiction risks posed by their prescription pain killers on sale. However, Purdue Pharma will have to make its case after a U.S District Court concluded it had a case to answer on the same issue.

On last trading day Heritage-Crystal Clean, Inc (NASDAQ:HCCI) moved up 1.31% to close at $13.16. Its volatility for the week is 5.66% while volatility for the month is 4.18%. HCCI’s sales growth for past 5 years was 28.10% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -33.50%. Heritage-Crystal Clean, Inc (NASDAQ:HCCI) monthly performance is -3.87%. Heritage-Crystal Clean (NASDAQ:HCCI)‘s stock had its “hold” rating reaffirmed by Zacks in a research note issued on 1 May.

Hot Alert: BIND Therapeutics (NASDAQ:BIND), Petroleo Brasileiro Petrobras SA (ADR) (NYSE:PBR-A), Assurant Inc. (NYSE:AIZ), Pioneer Natural Resources (NYSE:PXD), Sutor Technology (NASDAQ:SUTR)

On Tuesday shares of BIND Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:BIND) closed at $6.03. BIND Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:BIND), announced it will host a conference call and live audio webcast on May 7, 2015, at 8:30 a.m. ET to report first quarter 2015 financial results.

Petroleo Brasileiro Petrobras SA (ADR) (NYSE:PBR-A) in last trading activity moved up 4.58% to close at $9.36. Company weekly performance is 7.59% while its quarterly performance stands at 25.81%. Petroleo Brasileiro Petrobras SA (ADR) (NYSE:PBR-A) is -57.72% away from its 52 week high. Brazil’s state-run oil company Petroleo Brasileiro Petrobras SA (ADR) (NYSE:PBR-A) confirmed on Tuesday it plans to report first-quarter earnings on May 15, at the end of a 45-day reporting window mandated by Brazilian securities regulator CVM.

On last trading day Assurant Inc. (NYSE:AIZ) moved up 0.69% to close at $62.90. Its volatility for the week is 2.15% while volatility for the month is 1.55%. AIZ’s sales growth for past 5 years was 3.60% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 12.00%. Assurant Inc. (NYSE:AIZ) monthly performance is 2.56%. Assurant Inc (NYSE:AIZ), on Tuesday reported first-quarter net earnings of $50 million or $0.71 per share compared with $137.2 million or $1.86 per share last year.

Pioneer Natural Resources Co. (NYSE:PXD) has 1.00% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 93.50%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $163.05. Pioneer Natural Resources Co. (NYSE:PXD) on Tuesday reported a first-quarter loss of $78 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier.

On last trading day Sutor Technology Group Limited (NASDAQ:SUTR) fell -1.33% to close at $0.74. Its volatility for the week is 13.39% while volatility for the month is 11.63%. SUTR’s sales growth for past 5 years was -1.20% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -19.10%. Sutor Technology Group Limited (NASDAQ:SUTR) monthly performance is 21.31%. On April 27, Sutor Technology Group Limited (NASDAQ:SUTR), announced the results of its 2015 annual meeting of shareholders held on Friday, April 24, 2015. Election of all of the nominees to the Board of Directors of the Company to serve until the 2016 annual meeting of shareholders; and Ratification of BDO China Shu Lun Pan Certified Public Accountants LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2015.

Active Stocks to Watch: CSX Corp. (NYSE:CSX), Pioneer Natural Resources Co. (NYSE:PXD), Egalet Corporation (NASDAQ:EGLT), Community West Bancshares (NASDAQ:CWBC), Primo Water (NASDAQ:PRMW)

On Monday shares of CSX Corp. (NYSE:CSX) closed at $36.61. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 7.00% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 9.87%. Pershing Capital Management LP founder Bill Ackman said he was leaving CSX Corp. (NYSE:CSX) off his agenda for discussion at a hedge-fund conference, and the railroad’s shares slumped the most in more than a month.

Pioneer Natural Resources Co. (NYSE:PXD) in last trading activity moved down -1.88% to close at $168.33. Company weekly performance is -1.80% while its quarterly performance stands at 7.16%. Pioneer Natural Resources Co. (NYSE:PXD) is -28.22% away from its 52 week high. Pioneer Natural Resources Co. (NYSE:PXD) announced it will close its Denver office and cut the number of people working at its Trinidad field office by nearly half. Oil prices have slid to about half the recent peak price of $107 per barrel set in June 2014 and natural gas prices have been similarly dismal — averaging less than $3 per thousand cubic feet during 2015 compared to a peak of about $4.20 per thousand cubic feet last summer.

On last trading day Egalet Corporation (NASDAQ:EGLT) moved down -3.42% to close at $9.33. Its volatility for the week is 6.68% while volatility for the month is 4.67%. Egalet Corporation (NASDAQ:EGLT) monthly performance is -17.87%. Egalet Corporation (NASDAQ:EGLT), announced that its first quarter financial results will be released on Thursday, May 7, 2015.

Community West Bancshares (NASDAQ:CWBC) has 15.50% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 13.00%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $6.72. Community West Bancshares (NASDAQ:CWBC)’s Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.03 per common share, which is a 50% increase compared to the previous quarter. The dividend will be payable May 28, 2015, to common shareholders of record on May 11, 2015.

On last trading day Primo Water Corporation (NASDAQ:PRMW) increased 1.55% to close at $5.24. Its volatility for the week is 1.83% while volatility for the month is 1.75%. PRMW’s sales growth for past 5 years was 17.70% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 1.80%. Primo Water Corporation (NASDAQ:PRMW) monthly performance is 0.19%. Primo Water Corporation (NASDAQ:PRMW) will announce results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015 on Tuesday, May 5, 2015, after market close.

Trending Stocks: Oracle (NYSE:ORCL), Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC), HF Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:HFFC), Pitney Bowes Inc. (NYSE:PBI), Pioneer Natural Resources Co. (NYSE:PXD)

Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) in last trading activity moved up 1.23% to close at $43.61. Company weekly performance is 0.67% while its quarterly performance stands at -0.31%. Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) is -6.06% away from its 52 week high. It was reported on 24 April, that Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) plans to make almost all of its services available via the Internet by mid-October, Co-CEO Mark Hurd said, as the database-software company changes its business model to fit a new competitive landscape.

Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC) in last trading activity advanced 0.49% to close at $54.97. Company weekly performance is 1.12% while its quarterly performance stands at 3.27%. Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC) is -2.34% away from its 52 week high. Wells Fargo (NYSE:WFC) announced a $1 million donation over the next five years to The First Tee, becoming a Trustee of the youth development organization that builds character through the game of golf for children at 175 local chapters across the U.S.

On last trading day HF Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:HFFC) moved down -1.42% to close at $14.58. Its volatility for the week is 1.04% while volatility for the month is 1.07%. HFFC’s sales growth for past 5 years was -8.00% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -10.20%. HF Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:HFFC) monthly performance is -1.02%. HF Financial Corp. (HFFC) on Monday reported fiscal third-quarter profit of $719,000. On a per-share basis, the Sioux Falls, South Dakota-based company said it had net income of 10 cents. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, came to 23 cents per share. The holding company for Home Federal Bank posted revenue of $10.9 million in the period.

Pitney Bowes Inc. (NYSE:PBI) has 0.20% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 87.40%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $22.69. Pitney Bowes Inc. (NYSE:PBI) celebrated their 95th Anniversary by ringing the Closing Bell on the New York Stock Exchange on Wednesday, April 22.

On last trading day Pioneer Natural Resources Co. (NYSE:PXD) moved down -1.55% to close at $171.41. Its volatility for the week is 2.23% while volatility for the month is 2.32%. PXD’s sales growth for past 5 years was 23.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 49.20%. Pioneer Natural Resources Co. (NYSE:PXD) monthly performance is 4.54%. Nomura began coverage on shares of Pioneer Natural Resources (NYSE:PXD) in a report. The firm issued a buy rating and a $212.00 target price on the stock.

Trending Tickers: Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL), LinkedIn Corporation (NYSE:LNKD), Global Partners LP (NYSE:GLP), Pioneer Natural Resources Co. (NYSE:PXD), IAMGOLD Corp. (NYSE:IAG)

On Wednesday shares of Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) closed at $541.04. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 22.80% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 15.90%. The European Union accused Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) on Wednesday of cheating consumers and competitors by distorting Web search results to favor its own shopping service, after a five-year investigation that could change the rules for business online.

LinkedIn Corporation (NYSE:LNKD) in last trading activity fell -0.12% to close at $257.19. Company weekly performance is 1.95% while its quarterly performance stands at 15.33%. LinkedIn Corporation (NYSE:LNKD) is -6.88% away from its 52 week high. On April 9, LinkedIn Corporation (NYSE:LNKD) announced plans to acquire lynda.com, an online learning company, in a deal valued at $1.5 billion. The deal is expected to close in the second quarter of this year and will be paid in approximately 52 percent cash and 48 percent stock.

On last trading day Global Partners LP (NYSE:GLP) moved up 1.65% to close at $38.09. Its volatility for the week is 3.01% while volatility for the month is 3.07%. GLP’s sales growth for past 5 years was 24.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 9.50%. Global Partners LP (NYSE:GLP) monthly performance is 12.03%. Global Partners LP (NYSE:GLP) agreed to acquire a portfolio of gas stations and dealer supply contracts from Capitol Petroleum Group for $156 million.

Pioneer Natural Resources Co. (NYSE:PXD) has 1.00% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 94.20%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $179.94. Pioneer Natural Resources (NYSE:PXD) expects its total production to grow 10% in fiscal 2015. Also, it expects more than 20% growth in its oil production. This significant improvement in oil production should boost its top as well as bottom lines performance in 2015. The company remains on track with its plan to expand production in 2015 if the crude oil prices pick up the momentum.

On Wednesday shares of IAMGOLD Corp. (NYSE:IAG) closed at $2.16. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 2.00% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 3.00%. IAMGOLD Corporation (NYSE:IAG) will release its first quarter 2015 financial results after market hours on Tuesday, May 5th, 2015.

Morning Movers: Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA), TetraLogic Pharmaceuticals Corporation (NASDAQ:TLOG), AT&T (NYSE:T), Performant Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:PFMT), Pioneer Natural Resources Co. (NYSE:PXD)

Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) had its price objective reduced by Bank of America from $70.00 to $65.00 in a research report released on Monday morning. On Friday shares of Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) closed at $203.34. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 95.50% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 47.90%.

On February 26, TetraLogic Pharmaceuticals Corporation (Nasdaq:TLOG) announced financial results for the year ended December 31, 2014. Cash, cash equivalents, and marketable securities totaled $53.7 million at December 31, 2014, as compared to $55.1 million at December 31, 2013. TetraLogic Pharmaceuticals Corporation (NASDAQ:TLOG) in last trading activity fell -0.21% to close at $4.82. Company weekly performance is -2.43% while its quarterly performance stands at -0.41%. TetraLogic Pharmaceuticals Corporation (NASDAQ:TLOG) is -50.41% away from its 52 week high.

AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) announced that it will carry the Samsung Galaxy S® 6and Galaxy S® 6 edge in its retail stores and on www.att.com. Pricing, availability and further details will be announced at a later date. AT&T currently offers the largest selection of Samsung devices. AT&T, Inc. (NYSE:T) in last trading activity increased 0.17% to close at $34.56. Company weekly performance is 1.41% while its quarterly performance stands at 0.67%. AT&T, Inc. (NYSE:T) is -5.25% away from its 52 week high.

On February 26, Performant Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:PFMT) reported a fourth-quarter loss of $2.4 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier. For the year, the company reported profit of $9.4 million, or 19 cents per share. Revenue was reported as $195.4 million. Performant Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:PFMT) has 27.40% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 91.80%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $5.25.

Pioneer Natural Resources Co. (NYSE:PXD) announced that Tim Dove, President and Chief Operating Officer, will participate on a E&P Panel discussion at The Simmons & Company Energy Conference on Thursday, March 5 at 11:00 a.m. PT. On last trading day Pioneer Natural Resources Co. (NYSE:PXD) fell -2.25% to close at $152.52. Its volatility for the week is 3.07% while volatility for the month is 3.68%. PXD’s sales growth for past 5 years was 23.60% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 49.20%. Pioneer Natural Resources Co. (NYSE:PXD) monthly performance is 5.51%.

Stocks Gaining Momentum: AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS), Geron Corporation (NASDAQ:GERN), Dollar Tree (NASDAQ:DLTR), Modine Manufacturing (NYSE:MOD), Pioneer Natural Resources (NYSE:PXD)

On 6 February, AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS) announced that members of the United Steelworkers (USW) international union have ratified a new 4-year labor agreement, effective Mar 1, 2015. On Monday shares of AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS) closed at $4.34. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 9.80% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 5.00%.

Geron Corporation (NASDAQ:GERN) in last trading activity moved down -1.98% to close at $2.97. Company weekly performance is -3.57% while its quarterly performance stands at 23.75%. Geron Corporation (NASDAQ:GERN) is -40.43% away from its 52 week high.

Dollar Tree, Inc. (NASDAQ: DLTR), announced that it has priced a private offering of $2,500 million of senior notes due 2023 (the “2023 Notes”) and $750 million of senior notes due 2020 (the “2020 Notes” and, together with the 2023 Notes, the “Notes”). On last trading day Dollar Tree, Inc. (NASDAQ:DLTR) moved down -0.23% to close at $74.90. Its volatility for the week is 2.38% while volatility for the month is 2.69%. DLTR’s sales growth for past 5 years was 11.00% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 26.50%. Dollar Tree, Inc. (NASDAQ:DLTR) monthly performance is 5.33%.

On 4 February, Modine Manufacturing Company (NYSE:MOD) reported Operating income decreased $1.8 million to $6.9 million compared with the prior year. Gross profit was up on the higher sales volume, but was offset by higher SG&A expense due to higher engineering and development costs. Modine Manufacturing Company (NYSE:MOD) has 2.10% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 84.70%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $12.66.

Research analysts at Imperial Capital decreased their price target on shares of Pioneer Natural Resources (NYSE:PXD) from $247.00 to $214.00 in a report released on Monday. The firm currently has a “buy” rating on the stock. Imperial Capital’s target price would suggest a potential upside of 38.85% from the company’s current price. On last trading day Pioneer Natural Resources Co. (NYSE:PXD) moved down -0.59% to close at $155.73. Its volatility for the week is 3.56% while volatility for the month is 4.06%. PXD’s sales growth for past 5 years was 11.10% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -32.40%. Pioneer Natural Resources Co. (NYSE:PXD) monthly performance is 10.12%.

Big Movers: Broadcom Corp. (NASDAQ:BRCM), Rackspace Hosting (NYSE:RAX), Pioneer Natural Resources Co. (NYSE:PXD), Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE:A), Repligen Corporation (NASDAQ:RGEN)

On 29 January, Broadcom Corp. (NASDAQ:BRCM) posted fourth-quarter results on Thursday that exceeded Wall Street’s expectations as the Apple supplier increased its focus on Wi-Fi and broadband chips, sending its shares higher. In the fourth quarter, Broadcom posted a net profit of $390 million, or 64 cents a share, compared with a net profit of $168 million, or 29 cents a share, last year. On Thursday shares of Broadcom Corp. (NASDAQ:BRCM) closed at $44.31. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 12.30% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 10.70%.

Rackspace Hosting, Inc. (NYSE:RAX) announced that it will host the Redis Conference, which is aimed at building greater collaboration between application developers, database administrators and Redis to Go practitioners throughout the growing Redis community. This first time event will take place in San Francisco at the Innovation Hangar in the Palace of Fine Arts Exhibition Hall on March 5, 2015. Rackspace Hosting, Inc. (NYSE:RAX) in last trading activity advanced 1.13% to close at $47.28. Company weekly performance is 4.58% while its quarterly performance stands at 24.62%. Rackspace Hosting, Inc. (NYSE:RAX) is -2.48% away from its 52 week high.

Howard Weil lowered shares of Pioneer Natural Resources Co. (NYSE:PXD) to a sector outperform rating in a report released on Tuesday. On last trading day Pioneer Natural Resources Co. (NYSE:PXD) advanced 0.69% to close at $158.59. Its volatility for the week is 3.73% while volatility for the month is 4.10%. PXD’s sales growth for past 5 years was 11.10% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -32.40%. Pioneer Natural Resources Co. (NYSE:PXD) monthly performance is 13.72%.

Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE:A) will release first-quarter fiscal 2015 financial results after the stock market closes on Feb. 17. On last trading day Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE:A) moved up 1.07% to close at $39.53. Its volatility for the week is 1.88% while volatility for the month is 2.26%. A’s sales growth for past 5 years was 9.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 79.30%. Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE:A) monthly performance is 0.89%.

Repligen Corporation (NASDAQ:RGEN) announced that the Company will present at the 2015 Leerink Global Healthcare Conference to be held February 11-12 at the Waldorf Astoria hotel in New York. Management is scheduled to participate in an analyst-moderated “fireside chat” with investors at 2:40 p.m. EST on Thursday, February 12, 2015. On last trading day Repligen Corporation (NASDAQ:RGEN) advanced 0.25% to close at $23.79. Its volatility for the week is 7.84% while volatility for the month is 6.13%. RGEN’s sales growth for past 5 years was 18.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 22.70%. Repligen Corporation (NASDAQ:RGEN) monthly performance is 19.79%.

Stocks to Watch: AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV), Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE), Dex Media (NASDAQ:DXM), THL Credit (NASDAQ:TCRD), Pioneer Natural Resources Co. (NYSE:PXD)

Drugmaker Abbvie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV) posted better-than-expected adjusted results for the fourth quarter on Friday, 30 January 2015 because of double-digit growth of its blockbuster anti-inflammatory drug Humira. Sales of Humira increased 10.6 percent to $3.36 billion, offsetting lower sales of the testosterone medication Androgel and other medications. On Friday shares of AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV) closed at $60.35. Company’s EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 15.40%.

On January 26, 2015, Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) issued to Repligen Corporation (the “Company”) a notice of termination for convenience under the License Agreement, dated December 28, 2012, by and between the Company and Pfizer Inc. (the “License Agreement”) for the development of compounds to treat spinal muscular atrophy (SMA). The termination of the License Agreement will become effective as of April 26, 2015. Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) in last trading activity moved down -1.82% to close at $31.25. Company weekly performance is -3.70% while its quarterly performance stands at 6.87%. Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) is -6.72% away from its 52 week high.

It was reported on 15 January 2015 that Dex Media, Inc. (NASDAQ:DXM) CEO Joe Walsh appointed John Wholey as the new EVP of operations and client services as Mark Cairns moves to the role of EVP of integration and client experience. “John’s track record for reducing operational costs while continually enhancing client service fits perfectly with our goals for transformation at Dex,” Walsh said. “With John on board, Mark can now focus on strategies that will make it easier for local businesses to work with us.” On last trading day Dex Media, Inc. (NASDAQ:DXM) moved down -7.00% to close at $6.78. Its volatility for the week is 7.01% while volatility for the month is 5.95%. Dex Media, Inc. (NASDAQ:DXM) monthly performance is -25.41%.

In a research note released to the investors, Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintains its rating on THL Credit, Inc. (NASDAQ:TCRD).The analysts at the brokerage house have a current rating of Market Perform on the counter. THL Credit, Inc. (NASDAQ:TCRD) has 0.40% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 45.40%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $10.89.

It was reported on 16 January 2015, EFS, owned by Pioneer Natural Resources Co. (NYSE: PXD) and Reliance Industries Ltd., is expected to sell for more than $3 billion, said the people, who asked not to be identified because the process is private. Pioneer, the Dallas-based oil and gas producer, and India’s Reliance announced the sale in November. On last trading day Pioneer Natural Resources Co. (NYSE:PXD) advanced 2.92% to close at $150.53. Its volatility for the week is 4.40% while volatility for the month is 4.17%. PXD’s sales growth for past 5 years was 11.10% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -32.40%. Pioneer Natural Resources Co. (NYSE:PXD) monthly performance is 0.31%.