Trader’s Watch List: BioLineRx, (NASDAQ:BLRX), SeaDrill Limited (NYSE:SDRL), Verisk Analytics (NASDAQ:VRSK), Green Plains Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRE), Palo Alto Networks (NYSE:PANW)

On Monday shares of BioLineRx, Ltd. (NASDAQ:BLRX) closed at $1.96. BioLineRx Ltd. (NASDAQ:BLRX) reports its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015. Research and development expenses for the three months ended March 31, 2015 were $3.2 million, an increase of $0.5 million, or 18%, compared to $2.7 million for the corresponding 2014 period.

SeaDrill Limited (NYSE:SDRL) in last trading activity decreased -2.97% to close at $13.41. Company weekly performance is -3.04% while its quarterly performance stands at 6.01%. SeaDrill Limited (NYSE:SDRL) is -65.93% away from its 52 week high. Seadrill (NYSE:SDRL) was upgraded by equities research analysts at Vetr from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note issued to investors on Monday. The firm currently has a $22.66 price objective on the stock.

On last trading day Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSK) decreased -0.52% to close at $73.36. Its volatility for the week is 1.06% while volatility for the month is 1.73%. VRSK’s sales growth for past 5 years was 11.20% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 25.60%. Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSK) monthly performance is 2.12%. On May 11, Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSK) announced the pricing of an offering of $900.0 million of 4.000% Senior Notes due 2025 and $350.0 million of 5.500% Senior Notes due 2045 (collectively, the “Notes”). The closing of the offering is expected to occur on May 15, 2015, subject to satisfaction of customary closing conditions and the completion of the Company’s previously announced offering of Class A common stock (the “Common Stock Offering”).

Green Plains Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRE) has 2.80% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 98.50%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $31.42. Green Plains Partners LP (NASDAQ:GPP) filed to offer $200 million in units in in initial offering with the SEC. The company plans to list on the NASDAQ under the ticker “GPP.” Green Plains Partners LP is a fee-based Delaware limited partnership recently formed by parent, Green Plains Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRE), to own, operate, develop and acquire ethanol and fuel storage tanks, terminals, transportation assets and other related assets and businesses.

On last trading day Palo Alto Networks, Inc. (NYSE:PANW) advanced 1.95% to close at $157.73. Its volatility for the week is 1.93% while volatility for the month is 2.50%. PANW’s sales growth for past 5 years was 113.80% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -58.00%. Palo Alto Networks, Inc. (NYSE:PANW) monthly performance is 10.69%.

News Buzz: Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:CY), TCP International Holdings (NYSE:TCPI), SeaDrill Limited (NYSE:SDRL), Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC), Abraxas Petroleum Corp. (NASDAQ:AXAS)

On Friday shares of Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:CY) closed at $13.07. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 1.70% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 16.90%. On May 13, Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:CY) said it offered to buy Integrated Silicon Solution Inc for $19.75 per share in cash, trumping an offer by a Chinese consortium led by Summitview Capital.

TCP International Holdings Ltd. (NYSE:TCPI) in last trading activity decreased -2.00% to close at $3.92. Company weekly performance is 0.77% while its quarterly performance stands at -40.79%. TCP International Holdings Ltd. (NYSE:TCPI) is -65.61% away from its 52 week high. TCP International Holdings (NASDAQ:TCPI) was upgraded by Zacks from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report released on Wednesday.

On last trading day SeaDrill Limited (NYSE:SDRL) decreased -1.85% to close at $13.82. Its volatility for the week is 5.03% while volatility for the month is 5.47%. SDRL’s sales growth for past 5 years was 9.00% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 22.60%. SeaDrill Limited (NYSE:SDRL) monthly performance is 12.72%.

Anadarko Petroleum Corp. (NYSE:APC) announced the selection of a consortium consisting of CB&I, Chiyoda Corporation and Saipem or CCS JV for the initial development of the onshore LNG park in Mozambique. On Friday shares of Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC) closed at $84.67. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 15.50%

On last trading day Abraxas Petroleum Corp. (NASDAQ:AXAS) advanced 1.92% to close at $3.18. Its volatility for the week is 4.58% while volatility for the month is 5.16%. AXAS’s sales growth for past 5 years was 20.90% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 30.60%. Abraxas Petroleum Corp. (NASDAQ:AXAS) monthly performance is -16.54%. Abraxas Petroleum Corp. (NASDAQ:AXAS) reported a first-quarter loss of $718,000, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier. On a per-share basis, the San Antonio-based company said it had a loss of 1 cent.

Trader’s Watch List: Xinyuan Real Estate Co., (NYSE:XIN), SeaDrill Limited (NYSE:SDRL), China Jo-Jo Drugstores (NASDAQ:CJJD), Facebook (NASDAQ:FB), RCM Technologies (NASDAQ:RCMT)

On Friday shares of Xinyuan Real Estate Co., Ltd. (NYSE:XIN) closed at $3.01. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 15.40%. Xinyuan Real Estate Co. Ltd. (NYSE:XIN) announced the earnings results for Fiscal Year 2015 and Q1. The results came in during Pre-market on May 15, 2015. Earnings per share were $0.06. Company has received price target and ratings from many wallstreet analysts.

SeaDrill Limited (NYSE:SDRL) in last trading activity moved down -1.85% to close at $13.82. Company weekly performance is 1.17% while its quarterly performance stands at 12.18%. SeaDrill Limited (NYSE:SDRL) is -64.89% away from its 52 week high. Seadrill Ltd. (NYSE:SDRL) tumbled 10 percent after the state-owned oil producer abandoned a contract with another company.

On last trading day China Jo-Jo Drugstores, Inc. (NASDAQ:CJJD) moved down -0.66% to close at $3.88. Its volatility for the week is 5.00% while volatility for the month is 7.09%. China Jo-Jo Drugstores, Inc. (NASDAQ:CJJD) monthly performance is 18.41%. China Jo-Jo Drugstores, Inc. (NASDAQ:CJJD) on 14 May, announced the Company has launched free Wi-Fi assess in all of its 60 retail pharmacies in Hangzhou.

On last trading day Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) fell -1.17% to close at $80.42. Its volatility for the week is 1.94% while volatility for the month is 2.04%. FB’s sales growth for past 5 years was 74.20% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 78.90%. Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) monthly performance is -2.30%. Facebook, Inc.(NASDAQ:FB ) has launched Instant Articles to allow media outlets like The New York Times Company and others to publish their stories directly on its platform.

On last trading day RCM Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:RCMT) increased 3.05% to close at $5.75. Its volatility for the week is 4.00% while volatility for the month is 3.32%. RCMT’s sales growth for past 5 years was 2.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -2.10%. RCM Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:RCMT) monthly performance is -10.30%.RCM Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: RCMT) on 13 May, announced financial results for its first quarter, the thirteen week period ended April 4, 2015. Company reported revenues of $48.0 million for the thirteen week period ended April 4, 2015, a 1.2% decrease as compared to $48.6 million for the thirteen week period ended March 29, 2014 (the comparable prior year period). Gross profit was $13.3 million for the thirteen week period ended April 4, 2015, an 8.5% increase over $12.3 million for the comparable prior year period.

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.

Worth Watching Stocks: Merck & Co. Inc. (NYSE:MRK), SeaDrill Limited (NYSE:SDRL), Penn Virginia Corporation (NYSE:PVA), Open Text Corporation (NASDAQ:OTEX), WashingtonFirst Bankshares (NASDAQ:WFBI)

On Monday shares of Merck & Co. Inc. (NYSE:MRK) closed at $60.64. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 9.00% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 5.00%. Merck (NYSE:MRK), announced financial results for the first quarter of 2015. First-Quarter 2015 Non-GAAP EPS of $0.85, Excluding Certain Items; GAAP EPS of $0.33; Company Narrows and Raises 2015 Full-Year Non-GAAP EPS Target to $3.35 to $3.48, Excluding Certain Items; Lowers 2015 Full-Year GAAP EPS Target to $1.58 to $1.85.

SeaDrill Limited (NYSE:SDRL) in last trading activity moved up 0.76% to close at $13.32. Company weekly performance is 16.23% while its quarterly performance stands at 12.60%. SeaDrill Limited (NYSE:SDRL) is -66.16% away from its 52 week high.

On last trading day Penn Virginia Corporation (NYSE:PVA) fell -2.48% to close at $6.28. Its volatility for the week is 6.97% while volatility for the month is 6.22%. PVA’s sales growth for past 5 years was 17.00% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -15.90%. Penn Virginia Corporation (NYSE:PVA) monthly performance is -13.97%. Penn Virginia Corporation (NYSE:PVA) announced that it will release its first quarter 2015 results after the market closes on Monday, May 11, 2015, and hold a conference call / webcast on Tuesday, May 12, 2015, at 10:00 a.m. ET.

Open Text Corporation (NASDAQ:OTEX) has institutional ownership stands at 95.30%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $50.61. Open Text (NASDAQ:OTEX) was downgraded by Zacks from a “hold” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research report issued on Monday.

On last trading day WashingtonFirst Bankshares Inc. (NASDAQ:WFBI) fell -0.12% to close at $16.00. Its volatility for the week is 2.46% while volatility for the month is 1.95%. WashingtonFirst Bankshares Inc. (NASDAQ:WFBI) monthly performance is -6.49%. On April 23, WashingtonFirst Bankshares Inc. (NASDAQ:WFBI), reports unaudited consolidated net income available to common shareholders for the three months ended March 31, 2015 of $2.8 million ($0.28 per diluted common share) compared to $1.6 million ($0.19 per diluted common share) for the three months ended March 31, 2014.

Investors Watch List: SeaDrill Limited (NYSE:SDRL), Tyco International (NYSE:TYC), Infosys (NYSE:INFY), The Medicines Company (NASDAQ:MDCO), Penn Virginia Corporation (NYSE:PVA)

On Friday shares of SeaDrill Limited (NYSE:SDRL) closed at $11.39. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 9.00% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as -1.91%. Zephirin Group reissued their sell rating on shares of Seadrill (NYSE:SDRL) in a research note released on Sunday morning.

Tyco International Ltd. (NYSE:TYC) in last trading activity decreased -5.99% to close at $40.04. Company weekly performance is -5.18% while its quarterly performance stands at -5.09%. Tyco International Ltd. (NYSE:TYC) is -12.64% away from its 52 week high. Swiss security products maker Tyco International Ltd. (NYSE:TYC) Friday said second-quarter net income attributable to ordinary shareholders fell to $167 million or $0.39 per share, from $207 million or $0.44 per share in the comparable quarter last year.

On last trading day Infosys Ltd. (NYSE:INFY) decreased -9.01% to close at $31.81. Its volatility for the week is 2.45% while volatility for the month is 1.59%. INFY’s sales growth for past 5 years was 12.10% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 6.20%. Infosys Ltd. (NYSE:INFY) monthly performance is -9.17%. Infosys Ltd. (NYSE:INFY) would like to clarify that the record date for the bonus issue is proposed by the company and will be reconfirmed upon the approval of the shareholders. In addition, we would also like to confirm that the book closure date for the purpose of Annual General Meeting and Final Dividend is June 17, 2015 (not June 17, 2015 to June 22, 2015 as mentioned earlier).

The Medicines Company (NASDAQ:MDCO) has 0.80% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 86.50%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $27.41. On Apr 21, The Medicines Company (NASDAQ:MDCO) has scheduled its quarterly conference call for Tuesday, May 5th at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time to discuss first quarter financial results and operational developments.

On last trading day Penn Virginia Corporation (NYSE:PVA) decreased -4.85% to close at $6.67. Its volatility for the week is 6.43% while volatility for the month is 6.01%. PVA’s sales growth for past 5 years was 17.00% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -15.90%. Penn Virginia Corporation (NYSE:PVA) monthly performance is -4.85%. Penn Virginia Corporation (NYSE:PVA) announced that it will release its first quarter 2015 results after the market closes on Monday, May 11, 2015, and hold a conference call / webcast on Tuesday, May 12, 2015, at 10:00 a.m. ET.

Morning Buzz: VIVUS Inc. (NASDAQ:VVUS), SeaDrill Limited (NYSE:SDRL), KB Home (NYSE:KBH), Norcraft Companies (NYSE:NCFT), IAMGOLD Corp. (NYSE:IAG)

On Thursday shares of VIVUS Inc. (NASDAQ:VVUS) closed at $2.42. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 29.50% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 6.70%. VIVUS, Inc. (NASDAQ:VVUS) has filed a lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey against Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. (TEVA) in response to an Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA) filed by the latter for the generic version of VIVUS’ obesity product Qsymia capsules CIV.

SeaDrill Limited (NYSE:SDRL) in last trading activity fell -2.62% to close at $12.26. Company weekly performance is 14.37% while its quarterly performance stands at 28.24%. SeaDrill Limited (NYSE:SDRL) is -68.85% away from its 52 week high. Deutsche Bank reiterated their hold rating on shares of Seadrill (NYSE:SDRL) in a research report released on 13 April. Deutsche Bank currently has a $14.00 price objective on the stock.

On last trading day KB Home (NYSE:KBH) fell -2.60% to close at $15.72. Its volatility for the week is 2.05% while volatility for the month is 2.80%. 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 16.01%. KB Home (NYSE:KBH) announced it has purchased 57 acres along the Highway 16 corridor for a new community called The Ridge at Bandera, where the builder plans to construct 128 new homes in the foothills of the Texas Hill Country. Development is scheduled to begin this summer, with an official grand opening anticipated in early 2016.

Norcraft Companies, Inc. (NYSE:NCFT) has 57.56% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 98.20%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $25.75. On 13 April, Fortune Brands Home & Security (NYSE: FBHS) has signed an agreement to acquire Norcraft Companies, Inc., a leading, publicly-owned manufacturer of kitchen and bathroom cabinetry. “The combination of the two best cabinet businesses in North America is exciting,” said Chris Klein, chief executive officer, Fortune Brands. “Norcraft has proven capabilities and great relationships in the dealer channel with strong operating management throughout their business.”

On Thursday shares of IAMGOLD Corp. (NYSE:IAG) closed at $2.12. 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.

Why Making Dramatic Moves: EnerJex Resources (NYSEMKT:ENRJ), SeaDrill Limited (NYSE:SDRL), Tetra Tech Inc. (NASDAQ:TTEK), MSA Safety (NYSE:MSA), Flexible Solutions International (NYSEMKT:FSI)

On Thursday shares of EnerJex Resources, Inc. (NYSEMKT:ENRJ) closed at $1.92. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 23.90%. EnerJex Resources, Inc. (NYSEMKT:ENRJ) announced on 13 April, that it has filed its SEC Form 10-K detailing the Company’s results of operations for 2014.

SeaDrill Limited (NYSE:SDRL) in last trading activity fell -2.62% to close at $12.26. Company weekly performance is 14.37% while its quarterly performance stands at 28.24%. SeaDrill Limited (NYSE:SDRL) is -68.85% away from its 52 week high. Deutsche Bank reiterated their hold rating on shares of Seadrill (NYSE:SDRL) in a research report released on 13 April. Deutsche Bank currently has a $14.00 price objective on the stock.

On last trading day Tetra Tech Inc. (NASDAQ:TTEK) increased 1.58% to close at $25.00. Its volatility for the week is 1.69% while volatility for the month is 1.71%. TTEK’s sales growth for past 5 years was 6.10% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 3.00%. Tetra Tech Inc. (NASDAQ:TTEK) monthly performance is 1.38%. Tetra Tech Inc. (NASDAQ:TTEK) has been awarded a $35 million contract to help the D.C. Department of Environment assess and remediate contaminated sediments in the Anacostia River. The company said Tuesday it will provide technical support services for the agency’s Cleaner Anacostia River remediation project.

MSA Safety Incorporated (NYSE:MSA) has 4.00% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 61.30%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $52.36. MSA Systems Integration, Inc. (NYSE:MSA) said it has announced the recent hire of a new senior account executive, Tom McGuire. For over three decades, McGuire has been providing both security and telecommunication solutions to large-scale enterprises.

On last trading day Flexible Solutions International Inc. (NYSEMKT:FSI) moved down -0.77% to close at $1.54. Its volatility for the week is 11.04% while volatility for the month is 9.74%. FSI’s sales growth for past 5 years was 10.20% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 21.10%. Flexible Solutions International Inc. (NYSEMKT:FSI) monthly performance is 20.16%. On 10 April, Flexible Solutions International Inc. (NYSEMKT:FSI) announced an increase in first quarter revenue Dan O’Brien, CEO, comments, “We are pleased to announce a third straight quarter of double digit revenue growth relative to the year earlier quarters. Growth occurred in all lines, both new and old, which is a testament to our product quality and our employees’ efforts.” Complete financial results will be available by May 15, 2015 concurrent with our SEC quarterly filings.

Trader’s Recap: SeaDrill Limited (NYSE:SDRL), Alcatel Lucent SA (ADR) (NYSE:ALU), Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE), Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ), Alliance Data Systems Corporation (NYSE:ADS)

SeaDrill Limited (NYSE:SDRL) in last trading activity advanced 8.35% to close at $12.59. Company weekly performance is 22.71% while its quarterly performance stands at 30.33%. SeaDrill Limited (NYSE:SDRL) is -68.01% away from its 52 week high. Deutsche Bank reiterated their hold rating on shares of Seadrill Ltd. (NYSE:SDRL) in a research report released on Monday morning. Deutsche Bank currently has a $14.00 price objective on the stock.

Alcatel Lucent SA (ADR) (NYSE:ALU) has institutional ownership stands at 4.70%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $4.02. Nokia Corp. has agreed to acquire struggling French rival Alcatel-Lucent SA (ADR) (NYSE:ALU) for $16.5 billion in stock in hopes of better competing against other global makers of telecommunications and computing equipment.

On last trading day Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) moved up 0.51% to close at $35.21. Its volatility for the week is 1.45% while volatility for the month is 1.52%. PFE’s sales growth for past 5 years was 0.10% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 3.10%. Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) monthly performance is 2.24%. Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) on Wednesday said a late-stage study of its Ibrance breast-cancer drug in combination with fulvestrant was stopped early after meeting its primary endpoint of demonstrating improvement in progression-free survival.

On Tuesday shares of Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) closed at $100.60. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 3.70% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 5.96%. Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) and IBM (NYSE: IBM) announced plans to collaborate around a new generation of intelligent virtual coaching solutions and applications designed to transform the patient experience and deliver improved health outcomes. The companies intend to finalize the terms of a definitive agreement by the end of the second quarter.

On last trading day Alliance Data Systems Corporation (NYSE:ADS) advanced 0.38% to close at $302.20. Its volatility for the week is 1.27% while volatility for the month is 1.66%. ADS’s sales growth for past 5 years was 22.00% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 21.50%. Alliance Data Systems Corporation (NYSE:ADS) monthly performance is 4.45%. Alliance Data Systems Corporation (NYSE: ADS) today provided an update on its Card Services segment. In conjunction with the release of the Company’s Master Trust Monthly Noteholder’s Statement, the Company is releasing similar metrics for the overall total managed portfolio.

Stocks in Focus: Yuma Energy (NYSEMKT:YUMA), McDermott International Inc. (NYSE:MDR), Norcraft Companies (NYSE:NCFT), SeaDrill (NYSE:SDRL), Kate Spade & Company (NYSE:KATE)

On Wednesday shares of Yuma Energy, Inc. (NYSEMKT:YUMA) closed at $1.06. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -7.80% On 30 March, Yuma Energy, Inc. (NYSEMKT:YUMA) announced its financial results for the year ended December 31, 2014 and provided an operational overview relating to its properties. 1. The Thibodeaux No. 1 well was drilled to a total depth of 19,079 feet and logged a net 217 feet of hydrocarbon bearing sand. The well was put on production in March 2012.

McDermott International Inc. (NYSE:MDR) in last trading activity fell -0.63% to close at $4.75. Company weekly performance is 23.70% while its quarterly performance stands at 64.36%. McDermott International Inc. (NYSE:MDR) is -43.65% away from its 52 week high. McDermott International Inc. (NYSE:MDR) announced the receipt of a contract from integrated energy behemoth Chevron Corp. to supply subsea technological solutions for the expansion of its Jack/St. Malo project located in deepwater U.S. Gulf of Mexico (GoM).

On last trading day Norcraft Companies, Inc. (NYSE:NCFT) advanced 0.27% to close at $25.65. Its volatility for the week is 1.00% while volatility for the month is 3.39%. NCFT’s sales growth for past 5 years was 8.80% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 17.70%. Norcraft Companies, Inc. (NYSE:NCFT) monthly performance is 25.12%. On 31 March, Norcraft Companies, Inc. (NYSE:NCFT) announced that it agreed to be acquired by Fortune Brands Home & Security in a transaction valued at approximately $600 million.

SeaDrill Limited (NYSE:SDRL)’s stock on 08 April traded at beginning with a price of $10.61 and when day-trade ended the stock finally moved down -3.21% to end at $10.26. SeaDrill Limited (NYSE:SDRL)’s showed weekly performance of 9.73%. HSBC initiated coverage on shares of SeaDrill Limited (NYSE:SDRL) in a research report sent to investors on Wednesday morning. The firm issued a reduce rating on the stock.

On last trading day Kate Spade & Company (NYSE:KATE) advanced 0.59% to close at $34.27. Its volatility for the week is 2.47% while volatility for the month is 2.43%. KATE’s sales growth for past 5 years was -10.00% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 19.70%. Kate Spade & Company (NYSE:KATE) monthly performance is 7.26%.On 31 March, Kate Spade & Company (NYSE:KATE) said that, it plans to open its outlet store at Opry Mills.