Top Stories: Dicerna Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:DRNA), Merck & Co. Inc. (NYSE:MRK), Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL), News Corporation (NASDAQ:NWSA), Tonix Pharmaceuticals Holding Corp (NASDAQ:TNXP)

On Monday shares of Dicerna Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:DRNA) closed at $20.27. Dicerna Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:DRNA) announced the commencement of a proposed underwritten public offering of 2,750,000 shares of common stock. Dicerna also intends to grant the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 412,500 shares of common stock. The offering is subject to market and other conditions, and there can be no assurance as to whether or when the offering may be completed, or as to the actual size or terms of the offering.

On Monday shares of Merck & Co. Inc. (NYSE:MRK) closed at $60.01. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 9.00% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 4.39%. German drug maker Merck & Co. Inc. (NYSE:MRK) reported that first-quarter net income declined 13.1 percent to 281.7 million euros or 0.65 euros per share from 325.2 million euros or 0.75 euros per share in the prior-year quarter.

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) in last trading activity moved up 1.10% to close at $130.19. Company weekly performance is 3.06% while its quarterly performance stands at 2.27%. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) is -2.83% away from its 52 week high. A federal appeals court handed a partial victory to Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) upholding court findings smartphone rival Samsung Electronics Co. infringed the iPhone maker’s intellectual property but setting aside part of a $930 million jury award.

News Corporation (NASDAQ:NWSA) has 0.77% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 99.40%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $15.68. On May 10, News Corp announced that it has begun repurchasing shares of Class A Common Stock under its previously disclosed buyback program. This marks the first time the company has bought back stock under the program since the “new” News Corp was established as a separate, publicly-traded company in mid-2013.

On last trading day Tonix Pharmaceuticals Holding Corp (NASDAQ:TNXP) fell -1.42% to close at $6.26. Its volatility for the week is 4.32% while volatility for the month is 4.87%. Tonix Pharmaceuticals Holding Corp (NASDAQ:TNXP) monthly performance is 0.97%. On May 13, Tonix Pharmaceuticals Holding Corp (NASDAQ:TNXP) announced that it has begun a Phase 3 clinical study of TNX-102 SL (cyclobenzaprine HCl sublingual tablet, 2.8 mg) in fibromyalgia, having recently randomized the first patient. The study is expected to enroll approximately 500 patients with fibromyalgia at approximately 35 clinical centers in the U.S.

Stock Alert: BlackBerry Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY), The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW), Tonix Pharmaceuticals Holding (NASDAQ:TNXP), Express Scripts Holding (NASDAQ:ESRX), Dick’s Sporting Goods (NYSE:DKS)

BlackBerry Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY) Smoke, one of the most popular Southern rock bands to emerge in recent years, entertained about 1,800 people Friday night at the Uptown Theater. On Friday shares of BlackBerry Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY) closed at $10.27. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -9.20% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 54.20%.

The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW) will implement a 5-cent/lb ($110/mt) increase on all polyethylene grades sold in the Andean region, Central America and the Caribbean effective March 1, a source with knowledge of company business said Thursday. On Friday shares of The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW) closed at $49.53. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 5.30% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 11.84%.

Investment analysts at Roth Capital increased their price objective on shares of Tonix Pharmaceuticals Holding Corp. (NASDAQ:TNXP) from $10.00 to $12.00 in a note issued to investors on Tuesday. The firm currently has a “buy” rating on the stock. On last trading day Tonix Pharmaceuticals Holding Corp (NASDAQ:TNXP) fell -0.32% to close at $6.25. Its volatility for the week is 4.15% while volatility for the month is 5.19%. Tonix Pharmaceuticals Holding Corp (NASDAQ:TNXP) monthly performance is -5.87%.

Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ:ESRX) said on 18 February 2015, that it is laying off 380 employees nationwide, including 23 in St. Louis. On Friday shares of Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ:ESRX) closed at $86.08. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 36.50% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 13.29%.

Dick’s Sporting Goods Inc. (NYSE:DKS) is expected to open its Washington location Friday, March 27, at 3162 Phoenix Center Drive. On last trading day Dick’s Sporting Goods Inc. (NYSE:DKS) moved up 1.05% to close at $54.88. Its volatility for the week is 1.60% while volatility for the month is 1.95%. DKS’s sales growth for past 5 years was 8.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 56.80%. Dick’s Sporting Goods Inc. (NYSE:DKS) monthly performance is 1.70%.

Why Traders Are Watching: Tonix Pharmaceuticals Holding Corp (NASDAQ:TNXP), Criteo SA (NASDAQ:CRTO), Sangamo Biosciences Inc. (NASDAQ:SGMO), HEALTHSOUTH Corp. (NYSE:HLS), SurModics (NASDAQ:SRDX)

Tonix Pharmaceuticals Holding Corp. (NASDAQ:TNXP) announced the closing of its previously announced underwritten public offering of 4,900,000 shares of its common stock. The shares were sold at the public offering price of $5.85 per share, bringing the aggregate gross proceeds from the offering to approximately $28.7 million, before deducting underwriting discounts and commissions and other offering expenses. On Tuesday shares of Tonix Pharmaceuticals Holding Corp (NASDAQ:TNXP) closed at $5.79.

Criteo S.A. (NASDAQ:CRTO) will announce its financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended December 31, 2014 on Wednesday, February 18, 2015 before market open. Criteo SA (NASDAQ:CRTO) in last trading activity advanced 5.12% to close at $40.86. Company weekly performance is 2.84% while its quarterly performance stands at 12.90%. Criteo SA (NASDAQ:CRTO) is -32.96% away from its 52 week high.

Sangamo Biosciences (NASDAQ: SGMO) reported Q4 EPS of ($0.06), $0.03 better than the analyst estimate of ($0.09). Revenue for the quarter came in at $14.95 million versus the consensus estimate of $14.5 million. Sangamo Biosciences sees FY2015 revenue of $60-70 million, versus the consensus of $65.35 million.On last trading day Sangamo Biosciences Inc. (NASDAQ:SGMO) moved up 0.24% to close at $12.67. Its volatility for the week is 5.43% while volatility for the month is 6.43%. SGMO’s sales growth for past 5 years was 8.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 4.40%. Sangamo Biosciences Inc. (NASDAQ:SGMO) monthly performance is -19.50%.

On 5 February, HealthSouth Corp. (NYSE:HLS) has entered an agreement to purchase Cardinal Hill Rehabilitation Hospital in Lexington, Ky. HEALTHSOUTH Corp. (NYSE:HLS) has 2.60% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 94.40%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $44.85.

On 5 February, SurModics, Inc. (NASDAQ:SRDX), announced that Gerald B. (Jerry) Fischer has retired from the board of directors, effective immediately. On last trading day SurModics, Inc. (NASDAQ:SRDX) fell -0.09% to close at $23.21. Its volatility for the week is 3.16% while volatility for the month is 3.58%. SRDX’s sales growth for past 5 years was -13.90% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -16.40%. SurModics, Inc. (NASDAQ:SRDX) monthly performance is 5.89%.

Investor’s Are Gambling: Banco Santander, S.A. (NYSE:SAN), The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO), City National Corporation (NYSE:CYN), Adept Technology Inc. (NASDAQ:ADEP), Tonix Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:TNXP)

Spanish bank Banco Santander, S.A. (NYSE:SAN) earned 5.816 billion euros (about 6.69 billion US dollars) in 2014, 39 percent more than a year earlier, the bank reported on Tuesday. Loans increased by 5.0 percent on a year-on-year basis reaching 761.928 million euros, the bank said, marking the first time since the start of the economic crisis that profits increased in the banking group’s 10 key markets. On Tuesday shares of Banco Santander, S.A. (NYSE:SAN) closed at $7.14. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -1.30% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 11.70%.

The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO), the kingpin of carbonation, is about to get a milk mustache. The beverage giant announced on Tuesday that its Minute Made division is beginning to sell a premium-priced, protein-boosted milk under the Fairlife label. The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) in last trading activity increased 0.10% to close at $41.63. Company weekly performance is -1.79% while its quarterly performance stands at 0.10%. The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) is -7.49% away from its 52 week high.

City National Corporation (NYSE:CYN) cash dividend payment of $0.35 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 18, 2015. Shareholders who purchased CYN stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. On last trading day City National Corporation (NYSE:CYN) increased 1.41% to close at $88.65. Its volatility for the week is 1.44% while volatility for the month is 2.02%. CYN’s sales growth for past 5 years was 5.10% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 53.50%. City National Corporation (NYSE:CYN) monthly performance is 11.38%.

On January 29, Adept Technology, Inc. (Nasdaq:ADEP) announced that it has launched the Adept eCobra family of SCARA robots in North America. This new generation of Cobra 4-axis robots provides users with Adept’s advanced SCARA robotics in a controller-less architecture and industry-first, performance-based pricing. Adept Technology Inc. (NASDAQ:ADEP) has 11.73% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 59.20%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $8.82.

Zacks reaffirmed their neutral rating on shares of Tonix Pharmaceuticals Holding Corp. (NASDAQ:TNXP) in a report released on Monday. Zacks currently has a $10.00 price objective on the stock. On last trading day Tonix Pharmaceuticals Holding Corp (NASDAQ:TNXP) increased 2.19% to close at $6.06. Its volatility for the week is 5.79% while volatility for the month is 7.08%. Tonix Pharmaceuticals Holding Corp (NASDAQ:TNXP) monthly performance is 2.36%.

Market Wrap Up: T2 Biosystems (NASDAQ:TTOO), Mattel (NASDAQ:MAT), LMI Aerospace Inc. (NASDAQ:LMIA), Bio-Techne Corp. (NASDAQ:TECH), Tonix Pharmaceuticals Holding Corp (NASDAQ:TNXP)

Announced January 16, that a molecular diagnostic test for blood-borne fungal infections from T2 Biosystems Inc. (NASDAQ:TTOO) has the potential to dramatically raise the standard of care in clinical practice. The T2Candida Panel provides twice the accuracy in a tiny fraction of the time it takes to currently diagnose sepsis caused by Candida species, a new study published this week in Clinical Infectious Disease said. On Monday shares of T2 Biosystems, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTOO) closed at $21.53.

Bryan Stockton resigned as CEO of toy company Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAT) on Monday amid reports of slumping sales and an executive shake-up. Stockton also resigned from the company’s board of directors after more than a decade with the company. Christopher Sinclair was named the interim CEO to replace Stockton. Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAT) in last trading activity decreased -4.99% to close at $26.64. Company weekly performance is -4.24% while its quarterly performance stands at -10.81%. Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAT) is -35.94% away from its 52 week high.

LMI Aerospace, Inc. (NASDAQ: LMIA) said that Jennifer Alfaro will join the company as its chief human resources officer, effective February 2, 2015. On last trading day LMI Aerospace Inc. (NASDAQ:LMIA) moved up 0.77% to close at $14.45. Its volatility for the week is 1.93% while volatility for the month is 2.04%. LMIA’s sales growth for past 5 years was 11.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -40.30%. LMI Aerospace Inc. (NASDAQ:LMIA) monthly performance is 2.26%.

BIO-TECHNE Corp (NASDAQ:TECH) had its target price upped by Robert W. Baird from $102.00 to $104.00 in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday morning. They currently have an outperform rating on the stock. Bio-Techne Corp. (NASDAQ:TECH) has 0.30% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 98.50%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $93.45.

On January 15, 2015, Tonix Pharmaceuticals Holding Corp (NASDAQ:TNXP) issued a press release announcing that the first patient in the Company’s AtEase study to evaluate TNX-102 SL for post-traumatic stress disorder had received study medication. On last trading day Tonix Pharmaceuticals Holding Corp (NASDAQ:TNXP) moved up 3.71% to close at $6.43. Its volatility for the week is 5.58% while volatility for the month is 7.08%. Tonix Pharmaceuticals Holding Corp (NASDAQ:TNXP) monthly performance is 2.55%.

Market Watch List: Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC), AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV), Advanced Photonix (NYSEMKT:API), Tonix Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:TNXP), Five Oaks Investment (NYSE:OAKS)

Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) unveiled a new advertising campaign to support the recent launch of Preferred Rewards. A first-of-its-kind program in the banking industry, Preferred Rewards recognizes Bank of America clients by offering everyday rewards across their banking relationship – not just within a single product or service. The advertising platform, “Get More,” highlights the ways in which Preferred Rewards clients earn more, save more and get more back. On Tuesday shares of Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) closed at $16.45. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -8.50% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 8.00%.

AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV) announced a cash dividend. Payment of $0.49 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 13, 2015. Shareholders who purchased ABBV stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 16.67% increase over the prior quarter. AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV) in last trading activity fell -3.60% to close at $63.39. Company weekly performance is -1.46% while its quarterly performance stands at 18.22%. AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV) is -10.42% away from its 52 week high.

Advanced Photonix Inc. (NYSEMKT: API) has completed its annual negotiations to supply high-speed optical receivers to a “leading tier-1 OEM telecom systems customer”. The firm estimates that 2015 annual revenue from these negotiations will be $3-4m. On last trading day Advanced Photonix Inc. (NYSEMKT: API) increased 9.31% to close at $0.35. Its volatility for the week is 14.87% while volatility for the month is 11.55%. API’s sales growth for past 5 years was -0.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -11.80%. Advanced Photonix Inc. (NYSEMKT:API) monthly performance is 11.83%.

Roth Capital set a $10.00 price target on Tonix Pharmaceuticals Holding Corp. (NASDAQ:TNXP) in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday. The firm currently has a a buy rating on the stock. Tonix Pharmaceuticals Holding Corp (NASDAQ:TNXP) has 1.70% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 30.50%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $7.80.

Five Oaks Investment Corp. (NYSE:OAKS) announced first quarter 2015 monthly common stock dividend rate of $0.125 per share for January, February and march 2015, and preferred stock dividend, In January it will be payable on January 29, 2015. On last trading day Five Oaks Investment Corp. (NYSE:OAKS) remains unchanged to close at $11.05. Its volatility for the week is 0.93% while volatility for the month is 1.47%. Five Oaks Investment Corp. (NYSE:OAKS) monthly performance is 1.94%.

Hot Watch List: NICE Systems (NASDAQ:NICE), Gevo (NASDAQ:GEVO), American Vanguard Corp. (NYSE:AVD), CNA Financial Corporation (NYSE:CNA), Tonix Pharmaceuticals Holding (NASDAQ:TNXP)

On January 5, NICE Systems (NASDAQ:NICE) launched its Real-Time Fraud Prevention solution, which enables contact centers to detect and prevent fraud in real time using voice biometrics and both speech and desktop analytics. The solution instantly identifies 90 percent of fraudulent callers in the first few seconds of a call, enabling organizations to quickly investigate unauthorized transactions before they are completed. On Friday shares of NICE Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ:NICE) closed at $50.06. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 8.70% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 9.03%.

Gevo Inc. (NASDAQ:GEVO) issued an update of operations at its Luverne, Minnesota, plant, reporting that the facility produced more than 50,000 gallons of biobased isobutanol in December. The company also recently announced the transfer of its common stock listing. Gevo, Inc. (NASDAQ:GEVO) in last trading activity decreased -3.03% to close at $0.32. Company weekly performance is -8.57% while its quarterly performance stands at 18.52%. Gevo, Inc. (NASDAQ:GEVO) is -79.35% away from its 52 week high.

On Jan 05, American Vanguard Corp. (NYSE:AVD) announced that Ulrich (Bob) Trogele, PhD, has been named Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President of its principal operating subsidiary, AMVAC Chemical Corporation, effective immediately. In this position, Dr. Trogele will focus on growing the business across multiple product lines and geographies, achieving greater profitability and establishing a pipeline of future opportunities through innovation and strategic relationships. On last trading day American Vanguard Corp. (NYSE:AVD) decreased -0.61% to close at $11.32. Its volatility for the week is 2.65% while volatility for the month is 3.33%. AVD’s sales growth for past 5 years was 9.90% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 10.30%. American Vanguard Corp. (NYSE:AVD) monthly performance is -0.96%.

On January 5, CNA Financial Corporation (NYSE:CNA) announced that its $2.9 billion Specialty Lines business, which has market-leading positions in professional and management liability, financial and other specialized property and casualty insurance products and services, will begin offering specialty products in Canada effective January 1, 2015. CNA Financial Corporation (NYSE:CNA) has 0.20% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 99.50%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $37.32.

Tonix Pharmaceuticals Holding Corp. (NASDAQ:TNXP) Friday said it has completed a Phase 1 safety, tolerability, and pharmacokinetic study of TNX-201, being developed for episodic tension-type headache. On Friday shares of Tonix Pharmaceuticals Holding Corp (NASDAQ:TNXP) closed at $8.28.

Why Trader’s Are Watching: Sprint Corporation (NYSE:S), JetBlue Airways Corporation (NASDAQ:JBLU), Motorola Solutions (NYSE:MSI), USG Corporation (NYSE:USG), Tonix Pharmaceuticals Holding (NASDAQ:TNXP)

Sprint Corporation (NYSE:S) reported preliminary results from the third fiscal quarter of 2014 that demonstrate the positive impact of Sprint’s efforts to offer customers the best value in wireless. During the quarter, Sprint platform net additions totaled 967,000 including postpaid net additions of 30,000, prepaid net additions of 410,000 and wholesale net additions of 527,000. Sprint Corporation (NYSE:S) in last trading activity advanced 0.72% to close at $4.22. Company weekly performance is 2.43% while its quarterly performance stands at -30.13%. Sprint Corporation (NYSE:S) is -58.59% away from its 52 week high.

JetBlue Airways Corporation (NASDAQ:JBLU) today announces additional service from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL), where it is the largest airline. Nonstop flights to both Cleveland Hopkins International Airport (CLE) and Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW) will begin on April 30, 2015. On last trading day JetBlue Airways Corporation (NASDAQ:JBLU) advanced 0.87% to close at $15.10. Its volatility for the week is 3.52% while volatility for the month is 3.52%. JBLU’s sales growth for past 5 years was 9.90% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 27.80%. JetBlue Airways Corporation (NASDAQ:JBLU) monthly performance is -0.59%.

Motorola Solutions, Inc. (NYSE: MSI), a leading provider of mission-critical communication solutions and services for public safety and commercial customers, through its investment arm Motorola Solutions Venture Capital has invested in VocalZoom Ltd., a leading developer of sensors for speech enhancement. Motorola Solutions, Inc. (NYSE:MSI) has 0.10% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 85.80%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $64.43.

USG Corp. (NYSE:USG) has earned a “BB-” credit rating from analysts at Morningstar. The firm’s “BB-” rating suggests that the company is an above-average default risk. They also gave their stock a three star rating. On Wednesday shares of USG Corporation (NYSE:USG) closed at $27.03. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -5.00% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 51.00%.

Tonix Pharmaceuticals Holding (NASDAQ:TNXP) announced Tuesday morning that the FDA has accepted the 30 percent responder analysis from its Phase 3 clinical study design for TNX-102 SL in fibromyalgia. On last trading day Tonix Pharmaceuticals Holding Corp (NASDAQ:TNXP) advanced 2.57% to close at $7.59. Its volatility for the week is 6.66% while volatility for the month is 7.00%. TNXP’s EPS growth for past 5 years was 0.00%. Tonix Pharmaceuticals Holding Corp (NASDAQ:TNXP) monthly performance is 20.86%.

Top Movers: Denbury Resources Inc. (NYSE:DNR), American Apparel (NYSEMKT:APP), Tonix Pharmaceuticals Holding Corp (NASDAQ:TNXP), GeoPark Limited (NYSE:GPRK), ITT Corporation (NYSE:ITT)

Denbury Resources Inc. (NYSE:DNR) on Dec. 10 announced that it has entered into a new five-year revolving credit facility which amends and restates the Company’s prior facility that was set to mature in May 2016. This new amended and restated revolving credit facility (“Facility”) has a maximum facility size of $3.5 billion and an initial borrowing base of $3 billion. Denbury Resources Inc. (NYSE:DNR) in last trading activity increased 13.66% to close at $8.32. Company weekly performance is 30.00% while its quarterly performance stands at -44.68%. Denbury Resources Inc. (NYSE:DNR) is -54.78% away from its 52 week high.

American Apparel, Inc. (NYSEMKT:APP) announced that its Board of Directors has adopted a new, one-year stockholder rights plan that is designed to strengthen the ability of the Board of Directors to protect the Company’s stockholders. On last trading day American Apparel, Inc. (NYSEMKT:APP) increased 7.00% to close at $1.07. Its volatility for the week is 18.69% while volatility for the month is 10.22%. APP’s sales growth for past 5 years was 3.10% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -46.70%. American Apparel, Inc. (NYSEMKT:APP) monthly performance is 67.79%.

Tonix Pharmaceuticals Holding Corp (NASDAQ:TNXP) on 10 November reported reported a net loss of $7.4 million, or $0.71 per share, as compared to a net loss of $3.1 million, or $0.87 per share, for the third quarter of 2013. On last trading day Tonix Pharmaceuticals Holding Corp (NASDAQ:TNXP) moved down -1.81% to close at $5.97. Its volatility for the week is 6.10% while volatility for the month is 5.08%. Tonix Pharmaceuticals Holding Corp (NASDAQ:TNXP) monthly performance is -16.50%.

Zacks downgraded shares of Geopark Limited (NYSE:GPRK) from a neutral rating to an underperform rating in a research note released on Thursday morning. They currently have $7.50 target price on the stock. GeoPark Limited (NYSE:GPRK) stock closed at $5.51.

ITT Corp (NYSE:ITT) was the recipient of a significant decline in short interest during the month of November. As of November 14th, there was short interest totalling 575,069 shares, a decline of 36.7% from the October 31st total of 908,650 shares, AnalystRatingsNetwork.com reports. On Friday shares of ITT Corporation (NYSE:ITT) closed at $40.75. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -26.30% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 12.84%.

Stock in News: Goodrich Petroleum Corp. (NYSE:GDP), DryShips (NASDAQ:DRYS), Flexion Therapeutics (NASDAQ:FLXN), Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA), Tonix Pharmaceuticals Holding (NASDAQ:TNXP)

Goodrich Petroleum Corp. (NYSE:GDP)’s major shareholder Patrick E. Malloy sold 17,513 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, December 2nd. The stock was sold at an average price of $4.50, for a total transaction of $78,808.50. Goodrich Petroleum Corp. (NYSE:GDP) in last trading activity increased 14.21% to close at $4.26. Company weekly performance is 8.95% while its quarterly performance stands at -76.99%. Goodrich Petroleum Corp. (NYSE:GDP) is -86.04% away from its 52 week high.

DryShips Inc. (NASDAQ:DRYS) on 1st December,2014 publicized that it has repaid all left over principal and interest of its 5% Convertible Notes due 2014, in accordance with the terms of the notes and the indenture governing the notes. On last trading day DryShips, Inc. (NASDAQ:DRYS) fell -0.42% to close at $0.91. Its volatility for the week is 16.74% while volatility for the month is 8.28%. DRYS’s sales growth for past 5 years was 6.70% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 41.00%. DryShips, Inc. (NASDAQ:DRYS) monthly performance is -37.50%.

Flexion Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:FLXN) announced in a press release that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has lifted the clinical hold on the FX006 trial in patients with moderate to severe osteoarthritis (OA) pain. The hold was due to a single patient that developed septic arthritis in the knee. The FDA has indicated that Flexion complied with its requests, testing, and investigation of the adverse event. Flexion states that it intends to resume the trial immediately and to begin a Phase 3 trial in 2015. On last trading day Flexion Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:FLXN) fell -4.15% to close at $17.31. Its volatility for the week is 8.85% while volatility for the month is 7.56%. FLXN’s EPS growth for past 5 years was 0.00%. Flexion Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:FLXN) monthly performance is -9.42%.

Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA)’s China President Veronica Wu has resigned from the U.S. electric car maker after less than nine months in the post, Bloomberg reported on Friday. Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) in last trading activity fell -0.46% to close at $208.88. Company weekly performance is -8.50% while its quarterly performance stands at -25.19%. Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) is -28.32% away from its 52 week high.

Tonix Pharmaceuticals Holding Corp. (NASDAQ:TNXP) last released its earnings data on Monday, November 10th. The company reported ($0.71) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.69) by $0.02. Analysts expect that Tonix Pharmaceuticals Holding Corp. will post $-2.81 EPS for the current fiscal year. On Thursday shares of Tonix Pharmaceuticals Holding Corp (NASDAQ:TNXP) closed at $6.66.