Stocks to Watch: BlackBerry Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY), Akers Biosciences Inc. (NASDAQ:AKER), Healthways Inc. (NASDAQ:HWAY), Recon Technology, (NASDAQ:RCON), Unwired Planet (NASDAQ:UPIP)

On Monday shares of BlackBerry Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY) closed at $10.23. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -25.90% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 54.20%. BlackBerry (NASDAQ:BBRY)‘s stock had its “market perform” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Cowen and Company in a research report issued to clients and investors on Thursday. They currently have a $11.00 price objective on the stock, up from their previous price objective of $10.00.

Akers Biosciences Inc. (NASDAQ:AKER) in last trading activity increased 3.05% to close at $4.05. Company weekly performance is -10.79% while its quarterly performance stands at 11.57%. Akers Biosciences Inc. (NASDAQ:AKER) is -23.30% away from its 52 week high. On May 12, Akers Biosciences Inc. (NASDAQ:AKER), introduced two new breath tests to the U.S. market from the Company’s Akers Wellness division at the World Congress on Anti-Aging Medicine in Hollywood, Florida, USA last week.

On Monday shares of Healthways Inc. (NASDAQ:HWAY) closed at $16.94. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 0.70% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 15.00%. Healthways Inc. (NASDAQ:HWAY) said Monday that Ben Leedle, Jr. has stepped down as Director, President & Chief Executive Officer. The Healthways Board of Directors has appointed Alfred Lumsdaine, Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer, to serve as interim Chief Executive Officer until it selects a successor.

Recon Technology, Ltd. (NASDAQ:RCON) in last trading activity decreased -2.92% to close at $1.66. Company weekly performance is -11.70% while its quarterly performance stands at -17.82%. Recon Technology, Ltd. (NASDAQ:RCON) is -69.65% away from its 52 week high. Recon Technology, Ltd. (NASDAQ:RCON), reported its financial results for the third quarter of fiscal year 2015, which ended March 31, 2015. Total revenues for the third quarter of FY2015 were RMB20.0 million ($3.3 million), an increase of 9.8% from the same period of FY2014.

On last trading day Unwired Planet, Inc. (NASDAQ:UPIP) decreased -1.38% to close at $0.60. Its volatility for the week is 9.25% while volatility for the month is 8.95%. UPIP’s sales growth for past 5 years was -28.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 14.90%. Unwired Planet, Inc. (NASDAQ:UPIP) monthly performance is -4.51%. Unwired Planet, Inc. (NASDAQ:UPIP) announced that Daniel Mendez and Timothy Robbins have resigned from Unwired Planet, effective July 1, 2015. Incoming Chief Executive Officer Boris Teksler, who begins June 1, 2015, will assume principal responsibility for intellectual property activities.

Morning Buzz: Affimed N.V. (NASDAQ:AFMD), Merrimack Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:MACK), Eagle Bancorp (NASDAQ:EGBN), Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE:DSX), Unwired Planet (NASDAQ:UPIP)

On Friday shares of Affimed N.V. (NASDAQ:AFMD) closed at $8.35. Affimed NV (NASDAQ:AFMD)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reiterated by equities research analysts at Jefferies Group in a research note issued to investors on Saturday. They currently have a $12.00 price objective on the stock. Jefferies Group’s price objective would suggest a potential upside of 43.71% from the company’s current price.

Merrimack Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:MACK) in last trading activity moved up 2.76% to close at $12.66. Company weekly performance is 11.05% while its quarterly performance stands at 23.87%. Merrimack Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:MACK) is -8.53% away from its 52 week high. On May 14, Merrimack Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:MACK) announced that data supporting further research and clinical development of MM-398 will be presented at the 2015 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting, May 29 – June 2, 2015 at McCormick Place in Chicago. Presentations include Phase 1 data of an investigator-sponsored study of MM-398 in high-grade glioma, a trials-in-progress abstract describing an investigator-sponsored study of convection-enhanced delivery of concentrated MM-398 in recurrent high-grade glioma, and a trials-in-progress abstract for the MM-302 HERMIONE Phase 2 clinical trial.

On last trading day Eagle Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EGBN) decreased -0.59% to close at $38.86. Its volatility for the week is 1.86% while volatility for the month is 2.17%. EGBN’s sales growth for past 5 years was 17.80% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 28.80%. Eagle Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EGBN) monthly performance is 2.80%. Eagle Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EGBN) announced Peter J. Johnson, President and CEO, presented at the 17th Annual D.A. Davidson Financial Institutions Conference in Denver. Eagle Bancorp’s presentation is on Wednesday, May 13, 2015, at 11:05 a.m. MDT.

Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE:DSX) has 18.38% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 48.20%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $7.23. On May 13, Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE:DSX) reported a net loss of $10.8 million and net loss attributed to common stockholders of $12.2 million for the first quarter of 2015, compared to net loss of $6.0 million and net loss attributed to common stockholders of $6.8 million reported in the first quarter of 2014.

On Friday shares of Unwired Planet, Inc. (NASDAQ:UPIP) closed at $0.61. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -28.30% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 20.00%. Unwired Planet, Inc. (NASDAQ:UPIP) said that Daniel Mendez and Timothy Robbins have resigned from Unwired Planet, effective July 1, 2015. The company stated that incoming Chief Executive Officer or CEO Boris Teksler, who begins June 1, 2015, will assume principal responsibility for intellectual property activities.

Momentum Stocks: Providence Service Corp. (NASDAQ:PRSC), Mitek Systems (NASDAQ:MITK), MagneGas Corporation (NASDAQ:MNGA), Unwired Planet (NASDAQ:UPIP), Multi-Color Corp. (NASDAQ:LABL)

On Tuesday shares of Providence Service Corp. (NASDAQ:PRSC) closed at $50.74. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 10.20% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 15.00%. Providence Service Corp. (NASDAQ:PRSC) delivered solid revenue and earnings growth in its quarterly financial results, with numbers above analysts’ expectations. For the fourth quarter 2014, PRSC posted consolidated revenue of $453.6 million, a 63.8% increase year over year, and GAAP net income of $7.1 million, or $0.45 per diluted share, compared to GAAP net income of $3.4 million, or $0.24 per diluted share in the same quarter the prior year, topping the Capital IQ Consensus Estimate of $0.29 earnings per share on revenue of $416.08 million for the period.

Mitek Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:MITK) in last trading activity decreased -5.08% to close at $2.80. Company weekly performance is -9.97% while its quarterly performance stands at -10.54%. Mitek Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:MITK) is -43.66% away from its 52 week high. Mitek Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:MITK) announced the availability of Commercial Mobile Deposit Capture™, the Company’s new mobile deposit solution created specifically to meet the needs of business users.

On last trading day MagneGas Corporation (NASDAQ:MNGA) decreased -1.24% to close at $0.79. Its volatility for the week is 12.39% while volatility for the month is 9.75%. MNGA’s EPS growth for past 5 years was -15.70%. MagneGas Corporation (NASDAQ:MNGA) monthly performance is 9.71%. MagneGas Corporation (NASDAQ:MNGA) in partnership with The Jack Brewer Foundation (JBF Worldwide) and the U.S. Federation for Middle East Peace (USFMEP), will be hosting a World Water Day Summit on Monday, March 23, 2015 at the United Nations Headquarters in New York City.

Unwired Planet, Inc. (NASDAQ:UPIP) has 1.80% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 65.20%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $0.70. On March 12, 2015, the Board of Directors of Unwired Planet, Inc. (NASDAQ:UPIP) appointed Dean (Kip) Witter III, age 67, as the Chief Financial Officer (“CFO”), principal financial officer and principal accounting officer of the Company, effective as of March 12, 2015.

On last trading day Multi-Color Corp. (NASDAQ:LABL) moved up 0.13% to close at $68.41. Its volatility for the week is 2.07% while volatility for the month is 2.64%. LABL’s sales growth for past 5 years was 19.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 12.80%. Multi-Color Corp. (NASDAQ:LABL) monthly performance is 8.11%. Multi-Color Corp. (NASDAQ:LABL) outlined plans on Monday to offer $300 million worth of stock and other securities while major shareholder Diamond Castle Partners laid the groundwork to trim roughly $175 million from its holding in the Ohio-based product label maker, according to a regulatory filing.

Stocks in Focus: Kinross Gold Corporation (NYSE:KGC), Can-Fite BioPharma (NYSEMKT:CANF), Unwired Planet (NASDAQ:UPIP), Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC), 51job Inc. (NASDAQ:JOBS)

Kinross Gold Corporation (NYSE:KGC) said that Bravada Gold Corporation has signed an option agreement with Kinross Gold Corporation (“Kinross”) for the Company’s Baxter gold and silver property, located 6.5 kilometers west of the Bruner district in Nevada’s Walker Lane Gold trend. On Wednesday shares of Kinross Gold Corporation (NYSE:KGC) closed at $3.34. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 18.50%

Can-Fite BioPharma Ltd. (NYSEMKT: CANF) announced that all patients enrolled in its Phase II/III psoriasis trial for the Company’s drug candidate CF101 have completed the study’s 32 week treatment protocol. The trial has been completed and the final data is ready for analysis. The Company plans to publish top line results by the end of March 2015. Interim results from this Phase II/III trial and final results from the prior Phase II trial for CF101 in psoriasis were both positive. Can-Fite BioPharma Ltd. (NYSEMKT: CANF) in last trading activity increased 7.40% to close at $3.63. Company weekly performance is 8.04% while its quarterly performance stands at 30.58%. Can-Fite BioPharma Ltd. (NYSEMKT:CANF) is -42.74% away from its 52 week high.

Unwired Planet, Inc. (NASDAQ:UPIP) announced financial results for the second quarter of fiscal year 2015 and a litigation update. On a GAAP basis, net loss for the second quarter ended December 31, 2014 was $11.0 million, or $0.10 per share, compared with a net loss of $12.1 million, or $0.11 per share, in the first quarter ended September 30, 2014. On last trading day Unwired Planet, Inc. (NASDAQ:UPIP) fell -2.13% to close at $0.92. Its volatility for the week is 6.89% while volatility for the month is 4.97%. UPIP’s sales growth for past 5 years was -28.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 14.90%. Unwired Planet, Inc. (NASDAQ:UPIP) monthly performance is -9.80%.

On 28 January, Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) announced Veritas Technologies Corporation as the name for its independent publicly traded information management company, which will be created following the completion of the previously announced separation into two companies. It also revealed a new logo for Veritas. Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) in last trading activity increased 0.51% to close at $25.60. Company weekly performance is 0.87% while its quarterly performance stands at 2.20%. Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) is -6.30% away from its 52 week high.

Zacks downgraded shares of 51job, Inc. (NASDAQ:JOBS) from an outperform rating to a neutral rating in a research note released on Wednesday morning. They currently have $40.20 target price on the stock. On last trading day 51job Inc. (NASDAQ:JOBS) fell -4.12% to close at $34.00. Its volatility for the week is 3.62% while volatility for the month is 3.30%. JOBS’s sales growth for past 5 years was 14.60% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 43.50%. 51job Inc. (NASDAQ:JOBS) monthly performance is -8.38%.

Market Alert: Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL), WPX Energy (NYSE:WPX), Unwired Planet (NASDAQ:UPIP), Republic Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:RBCAA), GameStop Corp. (NYSE:GME)

On 29 January Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) has delivered a new, simplified user experience for its PeopleSoft Financials and PeopleSoft Supply Chain Management solutions within PeopleSoft 9.2 Update Image 10. The PeopleSoft Fluid User Interface (PeopleSoft Fluid UI) included in PeopleSoft 9.2 Update Image 10 provides an intuitive and responsive user experience that is optimized across multiple platforms including smartphones, tablets, and laptops. On Monday shares of Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) closed at $42.68. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 10.50% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 8.50%.

WPX Energy Inc. (NYSE:WPX) said that it completed the sale of its operations in northeast Pennsylvania, including the release of certain firm transportation capacity, to Southwestern Energy Company. WPX Energy, Inc. (NYSE:WPX) in last trading activity increased 12.20% to close at $11.96. Company weekly performance is 5.28% while its quarterly performance stands at -35.49%. WPX Energy, Inc. (NYSE:WPX) is -55.36% away from its 52 week high.

Unwired Planet Inc. (NASDAQ:UPIP) Announces Litigation Update and Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results Conference Call on 4 February. On last trading day Unwired Planet, Inc. (NASDAQ:UPIP) decreased -4.89% to close at $0.94. Its volatility for the week is 4.82% while volatility for the month is 4.51%. UPIP’s sales growth for past 5 years was -28.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 14.90%. Unwired Planet, Inc. (NASDAQ:UPIP) monthly performance is -5.84%.

Republic Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: RBCAA), declared a cash dividend of $0.187 per share on Class A Common Stock and $0.17 per share on Class B Common Stock, payable April 17, 2015 to shareholders of record as of March 20, 2015. Republic Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:RBCAA) has 1.70% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 23.20%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $23.32.

GameStop Corp. (NYSE:GME) EVP Michael T. Buskey sold 3,514 shares of GameStop Corp. stock in a transaction dated Monday, January 26th. The stock was sold at an average price of $38.22, for a total value of $134,305.08. Following the completion of the transaction, the executive vice president now directly owns 77,656 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $2,968,012.32. On last trading day GameStop Corp. (NYSE:GME) increased 4.48% to close at $36.83. Its volatility for the week is 5.06% while volatility for the month is 4.81%. GME’s sales growth for past 5 years was 0.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 4.70%. GameStop Corp. (NYSE:GME) monthly performance is 8.96%.

Stocks Swings: Patterson-UTI Energy Inc. (NASDAQ:PTEN), Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE:FCX), Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG), Unwired Planet (NASDAQ:UPIP), Dime Community Bancshares Inc. (NASDAQ:DCOM)

PATTERSON-UTI ENERGY, INC. (NASDAQ:PTEN) will hold its conference call to discuss results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2014 on Thursday, February 5, 2015 at 9:00 a.m. Central Time. On Wednesday shares of Patterson-UTI Energy Inc. (NASDAQ:PTEN) closed at $15.78. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 5.60% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 24.28%.

Freeport-McMoRan (NYSE:FCX), the world’s largest publicly traded copper producer, plans to slash its capital budget this year and is looking for outside funding for its oil and gas business in response to plummeting commodity prices. Spending on mining and oil and gas projects this year is expected to be about $6 billion. Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE:FCX) in last trading activity moved down -5.22% to close at $17.42. Company weekly performance is -12.24% while its quarterly performance stands at -41.70%. Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE:FCX) is -54.31% away from its 52 week high.

Google Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) is preparing to offer its high-speed fiber-optic Internet service in four new metro areas, the latest step in a careful expansion of the service. On last trading day Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) decreased -1.66% to close at $510.00. Its volatility for the week is 2.33% while volatility for the month is 1.93%. Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) monthly performance is -4.50%.

On January 20, 2015, the Board of Directors of Unwired Planet, Inc. (NASDAQ:UPIP) adopted a Tax Benefits Preservation Agreement, dated January 20, 2015, between the Company and Computershare Trust Company, N.A., as Rights Agent (the “Agreement”), to replace the Company’s existing Tax Benefits Preservation Agreement, which is scheduled to expire on January 29, 2015, (the “Expiring Agreement”). Unwired Planet, Inc. (NASDAQ:UPIP) has 0.60% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 67.90%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $0.97.

Dime Community Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:DCOM) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 29, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.14 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 10, 2015.On last trading day Dime Community Bancshares Inc. (NASDAQ:DCOM) moved down -2.09% to close at $14.98. Its volatility for the week is 3.39% while volatility for the month is 2.56%. DCOM’s sales growth for past 5 years was -2.80% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 7.70%. Dime Community Bancshares Inc. (NASDAQ:DCOM) monthly performance is -7.53%.

Active Movers: Dot Hill Systems Corp. (NASDAQ:HILL), SunTrust Banks (NYSE:STI), Sunstone Hotel Investors Inc. (NYSE:SHO), Unwired Planet (NASDAQ:UPIP), Montpelier Re Holdings (NYSE:MRH)

On Jan. 13, Dot Hill Systems Corp. (NASDAQ:HILL), announced Hanif Jamal, the company’s chief financial officer, will provide an overview of the company at the Noble Financial Capital Markets’ 11th Annual Equity Conference at Club Med in Sandpiper Bay, FL on Tuesday, January 20, at 3:30 pm Eastern in Room 2. On Friday shares of Dot Hill Systems Corp. (NASDAQ:HILL) closed at $4.67. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -5.40% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 20.00%.

On Jan. 16, PNC Financial Services Group Inc. and SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI)said their fourth-quarter earnings fell, but both lenders’ profit figures beat Wall Street’s expectations as executives underscored their commitment to cutting costs. Pittsburgh-based PNC said its profit slid 2.4% to $1.04 billion in the fourth quarter, while revenue declined 3.1% to $3.95 billion. On a per-share basis, which reflects preferred-dividend payments, earnings fell to $1.84 from $1.87. SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI) in last trading activity advanced 4.03% to close at $38.19. Company weekly performance is -1.62% while its quarterly performance stands at 9.87%. SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI) is -11.31% away from its 52 week high.

Sunstone Hotel Investors, Inc. (NYSE:SHO) said Monday that it has appointed President John Arabia to the additional role of Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. Arabia succeeds Ken Cruse as CEO. Cruse has left the company and will be pursuing other opportunities and has resigned from his position on the Board. On Friday shares of Sunstone Hotel Investors Inc. (NYSE:SHO) closed at $17.70. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 3.80% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 10.15%.

Zacks upgraded shares of Unwired Planet (NASDAQ:UPIP) from an underperform rating to a neutral rating in a research report sent to investors on Wednesday morning. The firm currently has $1.00 price target on the stock. Unwired Planet, Inc. (NASDAQ:UPIP) has 0.60% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 67.80%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $1.00.

On January 13, Montpelier Re Holdings Ltd. (NYSE:MRH) expects to release its fourth quarter and full year 2014 results after the market close on February 9, 2015. The Company will host a conference call to discuss the results on February 10, 2015 at 8:00 a.m. Eastern Time. On last trading day Montpelier Re Holdings Ltd. (NYSE:MRH) advanced 1.00% to close at $35.25. Its volatility for the week is 1.95% while volatility for the month is 1.74%. MRH’s sales growth for past 5 years was 9.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 32.80%. Montpelier Re Holdings Ltd. (NYSE:MRH) monthly performance is 1.23%.

Stock in News: Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (NASDAQ:BBBY), Infosys (NYSE:INFY), United Continental (NYSE:UAL), Vince Holding Corp (NYSE:VNCE), Unwired Planet, (NASDAQ:UPIP)

Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (NASDAQ:BBBY) reported financial results for the third quarter and nine months of fiscal 2014 ended November 29, 2014. For the third quarter of fiscal 2014, the Company reported net earnings of $1.23 per diluted share ($225.4 million) compared with net earnings for the fiscal third quarter of 2013 of $1.12 per diluted share ($237.2 million). Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (NASDAQ:BBBY) in last trading activity moved down -6.75% to close at $74.09. Company weekly performance is -3.44% while its quarterly performance stands at 11.72%. Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (NASDAQ:BBBY) is -6.97% away from its 52 week high.

India-based software exporter Infosys Ltd. (NYSE:INFY) posted 12.7% higher net profit of $522 million for the third quarter of 2014, compared with $463 million last year. Earnings per share amounted to $0.46 during the recent quarter, higher than $0.41 a year before. On Friday shares of Infosys Ltd. (NYSE:INFY) closed at $33.56. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 12.10% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 14.33%.

United Continental Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:UAL) has paid a premium to dump old losing bets on higher oil prices, and is reviewing its strategy for insulating itself from oil market volatility, in a sign of how some airlines’ efforts to hedge their fuel costs have backfired. United Continental Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:UAL) in last trading activity moved down -1.95% to close at $65.34. Company weekly performance is -1.51% while its quarterly performance stands at 45.07%. United Continental Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:UAL) is -4.02% away from its 52 week high.

Vince Holding Corp. (NYSE: VNCE), announced that it plans to report its fourth quarter and fiscal year 2014 financial results on Thursday, March 19, 2015 before the market opens. Vince Holding Corp (NYSE:VNCE) has 5.06% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 31.90%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $24.30.

Unwired Planet (NASDAQ:UPIP) was upgraded by Zacks from an “underperform” rating to a “neutral” rating in a report issued on Wednesday. On last trading day Unwired Planet, Inc. (NASDAQ:UPIP) increased 1.00% to close at $1.01. Its volatility for the week is 3.44% while volatility for the month is 7.98%. UPIP’s sales growth for past 5 years was -28.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 14.90%. Unwired Planet, Inc. (NASDAQ:UPIP) monthly performance is -32.21%.

Tech Top Losers: Mobile Telesystems OJSC (NYSE:MBT), Yandex N.V. (NASDAQ:YNDX), Unwired Planet (NASDAQ:UPIP), Jive Software (NASDAQ:JIVE), Planar Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:PLNR)

Mobile Telesystems OJSC (NYSE:MBT) on 25 November announced Consolidated Group revenues increased 3.6% y-o-y to RUB 107.1 billion. Mobile service revenue in Russia rose 9.1% y-o-y to RUB 77.3 billion. Data traffic revenue in Russia grew 37.2% y-o-y to RUB 17.2 billion. Mobile Telesystems OJSC (NYSE:MBT) in last trading activity fell -16.93% to close at $6.92. Company weekly performance is -27.62% while its quarterly performance stands at -60.14%. Mobile Telesystems OJSC (NYSE:MBT) is -67.66% away from its 52 week high.

Yandex NV (NASDAQ:YNDX) has received an average recommendation of “Buy” from the fourteen analysts that are presently covering the company, AnalystRatingsNetwork reports. Four equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and eight have given a buy rating to the company. The average 12-month price target among brokerages that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is $38.16.On last trading day Yandex N.V. (NASDAQ:YNDX) fell -8.44% to close at $17.68. Its volatility for the week is 6.53% while volatility for the month is 4.27%. YNDX’s sales growth for past 5 years was 38.90% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 39.00%. Yandex N.V. (NASDAQ:YNDX) monthly performance is -31.95%.

Unwired Planet, Inc. (NASDAQ:UPIP) commented on the claim construction order in their pending case against Google. Unwired Planet received a claim construction order on Friday, December 12th in the company’s case against Google. On last trading day Unwired Planet, Inc. (NASDAQ:UPIP) fell -39.41% to close at $0.85. Its volatility for the week is 12.25% while volatility for the month is 6.25%. UPIP’s sales growth for past 5 years was -28.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 14.90%. Unwired Planet, Inc. (NASDAQ:UPIP) monthly performance is -39.41%.

Jive Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:JIVE) on 19 November announced it has been named as one of Deloitte’s 2014 Technology Fast 500, a ranking of the 500 fastest-growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies in North America according to revenue growth from 2009 to 2013. Jive grew revenue by 386 percent during this period. Jive Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:JIVE) has 4.00% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 58.00%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $5.36.

Planar Systems Inc., (NASDAQ:PLNR) a global provider of display and digital signage technology, has introduced its new Planar UltraRes 98-inch Touch LCD display, which it says is the industry’s largest 4K touch display. On Monday shares of Planar Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:PLNR) closed at $6.76. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 0.50% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 20.00%.

Trader’s Recap: DryShips (NASDAQ:DRYS), Yelp (NYSE:YELP), Gray Television Inc. (NYSE:GTN-A), Agree Realty Corp. (NYSE:ADC), Merck & Co. Inc. (NYSE:MRK)

Inmarsat PLC on Thursday said it has partnered with French telecommunications equipment company Alcatel-Lucent SA (ADR) (NYSE:ALU) on a European aviation network. Alcatel Lucent SA (ADR) (NYSE:ALU) in last trading activity increased 2.99% to close at $3.45. Company weekly performance is 9.18% while its quarterly performance stands at 3.29%. Alcatel Lucent SA (ADR) (NYSE:ALU) is -26.28% away from its 52 week high.

Dr Pepper Snapple Group, J.M. Smucker Co., tobacco giant Altria Group Inc. (NYSE:MO), Time Warner Inc. and toymakers Mattel Inc. and Hasbro Inc. are among 35 S&P 500 companies that Credit Suisse analysts say have the potential to launch spinoffs to create shareholder value. On last trading day Altria Group Inc. (NYSE:MO) increased 0.02% to close at $49.25. Its volatility for the week is 0.70% while volatility for the month is 1.20%. MO’s sales growth for past 5 years was 4.80% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 8.80%. Altria Group Inc. (NYSE:MO) monthly performance is 3.71%.

Navient Corp (NASDAQ:NAVI) COO John M. Kane unloaded 23,767 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, November 19th. The stock was sold at an average price of $20.67, for a total transaction of $491,263.89. Following the completion of the sale, the chief operating officer now directly owns 122,575 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $2,533,625.On last trading day Navient Corporation (NASDAQ:NAVI) decreased -1.13% to close at $20.94. Its volatility for the week is 1.65% while volatility for the month is 1.96%. Navient Corporation (NASDAQ:NAVI) monthly performance is 10.79%.

Zacks lowered shares of Unwired Planet Inc (NASDAQ:UPIP) from a neutral rating to an underperform rating in a report released on November 6. Zacks currently has $1.40 price objective on the stock. Unwired Planet, Inc. (NASDAQ:UPIP) has 0.60% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 67.80%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $1.33.

Altisource Asset Management Corp (NYSEMKT:AAMC) major shareholder Luxor Capital Group, Lp acquired 12,850 shares of the company’s stock on the open market in a transaction dated Tuesday, October 28th. The stock was purchased at an average price of $548.14 per share, for a total transaction of $7,043,599.00. On Monday shares of Altisource Asset Management Corporation (NYSEMKT:AAMC) closed at $534.99.