Stocks in Focus: Marathon Patent Group (NASDAQ:MARA), InfuSystem Holdings (NYSEMKT:INFU), Visa Inc. (NYSE:V), Avalon Holdings Corp. (NYSEMKT:AWX), Merck (NYSE:MRK)

On Friday shares of Marathon Patent Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:MARA) closed at $5.61. Company’s EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 50.00%. Marathon Patent Group (NASDAQ:MARA) announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary IP Liquidity Ventures, LLC has entered into a patent purchase agreement pursuant to which it acquired 43 patents related to Tire Pressure Monitoring Systems (TPMS).

InfuSystem Holdings, Inc. (NYSEMKT:INFU) in last trading activity increased 9.59% to close at $3.20. Company weekly performance is 0.95% while its quarterly performance stands at 17.65%. InfuSystem Holdings, Inc. (NYSEMKT:INFU) is -28.89% away from its 52 week high. InfuSystem Holdings, Inc. (NYSEMKT:INFU) announced the Board of Directors has elected Gregg O. Lehman, PhD., as Chairman of the Board of Directors, effective May 13, 2015. Dr. Lehman, a member of the InfuSystem Board since 2014, succeeds Ryan J. Morris, who had served as Chairman since 2012 and will continue to serve on InfuSystem’s Board.

On last trading day Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) decreased -0.61% to close at $69.57. Its volatility for the week is 1.51% while volatility for the month is 2.07%. V’s sales growth for past 5 years was 12.90% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 25.20%. Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) monthly performance is 6.16%. A consortium of retailers filed a complaint 12 May, accusing Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) and MasterCard Inc of conspiring to fix interchange fees imposed on merchants for the privilege of accepting their credit and debit cards.

Avalon Holdings Corp. (NYSEMKT:AWX) has 0.10% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 29.00%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $3.47. Avalon Holdings Corporation (NYSE:AWX) on 14 May, announced financial results for the first quarter of 2015. Net operating revenues in the first quarter of 2015 were $10.7 million compared with $10.0 million in the first quarter of 2014. The Company incurred a net loss of $1.0 million, or $.27 per share in the first quarter of 2014 compared to a net loss of $0.7 million, or $.18 per share in the first quarter of 2014.

Merck & Co. Inc. (NYSE:MRK) has 0.04% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 76.10%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $60.23 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.

Today’s Hot List: American International (NYSE:AIG), Visa (NYSE:V), Gilead Sciences Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD), Motorcar Parts of America (NASDAQ:MPAA), Qunar Cayman Islands (NASDAQ:QUNR)

On Friday shares of American International Group, Inc. (NYSE:AIG) closed at $57.74. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -4.50% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 9.33%. American International Group Inc (NYSE:AIG) on April 30, reported first-quarter net earnings of $2.47 billion or $1.78 per share, compared with $1.61 billion or $1.09 per share last year.

Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) in last trading activity fell -0.42% to close at $65.77. Company weekly performance is -2.53% while its quarterly performance stands at 3.39%. Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) is -6.02% away from its 52 week high. Payment processing giant Visa Inc. said April 29, that its profits dropped slightly in the first three months of the year, hurt by the strengthening dollar and lower gas prices. The world’s biggest payment network says it earned $1.55 billion in the period, down 3 percent from $1.6 billion in the same period a year earlier. That amounted to 63 cents a share in the latest quarter. Revenue rose almost 8 percent to $3.41 billion.

On last trading day Gilead Sciences Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) advanced 4.48% to close at $105.01. Its volatility for the week is 2.81% while volatility for the month is 2.17%. GILD’s sales growth for past 5 years was 28.80% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 39.10%. Gilead Sciences Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) monthly performance is 7.46%. Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) announced its results of operations for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015. The financial results that follow represent a year over year comparison of first quarter 2015 to the first quarter 2014. Total revenues were $7.6 billion in 2015 compared to $5.0 billion in 2014. Product sales were $7.4 billion in 2015 compared to $4.9 billion in 2014.

On last trading day Motorcar Parts of America, Inc. (NASDAQ:MPAA) decreased -4.82% to close at $27.82. Its volatility for the week is 4.35% while volatility for the month is 3.13%. MPAA’s sales growth for past 5 years was 13.90% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 5.60%. Motorcar Parts of America, Inc. (NASDAQ:MPAA) monthly performance is 2.39%. Zacks reissued their hold rating on shares of Motorcar Parts of America (NASDAQ:MPAA) in a research report released on Friday morning.

Qunar Cayman Islands Limited (NASDAQ:QUNR) has 28.73% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 66.90%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $47.57. On April 29, Qunar Cayman Islands Limited (NASDAQ:QUNR), has named Yilu Zhao CFO, effective May 1. Ms. Zhao is chief strategy officer at the company. She will succeed Sam Hanhui Sun, who the company named president, effective the same date.

What’s Hot Today: Delta Air Lines (NYSE:DAL), Visa Inc. (NYSE:V), Stonegate Bank (NASDAQ:SGBK), NewBridge Bancorp (NASDAQ:NBBC), magicJack VocalTec (NASDAQ:CALL)

Delta Air Lines, Inc. (NYSE:DAL) has 0.30% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 88.30%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $44.64. Delta Air Lines, Inc. (NYSE:DAL) CEO Richard Anderson made a total of nearly $17.6 million while leading the carrier in 2014, according to company filings.

Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) in last trading activity decreased -1.92% to close at $66.05. Company weekly performance is -2.47% while its quarterly performance stands at 6.73%. Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) is -5.62% away from its 52 week high. Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) said that its net income fell 3 percent in the first three months of the year, hurt by the strengthening dollar and lower gas prices.

On last trading day Stonegate Bank (NASDAQ:SGBK) decreased -3.63% to close at $28.64. Its volatility for the week is 2.95% while volatility for the month is 2.12%. Stonegate Bank (NASDAQ:SGBK) monthly performance is -5.13%. On 27 April, Stonegate Bank (NASDAQ:SGBK) beat analyst expectations on its first quarter earnings report. The Pompano Beach-based bank announced earnings of 39 cents per share on Monday, compared to analyst predictions of 27 cents per share. Stonegate reported net income of $5 million for the quarter, down from $5.2 million in the first quarter of last year. The January acquisition of the Community Bank of Broward held back earnings for the quarter and will likely affect second quarter earnings as well, Stonegate said in a release.

NewBridge Bancorp (NASDAQ:NBBC) has 1.90% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 46.40%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $8.05. NewBridge Bancorp (NASDAQ:NBBC) on 29 April, reported earnings for the three month period ended March 31, 2015. Net income available to common shareholders totaled $3.8 million, or $0.10 per diluted share, compared to $3.1 million, or $0.11 per diluted share, for the quarter ended March 31, 2014. Quarterly earnings per share were impacted by the issuance of 1.735 million shares in the Premier Commercial Bank acquisition, and included $2.3 million of pre-tax acquisition related expenses.

On last trading day magicJack VocalTec Ltd. (NASDAQ:CALL) decreased -2.84% to close at $6.50. Its volatility for the week is 3.10% while volatility for the month is 3.60%. CALL’s sales growth for past 5 years was -0.10% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 16.70%. magicJack VocalTec Ltd. (NASDAQ:CALL) monthly performance is -4.97%. magicJack VocalTec, Ltd. (NASDAQ:CALL)on 16 April, announced the launch of magicApp Premium for iOS, enabling consumers to transform any iOS Wi-Fi or 4G enabled device into a mobile phone. For $1.99 per month, magicApp Premium offers a US number, unlimited local and long distance calling to the US, Canada, Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands, and unlimited text messaging to any US mobile number.

Active Stocks to Watch: Anika Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:ANIK), BioSpecifics Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:BSTC), Visa Inc. (NYSE:V), Gilead Sciences Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD), Heartware International(NASDAQ:HTWR)

On Thursday shares of Anika Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:ANIK) closed at $34.12. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 21.40% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 30.00%. Anika Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANIK), announced that seven abstracts related to our Hyalofast product are scheduled for presentation at the 12th Annual World Congress of the International Cartilage Repair Society (ICRS) May 8-11, 2015 at the Sheraton Chicago Hotel & Towers in Chicago, Illinois.

BioSpecifics Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:BSTC) in last trading activity moved up 1.30% to close at $38.31. Company weekly performance is 0.84% while its quarterly performance stands at -6.45%. BioSpecifics Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:BSTC) is -8.79% away from its 52 week high. On April 22, BioSpecifics Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:BSTC), announced the appointment of two new members to its Board of Directors, Ms. Jennifer Chao and Jyrki Mattila , M.D., Ph.D.

On Thursday shares of Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) closed at $66.05. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 12.90% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 18.08%. Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) reported net income for the second quarter was $1.55 billion or $0.63 class A share, compared to $1.60 billion or $0.63 per class A share fo the year-ago quarter.

Gilead Sciences Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) in last trading activity moved down -1.77% to close at $100.51. Company weekly performance is -4.47% while its quarterly performance stands at -3.52%. Gilead Sciences Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) is -13.97% away from its 52 week high. Gilead Sciences Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) on Thursday said its quarterly profit nearly doubled, driven by strong sales of its hepatitis C drugs, as it topped Wall Street estimates. Excluding items, Gilead earned $2.94 per share in the first quarter, beating the average Wall Street estimate of $2.32, according to Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.

Heartware International Inc. (NASDAQ:HTWR) has 0.70% insider ownership. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $75.71. On April 30, HeartWare International, Inc. (NASDAQ:HTWR), announced revenue of $70.0 million for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015, a five percent increase compared to $66.5 million in revenue for the same period of 2014. Currency fluctuations negatively impacted total revenue growth by approximately $5 million, or nearly eight percentage points, in the first quarter of 2015, as compared to the same period in 2014.

5 Stocks Under Wall Street’s Radar: Visa Inc. (NYSE:V), Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE:WMT), AstraZeneca PLC (NYSE:AZN), Verizon Communications (NYSE:VZ), Koninklijke Philips (NYSE:PHG)

On Monday shares of Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) closed at $67.10. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 12.90% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 18.08%. Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) announced that its board of directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.12 per share of class A common stock (determined in the case of class B and class C common stock on an as-converted basis) payable on June 2, 2015, to all holders of record of the Company’s class A, B and C common stock as of May 15, 2015.

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE:WMT) in last trading activity decreased -0.59% to close at $79.37. Company weekly performance is 1.57% while its quarterly performance stands at -9.91%. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE:WMT) is -12.23% away from its 52 week high. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE:WMT) revealed in its latest proxy statement that it paid about $1.5 million to the University of Arkansas in the retailer’s fiscal year that ended Jan. 31. Most of that money, about $900,000, went to cover the use of the UA’s grounds for the activities tied to Wal-Mart’s 2014 annual shareholders’ meeting.

On last trading day AstraZeneca PLC (NYSE:AZN) decreased -1.43% to close at $70.76. Its volatility for the week is 1.27% while volatility for the month is 1.18%. AZN’s sales growth for past 5 years was -4.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -28.40%. AstraZeneca PLC (NYSE:AZN) monthly performance is 1.42%. AstraZeneca plc (NYSE:AZN)‘s stock had its “neutral” rating reiterated by stock analysts at Credit Suisse Group AG in a report issued on Monday.

On last trading day Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) moved up 0.10% to close at $50.08. Its volatility for the week is 1.15% while volatility for the month is 1.07%. VZ’s sales growth for past 5 years was 3.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 7.10%. Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) monthly performance is 4.60%. ESPN sued Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) on Monday for breach of contract involving a new pay TV offering, as the cable sports network fired the latest volley in a mounting battle with the telecommunications company.

On last trading day Koninklijke Philips N.V (NYSE:PHG) advanced 1.38% to close at $30.08. Its volatility for the week is 1.18% while volatility for the month is 1.11%. PHG’s sales growth for past 5 years was 1.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -13.30%. Koninklijke Philips N.V (NYSE:PHG) monthly performance is 5.99%. On 15 April, Koninklijke Philips N.V (NYSE:PHG) announced that it will be co-sponsoring the HX360 Innovation Challenge. The innovation challenge is a group competition regarding the most significant contributions to improving patient experience including patient satisfaction and convenience.

Moving Stocks: Key Energy Services Inc. (NYSE:KEG), Visa Inc. (NYSE:V), Sony Corp (ADR) (NYSE:SNE), Universal Truckload Services Inc. (NASDAQ:UACL), Neostem (NASDAQ:NBS)

On Tuesday shares of Key Energy Services Inc. (NYSE:KEG) closed at $2.00. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 8.40% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as -11.43%. Key Energy Services Inc. (NYSE:KEG) said that, it will report first quarter 2015 financial results after market close on Wednesday, April 29, 2015, and Key management will host a conference call to discuss these results on Thursday, April 30, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. CDT.

Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) in last trading activity moved down -0.12% to close at $65.53. Company weekly performance is -0.41% while its quarterly performance stands at 0.99%. Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) is -5.93% away from its 52 week high. Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) said that, it will report its fiscal second quarter 2015 financial results on Thursday, April 30, 2015.

On last trading day Sony Corp (ADR) (NYSE:SNE) moved up 2.50% to close at $31.13. Its volatility for the week is 1.23% while volatility for the month is 1.28%. SNE’s sales growth for past 5 years was 0.10% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -4.90%. Sony Corp (ADR) (NYSE:SNE) monthly performance is 17.21%. On 7 April, Sony Corp (ADR) (NYSE:SNE) said it would spend an extra 45 billion yen ($376 million) in the fiscal year that started this month to further boost output of imaging sensors, increasing its focus on a business that has become one of its strongest as its TV and mobile operations struggle.

Universal Truckload Services Inc. (NASDAQ:UACL) has 0.20% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 27.40%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $21.39. Stifel Nicolaus downgraded its rating on shares of Universal Truckload Services Inc. (NASDAQ:UACL) to “Hold” from “Buy.”

Neostem, Inc. (NASDAQ:NBS) in last trading activity remains unchanged to close at $2.96. Company weekly performance is -3.90% while its quarterly performance stands at -27.09%. Neostem, Inc. (NASDAQ:NBS) is -59.06% away from its 52 week high. On 9 April, Neostem, Inc. (NASDAQ:NBS) announced the extension of its study under a 2014 Early Translational grant from the California Institute of Regenerative Medicine for research leading to the development of a treatment for retinal diseases, including macular degeneration and retinitis pigmentosa.

Why Making Dramatic Moves: Visa Inc. (NYSE:V), Jazz Pharmaceuticals plc (NASDAQ:JAZZ), Dow Chemical (NYSE:DOW), Google (NASDAQ:GOOG), Advanced Micro Devices (NASDAQ:AMD)

On Wednesday shares of Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) closed at $66.50. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 12.90% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 16.87%. Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) will report its fiscal second quarter 2015 financial results on Thursday, April 30, 2015. The results, along with accompanying financial information, will be released after market close and posted on the Visa Investor Relations website.

Jazz Pharmaceuticals plc – Ordinary Shares (NASDAQ:JAZZ) in last trading activity increased 6.89% to close at $180.39. Company weekly performance is 4.40% while its quarterly performance stands at 14.08%. Jazz Pharmaceuticals plc – Ordinary Shares (NASDAQ:JAZZ) is -5.14% away from its 52 week high. Analysts at Citigroup Inc. initiated coverage on shares of Jazz Pharmaceuticals plc – (NASDAQ:JAZZ) in a research report. The firm set a “buy” rating and a $195.00 price target on the stock. Citigroup Inc.’s target price indicates a potential upside of 11.16% from the company’s current price.

On last trading day The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW) decreased -0.31% to close at $48.37. Its volatility for the week is 1.78% while volatility for the month is 1.78%. DOW’s sales growth for past 5 years was 5.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 68.70%. The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW) monthly performance is 1.83%. The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW) announced plans to separate and merge chlor-alkali assets with Olin in $5bn deal, Lanxess planned restructuring its rubber production activities, and Evonik Industries was reportedly looking to bid for Clariant that would create more than €20bn worth entity.

Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) has 0.19% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 31.90%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $541.61. Google Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) has said that it intends to offer a subscriber version of the popular YouTube as soon as this year, which would allow viewers to see videos without ads. The move will put Google into more direct competition with streaming services like Netflix Inc. and Hulu LLC.

On last trading day Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD) increased 0.37% to close at $2.71. Its volatility for the week is 2.32% while volatility for the month is 3.29%. AMD’s sales growth for past 5 years was 0.40% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -25.80%. Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD) monthly performance is -7.51%.Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMD) is scheduled to hold its Annual Meeting of Stockholders on Wednesday, April 29, 2015 at 10 a.m. EDT at the Andaz Wall Street Hotel, 75 Wall St., New York, New York.

Active Stocks: Samson Oil & Gas Limited (NYSEMKT:SSN), Visa Inc. (NYSE:V), U.S. Global Investors (NASDAQ:GROW), General Motors (NYSE:GM), General Steel (NYSE:GSI)

On Tuesday shares of Samson Oil & Gas Limited (NYSEMKT:SSN) closed at $1.44. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 16.90%. Samson Oil & Gas Limited (NYSE MKT: SSN) announced on 19 March 2015, that its Board of Directors had approved a change in the number of its ordinary shares represented by American Depositary Shares, issued by the Bank of New York Mellon as depositary, from 20 ordinary shares per ADS to 200 ordinary shares per ADS.

Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) in last trading activity moved down -0.38% to close at $65.41. Company weekly performance is -2.52% while its quarterly performance stands at -1.25%. Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) is -6.10% away from its 52 week high. A Tennessee federal judge on Wednesday nixed Visa Inc (NYSE:V)’s bid to compel apparel retailer Genesco Inc to hand over discovery documents in its suit that seeks to recoup $13.3 million in damages assessed after a data breach.

On last trading day U.S. Global Investors, Inc. (NASDAQ:GROW) advanced 2.73% to close at $3.19. Its volatility for the week is 6.61% while volatility for the month is 5.72%. GROW’s sales growth for past 5 years was -13.20% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 19.70%. U.S. Global Investors, Inc. (NASDAQ:GROW) monthly performance is 0.47%. U.S. Global Investors, Inc. (NASDAQ:GROW) board of directors approved payment of the $0.005 per share per month dividend beginning in April 2015 and continuing through June 2015. The record dates are April 13, May 11 and June 15, and the payment dates will be April 27, May 26 and June 29.

On Tuesday shares of General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) closed at $37.50. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 8.30% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 17.86%. General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) is debuting Wednesday its 2016 Chevrolet Malibu, which it says has better fuel economy, a roomier back seat and more-advanced technology.

On last trading day General Steel Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:GSI) advanced 1.00% to close at $1.01. Its volatility for the week is 5.95% while volatility for the month is 6.43%. GSI’s sales growth for past 5 years was 12.80% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -13.40%. General Steel Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:GSI) monthly performance is 16.09%. General Steel Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:GS) reported fourth-quarter net income attributable to the company of $9.4 million, or $0.16 per share, compared to a net loss of $102 thousand, or $0.002 per share in the fourth quarter of 2013.

Morning Alert: Merrimack Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:MACK), Visa Inc. (NYSE:V), Dipexium Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:DPRX), ImmunoCellular Therapeutics, (NYSEMKT:IMUC)

On Monday shares of Merrimack Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:MACK) closed at $11.87. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 117.70% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 5.60%. Merrimack Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:MACK) announced that it will present preclinical and clinical data showcasing its deep oncology pipeline at the 2015 American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Annual Meeting being held April 18-22, 2015 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia.

Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) in last trading activity increased 0.18% to close at $65.66. Company weekly performance is -2.12% while its quarterly performance stands at -1.31%. Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) is -5.74% away from its 52 week high. On 20 March, Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) said that, it plans to hire 500 engineers in Austin by the end of the year, according to company CMO Antonio Lucio.

On Monday shares of Dipexium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:DPRX) closed at $14.12. Company’s EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 40.00%. On 24 March, Dipexium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:DPRX) announced operational, clinical and financial results for the year ended December 31, 2014. Dipexium ended the year on December 31, 2014, with cash totaling $27.0 million compared to $3.9 million for the year ending December 31, 2013. The increase was primarily attributable to the net proceeds of $34.5 million from the Company’s initial public offering.

ImmunoCellular Therapeutics, Ltd. (NYSEMKT:IMUC) in last trading activity moved down -2.31% to close at $0.50. Company weekly performance is -10.70% while its quarterly performance stands at -25.36%. ImmunoCellular Therapeutics, Ltd. (NYSEMKT:IMUC) is -65.51% away from its 52 week high. On 19 March, ImmunoCellular Therapeutics, Ltd. (NYSEMKT:IMUC) said that, PharmaCell B.V. finalized an agreement with ImmunoCellular Therapeutics Ltd. to support its pivotal phase III clinical trial in Europe with ICT-107. ICT 107 is a dendritic cell-based vaccine developed for glioblastoma multiforme, one of the commonest and deadliest forms of brain cancer.

Momentum Stocks: Visa Inc. (NYSE:V), SunEdison (NYSE:SUNE), BP p.l.c. (NYSE:BP), Newport Corp. (NASDAQ:NEWP), Juniper Networks (NYSE:JNPR)

On Friday shares of Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) closed at $65.54. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 12.90% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 16.70%. A Tennessee federal judge on Wednesday nixed Visa Inc (NYSE:V)’s bid to compel apparel retailer Genesco Inc to hand over discovery documents in its suit that seeks to recoup $13.3 million in damages assessed after a data breach.

SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE:SUNE) has 0.60% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 98.70%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $24.36. SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE:SUNE) has announced a partnership with the City of Long Beach to install four solar power plants for the City of Long Beach, according to a statement from SunEdison.

On last trading day BP p.l.c. (NYSE:BP) decreased -0.50% to close at $39.61. Its volatility for the week is 1.38% while volatility for the month is 1.64%. BP’s sales growth for past 5 years was 8.10% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -25.20%. BP p.l.c. (NYSE:BP) monthly performance is -4.23%. Nomura reissued their neutral rating on shares of BP plc (NYSE:BP) in a research note released on Thursday morning. They currently have a GBX 380 ($5.68) target price on the stock.

Newport Corp. (NASDAQ:NEWP) has 1.40% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 86.80%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $18.92. Newport Corp. (NASDAQ:NEWP) introduces a new series of AR coated fused silica lenses specifically designed to meet the demanding requirements of ultrafast laser applications.

On last trading day Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) moved down -0.09% to close at $22.29. Its volatility for the week is 2.05% while volatility for the month is 1.89%. JNPR’s sales growth for past 5 years was 6.90% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -39.70%. Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) monthly performance is -7.55%. On 23 March 2015, Mirantis Inc. announced the integration of Contrail, a software-defined networking (SDN) overlay platform from Juniper Networks Inc. (NYSE:JNPR), into its “pure-play” OpenStack distribution.