Trending Stocks: Hertz Global Holdings (NYSE:HTZ), Alcoa Inc. (NYSE:AA), Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan (NYSE:POT), Kona Grill (NASDAQ:KONA), Ocera Therapeutics (NASDAQ:OCRX)

On Friday shares of Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:HTZ) closed at $22.37. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 4.80% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 13.00%. On April 27, The Hertz Corporation (NYSE:HTZ) announced that Dave Myrick has been appointed Senior Vice President of Sales for North America. Mr. Myrick reports to Robert J. Stuart, Executive Vice President, Global Sales.

Alcoa Inc. (NYSE:AA) in last trading activity moved up 5.44% to close at $14.15. Company weekly performance is 7.03% while its quarterly performance stands at -9.42%. Alcoa Inc. (NYSE:AA) is -20.14% away from its 52 week high. On April 30, the Board of Directors of Alcoa (NYSE:AA) declared (a) a quarterly common stock dividend of 3 cents per share payable May 25, 2015 to holders of record of the common stock at the close of business on May 11, 2015; (b) a dividend of 93.75 cents per share on Alcoa’s $3.75 cumulative preferred stock (“Class A Stock”) payable July 1, 2015 to holders of record of the Class A Stock at the close of business on June 12, 2015; and (c) a dividend of $6.71875 per share on Alcoa’s 5.375% Class B Mandatory Convertible Preferred Stock (“Class B Stock”) payable July 1, 2015 to holders of record of the Class B Stock at the close of business on June 15, 2015. The dividend on the Class B Stock is equivalent to a dividend of $0.671875 per Depositary Share (each Depositary Share representing a 1/10th interest in a share of Class B Stock).

On last trading day Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan, Inc. (NYSE:POT) moved down -0.34% to close at $32.53. Its volatility for the week is 1.47% while volatility for the month is 1.58%. POT’s sales growth for past 5 years was 12.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 11.00%. Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan, Inc. (NYSE:POT) monthly performance is 2.07%. On April 30, Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan Inc. (NYSE:POT) reported a lower-than-expected profit on Thursday and cut its earnings guidance for the year, citing higher potash taxes in its home province and an expected easing in prices for the key fertilizer nutrient.

Kona Grill Inc. (NASDAQ:KONA) has 7.70% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 69.60%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $25.08. Wedbush reiterated their outperform rating on shares of Kona Grill (NASDAQ:KONA) in a research report sent to investors on Friday morning.

On last trading day Ocera Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:OCRX) moved down -0.89% to close at $3.35. Its volatility for the week is 9.82% while volatility for the month is 7.53%. OCRX’s sales growth for past 5 years was -15.60% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 24.30%. Ocera Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:OCRX) monthly performance is -28.57%. On April 30, Ocera Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:OCRX) reported financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2015. Net loss for the quarter was $6.7 million compared to a net loss of $4.1 million for the same period in 2014. Basic and diluted net loss per share were $0.34 for the quarter compared to basic and diluted net loss per share of $0.27 for the same period in 2014.

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