Whats Hot Today: ZIOPHARM Oncology (NASDAQ:ZIOP), Achillion Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:ACHN), Aehr Test Systems (NASDAQ:AEHR), Kona Grill Inc. (NASDAQ:KONA), Marathon Petroleum (NYSE:MPC)

On Wednesday shares of ZIOPHARM Oncology, Inc. (NASDAQ:ZIOP) closed at $11.05. Zacks reaffirmed their hold rating on shares of ZIOPHARM Oncology (NASDAQ:ZIOP) in a report issued on Sunday.

Achillion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ACHN) in last trading activity moved down -3.69% to close at $10.17. Company weekly performance is -11.18% while its quarterly performance stands at -34.34%. Achillion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ACHN) is -39.72% away from its 52 week high. Dr. Gautam Shah, the Executive Vice President and Chief Regulatory Officer of Achillion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ACHN) provided notice of his departure from the Company effective March 31, 2015. Subject to Dr. Shah executing a release of all claims against the Company and its affiliates, Dr. Shah will be entitled to receive benefits pursuant to the terms of his employment agreement dated April 5, 2011.

On last trading day Aehr Test Systems (NASDAQ:AEHR) advanced 2.38% to close at $2.58. Its volatility for the week is 6.40% while volatility for the month is 5.30%. AEHR’s sales growth for past 5 years was -1.60% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 15.00%. Aehr Test Systems (NASDAQ:AEHR) monthly performance is 0.39%. Aehr Test Systems (Nasdaq:AEHR), participated in the sixteenth annual Burn-in and Test Strategies (BiTS) Workshop took place March 15-18, 2015 in Mesa, Arizona.

Kona Grill Inc. (NASDAQ:KONA) has 7.70% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 69.80%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $26.10. Kona Grill Inc. (NASDAQ:KONA) recently hosted the judging for The Woodlands CrawPHish Festival Art Contest. Spencer Johnson was awarded first place for his painting featuring a crawfish relaxing in his boiling pot. All attendees at the Festival will see Spencer’s artwork as it is the official t-shirt design for The Woodlands CrawPHish Festival which is slated for Saturday, March 28 from 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

On last trading day Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC) advanced 1.36% to close at $103.08. Its volatility for the week is 1.85% while volatility for the month is 2.61%. MPC’s sales growth for past 5 years was 16.50% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 47.40%. Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC) monthly performance is -2.00%. Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC) announced that it will host a conference call on Thursday, April 30, at 10 a.m. EDT to provide an update on company operations and to discuss 2015 first-quarter financial results, which will be released earlier that day.

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