Worth Watching Stocks: ARC Group Worldwide (NASDAQ:ARCW), The Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS), Limelight Networks (NASDAQ:LLNW), Alliance Data Systems (NYSE:ADS), W.W. Grainger (NYSE:GWW)

On Wednesday shares of ARC Group Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ:ARCW) closed at $7.30. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 62.60% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 15.00%. On April 8, ARC Group Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ:ARCW) announced the closing of the previously disclosed registered underwritten public offering of its common stock. ARC sold a total of 3,450,000 shares of ARC common stock at a price to the public of $5.00 per share, including 450,000 shares sold pursuant to the option to purchase additional shares granted to the underwriters by ARC in connection with the offering, which was exercised in full.

The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) in last trading activity moved up 1.71% to close at $201.10. Company weekly performance is 4.43% while its quarterly performance stands at 9.09%. The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) is 1.31% away from its 52 week high. Investment bank Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (NYSE:GS) Thursday said first-quarter net earnings applicable to common shareholders increased 41 percent to $2.75 billion from $1.95 billion in the previous year. Earnings per common share rose to $5.94 from $4.02. On average, 22 analysts polled by Thomson Reuters expected earnings of $4.26 per share for the quarter. Analysts’ estimates typically exclude special items.
On last trading day Limelight Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:LLNW) remains unchanged to close at $3.50. Its volatility for the week is 3.06% while volatility for the month is 4.13%. LLNW’s sales growth for past 5 years was 4.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -21.30%. Limelight Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:LLNW) monthly performance is -10.26%. Limelight Networks (NASDAQ:LLNW), announced that, effective June 1, 2015, Mark Midle will join its board of directors.

Alliance Data Systems Corporation (NYSE:ADS) has 2.30% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 98.20%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $302.20. Alliance Data Systems Corporation (NYSE:ADS), announced results for the quarter ended March 31, 2015. Revenue increased 30 percent to $1.6 billion while adjusted EBITDA, net increased 29 percent to $430 million for the first quarter of 2015.

On last trading day W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW) moved up 1.55% to close at $241.83. Its volatility for the week is 1.49% while volatility for the month is 1.50%. GWW’s sales growth for past 5 years was 9.90% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 15.30%. W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW) monthly performance is 3.34%. Industrial tools provider W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW) said on Thursday that its board had approved a plan to buy back $3 billion in shares over the next three years. The company, which supplies material handling equipment, plumbing supplies, and power and hand tools, said it would fund $1.2 billion of the buyback with cash and the remainder through debt.

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