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W.W. Grainger Inc. (GWW) reported fourth quarter adjusted EPS of $2.80 Monday morning, up from $2.59 in the previous year. The consensus estimate was for EPS of $2.83. The company also lowered its full year 2015 EPS forecast to between $12.60 and $13.60, down from prior expectations of $12.90 to $13.80....

Seagate Technology (STX) reported second quarter adjusted EPS of $1.35 Monday morning, which topped the consensus estimate of $1.25. Revenues increased 5 percent to $3.70 billion from $3.53 billion last year, but missed analysts' estimate of $3.74 billion. Seagate Technology gapped open sharply lower...

Mattel Inc. (MAT) announced Monday morning that Bryan G. Stockton has resigned as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer and has resigned from the Board of Directors. Christopher A. Sinclair has been named Chairman and Interim Chief Executive Officer. Mattel gapped open sharply lower Monday, but rebounded...

Heat Biologics Inc. (HTBX) announced Monday morning that positive data from its Phase 1 clinical trial of HS-410 in non-muscle invasive bladder cancer was presented at the 7th Annual Phacilitate Immunotherapy Forum. The study demonstrated substantially increased tumor infiltrating lymphocytes after treatment. Heat...

Roper Industries Inc. (ROP) reported fourth quarter adjusted EPS of $1.85 Monday morning, compared to $1.65 in the prior year. The consensus estimate was for EPS of $1.79. The company expects to report first quarter adjusted EPS of $1.47 to $1.53 and between $6.70 and $6.94 for the full year 2015. Analysts...

Healthways Inc. (HWAY) announced Sunday that its Board of Directors is exploring strategic alternatives to enhance shareholder value. Healthways gapped open sharply higher Monday, but was range-bound throughout the session. The stock closed up by 1.84 at $21.51, with volume at over an 11-month high....

Rock-Tenn Co. (RKT) announced Monday morning that it has agreed to merge with MeadWestvaco Corp. (MWV). Rock-Tenn also reported first quarter adjusted EPS of $0.96 Monday morning, up from $0.83 a year ago. Analysts expected EPS of $0.90. Rock-Tenn gapped up Monday and rose sharply in early trade....

MeadWestvaco Corp. (MWV) announced Monday morning that it has agreed to merge with Rock-Tenn Co. (RKT). MeadWestvaco also reported fourth quarter adjusted income from continuing operations of $0.46 per share. The consensus estimate was for EPS of $0.45. MeadWestvaco gapped open sharply higher...

Array BioPharma Inc. (ARRY) announced Friday morning that it has reached a definitive agreement to acquire the worldwide rights to encorafenib from Novartis Pharma. Array BioPharma surged to the upside in the first half hour of trade Friday, before settling into a narrow range. The stock finished...

Kimberly-Clark Corp. (KMB) reported fourth quarter adjusted earnings per share from continuing operations of $1.35 per share Friday morning, compared to $1.30 per share last year. Analysts expected EPS of $1.37. Full-year 2015 adjusted earnings per share are expected to be $5.60 to $5.80. The consensus...

United Parcel Service (UPS) announced Friday morning that it expects to report fourth quarter adjusted EPS of approximately $1.25 and full year 2014 adjusted EPS of $4.75. The consensus estimates are for EPS of $1.47 and $4.96. United Parcel Service gapped open sharply lower Friday and declined during...

DreamWorks Animation (DWA) announced after the close Thursday that it will focus its feature production from three films per year down to two. The company also announced that it will cut approximately 500 jobs. DreamWorks Animation gapped open sharply lower Friday, but recovered some ground in early...

JPMorgan Chase upgraded its rating on shares of Lululemon Athletica Inc. (LULU) Friday morning to "Overweight" from "Neutral." Lululemon Athletica gapped up at the open Friday and posted gains in the first half hour of trade. The stock traded in a narrow range for the remainder of the session and...

ResMed Inc. (RMD) reported second quarter EPS of $0.64 after the close Thursday, up from $0.60 in the prior year. The consensus estimate was for EPS of $0.62. ResMed gapped open higher Friday and climbed sharply during the first 45 minutes of trade. The stock was range-bound for the remainder of...

Infinera Corp. (INFN) reported fourth quarter adjusted EPS of $0.13 after the bell Thursday, which surpassed the consensus estimate of $0.11. Infinera gapped open sharply higher Friday and spiked to the upside in early trade, before settling into a narrow range. The stock ended the day higher by...

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