Home Depot Inc. (HD) confirmed after the close Thursday that the malware used in its recent breach has been eliminated from its U.S. and Canadian networks. The company also raised its full year 2014 EPS forecast to about $4.54, from prior expectations of about $4.52. The consensus estimate is for EPS...
FreightCar America Inc. (RAIL) gapped up slightly Friday, but moved in a range in early trade. The stock has spiked higher in the last few minutes on increased volume and is now up 1.41 at $36.96.
FreightCar America has broken out of a 2-week trading range this morning and has set a new high for the year.
Shares of Agios Pharmaceuticals Inc. (AGIO) have been gaining ground since the open of trade Friday. The stock is now up 2.31 at $50.94.
Agios Pharmaceuticals has climbed past resistance this morning and has set a new high for the year.
McDonald's Corp. (MCD) announced after the bell Thursday that it has increased its quarterly cash dividend by 5 percent to $0.85 per share of common stock.
McDonald's gapped up Friday morning and has continued to rise in early trade. The stock is currently higher by 1.36 at $94.84 and has climbed to over a 3-week high.
Oracle Corp. (ORCL) reported first quarter adjusted EPS of $0.62 after the bell Thursday, up from $0.59 in the prior year period. Analysts expected EPS of $0.64.
The company also announced that its Chief Executive Officer, Larry Ellison, will be leaving his position. Ellison has been elected Executive...
Red Hat Inc. (RHT) reported second quarter adjusted EPS of $0.41 after the close Thursday, compared to $0.35 last year. Revenues were up 19 percent at $446 million, compared with $374.4 million in the previous year. Analysts expected EPS of $0.38 and revenues of $437 million.
Red Hat gapped open lower...
Pro-Dex Inc. (PDEX) reported fourth quarter EPS of $0.01 after the bell Thursday, compared to the loss of $0.20 a year ago.
Pro-Dex gapped open sharply higher Friday morning and is now up 1.14 at $3.34 on the highest volume of the year. The stock has surged to a 7 1/2 month high and is approaching...
Rockwell Collins Inc. (COL) announced Friday morning that it expects to report full year 2014 EPS of $4.45 to $4.55, with sales of approximately $4.90 billion to $4.95 billion. Analysts are expecting EPS of $4.51 per share and revenues of $4.95 billion.
Full year 2015 EPS is expected to be between...
Media reports Friday morning have stated that Siemens is planning a takeover offer for Dresser-Rand Group Inc. (DRC), valued in the neighborhood of $6.1 billion.
Dresser-Rand Group gapped open sharply higher Friday morning and is now up 8.59 at $81.62 on above average volume. The stock has vaulted...
Concur Technologies Inc. (CNQR) announced after the bell Thursday that it agreed to be acquired by SAP America Inc., a subsidiary of SAP.
Concur Technologies gapped open dramatically higher Friday morning and is now up 19.53 at $127.33, with volume at a 4 1/2 month high. The stock has leaped to a 6 1/2 month high.
Goldman Sachs Group (GS) gapped up slightly Thursday morning and has continued to rise in early trade. The stock is currently higher by 2.82 at $187.64.
Goldman Sachs Group has been climbing since early August and has set a new high for the year this morning.
Foamix Pharmaceuticals Ltd. (FOMX) has begun trading for the first time Thursday morning. The company priced its initial public offering of 6.7 million ordinary shares at a price to the public of $6.00 per share.
Foamix Pharmaceuticals is now up 2.07 at $8.07 on 7.1 million shares.
IHS Inc. (IHS) reported third quarter adjusted EPS of $1.49 Thursday morning, up from $1.27 last year. Analysts expected EPS of $1.44. The company also increased its full year 2014 adjusted EPS forecast to between $5.70 and $5.80, from prior expectations of $5.50 to $5.85. The consensus estimate is for...
Repros Therapeutics Inc. (RPRX) has been steadily declining since the open of trade Thursday. The stock is now down 2.81 at $10.07 on strong volume.
Repros Therapeutics has been sinking for the past 2 weeks and has plummeted to a new low for the year this morning.
SanDisk Corp. (SNDK) has been climbing since the open of trade Thursday and is currently higher by 2.97 at $103.19.
SanDisk has broken out to a 2-month high this morning and is approaching the highs of the year, around $108.75.