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Investors Watch List : Tesla Motors (NASDAQ:TSLA), Nasdaq OMX Inc. (NASDAQ:NDAQ), eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY), xG Technology (NASDAQ:XGTI), ZOOM Technologies (NASDAQ:ZOOM)

August 1, 2014 – 12:31 pm |
Give Tesla Motors, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO Elon Musk credit, he's playing a strong hand when it comes to picking the location of a highly coveted battery plant.  After months of considering several sites in five states as possible locations for Tesla's new $5 billion Gigafactory, the electric car maker has made it clear one city appears to be out in front of others for landing the battery plant.   Read more [...]

Momentum Stocks : SUPERVALU Inc. (NYSE:SVU), (NASDAQ:AMZN), International Paper Company (NYSE:IP), Gaiam (NASDAQ:GAIA), Strayer Education Inc. (NASDAQ:STRA)

August 1, 2014 – 12:29 pm |

SUPERVALU Inc. (NYSE:SVU) reported first quarter fiscal 2015 net sales of $5.23 billion and net earnings from continuing operations of $48 million ($0.18 per diluted share).  Results for the first quarter of fiscal 2015 included $2 million in after-tax charges and costs for employee severance and debt financing activities. When adjusted for these items, first quarter fiscal 2015 net earnings from Read more [...]

Watch List : Silicon Image, Inc. (NASDAQ:SIMG), Lam Research Corporation (NASDAQ:LRCX), Petroleo Brasileiro (NYSE:PBR), Dollar Tree, Inc. (NASDAQ:DLTR), Panera Bread Company (NASDAQ:PNRA)

August 1, 2014 – 12:27 pm |

On July 30, Silicon Image, Inc. (NASDAQ:SIMG)reported financial results for its second quarter ended June 30, 2014.  Revenue for the second quarter of 2014 was $59.5 million, compared with $61.6 million in the first quarter of 2014 and $73.7 million in the second quarter of 2013. As previously disclosed, revenue for the second quarter excludes HDMI royalties, the recognition of which have been deferred.  Read more [...]

Market Movers : Google Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG), NXP Semiconductors NV (NASDAQ:NXPI), NovaBay Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSEMKT:NBY), Antares Pharma Inc. (NASDAQ:ATRS), Garrison Capital Inc (NASDAQ:GARS)

August 1, 2014 – 12:26 pm |

Google (NASDAQ:GOOG)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by equities research analysts at Cantor Fitzgerald in a research note issued to investors on Friday. They currently have a $650.00 target price on the stock, up from their previous target price of $630.00. Cantor Fitzgerald’s target price would indicate a potential upside of 13.29% from the stock’s previous close. Google Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG)’s Read more [...]

Worth Watching Stocks : Masco Corporation (NYSE:MAS), Alcoa (NYSE:AA), XOMA (NASDAQ:XOMA), Innovative Solutions & Support Inc. (NASDAQ:ISSC), Inter Parfums (NASDAQ:IPAR)

August 1, 2014 – 12:21 pm |

Masco Corporation (NYSE:MAS) was gaining after beating analysts’ estimates for earnings in the second quarter.  For the second quarter Masco reported earnings of 32 cents a share, beating the Capital IQ Consensus Estimate of 28 cents a share by 4 cents. Revenue grew 5.1% from the year-ago quarter to $2.26 billion, in line with analysts’ estimates for the quarter.  Masco Corporation (NYSE:MAS)’s stock Read more [...]

Why Need to Watch : Danaher (NYSE:DHR), Twenty-First Century Fox (NASDAQ:FOXA), Exa Corporation (NASDAQ:EXA), Teleflex Incorporated (NYSE:TFX), Emerson (NYSE:EMR)

August 1, 2014 – 12:09 pm |

On July 18, Danaher Corp. (NYSE:DHR)reported second quarter EPS of $0.95 Thursday morning, compared to $0.87 last year. Analysts had expected EPS of $0.94. Third quarter EPS is expected to be between $0.86 and $0.89, which is below the consensus estimate of $0.93. Full year EPS is now expected to be between $3.67 and $3.72, compared to prior expectations of $3.60 to $3.75. The consensus estimate is Read more [...]

Big Movers : Spansion (NYSE:CODE), Intersil (NASDAQ:ISIL), Cheniere Energy (NYSEMKT:LNG), Torchmark Corporation (NYSE:TMK), Polycom, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLCM)

August 1, 2014 – 12:08 pm |

On July 30, 2014, Spansion Inc. (NYSE:CODE) announced operating results for its second quarter ended June 29, 2014. On a U.S. GAAP basis, Spansion reported second quarter net sales of $314.7 million, gross margin of 29.5%, operating loss of $8.0 million and net loss of $12.0 million or $0.20 per share. On a non GAAP basis, gross margin was 33.2%, operating income was $22.1 million and net income was Read more [...]