5 Stocks Under Wall Street’s Radar: Yandex N.V. (NASDAQ:YNDX), Evogene Ltd. (NYSE:EVGN), Viacom, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIAB), Rent-A-Center, Inc. (NASDAQ:RCII), ACI Worldwide,

Yandex (NASDAQ: YNDX) reported Q1 EPS of RUR6.61, RUR0.32 better than the analyst estimate of RUR6.29. Revenue for the quarter came in at RUR16.47 billion versus the consensus estimate of RUR15.41 billion.

Yandex N.V. (NASDAQ:YNDX) belongs to Technology sector. Its net profit margin is 16.20% and weekly performance is 9.60%. On last trading day company shares ended up at $19.87. Yandex N.V. (NASDAQ:YNDX) distance from 50-day simple moving average (SMA50) is 31.28%.

On 19 April, Evogene Ltd. (NYSE:EVGN) announced that it is participating in a consortium for research in photosynthesis within the EU Horizon 2020 Program for Research and Innovation. Academic participants include the Max Planck Institute of Molecular Plant Physiology and the Institute of Terrestrial Microbiology, Weizmann Institute of Science, and the Imperial College of Science Technology and Medicine. The consortium’s research program is focused on an innovative approach to modulate photosynthesis related pathways aiming to improve photosynthetic efficiency.

Evogene Ltd. (NYSE:EVGN) shares advanced 1.06% in last trading session and ended the day at $7.61. Evogene Ltd. (NYSE:EVGN) quarterly performance is 16.90%.

Viacom (NASDAQ: VIAB) and Roku Inc. announced a partnership that enables Viacom to utilize aggregated audience insights from Roku® to deliver targeted advertising on the Roku platform. This first-of-its-kind partnership between an over-the-top (OTT) platform and programmer is the latest illustration of the power of OTT advertising.

On 28 April, Viacom, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIAB) shares moved down -3.17% and was closed at $42.40. VIAB EPS growth in last 5 year was 19.70%. Viacom, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIAB) year to date (YTD) performance is 4.08%.

Rent-A-Center (NASDAQ: RCII) reported Q1 EPS of $0.47, $0.07 better than the analyst estimate of $0.40. Revenue for the quarter came in at $835.65 million versus the consensus estimate of $850.92 million.

Rent-A-Center, Inc. (NASDAQ:RCII) ended the last trading day at $13.70. Company weekly volatility is calculated as 6.26% and price to cash ratio as 12.04. Rent-A-Center, Inc. (NASDAQ:RCII) showed a weekly performance of -5.71%.

ACI Worldwide (NASDAQ: ACIW), a leading global provider of real-time electronic payment and banking solutions, announced that The Co-operative Group (Co-op), one of the UK’s largest food retailers, has selected the company to run its card payments processing operations and maximise card data security across all of its UK food stores and fuel sites. The retailer, with over 2,800 stores, will utilise ACI’s UP Merchant Payments solution to secure its payment data with the latest version of its point-to-point encryption (P2PE) and tokenisation capabilities.

ACI Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ:ACIW) shares moved down -2.03% in last trading session and ended the day at $20.29. ACIW Gross Margin is 54.80% and its return on assets is 4.70%. ACI Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ:ACIW) quarterly performance is 16.34%.

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