China UnionPay and Visa Inc (NYSE:V) signed a memorandum of understanding to collaborate on payments security, Visa said on 25 February. The MoU comes as Visa awaits regulations that would give it direct access to the Chinese market for clearing bank card transactions. The market was valued at $6.84 trillion in 2014.
Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) belongs to Financial sector. Its net profit margin is 47.50% and weekly performance is 3.45%. On last trading day company shares ended up at $74.64. Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) distance from 50-day simple moving average (SMA50) is 1.58%.
Guidewire Software (NYSE: GWRE) reported Q2 EPS of $0.24, $0.09 better than the analyst estimate of $0.15. Revenue for the quarter came in at $102.1 million versus the consensus estimate of $96.78 million. GUIDANCE: Guidewire Software sees Q3 2016 EPS of $0.04-$0.08, versus the consensus of $0.06. Guidewire Software sees Q3 2016 revenue of $90.3-94.3 million, versus the consensus of $91.4 million. Guidewire Software sees FY2016 EPS of $0.64-$0.71, versus the consensus of $0.83. Guidewire Software sees FY2016 revenue of $408.5-416.5 million, versus the consensus of $462.3 million.
Guidewire Software, Inc. (NYSE:GWRE) shares increased 2.62% in last trading session and ended the day at $50.52. GWRE Gross Margin is 61.70% and its return on assets is 1.50%. Guidewire Software, Inc. (NYSE:GWRE) quarterly performance is -16.01%.
On 22 February, A. O. Smith Corporation (NYSE:AOS) announced the appointment of Joshua C. Greene as vice president-government and industry affairs. In his new role, Greene will primarily be responsible for monitoring and influencing legislation that impacts A. O. Smith and the water heating industry, as well as ensuring the company’s positions on legislation and regulations are known to elected officials and Federal regulators.
On 01 March, AO Smith Corp. (NYSE:AOS) shares increased 3.71% and was closed at $72.99. AOS EPS growth in last 5 year was 38.50%. AO Smith Corp. (NYSE:AOS) year to date (YTD) performance is -4.39%.
On 16 February, TechTarget, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTGT) announced the launch of SearchSalesforce.com™, a new website designed to serve the informational needs of today’s IT and business decision makers as they evaluate, implement and integrate Salesforce.com applications and third party applications from Salesforce partners. SearchSalesforce.com will act as an independent online community that provides tips, case studies and neutral guidance on the latest innovations and future direction of the Salesforce ecosystem.
TechTarget, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTGT) ended the last trading day at $7.38. Company weekly volatility is calculated as 3.90% and price to cash ratio as 9.31. TechTarget, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTGT) showed a weekly performance of 9.99%.
On 26 February, Enanta Pharmaceuticals, Inc., (NASDAQ:ENTA), announced that the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) of the European Medicines Agency (EMA) has granted a positive opinion for the use of VIEKIRAX® (ombitasvir/paritaprevir/ritonavir tablets) + EXVIERA® (dasabuvir tablets) without ribavirin (RBV) in chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV) infected genotype 1b (GT1b) patients with compensated cirrhosis (Child-Pugh A).
Enanta Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ENTA) shares increased 5.25% in last trading session and ended the day at $29.88. ENTA return on assets is 25.10%. Enanta Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ENTA) quarterly performance is -6.51%.