Active Watch List: Conatus Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:CNAT), BioScrip, Inc. (NASDAQ:BIOS), Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC), Nuance Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:NUAN), Banc of California (NYSE:BANC)

Conatus Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:CNAT) announced financial results for the quarter and six months ended June 30, 2015, and provided updates on its clinical development programs. The net loss for the second quarter of 2015 was $6.1 million compared with $5.3 million for the second quarter of 2014. The net loss for the first six months of 2015 was $12.0 million compared with $10.5 million for the first six months of 2014. Conatus Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:CNAT) belongs to Healthcare sector. Its weekly performance is -9.75%. On last trading day company shares ended up $3.98. Conatus Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:CNAT) distance from 50-day simple moving average (SMA50) is -23.73%.

BioScrip, Inc. (NASDAQ:BIOS) announced a multi-step plan to enhance shareholder value, improve financial flexibility and position BioScrip as a pure play infusion services company focused on high-growth services. The BioScrip Board of Directors has formed a committee that will be chaired by R. Carter Pate that is tasked with overseeing the implementation and execution of this plan. BioScrip, Inc. (NASDAQ:BIOS) shares decreased -0.48% in last trading session and ended the day at $2.07. BIOS Gross Margin is 26.10% and its return on assets is -16.80%. BioScrip, Inc. (NASDAQ:BIOS) quarterly performance is -47.99%.

Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC) said Thursday it has entered into a three-year agreement to support the University of Findlay’s environmental, safety and occupational health program.
As part of the agreement, which lasts through 2017, Marathon will:Provide internship opportunities at Marathon for students in the program and for faculty members. Fund laboratory upgrades and new equipment, faculty development, scholarships, and student organizations.On 11 August, Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC) shares advanced 4.88% and was closed at $55.86. MPC EPS growth in last 5 year was 47.40%. Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC) year to date (YTD) performance is 24.99%.

Nuance Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:NUAN) announced financial results for its third quarter fiscal 2015, ended June 30, 2015. In the third quarter of fiscal 2015, Nuance reported GAAP revenue of $477.9 million, compared to $475.5 million in the third quarter of fiscal 2014. Nuance reported non-GAAP revenue of $488.7 million, which includes $10.8 million of revenue lost due to accounting treatment in conjunction with acquisitions, compared to $486.8 million in the third quarter of fiscal 2014. Q3 15 revenue was negatively affected by currency fluctuations. If Q3 14 currency rates were applied to Nuance’s Q3 15 revenue, Q3 15 revenue would have been approximately $17 million higher. In Q3 15, total recurring revenue was $330.4 million and represented 68% of total non-GAAP revenue, compared to $314.3 million and 65% in Q3 14. Nuance Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:NUAN) ended the last trading day at $18.38. Company weekly volatility is calculated as 3.60% and price to cash ratio as 10.73. Nuance Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:NUAN) showed a weekly performance of 1.72%.

Banc of California, Inc. (NYSE:BANC) reported net income of $15.9 million and net income available to common shareholders of $13.1 million, or $0.32 per diluted common share for the quarter ended June 30, 2015. This compares to net income available to common shareholders of $11.7 million, or $0.29 per diluted common share, for the quarter ended March 31, 2015, and net income available to common shareholders of $7.2 million, or $0.27 per diluted common share, for the year ago quarter ended June 30, 2014. Banc of California, Inc. (NYSE:BANC) shares advanced 0.16% in last trading session and ended the day at $12.23. Its return on assets is 0.80%. Banc of California, Inc. (NYSE:BANC) quarterly performance is -6.07%.

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