Eye Catching Stocks: Lexicon Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:LXRX), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM), Jinpan International (NASDAQ:JST), AmTrust Financial Services (NASDAQ:AFSI), SPX Corporation (NYSE:SPW)

On 3 August, Lexicon Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:LXRX) announced that the pivotal TELESTAR Phase 3 clinical trial met its primary endpoint, showing the benefit of oral telotristat etiprate in treating cancer patients with carcinoid syndrome that is not adequately controlled by the current standard of care. Lexicon Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:LXRX) belongs to Healthcare sector. Its weekly performance is 47.50%. On last trading day company shares ended up $12.67. Lexicon Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:LXRX) distance from 50-day simple moving average (SMA50) is 52.96%.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by stock analysts at Deutsche Bank in a report issued on Wednesday. They currently have a $75.00 price objective on the financial services provider’s stock. Deutsche Bank’s price target indicates a potential upside of 10.21% from the stock’s previous close. JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) shares decreased -0.10% in last trading session and ended the day at $68.46. JPM return on assets is 0.80%. JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) quarterly performance is 7.00%.

Jinpan International Limited (NASDAQ:JST) announced that it will release its second quarter 2015 financial results on Tuesday, August 11, 2015, after the market closes. On 04 August, Jinpan International Limited (NASDAQ:JST) shares decreased -5.63% and was closed at $4.19. JST EPS growth in last 5 year was -12.20%. Jinpan International Limited (NASDAQ:JST) year to date (YTD) performance is -34.53%.

AmTrust Financial Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:AFSI) announced continued growth of operating earnings(1) and strong operating return on equity(1) for the second quarter ended June 30, 2015.For the second quarter of 2015, operating earnings(1) were $130.5 million, or $1.55 per diluted share, an increase of 22%, compared to $107.1 million, or $1.34 per diluted share, in the second quarter of 2014. Second quarter 2015 net income attributable to common stockholders was $70.7 million, or $0.84 per diluted share, compared to $106.3 million, or $1.33 per diluted share, in the second quarter 2014.AmTrust Financial Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:AFSI) ended the last trading day at $71.08. Company weekly volatility is calculated as 2.02% and price to cash ratio as 5.89. AmTrust Financial Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:AFSI) showed a weekly performance of 5.60%.

On 29 July, SPX Corporation (NYSE:SPW) reported results for the quarter ended June 27, 2015. Net cash from continuing operations was $10.6 million, compared to a net cash usage of $38.8 million in Q2 2014, which included $114.0 million of income tax payments associated with gains on asset sales.SPX Corporation (NYSE:SPW) shares decreased -1.25% in last trading session and ended the day at $63.13. SPW Gross Margin is 28.70% and its return on assets is 7.20%. SPX Corporation (NYSE:SPW) quarterly performance is -17.64%.

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