Eye Catching Stocks: Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO), Genco Shipping & Trading Ltd. (NYSE:GNK), Domtar Corporation (NYSE:UFS), Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (NYSE:CLF),

On 19 April, Yahoo Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO) reported a first-quarter loss of $99.2 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier. On a per-share basis, the Sunnyvale, California-based company said it had a loss of 10 cents. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, came to 8 cents per share. The results topped Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of 14 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 7 cents per share.

Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO) belongs to Technology sector. Its net profit margin is -92.80% and weekly performance is -2.87%. On last trading day company shares ended up at $36.59. Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO) distance from 50-day simple moving average (SMA50) is 5.66%.

Genco Shipping & Trading Limited (NYSE:GNK) filed Current Reports on Form 8-K with the Securities and Exchange disclosing the appointment of Basil G. Mavroleon, Peter Kirchof, and Arthur L. Regan as new members of its Board of Directors (the “Board”). The Company is filing this Amendment No. 1 to disclose that on April 19, 2016, the Board appointed Messrs. Kirchof and Mavroleon to serve on the Nominating, Corporate Governance, and Conflicts Committee of the Board. In addition, Genco anticipates that Messrs. Kirchof and Regan will be appointed to serve on the Compensation Committee of the Board.

Genco Shipping & Trading Ltd. (NYSE:GNK) shares moved up 21.59% in last trading session and ended the day at $0.90. GNK Gross Margin is 7.60% and its return on assets is -11.60%. Genco Shipping & Trading Ltd. (NYSE:GNK) quarterly performance is -10.91%.

Domtar Corporation (NYSE:UFS) reported net earnings of $4 million ($0.06 per share) for the first quarter of 2016 compared to net earnings of $57 million ($0.91 per share) for the fourth quarter of 2015 and net earnings of $36 million ($0.56 per share) for the first quarter of 2015. Sales for the first quarter of 2016 were $1.3 billion.

On 28 April, Domtar Corporation (NYSE:UFS) shares fell -6.32% and was closed at $39.13. UFS EPS growth in last 5 year was -20.40%. Domtar Corporation (NYSE:UFS) year to date (YTD) performance is 7.00%.

Cliffs Natural Resources (NYSE: CLF) reported Q1 EPS of $0.62, $0.81 better than the analyst estimate of ($0.19). Revenue for the quarter came in at $306 million versus the consensus estimate of $280.92 million.

Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (NYSE:CLF) ended the last trading day at $5.39. Company weekly volatility is calculated as 13.82% and price to cash ratio as 3.39. Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (NYSE:CLF) showed a weekly performance of 25.35%.

United Insurance Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ:UIHC) reported Net income for the first quarter of 2016 was $3.0 million, or $0.14 per diluted share, compared to $0.2 million, or $0.01 per diluted share for the first quarter of 2015. The increase in net income was primarily due to increases in gross premiums earned for the first quarter of 2016 compared to the first quarter of 2015.

United Insurance Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ:UIHC) shares moved up 7.75% in last trading session and ended the day at $15.98. UIHC return on assets is 3.80%. United Insurance Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ:UIHC) quarterly performance is 5.90%.

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