Corning Inc. (NYSE:GLW) announced its results for the second quarter of 2015. We began 2015 with a clear set of priorities to drive Corning’s continued success. Our second-quarter performance clearly demonstrates that we are executing to our plan,” Wendell P. Weeks, chairman, chief executive officer and president, said. “Our businesses are delivering strong results as evidenced by the 7 percent year-over-year core earnings growth. And our share repurchase program has leveraged the earnings growth into 12 percent core EPS growth. Corning Inc. (NYSE:GLW) belongs to Technology sector. Its net profit margin is 28.50% and weekly performance is -0.49%. On last trading day company shares ended up $18.28. Corning Inc. (NYSE:GLW) distance from 50-day simple moving average (SMA50) is -8.41%.
Nexvet Biopharma plc’s (NASDAQ:NVET) lock-up period is set to end on Tuesday, August 4th. Nexvet Biopharma plc had issued 4,000,000 shares in its initial public offering on February 5th. The total size of the offering was $40,000,000 based on an initial share price of $10.00. After the end of the company’s lock-up period, major shareholders and company insiders will be able to sell their shares of the company. Nexvet Biopharma Public Limited Company (NASDAQ:NVET) shares fell -2.11% in last trading session and ended the day at $3.71. Its return on assets is -28.80%. Nexvet Biopharma Public Limited Company (NASDAQ:NVET) quarterly performance is -56.66%.
Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (NYSE:BABA) appointed former Goldman Sachs executive J. Michael Evans as president Tuesday. The move is effective immediately and marks the latest managerial shake-up at the Chinese e-commerce giant. It comes after Daniel Zhang, former chief operating officer, replaced Jonathan Lu as CEO in May. Evans, 57, has been an independent member on Alibaba Group’s board since the company’s initial public offering in September 2014. He will lead Alibaba Group’s international growth efforts. Evans will continue to serve as a member of the Alibaba Group board.Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE:BABA) belongs to Services sector. Its net profit margin is 31.70% and weekly performance is -2.10%. On last trading day company shares ended up $78.87. Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE:BABA) distance from 50-day simple moving average (SMA50) is -6.89%.
On July 13, 2015 Neonode Inc., (NASDAQ: NEON) announced that it will release financial results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2015 on Thursday August 6, 2015. The Company will host a conference call Thursday August 6, 2015 at 10AM Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) featuring remarks by, and Q&A with, Thomas Eriksson, CEO, Lars Lindqvist, CFO and David Brunton, Head of Investor Relations. Neonode, Inc. (NASDAQ:NEON) ended the last trading day at $2.42. Company weekly volatility is calculated as 7.23% and price to cash ratio as 21.76. Neonode, Inc. (NASDAQ:NEON) showed a weekly performance of -4.35%.
Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) finally announced recently that it is scaling back its focus on Google+, the also-ran social network that the search giant has spent hundreds of millions of dollars and four years of its time trying to turn into a competitor to Facebook . Among other things, users will no longer be forced to sign in with a Google+ account when they log on to YouTube and other Google properties, and the useful parts of the network—such as Photos and Hangouts—have already been hived off and turned into standalone offerings.On 04 August, Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) shares moved down -0.52% and was closed at $661.28. GOOGL EPS growth in last 5 year was 14.70%. Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) year to date (YTD) performance is 24.61%.