Hot Watch List: PetroQuest Energy Inc. (NYSE:PQ), Blueprint Medicines Corporation (NASDAQ:BPMC), Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (NASDAQ:CMTL), Workday, Inc. (NYSE:WDAY), Eagle Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EGBN)

PetroQuest Energy Inc. (NYSE:PQ) posted a second-quarter loss of $61.1 million, or 94 cents per share, compared to a profit of $9.6 million, or 15 cents per share, a year ago. For the first six months of 2015, the company’s loss totals $183.3 million, or $2.83 per share, compared to net income of $19.6 million, or 30 cents per share, for the 2014 period. PetroQuest Energy Inc. (NYSE:PQ) belongs to Basic Materials sector. Its net profit margin is -48.90% and weekly performance is -12.50%. On last trading day company shares ended up $1.26. PetroQuest Energy Inc. (NYSE:PQ) distance from 50-day simple moving average (SMA50) is -30.35%.

Blueprint Medicines (NASDAQ:BPMC), announced that Jeffrey Albers, chief executive officer, will present a company overview at the 2015 Wedbush PacGrow Healthcare Conference on Tuesday, August 11, 2015 at 1:20 p.m. EDT. Blueprint Medicines Corporation (NASDAQ:BPMC) shares advanced 2.86% in last trading session and ended the day at $28.43. BPMC return on assets is -158.10%.

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (NASDAQ:CMTL) announced that its New York-based subsidiary, Comtech PST Corp., received a $1.3 million order for solid-state, high-power RF switches from a major domestic prime contractor. On 04 August, Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (NASDAQ:CMTL) shares advanced 0.96% and was closed at $28.35. CMTL EPS growth in last 5 year was -4.60%. Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (NASDAQ:CMTL) year to date (YTD) performance is -7.45%.

Workday (NYSE:WDAY) was upgraded by equities researchers at Vetr from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a research note issued on Tuesday, MarketBeat.com reports. The firm currently has a $93.63 target price on the stock. Vetr‘s price target indicates a potential upside of 13.08% from the stock’s previous close. Workday, Inc. (NYSE:WDAY) ended the last trading day at $82.80. Company weekly volatility is calculated as 2.01% and price to cash ratio as 8.23. Workday, Inc. (NYSE:WDAY) showed a weekly performance of -0.42%.

On 27 July, Eagle Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EGBN), announced that it has completed the sale of its Indirect Consumer Loan portfolio to MainStreet Bank (MNSB). The transaction amounted to approximately $80 million at July 24, 2015. This portfolio was acquired in the merger with Virginia Heritage Bank completed in the fourth quarter of 2014. The sale of this non-strategic loan class will allow the Company to deploy the funds into commercial loans, its core competency, improve its yield on earning assets and reduce operating expenses. Eagle Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EGBN) shares decreased -0.04% in last trading session and ended the day at $44.90. EGBN return on assets is 1.30%. Eagle Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EGBN) quarterly performance is 21.61%.

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