Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (NASDAQ:LGND) reported second-quarter 2015 earnings of $1.63 per share (including non-cash stock-based compensation expense), significantly higher than the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $1.51 and the year-ago earnings of 10 cents. Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (NASDAQ:LGND) belongs to Healthcare sector. Its net profit margin is 20.10% and weekly performance is 4.11%. On last trading day company shares ended up $111.25. Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (NASDAQ:LGND) distance from 50-day simple moving average (SMA50) is 13.26%.
Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOX), said it would buy back $5 billion Class A shares over the next 12 months, sending its shares up 1 percent in after-hours trading.Net income attributable to shareholders fell to $87 million, or 4 cents per share, in the fourth quarter ended June 30, from $999 million, or 45 cents per share, a year earlier. Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOX) shares fell -6.71% in last trading session and ended the day at $31.16. Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOX) quarterly performance is -5.66%.
Capital Senior Living(NYSE:CSU) announced the earnings results for Fiscal Year 2015 and Q2. The results came in during After-hours on Aug 4, 2015. Company reported revenue of $101.59M. The estimated revenue was of $101.20M. On 05 August, Capital Senior Living Corp. (NYSE:CSU) shares moved up 3.95% and was closed at $22.89. CSU EPS growth in last 5 year was -59.40%. Capital Senior Living Corp. (NYSE:CSU) year to date (YTD) performance is -8.11%.
Perma-Fix Environmental Services Inc. (NASDAQ:PESI) announced that it will host a conference call at 11:00 a.m. ET on Thursday, August 6, 2015. The call will be available on the Company’s website at www.perma-fix.com, or by calling 877-407-0778 for U.S. callers, or +1-201-689-8565 for international callers. The conference call will be led by Dr. Louis F. Centofanti, Chief Executive Officer, and Ben Naccarato, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, of Perma-Fix Environmental Services, Inc. Perma-Fix Environmental Services Inc. (NASDAQ:PESI) ended the last trading day at $3.73. Company weekly volatility is calculated as 1.71% and price to cash ratio as 39.03. Perma-Fix Environmental Services Inc. (NASDAQ:PESI) showed a weekly performance of 1.91%.
Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY) was accused of misleading consumers about the frequency of “brain zaps” and other withdrawal symptoms tied to its antidepressant Cymbalta in the first court trial targeting the drug. Lilly officials failed to provide proper warnings that Cymbalta, once the company’s top-selling drug, carried with it severe withdrawal risks, said T. Matthew Leckman, a lawyer for Claudia Herrera, who claims she suffered electrical-shock sensations, dizziness and nausea for a year after getting off the medication. Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY) shares moved up 0.81% in last trading session and ended the day at $84.73. LLY Gross Margin is 74.90% and its return on assets is 5.70%. Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY) quarterly performance is 18.41%.