Market Movers: Peabody Energy Corporation (NYSE:BTU), DURECT Corporation (NASDAQ:DRRX), Xilinx Inc. (NASDAQ:XLNX), Atlatsa Resources Corporation (NYSEMKT:ATL), Cosan Ltd. (NYSE:CZZ)

Peabody Energy Corporation (NYSE:BTU) belongs to Basic Materials sector. Its net profit margin is -13.60% and weekly performance is -14.44%. On last trading day company shares ended up $1.60. Peabody Energy Corporation (NYSE:BTU) distance from 50-day simple moving average (SMA50) is -50.80%. On 8 July, Peabody Energy Corporation (NYSE:BTU) confirms it has entered into a sale and purchase agreement with Sekitan Resources Pty, Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Exergen Pty, Ltd., to sell Peabody’s Wilkie Creek Mine and other associated assets in Queensland’s Surat Basin.

DURECT Corporation (NASDAQ:DRRX) shares advanced 6.44% in last trading session and ended the day at $2.48. DRRX Gross Margin is 68.70% and its return on assets is -46.40%. DURECT Corporation (NASDAQ:DRRX) quarterly performance is 25.25%. On 23 June, DURECT Corporation (NASDAQ:DRRX) announced that, based on feedback from the FDA, it plans to conduct a new POSIDUR™ (SABER®-Bupivacaine) Phase 3 clinical trial consisting of approximately 300 patients undergoing laparoscopic cholecystectomy (gallbladder removal) surgery. DURECT anticipates beginning the trial in the fall of 2015 and expects that it will take approximately one year to complete enrollment.

On 10 July, Xilinx Inc. (NASDAQ:XLNX) shares advanced 0.22% and was closed at $41.94. XLNX EPS growth in last 5 year was 12.70%. Xilinx Inc. (NASDAQ:XLNX) year to date (YTD) performance is -1.70%. On 29 June, Xilinx Inc. (NASDAQ:XLNX) said that, Chief Executive Officer Moshe Gavrielov is trying to take advantage of increased interest in his company since Intel Corp. said it would acquire his main rival in the programmable logic-chip market for $16.7 billion.

Atlatsa Resources Corporation (NYSEMKT:ATL) ended the last trading day at $0.06. Company weekly volatility is calculated as 32.64% and price to cash ratio as 8.70. Atlatsa Resources Corporation (NYSEMKT:ATL) showed a weekly performance of -40.00%. Atlatsa Resources Corporation (NYSEMKT:ATL) announced its intention to file a Form 25 (Notification of Removal from Listing and/or Registration under Section 12(b) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934) with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”) to voluntarily withdraw its common shares from listing on the NYSE MKT. The Company expects to file the Form 25 on July 20, 2015. The Company expects the delisting will be effective approximately 10 days following the filing of the Form 25.

Cosan Ltd. (NYSE:CZZ) shares advanced 2.00% in last trading session and ended the day at $5.62. CZZ Gross Margin is 28.30% and its return on assets is 0.60%. Cosan Ltd. (NYSE:CZZ) quarterly performance is -21.60%.Zacks downgraded shares of Cosan Ltd. (NYSE:CZZ) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report issued on Tuesday.

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