Morning Watch List: Quantum Corporation (NYSE:QTM), CHS, Inc. (NASDAQ:CHSCP), Primoris Services Corporation (NASDAQ:PRIM), Jarden Corp. (NYSE:JAH), Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F)

On 10 July, Quantum Corporation (NYSE:QTM) shares moved up 0.63% and was closed at $1.60. QTM EPS growth in last 5 year was 24.60%. Quantum Corporation (NYSE:QTM) year to date (YTD) performance is -9.09%. On July 8, Quantum Corporation (NYSE:QTM) announced that its DXi® deduplication appliances, Scalar® tape libraries and StorNext Pro™ Solutions workflow storage have all successfully achieved Cisco Interoperability Verification Testing (IVT) compatibility certification with Cisco’s Unified Computing System, the UCS B-Series Blade Servers. The Internet of Everything (IoE) continues to bring together people, processes, data and things to enhance the relevancy of network connections.

CHS, Inc. (NASDAQ:CHSCP) ended the last trading day at $30.25. Company weekly volatility is calculated as 0.64% and price to cash ratio as 0.24. CHS, Inc. (NASDAQ:CHSCP) showed a weekly performance of -0.79%. On July 10, CHS, Inc. (NASDAQ:CHSCP) reported earnings of $649.6 million for the first three quarters of its 2015 fiscal year. The earnings attributable to CHS for the period (Sept. 1, 2014 – May 31, 2015) represented a decrease of 26 percent from the $881.7 million reported for the first three quarters of fiscal 2014. Revenues for first nine months of fiscal 2015 were $26.6 billion, down 19 percent from $32.7 billion for the same period a year ago, primarily due to lower average prices for the refined energy products, grains and fertilizer that make up a significant portion of CHS business.

Primoris Services Corporation (NASDAQ:PRIM) belongs to Industrial Goods sector. Its net profit margin is 2.70% and weekly performance is -1.81%. On last trading day company shares ended up $19.04. Primoris Services Corporation (NASDAQ:PRIM) distance from 50-day simple moving average (SMA50) is -0.88%. Primoris Services Corporation (NASDAQ:PRIM) announced that its Board of Directors has approved an executive transition effective August 1, 2015. Brian Pratt will step down from his position as Chief Executive Officer and President, while remaining as Chairman of the Board and assuming the non-employee role of Senior Strategic Advisor. David King, the Company’s current Chief Operating Officer, will become the new Chief Executive Officer and President.

Jarden Corp. (NYSE:JAH) shares advanced 1.36% in last trading session and ended the day at $52.31. JAH Gross Margin is 31.60% and its return on assets is 1.70%. Jarden Corp. (NYSE:JAH) quarterly performance is -2.61%. Consumer goods company Jarden Corp. (NYSE:JAH) agreed Monday to acquire Waddington Group, Inc., a manufacturer and marketer of premium disposable tableware, from its private-equity owner Olympus Partners and other stockholders in a deal valued at about $1.35 billion. The deal, subject to customary closing conditions and regulatory approvals, is expected to close in the third quarter of 2015.

On 10 July, Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) shares advanced 1.05% and was closed at $14.48. F EPS growth in last 5 year was -1.40%. Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) year to date (YTD) performance is -4.74%. The Board of Directors of Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) declared a third quarter dividend of $0.15 per share on the company’s outstanding Class B and common stock. The third quarter dividend is the same level as the dividends paid in the first and second quarters of 2015, and a 20 percent increase from the dividends paid during each quarter of 2014.

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