Peabody Energy Corporation (NYSE:BTU) President and Chief Executive Officer Glenn Kellow announced that A. Verona Dorch has been named Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer, Government Affairs and Corporate Secretary. Dorch will have executive responsibility for providing comprehensive legal counsel for Peabody business activities and will lead the company’s global legal and government affairs functions. Her new role is effective Aug. 17, 2015, and Dorch will be a member of Peabody’s Executive Leadership Team reporting directly to Kellow. She succeeds Alex Schoch, who retired from Peabody effective July 31. Peabody Energy Corporation (NYSE:BTU) belongs to Basic Materials sector. Its net profit margin is -30.00% and weekly performance is -9.84%. On last trading day company shares ended up $1.10. Peabody Energy Corporation (NYSE:BTU) distance from 50-day simple moving average (SMA50) is -49.07%.
Activision Publishing, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI), will showcase a blockbuster line-up of some of the world’s most anticipated next-generation gaming releases at Gamescom 2015. With the show opening to trade and press on Wednesday, August 5 and to consumers on Thursday, August 6 at the Koelnmesse GmbH Exhibition Centre in Cologne, Germany, Activision will offer consumers and industry influencers the opportunity to get hands-on with some of the biggest titles of the year. Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI) shares increased 11.84% in last trading session and ended the day at $28.71. ATVI Gross Margin is 65.10% and its return on assets is 8.60%. Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI) quarterly performance is 23.75%.
DHT Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:DHT) on July 28, reported second-quarter net income of $22.2 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier. On a per-share basis, the Hamilton, Bermuda-based company said it had net income of 24 cents. On 05 August, DHT Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:DHT) shares fell -2.58% and was closed at $7.55. DHT EPS growth in last 5 year was -47.10%. DHT Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:DHT) year to date (YTD) performance is 6.10%.
MaxLinear, Inc. (NYSE:MXL), announced that it will release its financial results for the second quarter 2015 after the close of the market on Monday, August 10, 2015. MaxLinear, Inc. (NYSE:MXL) ended the last trading day at $10.78. Company weekly volatility is calculated as 2.61% and price to cash ratio as 9.73. MaxLinear, Inc. (NYSE:MXL) showed a weekly performance of -1.82%.
On July 28, Synthesis Energy Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:SYMX), announced that its Tianwo-SES Clean Energy Technologies Company Joint Venture reports continued significant progress at the $105-million natural gas replacement projects under construction for Aluminum Corporation of China Limited (ACH). Synthesis Energy Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:SYMX) shares fell -5.88% in last trading session and ended the day at $1.12. SYMX Gross Margin is -33.60% and its return on assets is -50.40%. Synthesis Energy Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:SYMX) quarterly performance is -43.43%.