Solera Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: SLH) announced it has acquired Autodata B.V. (“Autodata”), a leading provider of vehicle valuation, inventory management and workflow software for automotive dealers and leasing companies in the Netherlands.Autodata’s fully integrated suite of vehicle valuation, inventory management and marketing services provides data on approximately one in every four pre-owned cars for sale in the Dutch marketplace. In addition to enhancing its customer value proposition, Solera plans to leverage Autodata’s proprietary data to establish a standardized vehicle valuation methodology across Europe. Autodata’s solutions will also be integrated with Solera’s risk and asset management solutions that bring together property insurers, auto dealers, vehicle mechanics, car manufacturers and consumers into one digital marketplace.Solera Holdings Inc. (NYSE:SLH) belongs to Technology sector. Its net profit margin is 6.00% and weekly performance is 7.33%. On last trading day company shares ended up $40.25. Solera Holdings Inc. (NYSE:SLH) distance from 50-day simple moving average (SMA50) is -8.75%.
Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) 2015 Midyear Security Report released recently, which analyzes threat intelligence and cybersecurity trends, reveals the critical need for organizations to reduce time to detection (TTD) in order to remediate against sophisticated attacks by highly motivated threat actors. The Angler Exploit Kit represents the types of common threats that will challenge organizations as the digital economy and the Internet of Everything (IoE) create new attack vectors and monetization opportunities for adversaries. The report shows that new risks associated with Flash, the evolution of ransomware, and the Dridex mutating malware campaign, reinforce the need for reduced time to detection. With the digitization of business and the IoE, malware and threats become even more pervasive, which shines a light on the security industry’s estimates of 100 to 200 days for TTD. Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) shares increased 0.86% in last trading session and ended the day at $28.27. CSCO Gross Margin is 60.30% and its return on assets is 8.50%. Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) quarterly performance is -1.66%.
Samsung announced that it would now provide security patches for its Android devices “about once per month.” In addition to Samsung, Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) also announced a similar program for its Nexus devices. Both Samsung and Google will release these security patches as over-the-air updates.As Google notes, the company notifies Android manufacturers about security issues through a monthly bulletin. Most of the fixes for these issues, however, only arrive in the form of point updates. Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) shares increased 1.82% in last trading session and ended the day at $673.29. GOOGL Gross Margin is 62.40% and its return on assets is 11.00%. Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) quarterly performance is 25.83%.
Microchip Technology Inc. (NASDAQ:MCHP) issued weak fiscal-first-quarter results and guidance as the company is experiencing many of the well-documented macroeconomic issues that have plagued the industry this earnings season. It appears Microchip Technology Inc. (NASDAQ:MCHP) management’s Oct 14 warning was the first sign of the current soft environment and that China in particular is leading the way. Guidance of a 3.5% organic revenue decline in the calendar third quarter indicates that Microchip does not expect conditions to improve; however, our checks indicate this will likely represent the trough of the slowdown. Microchip Technology Inc. (NASDAQ:MCHP) ended the last trading day at $43.83. Company weekly volatility is calculated as 1.94% and price to cash ratio as 4.53. Microchip Technology Inc. (NASDAQ:MCHP) showed a weekly performance of 2.48%.
Sterling Bancorp. (NYSE:STL) Announces Results for the Three Months and Six Months Ended June 30, 2015. Net loss for the quarter, which included merger-related expenses and other restructuring charges, was $7.6 million, or $0.08 per common share, compared to net income of $15.0 million, or $0.18 per diluted share, for the same quarter last year and net income of $16.8 million, or $0.19 per diluted share, for the linked quarter ended March 31, 2015. For the six months ended June 30, 2015, net income was $9.1 million, or $0.10 per diluted share, compared to net income of $25.3 million, or $0.30 per diluted share, for the six months ended June 30, 2014. Sterling Bancorp. (NYSE:STL) shares increased 0.20% in last trading session and ended the day at $14.86. Its return on assets is 0.90%. Sterling Bancorp. (NYSE:STL) quarterly performance is 13.80%.