Today’s Stocks: American Superconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:AMSC), Baxter International Inc. (NYSE:BAX), MFC Industrial Ltd. (NYSE:MIL), Nortech Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:NSYS), Speed Commerce, Inc. (NASDAQ:SPDC)

American Superconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:AMSC)reported financial results for its first quarter of fiscal 2015 ended June 30, 2015. Revenues for the first quarter of fiscal 2015 were $23.7 million, compared with $11.7 million for the same period of fiscal 2014. The year over year increase in revenues was due to increases in both the Company’s Wind and Grid segments. American Superconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:AMSC) belongs to Industrial Goods sector. Its net profit margin is -88.20% and weekly performance is -13.07%. On last trading day company shares ended up $4.39. American Superconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:AMSC) distance from 50-day simple moving average (SMA50) is -20.12%.

Baxter International Inc. (NYSE:BAX) is being targeted by activist investor Dan Loeb’s Third Point, which is seeking two board seats and a say in the hunt for a new leader at the medical-supplies company. Third Point went public with its bid for changes at Baxter on Wednesday, disclosing a stake of almost 10 percent in the $23 billion company, including stock and options. Third Point sees Baxter as undervalued given its strong global franchise and opportunities to boost profit margins, said a person with knowledge of the matter. Baxter International Inc. (NYSE:BAX) shares moved up 4.52% in last trading session and ended the day at $42.13. BAX Gross Margin is 49.00% and its return on assets is 11.50%. Baxter International Inc. (NYSE:BAX) quarterly performance is 13.43%.

On July 20, MFC Industrial Ltd. (NYSE:MIL) announces that in connection with the Company’s new direction to focus on trade and structure finance including with its proposed acquisition of a Western European bank, Peter Kellogg and William Horn have stepped down as Directors of the Company.On 05 August, MFC Industrial Ltd. (NYSE:MIL) shares decreased -7.10% and was closed at $3.40. MIL EPS growth in last 5 year was 15.10%. MFC Industrial Ltd. (NYSE:MIL) year to date (YTD) performance is -51.98%.

Nortech Systems (NASDAQ:NSYS) announced its quarterly earnings results. The company reported $0.14 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The business earned $26.80 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $27.40 million. Nortech Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:NSYS) ended the last trading day at $4.37. Company weekly volatility is calculated as 2.47%. Nortech Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:NSYS) showed a weekly performance of -4.17%.

Speed Commerce, Inc. (NASDAQ:SPDC), will conduct a conference call on Monday, August 10, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern time (9:00 a.m. Central time) to discuss its financial results for the fiscal first quarter ended June 30, 2015. The financial results will be reported in a press release prior to the conference call. Speed Commerce, Inc. (NASDAQ:SPDC) shares decreased -0.69% in last trading session and ended the day at $0.22. SPDC Gross Margin is 12.20% and its return on assets is -35.60%. Speed Commerce, Inc. (NASDAQ:SPDC) quarterly performance is -13.04%.

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