Today’s Stocks: Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS), Idera Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:IDRA), comScore, Inc. (NASDAQ:SCOR), MB Financial Inc. (NASDAQ:MBFI)

Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) has rebuffed Investa Office Fund’s approach to participate in the sale of the arm that provides property and asset management services for the portfolio. Morgan Stanley is trying to exit the $9 billion real estate giant Investa Property Group, which it took over in 2007, shortly before the global financial crisis broke. An independent board has been set up to guide the complex sales process, which includes divestment of the Investa Office Management platform, the arm that provides services for the ASX-listed IOF.Last month Morgan Staley advised that it had sold another part of the group, Investa Property Trust, to the China Investment Corporation, which lobbed a $2.5 billion bid for the portfolio of office towers. Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) belongs to Financial sector. Its net profit margin is 9.70% and weekly performance is -0.94%. On last trading day company shares ended up $38.93. Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) distance from 50-day simple moving average (SMA50) is -0.49%.

Idera Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:IDRA), reported its financial and operational results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2015. Net loss applicable to common stockholders for the three months ended June 30, 2015 was $12.7 million, or $0.11 per diluted share, compared to a net loss applicable to common stockholders of $8.4 million, or $0.10 per diluted share, for the same period in 2014. For the six month period ended June 30, 2015, the Company’s net loss applicable to common stockholders was $25.2 million, or $0.23 per diluted share, compared to a net loss applicable to common stockholders of $17.6 million, or $0.22 per diluted share, for the same period in 2014. The company recognized nominal revenue in the second quarter and six month periods of 2015 and 2014.Idera Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:IDRA) shares decreased -8.13% in last trading session and ended the day at $3.05. Its return on assets is -56.90%. Idera Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:IDRA) quarterly performance is 10.91%.

comScore, Inc. (NASDAQ:SCOR) announced financial results for the second quarter 2015. Due to the high variability and difficulty in predicting certain items that affect GAAP net income, such as tax rates and stock price, comScore is unable to provide a complete reconciliation of adjusted EBITDA to net income (loss) on a forward-looking basis without unreasonable efforts. However, a reconciliation of forward-looking adjusted EBITDA to GAAP income (loss) before income taxes is set forth in the attachment to this press release. On 06 August, comScore, Inc. (NASDAQ:SCOR) shares decreased -2.01% and was closed at $60.52. SCOR EPS growth in last 5 year was -33.40%. comScore, Inc. (NASDAQ:SCOR) year to date (YTD) performance is 30.35%.

MB Financial Inc. (NASDAQ:MBFI) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 29, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.5 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 17, 2015. Shareholders who purchased MBFIP prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that MBFIP has paid the same dividend.MB Financial Inc. (NASDAQ:MBFI) ended the last trading day at $33.99. Company weekly volatility is calculated as 1.73% and price to cash ratio as 3.58. MB Financial Inc. (NASDAQ:MBFI) showed a weekly performance of 0.03%.

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