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Services Sector Gainers: Wayside Technology Group (NASDAQ:WSTG), TriNet Group (NYSE:TNET), Hill International (NYSE:HIL), Pinnacle Entertainment (NYSE:PNK)

TriNet Group, Inc. (NYSE: TNET), a leading cloud-based provider of HR services, today announced that it will release financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014 after U.S. market hours... More 

Why Insider Bought These Stocks: Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores (NASDAQ:SHOS), CONN’S (NASDAQ:CONN), Aircastle Limited (NYSE:AYR), Ameresco (NYSE:AMRC)

Eddie Lampert has purchased a total of 173,574 new shares of a stock he already holds, Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores Inc (NASDAQ:SHOS). The three transactions took place over April 15, 16 and 17, at... More 

Basic Material Volatile Stocks: BioFuel Energy Corp. (NASDAQ:BIOF), Triangle Petroleum Corporation (NYSEMKT:TPLM), QR Energy (NYSE:QRE), FX Energy (NASDAQ:FXEN)

BioFuel Energy Corp. (NASDAQ:BIOF) stock is spiking on heavier-than-normal volume on Thursday. BioFuel Energy Corp. (NASDAQ:BIOF)’s stock on April 17, 2014 reported an increase of 27.39% to the closing... More 

Gainers in Basic Material: Hyperdynamics Corporation (NYSE:HDY), Fieldpoint Petroleum (NYSEMKT:FPP), Magellan Petroleum Corporation (NASDAQ:MPET), Almaden Minerals (NYSEMKT:AAU)

On April 11, 2014, The Rosen Law Firm reminds all purchasers of the securities of Hyperdynamics Corporation (NYSE:HDY) between November 8, 2012 and March 11, 2014, of the important May 12, 2014 lead plaintiff... More 

Healthcare unusual Volume: Evogene Ltd. (NYSE:EVGN), AdCare Health Systems (NYSEMKT:ADK), Heska Corp (NASDAQ:HSKA), Centene Corp (NYSE:CNC)

Evogene Ltd. (NYSE:EVGN), a leading plant genomics company specializing in enhancing crop productivity for the food, feed and biofuel industries, announced today that it will release its financial results... More 

Healthcare Watch List: Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE), Gilead Sciences (NASDAQ:GILD), UnitedHealth Group Inc. (NYSE:UNH), Merck & Co. (NYSE:MRK)

Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE), the world’s biggest drugmaker, held informal, now-discontinued talks with AstraZeneca Plc about possibly buying the London-based maker of asthma and heart drugs, according to... More 

Notable Stocks In News: Platform Specialty Products (NYSE:PAH), Chemtura (NYSE:CHMT), Snap-on Incorporated (NYSE:SNA), McDermott International (NYSE:MDR)

Platform Specialty Products Corp (NYSE:PAH), a global specialty chemicals company, announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Chemtura AgroSolutions, a leading and fast-growing... More 

Stocks To Watch: Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAT), Western Refining, Inc. (NYSE:WNR), Orbital Sciences Corp (NYSE:ORB)

Toymaker Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAT) posted its first loss in five years as sales of the iconic doll brand tumbled sharply. Mattel reported a net loss of $11 million. Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAT)’s stock... More 

Traders’ Alert: Trina Solar Limited (NYSE:TSL), Baxter International (NYSE:BAX), First Horizon National Corporation (NYSE:FHN), DSW Inc. (NYSE:DSW)

Trina Solar Limited (ADR) (NYSE:TSL), which last month sold its first utility-scale power plant in China, connected two photovoltaic projects to the U.K. grid with 23.8 megawatts of capacity. Construction... More 

Hot Stocks: Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB), Antares Pharma Inc (NASDAQ:ATRS), National Penn Bancshares(NASDAQ:NPBC), Taiwan Semiconductor (NYSE:TSM)

makes it more social. Specifically, the app’s 1.1 update now allows users to comment on posts using photos, as well as added birthday and event notifications and tacked on an unread-message counter... More