Shares of fuel cell systems developer Plug Power Inc. (NASDAQ:PLUG) are climbing after research firm Roth Capital said it was more confident that the company could meet its revenue guidance. WHAT’S NEW: After meeting with Plug Power’s CEO, Roth Capital analyst Matt Koranda wrote that he is more confident that the company can meet its 2014 revenue guidance. Koranda is also more confident that the company can meet its 2014 bookings target. Plug Power appears to be looking to deploy its products at four locations during the current quarter, leaving it well-positioned to ship more units than expected, the analyst explained. An increase in the company’s shipments will also raise its product gross margins, added Koranda. On last trading day Plug Power Inc. (NASDAQ:PLUG) share price ended up at $5.03 with day range of $4.56 – $5.05. Its Gross Margin is -44.40%. Plug Power Inc. (NASDAQ:PLUG) is -57.08% away from its 52 week high.
On 26 June UniPixel Inc. (NASDAQ:UNXL) saw a big move last session, as the company’s shares fell by more than 9% on the day. The move came on pretty good volume too with far more shares changing hands than in a normal session. This reverses the recent trend for UNXL, as the stock is now up more than 29% in the past one-month time frame. UNXL currently has a Zacks Rank #4 (Sell) while its Earnings ESP is 0.0%. On Friday shares of UniPixel Inc. (NASDAQ:UNXL) opened at $7.52 and closed at $8.00. This Year Company’s Earnings per Share (EPS) growth is -18.90% and next year’s estimated EPS growth is -0.74. Beta of UniPixel Inc. (NASDAQ:UNXL) is -1.81.
TheStreet Ratings team rates Neonode, Inc. (NASDAQ:NEON) as a Sell with ratings score of D. TheStreet Ratings Team has this to say about their recommendation: “We rate NEONODE INC (NEON) a SELL. This is driven by several weaknesses, which we believe should have a greater impact than any strength, and could make it more difficult for investors to achieve positive results compared to most of the stocks we cover. The company’s weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity, weak operating cash flow and generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself.” Neonode, Inc. (NASDAQ:NEON) traded 473,600 shares and its share price increased 5.21% to the closing price of $3.23. Company market capitalization is 122.60M and has 0.60% insider ownership. Neonode, Inc. (NASDAQ:NEON) quarterly performance is -43.23% while its year to date (YTD) performance is -48.89%.
Vicor Corp (NASDAQ:VICR) released instructions for its quarterly investor conference call, which will be held on Tuesday, July 22, 2014, beginning promptly at 5:00 p.m. (Eastern). Patrizio Vinciarelli, Chief Executive Officer, and James A. Simms, Chief Financial Officer, will discuss Vicor’s financial performance for the three and six months ended June 30, 2014, and respond to listener questions. Vicor Corp (NASDAQ:VICR) ended up 4.15%higher to close at $7.78on last trading day while trading in the range of $7.20 – $7.79. Its return on assets (ROA) is -14.00% while return on investment (ROI) is -16.80%.