Active Stocks to Watch: Medtronic (NYSE:MDT), AT&T (NYSE:T), Dr Pepper Snapple (NYSE:DPS), Hennessy Advisors (NASDAQ:HNNA), Eaton Vance Limited (NYSEMKT:EVV)

Medtronic, Inc. (NYSE:MDT) today announced the launch of the NuVent(TM) EM Sinus Dilation System for the Fusion® ENT Navigation System, developed and manufactured by the company’s Ear Nose and Throat (ENT) division of its Surgical Technologies business. NuVent is the first and only balloon sinus dilation system with built-in electromagnetic (EM) surgical navigation technology to help the surgeon confirm anatomy and optimize balloon placement during balloon sinus surgery. Combining advanced technology with “plug and play” simplicity, surgeons can see the precise location of the NuVent instrument’s tip on the Fusion screen. Balloon sinus surgery may be used as part of the treatment of chronic sinusitis, a disease that affects nearly 29 million US adults.Medtronic, Inc. (NYSE:MDT) belongs to Healthcare sector. Its net profit margin is 18.00% and weekly performance is -1.05%. On last trading day company shares ended up $61.99. Medtronic, Inc. (NYSE:MDT) distance from 50-day simple moving average (SMA50) is -0.75%.

AT&T, Inc. (NYSE:T) on Tuesday announced plans to bring its ultra-fast “GigaPower” internet service to the City of Houston.  AT&T, Inc. (NYSE:T) shares decreased -0.99% in last trading session and ended the day at $35.11. T Gross Margin is 59.20% and its return on assets is 6.30%. AT&T, Inc. (NYSE:T) quarterly performance is 0.20%.

Dr Pepper Snapple Group (NYSE:DPS)‘s stock had its “neutral” rating reiterated by Zacks in a research note issued to investors on Monday.On 05 August, Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc. (NYSE:DPS) shares decreased -0.05% and was closed at $59.03. DPS EPS growth in last 5 year was 35.00%. Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc. (NYSE:DPS) year to date (YTD) performance is 22.98%.

Hennessy Advisors, Inc. (NASDAQ:HNNA) ended the last trading day at $16.00. Company weekly volatility is calculated as 1.58%and price to cash ratio as 23.06. Hennessy Advisors, Inc. (NASDAQ:HNNA) showed a weekly performance of 2.96%.

Eaton Vance Limited Duration Income Fund (NYSEMKT:EVV), a closed-end management investment company, today declared a monthly distribution of $0.1017 per common share.  As portfolio and market conditions change, the rate of future distributions may change.  The distribution is expected to be paid on August 18, 2014, to shareholders of record on August 11, 2014.  The ex-dividend date is August 7, 2014.  Eaton Vance Limited Duration Income Fund (NYSEMKT:EVV) shares decreased -0.80% in last trading session and ended the day on $14.96. EVV Gross Margin is 78.90% and its return on assets is 5.80%. Eaton Vance Limited Duration Income Fund (NYSEMKT:EVV) quarterly performance is -1.58%.