Speculation is heating up that Nokia Corporation (ADR) (NYSE:NOK) could be planning a return to manufacturing smartphones in the future, if hints dropped by CEO Rajeev Suri are anything to go by. Microsoft’s acquisition of Nokia’s Devices and Services division in April 2014 saw the latter give away its brand name and the Lumia trademark to the Redmond-based company in a limited license agreement. Nokia Corporation (ADR) (NYSE:NOK) belongs to Technology sector. Its net profit margin is 13.00% and weekly performance is -2.02%. On last trading day company shares ended up $8.23. Nokia Corporation (ADR) (NYSE:NOK) distance from 50-day simple moving average (SMA50) is -0.76%.
Yamana Gold, Inc. (NYSE:AUY) said that it lost US$1.02 billion in its latest quarter as it was hit by Chilean tax changes and a writedown related to projects in Brazil. The gold miner also slashed its quarterly dividend to 1.5 cents per share compared with its most recent payment of 3.75 cents per share. Yamana Gold, Inc. (NYSE:AUY) shares decreased -17.10% in last trading session and ended the day at $4.46. AUY Gross Margin is 45.60% and its return on assets is -4.70%. Yamana Gold, Inc. (NYSE:AUY) quarterly performance is -48.20%.
VF Corp (NYSE:VFC) CEO Eric C. Wiseman sold 225,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, October 27th. The stock was sold at an average price of $66.76, for a total transaction of $15,021,000.00. Following the completion of the sale, the chief executive officer now directly owns 543,320 shares in the company, valued at approximately $36,272,043. On 30 October, V.F. Corporation (NYSE:VFC) shares increased 0.52% and was closed at $67.27. VFC EPS growth in last 5 year was 15.00%. V.F. Corporation (NYSE:VFC) year to date (YTD) performance is 9.28%.
Greatbatch, Inc. (NYSE:GB) announced results for its third quarter ended October 3, 2014 highlighted by 23% growth in GAAP diluted EPS and 12% growth in adjusted diluted EPS. The company is raising its 2014 full year revenue and adjusted diluted earnings per share guidance range to $695 million – $705 million and $2.32 – $2.38 per share, respectively. Greatbatch, Inc. (NYSE:GB) ended the last trading day at $48.87. Company weekly volatility is calculated as 2.29% and price to cash ratio as 23.78. Greatbatch, Inc. (NYSE:GB) showed a weekly performance of 5.55%.
China’s top offshore oil and gas explorer CNOOC Ltd. (NYSE:CEO) posted roughly flat production for the third quarter as its overseas output dipped slightly due to maintenance at some fields. CNOOC Ltd. (NYSE:CEO) shares decreased -1.14% in last trading session and ended the day at $153.78. CEO Gross Margin is 58.80% and its return on assets is 20.70%. CNOOC Ltd. (NYSE:CEO) quarterly performance is -12.25%.