BlackBerry Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY), a world leader in mobile communications, on May 21, 2014 unveiled a series of initiatives, codenamed Project Ion, to help businesses easily connect people, devices and machines, and derive value from these connections. Project Ion is a cornerstone of BlackBerry’s vision to offer end-to-end solutions for the Internet of Things. According to Forrester Research, Inc., “New smart products and the systems that connect them will eventually provide users with more personalized experiences. By collecting and combining both personal data and contextual information from the surrounding environment in real time, these products will give individuals experiences that serve them in their immediate moment of need.” BlackBerry Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY) stock performance was -0.41% in last session and finished the day at $7.28. Traded volume was 4,096,700 shares in the last session and the average volume of the stock remained 15.88M shares. The beta of the stock remained 1.23. BlackBerry Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY) insider ownership is 15.01%.
Gogo Inc (NASDAQ:GOGO), is launching an API that allows developers to create apps that are fine-tuned for users of its in-flight Wi-Fi services. Virgin Airlines is an early partner, as is location-sharing app Glympse.Gogo’s apparent goal: To build an ecosystem for its services that helps it differentiate relative to rivals such as ViaSat and (in time) AT&T.With the help of a market rally, shares are adding to the gains they saw on Monday following a UBS upgrade. Gogo Inc (NASDAQ:GOGO) rose 7.74% to $16.43 yesterday on volume of 4,115,300 shares. The intra-day range of the stock was $15.35 – 16.46. Gogo Inc (NASDAQ:GOGO) has a market capitalization of $1.40 billion.
Spartan Motors Inc (NASDAQ:SPAR)’s subsidiary Spartan Chassis, Inc. introduced on May 22, 2014 its new Passive Steer Tag Axle* for the Recreational Vehicle (RV) industry. This purpose-built Passive Steer Tag Axle produces a 7% reduction in curb-to-curb turning radius. “Spartan’s Passive Steer Tag Axle has been designed, engineered and purpose-built for motor homes in the recreational vehicle industry,” said Timothy Hamm, Vice President, Sales and Business Development of the Specialty Vehicles business unit, Spartan Chassis. Spartan Motors Inc (NASDAQ:SPAR)’s stock on May 22, 2014 reported a increase 1.86% to the closing price of $4.94. Its fifty two weeks range is $4.63 – 7.18. The total market capitalization recorded $170.27 million. The overall volume in the last trading session was 36,300 shares. In its share capital, Spartan Motors Inc (NASDAQ:SPAR) has 34.46 million outstanding shares.
3D Systems Corporation (NYSE:DDD)’s shares are higher by 8.03% to $54.86 on Thursday following the company’s announcement it will be presenting its 3D PRINITNG 2.0 capabilities at the Atlantic Design and Manufacturing show in NYC from June 10-12.The company is planning on demonstrating “its powerful 3D design-to-manufacturing products that are specifically designed for the production floor and the engineer’s desktop.” 3DS said it is inviting attendees to “try its fab-grade multi materials 3D printer, and see the output of its latest direct metal 3D printers, all capable of printing fully functional parts and assemblies.” On Thursday, shares of 3D Systems Corporation (NYSE:DDD) advanced 8.35% to close the day at $55.02. Company return on investment (ROI) is 6.40% and its monthly performance is recorded as 8.99%. 3D Systems Corporation (NYSE:DDD) quarterly revenue growth is -31.86%.