Thursday’s Hot List: Vodafone Group (NASDAQ:VOD), Broadcom (NASDAQ:BRCM), United Community Banks, Inc. (NASDAQ:UCBI), EXCO Resources Inc. (NYSE:XCO), Ltd. (NASDAQ:WIX)

Vodafone Group Plc (ADR) (NASDAQ:VOD) announced its interim management statement for the first quarter ended Jun 30, 2014, on Jul 25.As the company witnessed a revenue decline, its share price went down by 22 cents and closed at $34.16 in the last trading session. Vodafone Group Plc (ADR) (NASDAQ:VOD)’s stock on 30 July traded at beginning with a price of $34.30and when day-trade ended the stock finally decreased -0.32% to end at $34.35. Vodafone Group Plc (ADR) (NASDAQ:VOD)’s showed weekly performance of 2.26%.

Broadcom Corp. (NASDAQ:BRCM) elected to redeem its entire outstanding $400,000,000 aggregate principal amount of 2.375% Senior Notes due 2015 (the “Notes”), such redemption to take place on August 29, 2014 (the “Redemption Date”). In accordance with the indenture governing the notes, on July 30, 2014, Broadcom Corporation mailed a notice of redemption by first-class mail to each holder of the Notes. The Notes will be redeemed at a redemption price equal to a make-whole amount, which will be calculated prior to the redemption date as further set forth in the indenture governing the Notes, plus accrued and unpaid interest on the principal amount of the Notes being redeemed to, but excluding, the Redemption Date. Broadcom Corp. (NASDAQ:BRCM) on Wednesday closed at $37.87. Stock institutional ownership is 84.00% while insider ownership includes 1.00%. Broadcom Corp. (NASDAQ:BRCM) distance from 50-day simple moving average (SMA50) is 3.75%.

On July 24, 2014, United Community Banks, Inc. (NASDAQ:UCBI) issued a news release announcing its financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2014 (the “News Release”). The News Release, including financial schedules, is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and is incorporated herein by reference. United Community Banks, Inc. (NASDAQ:UCBI)’s shares on Wednesday traded in the range of 16.55 – 16.90and ended up on $16.81. United Community Banks, Inc. (NASDAQ:UCBI) distance from 200-day simple moving average (SMA200) is -1.04%. UCBI’s sales growth for past 5 years was -12.00% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 21.50%.

EXCO Resources Inc. (NYSE:XCO) shares are down -7.4% to $4.58 on Wednesday following the release of the company’s second quarter earnings results. EXCO Resources Inc. (NYSE:XCO)’s stock on 30 July decreased -7.27% to the closing price of $4.59. Its fifty two weeks range is $4.53 – 8.9021. The total market capitalization recorded $1.197B. EXCO Resources Inc. (NYSE:XCO) monthly performance is -22.07%. Ltd. (NASDAQ:WIX) a leading global web development platform, announced the launch of a code-free Etsy app, empowering users to easily integrate their Etsy shops into their Wix websites. Ltd. (NASDAQ:WIX) on Wednesday closed at $17.47. Stock institutional ownership is 65.70%. Ltd. (NASDAQ:WIX) distance from 50-day simple moving average (SMA50) is -3.01%.