Morning Alert : Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited (NYSE:TSM), Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ), Aemetis, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMTX), Encore Capital Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ECPG), SURG

Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg. Co. Ltd. (NYSE:TSM) was downgraded by Zacks from an “outperform” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research note issued on Tuesday. Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited (NYSE:TSM) belongs to Technology sector. Its net profit margin is 31.50% and weekly performance is 0.90%. On last trading day company shares ended up $20.29. Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited (NYSE:TSM) distance from 50-day simple moving average (SMA50) is -1.18%.

Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ) has closed the sale of three solar power plants totaling 30 MW to TransCanada Corp. The 10 MW William Rutley solar plant is located in Inglesid, Ontario. The Liskeard 3 and Liskeard 4 facilities, each with 10 MW capacity, are located in the town of Temiskaming Shores, Ontario. Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ) shares increased 1.73% in last trading session and ended the day at $34.78. CSIQ Gross Margin is 17.20% and its return on assets is 1.60%. Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ) quarterly performance is 13.25%.

On Sep 30, Aemetis, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMTX) announced $19 million in EB-5 program funds have been received into escrow from foreign investors, representing more than 50% of the maximum of $36 million to be raised in the offering. A total of 47 qualified investors at $500,000 per investor have subscribed for $23.5 million in the offering. On 02 October, Aemetis, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMTX) shares fell -2.28% and was closed at $8.57. AMTX EPS growth in last 5 year was 7.30%. Aemetis, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMTX) year to date (YTD) performance is 20.70%.

Encore Capital Group (NASDAQ:ECPG) CFO Paul Grinberg unloaded 54,000 shares of the company’s stock on the open market in a transaction that occurred on Monday, September 8th. The shares were sold at an average price of $45.59, for a total value of $2,461,860.00. Encore Capital Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ECPG) ended the last trading day at $44.50. Company weekly volatility is calculated as 1.85% and price to cash ratio as 9.24. Encore Capital Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ECPG) showed a weekly performance of -0.47%.

Synergetics USA, Inc. (NASDAQ:SURG) announced that it will host a conference call on Tuesday, October 14, 2014 at 4:00 p.m. Central Time (5:00 p.m. Eastern) to review the Company’s results for the fiscal fourth quarter and fiscal year ended July 31, 2014. A news release announcing the fourth quarter and fiscal year results will be issued on Tuesday, October 14, 2014, after market close. Synergetics USA, Inc. (NASDAQ:SURG) shares fell -1.75% in last trading session and ended the day at $3.37. SURG Gross Margin is 55.60% and its return on assets is 3.60%. Synergetics USA, Inc. (NASDAQ:SURG) quarterly performance is 10.86%.