News Buzz : Corning Inc. (NYSE:GLW), Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (NYSE:BR), NICE Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ:NICE), Alico Inc. (NASDAQ:ALCO), Sasol Ltd. (NYSE:SSL)

On SEP 1, Corning Inc (NYSE:GLW) EVP Clark S. Kinlin sold 19,137 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, August 27th. The stock was sold at an average price of $20.57, for a total value of $393,648.09. Following the transaction, the executive vice president now directly owns 49,431 shares in the company, valued at approximately $1,016,796. Corning Inc. (NYSE:GLW) belongs to Technology sector. Its net profit margin is 14.30% and weekly performance is 3.50%. On last trading day company shares ended up $21.29. Corning Inc. (NYSE:GLW) distance from 50-day simple moving average (SMA50) is 1.45%.

Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc (NYSE:BR), a leading provider of technology-driven solutions for financial firms and corporate issuers globally, and BI-SAM, a leading provider of performance measurement and attribution solutions for the global asset management industry, today announced the launch of Broadridge Investment Management Solutions (IMS) Performance Reporting, exclusively designed for institutional asset managers. Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (NYSE:BR) shares advanced 0.26% in last trading session and ended the day at $43.17. BR Gross Margin is 31.10% and its return on assets is 12.90%. Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (NYSE:BR) quarterly performance is 4.33%.

NICE Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ:NICE) on Sep 2 announced that it is the recipient of a 2014 Speech Technology Excellence Award, presented by TMC CUSTOMER magazine, for its NICE Interaction Analytics solution. On 05 September, NICE Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ:NICE) shares decreased -0.96% and was closed at $39.00. NICE EPS growth in last 5 year was 6.80%. NICE Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ:NICE) year to date (YTD) performance is -3.61%.

Alico, Inc (NASDAQ:ALCO), an American agribusiness and land management company, on Aug 11 announced financial results for the third quarter and nine months ended June 30, 2014. Net income applicable to common stock for the third quarter of fiscal 2014 was $1.1 million, or $0.15 per basic and diluted share, compared to net income of $4.1 million, or $0.55 per diluted share in the third quarter of fiscal 2013. Alico Inc. (NASDAQ:ALCO) ended the last trading day at $38.52. Company weekly volatility is calculated as 2.02%and price to cash ratio as 11.57. Alico Inc. (NASDAQ:ALCO) showed a weekly performance of -0.16%.

Sasol Ltd. (NYSE:SSL), the world’s biggest coal-to-liquid fuel producer, said profit climbed 13 percent after synthetic-fuels output advanced and the rand weakened. Net income rose to 29.6 billion rand ($2.75 billion) in the 12 months through June, from 26.3 billion rand a year earlier, the Johannesburg-based company said in a statement today. Sasol Ltd. (NYSE:SSL) shares advanced 0.71% in last trading session and ended the day on $59.73. SSL Gross Margin is 64.60% and its return on assets is 26.00%. Sasol Ltd. (NYSE:SSL) quarterly performance is 4.35%.