Whats Hot Today : Ariad Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:ARIA), Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL), MWI Veterinary Supply, Inc. (NASDAQ:MWIV), K12, Inc. (NYSE:LRN), General Motors (NYSE:GM)

On Oct 15, ARIAD Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ARIA) announced that it will report its third quarter 2014 financial results on Wednesday, November 5, 2014, before the market opens. Ariad Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:ARIA) belongs to Healthcare sector. Its weekly performance is 6.53%. On last trading day company shares ended up $5.71. Ariad Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:ARIA) distance from 50-day simple moving average (SMA50) is -0.83%.

On Oct 20, Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL)’s third-quarter earnings rose 70%,. Halliburton reported net of $1.2 billion, or $1.41 a share, compared with $706 million, or 79 cents a share, a year earlier. Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) shares increased 2.61% in last trading session and ended the day at $55.85. HAL Gross Margin is 15.60% and its return on assets is 9.90%. Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) quarterly performance is -23.75%.

MWI Veterinary Supply (NASDAQ:MWIV) Director Robert N. Rebholtz, Jr. unloaded 14,855 shares of the company’s stock on the open market in a transaction dated Monday, October 6th. The shares were sold at an average price of $147.18, for a total transaction of $2,186,358.90. On 23 October, MWI Veterinary Supply, Inc. (NASDAQ:MWIV) shares increased 0.74% and was closed at $153.80. MWIV EPS growth in last 5 year was 25.00%. MWI Veterinary Supply, Inc. (NASDAQ:MWIV) year to date (YTD) performance is -9.51%.

On Oct. 22, as part of their initiative to support National Bullying Prevention Month, K12, Inc. (NYSE:LRN) engaged Edge Research to repeat a 2013 survey that focused on suitability of online schools as an alternative for students experiencing bullying. Over 2000 parents with children currently enrolled in online schools using the K12 program completed the survey. 21% of all responding parents and 31% of parents with high school students who responded cited bullying as one of the reasons they chose online learning. K12, Inc. (NYSE:LRN) ended the last trading day at $14.99. Company weekly volatility is calculated as 2.61% and price to cash ratio as 2.94. K12, Inc. (NYSE:LRN) showed a weekly performance of 2.32%.

General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) said Thursday its GM Financial lending arm received additional investigative subpoenas in September from government officials relating to its subprime auto finance business and how it securitizes those loans, with the inquiries coming two months after the U.S. Justice Department asked for similar document. General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) belongs to Consumer Goods sector. Its net profit margin is 3.10% and weekly performance is 3.31%. On last trading day company shares ended up $30.93. General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) distance from 50-day simple moving average (SMA50) is -6.16%.