Investor’s Alert: Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB), Micron Technology (NASDAQ:MU), American Realty Capital Properties (NASDAQ:ARCP), Syngenta (NYSE:SYT)

There was social network Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ:FB), which flopped initially, online gaming company Zynga Inc.ZNGA +0.64% , which flopped almost immediately, and social network Twitter Inc.TWTR -0.30% , a company for which the jury is still out (and leaning toward a guilty verdict considering it’s trading at half its 52-week high and below its offering price). Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) stock performance was 1.35% in last session and finished the day at … Continue reading Investor’s Alert: Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB), Micron Technology (NASDAQ:MU), American Realty Capital Properties (NASDAQ:ARCP), Syngenta (NYSE:SYT)

Notable Movers: Layne Christensen Company (NASDAQ:LAYN), HSBC Holdings (NYSE:HSBC), Barclays (NYSE:BCS), Bank of America Corp (NYSE:BAC), Citigroup Inc (NYSE:C)

Layne Christensen Company (NASDAQ:LAYN) was down 12.75% after reporting a Q1 net loss of $27.7 million, or $1.41 per share, compared with a prior-year net loss of $23.8 million, or $1.22 per share. The prior-year results included a $0.02 gain from discontinued operations. Analysts polled by Capital IQ were looking for a loss of $0.35 per share. Total revenue slid 16% to $191.2 million, missing … Continue reading Notable Movers: Layne Christensen Company (NASDAQ:LAYN), HSBC Holdings (NYSE:HSBC), Barclays (NYSE:BCS), Bank of America Corp (NYSE:BAC), Citigroup Inc (NYSE:C)

Basic Material Active Runners: Petroleo Brasileiro Petrobras (NYSE:PBR), Alcoa Inc (NYSE:AA), Vale SA (NYSE:VALE), Yamana Gold (NYSE:AUY), Walter Energy (NYSE:WLT)

In company news, American depository shares of Brazilian energy giant Petroleo Brasileiro Petrobras SA (ADR) (NYSE:PBR) were moderately higher shortly ahead of Wednesday’s closing bell, joining in a rally for shares of several Brazilian companies after new poll results indicate a tightening race for the country’s president. Petroleo Brasileiro Petrobras SA (ADR) (NYSE:PBR) stock performance was 2.52% in last session and finished the day at … Continue reading Basic Material Active Runners: Petroleo Brasileiro Petrobras (NYSE:PBR), Alcoa Inc (NYSE:AA), Vale SA (NYSE:VALE), Yamana Gold (NYSE:AUY), Walter Energy (NYSE:WLT)

Mid Cap Insider Buying: Noble Corp. (NYSE:NE), WPX Energy (NYSE:WPX), DSW (NYSE:DSW), Opko Health (NYSE:OPK), Seattle Genetics (NASDAQ:SGEN)

Noble Co. (NYSE:NE) CEO David W. Williams bought 10,000 shares of the stock on the open market in a transaction that occurred on Friday, June 6th. The stock was purchased at an average price of $31.03 per share, with a total value of $310,300.00. Following the completion of the purchase, the chief executive officer now directly owns 390,282 shares of the company’s stock, valued at … Continue reading Mid Cap Insider Buying: Noble Corp. (NYSE:NE), WPX Energy (NYSE:WPX), DSW (NYSE:DSW), Opko Health (NYSE:OPK), Seattle Genetics (NASDAQ:SGEN)

Financial Sector Watch List: Bank of America Corp (NYSE:BAC), Regions Financial Corp (NYSE:RF), JPMorgan Chase (NYSE:JPM), KeyCorp (NYSE:KEY), Wells Fargo (NYSE:WFC)

Finally, analysts at Bank of America Corp (NYSE:BAC) reiterated a “neutral” rating on shares of PVH Corp in a research note on Friday, April 11th. They now have a $125.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $120.00. Bank of America Corp (NYSE:BAC) stock performance was 1.60% in last session and finished the day at $15.84. Traded volume was 78.65million shares in the last … Continue reading Financial Sector Watch List: Bank of America Corp (NYSE:BAC), Regions Financial Corp (NYSE:RF), JPMorgan Chase (NYSE:JPM), KeyCorp (NYSE:KEY), Wells Fargo (NYSE:WFC)

Stocks To Watch; Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC), Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NYSE:AMD), Atmel Corporation (NASDAQ:ATML), Cypress Semiconductor (NASDAQ:CY), Freescale Semiconductor (NYSE:FSL)

Tizen In-Vehicle Infotainment (IVI) 3.0Tizen IVI 3.0 wasdisplayed in a pair of automotive demonstrations featuring a Chevrolet Corvette and a Land Rover SUV. Leading up to TDC, Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) announced its Intel In-Vehicle Solutions module, which is optimized to run Tizen IVI and is being used in development with several additional automotive manufactures. Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) stock performance was 0.22% in last session and … Continue reading Stocks To Watch; Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC), Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NYSE:AMD), Atmel Corporation (NASDAQ:ATML), Cypress Semiconductor (NASDAQ:CY), Freescale Semiconductor (NYSE:FSL)