FB Nasdaq FB Facebook

Mid Cap Unusual Volume: Littelfuse (NASDAQ:LFUS), Portugal Telecom (NYSE:PT), Family Dollar Stores (NYSE:FDO), Investors Bancorp (NASDAQ:ISBC)

Littelfuse Inc. (NASDAQ:LFUS) issued an update on its first quarter earnings guidance on Thursday morning. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $1.13-1.16 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $1.07, StockRatingsNetwork.com reports. Littelfuse, Inc. (NASDAQ:LFUS) stock performance was 3.16% in last session and finished the day at $98.13. Traded volume was 358,500 million shares in the last session and the average volume of the stock remained 99.84 million shares. The beta of the stock remained 1.53. Littelfuse, Inc. (NASDAQ:LFUS) insider ownership is 1.40%.

Portugal Telecom, SGPS (ADR) (NYSE:PT) and Oi SA (NYSE:OIBR) had announced a merger in February this year. Portugal Telecom is a telecommunication major in Portugal .The company also has operations in Brazil and Africa .Oi SA on the other hand is a Brazil based company providing telecom services in Brazil as well as in foreign market. Portugal Telecom, SGPS (ADR) (NYSE:PT) Closed at $4.59 yesterday on volume of 234.60 million shares. The intra-day range of the stock was $4.53 to $4.63. Portugal Telecom, SGPS (ADR) (NYSE:PT) has a market capitalization of $3.92 billion.

Family Dollar Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FDO) reported that for the second quarter of fiscal 2014 ended March 1, 2014, net sales were $2.7 billion as compared to $2.9 billion in the second quarter of fiscal 2013 ended March 2, 2013. Earnings per diluted share in the second quarter of fiscal 2014 were $0.80 as compared to $1.21 in the second quarter of fiscal 2013. Family Dollar Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FDO)’s stock on April 10, 2014 reported a decrease of -3.22% to the closing price of $57.17. Its fifty two weeks range is $56.82 -$75.29. The total market capitalization recorded $6.50 billion. The overall volume in the last trading session was 6,942,300 million shares. In its share capital, Family Dollar Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FDO) has 113.76 million outstanding shares.

Investors Bancorp, Inc (NASDAQ:ISBC) announced that it will report earnings for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014, on Thursday, April 17, 2014 at approximately 4:00 p.m. Eastern Time (ET). On Thursday, shares of Investors Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISBC) dropped -2.49% to close the day at $26.25. Company return on investment (ROI) is 6.80% and its monthly performance is recorded as -2.92%. Investors Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISBC) quarterly revenue growth is 2.58%.