Trending Stocks: Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG), Himax Technologies (NASDAQ:HIMX), International Business Machines (NYSE:IBM), Palo Alto Networks (NYSE:PANW)

Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) announced a new partnership with eyewear manufacturer Luxottica (NYSE: LUX) on the company’sGoogle+ account Monday night. Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) stock performance was -2.12% in last session and finished the day at $1,157.93. Traded volume was 640.00million shares in the last session and the average volume of the stock remained 2.19million shares. The beta of the stock remained 1.09. Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) insider ownership is 0.19%.

Himax Technologies Inc. (ADR) (NASDAQ:HIMX) saw some unusual options trading activity on Monday. Stock traders bought 6,689 put options on the stock,Stock Ratings reports. This is an increase of approximately 303% compared to the typical daily volume of 1,658 put options. Himax Technologies, Inc. (ADR) (NASDAQ:HIMX) dropped -4.77 percent to $13.38 Monday on volume of 12,825.00million shares. The intra-day range of the stock was $12.85 to $14.14. Himax Technologies, Inc. (ADR) (NASDAQ:HIMX) has a market capitalization of $2.27million.

International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE:IBM) announced that it has been selected by BP (BP) to integrate and manage the company’s business applications globally, as well as provide enhanced service desk support for 60,000 employees and 80,000 devices in the Americas and Europe. International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE:IBM)’s stock on Mar 24, 2014 reported a increase of -0.85% to the closing price of $188.25. Its fifty two weeks range is $172.19 -$214.89. The total market capitalization recorded $196.03billion. The overall volume in the last trading session was 600.00million shares. In its share capital, IBM has 1.07billion outstanding shares.

Palo Alto Networks Inc (NYSE:PANW) has acquired Israeli cyber security firm Cyvera for $200 million. Cyvera will bolster Palo Alto Networks’ enterprise security platform by adding real-time malware prevention software that has a goal of protecting the endpoint. The transaction is expected to close in the second half of fiscal 2014. On Monday, shares of Palo Alto Networks Inc (NYSE:PANW) dropped -4.48% to close the day at $73.13. Company return on investment (ROI) is -10.70% and its monthly performance is recorded as -0.67%. Palo Alto Networks Inc (NYSE:PANW) quarterly revenue growth is 30.96%.