QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM) declared that its subsidiary, Qualcomm Atheros, Inc., is showing great performance Wi-Fi connectivity in consumers’ hands and homes with the only end to end ecosystem of 802.11ac 2.0 solutions with multi-user multi-input/multi-output (MU-MIMO). Most important home networking manufacturers such as AVM are initiating products based on Qualcomm VIVE 802.11ac chipsets with Qualcomm MU | EFX MU-MIMO technology, which Qualcomm Atheros sets up prior this year to wisely enhance Wi-Fi presentation for the increasing number of linked devices on home, business and public networks. Mobile device manufacturers are also arranging smartphones and tablets to take benefit of these enhance features to accomplish up to three times faster 11ac Wi-Fi. QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM) in last trading activity advanced 1.13% to close at $75.14. Company weekly performance is 5.62% while its quarterly performance stands at -0.71%. QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM) is -7.82% away from its 52 week high.
Canadian drugmaker Tekmira Pharmaceutical this week announced it had begun limited manufacturing of the drug, which will be available by December. On last trading day Tekmira Pharmaceuticals Corp. (NASDAQ:TKMR) advanced 2.85% to close at $19.82. Its volatility for the week is 9.55% while volatility for the month is 9.87%. Tekmira Pharmaceuticals Corp. (NASDAQ:TKMR) monthly performance is -13.86%.
Family Dollar Stores Inc. (NYSE:FDO) announced Tuesday that it has “certified substantial compliance” with the Federal Trade Commission’s request for information tied to its $8.5 billion merger with Dollar Tree Inc. On last trading day Dollar Tree, Inc. (NASDAQ:DLTR) advanced 1.65% to close at $58.51. Its volatility for the week is 2.08% while volatility for the month is 1.90%. DLTR’s sales growth for past 5 years was 11.00% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 26.50%. Dollar Tree, Inc. (NASDAQ:DLTR) monthly performance is 4.20%.
Pay-TV subscriptions have flatlined at about 101 million, according to data from research firm SNL Kagan. The number of high-speed Internet subscribers rose about 1 percent during the same period to 90.1 million. By comparison, pay-TV nemesis Netflix Inc. has about 37.2 million U.S. subscribers and expects to add 1.85 million during the final months of this year. Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) has 0.20% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 91.30%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $383.04.
Emerald Oil Inc (NYSEMKT:EOX) saw its share price go down by nearly 11.6% during trading on 17th October. The drop came a day after the firm announced that it would be making public its 3Q14 operation results on 3rd November after market close. The stock has been exhibiting volatility over the past few session of trading. In the past five days of trading it has shed nearly 19% of its market value driven by the increasing softness in the price of crude oil globally. On Thursday shares of Emerald Oil, Inc. (NYSEMKT:EOX) closed at $3.42. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was 27.00% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 40.00%.