Billionaire investor Mark Cuban said he is buying Netflix Inc (NASDAQ:NFLX) shares as he considers the video streaming company to be an acquisition target. “I’m buying NFLX stock … Someone will try to buy them,” Cuban tweeted. Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) in last trading activity fell -1.27% to close at $357.09. Company weekly performance is -21.01% while its quarterly performance stands at -20.99%. Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) is -27.02% away from its 52 week high.
While Seattle’s Dendreon Corp. (NASDAQ:DNDN) started on a downward spiral last year in part due to a $90,000 price tag for its prostate cancer drug Provenge, the former CEO isn’t out of the biotech game quite yet. The news organization Xconomy talked with Mitch Gold this week
about how to develop lower-cost genome sequencing and his continuing exploration into the booming world of biotech startups for cancer immunotherapy. On last trading day Dendreon Corp. (NASDAQ:DNDN) moved up 3.64% to close at $1.14. Its volatility for the week is 12.39% while volatility for the month is 9.13%. DNDN’s sales growth for past 5 years was 390.40% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -19.80%. Dendreon Corp. (NASDAQ:DNDN) monthly performance is -19.72%.
NetSol Technologies (NASDAQ:NTWK) last announced its earnings results on Friday, September 12th. The company reported ($0.79) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the analysts’ consensus estimate of ($0.09) by $0.70. The company had revenue of $9.50 million for the quarter. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $0.35 earnings per share. NetSol Technologies’s revenue was down 36.7% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, analysts predict that NetSol Technologies will post $-1.02 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. On last trading day NetSol Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTWK) fell -1.29% to close at $3.05. Its volatility for the week is 6.28% while volatility for the month is 5.33%. NTWK’s sales growth for past 5 years was 6.60% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 14.60%. NetSol Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTWK) monthly performance is -8.13%.
Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT) unveiled that the Group Presidents Stu Levenick, 61, and Steve Wunning, 63, have selected to make retirement. Levenick is a Caterpillar group president with accountability for consumer & seller sustain. Wunning is group president with duty for Resource Industries. Both retirements will be effective in early 2015. Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT) has 0.20% insider ownership while its institutional ownership stands at 68.00%. In last trading activity company’s stock closed at $95.05.
Spartan ERV (Emergency Response Vehicles), a business unit of Spartan Motors, Inc. (NASDAQ:SPAR), announced it has been awarded by the Sao Paulo (Brazil) Fire Department an order for 20 units. On Friday shares of Spartan Motors Inc. (NASDAQ:SPAR) closed at $4.85. Company’s sales growth for last 5 years was -10.50% and EPS growth for next 5 years is recorded as 10.00%.