Stocks Buzz – Sequenom, Inc.(NASDAQ:SQNM), Hercules Offshore, Inc.(NASDAQ:HERO), PulteGroup, Inc.(NYSE:PHM), Medbox Inc(OTCMKTS:MDBX)

Submitted By on February 10, 2014 - 01:41 PM

Stamford, Connecticut – 10th Feb 2014- (Techsonian) – Sequenom, Inc. (SQNM) released that their affiliate companies (Nicox Inc. and Sequenom Laboratories) have entered into an elite agreement in the age-related macular degeneration (AMD) field. As part of this agreement, Nicox has been decided the North American promotional rights to the Sequenom Laboratories RetnaGene™ AMD laboratory-developed test, for the evaluation of a patient’s risk of AMD disease progression within 2, 5 and 10 years.

Sequenom, Inc.(NASDAQ:SQNM) opened the session at $2.06, remained amid the day range of $2.02 – $2.10, and closed the session at $2.06. The stock showed a negative performance of -0.48% in previous trading session. The stock gained a volume of 3.05 million shares and the average volume of the stock remained 2.16 million shares.

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Hercules Offshore, Inc. (HERO) recently reported a loss from ongoing operations of $100.8 million, or $0.63 per diluted share, on revenue of $235.3 million for the fourth quarter 2013, compared to income from ongoing operations of $2.4 million, or $0.01 per diluted share, on revenue of $174.7 million for the fourth quarter 2012.

Hercules Offshore, Inc.(NASDAQ:HERO) traded with volume of 6.78 million shares in the prior session and the average volume of the stock remained 3.98 million shares. The 52 week range of the stock remained $4.42 – $7.96. The stock showed a negative movement of -1.95% and closed its session at $4.53. The market capitalization of the stock remained 723.66 million.

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PulteGroup, Inc. (PHM) released that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.05 per common share payable April 2, 2014, to shareholders of record at the close of business on March 11, 2014.

PulteGroup, Inc.(NYSE:PHM) exchanged 10.03 million shares and the average volume remained 7.38 million shares. The stock dropped -1.64% and closed the session at $19.80.  The beta of the stock remained 1.69 and the EPS of the stock remained 6.72. The shares outstanding of the stock remained 381.30 million.

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Medbox Inc (MDBX) declared FINRA consent and issuance of a common stock dividend.  The 100% stock dividend issuance will have a record date of December 18th, 2013, and a pay date of February 3rd, 2014. Management clarified that the class of shares to accept the dividend is the common shares only and not the preferred class of shares held by company executives.

Medbox Inc(OTCMKTS:MDBX) gained volume of 230,798.00 shares, while the average volume remained 297,691.00 shares. The stock decreased -8.22% and finished the session Friday at $25.25. The one month of the stock was -41.62% and three month trend remained positive 32.89%.

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