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Big Movers : JDS Uniphase Corporation (NASDAQ:JDSU), TriQuint Semiconductor, Inc. (NASDAQ:TQNT), Meritage Homes Corporation (NYSE:MTH), Alcatel Lucent SA (NYSE:ALU), Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE)

Big Movers : JDS Uniphase Corporation (NASDAQ:JDSU), TriQuint Semiconductor, Inc. (NASDAQ:TQNT), Meritage Homes Corporation (NYSE:MTH), Alcatel Lucent SA (NYSE:ALU), Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE)
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Charles Donlon
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October 22, 2014
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JDS Uniphase Corp (NASDAQ:JDSU) will be reporting its fiscal first quarter 2015 financial results after the markets closed on Oct. 29th, 2014. The announcement will subsequently be followed by a 5PM EST management presentation, available via webcast. During the past week, JDS Uniphase saw its value rise from its opening price during each of its trading days. JDS Uniphase Corporation (NASDAQ:JDSU) in last trading activity advanced 2.67% to close at $12.31. Company weekly performance is 5.39% while its quarterly performance stands at 2.24%. JDS Uniphase Corporation (NASDAQ:JDSU) is -25.89% away from its 52 week high. Semiconductor company TriQuint Semiconductor, Inc. (NASDAQ:TQNT) used NI's AWS Microwave Office and Visual System Simulator software tools to design an Edge/GSM power amplifier for use in a mobile handset, accurately characterising the amplifier's circuit performance at system level, and predicting adjacent channel power ratio measurements (ACPR) to minimise the effect of spectral spreading to ensure compliance. On last trading day TriQuint Semiconductor, Inc. (NASDAQ:TQNT) advanced 3.24% to close at $17.86. Its volatility for the week is 4.98% while volatility for the month is 5.12%. TQNT's sales growth for past 5 years was 9.30% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was -19.10%. TriQuint Semiconductor, Inc. (NASDAQ:TQNT) monthly performance is -6.78%. Barclays reaffirmed their overweight rating on shares of Meritage Homes Corp (NYSE:MTH) in a report released on Monday, 13 October 2014. Barclays currently has a $49.00 price objective on the stock, down from their previous price objective of $56.00. On last trading day Meritage Homes Corporation (NYSE:MTH) advanced 0.75% to close at $37.46. Its volatility for the week is 4.13% while volatility for the month is 3.28%. MTH's sales growth for past 5 years was 3.60% and its EPS growth for past 5 years was 18.40%. Meritage Homes Corporation (NYSE:MTH) monthly performance is -1.03%. Alcatel -Lucent (NYSE:ALU) is launching a new ultra-broadband G.fast solution – to become available in the first quarter of 2015 – that will extend the company’s comprehensive portfolio of very high-bandwidth fixed and wireless access technologies. Alcatel Lucent SA (ADR) (NYSE:ALU) in last trading activity increased 4.56% to close at $2.52. Company weekly performance is 1.20% while its quarterly performance stands at -32.80%. Alcatel Lucent SA (ADR) (NYSE:ALU) is -46.15% away from its 52 week high. Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) approached Actavis earlier this year to express its interest in an acquisition as the U.S. drugmaker continues to explore ways to cut its tax rate and gain a new product pipeline, people familiar with the matter have said. Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) in last trading activity moved up 1.25% to close at $28.28. Company weekly performance is -0.63% while its quarterly performance stands at -6.94%. Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) is -13.43% away from its 52 week high.

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