Weatherford International Plc (NYSE:WFT) EVP Dharmesh Mehta bought 10,000 shares of Weatherford International Plc stock on the open market in a transaction dated Friday, October 31st. The stock was purchased at an average cost of $16.00 per share, for a total transaction of $160,000.00. Following the acquisition, the executive vice president now directly owns 542,824 shares in the company, valued at approximately $8,685,184. Weatherford International plc (NYSE:WFT) belongs to Basic Materials sector. Its net profit margin is -2.50% and weekly performance is -5.24%. On last trading day company shares ended up $15.38. Weatherford International plc (NYSE:WFT) distance from 50-day simple moving average (SMA50) is -22.02%.

Planar Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:PLNR) on Nov. 5 reported financial results for the fiscal fourth quarter and year ended September 26, 2014. The company’s fourth quarter total revenue increased 17% year on year to $53.6 million compared to the fourth quarter of fiscal 2013. GAAP net income totaled $2.2 million or $0.10 per diluted share, an improvement from a GAAP net loss of $207,000 or $(0.01) in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2013. Non-GAAP net income totaled $3.1 million or $0.14 per diluted share, an improvement from non-GAAP net income of $1.0 million or $0.05 per diluted share in the same year-ago quarter. Planar Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:PLNR) shares advanced 72.70% in last trading session and ended the day at $6.39. PLNR Gross Margin is 23.60% and its return on assets is 1.60%. Planar Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:PLNR) quarterly performance is 70.86%.

Taylor Morrison Home Corporation (NYSE:TMHC) reported $0.54 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.50 by $0.04. The company had revenue of $759.00 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $754.80 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.43 earnings per share. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 19.6% on a year-over-year basis. On 06 November, Taylor Morrison Home Corporation (NYSE:TMHC) shares moved down -1.29% and was closed at $18.37. TMHC EPS growth in last 5 year was 0.00%. Taylor Morrison Home Corporation (NYSE:TMHC) year to date (YTD) performance is -18.17%.

Five Prime Therapeutics (NASDAQ:FPRX) CEO Lewis T. Williams unloaded 17,397 shares of the company’s stock on the open market in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, October 30th. The shares were sold at an average price of $13.13, for a total transaction of $228,422.61. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief executive officer now directly owns 389,106 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $5,108,962. Five Prime Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:FPRX) ended the last trading day at $14.84. Company weekly volatility is calculated as 5.17% and price to cash ratio as 2.27. Five Prime Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:FPRX) showed a weekly performance of 10.42%.

XG Technology Inc. (NASDAQ:XGTI) on Monday reported a third quarter net loss of $4.3 million, or 18 cents per share, on revenue of $150,000. In the same period a year ago, the Sarasota-based wireless telecommunications company experienced a net loss of $16 million, or $1.70 per share, though that result included a $10.1 million expense associated with a stock deal in September 2013. Revenue a year ago totaled $33,000, the company stated. The average number of shares outstanding for the quarter ended Sept. 30 was 24.2 million, compared with 9.4 million in September 2013. XG ended the quarter with $1.9 million in cash, down from $5.5 million a year ago. xG Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:XGTI) shares advanced 0.73% in last trading session and ended the day at $1.37. XGTI return on assets is -111.30%. xG Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:XGTI) quarterly performance is -33.17%.