Top News: Corning Inc. (NYSE:GLW), 8×8 Inc. (NASDAQ:EGHT), Republic Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ …

Top News: Corning Inc. (NYSE:GLW), 8×8 Inc. (NASDAQ:EGHT), Republic Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ …

Levi & Korsinsky, LLP has commenced an investigation into the fairness of the sale of Alliance Fiber Optic Products, Inc. to Corning Inc. (NYSE:GLW) for $18.50 per share.

Corning Inc. (NYSE:GLW)’s stock on 08 April traded at beginning with a price of $20.79 and when day-trade ended the stock finally decreased -0.63% to end at $20.53. Corning Inc. (NYSE:GLW)’s showed weekly performance of -1.44%.

8×8 Inc. (NASDAQ:EGHT) on March 31, announced that it has been awarded four new patents related to its communications technologies that help customers seamlessly connect, communicate, and collaborate globally. The four 8×8 patents issued by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) are: United States Patent number 9,247,389 entitled “Systems, Methods, Devices and Arrangements for Emergency Call Services” was awarded on January 26, 2016. It is a continuation of U.S. patent number 8,879,540 which was awarded to the company on November 4, 2014. United States Patent number 9,294,625 entitled “Limiting Contact in a Networked Contact Center Environment” was awarded on March 22, 2016 and is a continuation of patent number8,855,291 which discusses, among other things, limiting contact to a networked contact center that is a host to multiple tenants.
Return on Investment for 8×8 Inc. (NASDAQ:EGHT) is 0.40% and on Friday its shares closed at $10.42. 8×8 Inc. (NASDAQ:EGHT) monthly performance stands at -1.88% while its year to date performance is -9.00%.

Republic Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:RBCAA) is now a proud partner of the Tampa Bay Rays Major League Baseball team. The partnership launched April 05, with the unveiling of the ‘Republic Bank Draft Room’ at Tropicana Field. Republic Bank and the Rays have worked together on creating and building a new destination area designed exclusively for season ticket holders and guests. The collaboration reflects an effort to add value to the existing season ticket holder base by providing additional benefits and an enhanced game experience.
Republic Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:RBCAA) shares increased 0.65% on last trading day to close the day at $24.85. Company price to sale ratio is 3.63 and has 2.50% insider ownership. Republic Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:RBCAA) belongs to Financial sector.

A Senate committee may start contempt proceedings against Michael Pearson, chief executive officer of Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (NYSE:VRX) for failing to appear to give testimony related to an investigation on drug pricing. “Michael Pearson was under subpoena to appear for a deposition today related to the Senate Special Committee on Aging’s drug pricing investigation, and he did not comply with that subpoena,” Senators Susan Collins and Claire McCaskill said in a statement late Friday. “It is our intent to initiate contempt proceedings against Mr. Pearson.” Collins, a Republican, is the chairwoman of the panel and McCaskill is the ranking Democrat.

On last trading day Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (NYSE:VRX) decreased -5.18% to close at $33.67. VRX is -87.24% away from its 52 week high and is moving 33.24% ahead of its 52 week low.

LinkedIn Corporation (NYSE:LNKD) announced that it will host a conference call to discuss its first quarter 2016 business results and outlook on Thursday, April 28th, 2016, at 2:00 p.m. Pacific Time, following the release of the Company’s business results. Jeff Weiner, CEO, and Steve Sordello, CFO, will host the call.

LinkedIn Corporation (NYSE:LNKD) on Friday closed at $108.44. Stock institutional ownership is 90.80% while insider ownership includes 0.40%. LinkedIn Corporation (NYSE:LNKD) distance from 50-day simple moving average (SMA50) is -13.01%.