Published On: Tue, Jun 23rd, 2015

Current Trade Stocks Roundup: Norfolk Southern (NYSE:NSC), CMS Energy (NYSE:CMS), T-Mobile US (NYSE:TMUS), Orexigen Therapeutics, (NASDAQ:OREX)

During Monday’s current trade, Norfolk Southern Corp. (NYSE:NSC)’s shares incline 0.95% to $93.20.

Norfolk Southern (NSC) in a ceremony at Washington, D.C.’s Union Station unveiled its latest commemorative locomotive, vibrant SD60E honoring emergency first responders. The locomotive – with insignia recognizing police, fire, and emergency services – will enter general revenue service on Norfolk Southern’s 22-state network.

he red, white, and gold locomotive – its paint scheme designed by NS’ Visual Communications team and painted at the company’s Juniata Locomotive Shop in Altoona, Pa. – features the Maltese Cross of fire services, the Emergency Medical Services’ “Star of Life,” and the Police shield. It also features the logo for Transportation Community Awareness and Emergency Response (TRANSCAER), a national outreach organization dedicated to providing education and resources to assist raise the level of emergency preparedness for the unlikely event of a rail incident. The locomotive sports “9-1-1,” the phone number to request emergency assistance, in addition to the Norfolk Southern OAR shield.

Norfolk Southern Corporation, together with its auxiliaries, engages in the rail transportation of raw materials, intermediate products, and finished goods. As of December 31, 2014, it operated about 20,000 miles of road in 22 states and the District of Columbia. The company also operates planned passenger trains; transports overseas freight through various Atlantic and Gulf Coast ports; and provides logistics services. In addition, it provides bimodal truckload transportation services primarily utilizing RoadRailer trailers, a hybrid technology that facilitates over-the-road and on-the-rail transportation in the eastern United States, in addition to in Ontario and Quebec through a network of terminals.

CMS Energy Corporation (NYSE:CMS)‘s shares gain 0.25% to $32.58, during the current trading session Monday’s, hitting its highest level.

CMS Energy Corp. (CMS) is supporting a scholarship program to assist individuals interested in becoming utility line workers and also honor an employee killed on the job exactly three years ago.

Jeffrey H. Creel, a Consumers Energy electric line worker from Bronson, was struck and killed June 22, 2012 by a passing vehicle while he investigated a downed power line near Jonesville. His death has resulted in an raised effort by his friends, family, Consumers Energy and other utility companies to educate the driving public about roadside worker safety, emphasizing the phrase “slow down and go around.

The scholarship program declared recently is in conjunction with Lansing Community College (LCC), Alpena Community College (ACC), the Michigan State Utility Workers Council and Consumers Energy.

Students must be actively enrolled and in good academic standing in the Utility Line Worker Program at LCC or the ACC Utility Technology Program. Candidates must have successfully accomplished all requirements and be selected for enrollment into the 10-week courses delivered at Consumers Energy’s training facility in Marshall. Details of the coursework, plan and application process are accessible on the LCC and ACC websites. Each college will select one recipient, who will receive a onetime $2,500 payment toward their educational expenses.

CMS Energy Corporation operates as an energy company primarily in Michigan, the United States. The company’s Electric Utility segment engages in the generation, purchase, distribution, and sale of electricity to residential, commercial, and various industrial customers in Michigan’s Lower Peninsula. It operates a network of coal, gas, hydroelectric, oil, and wind generation plants. This segment’s distribution system comprises 434 miles of high-voltage distribution radial lines; 4,261 miles of high-voltage distribution overhead lines; 18 miles of high-voltage distribution underground lines; 56,022 miles of electric distribution overhead lines; 10,304 miles of underground distribution lines; and substations with an aggregate transformer capacity of 24 million thousand volt-amperes.

In an afternoon trade, T-Mobile US Inc (NYSE:TMUS)‘s shares surge 0.33% to $39.29.

Bellevue’s loudest CEO, T-Mobile’s John Legere, came in at No. 14 on the list with a 93 percent approval rating. That’s a big jump for Legere, who was not on the list last year. As T-Mobile (NYSE: TMUS) faces a possible acquisition by Dish Network, Legere’s leadership will be more important for the company than ever. Many believe Legere would become the new CEO of the combined company, should the deal go through.

T-Mobile US (TMUS): A block of 4,000 Weekly 40 calls expiring July 24 were sold for $1.24 as investors took profits following a big rally in the name. TMUS fell 0.45 percent to $38.62.

T-Mobile US, Inc., together with its auxiliaries, provides mobile communications services in the United States, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. The company offers voice, messaging, and data services in the postpaid, prepaid, and wholesale markets.

Orexigen Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:OREX), during its Monday’s current trading session 1.69% gain and closed at $4.81.

Orexigen Therapeutics, Inc. (OREX) declared that administration will take part in a fireside chat talk aboution at the JMP Securities Life Sciences Conference in New York. The talk about is planned for Tuesday, June 23rd at 4 p.m. Eastern Time.

Orexigen Therapeutics, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company, focuses on the development of pharmaceutical products in the United States. The company offers Contrave for the treatment of obesity. It has a partnership agreement with Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited to develop and commercialize Contrave in Canada and Mexico. Orexigen Therapeutics, Inc. was founded in 2002 and is headquartered in La Jolla, California.

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