Monsanto Study Faces Bias and 4 Stocks that Have Hit 52-Week Highs

Harris Corp. (NYSE:HRS) has received an order worth $7.2 million for the supplying of a Middle Eastern nation with Falcon III RF-7800S Secure Personal Radios and Falcon II high-frequency manpack radios. The nation will acquire the radios as a way to give security forces high-performance line-of-sight and beyond-line-of-sight tactical communications. The shares closed at $50.60, up $0.29 or 0.58% on the day. They have traded in a 52-week range of $32.68 to $50.77.

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Masimo Corp. (NASDAQ:MASI) contract has been renewed with Inova Health System, with Masimo  as its pulse oximetry standard-of-care, and the recent five-year contract now is to include Inova Loudoun Hospital. This would make Masimo pulse oximetry technologies and devices the standard-of-care for for five hospitals in the Inova Health System. The shares closed at $24.48, up $0.01 or 0.04% on the day. They have traded in a 52-week range of $17.62 to $24.54.

Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON): According to scientists in France, rats who consumed Monsanto’s genetically modified corn or who were exposed to the its pesticide received tumors, but study is being questioned because of its methods and possible biases from its researchers,reports Reuters. The shares closed at $91.16, up $2.1 or 2.36% on the day. They have traded in a 52-week range of $58.89 to $90.12.

News Corp. (NASDAQ:NWSA): Anschutz Co. stated its intention to sell its sports and entertainment unit in a sale with a possible worth of billions. Possible buyers are Liberty Media Corp. (NASDAQ:LMCA) and News Corp., reports Reuters. The shares closed at $24.88, up $0.4 or 1.63% on the day. They have traded in a 52-week range of $13.55 to $24.04.

Osi Systems (NASDAQ:OSIS) made an announcement that OSI Electronics has received orders for about $8 million for electronic sub-assemblies from a company who provides home health care solutions. The shares closed at $76.43, up $0.24 or 0.32% on the day. They have traded in a 52-week range of $31.00 to $76.29.

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