News In Considerations: Google Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG), Great Basin Scientific, Inc. (NASDAQ:GBSN), GTT Communications, Inc. (NYSE:GTT)


Google Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) reported that it has started testing its self-driving cars in Austin, Texas, enlarging efforts to gather information on how the prototypes interact by means of traffic, road conditions and people, according to company early Tuesday. Google has been testing self-driving prototypes since 2009, mostly around its Silicon Valley headquarters in Mountain View, California. Google is sending a second specially equipped Lexus RX450h prototype this week to Austin. Last month, the company began testing tiny, bubble-shaped self-driving prototype vehicles of its own design on public roads around Mountain View. On the other consideration, Google Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) begun last trade with a price of $521.05 and throughout the trading session climbed at $522.73. The day-trade ended with a gain of 0.41% to finish at $525.02.

Great Basin Scientific, Inc. (NASDAQ:GBSN) released that its Group B Streptococcus test-which received FDA clearance in April-is now available to hospitals and laboratories in the U.S. Two laboratories have by now converted their Group B Strep testing to Great Basin’s molecular test, and as of July 7, more than 40 sites are in active evaluation or scheduled to evaluate the sample-to-result test for GBS. Further, Co announced its customers evaluating the test are forecasting usage of the GBS test at volumes 50% greater than their usage of the Co’s C. diff test. Shares of Great Basin Scientific, Inc. (NASDAQ:GBSN) opened at $3.15 with 6.45 million outstanding shares and hit to its highest price of $3.20 during the day and finally closed at $2.70 by scoring -5.59%. In the whole session, it traded on volume of 107355 shares, which turned higher than its average volume.

GTT Communications, Inc. (NYSE:GTT) and Saudi Telecom Company jointly reported that GT’s selection to give 100-Gigabit IP Transit connectivity services in the Middle East Sequans Communications (SQNS) released an alliances with Gemalto to integrate Sequans’ Streamlite LTE chipset platforms into a family of wireless communication modules for the M2M and Internet of Things markets. The first of the new Sequans-powered Gemalto modules is expected to certify and ship in the second half of 2015, targeting US markets with other markets to follow. GTT Communications, Inc. (NYSE:GTT) stock hit highest price at $24.17, beginning with a price of $24.09 to finish at 24.21 by a decrease of -1.78% with a day range of $23.78-$24.17. The total market capitalization remained 839.36 Million, total volume of 142301 shares held in the session was surprisingly higher than its average volume of 124.77 shares.

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