Stocks to Keep Your Eyes on: Himax Technologies, Inc. (ADR)(NASDAQ:HIMX), Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX)

On Wednesday, Shares of Himax Technologies, Inc. (ADR)(NASDAQ:HIMX), subtract -2.23% and closed at $7.46 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $7.26 and $7.66. Himax Technologies, Inc. (HIMX) (“Himax” or “Company”), a leading supplier and fabless manufacturer of display drivers and other semiconductor products, will hold a conference call with shareholders and analysts on Thursday, November 10th at 8:00 a.m. US Eastern Standard Time and 9:00 p.m. Taiwan Time to discuss the Company’s third quarter 2016 financial results.

Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX), jumped 1.83% and closed at $55.18 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $52.78 and $55.24. The company’s Market capitalization is $19.85 Billion with the total Outstanding Shares of 361.70 million.         The Paychex | IHS Small Business Jobs Index declined in October, down 0.11 percent from the previous month to 100.41. September and October marked the first successive declines in 2016, as the national index is down 0.27 percent for the quarter. Despite this, the national index remains 0.06 percent above last year. The South Atlantic and East South Central lead regions with the fastest and strongest job growth. Washington continues as the top-ranked state index, up 1.50 percent from last year. Texas fell eight spots in October and now ranks 18th among states, with its index below 100 for the first time since 2010. Seattle maintains its large lead among metro areas with an index of 104.68, with Atlanta a strong second at 102.81. Though it remains well above 100 and third among industries, small business employment growth in Construction fell in October for the fourth successive month.

“The Paychex | IHS Small Business Jobs Index remains 0.06 percent above the level of growth from a year ago, though the national index has declined to its lowest point of 2016,” said James Diffley, chief regional economist at IHS Markit.

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