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PPG Industries Updates Global Product Marketing Campaign - Analyst Blog

PPG Industries Inc. ( PPG ) has declared the launch of an updated global corporate marketing campaign to showcase its portfolio of sustainable, innovative and technologically advanced coatings... Read >>

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Huron Consulting to Raise $225M via Convertible Notes - Analyst Blog

Business consulting services provider  Huron Consulting Group Inc. ( HURN ) announced its plans to raise $225 million through a private offering of 5 year convertible senior notes to qualified... Read >>

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F5 Networks Widens Product Portfolio with New Big-IP Suite - Analyst Blog

F5 Networks Inc. ( FFIV ) recently unveiled the latest Synthesis of Software Defined Application Services (SDAS) for its flagship Big IP solutions. Per company "F5 Synthesis enables customers... Read >>

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Memorial Production Partners Offers 13M Common Units - Analyst Blog

Houston, TX based Memorial Production Partners L.P. ( MEMP ) has commenced a public offering of 13,000,000 common units while providing the underwriters with a 30 day option to purchase up to... Read >>

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Great Lakes Wins Dredging Contract of Freeport Channel - Analyst Blog

Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation ( GLDD ) has been awarded a dredging contract worth over $30 million to widen the entrance and jetty channels of the Freeport Ship Channel near Freeport,... Read >>

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Manulife Arm to Buy Standard Life Unit for Canada Expansion - Analyst Blog

Canada based life insurer Manulife Financial Corp. ( MFC ) announced that its unit The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company ("MLI") has entered into an agreement to acquire Standard Life... Read >>

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Accenture Wins Twin U.S. Army Contracts for $53.1M - Analyst Blog

Accenture plc ( ACN ) recently won two contracts from the U.S. Army at an aggregate value of $53.1 million. Accenture Federal Services has been chosen to support General Fund Enterprise Business... Read >>

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Alkermes Completes Enrolment for Phase II ALKS 3831 Study - Analyst Blog

Alkermes ( ALKS ) announced that it has completed enrolling patients in a phase II study (n=309) on its schizophrenia candidate ALKS 3831. ALKS 3831 is a combination of samidorphan (formerly ALKS... Read >>

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Amazon (AMZN) CFO to Retire in 2015, Successor Named - Analyst Blog

Giant online retailer Amazon.com Inc. ( AMZN ) announced that its long time chief financial officer ("CFO"), 53 year old Tom Szkutak, will retire next June. The CFO will be succeeded by... Read >>

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Amgen Seeks EU Approval for PCSK9 Inhibitor Evolocumab - Analyst Blog

Pipeline updates are highly awaited events in the pharma biotech sector as they play an important role in deciding whether or not to invest in a particular company. These updates provide... Read >>