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BHP Billiton Offers Update on Operational Metrics - Analyst Blog

Mining giant BHP Billiton Limited ( BHP ) recently reported strong performance for the first half of fiscal 2014 (ended Dec 31, 2014). The company achieved record yield in five commodities and... Read >>

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Ford (F) to Start Delivery of the 2015 Ford Mustang Globally - Analyst Blog

Ford Motor Co. ( F ) has officially launched the all new 2015 Ford Mustang for its global customers in more than 100 markets. The company will be delivering the first shipments of the Mustang to... Read >>

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Valeant's Bausch + Lomb Imaging System Cleared by FDA - Analyst Blog

Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc . ( VRX ) announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Bausch + Lomb, has received a 510(k) clearance from the FDA for its imaging system. The FDA cleared... Read >>

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Wal-Mart (WMT) to Offer Cash Tax Refunds at Stores - Analyst Blog

Wal Mart Stores Inc .( WMT ) has launched a new service called Walmart Direct2Cash, which will allow customers to pick up their tax refunds in cash at nationwide stores. Walmart Direct2Cash will... Read >>

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Realty Income (O) Increases Dividend by 3% Following EPR - Analyst Blog

Delighting its shareholders, Realty Income Corporation ( O ), a real estate investment trust (REIT), has announced a hike of 3% in its monthly dividend rate to 18.9 cents from 18.34167 cents paid... Read >>

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Google Buys a Combined Stake in SpaceX with Fidelity - Analyst Blog

As a part of its efforts to provide Internet access for the entire world through satellites, search giant Google Inc. ( GOOGL ) together with Fidelity Investments has invested $1 billion in Space... Read >>

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Starboard Insists Staples Merge with Office Depot - Analyst Blog

Activist hedge fund Starboard Value LP, in an official letter to Staples, Inc. ( SPLS ), has urged management to consider a strategic merger with rival Office Depot, Inc. ( ODP ) to ensure higher... Read >>

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Cigna (CI) Signs Multiple Collaborative Care Agreements - Analyst Blog

Cigna Corp. ( CI ) has signed a host of collaborative care deals in a single trading session. This move by the company comes with the common motive of improving patient access to health care,... Read >>

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Marriott's Solid 2015 Growth to Create Jobs, Boost Economy - Analyst Blog

Marriott International, Inc. ( MAR ) expects its collection of hotels operational or in the pipeline to exceed 1 million rooms by 2015 end. Further, the hotels in the pipeline, once unveiled, will... Read >>

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Alnylam to Raise $450 Million Through Issuance of Shares - Analyst Blog

Alnylam Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ( ALNY ) announced the pricing of its underwritten public offering of common stock worth $450 million. The company is looking to issue approximately 4.74 million... Read >>