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Federal Government Deals Boost SAIC - Analyst Blog

2/21/2014, 5:20 pm from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

Science Applications International Corporation ( SAIC ) recently got a boost in its key dealings with the U.S. federal government through the renewal of one of its services certification and a… Read More

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Microsoft, Hop-on Ink Patent Deal - Analyst Blog

2/21/2014, 5:15 pm from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

Microsoft Corporation ( MSFT ) recently announced that it has entered into a worldwide patent licensing agreement with Hop on. However, the specific terms and conditions of the agreement have… Read More

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Dow Intros New Polyurethane Backing System - Analyst Blog

2/21/2014, 5:10 pm from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

The Dow Chemical Company ( DOW ) has unveiled the new ENFORCER Sport polyurethane backing system that will help turf producers to increase yarn yield at lower energy consumption levels during… Read More

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ITT Corporation Hikes Dividend - Analyst Blog

2/21/2014, 5:05 pm from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

In its efforts to share more profits with shareholders, ITT Corporation ( ITT ) recently announced a 10% increase in its quarterly dividend to 11 cents from 10 cents per share paid on Nov 13,… Read More

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Bayer Progresses with Stivarga - Analyst Blog

2/21/2014, 5:00 pm from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

The HealthCare segment at Bayer ( BAYRY ) announced the commencement of the patient enrolment process for a phase III study (COAST n~75) on Stivarga. The study is evaluating Stivarga for the… Read More

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Sallie Mae Faces Multistate Probe - Analyst Blog

2/21/2014, 4:55 pm from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

SLM Corporation ( SLM ) also known as Sallie Mae is being investigated by a coalition of state prosecutors related to its student loan practices. The probe is led by Illinois' Attorney… Read More

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OncoMed Commences Study on OMP-54F28 - Analyst Blog

2/21/2014, 4:50 pm from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

OncoMed Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ( OMED ) announced that it has commenced the third phase Ib study on pipeline candidate OMP 54F28 with Paraplatin and Taxol in patients with platinum sensitive… Read More

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Crude Oil Rally Ramps Up Refiners - Analyst Blog

2/21/2014, 4:47 pm from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

Here we go again. Another week deeper into winter, another polar vortex on the way. I give up. I've been screaming "Uncle" for a month and a half already, as has much of the country.… Read More

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CHMP Positive on Glaxo's Two Drugs - Analyst Blog

2/21/2014, 4:45 pm from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

GlaxoSmithKline ( GSK ) announced that two chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) drugs Incruse and Anoro have received a positive opinion from the European Medicines Agency's (EMA)… Read More

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Will JC Penney (JCP) Miss Earnings? - Analyst Blog

2/21/2014, 4:40 pm from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Earnings, Stocks

J. C. Penney Company, Inc. ( JCP ) is slated to report its fourth quarter fiscal 2013 results on Feb 26, 2014. In the last quarter, it posted a positive surprise of 2.7%. Let's see how things… Read More