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Yahoo Cuts 400 Staff in India for Lower Cost & Higher Growth - Analyst Blog

Reportedly, web pioneer Yahoo Inc. ( YHOO ) is eliminating about 3% of its global workforce or about 400 jobs in India in order to reduce operational costs. The layoff reflects an attempt to... Read >>

Microsoft Looks to Acquire Equivio, Signs Letter of Intent - Analyst Blog

Microsoft Corp. ( MSFT ) has reportedly signed a letter of intent to purchase Israel based text analysis tool maker Equivio Ltd. According to The Wall street journal, the deal, which has not been... Read >>

Chicago Bridge & Iron Wins $90M UAE Storage Tank Deal - Analyst Blog

Chicago Bridge & Iron Company N.V. ( CBI ) received a $90 million contract from Abu Dhabi Marine Operating Co. (ADMA OPCO) for revamping five crude oil storage tanks on Das Island, UAE. CBI is... Read >>

Kraft (KRFT) Raises Quarterly Dividend by 5% to 55 Cents - Analyst Blog

The board of directors at Kraft Foods Group, Inc. ( KRFT ) recently increased its quarterly dividend by 5% its second dividend hike after becoming an independent company. The consumer food giant... Read >>

Amazon's Seller Holiday Deals to Get Bigger and Better - Analyst Blog Inc. ( AMZN ) announced that for the first time, top deals from sellers during the holiday season will be available on local Amazon sites in India, Japan, EU, China and Canada. The... Read >>

Zimmer Expands Biologics Portfolio with ETEX Acquisition - Analyst Blog

Leading player in the musculoskeletal space Zimmer Holdings, Inc. ( ZMH ) recently disclosed that it has acquired Massachusetts based ETEX Holdings, Incorporated in a bid to expand its Biologics... Read >>

Twitter Sues US. Government for Breaching Freedom of Speech - Analyst Blog

Twitter Inc. ( TWTR ) recently sued the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) for imposing restrictions on the public release of the full version of a... Read >>

Ascena's Lane Bryant to Open New Cacique Lifestyle Store - Analyst Blog

The store expansion plan of Ascena Retail Group Inc. 's ( ASNA ) Lane Bryant brand continues in full swing with the opening of a new Cacique Lifestyle store at Newport Centre in Jersey City, NJ.... Read >>

Procter & Gamble Unveils Tide Professional Coldwater System - Analyst Blog

The Procter & Gamble Company ( PG ) recently announced the launch of its Tide Professional Coldwater System, which includes four items a near neutral pH detergent, fabric softener, bleach and... Read >>

Alcobra Reveals ADHD Top-line Phase III Data, Shares Down - Analyst Blog

Alcobra Ltd. 's ( ADHD ) shares plunged 56.6% immediately after the company announced disappointing top line results from a phase III study on metadoxine extended release (MDX) for the treatment... Read >>