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Federal Government Deals Boost SAIC - Analyst Blog

2/21/2014, 5:20 pm from 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

Microsoft, Hop-on Ink Patent Deal - Analyst Blog

2/21/2014, 5:15 pm from 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

Dow Intros New Polyurethane Backing System - Analyst Blog

2/21/2014, 5:10 pm from 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

ITT Corporation Hikes Dividend - Analyst Blog

2/21/2014, 5:05 pm from 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

Bayer Progresses with Stivarga - Analyst Blog

2/21/2014, 5:00 pm from 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

Sallie Mae Faces Multistate Probe - Analyst Blog

2/21/2014, 4:55 pm from 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

OncoMed Commences Study on OMP-54F28 - Analyst Blog

2/21/2014, 4:50 pm from 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

Crude Oil Rally Ramps Up Refiners - Analyst Blog

2/21/2014, 4:47 pm from 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

CHMP Positive on Glaxo's Two Drugs - Analyst Blog

2/21/2014, 4:45 pm from 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

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

2/21/2014, 4:40 pm from 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