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Digital River Soars on Extended Agreement with Microsoft - Analyst Blog

Shares of the global cloud commerce company, Digital River Inc. ( DRIV ) soared 42.8% touching a high of $24.72, finally closing at $24.08, after it extended the agreement with Microsoft... Read >>

Southern Company to Power Georgia with 131MW Solar Plant - Analyst Blog

Electric utility firm Southern Company ( SO ) declared that it will construct a solar facility spreading roughly 911 acres of land in Georgia. The plant expected to have a capacity of 131... Read >>

Varian Eyes MeVis to Enhance Imaging Components Portfolio - Analyst Blog

Global medical devices maker Varian Medical Systems, Inc. ( VAR ) has announced its intention to acquire Bremen, Germany based MeVis Medical Solutions AG a provider of image processing software... Read >>

PPG Industries' SOLARBAN in Los Angeles Skyscrapers - Analyst Blog

PPG Industries Inc. 's ( PPG ) renowned architectural glass brand, SOLARBAN has been featured in two of Los Angeles' landmark skyscrapers, Citigroup Center and KPMG Tower, celebrating the... Read >>

Chevron Cancels Arctic Drilling Project, Ukraine to Suffer - Analyst Blog

Big energy players pulling investments out of Ukraine is dimming the nation's hopes of gaining energy independence from Russian imports. The latest to announce such a plan is Chevron Corporation (... Read >>

Marathon Oil Lowers Capex by 20% Year over Year for 2015 - Analyst Blog

Plummeting Crude prices for more than six months this year have compelled oil and natural gas exploration and production (E&P) firm Marathon Oil Corporation ( MRO ) to reduce its 2015 capital... Read >>

Teradata Buys RainStor, Boosts Hadoop Solutions Portfolio - Analyst Blog

Big data analytics and marketing applications company, Teradata Corp. ( TDC ) recently acquired privately held RainStor for an undisclosed amount. Headquartered in San Francisco, CA, RainStor has... Read >>

Kinross Gold (KGC) Closes Fruta del Norte Project Sale - Analyst Blog

Kinross Gold Corporation ( KGC ) announced that it has completed the earlier announced sale of all of its interest in Aurelian Resources Inc. and the Fruta del Norte project in Ecuador to Fortress... Read >>

Archer Daniels (ADM) Sells South American Fertilizer Unit - Analyst Blog

Archer Daniels Midland Company ( ADM ) has successfully completed the previously announced sale of its South American fertilizer business to The Mosaic Company ( MOS ). The company arrived at the... Read >>

Avis Budget Group (CAR) to Acquire Scandinavian Licensees - Analyst Blog

Moving ahead with its portfolio enhancement strategy, Avis Budget Group Inc . ( CAR )  inked a deal to acquire its licensee for the Avis and Budget brands in the three kingdoms of the Scandinavian... Read >>