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Will Nike and Adidas Get a World Cup Boost? - Analyst Blog

The FIFA Soccer World Cup 2014, which is set to kick start on June 12 in Brazil, has more to it than just the game. With 32 teams contesting for the prestigious Cup this summer, there are sponsors... Read >>

Google Acquires Skybox for $500M - Analyst Blog

Internet giant Google Inc. ( GOOGL ) recently acquired Skybox Imaging, a startup that manufactures micro satellites and offers data analytics services to companies, for $500 million. The purchase... Read >>

Achillion Surges Two Days in a Row, HCV in Focus - Analyst Blog

Achillion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. 's ( ACHN ) shares are up more than 170% in just two days. In the last trading session, the share price soared 83.29% after the company announced that the FDA has... Read >>

Boston Scientific's Vercise System Has Therapeutic Edge - Analyst Blog

According to a new clinical study, Boston Scientific Corporation 's ( BSX ) Vercise Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) System possesses a therapeutic edge on grounds of a distinctive ability to treat... Read >>

Alkermes Progresses with its Late Stage Candidate - Analyst Blog

Alkermes ( ALKS ) initiated two of the three core efficacy phase III studies (FORWARD 3 and FORWARD 4) on ALKS 5461 under its FORWARD (Focused On Results With A Rethinking of Depression) program.... Read >>

Seabridge Gold Surges on New Drill Program - Analyst Blog

Seabridge Gold Inc. ( SA ) jumped 8.95% at the close of trading yesterday following the announcement that it has begun exploration drilling at its KSM project in British Columbia. The gain was... Read >>

PPG Industries to Acquire Masterwork - Analyst Blog

Coatings giant PPG industries Inc. 's ( PPG ) North American architectural coatings business has agreed to buy Masterwork, an independent paint distributor also based in Pittsburgh. The deal is... Read >>

Northrop Wins Joint Force Development Deal - Analyst Blog

Defense contractor Northrop Grumman Corp. ( NOC ) has lately been receiving a nice mix of big and small contracts from the Pentagon. The company has clinched a deal from the Naval Supply Fleet... Read >>

Merck KGaA/Auxogyn's Eeva System Gets FDA Clearance - Analyst Blog

Merck KGaA 's ( MKGAF ) biopharma division, Merck Serono, announced that the FDA has granted clearance to Merck KGaA and partner Auxogyn's Early Embryo Viability Assessment (Eeva) System. The FDA... Read >>

Apple Investigated by European Commission - Analyst Blog

Reportedly, the tax arrangements between Apple Inc. ( AAPL ) and Ireland will be investigated by the European Commission, the executive body of European Union (EU). The commission will look into... Read >>