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2014-10-29 08:34:27

WARSAW, Ind., Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Zimmer Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ZMH; SIX: ZMH), a global leader in musculoskeletal care, today announced that the Company will be presenting at the Credit Suisse 2014 Healthcare Conference at the Arizona Biltmore hotel in Phoenix, Arizona on November 12, 2014, at 11:00 a.m. Mountain Standard Time. A live webcast of the presentation can be accessed via Zimmer's Investor Relations website at http://investor.zimmer.com. The webcast will be...

2014-10-29 08:34:08

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. LONDON, October 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on the following equities: NewLink Genetics Corporation (NASDAQ: NLNK), Biogen Idec Inc. (NASDAQ: BIIB), United Therapeutics Corporation (NASDAQ: UTHR), Dynavax Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ: DVAX), and Amarin Corporation PLC (NASDAQ: AMRN). Free research on these five companies can be accessed at:...

2014-10-29 08:29:22

STAMFORD, Conn., Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Charter Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: CHTR) (along with its subsidiaries, "Charter") today announced that its subsidiary, CCOH Safari, LLC, intends to publicly offer $1.5 billion in aggregate principal amount of senior unsecured notes due 2022 and 2024 (the "Notes"). http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110526/AQ10195LOGO The offering and sale of the Notes will be made pursuant to an effective automatic shelf registration statement on Form S-3...

2014-10-29 08:26:42

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. LONDON, October 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on the following equities: Parker Drilling Company (NYSE: PKD), Pioneer Energy Services Corporation (NYSE: PES), Patterson-UTI Energy Inc. (NASDAQ: PTEN), Hercules Offshore Inc. (NASDAQ: HERO), and Atwood Oceanics Inc. (NYSE: ATW). Free research on these five companies can be accessed at: http://investor-edge.com/register....

2014-10-28 23:15:07

Nonprofit Insurance Services and PCH Mutual Insurance Co., A RRG have partnered to offer home healthcare agencies liability insurance. Hanover, PA (PRWEB) October 28, 2014 Nonprofit Insurance Services continues to take great steps in offering accessible liability insurance for social service organizations. This new insurance program offers insurance for home health agencies that assist clients with activities of daily living in their home. Nonprofit Insurance Services has partnered with...

2014-10-28 23:01:59

Applied DNA Sciences announced a 1-for-60 reverse split of its common stock that will be effective at 12:01AM on Wednesday, October 29, 2014 and in effect at the opening of trading on Wednesday, October 29, 2014. STONY BROOK, NY (PRWEB) October 28, 2014 Applied DNA Sciences, Inc. (OTCQB: APDN), (Twitter: @APDN), a provider of DNA-based anti-counterfeiting technology and product authentication solutions, announced today a 1-for-60 reverse split of its common stock that will be effective...

2014-10-28 20:24:05

LA JOLLA, Calif., Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Regulus Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ: RGLS), a biopharmaceutical company developing innovative medicines targeting microRNAs, today announced the pricing of an underwritten public offering of 5,294,118 shares of its common stock at a price to the public of $17.00 per share. 4,411,765 shares are being sold by Regulus and 882,353 shares are being sold by an existing stockholder of Regulus, Isis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ISIS). Regulus...

2014-10-28 20:23:36

IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AtheroNova Inc. (OTCBB: AHRO), a biotech company focused on the research and development of compounds to safely regress atherosclerotic plaque and improve lipid profiles in humans, today announced the pricing of an underwritten public offering of 4,000,000 shares of its common stock and warrants to purchase up to an aggregate of 5,000,000 shares of its common stock, with each share of common stock being sold together with 1.25 warrants...

2014-10-28 20:22:39

Advisors cite fear as primary driver of investors' decisions BOSTON, Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Volatility continues to be a top concern of financial advisors and their clients, according to Eaton Vance's quarterly Advisor Top-of-Mind Index, released today. With a backdrop stock market instability, geopolitical unrest, and weakening global growth, advisors said their clients' concerns about "protecting their wealth from market volatility" increased this quarter, with a rating...

2014-10-28 20:21:44

IRVING, Texas, Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Commercial Metals Company (NYSE: CMC) ("CMC" or the "Company") today announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a new share repurchase program under which the Company may repurchase up to $100 million of CMC's outstanding common stock. The authorization is effective immediately. This new program replaces the existing program, which has been terminated by the Company's Board of Directors in connection with approving the new...


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