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2014-09-08 20:23:22

RALEIGH, N.C., Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PRA Health Sciences, Inc. announced today that it has filed a registration statement on Form S-1 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) relating to a proposed initial public offering ("IPO") of shares of its common stock by PRA Health Sciences and an affiliate of Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. L.P. (the "Selling Stockholder"). The number of shares to be offered and the price range has not yet been determined. PRA Health...

2014-09-08 16:25:46

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (NYSE: BKD) (the "Company") announced today that it plans to offer to the public 8,750,000 shares of its common stock. The Company expects to grant the underwriters an option for 30 days to purchase up to an additional 1,312,500 shares of its common stock. BofA Merrill Lynch and Goldman, Sachs & Co. will serve as joint book-running managers for the offering and CS Capital Advisors, LLC and RBC Capital...

2014-09-08 16:21:33

FAIRMONT, W.Va., Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Extreme Plastics Plus, Inc. ("EPP"), a provider of comprehensive environmental containment solutions to the energy industry, is pleased to announce the acquisition of American Well Service ("AWS"). EPP is a portfolio company of Hastings Equity Partners, a private equity firm focused on investing in lower, middle-market energy services and equipment businesses. Based in Washington, PA, AWS provides containment and closed loop solids...

2014-09-08 12:29:43

DUBLIN, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Endo International plc (NASDAQ: ENDP) (TSX: ENL) announced today that Rajiv De Silva, President and CEO, will present a corporate overview at the Morgan Stanley Global Healthcare Conference 2014 on Tuesday, September 9, 2014 at 4:05 p.m. Eastern Time. A live webcast and audio archive for the event will be available on the company's website at www.endo.com . Click on Investor Relations, and then the link to the event. Participants should allow...

2014-09-08 12:28:04

Proceeds to Advance Development and Commercialize Treatment for Root Canal Therapy LAGUNA HILLS, Calif., Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sonendo(®), Inc., the developer of a transformative technology for the endodontic marketplace, announced today it has completed an equity financing totaling $35 million. The proceeds from the financing will be used to further technology development, fund clinical studies, and commercialize Sonendo's GentleWave(TM) System for root canal therapy. The...

2014-09-08 08:35:14

Provides Investors Direct Access to High-Caliber, Institutional Quality Public and Private Investment Offerings NEW YORK, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RCS Capital Corporation ("RCAP") (NYSE: RCAP) today announced the launch of "We Are Crowdfunding," a Crowdfunding 2.0 investment platform designed to provide investors direct access to high caliber, institutional quality public and private investment offerings. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130522/NY19075LOGO We Are Crowdfunding will...

2014-09-08 08:33:17

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. LONDON, September 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Friday, September 05, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,582.90, up 0.45%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished the day 0.40% higher at 17,137.36, and the S&P 500 closed at 2,007.71, up 0.50%. The gains were broad based as all the ten sectors ended the session in positive. The S&P 500 Industrials Sector Index ended the day at 466.45, up...

2014-09-08 08:32:13

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. LONDON, September 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Friday, September 5, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,582.90, up 0.45%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average advanced 0.40%, to finish the day at 17,137.36, and the S&P 500 closed at 2,007.71, up 0.50%. The gains were broad based as all the sectors ended the session in positive. The S&P 500 Health Care Sector Index ended the day at 741.23, up...

2014-09-08 08:29:14

ST. LOUIS, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EndoStim, Inc., a medical device company focused on the development and commercialization of a novel neurostimulation system for the treatment of severe gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), has filed a registration statement on Form S-1 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission relating to a proposed initial public offering of its common stock. The number of shares to be offered and the price range for the proposed offering have not...

2014-09-08 08:23:58

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. LONDON, September 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Friday, September 05, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,582.90, up 0.45%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished the day 0.40% higher at 17,137.36, and the S&P 500 closed at 2,007.71, up 0.50%. The gains were broad based as all the ten sectors ended the session in positive. The S&P 500 Energy Sector Index ended the day at 704.64, up 0.69%,...


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  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.
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