Quantcast

Latest Stock market Stories

2014-09-23 16:25:46

LAS VEGAS, Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) and GTECH S.p.A. today announced that they have amended their previously announced merger agreement dated July 15, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131003/LA91408LOGO IGT and GTECH entered into the amendment with the overall intent of improving the timing and certainty of completion of the transaction in the interests of both companies and their shareholders. The amendment relieves IGT of...

2014-09-23 16:22:33

DENVER, Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BIOFUEL ENERGY CORP. (NASDAQ: BIOF) (the "Company") today made an announcement relating to the Company's previously announced rights offering. Trading of the subscription rights on The Nasdaq Capital Market under the symbol "BIOFR" first occurred on September 23, 2014, and as a result NASDAQ has informed the Company that the ex-dividend date will be tomorrow, September 24, 2014. The subscription rights will expire and have no value if they are...

2014-09-23 08:38:46

PHOENIX, Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Insiderslab.com revealed the latest insider trading research for the US stock investors, who can access these reports through the links below, including stock performance, insider trading signals, and visual results. The reports cover the stocks of Yahoo! (NASDAQ:YHOO), Facebook (NASDAQ:FB), QUALCOMM (NASDAQ:QCOM), Cisco (NASDAQ:CSCO), Cliffs Natural Resources (NYSE:CLF), and Sunedison (NYSE:SUNE)....

2014-09-23 08:24:29

VANCOUVER, Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Cardero Resource Corp. ("Cardero" or the "Company") (TSX: CDU, OTCBB: CDYCF, Frankfurt: CR5) announces that it has completed the acquisition of 13 applications for coal licenses contiguous to the Carbon Creek Project. The Company has also negotiated a USD 1.0M increase in its existing USD 5.0M line of credit ("Credit Line") from entities ("Lenders") controlled by Mr. Robert C. Kopple of Los Angles, California as well as a one-year extension on...

2014-09-22 20:22:11

NEW YORK, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Thomson Reuters (TSX / NYSE: TRI) today announced the pricing of its offering of US$1 billion of debt securities, which consists of US$550 million principal amount of 1.65% notes due 2017, and US$450 million principal amount of 3.85% notes due 2024. The offering is expected to close on September 29, 2014, subject to customary closing conditions. Thomson Reuters plans to use the net proceeds of this offering for general corporate purposes,...

2014-09-22 16:29:27

ALISO VIEJO, Calif., Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Avanir Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVNR) today announced that it is offering to sell $200 million of its common stock in an underwritten public offering. J.P. Morgan, Deutsche Bank Securities and BofA Merrill Lynch are acting as joint book-running managers for the offering. Avanir intends to grant the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase additional shares of its common stock. All of the shares to be sold in the offering are...

2014-09-22 16:26:04

DALLAS, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alliance Data Systems Corporation (NYSE: ADS), a leading provider of loyalty and marketing solutions derived from transaction-rich data, today announced that Ed Heffernan, president and chief executive officer, and Bryan Kennedy, chief executive officer of Epsilon, will present at the Telsey Advisory Group 5(th) Annual Fall Consumer Conference at the Intercontinental New York Times Square Hotel in New York on Tuesday, September 30, 2014. Ed and...

2014-09-22 12:32:51

OMAHA, Neb., Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Valmont Industries, Inc. (NYSE: VMI), a leading global provider of engineered products and services for infrastructure and mechanized irrigation equipment for agriculture, announced today that as of 5:00 p.m., New York City time, on September 19, 2014 (the "Early Tender Date"), it had received tenders for an aggregate principal amount of approximately $301 million of its outstanding 6.625% Senior Notes due 2020 (the "Notes") in its...

2014-09-22 12:27:59

DUBLIN, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Endo International plc (NASDAQ: ENDP) (TSX: ENL) today commented on Auxilium Pharmaceuticals, Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AUXL) decision not to accept its proposal to acquire Auxilium for a per share consideration of $28.10 in a cash and stock transaction valued at $2.2 billion. The Company issued the following statement: We continue to believe that our transaction for Auxilium is compelling. We are providing a substantial premium and immediate cash value for...

2014-09-22 08:35:05

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. LONDON, September 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Friday, September 19, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,579.79, down 0.30%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average advanced 0.08%, to finish the day at 17,279.74, and the S&P 500 closed at 2,010.40, down 0.05%. The gains were broad based as six out of ten sectors ended the session in positive. The S&P 500 Information Technology Sector Index ended...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
Related