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Stock futures doubled their early gains Thursday, pointing firmly higher amid central bank news out of Europe, a reduced growth rate in China and a rise in U.S. unemployment claims. Dow futures climbed ... More »Stock Futures Climb Toward Open; AbbVie Bid Boosts Pharmacyclics
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Fitch Ratings has assigned a 'BB+' rating to Newfield Exploration Co.'s issuance of $500 million senior unsecured notes due 2026. The company intends to use the net proceeds along with cash on hand or borrowings under its revolving credit facility to redeem the $700 million 6.875% senior subordinated notes due 2020. More »Fitch Rates Newfield Exploration Co.'s Sr. Unsecured Notes 'BB+'
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Iron & Steel Directory 2015" directory to the More »Research and Markets: Global Iron & Steel Directory 2015
Martin Rapaport will make a keynote presentation about investment diamonds at The Diamond Show in Basel, Switzerland. The one-hour talk will present the framework for a transparent, competitive and liquid market for investment diamonds. More »Rapaport Basel Presentation About Investment Diamonds
REDWOOD CITY, Calif. -- Capnia, Inc. , focused on the development of novel products based on its proprietary technologies for precision metering of gas flow, today announced the closing of a privately ... More »Capnia Announces Receipt of $3.6 Million From Series B Warrant Exercise and Issuance of Series C Warrants
The New York-based company said it had profit of 66 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for investment gains, came to 6 cents per share. The results did not meet Wall Street expectations. The average estimate ... More »BlackRock Kelso misses 4Q profit forecasts
WASHINGTON -- The following statement should be attributed to Javier Palomarez, President & CEO, United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce: More »USHCC Statement on Congressional Efforts to Improve Cross Border Trade
LONDON (AP) — European stock markets rose strongly Thursday as European Central Bank President Mario Draghi sounded a fairly positive tone about the 19-country eurozone. Once his press briefing is over, the focus in the markets will turn to Friday's U.S. jobs data. More »European stocks firm as ECB's Draghi sounds fairly rosy tone
NEW YORK -- Anavex Life Sciences Corp. ("Anavex" or the "Company") (OTCQX:AVXL), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing drug candidates to treat Alzheimer's disease, ... More »Anavex Appoints Scientific Advisory Board Member With Expertise in Protein Misfolding Neurodegenerative Diseases
NORTH HUNTINGDON, Pa. -- The ExOne Company , a global provider of three-dimensional printing machines and printed products to industrial customers, today announced the upcoming availability of its largest ... More »ExOne Announces Exerial(TM) 3D Printing System Designed for Industrial Series Production
Limelight Networks, Inc. , a global leader in digital content delivery, today unveiled results of a global survey of top security concerns related to the delivery of digital content. More »New Survey Finds Burgeoning Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) Attacks a Major Risk to Brand Reputation
Smartwatches will grow 25% per year on average through 2020 and will make up 52% of total wearables shipments in that year. More »Gauging Apple Watch’s huge opportunity in the luxury-wristwatch market
The GSMA today reported that more than 93,000* visitors from 200 countries attended the 2015 Mobile World Congress at the Fira Gran Via and Fira Montjuïc venues in Barcelona, setting another new record for the mobile industry’s premier event. More »GSMA Mobile World Congress 2015 Shatters Previous Records
Schmidt Peterson Motorsports proudly announced today that Denver-based technology company Arrow Electronics will be the primary sponsor of the No. 5 car driven by James Hinch More »Schmidt Peterson Motorsports Announces Arrow Electronics as 2015 Primary Sponsor
Global professional services company Towers Watson has appointed Jim Neill, Michael Dudkowski and Michael Patalsky to provide investment services from its Pittsburgh office. More »Towers Watson Opens New Investment Office With Three Hires
The majority of U.S. employers are expecting to make changes to their full-time employee health benefit programs over the next three years, despite cost increases remaining at historically low levels, according to new research from global professional services company Towers Watson . More »Employers Expect Changes to Employee Health Care Programs to Retain Competitiveness, According to New Towers Watson Survey
IRT Nanoelec, an R&D consortium focused on ICT using micro- and nanoelectronics, and CMP, which provides prototyping and low-volume production of ICs and MEMS, are launching a More »French Institutes IRT Nanoelec and CMP Team up to Offer World’s First Service for Post-process 3D Technologies on Multi-Project-Wafer
Commodity cycles. We have all seen them. High returns and low barriers to entry suck in lots of players, profits fall, no one exits, companies bleed to death. Of course, sometimes one or two participants ... More »Hanergy: day in the sunshine