MELBOURNE, Australia--Property company Lend Lease Group (LLC.AU) reported a 50% jump in full-year earnings, boosted by the sale of its share in a shopping center in England, and hiked its dividend payout to shareholders.
By Jonathan House
WASHINGTON--Orders for big-ticket manufactured goods jumped to a record in July thanks to a surge in aircraft purchases, while underlying measures indicated broad momentum for business spending.
Ardmore Shipping Corporation (NYSE:ASC) ("Ardmore" or the "Company")
today announced that it has filed a shelf registration statement on Form
F-3 with the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC"). When declared
effective by the SEC, the registration statement will allow Ardmore to
issue various types of securities, including common stock, preferred
stock, debt securities, warrants or units, from time to time up to an
aggregate amount of $300 million.
St. Jude Medical, Inc. (NYSE:STJ), a global medical device company,
today announced that it has been notified by the U.S. Food and Drug
Administration (FDA) that issues cited in the Plano, Texas, facility’s
warning letter have been addressed.
A.M. Best has affirmed the financial strength rating of A
(Excellent) and the issuer credit rating of “a” of Bison Insurance
Company Limited (Bison) (Charleston, SC). The outlook for both
ratings is stable.
By Shu Zhang of Medill News Service
A legal dispute over the Keystone XL Pipeline in Nebraska gives President Barack Obama leeway to hold off on deciding the fate of the energy project until after the midterm elections.
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch
LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Here are companies whose shares made notable moves in European trade on Tuesday:
Steel stocks posted some of the biggest gains in Europe after UBS said it had turned positive on the sector.
National Oilwell Varco, Inc. (NYSE: NOV) will hold a conference call to
discuss the results for the third quarter of 2014 on Thursday,
October 30 at 8:00 am (US Central Time). Financial results for the
quarter are expected to be released that morning prior to the call.
By Joe Light
The number of homeowners who are underwater on their mortgages continued to decline in the second quarter, but the remaining pain is being felt disproportionately by owners of low-price homes, according to a report released Tuesday.
By Stephanie Gleason
The lenders to troubled for-profit education company Corinthian Colleges Inc. have agreed to the sale of certain school's assets, which would raise much-needed funds and allow operations to continue as the company looks to sell many of its campuses.
Telit Wireless Solutions, a leading global provider of high-quality
machine-to-machine (M2M) modules and services, has announced that
SimpliSafe’s self-install home security system employs Telit modules to
enable cellular connectivity.
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