By Jennifer Booton, MarketWatch
NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- It has been 45 years since Generation X dressed in suede hippie vests, flower crowns and gathered by the thousands in Woodstock, N.Y., for three days of music and peace.
By Robin Sidel, Danny Yadron and Annie Gasparro
A data breach that hit customers of nearly 1,000 grocery stores around the U.S. is likely to intensify a push by banks and retailers to introduce a new generation of credit cards designed to be more secure.
Seattle area kids and their families, many from the Boys & Girls Club of
King County, tested their IRONMAN skills today at the UnitedHealthcare
IRONKIDS Seattle Fun Run at Genesee Park in south Seattle.
Law office of Brodsky & Smith, LLC announces that it is investigating
potential claims against the Board of Directors of Family Dollar Stores,
Inc. (“Family Dollar” or the “Company”) (NYSE: FDO) relating to the
proposed acquisition by Dollar Tree, Inc. (“Dollar Tree”).
Click here to learn more about the investigation http://brodsky-smith.com/799-fdo-family-dollar-stores-inc.html ,
or call: 877-534-2590.
Dejour Energy Inc. (NYSE MKT:DEJ / TSX:DEJ), (“Dejour” or the
“Company”), an independent oil and gas exploration and production
company operating in North America’s Piceance Basin and Peace River Arch
regions, today announced that it has closed the equity financing
offering previously announced on August 11, 2014, receiving net proceeds
of US$1.5 million from three institutional investors to support the
Company’s 2014 Woodrush development plan.
By Anora Mahmudova and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch
NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. stock market reversed gains and fell Friday, as news of Ukrainian forces destroying Russian military units that crossed on its territory pushed investors out of riskier assets into Treasurys.
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By William Watts, MarketWatch
NEW YORK (MarketWatch)--Big investors fell out of love with General Motors in the second quarter but hedge-fund titans including Dan Loeb rushed to snap up shares of Ally Financial, the troubled auto maker's former financing arm that was rescued by the U.S. government, according to an analysis of freshly-filed regulatory documents.
A.M. Best has assigned a debt rating of “bbb” to the recently
issued CAD 350 million 3.90% non-cumulative rate reset Class 1 shares
Series 17 of Manulife Financial Corporation (MFC) (Toronto,
Ontario). The outlook assigned to the rating is stable.
By Carla Mozee, MarketWatch
LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Here are some of the European companies whose shares have made notable moves on Friday:
A.P. Moller-Maersk AS rose 1.5% as the Danish conglomerate was upgraded to overweight from neutral at J.P. Morgan Cazenove.
Flu vaccinations available at CVS/pharmacy and MinuteClinic, including high dose flu shot for senior population Flu vaccine is a preventive service under the Affordable Care Act, fully covered and available at no cost through most insurance plans
WOONSOCKET, R.I. , Aug.
Idec (NASDAQ: BIIB) announced that the U.S. Food and Drug
Administration (FDA) has approved PLEGRIDY TM (peginterferon
beta-1a), a new treatment for people with relapsing forms of multiple
sclerosis (RMS). PLEGRIDY ,
the only pegylated beta interferon approved for use in RMS, is dosed
once every two weeks and can be administered subcutaneously with the
PLEGRIDY PEN, a new, ready-to-use autoinjector, or a prefilled syringe.
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