Laboratory Corporation of America ® Holdings (LabCorp ® )
(NYSE: LH) and Monogram Biosciences, Inc., part of the LabCorp Specialty
Testing Group, today announced the launch of HIV GenoSure Archive SM ,
the first laboratory test to help optimize antiretroviral (ARV) drug
regimens in virally suppressed HIV patients.
Highlights: Third Quarter 2014: Net Sales $339 Million, Value Added Revenue $180 Million Operating Income $33 Million; Adjusted EBITDA $41 Million; EBITDA Margin 23% Results Impacted by Two Unanticipated, Temporary Events: Process Refinement to Enhance Quality Attributes of KaiserSelect® Aerospace Plate Resulted in Higher Internal Scrap and Remakes of Plate Unplanned Downtime in Aerospace Sheet Operations Hampered Production Second Highest Quarterly Heat Treat Plate and Auto Extrusion Shipments Strong Manufacturing Cost Performance First Nine Months 2014: Strong Volume Growth in Aerospace and Automotive Applications Offset Pricing Pressure on Heat Treat Plate Significant Year-Over-Year Improvement in Manufacturing Cost Performance
FOOTHILL RANCH, Calif., Oct.
Kansas City Southern (KCS) (NYSE: KSU) announced today that Lora Cheatum
has been appointed senior vice president human resources for its primary
U.S. subsidiary, The Kansas City Southern Railway Company (KCSR). She
will lead the U.S. team and collaborate closely with the leaders of KCS’
Mexico subsidiary, Kansas City Southern de Mexico, S.A. de C.V. (KCSM).
Quality Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: QSII) announced today that its dental
division has entered an agreement with long-time client Pacific
Dental Services® (PDS®) to deploy QSIDental ®
Web across its enterprise of 400 supported dental practices in the
western, central and southeastern United States.
PULSE, one of the nation’s leading debit/ATM networks, has launched
PULSE InSights, a consulting service to help financial institutions
analyze and improve performance in key areas of their retail banking
business in an increasingly competitive marketplace.
Billionaire investor Warren Buffett is on course to lose over $1 billion on IBM shares (IBM) Monday, after the disappointing third-quarter results and said it would transfer its semiconductor operations to Globalfoundries Inc. Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B) is IBM's largest shareholder, with 70,173,978 shares as of the latest regulator filings, according to FactSet.
Nuveen Investments, a leading global provider of investment services to
institutions as well as individual investors, today announced that
shareholders of four Nuveen New Jersey municipal closed-end funds
approved a merger.
Shareholder rights law firm Johnson & Weaver, LLP has launched an
investigation into whether the board members of Cleco Corporation (NYSE:
CNL),a public utility company, breached their fiduciary duties in
connection with the proposed $3.4 billion sale of the company to an
investment group led by Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets.
Those trying to look and feel better have more options when it to comes
to midday snacks and meals, thanks to two new research studies presented
by ConAgra Foods, Inc. (NYSE: CAG) at the Academy of Nutrition and
Dietetics’ 2014 Food & Nutrition Conference & Expo™ (FNCE®). The
findings illustrate how popcorn can make people feel more full and
satisfied, and single-serving frozen meals can help people eat less.
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - October 20, 2014) - Aura Minerals Inc. (TSX: ORA) announces that the Company will release its third quarter 2014 financial and operational results after the close of business on Wednesday, November 12 th .
By Jennifer Booton, MarketWatch
NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- NCR Corp.'s shares fell more than 20% Monday after the maker of point-of-sale devices and automated teller machines slashed its outlook in a preliminary third-quarter earnings filing, saying the cyber scare is hitting retail sales.
KB Home (NYSE: KBH), one of the nation's largest and most recognized
homebuilders, today announced the successful grand opening of Iliff
Commons in Aurora, where a number of invited and interested home
shoppers lauded the community’s new home designs and open floor plans.
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