The Wells Fargo/Gallup Investor and Retirement Optimism Index slipped
eight points in the second quarter to +29 from +37 in February, driven
largely by a 17-point decline (from +41 to +24) in optimism among
retired investors, whose view of inflation and economic
growth deteriorated during the quarter.
Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBST) today announced it is
voluntarily recalling certain lots of CUBICIN® (daptomycin for
injection) to the user level due to the potential presence of glass
particulate matter in vials produced by a contract manufacturer.
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Solar (“SPI”) ( SOPW:OTCBB ),
a vertically-integrated photovoltaic solar developer, today announced
the conversion of the convertible bond portion held by Robust Elite
Limited of the company’s previously announced private placement of
common stock and convertible bond for an aggregate $21.75 million, as
announced on May 6, 2014 and completed on July 15, 2014.
Creative Learning Corporation (OTCBB:CLCN), owner and developer of Bricks
4 Kidz, ® Challenge
Island ®, and Sew
Fun Studios ®, the highly-popular children’s education and enrichment
programs, is pleased to announce that BFK FRANCHISE COMPANY, LLC (a
wholly owned subsidiary of Creative Learning Corporation) has recently
awarded a master franchise in New Zealand to KidzBlock Ltd.
The School of Advanced Studies at University of Phoenix, a subsidiary of
Apollo Education Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL), today announced that its Journal
of Leadership Studies has received the prestigious APEX Award for
Publishing in the category of Magazine, Journal and Tabloid Design and
Idera Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: IDRA), a clinical-stage
biopharmaceutical company developing nucleic acid therapeutics for
patients with cancer and rare diseases, today announced the publication
of promising preclinical data demonstrating the application of the
Company’s novel Gene Silencing Oligonucleotides (GSOs) to inhibit
microRNAs implicated in neovascularization, a process that involves the
proliferation of blood vessels in tissue and is crucial for recovery
following cardiovascular events.
HollyFrontier Corporation (NYSE:HFC) (“HollyFrontier” or the “Company”)
today reported second quarter net income attributable to HollyFrontier
stockholders of $176.4 million or $0.89 per diluted share for the
quarter ended June 30, 2014, compared to $257.0 million or $1.27 per
diluted share for the quarter ended June 30, 2013.
By Laura He, MarketWatch
HONG KONG (MarketWatch) -- In an apparent effort to ease tensions in China triggered by Microsoft Corp.'s plans for massive layoffs at its Nokia unit, the U.S. company is offering a free Nokia handset to those Chinese workers who voluntarily leave their jobs, a local report said Wednesday.
Corporation (NASDAQ:BIRT), The BIRT Company™ and the leader in
personalized analytics and insights, today announced an alliance with
Versiant Corporation, a leading provider of IT professional services and
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