By Angela Johnson, MarketWatch
NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- These are the stocks making notable moves on Wednesday:
FleetCor Technologies Inc. (FLT): The fuel card and workforce payment products provider agreed to buy payments business Comdata Inc. from Ceridian LLC for about $3.45 billion.
Macquarie Capital, the corporate advisory, principal investing and
capital markets arm of Macquarie Group (“Macquarie”) (ASX: MQG; ADR:
MQBKY), today announced the appointment of Peter Davis as a Managing
Director in its U.S. Financial Institutions Group, responsible for
leading the firm’s coverage of the Financial Technology sector.
Exactech, Inc. (Nasdaq: EXAC), a developer and producer of bone and
joint restoration products for hip, knee, shoulder, spine and biologic
materials, is proud to announce the first implantation of the Alteon™
Tapered Wedge Femoral Stem.
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, CA --
As health care continues to move toward greater consistency and clarity,
and direct relationships with consumers, WellPoint, Inc. (NYSE: WLP)
announced plans to change its corporate name to Anthem, Inc. The change
will enable the Company to create better alignment between its corporate
and product brands and better reflect its purpose and strategy to help
transform health care.
Merck (NYSE:MRK), known as MSD outside of the United States and Canada,
today provided the following statement regarding the U.S. Centers for
Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC’s) Advisory Committee on
Immunization Practices’ (ACIP’s) updated pneumococcal vaccine
recommendations for adults 65 years of age and older.
Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) today announced that the Centers for Disease
Control and Prevention’s (CDC) Advisory Committee on Immunization
Practices (ACIP) voted to recommend Prevnar 13 ® (Pneumococcal
13-valent Conjugate Vaccine [Diphtheria CRM 197
Protein])PCV13) for routine use to help protect adults aged 65 years and
older against pneumococcal disease, which includes pneumonia caused by
the 13 pneumococcal serotypes included in the vaccine.
LRR Energy, L.P. (NYSE: LRE) (“LRR Energy”) announced today that its
management is scheduled to participate in the Citigroup Master Limited
Partnership/Midstream Infrastructure Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada on
August 20-21, 2014.
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