Articles From: Family Dollar Holders Delay Vote on Dollar Tree Offer--Update to Zoetis unveils $500 million buyback plan


2014/12/23
By Michael Calia Family Dollar Stores Inc.'s shareholders voted Tuesday to adjourn their meeting instead of voting on the company's $8.5 billion deal to be acquired by Dollar Tree Inc. Shareholders voted by a margin of 72 million shares to 15 million shares to postpone the vote on the Dollar Tree deal, scheduled for Tuesday, until Jan.
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2014/12/23
By Michael Calia Family Dollar Stores Inc.'s shareholders voted Tuesday to adjourn their meeting instead of voting on the company's $8.5 billion deal to be acquired by Dollar Tree Inc. Shareholders voted by a margin of 72 million shares to 15 million shares to postpone the vote on the Dollar Tree offer, scheduled for Tuesday, until Jan.
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2015/1/12
By Michael Calia Family Dollar Stores Inc. on Monday said getting the needed regulatory approvals to close its deal with smaller rival Dollar Tree Inc. is a "virtual certainty," while the company again recommended that its shareholders approve the transaction.
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By Michael Calia Family Dollar Stores Inc. on Monday said getting the needed regulatory approvals to close its deal with smaller rival Dollar Tree Inc. is a "virtual certainty," while the company again recommended that its shareholders approve the transaction.
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2014/11/6
By Michael Calia Fannie Mae said its profit fell 55% as the firm reported lower revenue and a bigger tax provision than it did a year ago.
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2015/1/2
By Michael Calia Graco Inc. said Friday that it reached a deal to buy valve-maker High Pressure Equipment for $160 million as the pump and spray equipment producer looks to expand its offerings.
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By Michael Calia Health-care industry real-estate investment fund HCP Inc. (HCP) on Monday said it would record a $36 million noncash write-down in the current quarter after one of its joint ventures forecast lower Medicare reimbursement rates next year.
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2014/11/25
By Michael Calia Home Depot Inc. said Tuesday that it faces at least 44 civil lawsuits in the U.S. and Canada related to a widespread data breach at the home-improvement retailer earlier this year.
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2015/1/16
By Michael Calia Home Depot Inc. on Friday said Chief Executive Craig Menear will take over as chairman when Frank Blake retires Feb.
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By Michael Calia Laboratory Corp.
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2014/10/28
By Michael Calia Macy's Inc. has decided to make its international debut in the Middle East.
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2015/1/12
By Michael Calia MannKind Corp.
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2015/1/5
By Michael Calia Nissan Motor Co.
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2015/1/5
By Michael Calia Nissan Motor Co.
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2014/12/23
By Michael Calia NorthStar Realty Finance Corp.
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2014/12/22
By Michael Calia Oracle Corp.
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2014/11/6
By Michael Calia Perrigo Co.
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By Michael Calia Pharmaceutical company's deal to buy Allergan clears U.S. antitrust wait Actavis PLC, which is in the process of acquiring of Botox maker Allergan Inc., said it expects its fourth-quarter results to top analysts' expectations, capping what Chief Executive Brent Saunders called an "exceptional year" for the company.
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2014/12/24
By Michael Calia REIT won't pay dividend while continuing to deal with fallout from revelation of accounting irregularities American Realty Capital Properties Inc. said Wednesday that it has received an additional waiver from lenders, as well as an extension for reporting its third-quarter and full-year results for 2014, as the real-estate investment trust continues to deal with the fallout from the revelation of accounting irregularities.
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2015/1/12
By Michael Calia Silver and gold didn't shine for Tiffany Co.
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2015/1/16
By Michael Calia Software company E2open Inc. said Friday that it had adopted a shareholder-rights plan, a day after The Wall Street Journal reported that the software company is looking for a buyer.
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2014/11/7
By Michael Calia Sprint Corp.
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2015/1/8
By Michael Calia Sprint Corp.
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2015/1/5
By Michael Calia Stephen J.
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2015/1/21
By Michael Calia UnitedHealth Group Inc. reported a better-than-expected 5.8% increase in earnings for its December quarter, as the health-care company continued to benefit from the growth in premium revenue outpacing medical costs.
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2015/1/21
By Michael Calia UnitedHealth Group Inc. reported a better-than-expected 5.8% increase in earnings for its December quarter, as the health-care company continued to benefit from revenue growth in premiums outpacing medical costs.
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2015/1/21
By Michael Calia UnitedHealth Group Inc. reported a better-than-expected 5.8% increase in earnings for its December quarter, as the health-care company continued to benefit from revenue growth in premiums outpacing medical costs.
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2015/1/21
By Michael Calia UnitedHealth Group Inc. said results in its December quarter topped expectations as revenue from premiums surged.
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2014/11/14
By Michael CaliaAuto-rental company doesn't plan to file updated financials before mid-2015 Hertz Global Holdings Inc. on Friday confirmed concerns that its accounting issues ran even deeper, saying it would restate its results for 2012 and 2013 as the company continues an investigation into its financial statements dating back to 2011.
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By Michael CaliaPlan also comes a week after Zoetis adopted a poison pill plan Zoetis Inc., the animal-health products maker at the center of the latest round of pharmaceutical deal talk, said Tuesday that its board has approved a $500 million share-buyback program.
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