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Energy plays fall again
NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- These stocks are making moves Monday:
Gilead Sciences Inc.(GILD) is slumping and AbbVie Inc.(ABBV) is gaining after Express Scripts Holding Co.(ESRX), the largest manager of U.S. prescription-drug benefits, decided an AbbVie drug will be its exclusive option for treating the most common form of hepatitis C.
CALGARY, AB--(Marketwired - December 22, 2014) - The Board of Directors of Agrium Inc. (TSX: AGU) (NYSE: AGU) announced today that Mayo Schmidt will be resigning from his position on the Board of Directors effective December 22, 2014, as a result of his recently accepted role of CEO at Louis Dreyfus Commodities, a global merchandizer of commodities and processor of agricultural goods.
By Ian Walker
LONDON--The U.K.'s Financial Reporting Council on Monday said it has launched an investigation into Tesco PLC's accounts for fiscal 2012, 2013 and 2014, following the recent accounting scandal at the supermarket chain.
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By Chelsey Dulaney
Offer would represent up to 31% premium to stock's closing price on Friday
American Apparel Inc. said Monday that it is considering an offer to sell itself at a premium of 31% to Friday's close, while also announcing the appointment of its first female board chairwoman.
Mary Talbott has been named corporate secretary for Scripps Networks
Interactive (NYSE:SNI). The company owns and operates lifestyle media
brands HGTV, DIY Network, Food Network, Cooking Channel, Travel Channel
and Great American Country.
Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE: BKS), the nation’s largest retail
bookseller and the leading retailer of content, digital media and
educational products, today announced its January 2015 lineup of free
Storytime events for children and families, all designed to celebrate
the joy of reading.
Shareholder Rights Law Firm Johnson & Weaver, LLP is investigating
whether members of the board of directors of Caesars Acquisition Company
(NASDAQ: CACQ) breached their fiduciary duties in connection with the
planned merger of the Company with Caesars Entertainment Corporation.
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Shares of Ocwen Financial (OCN) tumbled 13% in early trade Monday, after the mortgage services company said in a regulatory filing that it will pay a $100 million civil monetary penalty to the New York Department of Financial Services to settle allegations of improper conduct.
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.
GE Capital’s Healthcare Financial Services (HFS) business announced
today that it has agented a $500 million credit facility for Brookdale
Senior Living Inc. HFS is administrative agent and GE Capital Markets is
sole lead arranger on the transaction.
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