Anacor Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANAC) announced today that Paul
Berns, the company’s Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer,
will provide a company overview at the 35 th Annual Cowen
Health Care Conference on Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at 8:00 a.m. ET in
American Spectrum Realty, Inc. (NYSE/MKT: AQQ) – a real estate
investment management and leasing company – today announced that it has
received a letter indicating that the staff of NYSE Regulation, Inc. has
determined to commence proceedings to delist the Company’s common stock
from the NYSE MKT LLC.
By Philip van Doorn, MarketWatch
A handful of health-care stocks have doubled this year, and one has quadrupled
Health care is the best-performing sector in the Nasdaq this year, and it may not be too late to buy stocks at attractive prices.
By Philip van Doorn, MarketWatch
The technology-heavy index is within striking distance of a record high
The Nasdaq Composite Index is about 70 points from its closing high of 5,049 set in February 2000, and Marder Investment Advisors' Kevin Marder argues that the tech benchmark is showing "scant signs of fatigue (http://www.marketwatch.com/story/the-nasdaq-is-doing-the-most-bullish-thing-a-market-can-do-2015-02-24)."
Then again, on an inflation-adjusted basis, the index would need to rise another 43% (http://streettalklive.com/index.php/blog.html?id=2621) to hit a "real" record, according to Lance Roberts of TA Wealth Management.
Here are the 10 Nasdaq tech winners over the past three years:
Company Ticker Industry Total return - YTD Total return - 2014 Total return - 3 years Total return - 5 years
CollabRx Inc. Electronic Data Processing Services 89% -83% -65% -80%
Netlist Inc. Semiconductors 88% 0% -58% -62%
Multi-Fineline Electronix Inc. Electrical Products 71% -19% -27% -12%
Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADI ),
a global leader in high-performance semiconductors for signal processing
applications, today announced that Vincent Roche, President and Chief
Executive Officer, will speak at the Morgan Stanley Technology, Media &
Telecom Conference in San Francisco, California, on Tuesday, March 3,
2015 at 1:50 p.m. Pacific time.
BB&T (BBT) has disclosed in a Securities and Exchange Commission filing that it's taken an $85 million charge, relating to a fine it may have to pay over BB&T's Federal Housing Administration-insured loan origination process.
L Brands Inc.'s stock (LB) dropped 1.6% in after-hours trade Wednesday, after the apparel and specialty products retailer reported a fourth-quarter profit that beat expectations, but provided a disappointing current-quarter outlook.
SAN ANTONIO, TX--(Marketwired - February 25, 2015) - Rackspace ® (NYSE: RAX), the
#1 managed cloud company, today announced that company executives will present at the following conferences:
Taylor Rhodes, president and CEO, will give a keynote presentation at the JMP Securities Technology on Tuesday, March 3 at 2:00 pm PT in San Francisco.
Google Inc. (GOOGL) is overhauling its European business in order to better comply with the region's tougher regulatory environment, according to the Financial Times (http://www.ft.com/intl/cms/s/0/1f625176-bcf5-11e4-a917-00144feab7de.html#axzz3SnHXY358). The company plans to combine its various geographic regions into one under the leadership of U.K.-based Matt Brittin, who previously ran Google's Northern and Western European businesses, according to the report.
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