By Carla Mozee, MarketWatch
LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stocks fell Tuesday, with political uncertainty from embattled Greece and a drop in consumer prices in Spain weighing on sentiment during the last full trading day of 2014.
WesBanco, Inc. ("WesBanco") (Nasdaq:WSBC) and ESB Financial Corporation
("ESB") (Nasdaq:ESBF) jointly announced today that they have executed a
definitive Agreement and Plan of Merger providing for the merger of ESB
with and into WesBanco.
BlackRock Advisors, LLC today announced that the reorganization of
BlackRock Dividend Income Trust (NYSE MKT:BQY) with and into BlackRock
Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust (NYSE:BDJ and, together with BQY, the
“Funds”) (the “Reorganization”) is effective as of the opening for
business of the New York Stock Exchange on December 8, 2014.
Herbalife (NYSE:HLF), a leading global nutrition company, recently
announced a $22,500 donation to the scholarship program SOMOS El Futuro,
which places Hispanic students in professional internships within the
New York state government to work on health, well-being and financial
literacy related issues.
Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTCT), an industry leader for advanced
network, application and service assurance solutions, announced today
that the Company has filed a preliminary Registration Statement on Form
S-4 and a preliminary Proxy Statement with the U.S. Securities and
Exchange Commission (SEC) in connection with its proposed acquisition of
the Communications business of Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR). While
this Registration Statement and Proxy Statement have not yet become
effective and the information contained therein is subject to change,
the filings collectively represent an important milestone in the process
of closing this transaction.
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By Chuck Jaffe, MarketWatch
In the absence of real news amid the holiday slowdown, the headlines today are going to be all about Dow 18,000 and Santa Claus rallying the market to record highs yet again as we close out 2014.
Nuveen Investments, a leading global provider of investment services to
institutions as well as individual investors, today announced the
optional redemption price payable on the MuniFund Term Preferred (MTP)
shares called for redemption by the Nuveen California AMT-Free Municipal
Income Fund (NYSE: NKX ). The fund will redeem all of its
outstanding MTP shares on December 29, 2014.
The Securities and Exchange Commission on Thursday suspended trade in four over-the-counter Ebola-related stocks: Bravo Enterprises (OGNG) , Immunotech Laboratories (IMMB) , Myriad Interactive Media and Wholehealth Products (GWPC) . The SEC cited a lack of publicly available information about the companies' operations.
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - January 07, 2015) - JetBlue Airways (NASDAQ: JBLU), New York's Hometown Airline™, today announces the appointment of Tony Lowery as the carrier's new Vice President, Technical Operations.
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