Transgenomic, Inc. (NASDAQ: TBIO) , a global biotechnology company
advancing personalized medicine in cardiology, oncology, and inherited
diseases through advanced diagnostic tests and clinical and research
services, today announced that the commercial launch of its Multiplexed
ICE COLD-PCR TM (MX-ICP) product line is scheduled in the
first quarter of 2015.
Wayfair Inc. (NYSE:W), one of the world’s largest online destinations
for home furnishings and décor, today announced a partnership with
Sherwin-Williams, the nation’s largest specialty retailer of paint and
painting supplies, to integrate color matching and inspiration
throughout the Wayfair.com shopping experience.
The Western Union Company (NYSE: WU), a leader in global payment
services, today announced it will launch international direct to bank
money transfers to Mexico from the United States via the Grupo
Financiero Banorte’s UniTeller network.
Hecla Mining Company ( NYSE:HL )
today announced preliminary production results¹ for the fourth quarter
and full year 2014, with strong performance from all three mines and the
Company exceeding annual gold and silver production guidance.
Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC):
Continued strong financial results:
◦ Full year 2014:
◦ Fourth quarter 2014:
▪ Net income of $5.7 billion, up 2 percent from fourth quarter 2013
▪ Diluted EPS of $1.02, up 2 percent
▪ Revenue of $21.4 billion, up 4 percent
▪ PTPP 1 of $8.8 billion, up 3 percent
▪ ROA of 1.36 percent and ROE of 12.84 percent
▪ Strong loan and deposit growth:
◦ Total average loans of $849.4 billion, up $36.1 billion, or 4 percent,
from fourth quarter 2013
▪ Quarter-end loans of $862.6 billion, up $40.3 billion, or 5 percent
▪ Quarter-end core loans of $801.8 billion, up $60.3 billion, or 8
◦ Total average deposits of $1.1 trillion, up $89.4
VTS (formerly View The Space) the leading commercial real estate asset
management and leasing platform announced today a $3.3M strategic
investment from real estate private equity funds managed by Blackstone
(NYSE:BX). The partnership will provide VTS with ongoing support and
expertise from Blackstone’s Real Estate and Innovations teams, and
Blackstone intends to migrate its office assets onto the VTS platform,
further solidifying the company's position as the market standard for
tracking real-time leasing data and portfolio performance.
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch
Retail sales ahead; Copper plunges on World Bank view
MADRID (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures accelerated Wednesday, as investors fretted about a downbeat World Bank global-growth forecast and deepening losses for commodities.
By Ilan Brat and Sarah Nassauer
Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. suspended sales of pork at about a third of its more than 1,700 restaurants after finding an important supplier didn't comply with its animal-welfare standards, a spokesman said Tuesday.
By Carla Mozee, MarketWatch
Tesco upgraded to outperform
LONDON (MarketWatch) -- U.K. stocks dropped sharply Wednesday, led by a slide in mining stocks as copper prices tumbled and the World Bank downgraded its forecast for global growth.
PAR Springer-Miller Systems, Inc. (PSMS) — a wholly owned subsidiary of
PAR Technology Corporation (NYSE:PAR) and the leading provider of next
generation cloud-based hospitality management systems, today announces
that Kennebunkport Resort Collection has chosen ATRIO PMS as its cloud
property management system and Duetto’s Revenue Strategy Solutions for
revenue management for its collection of eight properties in
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